Bless You Boys: The Tigers Last Title

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When it comes to the Detroit Tigers, there is one phrase that just about every fan recognizes and relates to the team. Some recognize the phrase because they lived through it and others because of stories they’ve been told.

How Jack Morris and Mark Fidrych Will Always be Linked.

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Tigers fans often wonder how great Mark Fidrych might have been had injuries not derailed his short-lived career.
Fidrych steamrolled baseball in 1976, winning 19 games and led the American League in ERA at 2.34.  But in 1977, the phenom’s road to greatness hit a road bump that would eventually lead to the end of his once promising career.

Tiger Stadium Never Could Hold Willie Horton

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Long before Willie Horton became a leader both on and off the field for the Detroit Tigers, the eventual four-time All-Star was making his mark on the high school and sandlot fields of Detroit. He was known as “Willie the Wonder” as a youth.