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MIGGY & PRINCE BAT SCHERZER TO 12-0.....F, 6/28/13 [ 06-28-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA LOFTS HIS 2ND HOMERUN OF THE NIGHT<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       Miguel Cabrera homered twice and Prince Fielder hit a monster shot to help make Max S...
PISTONS REACH FOR FIRST PICK.....Th, 6/27/13 [ 06-27-2013 ]
@ BROOKLYN, NY:       In an NBA Draft filled with surprises, the Pistons chose Georgia Bulldogs shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 8th overall.       The 6-fo...
HALOS SWEEP COMPLETE.....Th, 6/27/13 [ 06-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   TROUT HAD 4-HITS INCLUDING THIS DOUBLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim scored twice in the T-10th to top the Tigers 3-1 Thursday a...
ANGELS CONTINUE HEX.....W, 6/26/13 [ 06-26-2013 ]
>>caption:   MIKE TROUT (L) HOMERED & DOUBLED FOR 3-RBIs AND SCORED TWICE, THE SECOND TIME UNDER THE TARDY TAG OF BRAYAN PENA (R)<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Angels overc...
ANGELS ASSAULT TIGER PITCHING.....T, 6/25/13 [ 06-25-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA's B-3RD, 2rHR GAVE DETROIT A VERY BRIEF 2-1 LEAD<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The LA Angels of Anaheim snapped a 2-all tie with an 8-R/T-5th and went on...
BOSOX HAND TIGERS SERIES FINALE.....S, 6/23/13 [ 06-23-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA STARTED THE SCORING WITH A B-1ST GROUND RULE DOUBLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers made it 3-out-of-4 from Boston Sunday afternoon when they sc...
V-MART POWERS SCHERZER TO 11-0.....Sa, 6/22/13 [ 06-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   TORII HUNTER (R) HELPS VICTOR MARTINEZ (L) CELEBRATE V-MART's G-SLAM<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Max Scherzer became the first Tiger pitcher since 1909 and the...
VICTORINO VICTIMIZES, VALVERDE VANISHES.....F, 6/21/13 [ 06-21-2013 ]
>>caption:   VICTORINO (R) WAS 4-FOR-5 WITH A HR & 5-RBI<< @ COMERICA PARK:       After a slew of pre-game Detroit roster moves {SEE BELOW}, the Red Sox battered a parade...
PERALTA HITS A WALKOFF HOMERUN.....Th, 6/20/13 [ 06-20-2013 ]
>>caption:   MIGUEL CABRERA (L) WAS THE FIRST TO WELCOME JHONNY PERALTA (R) HOME<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Jhonny Peralta clubbed a B-9th, 2rHR (#7) into the LField bullp...
BIRDS BELT BENGAL PITCHING.....W, 6/19/13 [ 06-19-2013 ]
>>caption:   NICK MARKAKIS (L) WAS ABOARD FOR THE FIRST OF TWO 2rHRs BY CHRIS DAVIS (R)<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Big league homer leader Chris Davis led the Oriole assault...
J.J. BATTERS JV AGAIN....T, 6/18/13 [ 06-18-2013 ]
>>caption:   HARDY (L) & JONES (R) BOTH HOMERED OFF VERLANDEDR<< @ COMERICA PARK:       J.J. Hardy hit his third homerun in his last five at-bats against Justin Verlande...
NEW DEAL FOR DATSYUK.....T, 6/18/13 [ 06-18-2013 ]
      FWD Pavel Datsyuk and the Detroit Red Wings have agreed on a   three-year contract extension through 2016-17.       Datsyuk can't sign the contract until July...
CABRERA POWERS SCHERZER TO 10TH WIN.....M, 6/17/13 [ 06-17-2013 ]
>>caption:   SUPER MAX IS STILL UNDEFEATED IN 2013<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Miguel Cabrera cranked a 2rHR to RField in the B-1st to give Max Scherzer and the Tigers the...
HOMERS HELP FISTER FRUSTRATE TWINS.....S, 6/16/13 [ 06-16-2013 ]
>>caption:   HUNTER IS WELCOMED HOME BY JACKSON ON HIS MILESTONE. BOTH HIT 2rHRs FOR THE TIGERS<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Torii Hunter hit his 300th MLB homerun Sunday, a...
TWINS POUND TIGS.....Sa, 6/15/13 [ 06-15-2013 ]
>>caption:   SANCHEZ WAS YANKED EARLY<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Twins banged out 14 hits against Anibal Sanchez and three Tiger relievers to score a 6-3 Saturday...
BENGALS ARE DOUBLE TROUBLE FOR TWINS.....F, 6/14/13 [ 06-14-2013 ]
>>caption:   FIELDER STROKED A 2r2B TO SPARK A 4-R/T-6TH<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Three consecutive 2-out/T-6th doubles made Rick Porcello and the Tigers 4-0 Friday nig...
