Play Ball! Tigers Open Vs. Red Sox

Thursday, April 5, 2012

Photo Courtesy of The Oakland Press

The Detroit Tigers open the 2012 regular season at Comerica Park Thursday against the Boston Red Sox. American League Cy Young and Most Valuable Player award winner Justin Verlander is scheduled to pitch for the Tigers, who are seeking to repeat as Central Division Champions. Dan Dickerson, the radio play-by-play announcer for the Tigers, spoke with WDET's Pat Batcheller about the team's chances of making the playoffs, and shares his favorite opening day memory--the first ball game played at Comerica Park in 2000.

To listen to this interview, click on the audio player above. Do you have a favorite Tigers memory? Share in the comments section below!

Photo Courtesy of the Oakland Press