Al Kaline died on Monday. He was 85. #Tigers
Al Kaline, Detroit Tigers legend, dies at age 85 via
One of the greatest things about being raised in #Detroit in the 1960s and 70s was the pleasure of watching this man swing a bat and throw darts from the right-field corner. He never refused an autographed and always thanked the cops. Farwell, Mr. Kaline
RIP, Al Kaline: "Mr. Tiger" played 22 seasons for the , "compiled a batting résumé second only to Ty Cobb's," was 18x All-Star, and was inducted into in 1980. And when signed in 1953, "he paid off the mortgage on his parents’ home."
A man who was the opposite of acid—and not only in name. Just a remarkable life
Part of my childhood just died. #AlKaline