MLB documentary ‘The Bird’ debuts in Detroit

MLB documentary 'The Bird' debuts in Detroit

MLB Network Presents: The Bird, a TV documentary about Mark Fidrych, debuted in Detroit on Wednesday. (AP) DETROIT — Forty years ago Tuesday, a tall, lanky 21-year-old from a small town in Massachusetts took center stage on ABC’s "Monday Night Baseball." While Mark "The Bird" Fidrych had already begun making a name for himself around Tiger Stadium and the city of Detroit, he officially took the country by storm, throwing a complete game against the New York Yankees, the eventual American League Champions. Around 200 Tigers fans turned out Wednesday at the MotorCity Casino to view the exclusive Detroit […]

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