Tigers will pay tribute to '68 World Series Champs

DETROIT (WXYZ) - Tigers will pay tribute to the 1968 World Series Championship team when they host the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park at 4:08 p.m. on Saturday, May 25.

According to the Tigers, fans should arrive to the ball park as soon as possible to soak in the pre-game festivities at 3:40 p.m.

Gates to Comerica Park are scheduled to open at 2 p.m.

The first 10,000 fans will receive a 1968 Tigers anniversary commemorative coin.

Here is a list of players and coaches that are scheduled to attend:

Wayne Comer – Outfielder #27
John Hiller – Lefthanded Pitcher #18
Al Kaline – Outfielder #6
Mickey Lolich – Lefthanded Pitcher #29
Tom Matchick – Infielder #2
Denny McLain – Righthanded Pitcher #17
Hal Naragon – Coach #52
Jim Price – Catcher #12
Mickey Stanley – Outfielder/Shortstop #24
Dick Tracewski – Infielder #44
Jon Warden – Lefthanded Pitcher #39
Don Wert – Third base #8
Daryl Patterson – Righthanded Pitcher #43
Ray Lane – Radio Broadcaster

 

 

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