Posts Tagged Michigan

Abreu, LaRoche lead White Sox to 12-3 win against Tigers

Chicago White Sox's Jose Abreu (79) greets Tyler Flowers after Abreu's grand slam during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (AP) — Despite their early season struggles, the players who make up the middle of the Chicago White Sox batting order knew what they could do.

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Tigers beat White Sox 2-1 for big league-best 9-1 start

Detroit Tigers' Jose Iglesias celebrates as he runs to first base after driving in the winning run with an RBI single in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Detroit. The Tigers defeated the White Sox 2-1. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (AP) — Coming into this season, the Tigers had started 9-1 just twice since World War I: in 1968 and 1984, the years of Detroit’s last two World Series titles.

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5 high school baseball, softball programs get grants

DETROIT (AP) — Comerica Bank and the Detroit Tigers have teamed up to give five Michigan high schools grants of $5,000 each to benefit baseball and softball programs.

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42-mile trail among latest Michigan recreation additions

DETROIT (AP) — The 42-mile Fred Meijer Clinton-Ionia-Shiawassee Trail is one of the latest additions to Michigan’s extensive trial network and those involved in the project say it expands recreation options and will make rural roads safer.

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Wayne State University plans 100-mile cycling fundraiser

DETROIT (AP) — Wayne State University in Detroit plans to hold a 100-mile urban cycling event to raise scholarship money for students in financial need.

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