Tiger Stadium Opener

Podcast Highlights

Date of Event: April 25, 1912

Tiger Stadium opened on April 25, 1912 with a crowd larger than capacity seating, overflowing onto the outfield. The crowd got what they came for that day—action packed baseball played by stars, Ty Cobb, Sam Crawford, Shoeless Joe Jackson, and Nap Lajoie, ending in 1 run victory.