Al Kaline

DETROIT - 1989: A general view from the street of Tiger Stadium circa 1989 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Bill McAllister: Nothing But Green

Sunday August 2nd, 1970 was a long time ago, so long in fact, I hadn’t entered the 2nd grade yet. But, it’s a date I will always remember, my very first Tigers game.

97.1 The Ticket–08/02/2015

NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue with Denny McLain and Al Kaline before a Salute to Detroit black-tie dinner kicking off Super Bowl XL at the Fox Theater in Detroit, Michigan on January 30, 2006.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association Brings Legends For Youth Baseball Clinic

Then the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association will be hosting a “Swing with the Legends” celebrity golf tournament featuring Hall of Famers, former MLB All-Stars, and other alumni. The tournament will take place on Monday, July 22nd, 2013.

97.1 The Ticket–07/22/2013

COOPERSTOWN, NY - JULY 22: Hall of Famer Al Kaline is introduced at Clark Sports Center during the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony on July 22, 2012 in Cooperstown, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Tigers To Honor ’68 Team As Part Of 2013 Special Events Lineup

The Detroit Tigers today announced their 2013 lineup of special events that will include a tribute to the 1968 World Championship team on Saturday, May 25.

97.1 The Ticket–02/28/2013


Mount Rushmore Of Listener’s Favorite Detroit Tigers Players

On the Friday edition of the Stoney and Bill show listeners voted for their Mount Rushmore of Favorite Detroit Tigers player’s of all-time.

97.1 The Ticket–10/05/2012

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 14: Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim reacts after striking out in the ninth-inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on July 14, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City. Yankees defeated the Angels 5-3. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Al Kaline Compares Mike Trout To Mickey Mantle

Young players are often compared to all-time greats when they’re brought up, although most of the time it’s from fans and media.

97.1 The Ticket–07/17/2012

Al Kaline Interview 11/04

MLB Hall of Famer and Detroit Tiger, Al Kaline joins WWJ Newsradio’s Greg Bowman on the live line to talk more about Former Detroit Tigers Manager Sparky Anderson.


Barely Alive

Greg Bowman It looks like Deja Vu all over again for the Tigers. For the fourth straight season, it appears the Tigers will collapse in the second half of the year. Even in 2006, when […]


Father's Day

  Father’s Day is here and I can’t help but connect old Tiger Stadium to the less acknowledged parental holiday.  Let’s face it, Mother’s Day always gets more hype.  When was the last time you and the sibs […]