Detroit Sports

4 teams are located near Detroit

The evolution of organized baseball in Detroit, from a game played strictly by local amateurs to a business employing imported professionals, encompassed the second half of the 19th century. Here are the historic firsts reached along the way: Hollinger's Nine was a house team of Eastern professionals organized specifically as an (read more)

Detroit Tigers Logo

MLB: 1894-2018 (125 seasons)

One of the eight original American League teams beginning with the 1901 season....

Detroit Lions Logo

NFL: 1929-2018 (90 seasons)


Detroit Pistons Logo

NBA: 1942-2018 (77 seasons)


Detroit Red Wings Logo

NHL: 1927-2018 (92 seasons)