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Cass Tech students play ball at the old Tiger Stadium site. (credit: Sandra McNeil/WWJ)

Old Tiger Stadium Site Still Popular With Fans, In This Life And Beyond

“We’ve found bone fragments and ashes again and again…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2014

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Valvoline Instant Oil Change Contest

Register for your chance to win an autograph Victor Martinez baseball courtesy of Valvoline Instant Oil Change!

97.1 The Ticket–04/02/2014

Pitcher Joba Chamberlain, seen here as #62 of the New York Yankees, is a newly acquired Detroit Tiger who had Tommy John surgery in 2011. (Credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Study: MLB Pitchers Don’t Regain Performance Level After Tommy John Surgery

Researchers who analyzed stats for 168 MLB pitchers before and after getting Tommy John surgery found drops in three major pitching categories.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2014

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CBS Sports Radio Host John Feinstein On His Book ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

John Feinstein joined his partner Andrew Bogusch to discuss his latest behind-the-scenes look at the sport we love.

02/27/2014

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Exclusive Excerpt From John Feinstein’s ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein’s book, “Where Nobody Knows Your Name,” which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.

02/25/2014

SEATTLE, WA - APRIL 18:  Kyle Seager #15 of the Seattle Mariners scores on an RBI single by Endy Chavez against catcher Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers in the seventh inning at Safeco Field on April 18, 2013 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Baseball Set To Announce Plate-Collision Rule

Baseball’s new guidelines regarding home plate collisions will be released on Monday.

97.1 The Ticket–02/24/2014

MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 28: Tracy McGrady #1 of of the Detroit Pistons looks on during a game against the Miami Heat at American Airlines Arena on January 28, 2011 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Ex-NBA Star McGrady Tries Hand As Baseball Pitcher

Tracy McGrady wants to follow Michael Jordan’s path to the national pastime.

97.1 The Ticket–02/05/2014

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10 Sports Pilgrimages Every Guy Should Make Once In His Life

Which sports events are worth planning a vacation around? Check out these ten sports happenings every guy should make a trip for.

02/05/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 17: David Ross #3 of the Boston Red Sox is out at home by Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers in the second inning of Game Five of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 17, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Injuries, Losses Prompt MLB To Seek Collision Ban

Baseball officials are up front about this: They want to ban home-plate collisions to guard their investments.

97.1 The Ticket–12/12/2013

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Keidel: Redbirds Will Be Back In Catbird Seat

Despite your monolithic love for the Cardinals, no one was rooting for the Redbirds more than I was. Not only as a Yankees fan, but as a native New Yorker imbued with an epic allergy to all things New England, I am biologically skewed against the Red Sox.

11/01/2013

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