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The Detroit Tigers baseball team hails from Detroit, Michigan. The Detroit Tigers first took the field on April 25th, 1901, and this blue and orange team has been in existence for over 100 years. The Detroit Tigers as with any other baseball team has had their ups and downs. At one point the Detroit Tigers had a 23 year dry period. Since the Detroit Tigers entered the American League in 1901 they have participated ten times in the World Series and won about four of them. One such instance was in 2006 when Magglio Ordones had the biggest hit in 13 years and sent the Tigers to the World Series. He will retire in 2012 from his long Tiger history. Every team has had their own memories. With the Detroit Tigers it was Al Kaline, 'Stormin' Norman Cash, and Ty Cobb, making their mark in baseball history. The Detroit Tigers have had three players that have led this team in home runs, they are, Al Kaline 399.2, Norm Cash 373 and Hank Greenberg 306.
In the early years of baseball this Michigan team was known as the Detroit Wolverines in 1881 and the team was a member of the National League. Later on the University of Michigan became known as the Wolverines, taken from "the Wolverine State, (Michigan). The team disbanded in 1890 until 1896 when they were revived and became known as the Detroit Tigers.
The Detroit Tigers get ready for their season through training in Lakeland, Florida at Joker Merchant Stadium, so the Floridians, many of which are snowbirds from Michigan, get to see firsthand the Tigers in action. Many of these snowbirds will alert friends and family in Michigan to get their Detroit Tigers tickets for sale as soon as possible.
The 2011 win/loss season put the Detroit Tigers in fourth place in their division and overall in 17th. place. The last time that the Detroit Tigers won the World Series was in 1984. They did enter the World Series in 2006, but did not take the World Series. The current general managers for the Tigers are Jim Leyland, Lloyd McClendon and Dave Dombrowski.
One thing is for sure is that the Tigers always makes their games interesting and spectators never know what to expect, so one needs to get their Detroit Tigers tickets early in order to be assured a good seat. Why not even consider purchasing Detroit Tigers season tickets, and more save money.
Don't go another year and miss out seeing a Detroit Tigers game. It is possible to purchase Detroit Tigers tickets for sale cheap here, for this year and get great seats where one will not miss all the action of one of the most popular long running baseball teams in existence.