Detroit, MI (March 17, 2013) -- ESPN Radio’s Mike & Mike are coming to Ford Field in Detroit on Monday, March 31, ahead of the Detroit Tigers home opener against the Kansas City Royals. Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic from Mike & Mike will broadcast live from two cities, including Detroit, for the highly anticipated MLB Opening Week games for the 5th annual ESPN Audio Baseball Tour.
Sports fans are invited to watch the show live from inside Ford Field. The event is free and open to the public. Doors open at 5 a.m. Guests should enter through Gates A and G. The Breadstick Bar & Bistro (2nd floor) at Ford Field will be featuring $3 beer, $1 hotdogs and other drink specials. The celebration continues after the show with live music, special appearances and local pregame coverage on 10 HD TVs. Following the game, fans can return to The Breadstick Bar & Bistro to enjoy drink specials and $1 pizza slices.
For more information, contact:
Julie Law, Regional Director of Marketing & Promotions
94.7 WCSX, 101 WRIF, Detroit Sports 105.1
Office: 248-586-2961; Cell: 313-402-5657
WMGC-FM is owned by Greater Boston Radio, Inc., a subsidiary of Greater Media, Inc., the parent company of 21 AM and FM radio stations in the Boston, Charlotte, Detroit, New Jersey and Philadelphia markets. It also owns a group of weekly newspapers in central New Jersey as well as several telecommunications towers located throughout the United States.
The Detroit Lions are a professional American football team based in Detroit, Michigan. They are members of the North Division of the National Football Conference (NFC) in the National Football League (NFL), and play their home games at Ford Field in Downtown Detroit. The team located to Detroit in 1934 and are the National Football League's fifth oldest franchise. The Detroit Lions most recently made the NFL playoffs in 2011, when they finished with a 10-6 record. In addition to professional football, the Detroit Lions have a very visible and active community relations role in the Detroit area. With a focus on health and wellness and community revitalization, the Lions have contributed $7.2 million through philanthropic efforts since 1991.