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Dan Gilbert: I'm not trying to buy Detroit Tigers

Dan Gilbert: I'm not trying to buy Detroit Tigers
Published On: Wed, Nov 14
May 31, 2018; Detroit, MI, USA; DDetroit Tigers third baseman Ronny Rodriguez (60) and shortstop Dixon Machado (49) celebrate after defeating the Los Angeles Angels at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Dan Gilbert told the Free Press he is selling Greektown Casino.

But that doesn't mean he's trying to buy the Detroit Tigers.

In an interview with Free Press business columnist John GallagherA on Tuesday, Gilbert said there is no such deal in the works to try to purchase the baseball organization.

The Tigers were bought by Mike Ilitch in 1992 for $82 million and bequeathed to his son, Chris, after Mike's death in 2017.

Forbes magazine values the Tigers at $1.225 billion.

Rumors swirled in September that Gilbert was interested in buying the team.A 

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