Sunday, January 22, 2012

Tiger Celebrities

What do Max Scherzer and Larry Wyatt have in common?  They're both Tiger celebrities.

Max Scherzer: From Tigers pitcher to game show host? (Detroit Free Press)
Max Scherzer asked the questions as they were handed to him in a trivia contest Friday. Mostly, the event required the power pitcher to lob softballs. But then he broke off a Dick Enberg curve.

Video of Max as game show host at

'Super fan' brought his spirit to Missouri gymnastics meet (Columbia Missourian)
The lighting was dim as "Fight, Tiger" blared over the PA system; the crowd, subdued, but with one loud exception.

Proudly belting the words to Missouri's fight song, Larry Wyatt II was on his feet, clapping in rhythm. As the Tigers walked onto the Hearnes Center floor on Friday night, Wyatt remained standing, enthusiastically trying to pump up the crowd.

"Rip 'em up, tear 'em up, give 'em hell, Tigers!"
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