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Detroit Tigers

Major League Baseball franchise in Detroit, Michigan

Detroit Tigers
Detroit Tigers

The Detroit Tigers are an American professional baseball team based in Detroit. The Tigers compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member of the American League (AL) Central Division. One of the AL's eight charter franchises, the club was founded in Detroit as a member of the minor league Western League in 1894 and is the only Western League team still in its original city. They are also the oldest continuous one name, one city franchise in the AL. Ty Cobb, who played his first season with Detroit in 1905, later became the first Tiger to be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936.

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Homes binned for ‘hip drop’

Sydney Morning Herald

Valentine Holmes was sent to the sin bin late in the first half of the Cowboys clash against the Tigers.

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