There’s some baseball buzz surrounding this weekend’s 9th annual Rochester Hills spring antique and collectible auction slated for Saturday.
It was on this day, April 15, 1947, when Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s color barrier.
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.
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.
The moment Tigers fans have been waiting for all winter long has finally arrived: Opening Day in Detroit.
Two of the greatest words in the English language are about to be put in use……..Opening Day!
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.
Comerica Bank is giving a $10,000 grant to the baseball and softball programs at Detroit Cass Technical High School.
Verlander, Cabrera and Fielder among those touring GM Heritage Center.
Dearborn police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man wanted for selling fake post-season Detroit Tigers tickets.