Game of the Day: Detroit Tigers shut out Royals to advance to 1984 World Series (VIDEO)

Since the Detroit Tigers are the talk of the town with their drafting of Arizona State phenom Spencer Torkelson, it’s only fitting that they’re featured in our Game of the Day! We’re throwing it back to the legendary 1984 season, and the clinching game of the American League Championship Series at Tiger Stadium. Detroit advanced … Read more

Greatest games ever played at Tiger Stadium [Video]

From 1912-1999, Tiger Stadium was the home of the Detroit Tigers. During those years, Tigers fans cheered (and sometimes booed) their way through 6,873 home games. Here is a video where current Tigers play-by-play announcer Matt Shepherd remembers some of the greatest games ever to be played at the ‘The Corner.” The video was played … Read more

WATCH: A tribute to Tiger Stadium

The old corner. The cathedral to baseball fans from Detroit. Tiger Stadium. Growing up a Tigers fan you know of the old white box of a stadium that was situated on the corner of Michigan and Trumbull. Even with obstructed views from the beams that held the roof up, no other stadium quite had the romance of Tigers Stadium. Sure, the new parks are flashy and updated; but Tigers Stadium was baseball.

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The corner saw the likes of Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Ted Williams, Al Kaline, Hammerin’ Hank Greenberg, and a slew of other greats. Watch below as tribute is paid to the stadium, the greats who have dug cleats into its grass, and even a broadcaster who made some pretty memorable calls.


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Justin Verlander and Kate Upton reveal secret on Jimmy Fallon Show

Heading into the 2017 Major League Baseball season, Justin Verlander‘s goal, like any other year, was to win the World Series. Well, that’s exactly what he accomplished, except it was not with the team he started the season with.

With the Detroit Tigers out of the playoff hunt, they decided to try and trade Verlander to a contender before the MLB trade deadline. The only problem was that JV had a full no-trade clause in his contract which meant he could veto any potential deal the Tigers wanted to make unless he signed off. 40 minutes before the stroke of midnight, Verlander agreed to be dealt to the Houston Astros for a trio of minor league prospects.

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New Sports Complex Construction at Michigan and Trumbull

A plan for new construction at the former location of Tiger Stadium has apparently been finalized. Combining funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and private donations, an athletic complex is planned to be built at the corner of Michigan and Trumbull Avenue. Lynn Henning reports in the Detroit News that with synthetic … Read more

Developers planning a Tiger Stadium replica

How would you like to watch your kid play at Tiger Stadium? What about watching your young athlete take the mound at Wrigley Field, Busch Stadium, and Fenway Park all in the same weekend? If a development company has their way, it’s a definite possibility, on a smaller scale of course. Developers in the southwest … Read more