I Am a Detroit Tigers Fan

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    I Remember Ernie

    There are few peaceful memories from my childhood, but the ones there are involve long car trips, baseball, and the soothing voice of Ernie Harwell.  I can remember being seven or eight years old, stretched out on the back seat of my dad's Thunderbird, driving to the apple...
    UFOsR4real UFOsR4real
    41-45, M
    May 6, 2010

    Although I miss Tiger Stadium .

    .. Comerica Park is just so much better :)
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Mar 17, 2016

    Fan From Birth

    My dad is the Detroit Tigers most loyal fan ever, and a good measure of it has rubbed off on me.  In years like 2006, when the Tigers shine, my Dad walks on sunshine.  But even in their worst seasons, he roots. roots. roots...  He's so crazy about the Tigers...
    cani cani
    36-40, F
    Feb 18, 2007

    Went to Detroit . . . On My Vacation!

    I get a lot of strange looks when I tell people that I went to Detroit on my vacation, but I don't care. It was 1999 and I was determined to see Tiger Stadium before they shut her down! My best friend and I went to a 3-game series with the Red Sox and had a blast. What a...
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    May 14, 2008

    58 Perfect 6-2-2010 (no Matter What Anybody Says)

    Armando Galarraga is not the best pitcher in baseball, is not the best pitcher the Tigers ever had.  But tonight he was.  It's too bad the umpire made a bad call on the last out of the game, on a play that Galarraga made himself at first base, thereby turning a history...
    UFOsR4real UFOsR4real
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jun 2, 2010
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