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....F, 6/14/13 [ 06-14-2013 ]
      I don't know the answer to the Tiger bullpen problem.       The problem is, neither does team Prez Dave Dombrowski.       Dombrowski put all his eggs in...
VALVERDE & COKE COLLAPSE.....W, 6/12/13 [ 06-12-2013 ]
>>caption:   HAPPY HOSMER GOT THE GAME-WINNING HIT<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       One strike away from a shutout win, the Tiger bullpen flopped again and Detroit lost 3-2 in...
SCHERZER GOES TO 9-0.....T, 6/11/13 [ 06-11-2013 ]
>>caption:   SUPER MAX IS THE FIRST TIGER TO START 9-0 IN 75 YEARS<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Tigers scored a lone late run off the AL's best bullpen, then survived a...
MO CHEEKS NEW PISTON BOSS.....M, 6/10/13 [ 06-10-2013 ]
@ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Monday evening Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars the hiring of Maurice Cheeks as new head coach, signing him to a multi-year...
MORE HARD LUCK FOR FISTER.....M, 6/10/13 [ 06-10-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA LAUNCHED A 2-RUN BOMB FOR ALL THE TIGER SCORING<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Royals extended their winning streak to six games and ended the Tiger...
ALVAREZ & KELLY STAR IN SWEEEEP OF TRIBE.....S, 6/9/13 [ 06-09-2013 ]
>>caption:   LEFTY ALVAREZ TAMED THE TRIBE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Jose Alvarez' one day call-up from 3A Toledo was a resounding success and the Tigers completed a weeke...
SUPPORT FOR PORCELLO.....Sa, 6/8/13 [ 06-08-2013 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE HAD THE KEY HIT, A 3-RUN DOUBLE IN THE B-2ND<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Rick Porcello finally got some much appreciated early run support and earned t...
JV & V-MART KEY WIN VS WAHOOS.....F, 6/7/13 [ 06-07-2013 ]
>>caption:   THIS B-7TH DOUBLE GAVE MARTINEZ A 3-HIT GAME<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander pitched six good innings and one bad one, but that was good enough to...
SCHERZER SECURES SERIES FINALE.....Th, 6/6/13 [ 06-06-2013 ]
>>caption:   SCHERZER SLAMMED THE DOOR ON THE RAYS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Max Scherzer became the first Tiger pitcher to start a season 8-0 since Jeremy Bonderman in...
RAYS RALLY LATE.....W, 6/5/13 [ 06-05-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA (#24) WATCHES AS AVILA (kneeling) TAGS OUT BOTH LOBATON (L) AND ESCOBAR (R) FOR A DOUBLE PLAY AT 3BASE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A classic pitchers' du...
TIGERS HAMMER RAYS.....T, 6/4/13 [ 06-04-2013 ]
>>caption:   FIELDER (#28) GOES INTO HIS HOMERUN TROT AFTER GOING DEEP OFF JAMEY WRIGHT (L)<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Anibal Sanchez tamed the hot Tampa Bay batters while...
PAGENAUD OUTLASTS THE OTHERS ON THE ISLE.....S, 6/2/13 [ 06-02-2013 ]
NOTE:   STORY FROM INDYCAR.com @ BELLE ISLE: After multiple cautions that jumbled the running order and ruined the weekend for many drivers on Belle Isle. After multiple pit stop and tir...
BIRDS COME FROM BEHIND AGAIN.....S, 6/2/13 [ 06-02-2013 ]
>>caption:   RICK PORCELLO (L) AND JHONNY PERALTA (#27) ARE STUNNED BY CHRIS DAVIS' TYING HOMERUN<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       The Tigers let a lead slip away for the second...
CONWAY CLAIMS DUEL IN DETROIT, PART ONE...Sa, 6/1/13 [ 06-01-2013 ]
NOTE:    STORY FROM INDYCAR.com @ BELLE ISLE: With his black firesuit with white piping sans sponsor logos, Mike Conway looked somewhat out of place as awards were being presented for Ra...
TIGS BELT BIRDS.....Sa, 6/1/13 [ 06-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA's G-SLAM CAPPED AN 8-R/T-4TH<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       Four Tiger homeruns including a Miguel Cabrera Grand Slam highlighted an 8-R/T-4th in a 10-3...
PAPA NOT GRANDE.....F, 5/31/13 [ 05-31-2013 ]
>>caption:   DICKERSON's 3rHR ENDED THE GAME<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       The thud you may have heard Friday night was the other shoe dropping on Jose Valverde.    &nbs...
BUCS BEST TIGS IN EXTRAS AGAIN.....Th, 5/30/13 [ 05-30-2013 ]
>>caption:   MARTIN (R) TAGS TUIASOSOPO (L) TO KEEP THE TIGERS SCORELESS<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       The Pirates beat the Tigers 1-0 in 11-INN for the second time in three...
