Tag Archives: Detroit Tigers

Justin V.

“When I came into baseball, I had one goal. The Hall of Fame.” Justin Verlander Justin Verlander was the Detroit Tigers first round┬ápick (second overall) in Baseball’s 2004 Amateur Draft. Verlander was the American League Rookie of the Year in … Continue reading

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Team & Sweet Lou

“I want to go into the Hall of Fame with Lou Whitaker.” Alan Trammel Shortstop Alan Trammel played his entire 19-year career with the Detroit Tigers. Second baseman Lou Whitaker played his entire 18-year career with the Tigers. Trammel rapped … Continue reading

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The Bird

“Mark Fidrych brought baseball back to the people. He made it popular again.” Willie Horton Mark Fidrych won the American League’s Rookie of the Year award in 1976. Fidrych was 19-9 for the Detroit Tigers that season. His 2.34 ERA … Continue reading

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