After a horrible road trip out west, the Detroit Tigers are back home for ten games. They opened up their home stand with a 5-3 win over the Kansas City Royals last night. Justin Verlander pitched well and Miguel Cabrera hit a critical home run to take the lead...
Visitors to Grand Rapids' John Ball Zoo will now be able to get up close and personal with some swimming tigers! (You'll be behind glass, it's totally safe.) The zoo unveiled new features of its Tigers of the Realm exhibit on Monday, including the River Realm and Tiger Trail.
I'm a Chicago White Sox fan living in Michigan. It's rough. I see about 35 games a year on TV when the Sox are on Channel 9 out of Chicago. Or on the rare occasion they play on ESPN. Most consistently, I can see my favorite team play 17 times a year. When they play the Tigers.
In more way than one! Normally on Fridays, a former Tigers great is at Fifth Third Ballpark, to sihn autographs and have fun with the fans. And tonight is no exception. Former Tiger great Glenn Wilson will be at the ballpark as the 'Caps take on Bowling Green!
Baseball season is in full swing--and look who is in first place? The Tigers AND Whitecaps! The 2 teams connected by affiliation are having some good success early on. In one department though, there is a clear cut winner.
So we all know the Whitecaps always love big and unique food items (the Back and the Fifth Third Burger are glowing examples) and now the higher up teams in the Tigers' food chain (pun intended) are following suit.