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Volunteer group dedicated to restoring and maintaining Detroit's historic baseball fields.
Volunteer group dedicated to restoring and maintaining Detroit's historic baseball fields.

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The Baseball Reliquary's 2017 Shrine of the Eternals ceremony
2017 Shrine of the Eternals Keynote Address By Dave Mesrey Good afternoon. Great to be with you here at the Baseball Reliquary. As Terry Cannon knows, it’s a long way from Detroit to Pasadena. And what a long, strange trip it’s been. The game of baseball ca...
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The Georgia Peach, the Sultan of Swat & Detroit's 30th annual Babe Ruth Birthday Bash
By Michael Betzold The first time George Ruth came to Michigan and Trumbull on May 11, 1915, Ty Cobb faced him twice and had two singles as the Tigers beat the Red Sox, 5-2. Ruth was a pitcher for Boston then—and soon became the best left-handed hurler in t...
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Yesterday and Today: Aerial footage of Navin Field (site of Detroit's historic Tiger Stadium)
SUMMER 2015: SUMMER 2016: Video courtesy of Tony Leja
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Yesterday & Today: Detroit's iconic Tiger Stadium site in ruins
Summer 2015 Summer 2016 Summer 2015 Summer 2016
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The end of an era comes to the site of Detroit's historic Tiger Stadium
Acclaimed architect and Michigan native  John Davids  said, "Any fool can maintain a current Major League baseball field. But it takes real talent to bring a ball  field back from the dead." That's what the NFGC did in 2010. Despite being threatened with ar...
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Celebrate the Year of the Bird Tuesday, June 28 at Cinema Detroit
​ Join  Cinema Detroit  and the  Navin Field Grounds Crew  as we celebrate the 40th anniversary of  Mark "The Bird" Fidrych's signature game  with the Detroit Tigers. On June 28, 1976, before a live TV audience on ABC's  Monday Night Baseball , Detroit's to...
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Safe at home
The author and his daughter, Katherine Brown, at Detroit's historic Navin Field.  After nearly 40 years in California, longtime Tigers fan proves you can go home again. BY ROBERT HOWE Home.  A single word that conjures up so many things. It could be the hom...
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Volunteers brave snow and cold to help keep Navin Field clean, even in the dead of winter
Laura Tas (left) and Adam Millikin pick up trash Sunday morning at Detroit's Navin Field, site of historic Tiger Stadium. CORKTOWN — With temperatures in the teens and the wind chill hovering around zero Sunday, it was a perfect day for bundling up and stay...
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Detroit PAL loses key supporter over its handling of Tiger Stadium situation
Lear Corporation withdraws annual $50,000 contribution to Police Athletic League, cites concerns over player safety and historic preservation. As readers of this site know, Detroit City Council recently gave the green light to the Detroit  Police Athletic L...
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The Un-Greening of Detroit: Artificial turf, limited public access on deck for site of historic Tiger Stadium (Part 2 of 3)
LONG GONE? This 9-acre green space and quasi-public park on the site of Detroit's historic Tiger Stadium could soon be replaced with artificial turf. (Tony Leja)   2015 was an eventful year in the debate over the future of  Navin Field , site of Detroit's h...
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