BLACKHAWKS COMPLETE COMEBACK.....W, 5/29/13 [ 05-29-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRENT SEABROOK (M, looking up) IS MOBBED AFTER HE SCORED THE OT WINNER<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Brent Seabrook scored on a solo break-in 3:35 into overtime for...
SANCHEZ LETS IT GET AWAY.....W, 5/29/13 [ 05-29-2013 ]
>>caption:   PEDRO ALVAREZ SLIDES HOME PAST ALEX AVILA WITH THE GO-AHEAD RUN<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       The Pirates drove Anibal Sanchez off the mound with a 4-R/B-7th an...
WALKER LIFTS PIRATES PAST TIGERS.....T, 5/28/13 [ 05-28-2013 ]
>>caption:   NEIL WALKER HEADS HOME ON HIS HOMER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Neil Walker skied a 1-out, T-11th solo homer (#3) off the Belle Tire tarp covering the RField tu...
BLACKHAWKS TAKE OVER IN 3RD PERIOD TO FORCE A GAME SEVEN.....M, 5/27/13 [ 05-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   FROLIK's PENALTY SHOT ON HOWARD PROVED TO BE THE GAME-WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Blackhawks avoided elimination for a second time with a 4-3 Mo...
PERALTA HITS 'EM, VERLANDER WHIFFS 'EM.....M, 5/27/13 [ 05-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   VICTOR MARTINEZ (#41) DOUBLED TO PUT DETROIT AHEAD TO STAY IN THE B-5TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Jhonny Peralta went 4-for-4 with 3-RBI and Justin Verlander...
TORII & AVISAIL BAT SCHERZER PAST TWINS.....S, 5/26/13 [ 05-26-2013 ]
>>caption:   SUPER MAX STAYED PERFECT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Max Scherzer ran his record to 7-0 in a 6-1 Tiger win over Minnesota Sunday afternoon.       Detr...
BLACKHAWKS REVERT TO FORM & STAY ALIVE.....Sa, 5/25/13 [ 05-25-2013 ]
>>caption:   CAPTAINS ZETTERBERG (#40) AND TOEWS (#19) BATTLE FOR THE PUCK<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Andrew Shaw scored twice, the winning and clinching goals, to lead the Bl...
TWINS END LONG LOSING SKID.....Sa, 5/25/13 [ 05-25-2013 ]
>>caption:   TWINS CRASHED WHEN RAMIREZ (R) RAN INTO WILLINGHAM<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Minnesota scored all their runs in the T-1st off Tiger starter Doug Fister (L, 5-2)...
NEAR NO-HITTER FOR SANCHEZ.....F, 5/24/13 [ 05-24-2013 ]
>>caption:   SANCHEZ GAVE UP JUST ONE HIT TO MINNY's MAUER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Anibal Sanchez came within two-outs of his second career MLB No-Hitter in a 6-0 Tige...
RED WINGS WHITEWASH BLACKHAWKS FOR 3-1 SERIES LEAD.....Th, 5/23/13 [ 05-23-2013 ]
>>caption:   CHICAGO's JONATHAN TOEWS HIGH-STICKS DET's JONATHAN ERICSSON FOR TOEWS' 3RD PENALTY<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Jimmy Howard made 28-SV and Jakub Kindal (PPG) &...
TIGERS RALLY TO TAKE IT FROM TWINS.....Th, 5/23/13 [ 05-23-2013 ]
>>caption:   HUNTER (#48) CAME HOME ON CABRERA's (L) SIXTH HR IN FOUR GAMES<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A seesaw affair saw the Tigers tie it up in a 3-R/B-7th and win it in...
TIGS WAIT OUT RAIN TO TOP TRIBE.....W, 5/22/13 [ 05-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   MIGGY LEGS-OUT THE FIRST OF FOUR TIGER RBI DOUBLES AND LATER ADDED A TIPPED-BALL HR<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers won a wild 11-7 Wednesday night contest...
SCHERZER SUPER & CABRERA CONTINUES POWER SURGE.....T, 5/21/13 [ 05-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   SHAKY START BUT A FANTASTIC FINISH FOR MAX<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Max Scherzer mowed down the Wahooos and Miguel Cabrera bashed the longball again as the...
WINGS WIN TO TAKE 2-1 SERIES LEAD.....M, 5/20/13    [ 05-20-2013 ]
>>caption:   JAKUB KINDAL (#4) CRUNCHES BRANDON SAAD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings skated to a 3-1 Monday night win over the Blackhawks to seize a 2-1 lead and...
CABRERA HAT TRICK NOT ENOUGH.....S, 5/19/13 [ 05-19-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA (L) AND FIELDER (R) COMBINED FOR ALL THE TIGER RBIs<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       A trio of Miguel Cabrera homeruns worth 5-RBIs was not enough to save th...
