Tigers retiring Lou Whitaker’s No. 1

No. 1 has been forever retired by the Detroit Tigers in honor of “Sweet” Lou Whitaker.The formal ceremony at Comerica Park on Saturday will make official the team’s decision to retire the number and put Whitaker in the company of Charlie Gehringer, Hank Greenberg, Willie Horton, Al Kaline, Hal Newhouser, Alan Trammell and Jack Morris.Whitaker’s No. 1 will be permanently stenciled alongside other Tigers legends in center field at Comerica Park.