James Van Horn

Funeral service for James Van Horn. (WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

“Eat ‘Em Up Tigers Guy” Remembered In Detroit

Detroit Tigers’ fans stopped by to pay final respects to a Detroit icon killed in a hit-and-run crash.


James Van Horn is seen in a video clip. (Credit:

Eat ‘Em Up Tigers Guy, Dreadlock Mike Confirmed Dead

Officials have positively identified two well-known Detroit homeless men killed in a hit-and-run accident.


James Van Horn is seen in a video clip. (Credit:

Funds Being Raised To Bury Homeless, Iconic Detroiters

Those Detroiters are believed to be Detroit Tiger game icons — Eat ’em Up Tigers man James Van Horn and Dreadlock Mike.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2013