RANGERS ROMP AGAIN.....Sa, 5/18/13 [ 05-18-2013 ]
>>caption:   ELVIS ANDRUS STANDS IN FRONT OF TIGER 3BMAN MIGUEL CABRERA AFTER ANDRUS TRIPLED<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:             A Tiger starting pitcher failed to...
SOLID GAME TWO FOR WINGS EVENS THE SERIES.....Sa, 5/18/13 [ 05-18-2013 ]
>>caption:   KNOCKED TO THE ICE, FILPPULA SCORED ON CRAWFORD ANYWAY<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       A rested Red Wings team gave a MUCH better effort Saturday afternoon than on W...
TIGERS SQUEEK BY TEXAS.....F, 5/17/13 [ 05-17-2013 ]
>>caption:   PORCELLO's GOOD-TIME ROLL CONTINUED<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       Rick Porcello turned in a solid 5.2-IP and four Tiger relievers pitched in scoreless fashion down...
RANGERS KO JV EARLY.....Th, 5/16/13 [ 05-16-2013 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER (#35) HAD A VERY EARLY EXIT<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       The Rangers bombed Justin Verlander off the mound in the B-3rd and beat the Tigers 10-4 Thursd...
BLACKHAWKS DOMINATE GAME ONE.....W, 5/15/13 [ 05-15-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRUNNER HAD THE LONE DETROIT GOAL<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Two unlikely heroes scored 3:21 apart midway through the 3rd-PER to lift the Blackhawks past the Red...
ASTROS SALVAGE FINALE.....W, 5/15/13 [ 05-15-2013 ]
>>caption:   TUIASOSOPO (#18) SCORED ON THE 3rHR BY GARCIA (R)<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Houston scored twice in the T-9th to beat the Tigers 7-5 in a Wednesday matinee. &...
TIGERS MAKE IT 6-FOR-6 VS ASTROS.....T, 5/14/13 [ 05-14-2013 ]
>>caption:   DOUG FISTER AND TWO RELIEVERS SHUT-DOWN THE ASTROS FOR THE FINAL SEVEN INNINGS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers spotted the Astros a pair of early runs and...
TIGERS LONGBALL PAST ASTROS.....M, 5/13/13 [ 05-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   ANDY DIRKS (#12) IS WELCOMED HOME ON HIS GRAND SLAM BY DON KELLY (M) AND JHONNY PERALTA (R)<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers scored six of their seven run...
DETERMINED WINGS DEFEAT DUCKS IN GAME SEVEN.....S, 5/12/13 [ 05-12-2013 ]
>>caption:   ABBY's SHORTHANDED GOAL ON HILLER PUT THE WINGS AHEAD TO STAY<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       Henrik Zetterberg, Justin Abdelkader and Valterri Filppula each scored a...
TRIBE TAKES IT AWAY IN RUBBER GAME.....S, 5/12/13 [ 05-12-2013 ]
>>caption:   SANTANA SCORED THE GW-RUN IN THE T-10TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       After taking over for starter Rick Porcello, four of the five Tiger relievers snacked on dang...
WAHOOS HOLD ON TO EDGE TIGERS.....Sa, 5/11/13 [ 05-11-2013 ]
>>caption:   INFANTE HIT THIS 2r3B, THEN SCORED HIMSELF<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Trailing all night long the Tigers got within one run twice on the Indians bullpen befor...
WINGS FORCE GAME SEVEN.....F, 5/10/13 [ 05-10-2013 ]
>>caption:   ZETTERBERG (R) IS MOBBED BY HAPPY RED WINGS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       As he did in the regular season finale to clinch a playoff spot, Henrik Zettrerberg sc...
TIGERS TOMAHAWK TRIBE.....F, 5/10/13 [ 05-10-2013 ]
>>caption:   FIELDER (R) GETS A HEROES WELCOME<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Power hitting backed Max Scherzer, who became the first Tiger pitcher with five wins (5-0) this year in a 10-4...
PESKY NATS DEFEAT FISTER.....Th, 5/9/13 [ 05-09-2013 ]
>>caption:   TUIASOSOPO GETS CONGRATS FOR HIS PINCH-HIT 3rHR<< @ WASHINGTON, DC:       The Nationals swept a rain-plagued two- game series from the Tigers with a 5-4 Thur...
UNLUCKY 13 FOR WINGS.....W, 5/8/13 [ 05-08-2013 ]
>>caption:   JOAKIM ANDERSSON (M) WAS TOO LATE TO CHECK NICK BONINO (L), WHO PUT THE PUCK PAST JIMMY HOWARD (R) << @ ANAHEIM, CA:       Nick Bonino, scored the game- win...
ZIMMERMANN & HARPER TOO MUCH FOR TIGERS.....W, 5/8/13 [ 05-08-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRYCE HARPER HOMERED & HAD 2-RBIs<< @ WASHINGTON, DC:       After a one-day and 57-min rain delay the Tigers lost a 2-game series opener at Washington 3-1...
