Report: Detroit Tigers fire 3 employees for drinking beer, fuels belief Ilitch Holdings is cleaning house

According to a report from Anthony Fenech, the Detroit Tigers fired three employees on Monday for drinking. Fenech tweeted out that the employees were caught drinking beer in the parking lot after a recent mask-making shift. He added that this development further fuels employee’s beliefs that Ilitch Holdings is trying to save cash by firing … Read more

It’s past time for the Detroit Red Wings to retire Sergei Fedorov’s No. 91

The Detroit Red Wings are nearly halfway through their third season of play at the new Little Caesars Arena, but the venue isn’t complete. Sergei Fedorov’s famous number 91 needs to be raised to the rafters. The Red Wings seemingly adopted Fedorov when they helped him secretly defect from the Soviet Union in 1990. For … Read more

VIDEO: Tigers pay tribute to Mike Ilitch before home opener

Detroit Red Wings and Tigers owner, Mike Ilitch, passed away this past February at the age of 87.

The Tigers unveiled a “Mr. I” logo on the infield grass on the third-base side of home plate. Additionally, the outfield grass was cut with a special “Mr. I” design in center field.

Before the Tigers played their first home game of the 2017 season against the Boston Red Sox, the team paid tribute to their late owner with a special video as members of the Ilitch family looked on.

Miguel Cabrera talks Ilitch, milestones, Tigers’ title chances and boxing in the off-season

Spring Training is underway in Lakeland, Florida, and no one seems to be more excited than Miguel Cabrera. This year marks Cabrera’s tenth Spring Training with the Detroit Tigers and he sat down with the Detroit News’ Chris McCosky to talk about a few things: Mr. Ilitch’s passing, the window of contention for the Tigers, his off-season workouts, … Read more