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Scenes from our Eighth Annual ¡Fiesta Tigres! Celebration

Yesterday, the Tigers held their eighth annual ¡Fiesta Tigres! celebration at Comerica Park.  The evening included Latin dancing, music and much more. Plus, 1984 World Series Champion Juan Berenguer was inducted into the Hispanic Heritage Baseball Hall of Fame in a special pre-game, on-field ceremony prior to the Tigers game vs. the Chicago White Sox. Plus, for the first time since 1960, Detroit Tigers players wore an alternate home uniform with “Tigres” inscribed across the chest to celebrate ¡Fiesta Tigres!


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Fiesta Tigres Weekend at Comerica Park

On August 3-4 the Detroit Tigers celebrated Fiesta Tigres to honor and recognize the contributions of Hispanic and Latino players to the game of baseball.  The weekend included a FUNdamentals clinic for over 100 children at Clark Park in Detroit, a luncheon honoring former Tiger, Carlos Guillen and an in-park celebration prior to Saturday night’s game.

On Friday morning, Tigers infielder Ramon Santiago along with bullpen coach, Mike Rojas and infield coach Rafael Belliard hosted a baseball skills clinic for nearly one hundred children at Clark Park in Detroit. The children learned the FUNdamentals of baseball and took pictures with the Tigers infielder and Detroit’s favorite mascot PAWS.


Immediately following the clinic, Carlos Guillen was honored at a special luncheon at the Tiger Club. The event featured a Q&A with Carlos, festive music and a video montage highlighting all of Carlos’ accomplishments with the Tigers.


On Saturday, the Detroit Tigers celebrated Fiesta Tigres throughout Comerica Park. Music filled the concourse as five different performing groups danced, sang and played their instruments for the crowds at Comerica Park. It all concluded with a special on-field ceremony where the Tigers honored their current Hispanic and Latino players with a video montage, and Carlos Guillen was inducted into the Hispanic Heritage Baseball Museum Hall of Fame.



“Fiesta Tigres!” was a hit tonight at Comerica Park!


Roxanne Chantala performed the National Anthem.


Xochiquetzal performed during the pre-game out on the field.

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Cindy Estrada, Vice President of the UAW, threw the first pitch.


Detroit Tigers players and coaching staff members from Hispanic and Latino countries were honored during the game tonight.



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5a Celebracin annual de los Tigres de Detroit!

Acompaen a los Tigres de Detroit en celebrar las contribuciones de los jugadores Hispanos y Latinos al juego de biesbol.


Sbado, 21 de agusto de 2010

Los Tigres de Detroit contra los Indios de Cleveland- 7:05 de la tarde. La celebracin empleza a las 5:00 de la tarde.


Los primeros 10,000 fanticos recibirn una gorra de “Los Tigres” de Miguel Cabrera  por cortesa de FOX Sports Detroit.


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Saturday August 21st is the 5th annual “Fiesta Tigres” at Comerica Park. Join the Detroit Tigers as we celebrate the contributions of Hispanic and Latino players to the game of baseball. The first 10,000 fans will receive a Miguel Cabrera Tigers cap courtesy of FOX Sports Detroit. Detroit Tigers vs Cleveland Indians – 7:05 pm. The celebration begins at 5:00pm.


        Flags of Hispanic countries and photos of past and present Hispanic/Latino Tiger players will adorn the park. Live mariachi, salsa, jazz and top-40 Latin music will be performed throughout Comerica Park. Performances include: Mariachi Cora, Los Gallos de Oro, Orquestra Sensacional, Tumbao Bravo, Xochiquetzal Folkloric Ballet, Spanish Guitar Duo, Los Primos and DJ Carlos Seda.


For information about group tickets please call (313) 471-2361 or visit

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Download the Tigers Pocket schedule in spanish :schedule_spanish.pdf

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