FOX Sports Detroit announces 2018 spring training TV schedule
Seven of the Detroit Tigers’ Spring Training games will be televised on FOX Sports Detroit.
“We are counting down the days until Spring Training,” said Greg Hammaren, senior vice president and general manager of FOX Sports Detroit. “All of us at FOX Sports Detroit are excited about what the 2018 season will bring with new leadership on and off the field. We are looking forward to the privilege of delivering the best coverage we can from Lakeland.”
FOX Sports Detroit’s coverage of the Tigers begins on March 11 when we broadcast Tigers vs. the Atlanta Braves in Lakeland. Our five-game schedule from Lakeland, presented by Belle Tire, continues March 12 (vs. Washington Nationals), March 17 (New York Yankees), March 25 (Atlanta Braves) and March 26 (Tampa Bay Rays). All games begin at 1 p.m. We will also carry two broadcasts by FOX Sports South, on March 21 at 6 p.m. and March 23 at 1 p.m. when the Tigers play the Atlanta Braves in Orlando. For the five games in Lakeland, Rod Allen, Mario Impemba and Kirk Gibson will alternate as the broadcasting team.
Tigers fans continue to receive quality and comprehensive coverage from FOX Sports Detroit, which has earned 130 Michigan Emmys since 2000, including 23 for Tigers programming.