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Home Games Schedule of Sports and Sporting Events in Detroit

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At any given time, there are several sporting events taking place in the Detroit area. To get you started, check out the home-game schedule of the big four professional sports -- baseball, football, hockey, basketball -- as well as those of other sports events in and around the Metro-Detroit area:

Big-Four Professional Sports Teams:

Hockey: Detroit Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings v. Pittsburgh Penguins
By Jim McIsaac / Getty Images

Red Wings in the NHL Divisional Semifinals Playoffs:

The Red Wings play the Bruins in Boston on Saturday (4/26) at 8 PM.

If they win, they will come home to play the Bruins in game 4 on Monday (4/28) .

If they win, they will head back to Boston for game 5 on Wednesday (4/30).

Baseball: Detroit Tigers

Tigers Baseball
Photo by Spike, © 2008 Radiospike Photography

Comerica Park in Detroit hosts the Detroit Tigers vs.

  • Houston Astros: Monday (5/5) at 7:08 PM, Tuesday (5/6) at 7:08 PM, Wednesday (5/7) at 7:08 PM, and Thursday (5/8) at 1:08 PM.
  • Minnesota Twins: Friday (5/9) at 7:08 PM, Saturday (5/10) at 1:08 PM, and Sunday (5/11) at 1:08 PM.
  • Texas Rangers: Thursday (5/22) at 1:08 PM, Friday (5/23) at 7:08 PM, Saturday (5/24) at 4:08 PM, and Sunday (5/25) at 1:08 PM.
  • Toronto Blue Jays: Tuesday (6/3) at 7:08 PM, Wednesday (6/4) at 7:08 PM, and Thursday (6/5) at 1:08 PM.
  • Boston Red Sox: Friday (6/6) at 7:08 PM, Saturday (6/7) at 7:15 PM, and Sunday (6/8) at 1:08 PM.
  • Minnesota Twins: Friday (6/13) at 7:08 PM, Saturday (6/14) at 4:08 PM, and Sunday (6/15) at 1:08 PM.
  • Kansas City Royals: Tuesday (6/17) at 7:08 PM, Wednesday (6/18) at 1:08 PM, and Thursday (6/19) at 1:08 PM.
  • Oakland Athletics: Monday (6/30) at 7:08 PM, Tuesday (7/1) at 7:08 PM, and Wednesday (7/2) at 1:08 PM
  • Tampa Bay Rays: Thursday (7/3) at 7:08 PM, Friday (7/4) at 7:08 PM, Saturday (7/5) at 4:08 PM, and Sunday (7/6) at 1:08 PM.
  • Los Angeles Dodgers: Tuesday (7/8) at 7:08 PM and Wednesday (7/9) at 1:08 PM.
  • Cleveland Indians: Friday (7/18) at 7:08 PM, Saturday (7/19) at 7:08 PM, and Sunday (7/20) at 1:08 PM.
  • Chicago White Sox: Tuesday (7/29) at 7:08 PM, Wednesday (7/30) at 7:08 PM, and Thursday (7/31) at 1:08 PM.
  • Colorado Rockies: Friday (8/1) at 7:08 PM, Saturday (8/2) at 7:08 PM, and Sunday (8/3) at 1:08 PM. 
  • Pittsburgh Pirates: Wednesday (8/13) at 7:08 PM and Thursday (8/14) at 1:08 PM.
  • Seattle Mariners: Friday (8/15) at 7:08 PM, Saturday (8/16) at 7:08 PM, and Sunday (8/17) at 1:08 PM.
  • New York Yankees: Tuesday (8/26) at 7:08 PM, Wednesday (8/27) at 7:08 PM, and Thursday (8/28) at 1:08 PM.
  • San Francisco Giants: Friday (9/5) at 7:08 PM, Saturday (9/6) at 1:08 PM, and Sunday (9/7) at 1:08 PM.
  • Kansas City Royals: Monday (9/8) at 7:08 PM, Tuesday (9/9) at 7:08 PM, and Wednesday (9/10) at 7:08 PM.
  • Cleveland Indians: Friday (9/12) at 7:08 PM, Saturday (9/13) at 7:08 PM, and Sunday (9/14) at 1:08 PM.
  • Chicago White Sox: Monday (9/22) at 7:08 PM, Tuesday (9/23) at 7:08 PM, and Wednesday (9/24) at 1:08 PM.
  • Minnesota Twins: Thursday (9/25) at 7:08 PM, Friday (9/26) at 7:08 PM, Saturday (9/27) at 7:08 PM, and Sunday (9/28) at 1:08 PM. 

Minor Leagues:

It's all about baseball this time of year. Check out the

NASCAR:

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series CARFAX 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 16, 2009
Photo © Jerry Markland / Getty Images for NASCAR

The season begins at the Michigan International Speedway in June:

  • NASCAR Spring Cup Series Quicken Loans 400 (6/13 through 6/15)
  • NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 (8/15 through 8/17)

Other:

World Wrestling Entertainment's (WWE) Wrestlemania at Ford Field in Detroit (2007)
Photo © Bill Pugliano / Getty Images

The following sporting events or sports-related events may not be as universally known, but they generate their own rabid fan base:

Ice Skating: Stars on Ice at Joe Louis Arena / Buy Tickets (4/27)

Roller Derby: Bath City Roller Girls at the Gibraltar Trade Center in Mt. Clemens (5/17, 6/14)

Sports Trade Shows:

Wrestling: WWE Live at Joe Louis Arena / Buy Tickets (6/6)

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