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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 14: Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees reacts after he struck out in the fourth inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Yankee Stadium on October 14, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

A-Rod Sues MLB, Union To Overturn Drug Ban

Alex Rodriguez has sued Major League Baseball and its players’ union, seeking to overturn a season-long suspension imposed by an arbitrator who ruled there was “clear and convincing evidence” he used three banned substances and twice tried to obstruct the sport’s drug investigation.

97.1 The Ticket–01/13/2014

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Five Sporting Events Worth Traveling For

Some of the best American sporting events worth traveling for are the Daytona 500, the Masters Tournament, the Super Bowl the U.S. Open and the World Series.


SEATTLE, WA - APRIL 17:  Justin Smoak #17 of the Seattle Mariners is tagged out at home for the final out as catcher Brayan Pena #55 of the Detroit Tigers displays the ball to the umpire after a collision in the fourteenth inning at Safeco Field on April 17, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. The Tigers defeated the Mariners 2-1.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Preview Of The New MLB Collision Rule

Major League Baseball has announced a proposal to eliminate the home plate collision as part of a plan to make the game safer for catchers and base runners.

97.1 The Ticket–12/12/2013

DETROIT, MI - JULY 11:  Brayan Pena #55 of the Detroit Tigers tags out Conor Gillaspie #12 of the Chicago White Sox at home plate trying to score from third base on a hit by Gordon Beckham in the ninth inning at Comerica Park on July 11, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Clean Plate: MLB Intends To Ban Collisions At Home

Major League Baseball said Wednesday it intends to eliminate home plate collisions by 2015 at the latest.

97.1 The Ticket–12/12/2013

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 30:  Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers bats during the game against the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California. The Dodgers won the game 6-1. (Photo by Paul Spinelli/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

Morosi: Tigers A Long-Shot Candidate For Outfielder Matt Kemp

In 2011, Kemp hit .324 with 39 home runs and 126 RBIs.

CBS Detroit–12/11/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 19:  Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during Game Six of the American League Championship Series against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on October 19, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Red Sox defeated the Tigers 5-2 to clinch the ALCS in six games.  (Photo by Mark Cunningham/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

Report: Tigers Not Optimistic About Signing Scherzer But Not Trading Him

The Tigers hoped to sign an extension with Scherzer before free agency. It now looks like that may not happen.

CBS Detroit–12/11/2013

CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 23:  Rajai Davis #11 of the Toronto Blue Jays hits a single in the 8th inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on September 23, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox defeated the Blue Jays 3-2.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: Tigers Sign Outfielder Rajai Davis

Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski is at it again.

CBS Detroit–12/10/2013

Alex Rodriguez in studio with WFAN's Mike Francesa after walking out of MLB arbitration hearing. (Photo by Joe Cingrana/

Keidel: Unlucky No. 13 – Is A-Rod Telling The Truth?

Alex Rodriguez says he scoured the planet looking for “cutting edge” supplements, which miraculously led him to Miami. Alex must be the most unlucky athlete on earth, as his innocent quest for herbal truth landed him with Tony Galea and Tony Bosch.


Brad Ausmus #11 of the Houston Astros warms up on the field before the start of Game Four of the 2005 Major League Baseball World Series against the Chicago White Sox at Minute Maid Park on October 26, 2005 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

What Do Fans Think Of The New Tigers Manager?

“Catchers tend to be the smartest guy on the team, and know both the pitchers and hitters.”

CBS Detroit–11/04/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 16: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits a single in the second inning against the Boston Red Sox during Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 16, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Miguel Cabrera Explains Decision To Play Hurt, Prepares For Surgery

Miguel Cabrera will have surgery to repair his torn groin, and Cabrera talked to Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes about the impending procedure.

CBS Detroit–10/28/2013