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MLB – The Tigers Complete The Sweep Of The Mariners

Posted on June 24, 2016 in Professional Sports News.

Steven Cishek’s 10th-inning wild pitch brought home Cameron Maybin with the winning run, gaining the Tigers a four-game series sweep of the Mariners with a 5-4 win yesterday at Comerica Park. On a day when Seattle lost their starting pitcher in warmups, Cishek was the last available fresh arm when he took the mound. Detroit… Read More

MLB – Steven Moya Homers Twice To Lead The Tigers

Posted on June 23, 2016 in Sports News - Yooper & Michigan.

Right-fielder Steven Moya homered twice to lead the Tigers to a 5 to 1 win over the Seattle Mariners, last night, at Comerica Park. It was an up-and-down outing for an under-the-weather Michael Fulmer. He only went four-and-a-third innings…..allowing just one run on three hits. Miguel Cabrera hit a home run in the first inning…. Read More

MLB – The Tigers Get A Win Over Seattle

Posted on June 22, 2016 in Professional Sports News.

Justin Verlander threw seven strong innings leading the Tigers to a 4 to 2 win over the Seattle Mariners at Comerica Park. The veteran right-hander went seven innings, giving up two runs – while striking out five. Nick Castellanos and Ian Kinsler both had two-out RBI doubles and James McCann added an insurance run with… Read More

NHL – The NHL Releases The 2016 – 2017 Schedule

Posted on June 22, 2016 in Professional Sports News.

The NHL released the full schedule for the upcoming 2016 – 2017 season yesterday. And as expected, the Red Wings will begin the year with a game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on October 13th in Tampa. The final home opener at Joe Louis Arena is October 17th against the Ottawa Senators. The last regular… Read More

MLB – The Tigers Are Back On The Winning Track

Posted on June 21, 2016 in Professional Sports News.

The Tigers got back on the winning track although they needed 12 innings to beat the Seattle Mariners, 8 to 7, in last night’s opener of a four-game series at Comerica Park. Left-fielder Justin Upton provided the power for Detroit’s offensive attack in last night’s win, as he clubbed a pair of home runs, including… Read More

NBA – The Cleveland Cavaliers Are NBA Champions

Posted on June 20, 2016 in Professional Sports News.

The Cleveland Cavaliers captured the franchise’s first-ever NBA title when they edged past the Golden State Warriors, 93 to 89, in last night’s game 7 of the finals. It’s the first championship in any of the four major sports for the city of Cleveland in 52 years. LeBron James was named the finals’ MVP, after… Read More

MLB – The Tigers Lose A Tough One

Posted on June 20, 2016 in Professional Sports News.

Cheslor Cuthbert’s RBI single in the bottom of the 13th inning drove in Lorenzo Cain with the game-winning run as the Royals downed the Tigers, 2 to 1, in yesterday’s finale of a weekend series in Kansas City. The loss is the 5th in the last 7 games for the Tigers, who now fall a… Read More

PGA – Dustin Johnson Wins The U.S. Open

Posted on June 20, 2016 in Professional Sports News.

Dustin Johnson held off late challenges from Jim Furyk and Scott Piercy to win the U.S. Open yesterday at Oakmont. It’s the first win at a major for the 31-year old Johnson, who finished second at the Open just one year ago.   By:  Mike Plourde     –     for Great Lakes Radio Sports