Welcome to The Detroit Tigers Podcast. This is Episode #117 a 58-minute podcast about the Detroit Tigers recorded live from Scottsdale, Ariz., and Asheville, N.C.
In this episode we touch on:
- Rick Porcello on the trading block?
- The All-Star Game
- Jim Leyland says the Tigers want a reliever.
- George Steinbrenner‘s passing. Would Mike Ilitch be the kind of owner he is, if not for Steinbrenner?
- Cliff Lee traded to Rangers. Relief over him not going to Twins?
…and much more.
Links to articles and items referenced in this episode:
- The New York Times‘ Dave Anderson on Steinbrenner’s firing of Dick Howser in 1980.
- Anderson’s column from Tuesday on Steinbrenner’s death.
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Theme music for the podcast produced by Paul Minshall.
The Detroit Tigers Podcast is not affiliated in any way with the Detroit Tigers Baseball Club or Major League Baseball.