View Full Version : Tigers to retire Sparky's number.

01-22-2011, 05:37 PM
The Detroit Tigers will retire Sparky Anderson's No. 11 this year, one of several gestures the team is planning to honor the late manager.

The Tigers also will wear a commemorative patch to honor the Hall of Fame manager who led them to the World Series title in 1984, and raise a flag with his name on it at their home opener.
Read more: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2011/baseball/mlb/01/22/tigers.retiring.spark.anderson.number.ap/index.html#ixzz1BnoeROkh

01-23-2011, 01:10 AM
Very Classy. Will all miss George Anderson.

01-23-2011, 11:25 PM
We loved you Sparky. A classy move by the Tigers and should be celebrated by the Tigers and Reds families alike.