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Lutzke to Discuss Award Winning Book The Page Fence Giants at Flint Public Library, Feb 27

SABR Detroit’s own Mitch Lutzke will be discussing his award winning book The Page Fence Giants at the Flint Public Library on February 27, from 1230-130 PM.  Earlier this month Lutzke was honored by SABR with the Robert Peterson Recognition Award. Booked for Lunch (205)WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2019, 12:30 – 1:30PM This Month’s book: Page Fence Giants, by Mitch Lutzeke All are welcome Location Flint Public Library Main Branch 1026 E. Kearsley Flint, MI...
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SABR Day Meeting Feb 2, 2019, Updated Agenda

Yes, the next meeting will be February 2nd at the Detroit Public Library, 1 – 530 PM in the DPL Staff Lounge, Level A. SABR Detroit Chapter Agenda Annual SABR Day meeting, February 2, 2019 An optional lunch will precede the meeting at Traffic Jam at 511 W. Canfield at 11:45. Please RSVP to Peter Hoyos if you plan to join us for lunch . Schedule • 1:00–1:30 Meeting begins in the Staff Lounge...
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Willie Horton Day!

“WILLIE HORTON DAY” TO BE CELEBRATED OCTOBER 18 HORTON HONORED ACROSS THE STATE ON HIS BIRTHDAY FOR PAST ACHIEVEMENTS DETROIT – For the 15th consecutive year, the state of Michigan will recognize one man’s ability to overcome obstacles and achieve a lifetime of success when “Willie Horton Day” is celebrated on Thursday, October 18. Willie is the fourth person in Michigan history to be given a day, with the third being Rosa Parks. Horton,...
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Book Signing with Mickey Lolich, Bill Dow and Tom Gage

See the link for more details on the book signing on 9/15/18 at the Detroit Institue of Arts. Also take notice that the Play Ball! exhibit at the DIA will be ending 9/16. https://www.dia.org/events/book-signing-mickey-lolich-bill-dow-and-tom-gage https://www.dia.org/playball  ...
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Mickey Lolich and Tom Gage Headline October 20th Meeting

Exciting news, the next SABR Detroit meeting is October 20th from 1-530 PM at the Detroit Public Library (Galleria on the first floor) in Midtown Detroit, 5201 Woodward Ave. Mickey Lolich and Spink Award winning author Tom Gage will be discussing their new book “Joy in Tigertown“. Lolich of course is best known as the Tigers hero of the 1968 World Series.  Lolich is among one the best Tiger pitchers of all time, spending...
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July 19 Author Visit: Joy in Tigertown by Mickey Lolich & Tom Gage

Hey folks just letting you all know that coming to Pages Bookshop in Detroit on July 19 6-730PM, will be Mickey Lolich and Tom Gage to discuss their new book, Joy in Tigertown: A Determined Team, a Resilient City, and our Magical Run to the 1968 World Series. Many of you will recall that Tom Gage covered the Tigers beat for the Detroit News from 1979 to 2014. In 2015, Gage won the J.G. Taylor Spink Award...
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“The Summer King” Coming to the Detroit Opera House May 12th

The Michigan Opera Theatre is staging four performances of the new opera “The Summer King” at the Detroit Opera House from Saturday, May 12, to Sunday, May 20. “The Summer King” tells the story of the life and career of Negro Leagues superstar Josh Gibson. In conjunction with the Saturday, May 19, performance, SABR’s Detroit Chapter will hold a two-hour dinner meeting at the Detroit Beer Company, 1529 Broadway, directly across the street from...
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Dave Filipi Presents: Rare Baseball Films

Hey if you’re in the Cleveland area May 9th check out Dave Filipi Presents: Rare Baseball Films. Dave is a member of Hank Gowdy chapter in Columbus. Dave’s film includes?Walter Johnson from his time as manager of the Cleveland Indians, an interview with Ty Cobb, and plenty of Babe Ruth. http://www.clevelandart.org/events/films/dave-filipi-presents-rare-baseball-films...
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