TIGERS WASHED-OUT AT WASHINGTON.....T, 5/7/13    [ 05-07-2013 ]
@ WASHINGTON, DC:       Tuesday night's game between the Nationals and Tigers was postponed due to inclement weather and has been rescheduled for Thursday at 4:05 pm/ ET at Nat...
WINGS EVEN SERIES ON BRUNNER OT WINNER.....M, 5/6/13    [ 05-06-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRUNNER BANKED THE GAME-WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Damien Brunner's rebound goal with 4:50 remaining in the first overtime gave the Red Wings a 3-2 w...
STINKO de ASTROS.....S, 5/5/13 [ 05-05-2013 ]
>>caption:   3BASE COACH TOM BROOKENS (#61) CONGRATS ANDY DIRKS (R) ON HIS HOMER<< @ HOUSTON, TX:       The Tigers completed a 4-game series sweep at hapless Houston wi...
ALL ANAHEIM IN GAME THREE.....Sa, 5/4/13 [ 05-04-2013 ]
>>caption:   GETZLAF (#15) STOLE THE PUCK FROM BRUNNER (L) AND SCORED SHORTHANDED<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Aneheim took control late and beat the Red Wings 4-0 Saturday...
CABRERA LEADS HUGE HIT PARADE.....Sa, 5/4/13 [ 05-04-2013 ]
>>caption:   FIELDER (L) WELCOMES CABRERA (R) HOME<< @ HOUSTON, TX:       Miguel Cabrera hit a pair of homers (#5 & #6) and tied his career-high of 6-RBIs in a game (fiv...
AVILA HOMER BEATS ASTROS.....F, 5/3/13 [ 05-03-2013 ]
>>caption:   AVILA FIST-PUMPED HIS WAY AROUND THE BASES ON HIS GO-AHEAD 2rHR<< @ HOUSTON, TX:       Alex Avila bashed a 1-out/T-9th 2rHR (#4) to the RCField stands over t...
NYQUIST GETS THE OVERTIME WINNER.....Th, 5/2/13 [ 05-03-2013 ]
>>caption:   NYQUIST (top M) CELEBRATES HIS OT-GWG<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       Gustav Nyquist scored his first NHL career playoff goal 1:21 into overtime to give the Red Wings...
KELLY & TUIA DELIVER IN 14TH-INN.....Th, 5/2/13 [ 05-02-2013 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE's POP-UP PLATE SLIDE TIED THE GAME<< @ HOUSTON, TX:       The Tigers opened a 6-game road trip with a 7-3, 14-INN win at Houston Thursday night. &nbs...
DIAMOND SHINES AS TWINS TOP TIGS.....W, 5/1/13 [ 05-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   PENA (L) DROPPED THE BALL AND MORNEAU (R) SCORED<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A successful Tiger homestand (6-2) ended on a sour note with a 6-2 Wednesday matinee...
DUCKS SCORE TWICE IN 3RD-PER TO CHILL-OUT WINGS.....T, 4/30/13 [ 04-30-2013 ]
>>caption:   HILLER (R) LOOKS BACK IN HIS NET AS CLEARY (#11) AND EAVES (L) CELEBRATE THE LONE DETROIT GOAL<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       Anaheim scored two power play goals a...
HOMERUN & WIN STREAKS BOTH REACH FIVE GAMES.....T, 4/30/13 [ 04-30-2013 ]
>>caption:   ALEX AVILA HOMERED FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE APRIL 9TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tiger homerun barrage continued Tuesday night in a 6-1 win over Minnesota...
TIGS EDGE TWINS IN SERIES OPENER.....M, 4/29/13 [ 04-29-2013 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE's 3rHR WAS THE DIFFERENCE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers continued to utilize the longball, getting all their runs on a pair of homers by Andy D...
HOMERUNS IN THE RAIN AS TIGERS SWEEP BRAVES.....S, 4/28/13 [ 04-28-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA LAUNCHED THE THIRD OF THREE TIGER HRs<< @ COMERICA PARK:      Three-run homers by both Austin Jackson and Miguel Cabrera plus a solo shot from Omar...
WINGS DOWN DALLAS, PLAYOFF STREAK REACHES 22.....Sa, 4/27/13 [ 04-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   ZETTERBERG HAD THIS SOLO BREAKAWAY FOR HIS SECOND GOAL OF THE GAME<< @ DALLAS, TX:       The Red Wings got a pair of goals and an assist from Capt. Henrik Ze...
PORCELLO & PAPA BAFFLE BRAVES.....Sa, 4/27/13 [ 04-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   JHONNY PERALTA (M) CLINKS FOREARMS WITH VICTOR MARTINEZ (R), WHO TROTTED HOME ON PERALTA's HOMERUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Detroit Stars (Tigers) beat t...
