It took all of the second day in Cooperstown to make it through the balance of the Museum – and it did not disappoint. There’s so much I could write about but I think the photos I posted on TigersHistory.com tell the tale more vividly. Yet, one dimension in particular stands out and deserves a […]
Listen to George Kell call the Tigers’ last division-clinching win.
The Tigers make their first visit of the year to Chicago which typically means nothing but anguish. Not this weekend. Detroit’s recent good fortune against the Sox continues. (Right?) Here’s a terrific piece about Sparky Anderson from someone who knew him in his southern California community for 40 years. Out here in Phoenix, there’s some […]
No Tigers baseball for a week, how are you managing? Here in Phoenix we’re prepping for another season of Arizona Fall League action. (More on that later.) In the meantime, here are some odds and ends from the last week: If you’re still coming to grips with the notion of Brandon Inge and Jhonny Peralta […]
Tigers’ Record: 68-70, 3rd Place; 13 GB Today’s Results White Sox 5 – Tigers 4 (10 innings) W: Chris Sale (1-1) L: Jose Valverde (2-4) HR: Don Kelly (6) Yesterday’s Results Royals 2 – Tigers 1 W: Kyle Davies (7-9) L: Brad Thomas (5-2) HR: Casper Wells (2) Tigers History Lesson On this Date in […]
Here’s the final clip from the Tigers clubhouse after clinching the 1968 pennant. This one features George Kell interviewing Tigers owner John Fetzer. Here’s clip one and here’s clip two.
Here’s the second installment, starting with George Kell’s interview with Al Kaline, who scored the pennant-winning run. Ten years later, Kell and Kaline would be paired up in the Tigers’ TV booth. Later, Kell and sidekick Larry Osterman talk to Dick Tracewski and Jim Price. Here’s part one.
In honor of George Kell’s birthday, here’s some terrific video from the Tigers’ clubhouse after they clinched the American League pennant in 1968. This is the first of three installments — the others to follow.
Tigers’ Record: 41-35, 2nd place; 1/2-game behind Minnesota Today’s Game Tigers @ Twins | 1:10 p.m. ET – Target Field | On the air: FSD/AM 1270 and 97.1 FM Pitching Matchup Andy Oliver (0-1, 3.00 ERA) vs. Kevin Slowey (7-5, 4.79 ERA) Yesterday’s Results Twins 11 – Tigers 4 W: Nick Blackburn (7-5) L: Armando […]
Tigers’ Record: 27-25, 2nd place; 3.5 GB Minnesota Today’s Game Tigers vs. Indians | 1:05 p.m. ET – Comerica Park | On the air: FSD/AM 1270 and 97.1 FM Pitching Matchup Rick Porcello (4-5, 5.27 ERA) vs. LHP David Huff (2-6, 5.54 ERA) Yesterday’s Results Tigers 3 – Indians 0 W: Armando Galarraga (2-1) L: […]