Newsmakers and links: April 19, 2012




Detroit News:

Dan Petry sure had fun. But he's made this perfectly clear, too: He's not out to take anybody's job. "I told Jim Price, 'I am keeping your seat warm. Hurry up and get back,'" Petry said this week from Kansas City, Mo., where he worked with Dan Dickerson on three Tigers radio broadcasts while Price was out with an illness. "I was in the pinch-hitter's role."

Full story: Ex-Tiger Dan Petry happy with radio relief role (Thu, 4/19)

Detroit Tigers color commentator Jim Price was back in the radio booth Thursday after missing five broadcasts due to illness. It was the first assignment he's missed in 20 years, he said.

Full story: Detroit Tigers broadcaster Jim Price returns to radio booth after battling illness (Thu, 4/19)



Fine Tuning

  • Val Clark, veteran reporter and fill-in anchor at Detroit ABC affiliate WXYZ-TV Ch. 7, announced she will retire from the station this summer.







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