LIONS/NFL DRAFT, DAY 3, ROUNDS 4--7.....Sa, 4/.27/13 [ 04-27-2013 ]
@ ALLEN PARK, MI:       With the 35th pick in the 4th round, a compensatory selection and 132nd overall, the Lions chose Devin Taylor, a 6-foot-7 D-End from South Carolina. N...
SANCHEZ SETS RECORD WITH 17-K.....F, 4/26/13 [ 04-26-2013 ]
>>caption:   SANCHEZ FANNED EVERY BRAVE AT LEAST ONCE<< @ COMERICA PARK:         Tiger starter Anibal Sanchez mowed down the Braves batters with a new Detroit franch...
WHALER RUN IS OVER.....F, 4/26/13 [ 04-26-2013 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:     The Whalers tried to stay alive and tied the Knights 4-4 with three unanswered 3rd-PER goals, but London's Max Domi scored his second goal of the game (#9 & #10)...
LIONS/NFL DRAFT, DAY 2, ROUNDS 2 & 3.....F, 4/26/13    [ 04-26-2013 ]
@ ALLEN PARK, MI:       With the fourth pick in the second round (36th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft the Lions chose CBack Darius Slay of Mississippi State.       Slay...
LIONS GET ZIGGY.....Th, 4/25/13 [ 04-26-2013 ]
>>caption:   (L-to-R) NFL COMMISH ROGER GOODELL, LIONS #1 PICK EZEKIEL ANSAH & LIONS H-of-FAMER BARRY SANDERS<< @ ALLEN PARK, MI:       With three offensive tackles alrea...
WINGS WIN 3RD STRAIGHT, MOVE INTO 7TH PLACE.....Th, 4/25/13 [ 04-26-2013 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK (#13) GOT A GOAL AND A HUG FROM ZETTERBERG (#40)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings completed   3-0 homestand by beating Nashville 5-2 Th...
ROYALS WIN IN 10, STAY IN 1ST.....Th, 4/25/13 [ 04-25-2013 ]
>>caption:   GORDON's GRAND SLAM CAPPED THE SCORING<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Kansas City batted around and scored five times in the T-10th to beat the Tigers 8-3 Thursd...
WINGS GET BY KINGS IN 3RD-PER.....W, 4/24/13 [ 04-24-2013 ]
>>caption:   GOALIE QUICK WASN'T QUICK ENOUGH TO STOP FRANZEN's (#93) CLOSE-IN CLINCHER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Third period goals by Jordin Tootoo and Johan Franzen lif...
PAPA GRANDE HAS A GRAND RETURN.....W, 4/24/13 [ 04-24-2013 ]
>>caption:   VALVERDE GOT THE SAVE & DID THE DANCE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Jose Valverde pitched a perfect T-9th for the save in his comeback to Comerica Park and the Ti...
PLYMOUTH ON PRECIPICE.....W, 4/24/13 [ 04-24-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       London scored twice in each period to beat the Whalers 6-4 Wednesday night and put Plymouth on the brink of playoff elimination.       The Kni...
WHALERS RALLY, THEN LOSE.....T, 4/23/13 [ 04-24-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA       The Whalers scored four 3rd-PER goals to overcome a 3-0 deficit, then lost to London 6-4 Tuesday night.       The Knights lead the OHL Western Con...
TIGERS & ROYALS WASHED, RONDON & VALVERDE ACTIVATED.....T, 4/23/13 [ 04-23-2013 ]
>>caption:   RONDON (file photo) AND VALVERDE EARNED QUICK PROMOTIONS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The tarp was put in place about 20-mins before gametime, just before schedul...
HOWARD, BRUNNER, ZETTERBERG & FRANZEN ALL STAR IN KEY WIN VS COYOTES.....M, 4/22/13 [ 04-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   HOWARD STOPPED KYLE CHIPCHURA (#24) IN CLOSE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings blanked Phoenix 4-0 Monday night to boost their own playoff chances and hamper those o...
TRUMBO TRUMPS TIGERS IN 13.....S, 4/21/13 [ 04-21-2013 ]
>>caption:   HALOS WELCOME HOME TRUMBO (R)<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       Mark Trumbo hit a towering homerun (#2) to lead-off the B-13th and the Angels outlasted the Tigers 4-3...
WHALERS EVEN SERIES WITH DOUBLE OT WIN.....S, 4/21/13 [ 04-21-2013 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:     Less than a minute away from going down 0-2 in the OHL Western Conference Finals, the Whalers rallied for a 4-3 win Sunday afternoon at London in double overtime...
CANUCKS TOP DETROIT IN SHOOTOUT.....Sa, 4/20/13 [ 04-20-2013 ]
>>caption:   MAX LAPIERRE (#40) BEAT JIMMY HOWARD TO WIN THE SHOOTOUT<< @ VANCOUVER, BC:       Maxim Lapierre scored the only goal of the shootout and Vancouver edged th...
