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Manager Brad Ausmus #7 of the Detroit Tigers signals to the bullpen to make a pitching change, taking Anibal Sanchez #19 out of the game in the top of the ninth inning against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on May 28, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Athletics won the game on a three-run walk-off homer from Josh Donaldson in the bottom of the ninth inning. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Nathan Blows It In 9th As Tigers Lose 3-1 To A’s

When Joe Nathan was unable to close out Sanchez’s stellar start, the slumping Detroit Tigers were dealt yet another loss.

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2014

Rajai Davis #20 of the Detroit Tigers steals third base beating Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics to the bag in the top of the eighth inning at O.co Coliseum on May 27, 2014 in Oakland, California. Davis would later score the go-ahead run making the score 6-5. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Tigers Nip Athletics 6-5

Tigers manager Brad Ausmus just hopes it’s the spark to pull his slumping team out of its two-week funk.

97.1 The Ticket–05/28/2014

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Oddest Sports Memorabilia For Sale

What is the oddest piece of memorabilia you own?

97.1 The Ticket–05/19/2014

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8 Annoying Sports Traditions

Who doesn’t get a tear in their eye at the thought of Notre Dame football players hitting the “Play Like A Champion Today” sign on their way out onto the field? But some sports traditions have gone rogue and are way over played. Here are some that have gotten so out of control – they’re downright annoying.

05/16/2014

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Ultimate Guide To Your Summer Road Trip

Make the most of your summer with this ultimate guide to road trips.

05/09/2014

Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons shoots against Miles Plumlee #22 of the Phoenix Suns on March 21, 2014 at U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. (Credit: Barry Gossage/NBAE via Getty Images)

Suns Hand Pistons Their 12th Straight Loss On The Road

Rodney Stuckey scored 23 and Andre Drummond had 13 points and 16 rebounds for the Pistons in their fourth overall loss and 12th straight on the road.

03/22/2014

Daniel Alfredsson #11 of the Detroit Red Wings scores the game winning goal in overtime and celebrates with his teammates during the game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Joe Louis Arena on March 20, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Penguins 5-4 in overtime. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Red Wings Beat Penguins 5-4 At End Of OT

Daniel Alfredsson was credited with his second goal of the game with a fraction of a second left in overtime, lifting Detroit to 5-4 win over Pittsburgh on Thursday night.

97.1 The Ticket–03/21/2014

Members of the Detroit Pistons get direction against the Denver Nuggets on March 19, 2014 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. (Credit: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Shut Down Pistons 118-109

Greg Monroe scored 22 points to lead the Pistons, who lost their 11th in a row on the road.

97.1 The Ticket–03/20/2014

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Michigan AG Announces Charges Against 3 Dearborn Men For Racketeering

Fraser police uncovered an illegal sports gambling operation and now the state attorney general’s office is announcing charges against three Dearborn men.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2014

Jonas Valanciunas #17 of the Toronto Raptors shoots against the Detroit Pistons on March 12, 2014 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Ron Turenne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Raptors Beat Pistons 101-87

The Raptors handed Detroit its 10th straight road defeat, beating the Pistons 101-87.

97.1 The Ticket–03/13/2014

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