100 years of baseball at the corner of Michigan and Trumbull

Winning teams and stars like the young Ty Cobb, shown sliding home safe, attracted big crowdsto the wooden stands of Bennett Park.By Ray Jeskey / The Detroit News More than 100 years ago, Detroit Tiger owner Van der Beck spent $10,000 to convert an old hay market at Michigan and Trumbull into a baseball park.   … Continue Reading →