ANGELS AMBUSH TIGERS EARLY.....Sa, 4/20/13 [ 04-20-2013 ]
>>caption:   TROUT's GRAND SALAMI WAS THE BIG BLOW OF THE BALLGAME<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       The Angels scored nine times in the opening inning and went on to rout the Tiger...
ANGELS BEAT UP BENGALS.....F, 4/19/13 [ 04-19-2013 ]
>>caption:   TUIASOSOPO (L) AND JACKSON (#14) BOTH MISSED THE 3r3B BY BOURJOS<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       Hot on the first stop of their 3-city western road trip, the Tiger bat...
KNIGHTS TAKE GAME ONE.....F, 4/19/13 [ 04-19-2013 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:       The London Knights took the opening game of the OHL Western Conference Finals Friday night by beating the Plymouth Whalers 2-1.       Ryan Rupert (#4...
3 M's BLANK TIGS.....Th, 4/18/13 [ 04-18-2013 ]
>>caption:   SEAGER's 2-out/B-7th DOUBLE SNAPPED A SCORELESS TIE<< @ SEATTLE, WA:       Mariners starter Hisashi Iwakuma and two relievers combined to shutout the Tigers...
PISTONS FIRE FRANK.....Th, 4/18/13 [ 04-18-2013 ]
@ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       As anticipated, the Pistons fired head coach Lawrence Frank Thursday afternoon, a day after a season-ending loss at Brooklyn.       The...
PENA STARS IN 14TH-INN WIN.....W, 4/17/13 [ 04-17-2013 ]
>>caption:   PENA (L) HELD THE BALL AFTER TAGGING SMOAK (#17 at R) FOR THE GAME's FINAL OUT<< @ SEATTLE, WA:       Tiger back-up catcher Brayan Pena drove in the winning r...
MISTAKES DOOM WINGS.....W, 4/17/13 [ 04-17-2013 ]
>>caption:   NYQUIST (#14) SCORED ONCE< BUT WAS STONED BY KIPRUSOFF HERE<< @ CALGARY, ALTA:       If the Red Wings miss the playoffs for the first time in 22 years, th...
NETS NIP PISTONS IN SEASON FINALE.....W, 4/17/13 [ 04-17-2013 ]
>>caption:   BLATCHE (#0) DRIBBLES AROUND MONROE<< @ BROOKLYN, NY:       The Pistons made a last, late, unsuccessful push and lost their season finale 103-99 Wednesday ni...
CLASH AT COMERICA.....W, 4/17/13 [ 04-17-2013 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:       The third annual college baseball "Clash at Comerica" between Michigan State and Central Michigan was suspended by rain Wednesday evening and will be completed...
FISTER FOILS M's.....T, 4/16/13 [ 04-16-2013 ]
>>caption:   MIGGY SWUNG THE BIG STICK<< @ SEATTLE, WA:       Tiger starter Doug Fister mowed down his former Mariner mates and Detroit defeated Seattle 6-2 late nigh...
PISTONS WIN HOME FINALE.....M, 4/15/13 [ 04-15-2013 ]
>>caption:   GREG MONROE (#10) CARRIED THE PISTONS TO THE WIN<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons celebrated their final home game of a horrid season with their...
HOWIE'S SHUTOUT PUTS WINGS BACK IN 8TH PLACE.....S, 4/14/13 [ 04-14-2013 ]
>>caption:   ZETTERBERG (#C) WAS BOTH GOAL-SCORER AND CHEERLEADER<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:       Henrik Zetterberg, Johan Franzen and Justin Abdelkader all scored their 9th g...
TIGER BATS BOOM BY THE BAY.....S, 4/14/13 [ 04-14-2013 ]
>>caption:   HUNTER (#48) AND AVILA (R) WELCOME HOME JACKSON (M) ON AUSTIN's HOMER<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Austin Jackson set the table with his 11th career 4-hit game an...
WHALERS OUST OWEN SOUND.....S, 4/14/13 [ 04-14-2013 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:       Matthew Mistele scored twice (#2 & #3) in the opening period and the Whalers went on to win at Owen Sound 3-1 Sunday.       Plymouth eliminated t...
LONGBALLS & JV BEAT A's.....Sa, 4/13/13 [ 04-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER WAS SHARP VS ATHLETICS<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       The Tigers used three homers and the pitching of ace Justin Verlander to put an end to the nine-game...
BLOWN SAVE #3 LEADS TO 12-INN LOSS.....F, 4/12/13 [ 04-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   DONALDSON (#20) CELEBRATES HIS GW-HR<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Josh Donaldson's first career walkoff homer gave the Oakland A's a 4-3, 12-INN win over the Tige...
OUT-GUNNED AGAIN.....F, 4/12/13 [ 04-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   SAAD SCORED THE SHOOTOUT WINNER ON HOWARD<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Brandon Saad scored in the fifth round of the shootout to hand the Red Wings their second sh...
