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Southern Michigan SABR Day 2021 Meeting

January 30, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Southern Michigan Sabr Day 2021 Meeting

Saturday, January 30, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. ET via Zoom

To register for this free event, click here. 

Schedule and Speakers

  • 11:00 Online trivia quiz published
  • 11:00–11:10 Welcome remarks by Rogelio Castillo & Gary Gillette
  • Castillo is Digital Director of the SABR Southern Michigan Chapter
  • Gillette is Chair of the Southern Michigan Chapter and founder of its predecessor, the SABR Detroit Chapter
  • 11:10–12:10 Panel discussion of 1970s Tigers rebuild(s)
    • Moderator: Gary Gillette
      • Gillette is Chair of the Board and Founder of the Friends of Historic Hamtramck Stadium.
    • Panelists: Chuck Klonke and Larry Paladino
      • Klonke has covered the Tigers for various publications since the early 1970s.
      • Paladino was the Michigan Sports Editor for the AP and covered the Tigers in the 1970s.
  • 12:10–12:20 Recap of recent Hank Greenberg online symposium (Nathan Bierma video)
    • Bierma is president of the SABR Southern Michigan Chapter and proprietor of TigersHistory.com
  • 12:20–1:20 Panel discussion of 1990s–2000s Tigers rebuild
    • Moderator: Roger Castillo.
      • Castillo is a site co-expert at MotorCityBengals.com and co-hosts the Tigers SRD Podcast.
    • Panelists: Jason Beck and Evan Woodberry
      • Beck has been the Tigers’ beat writer for MLB.com since 2002.
      • Woodberry has been the Tigers’ beat writer for MLive.com since 2016.
  • 1:20–1:30 Trivia Quiz answers discussed (Gillette & Castillo)
  • 1:30 Wrap-up & sign-off



Questions? Contact Rogelio (Roger) Castillo at rogcast81@gmail.com

SABR Southern Michigan meetings are free and open to all. Non-members welcome.


January 30, 2021
8:00 am - 5:00 pm