DETROIT - The "Spirit of Detroit" statue in downtown Detroit has been decked out in an oversized Tigers jersey.
A crew put the jersey on the 26-foot-tall bronze statue outside the Coleman A. Young Municipal Building on Wednesday ahead of Game 1 of the World Series.
The Tigers play the first two games on the road against the San Francisco Giants before returning home for Saturday's Game 3 at Comerica Park.
The statue in the past has been draped in oversized jerseys of the Detroit Tigers, Pistons and Red Wings in honor of the teams' championship runs.
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