Detroit Tigers (37-84, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Houston Astros (79-46, first in the AL West)
Sonny Dykes has spent most of his career coaching and recruiting football players in his home state of Texas and around the South. When he became a head coach in the Pac-12, he found an unfamiliar environment at some high school games in California.
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston’s Deshaun Watson and DeAndre Hopkins knew they weren’t going to get much playing time on Saturday night so they were intent on making the few plays they got count.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Mike Brosseau came through in the 13th inning to finish a long night and end an extended scoring drought by the Tampa Bay Rays.
DETROIT (AP) — Ohio coach Frank Solich is approaching his 75th birthday, looking and sounding as if he has no plans to slow down anytime soon.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Off-road vehicle enthusiasts can explore Michigan’s 3,700 miles (5,955 kilometers) of trails and five “scramble” areas that are open to them for no charge this weekend.
DETROIT (AP) — When Jake Rogers was making his way through the Detroit Tigers farm system, there was one thing everyone noticed. His throwing arm was more than ready for the big leagues.
HOUSTON (AP) — Wednesday’s joint practice between the Texans and Lions was a reunion for Houston coach Bill O’Brien and Detroit coach Matt Patricia.
ANN ARBOR (AP) — Jim Harbaugh lashed out Tuesday night at Cincinnati coach Luke Fickell, who said Michigan did not support a transfer’s attempt to immediately play for the Bearcats.
BELTON, Texas (AP) — Prosecutors in Texas plan to seek the death penalty for a professional MMA fighter accused in the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in a shallow grave in Oklahoma.
ANN ARBOR (AP) — Jim Harbaugh seems set up for success at Michigan in his fifth season, leading a program that’s a popular choice to win the Big Ten.
LANSING (AP) — Michigan State University has agreed to better protect patients from sexual assaults, including following a chaperone requirement for sensitive medical exams, to resolve a federal civil-rights investigation into Larry Nassar’s abuse of young gymnasts and other athletes under t…
Michigan State University's agreement Monday to resolve a federal civil-rights investigation related to now-imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar is the latest development stemming from the case.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers expect first-round pick Devin Bush to provide a serious jolt of athleticism and swagger to a young defense.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Jermaine Kearse checked several boxes for the Detroit Lions when they brought in the wide receiver as a free agent during mini-camp in June.
BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — NASCAR Cup Series drivers are pushing limits on the track and pointing fingers off it as tensions rise with just four races left before the playoffs.
BROOKLYN (AP) — Jimmie Johnson’s feud with Ryan Blaney is showing no signs of slowing down, heading into the NASCAR Cup race at Michigan International Speedway
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former member of the U.S. national figure skating team said in a lawsuit Friday that he was sexually molested as a teenage boy by a coach who the sport's governing body had ignored complaints about.
BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Brad Keselowski will be joined by family and friends during the NASCAR Cup race Sunday at Michigan International Speedway.
FLINT (AP) — An attorney for former Michigan State basketball star Mateen Cleaves says during his trial on sexual assault charges that consensual sex between two adults is not a crime.
This Week's Circulars
83, of Traverse City, died July 23, 2019. There will be a celebration of his life held on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019 from 2 to 4 p.m., at the home of his daughter, Teresa and Dale Campbell, 6105 Brackett Road, Williamsburg, MI 49690. Please visit www.lifestorytc.com to sign the guestbook and shar…
an Ohio native, he was the consummate outdoorsman. O.B. loved Traverse City where he hunted, fished and vacationed for years until making it his home 1981. He was a championship bass fisherman and life member of TC Bass club. He is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years, Sandy; three child…
TRAVERSE CITY [mdash] On Sunday evening, Aug. 11, 2019, Jean Ellen Ahart slipped the surly bonds of earth and joined her parents in the stars. Jean was born June 11, 1936 to Archie L and Dorothy A (nee Wolf) McLean in Traverse City. She spent many of her early years in Northport as well. Jea…
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