Magglio Ordonez

DETROIT - OCTOBER 14:  Magglio Ordonez #30 of the Detroit Tigers hits a three run home run against the Oakland Athletics to win Game Four of the American League Championship Series on October 14, 2006 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Athletics 6-3 to win the series.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Former Slugger Ordonez Elected Mayor In Venezuela

A year after retiring from baseball, former star Magglio Ordonez has been elected as the mayor of a city in his native Venezuela.

97.1 The Ticket–12/09/2013

Maggilo Ordonez and family. (WWJ: Beth Fisher)

Ordonez Makes Retirement Official

Ordonez also won the American League batting title in 2007, hitting .363 with 28 home runs, 54 doubles and 139 RBIs.

97.1 The Ticket–06/03/2012

Magglio Ordonez  warms up to bat against the Kansas City Royals. (File Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Magglio Ordonez To Retire

After spending the last 6 months without a team, former Detroit Tigers’ star Magglio Ordoñez will officially announce his retirement in a special pregame ceremony on Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2012

Magglio Ordonez  warms up to bat against the Kansas City Royals. (File Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Jeff Riger: How Will You Remember Maggs?

When Dave Dombrowski sat down with the media on Tuesday afternoon, he made no secret of the fact that Magglio Ordonez and Carlos Guillen will not be returning to Detroit.

97.1 The Ticket–11/02/2011

DETROIT, MI - MAY 04: Magglio Ordonez #30 of the Detroit Tigers hits a third inning home run while playing the New York Yankees at Comerica Park on May 4, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Tigers Don’t Expect To Have Ordonez, Guillen Back

Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski says it is highly unlikely free agents Magglio Ordonez and Carlos Guillen will be back next season.

97.1 The Ticket–11/01/2011

(Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Delmon Young Added To The ALCS Roster

Magglio Ordonez broke his right ankle during game 1 of the ALDS there was thought that Delmon Young could be added back onto the ALCS roster.

97.1 The Ticket–10/10/2011

Magglio Ordonez  warms up to bat against the Kansas City Royals. (File Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Leyland Upbeat Despite Loss Of Ordonez

Jim Leyland is a guy who likes challenges.

97.1 The Ticket–10/10/2011

Magglio Ordonez - Detroit Tigers (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images-File)

Ordonez Out For Rest Of Postseason Play

Magglio Ordonez will miss the rest of the postseason because of an ankle injury, the second Detroit Tigers outfielder out of the AL championship series.

97.1 The Ticket–10/09/2011

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 02: Magglio Ordonez #30 of the Detroit Tigers hits a single in the sixth inning of during Game Two of the American League Division Series against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on October 2, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Ordonez: ‘I Almost Hung It Up’

He’s not the focus of the Tiger lineup anymore. He’s not the Tigers’ MVP candidate, or even the second choice.

97.1 The Ticket–10/03/2011

Brandon Inge #15 of the Detroit Tigers rubs the dirt during the game against the Kansas City Royals on July 7, 2011. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Jeff Riger: Inge And Ordonez Defy All Odds!

In what could have been the best sports weekend of my adult life, I think it’s very important that the Tigers don’t get lost in the mix.

97.1 The Ticket–09/12/2011

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