Bally Sports Detroit currently owns the television rights (formerly Fox Sports Detroit). The play-by-play broadcaster is Matt Shepard, with color commentators Kirk Gibson and Jack Morris.
Matt Shepard has been the Tigers’ play-by-play announcer since 2018. He collaborates alongside studio analysts Dan Petry and Craig Monroe, as well as analysts Kirk Gibson and Jack Morris. Ken Daniels, the Red Wings’ play-by-play announcer, and Mickey Redmond, the team’s analyst, have been calling games with each other since 1997.
The Detroit Tigers are a professional baseball team from Detroit, Michigan, United States. The Tigers are a part of the American League’s Central Division in Major League Baseball (MLB).
The club was founded in 1894 as a member of the minor league Western League and is the only Western League team still in its original city. It is one of the American League’s eight charter franchises. They’re also the state’s oldest single-name, single-location brand.
According to people familiar with the matter, the regional sports network, which is owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group, has agreed to multi-year contract renewals with the Detroit Tigers and Detroit Red Wings to continue showing games.
The Tigers have won four World Series championships since their inception as a major league organization in 1901. They are well-known for having seasoned players that have earned a name for themselves in the team.