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Up For Bids: Signed Babe Ruth Baseball

There’s some baseball buzz surrounding this weekend’s 9th annual Rochester Hills spring antique and collectible auction slated for Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2013

Jackie Robinson.

#42 Jackie Robinson Remembered On Barrier Breaking Anniversary

It was on this day, April 15, 1947, when Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s color barrier.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 06:  Starting pitcher Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers throws a pitch against the Oakland Athletics during Game One of the American League Divisional Series at Comerica Park on October 6, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Projecting Best Players In Baseball For 2013 Season

We’re but toenail-deep into the 2013 season, so let’s cast forward and rank players according to how they figure to stack up this year in terms of overall value.

97.1 The Ticket–04/10/2013

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Striped Suit Earns Jim Nelle The Title Of ‘Tiger Man’

Detroit Tigers fan Jim Nelle, 55, of Winterset Iowa and originally from Farmington Hills is known to fans as “Tiger Man” because of his Tiger striped suit.

CBS Detroit–04/06/2013

A detailed view of thrid base prior to the start of the opening day game in Detroit. (Credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Eat ‘Em Up Tigers! Baseball Season Officially Begins In Detroit

The moment Tigers fans have been waiting for all winter long has finally arrived: Opening Day in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2013

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Leach’s Lists: MLB 2013 Preview And Predictions

Two of the greatest words in the English language are about to be put in use……..Opening Day!

97.1 The Ticket–04/01/2013

Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers.  (File Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

$200 Million For Justin Verlander: Is He Worth It?

In the end, the Tigers didn’t really have much of a choice. They had to give their pitching ace Justin Verlander the richest contract ever awarded to a pitcher in Major League Baseball History. If they didn’t do it now, they faced the prospect of losing Verlander to free agency after next season, or being forced into a bidding war where they might have had to pay even more for him.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2013


Detroit Cass Tech Baseball/Softball Teams Get $10K

Comerica Bank is giving a $10,000 grant to the baseball and softball programs at Detroit Cass Technical High School.

97.1 The Ticket–03/27/2013

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Tiger Players Become Spectators As They View Classic Cars

Verlander, Cabrera and Fielder among those touring GM Heritage Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2013

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Suspect Sought In Latest Tigers Ticket Scam

Dearborn police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man wanted for selling fake post-season Detroit Tigers tickets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2012