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DETROIT, MI - JUNE 17: Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with teammate Miguel Cabrera #24 after scoring on a sacrifice fly to center field by Victor Martinez (not pictured) in the fifth inning of the game against the Baltimore Orioles at Comerica Park on June 17, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Is Austin Jackson The MVP Of The Tigers Right Now?

Miguel Cabrera is the unquestioned best hitter in baseball, but Austin Jackson is more valuable to the Tigers right now.

97.1 The Ticket–06/19/2013

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LeBron Answers Critics In Game 4

Miami Heat superstar and NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James looked like a shell of himself in Game 3 of the 2013 NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs. He promised he would play better in Game 4 and just like the mailman, he delivered.

06/14/2013

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Sports Verdict: Most Impressive Start To The Season? Mariano Rivera Vs. Miguel Cabrera

Two of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.

05/16/2013

LeBron James (Credit: Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron James ‘Humbled’ To Become 4-Time NBA MVP

LeBron James says he’s humbled to keep the company he will join by winning the NBA’s Most Valuable Player award for a fourth time.

97.1 The Ticket–05/04/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 28: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers get walked by Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers in the first inning during Game Four of the Major League Baseball World Series at Comerica Park on October 28, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Cabrera Wins MVP – Old School Beats New School

In a debate that sometimes got more heated than Barack Obama vs. Mitt Romney, Miguel Cabrera won the AL MVP tonight.

97.1 The Ticket–11/15/2012

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 28: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with teammate Austin Jackson #14 after hitting a two run home run against Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants in the third inning during Game Four of the Major League Baseball World Series at Comerica Park on October 28, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Cabrera A Fan Favorite In Venezuela

Even before Miguel Cabrera made the major leagues, coaches and scouts in Venezuela were predicting he would be a big star.

97.1 The Ticket–11/15/2012

Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Jim Leyland: Miguel Cabrera Is The MVP Right Now

“If the voting was today, Miggy is the MVP,” Leyland said. “However, he could run into one of the wonder boy stories. You know, young kid, 20 years old. Everyone gets excited about that.”

97.1 The Ticket–08/09/2012

Justin Verlander pitches against the New York Yankees on during Game One of the American League Division Series at Yankee Stadium on September 30, 2011.  (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Justin Verlander Wins The AL MVP Award

Detroit’s Justin Verlander has become the first starting pitcher in a quarter-century to win a Most Valuable Player award, adding it to his Cy Young Award in a rare double dip.

97.1 The Ticket–11/21/2011

Justin Verlander - Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Verlander Unanimously Wins Cy Young; Is MVP Next?

Justin Verlander was ready to jump into the debate.

97.1 The Ticket–11/16/2011

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Jeff Riger: Where Does Verlander Rank In Single Season Greatness?

In no particular order, I have listed the top three all-time greatest single season performances seen in my lifetime.

97.1 The Ticket–11/15/2011

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