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(credit: Detroit Coney Food Truck)

‘Detroit Coney’ A Hit In Kansas City

“We couldn’t find coneys anywhere,” says Stephanie Tyler, who founded a food truck with two friends.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/21/2014

Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland #10 makes the pitching change replacing Jose Alvarez #52 in the fifth inning during the second game of the doubleheader against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park on August 16, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Royals Blank Tigers For Sweep Of Doubleheader

James Shields allowed three hits in seven scoreless innings and was part of a combined four-hit shutout in Kansas City’s 3-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night to give the Royals a sweep of a day-night doubleheader.

97.1 The Ticket–08/16/2013

Prince Fielder  of the Detroit Tigers looks back toward the field after being tagged out in a rundown during the 1st inning of the game at Kauffman Stadium on July 20, 2013. (Getty Images/Jamie Squire)

Royals Edge Tigers 6-5

Verlander (10-7) had not lost to the Royals since Sept. 9, 2009, but gave up six runs, five earned, on eight hits and four walks in 5 2-3 innings.

97.1 The Ticket–07/20/2013

Alex Gordon #4 of the Kansas City Royals slides into second past Omar Infante #4 of the Detroit Tigers for a steal in the first inning at Kauffman Stadium on June 11, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Tigers 3, Royals 2

Scherzer became the first Tigers starter to begin the season 9-0 since Vern Kennedy in 1938 by pitching seven sharp innings.

97.1 The Ticket–06/11/2013

Starting pitcher Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers talks with Alex Avila #13 after giving up a RBI single to Lorenzo Cain of the Kansas City Royals in the third inning. (Getty Images/

Royals 3, Tigers 2

Guthrie (7-3) limited the Tigers to a two-run homer by Miguel Cabrera in 6 1-3 innings in helping the Royals to extend their longest winning streak since they won seven straight in September 2011.

97.1 The Ticket–06/10/2013

Prince Fielder at the Home Run Derby. (WWJ/Dilip Vishwanat)

Fielder Goes Deep At The Home Run Derby

Detroit’s Prince Fielder became only the second player to win multiple titles in the All-Star Home Run Derby.

97.1 The Ticket–07/09/2012

Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers. (File photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Tigers Top Royals 8-7

The Royals rallied in the ninth inning but the Detroit Tigers hold on to beat Kansas City 8-7 on Saturday.

97.1 The Ticket–07/07/2012

Miguel Cabrera is congratulated by teammates after scoring RBI. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Wallop Royals 9-3

A five-run first inning set the tone for the Detroit Tigers beating the Kansas City Royals 9-3 on Tuesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–05/01/2012

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Ex-Head Of Downgraded KC Schools Defends Record

The new chancellor of Michigan’s Education Achievement Authority is defending his record in the Kansas City School District after Missouri education officials revoked the district’s accreditation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2011

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Former District Led By Mich. Education Chancellor Loses Accreditation

The man hired to turn around Michigan’s lowest-performing schools once led a district that wound up losing its accreditation Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2011