| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:52 PM
Jeremy Guthrie pitched impressively into the seventh inning, Salvador Perez hit a two-run triple and the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 Monday night for their sixth straight victory.
Guthrie (7-3) limited the Tigers to a two-run homer...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 8:43 PM
Max Scherzer won his ninth straight decision, and the Detroit Tigers beat Kansas City 3-2 to snap the Royals' six-game winning streak on Tuesday night.
Scherzer became the first Tigers starter to begin the season 9-0 since Vern Kennedy in 1938 by...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Can a backup catcher be an All-Star?
Absolutely, if Evan Gattis is the backup catcher in question. The Braves rookie lost his spot in the lineup when Brian McCann was activated from the disabled list, but he just keeps bashing the ball, most recently as...
| Apr 16, 2013
Quaint ballparks are cool, no question about it. But they don't win championships.
That's why the Yankees did an ugly overhaul on the House That Ruth built in the mid-1970s and scrapped the original Yankee Stadium altogether five seasons ago. It's why...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 4:28 PM
The stat lines looks ugly. The reports sound even worse. Roy Halladay clearly had a rough outing Tuesday. The right-hander allowed seven earned runs on six hits, two of which were home runs, four walks and a wild pitch in......
| Jun 3, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Dom Brown has had plenty of doubters. They should be gone now. The Phillies left fielder today was named the National League player of the month and the National League player of the week in back-to-back weeks, a first ever......
| Jun 1, 2013
| 4:30 PM
It was a completely new kind of photo day for Jimmy Rollins. Injuries have that affect. The Phillies shortstop rode along in a utility cart for much of the time during photo day because he fouled two balls off his......
| Feb 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
There will once again be a slew of athletes and celebrity presenters at Cartoon Network's Hall of Game Awards, now in its third year and premiering Feb. 11 at 7pm ET/PT on the network. The Hall of Game Awards let viewers vote for and honor their...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 8:17 PM
Editor’s note: This is the fifth installment in a six-part series compiled by staff writer Tim Koelble looking back at some of the biggest local, regional and national stories of 2012.
1 - Saint James opens football season with 40-14 win...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 1:29 AM
With a new year comes new hopes and anticipations.
It’s what makes New Year’s so great.
It’s also part of what defines sports.
Happy New Year Northern Michigan.
There’s a lot of reasons to look forward to a great 2013 year in...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 9:10 PM
Let's talk baseball.
(Wait! Don't leave. Some of you must still like baseball even if we don't have any major-league teams in this state. ... What? ... We do? ... Two! ... Incredible. Why don't we know about this? Anyway, it's spring, so we can spend a...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 1:56 PM
One thing to keep in mind about baseball: It's all good.
Big-league baseball. Minor-league baseball. College baseball. Pony League baseball. Even, gasp, international baseball.
While many North American fans dismiss the World Baseball Classic —...