My pick for Detroit Tigers' next play-by-play announcer

Detroit Free Press
My pick for Detroit Tigers' next play-by-play announcer
My pick for Detroit Tigers' next play-by-play announcer

Tigers broadcasters Mario Impemba and Rod Allen got into a physical altercation. It was known by many that they are not close friends. I was lucky. I grew up a sports fan in Los Angeles in the 1980s. That means I listened to some of sports' greatest broadcasters call the action for my hometown teams: Chick Hearn on the Lakers, Bob Miller on the Kings and — I'm pausing to genuflect — Vin Scully on the Dodgers. Hall of Famers and legends all. I was lucky — and spoiled. All three were entertaining and honest with their viewers and good listeners. In Scully's case, he often told you more about the opposing team than he did about the Dodgers. His story about Madison Bumgarner, a snake and a rabbit

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