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Michigan Sports

Detroit Tigers hold on to hand Kansas City Royals’ 11th straight setback

By PAUL HARRIS Associated Press DETROIT — Michael Fulmer shut down Kansas City’s ninth-inning rally for his second save, and the Detroit Tigers’ 4-3 win Thursday to extend the Royals’ losing streak to 11 games. Detroit led 4-1 entering the ninth, but Kansas City scored twice of ...

Michigan Wolverines lose NCAA Division I field hockey title to North Carolina

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Erin Matson scored the sudden victory goal in the seventh minute of overtime to lift North Carolina to its third consecutive title with a 4-3 win over Michigan in the NCAA field hockey championship game on Sunday night. On North Carolina’s second penalty corner in ...

Ex-Detroit Tigers’, Milwaukee Brewers’ pitcher Jordan Zimmermann retires

By STEVE MEGARGEE AP Sports Writer MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee pitcher Jordan Zimmermann retired Tuesday two appearances into his 13th season in the major leagues, ending a career in which the two-time All-Star pitched the Washington Nationals’ first no-hitter. Zimmermann went 95-91 with a ...

Report: Tim Tebow to rejoin coach Urban Meyer with Jacksonville Jaguars

By MARK LONG AP Pro Football Writer Tim Tebow and Urban Meyer are apparently getting back together, this time in the NFL. The former Florida star and 2007 Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback is expected to team up with his college coach by signing a one-year contract to play for the Jacksonville ...

Joel Embiid leads Philadelphia 76ers past Detroit Pistons, 118-104

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid scored 29 points, Tyrese Maxey added 22 and the Philadelphia 76ers won their eighth straight game, 118-104 over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night. The Sixers moved closer to clinching the top spot in the Eastern Conference and securing home court in the ...

Greiss makes 22 saves, Red Wings rally to beat Blue Jackets

By MITCH STACY AP Sports Writer COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Thomas Greiss made 22 saves and the Detroit Reds Wings scored three goals in the second period to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2 on Friday night. Jakub Vrana had a goal and an assist, and Joe Veleno and Danny DeKeyser also scored in ...

Lions sign Pro Bowl center Frank Ragnow through 2026 season

By LARRY LAGE AP Sports Writer Detroit Lions center Frank Ragnow rattled off a slew of names, thanking those who helped him become the NFL's highest-paid player at the position. The Pro Bowl center was collected and composed as he shouted out the Ford family, his agents, former Lions coach ...

Lions take Washington’s Onwuzurike in 2nd round

By NOAH TRISTER AP Sports Writer DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions selected defensive tackle Levi Onwuzurike of Washington in the second round of the NFL draft on Friday night. Onwuzurike played mostly nose tackle with the Huskies. He was a second-team All-American in the preseason, but he ...