Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez to Hold Autograph Signing May 7 at The D Shop

Proceeds Benefit the Detroit Tigers Foundation

DETROIT- Former Tigers catcher and 2006 American League Champion, Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez will be signing autographs at Comerica Park on Saturday, May 7 starting at 9:00 a.m. at The D Shop. Don't miss this special opportunity to meet Rodriguez and get your autograph authenticated by Major League Baseball. The Tigers will continue to offer authentication of autographed items at a public signing, making each fan's autograph unique. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Detroit Tigers Foundation, an affiliate of Ilitch Charities.

Tickets are available at tigers.com/autographs, by calling or emailing the Authentics department (information below) or at The D Shop the day of the event. A ticket is required for admission to the autograph signing. Fans that bring their own items will pay $100 per autograph and personal inscriptions (five word maximum) are an additional $20. All tickets include free parking in lots 1 and 2 until 10:00 a.m., located near Comerica Park.

For mail orders or additional information please contact Marc Himelstein at 313-471-2064 or authentics@detroittigers.com.

Tickets are available at the Comerica Park Box Office, online at tigers.com and by phone at (866) 66-TIGER (84437). For complete ticket information including season, group and suites visit tigers.com/tickets or call 313-471-BALL (2255).