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Musicians + Sports: Jason Aldean’s Baseball Dreams Hit U.S. Stadiums

For country music superstar Jason Aldean, it all comes down to the strategy of baseball and the pageantry of college football.


DETROIT, MI - MAY 25: Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus #7 walks back to the dugout after making a pitching change during the seventh inning of the game against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park on May 25, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

ESPN’s Keith Law Comes Down Hard On Ausmus, Calls His Remark ‘Nauseating,’ Apology ‘Doesn’t Unsay It’

He wrote that Ausmus’ remark showed a lack of empathy and that he does not know “what kind of psychopath you have to be to even think about joking about beating your wife.”

CBS Detroit–06/19/2014

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Musicians + Sports: American Authors on Baseball, the Red Sox and Kanye West’s Aquatic Calling

The breakout band riding high on the success of “Best Day of My Life” have few ideas of musicians who’d make great athletes, including Fall Out Boy drummer Andy Hurley.


CLEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 02: Delmon Young #15 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates with his teammates after hitting a solo home run in the third inning against Danny Salazar #31 of the Cleveland Indians during the American League Wild Card game at Progressive Field on October 2, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Valenti and Foster: Do You Consider MLB Wild Card Games Part Of The Playoffs?

“I can’t help thinking this is something that’s a great idea, but it’s difficult to execute,” Valenti said on his radio show Thursday. “It cheapens the postseason.”

97.1 The Ticket–10/03/2013

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Where Will Baseball’s Top Free Agents Land?

Regardless of one’s religious affiliation — or lack thereof — the end of each calendar year is synonymous with the exchange of prettily packaged presents.

97.1 The Ticket–11/22/2011

Lance Berkman #12 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a game-tying RBI single in the 10th inning to score Jon Jay #19 during Game Six of the MLB World Series against the Texas Rangers at Busch Stadium on October 27, 2011 in St Louis, Missouri. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Rangers vs. Cardinals: 8 Things You Didn’t Know About Game 6

Let’s take a behind-the-numbers look at the 2011 season’s dramatic penultimate contest.

97.1 The Ticket–10/28/2011

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Former Detroit Tiger Steve Boros Dies

Former Detroit Tigers third baseman Steve Boros, whose career as a player, coach, manager, scout and front office executive spanned more than 40 years, has died at 74.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2010

Bidding War For Gibby's World Series Bat

Bidding for the bat former Tiger Kirk Gibson used to hit an historic home run during the 1988 World Series has reached nearly 91 thousand dollars, with several days to go before the auction closes.