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Tigers DVD Giveaway

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On Friday I wrote about a new DVD featuring the Tigers World Championship teams from 1945, 1968, and 1984. The folks from A & E have provided me with 3 copies that I in turn get to give to you. To do this I’m running 2 contests. You are eligible to enter both contests, so you have a couple chances to win.

1. Final cut

I will be giving away one DVD to the reader who guesses who the Tigers last cut of spring training will be. Just pick one Tiger and if he is the last to leave the big team, you could win. Now a couple notes:

Use the Contact Form to submit your best guess. Because there is a time implication on this one, all entries must be received by noon ET on Tuesday March 20th. One entry per person please. The winner will be announced when the roster is trimmed to 25.

2. Tiger Memories

In this contest I will select 2 winners. This one will require a little more effort and I want you to write about your memories from a Tigers World Series victory. Pick one of the World Series’ featured in the DVD (45/68/84) and tell me about your experience. What I want to know are things like me how old you were, where you were, what you were doing at the time and why it was special to you.

The judging of this will be completely subjective and done primarily by me (but I reserve the right to consult some other judges). I’ll be looking for stories that are interesting, touching, well written, etc.

All entries should be less than 300 words. Again, use the contact form to submit your entry. Entries for contest 2 need to be submitted by noon ET on Saturday March 24th. I do plan on posting the winners, so you expect that your entry could end up here. The winners will be announced on March 27th.

Please enter a valid email address on the form, otherwise I won’t be able to contact you if you win.

Now if you just want to go ahead and buy one, you can find them at A & E’s online store. If you order before March 28th you will receive a bonus DVD – Modern Marvels Baseball Parks.

Posted by on March 18, 2007.

Categories: Fan Experience

12 Responses

  1. I pick Maybin.

    by Adam on Mar 18, 2007 at 8:28 pm

  2. I’d love to do contest 2 if I was, you know, born the last time the Tigers won the World Series.

    So, who just felt old reading that?

    by Mike R on Mar 18, 2007 at 10:06 pm

  3. I’m with Mike. I was born in 86!

    by Jim on Mar 18, 2007 at 10:48 pm

  4. I’ll say Durbin…

    by Neel on Mar 18, 2007 at 11:19 pm

  5. I’ll go with Chris Shelton.

    by Andy in WB on Mar 18, 2007 at 11:36 pm

  6. Old enough to enter contest 2 (and have done so) for the 84 series and technically even for 68 … age does have some benefits…

    by SJC in Detroit on Mar 19, 2007 at 11:43 am

  7. 9 guys gone today….

    by Rings on Mar 19, 2007 at 12:18 pm

  8. Awww, you should have given copies to the most prolific posters during the 06 season. :)

    by Jeff M on Mar 19, 2007 at 12:48 pm

  9. For the contest I will pick Chad Durbin.

    by Allen F on Mar 19, 2007 at 1:02 pm

  10. I agree with Jeff! But I sent my response for contest 1 in using the contact form in case you don’t change your mind.

    by Kyle J on Mar 19, 2007 at 3:24 pm

  11. [...] Just a quick reminder that your entries for the World Series memories portion of the Tigers World Series DVD giveaway need to be in by noon on Saturday. [...]

    by The Detroit Tiger Weblog » Blog Archive » DVD give away reminder on Mar 23, 2007 at 9:37 am

  12. [...] Now that everything has shaken out with the roster, I’m happy to announce that Lee Panas is winner of the Tigers World Series DVD in the Final Cut contest. [...]

    by The Detroit Tiger Weblog » Blog Archive » Final Cut DVD Winner on Apr 1, 2007 at 7:56 am

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