WATCH: 1968 Detroit Tigers began the process of mending a broken city

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1967 was a devasting year for the city of Detroit. With riots plaguing the streets, armed guard lining the streets, and a martial-law-type rule governing the streets, the city was broken. When the 1968 baseball season rolled around, the Tigers kept winning. Their heroics on the field led to some healing off of it, as … Read more

Former Tigers outfielder Chet Lemon honored with Willie Horton Award

Former Detroit Tigers outfielder Chet Lemon was the recipient of the Willie Horton African-American Legacy Award this past Sunday afternoon at Comerica Park. The award honored Lemon’s contributions to the Tigers organization as a player and ambassador for the game. The #Tigers honored Chet Lemon with the Willie Horton African American Legacy Award during Negro Leagues Weekend: https://t.co/RP46zwoVsr … Read more

News and Notes: Tigers win, Kinsler scratched, Gose impresses

Keeping track of the Detroit Tigers and all of the spring training news from Florida here at Detroit Sports Nation. Check out all the latest happenings below.

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