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Mike Valenti: Tigers Are Right To Pursue Closer Brian Wilson

“I think that because of all of the goofiness and the beard, that people forget about the numbers that he has put up,” Valenti said on his radio program Tuesday.

97.1 The Ticket–11/26/2013

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 29:  Joe Nathan #36 of the Texas Rangers throws against the Los Angeles Angels in the 9th inning at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on September 29, 2013 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Report: Tigers Want Joe Nathan Or Brian Wilson, Expect Drew Smyly To Be Starter

Just as they did during this season, the Detroit Tigers are trying to build a better bullpen.

CBS Detroit–11/13/2013

Joe Nathan #36 of the Minnesota Twins delivers a pitch against the Detroit Tigers in the ninth inning on July 23, 2011. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

POLL: Wilson Or Nathan As Tigers Closer?

Who do you see as the best option for the Detroit Tigers in the 2014 season as a closing pitcher

97.1 The Ticket–11/13/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 28: Brian Wilson of the San Francisco Giants celebrates after defeating the Detroit Tigers to win Game Four of the Major League Baseball World Series at Comerica Park on October 28, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The San Francisco Giants defeated the Detroit Tigers 4-3 in the tenth inning to win the World Series in 4 straight games. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Brian Wilson Moves Closer To Signing

Brian Wilson appears close to signing soon, and maybe a club that strikes out in the trade market will find satisfaction in the rare July free-agent market.

97.1 The Ticket–07/30/2013

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Beach Boys ‘Smile’ Wins Best Historical Album GRAMMY

Beach Boys fans had to wait decades for The Smile Sessions box set to be released. Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson, along with compilation co-producers Alan Boyd, Mark Linett and Dennis Wolfe and mastering engineer Mark […]



TTYM: Stephen A. Smith Said What?? And People Like Mike Vick

Stephen, Please! ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith came under fire Thursday for using a racial slur on Thursday’s edition of First Take.  The comment happened during a discussion of whether or not Kobe Bryant will play in […]


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You Decide: Who Has The Best Hair Of The World Series?

As the Tigers and Giants square off in the World Series — some key question come to mind. Who has the best hair? Who has the best beard / facial hair? It’s time to Pick-A-Side!

CBS Detroit–10/25/2012

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World Series Gets Awfully Hairy With Wild Beards

This is going to be a very hairy World Series.

97.1 The Ticket–10/24/2012

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 13: Jose Valverde #46 of the Detroit Tigers throws a pitch against the New York Yankees during Game One of the American League Championship Series at Yankee Stadium on October 13, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City, New York. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Valverde Hopes To Regain Role; Wilson Happy Rooting

Jose Valverde hopes to speed his way back into the closer role for the Detroit Tigers during the World Series.

97.1 The Ticket–10/24/2012

The 2011 ESPY Awards - Arrivals

Brian Wilson At The ESPY’s

What in the world was Brian Wilson wearing at last night’s ESPY’s? A spandex suit, that’s what!

97.1 The Ticket–07/14/2011