Stolen perfection lands Armando Galarraga a place in baseball history

Armando Galarraga

12 years ago today, on June 2nd, 2010, as 17,738 Detroit Tigers fans ascended onto Comerica Park for an early June game against a division rival, all were unaware of the drama that was about to unfold involving SP Armando Galarraga over the next hour and 44 minutes (Yes, 1 hour and 44 minutes!) What started … Read more

Former Tigers commentator Rod Allen has message for Detroit

Former Detroit Tigers color commentator Rod Allen has landed a new gig, joining the Miami Marlins as an analyst. Of course, he spent 21 years in the broadcast booth with the Tigers alongside Mario Impemba, which came to an end in the 2018 season following a physical altercation between the two; they were both promptly … Read more

Rumor includes Terry Foster and Rod Allen as possibilities to join Detroit sports show

According to a report from Tony Paul, there will be some shuffling going on this summer at Woodward Sports as host Sean Baligian will be leaving to take on a new role at WJR. Paul also noted that there are rumors that some notable names who could possibly join Woodward Sports include Rod Allen, Terry … Read more

Former Detroit Tigers announcer Rod Allen lands interview

Ever since Rod Allen was fired following an alleged altercation with his former Fox Sports Detroit partner Mario Impemba, some Detroit Tigers fans have been awaiting his return to Major League Baseball. According to Allen, he interviewed for a job with the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday but he did not land the job. “I … Read more

Texas Rangers announcer replicates Rod Allen’s ‘Second Deck’ call [Video]

Whether you loved him or hated him, former Detroit Tigers and Fox Sports Detroit color commentator Rod Allen once had what will always be one of the most hilarious calls in baseball history. The call came following a James McCann home run that traveled to the second deck in Minnesota against the Twins. The problem … Read more

Detroit Tigers broadcast team ripped hard in poll conducted by The Athletic

Detroit Tigers

Bring back Mario Impemba and Rod Allen!!! Those words have been uttered by quite a few people since Impemba and Allen were replaced by Matt Shepard, Jack Morris, and Kirk Gibson in the Detroit Tigers broadcast booth following an alleged booth altercation which may or may not have involved an argument over a chair. Well, … Read more

JUST IN: Mario Impemba says he ‘was robbed’ of proper goodbye to Tigers’ fans

This weekend, Mario Impemba is back at Comerica Park but this time, he is with the enemy. After spending nearly 17 years as the play-by-play man for the Detroit Tigers, Impemba was fired following a reported altercation with his then partner, Rod Allen. Embed from Getty Images On Friday night, the Tigers and Boston Red … Read more

LISTEN: Rod Allen starts new podcast; first guest is Alex Avila

Former Detroit Tigers player and television analyst Rod Allen has started his own ‘Gettin’ Bizzy with Rod Allen’ podcast and his first guest was former Tigers and current Arizona Diamondbacks catcher, Alex Avila. On the episode, Allen talked to Avila about “different pitchers he’s caught, his family background and growing up in baseball, the impact … Read more

BREAKING: Mario Impemba does first interview since altercation with Rod Allen

This week, news broke that former Detroit Tigers play-by-play man Mario Impemba had landed a job on the radio side for the Boston Red Sox. Embed from Getty Images In an interview with the Detroit News, Impemba talked about his opportunity with the Red Sox. “I’m excited. I always wanted to remain in the game, … Read more

Detroit Tigers’ new broadcast team revealed

According to a report from Lynn Henning of the Detroit News, Mario Impemba and Rod Allen have been replaced. Embed from Getty Images Henning is reporting that Matt Shepard will replace Impemba as the Detroit Tigers play-by-play man on Fox Sports Detroit while Kirk Gibson and Jack Morris will be analysts. Matt Shepard wins Tigers … Read more

Former Detroit Tigers’ announcer Rod Allen does sit down interview

Mario Impemba and Rod Allen. For a long time, neither of those two names could be said without mentioning the other as they worked together to call Detroit Tigers’ games for Fox Sports Detroit. Embed from Getty Images In fact, it is still almost impossible to mention one without the other but unfortunately, it’s for … Read more

REPORT: Detroit Tigers close to settling on TV analysts

According to a report from Lynn Henning, the Detroit Tigers are “close to settling” on their TV analysts for the 2019 season. Henning says the Tigers are close to settling on both Kirk Gibson and Jack Morris as their TV analysts on Fox Sports Detroit. Apparently, the Tigers are still trying to decide who will replace … Read more