Thursday, October 25, 2012
This Friday, visit Meijer in Shelby Township for a chance to win a pair of tickets to see the Detroit Tigers in the World Series.
Couldn't get tickets for the World Series? No worries, there's still hope. Meijer is teaming up with Major League Baseball to give away a pair of free tickets to the 2012 MLB World Series Friday. Just show up to the Detroit Tigers Tailgate Pep Rally celebration from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Meijer in Shelby Township, located at 15055 Hall Rd, for a chance to win. In celebration of the World Series, Meijer customers are invited to enjoy free hot dogs, games, giveaways, and prizes that include Detroit Tigers officially authenticated game-used items. Coupons for MLB merchandise will also be handed out. One lucky fan will walk away from the pep rally two World Series tickets richer. Tigers fans are welcome to eat, celebrate and share their hopes for…
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Patch asks Tigers expert and Fox Sports Detroit baseball announcer Mario Impemba to weigh in on the team's rocky regular season and its playoff quest.
The roar of Detroit Tigers fans will be heard throughout Metro Detroit this weekend as the team enters the American League Division Series against the Oakland A's. As Fox Sports Detroit's voice for the Detroit Tigers, baseball announcer Mario Impemba has been with the team since the first pitch of the regular season. Patch reached out to the Macomb Township resident and ultimate Tigers fan to get his take on the team's rather rocky season, Miguel Cabrera's Triple Crown and the spirit of fans who are holding their breath and crossing their fingers for a World Series appearance. Patch: How does this season compare to last season? Impemba: Last season the Tigers took control of the division much earlier. This year the race went to the final…
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Rumors of Tigers' Justin Verlander and Supermodel Kate Upton's budding romance continues to spread after the two were spotted together at Coyote Joe's on Thursday, according to CBS Detroit.
Employees at Coyote Joe's confirmed to CBS Detroit that Tigers' pitcher Justin Verlander was spotted with supermodel Kate Upton Thursday at the Shelby Township bar on 22 Mile and Ryan roads. The article states that the two looked "very chummy" and were "hanging all over each other" at Coyote Joe's after attending an Aerosmith concert earlier that evening, CBS Detroit reported. The spotting has fueled rumors—and lots of talk on sports radio—that the two may be dating after Upton, a Michigan native, was also seen dancing at a Tigers game in Verlander's suite at Comerica Park Friday. It's even attracted attention at the All-Star Game in Kansas City, where Verlander is expected to start for the American League on Tuesday night. It's unclear if…
Friday, January 21, 2011
Baseball team's two-day tour stopped at Walton Boulevard McDonald's and Oakland University this afternoon.
About 250 fans excited for the warmer days of baseball gathered at Oakland University's O'Rena this afternoon as the Tigers Winter Caravan brought players to town. The OU dance team, cheerleaders and pep band rallied the crowd as Tigers mascot Paws and a crew of players marched in shortly before 2 p.m. today. At the nearby McDonald's on Walton Boulevard, players Magglio Ordonez and Jose Valverde worked the drive-thru as fans cheered. The two stops in Rochester Hills were part of the team's two-day tour of the state.