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Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera has done something this season that no big-league hitter has done since at least 1900.
He has produced three games in one season in which he has gone 4-for-4 with at least two homers.
On June 28, 1965, Governor George Romney signed a bill that made the Petoskey Stone Michigan's official State Stone. It was fitting that Miss Ella Jane Petoskey, the only living grand-child of Chief Petosegay, was present at the formal signing.
On this day in 1953, workers at a Chevrolet plant in Flint, Michigan, assemble the first Corvette, a two-seater sports car that would become an American icon. The first completed production car rolled off the assembly line two days later, one of just 300 Corvettes made that year.
On June 28, 1948, nine months after they received their first airplane, the Michigan State Police began patrolling airways over Detroit to control "wild city fliers."
Source: Mich-Again's Day.
As if a fancifully written news report about escaped monkeys on Belle Isle weren’t adorable enough, a police inspector’s six-year-old daughter had to get involved.
June 28, 1938