Tigers Press Release
Tune in to FSD Tonight for the Tigers Wives Broadcast Auction
Proceeds to benefit the Detroit Tigers Foundation For a complete list of items available visit tigers.com/wives
DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers will host the Seattle Mariners tonight at 7:08 p.m. and throughout the game, FOX Sports Detroit will be broadcasting the Detroit Tigers Wives and FOX Sports Detroit "My Favorite Things" basket auction to benefit the Detroit Tigers Foundation, an affiliate of Ilitch Charities. The auction features items selected by Tigers Wives filled with memorabilia ranging from baseballs to game-used items to autographed pieces and more. The Tigers Wives also included items to reflect their famous husbands favorite things like restaurant gift cards, CDs, DVDs and snacks.
The auction also includes items from some of your favorite FOX Sports Detroit personalities including: -Mario Impemba, Rod Allen, Shannon Hogan, John Keating, Craig Monroe, Trevor Thompson, Justin White and Mickey York. Additionally, fans can bid on PAWS "Favorite Things" basket exclusively online!
The four packages below will be auctioned during the broadcast on FOX Sports Detroit and MLB.tv. The PAWS "Favorite Things" basket will be auctioned on tigers.com/wives ONLY. Each package includes the items listed and are sold as is. The four auction packages include the items of Tigers players and FOX Sports Detroit broadcasters (subject to change). The auction begins with the first pitch of the game and ends at the top of the eighth inning. To bid on one of the below packages (except PAWS), call (313) 471-2100.
· The Pitchers Package: Doug Fister, Anibal Sanchez, Max Scherzer
· The Position Players Package: Alex Avila, Andy Dirks, Torii Hunter, Austin Jackson, Don Kelly, Matt Tuiasosopo
· The FOX Sports Broadcasters Package: Rod Allen, Shannon Hogan, Mario Impemba, John Keating, Craig Monroe, Trevor Thompson, Justin White and Mickey York
· PAWS, Detroit's Favorite Mascot (ONLINE ONLY)
In addition to bidding on auction items, fans may make a donation. The first 50 people to call and donate $50 or more will receive a Tigers and FOX Sports Detroit autograph prize pack including an autographed photocard of the FOX Sports Detroit Girls, FOX Sports Detroit t-shirt, cap and lanyard along with a FOX Sports Detroit mini bobblehead of either Miguel Cabrera or Justin Verlander.