Club statement regarding the passing of Paul Carey

DETROIT -- The following is a club statement regarding the passing of long-time Detroit Tigers broadcaster Paul Carey.

"The Tigers organization is saddened by the loss of Paul Carey. Paul was a consummate professional who had one of the most distinctive and classic broadcast voices. Paul captivated Tigers fans for 19 seasons behind the microphone including the magical 1984 World Series Championship. The Tigers family extends our sincere condolences to Paul's wife, Nancy, and his family."