The fond memories of Mark Fidrych have been swirling around Detroit for the past week. Never before or since has a player with such a short career touched the hearts and embedded the minds of so many fans.
It’s still hard to believe he’s gone. All of this seems like a bad dream that we should all wake up from any minute.
This segment comes to us from Detroit’s WXYZ, Channel 7 Action News. It is a well produced segment that adds a few new dimensions to the story — including a candid interview with Detroit Tigers legendary announcer, Ernie Harwell.