No cheering in the press box still applies in retirement

What do you do now when you are watching a Tigers or Lions game with your friends and the home team does something well? Do you hug now during Covid-19 like you used to? Do you dish out high fives like you used to? Or do you do something else? We are supposed to socialContinue reading “No cheering in the press box still applies in retirement”

Detroit media giant Cliff Russell always believed in me

During my younger days I was playing in the media division of the Gus Macker basketball tournament at Eastern Michigan University and things were not going well. I’d just made the controversial decision to leave the Detroit Free Press for the Detroit News. I played on the News team and we were getting our buttsContinue reading “Detroit media giant Cliff Russell always believed in me”

JD Martinez a Tiger for life if Mike Ilitch were alive

The Tigers are telling people that they might not be able to afford slugger JD Martinez and may trade him before he becomes a free agent after the 2017 season. If Mike Ilitch were alive we would not hear such silly talk. JD would be part of the Tigers long-term future. Whether the moves wereContinue reading “JD Martinez a Tiger for life if Mike Ilitch were alive”