Recent Topics
Goodwood Racing
by AZjeff - 05/31/20 10:23 PM
Blackstone Lab Question
by klt1986 - 05/31/20 08:19 PM
Fram oil filters at Advance Auto
by Electromotive - 05/31/20 08:02 PM
The Last Coat 2?
by tbm5690 - 05/31/20 07:33 PM
Can a car have too much battery?
by wings&wheels - 05/31/20 07:13 PM
Oil Extractor Pump Problem
by tc1446 - 05/31/20 07:11 PM
Tacoma fuel filter cut open
by funflyer - 05/31/20 06:53 PM
Electronic Octane Testers on eBay
by smonska - 05/31/20 05:35 PM
0W-8 is here: JASO GLV-1
by Gokhan - 05/31/20 05:26 PM
2010 Corolla What oil ??
by GMguy84 - 05/31/20 05:19 PM
Knock While Cruising, None While In Boost
by gathermewool - 05/31/20 04:11 PM
Replaced Golf Sportwagen with an Alltrack
by dareo - 05/31/20 03:27 PM
TW Ceramic Spray First Time
by Toros - 05/31/20 02:49 PM
The perfect tractor oil
by Chris142 - 05/31/20 02:42 PM
5.7 HEMI Lifter/cam failure cause
by Skippy722 - 05/31/20 02:38 PM
Battery 2013 4Runner 4WD
by Gebo - 05/31/20 02:29 PM
Supermarket Heroes 500 at Bristol
by bdcardinal - 05/31/20 01:55 PM
More M1 changes
by Flashlightboy - 05/31/20 01:49 PM
Car Reviewers
by borgward - 05/31/20 01:43 PM
Final charge global extender
by mker - 05/31/20 01:15 PM
Newest Members
Haywood, ToOliwer, AbbeyRoad, RPF, Rayi
71586 Registered Users
Who's Online Now
29 registered members (blufeb95, bachman, alchargo, Cdn17Sport6MT, Avery4, billpace1956), 1,400 guests, and 30 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums67
Topics306,109
Posts5,286,659
Members71,586
Most Online4,538
Jan 20th, 2020
Donate to BITOG
Print Thread
Hop To
RIP Al Kaline. #5395658 04/06/20 04:36 PM
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 13,415
PimTac Offline OP
OP Offline
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 13,415


2017 Mazda CX5
Mobil 1 Annual Protection 0w20
Roki OEM filter.
Re: RIP Al Kaline. [Re: PimTac] #5395683 04/06/20 05:02 PM
Joined: Jul 2013
Posts: 3,075
N
NormanBuntz Offline
Offline
N
Joined: Jul 2013
Posts: 3,075
He was one of my favorites when I was a kid baseballer in 1960. The man could really do it all. RIP.


Porgy Tirebiter: "Heavy on the 30 weight, Mom."
2017 Toyota Camry XLE, 12K, 2nd owner
2007 Honda Ridgeline RTS, 97K, original owner
2007 Infiniti M35, 115K, original owner
Re: RIP Al Kaline. [Re: PimTac] #5395694 04/06/20 05:09 PM
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 3,876
J
JeffKeryk Offline
Offline
J
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 3,876
The Pride of the Tigers and baseball of his time.


2018 Tesla Model 3, Medium Range Battery
2018 Lexus RX450h
2013 Lexus GS350 F Sport
2006 Acura TSX
2001 Tundra Access Cab, 1998 Accord LX, 1968 Corvette L36 Roadster, 1965 Olds 4-4-2
Re: RIP Al Kaline. [Re: PimTac] #5395736 04/06/20 05:58 PM
Joined: Jan 2006
Posts: 708
C
cb450sc Offline
Offline
C
Joined: Jan 2006
Posts: 708
He is in a class by himself, prayers to the family.

Last edited by cb450sc; 04/06/20 05:59 PM. Reason: Sp
Re: RIP Al Kaline. [Re: PimTac] #5395794 04/06/20 07:01 PM
Joined: May 2006
Posts: 3,577
U
uc50ic4more Offline
Offline
U
Joined: May 2006
Posts: 3,577
I was just reflecting with my family that we in the Detroit area have been fortunate over the years to have some real class acts be the faces of our sports franchises. I only knew of Al Kaline as a broadcaster - his playing days were before my time - but I am hard pressed to think of another market who'd have the likes of Steve Yzerman, Isaiah Thomas, Barry Sanders and Mr. Kaline; each of whom were upstanding citizens and excellent leaders and role models.

Re: RIP Al Kaline. [Re: PimTac] #5395833 04/06/20 07:45 PM
Joined: Feb 2009
Posts: 17,946
D
daves87rs Offline
Offline
D
Joined: Feb 2009
Posts: 17,946
Used to listen to him and George Kell to tiger baseball when I was growing up....


2020 Chevrolet Trax LS
2019 Chevrolet Equinox LS
2006 Chevrolet Cobalt LS
2004 Chevrolet Cavalier (project)

Re: RIP Al Kaline. [Re: PimTac] #5395848 04/06/20 07:59 PM
Joined: Dec 2004
Posts: 13,086
T
Triple_Se7en Offline
Offline
T
Joined: Dec 2004
Posts: 13,086
Mr. Tiger
Musta' seen him play 500 games at the old Tiger Stadium. For 68 years, Al was employed by the Tigers. Always a Gentleman's Gentleman.
I would not be surprised to read our Governor orders the flag poles at half-mast. Kaline was so well respected and dignified.


2019 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.4 GDI - Pennzoil Ultra Platinum 5w30 / OEM 35504 Filter
2020 Kia Soul X-Line 2.0 MPI - a 50-50 blend of Pennzoil Platinum HM & Pennzoil Gold 5w30 // AC Delco PF1127 Ecore




Re: RIP Al Kaline. [Re: PimTac] #5395877 04/06/20 08:49 PM
Joined: Oct 2006
Posts: 91
R
reemoe2 Offline
Offline
R
Joined: Oct 2006
Posts: 91
I wonder how much it bothered him that he fell one short of 400 home runs? Also, I always think of batteries when I see his name! 😀

Re: RIP Al Kaline. [Re: PimTac] #5396286 04/07/20 10:08 AM
Joined: Oct 2006
Posts: 9,747
grampi Offline
Offline
Joined: Oct 2006
Posts: 9,747
I went to see the Tigers back in '68 after they won the WS. They came to our high school and Al signed a cast I had on my arm at the time. He was definitely one of the greats. RIP Mr. Kaline...

Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

BOB IS THE OIL GUY® Powered by UBB.threads™