Ok, I realized the other day as I was reading a book about baseball from the 1930s and 1940s, I am really starting to like and appreciate the Detroit Tigers. No, I am not switching my allegiance from the Orioles to the Tigers. I just like to read about the great players in Tigers' history. You know, Virgil Trucks, of course, Hal Newhouser, Hank Greenberg, Ty Cobb, etc.
That being said, I received a TTM success from a former Tiger great when I got home from the show on Saturday, Lou Whitaker.
Whitaker is my 39th TTM success and my first since way back in November when I got 'Mule' Miles.
Whitaker played in the majors from 1977 to 1995, all for Detroit. He won the World Series in 1984 and retired with 2,369 hits, 244 home runs and a .276 batting average.