With two of his ex-players, Kirk Gibson and Allan Trammell, in town with the Arizona Diamonbacks - the Detroit Tigers will retire Sparky Anderson's Number 11 in a pre-game ceremony before the 1:05, June, 26th, start. This is a long overdue gesture and it's a shame that this couldn't have been done before Sparky's passing last year.
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God Bless you, Sparky. Tell Ernie, we all say 'hi'. Here is Sparky and some of the players from the great 1984 World Series Champions talking about what Sparky meant in their lives, not just what he meant to them in terms of baseball.
A great roundup of Sparky Anderson articles and tributes can be found over at BlessYouBoys.com.