WATCH: Tigers raise “Mr. I” flag prior to first Grapefruit League game

On Friday, prior to the Detroit Tigers first Grapefruit League matchup of Spring Training, the team took the field and honored Mike Ilitch by raising a “Mr. I” flag at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, FL.

The team also honored Ilitch by revealing a “Mr. I” insignia near the on-deck circle.

Earlier on Friday, the Tigers tweeted out a photo of the “Mr. I” patches they will wear on their jerseys.

Written by Don Drysdale

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