World Series

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 08: Santiago Casilla #46 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Colorado Rockies in the seventh inning at AT&T Park on April 8, 2013 in San Francisco, California. The Giants won the game 4-2. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

No World Series Winner Has Ever Traded For A Closer During The Season

The Tigers need to find a closer. This much is agreed upon. Where to find that closer?

97.1 The Ticket–06/15/2013

Manager Jim Leyland (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Tigers Ready To Embrace Pressure

For a second straight year, Jim Leyland and the Detroit Tigers enter the season with sky-high expectations.

97.1 The Ticket–03/27/2013

Dave Bing (Credit: Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Detroit Mayor To Make Good On World Series Bet

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing says he plans to make good on his World Series wager by visiting San Francisco next week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2012

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 30: Torii Hunter #48 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a two run double to take the lead against the Texas Rangers in game one of the double header at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on September 30, 2012 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Tigers And Rangers Both Want Hunter

As he approached free agency, Torii Hunter said he wanted to find a team that could finally get him to the World Series.

97.1 The Ticket–11/12/2012

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 28: Jim Leyland #10 of the Detroit Tigers and Third Base Coach Gene Lamont #22 looks on from the dugout against the San Francisco Giants 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)

Three Main Reasons The San Francisco Giants Swept The Detroit Tigers In The World Series

Great pitching. The Giants starters, bullpen and closer were amazing in this series.

97.1 The Ticket–11/01/2012


Free Doritos Locos Tacos At Taco Bell On Tuesday

Millions of people across the U.S. are expected to “Live Más” on Tuesday when they claim their free Doritos Locos Taco from Taco Bell between 2 and 6 p.m.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2012

Omar Infante #4 of the Detroit Tigers gets assisted by the team trainer Kevin Rand and manager Jim Leyland #10 after being hit by a pitch from Santiago Casilla of San Francisco Giants. (Getty Images/Ezra Shaw)

World Series Ratings: Eyes Of The World Not On Tigers, Giants

Comparatively, the 1968 World Series, where the Tigers beat the St. Louis Cardinals, drew 27.5 million viewers to game four, according to Nielsen, back in a time when the United States had 100 million fewer people.

CBS Detroit–10/29/2012

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Tigers Vs. Giants: Five Things You Didn’t Know From Game 4 Of The World Series

Game 4 was the most exciting game of the World Series – a back-and-forth affair that took 10 innings to decide. In the end, though, the result was the same: a Giants victory. Here are five things you didn’t know about the game.


Justin Verlander (Getty Images/Jamie Squire)

Verlander Says World Series Losses Get Harder

“I don’t think you can ever say, ‘I’ve been through this before, it’s easier this time,’ he said. “If anything, it’s a little more difficult.”


Prince Fielder (Sandra McNeill)

Prince Fielder On World Series Loss: ‘It’s Not That Bad’

Prince Fielder kept up his usual good spirits after the Tigers were swept in four World Series games by the San Francisco Giants.

CBS Detroit–10/29/2012




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