Tigers All-Decade Series: 1980s

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Tigers’ greatest double-play combo, Alan Trammell and Lou Whitaker

The Tigers achieved their fourth World Series championship in 1984 against the San Diego Padres. The “Roar of ’84” had a stellar group of players that are still held dearly in Detroit today. The 1984 World Championship remains the most recent championship for the Tigers, having failed to win it again in 31 years and counting. Continue reading

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Diamondbacks All-Decade Team: 1990s & 2000s

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For my first All-Decade post, I thought it would be best to write about my new hometown team (though NOT my favorite team…). The Arizona Diamondbacks started their first season in 1998, so instead of just writing about two years of baseball, I’m going to merge the 1990s and 2000s together in this post. Yes, I’m cheating right out of the gate, but you should really be pointing fingers at the Diamondbacks for starting their franchise at such an awkward time.

So here we go…

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