PISTONS BEAT BAD BOBCATS.....F, 4/12/13 [ 04-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   JAREBKO DUNKS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons had little trouble with the hapless Charlotte Bobcats, 113-93 Friday night.       Detr...
WHALERS ROLL TO 3-2 SERIES LEAD.....F, 4/12/13 [ 04-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   TOM WILSON (#10 at L) SCORED ON AN UPWARD DEFLECTION<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The every-other pattern continued Friday night as the Whalers whitewashed Owen...
MARLEAU DECIDES SHOOTOUT.....Th, 4/11/13 [ 04-11-2013 ]
>>caption:   MARLEAU (#12 at L) BEATS HOWIE (#35 at R) FOR THE DECIDING SHOOTOUT GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Patrick Marleau and Logan Couture each scored in both r...
COLD CoPa, HOT BENGAL BATS.....Th, 4/11/13 [ 04-11-2013 ]
>>caption:   RAJAI DAVIS (#11) FALLS DOWN TRYING TO PLAY MIGGY's TRIPLE OFF THE WALL<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Gametime temperature was 35-degrees under drizzling skies...
DRUMMOND LEADS THE WAY AS PISTONS SWEEP CAVS.....W, 4/10/13 [ 04-10-2013 ]
>>caption:   DET's ANDRE DRUMMOND (#1) DUNKS OVER KYRIE IRVING (#2) OF THE CAVS<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Andre Drummond scored a career-high 29-P and the Pistons complete...
PLYMOUTH/OWEN SOUND SERIES EVEN AGAIN.....W, 4/10/13 [ 04-10-2013 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:       Owen Sound attacked early to take a 4-0 lead by the 5:14 mark of the 2nd-PER, then had to hang on to edge Plymouth 4-3 Wednesday night.       T...
BLOWN SAVE #2.....W, 4/10/13 [ 04-10-2013 ]
>>caption:   ARENCIBIA's 3-RUN DOUBLE WAS THE GW BASEHIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A nasty day at the ballpark ended in ugly fashion as the Tigers blew a 6-1 lead to lose...
PLYMOUTH TAKES SERIES LEAD.....T, 4/9/13 [ 04-09-2013 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:     Trailing 3-1 just over halfway through the 2nd-PER, Plymouth scored five unanswered goals and the Whalers were 6-3 winners Tuesday night at Owen Sound. &nbs...
SANCHEZ SOLID, MILESTONES FOR MIGGY & TORII.....T, 4/9/13 [ 04-09-2013 ]
>>caption:   HUNTER (#48) AND CABRERA (R) BOTH HAD BIG DAYS WITH THEIR BATS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Anibal Sanchez dodged early raindrops to deliver a solid start and tw...
NATIONAL TITLE NOT IN THE CARDS FOR M-MEN.....M, 4/8/13 [ 04-08-2013 ]
>>caption:   ALBRECHT (#2) HAD A SURPRISE 17-P FOR MICHIGAN, BUT NONE AFTER HALFTIME<< @ ATLANTA, GA:       Top-seeded Louisville erased a first half double digit deficit t...
PISTONS BEAT BULLS, AT LAST.....S, 4/7/13 [ 04-07-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON KNIGHT HAD HIS SECOND 20-P GAME IN LESS THAN 24 HOURS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Trailing by 11-P in the opening quarter the Pistons then poured...
PLYMOUTH SUFFERS FIRST PLAYOFF LOSS.....S, 4/7/13 [ 04-07-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Owen Sound snapped a 1-all tie with a pair of 3rd-PER goals to beat the Whalers 3-1 Sunday.       The Plymouth defeat was its first in six playof...
C.C. & BULLPEN BLANK BENGALS.....S, 4/7/13 [ 04-07-2013 ]
>>caption:   C.C. SET THE TONE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       In a battle between aces New York's C.C. Sabathia out- dueled Detroit's Justin Verlander and the Yankees topped the...
BLUES BLANK WINGS.....S, 4/7/13 [ 04-07-2013 ]
>>caption:   DAVID BACKES OF ST. LOOIE BOARD-CHECKS DET's NIKLAS KRONWALL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       It was tight playoff-type hockey between two teams fighting to make...
WOLVERINES GET RAST ORANGE TO REACH NCAA FINAL.....Sa, 4/6/13 [ 04-07-2013 ]
>>caption:   MITCH McGARY (#4) HAD A GAME-HIGH 12-RB<< @ ATLANTA, GA:       Michigan broke the tenacious Syracuse 2/3 zone and overcame a poor shooting night by Trey Burke...
PISTON LOSS IS MINNESOTA MILESTONE.....Sa, 4/6/13 [ 04-07-2013 ]
>>caption:   RICK ADELMAN REACHED THE 1,000 W PLATEAU<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Pistons dropped a 107-101 Saturday night decision at Minnesota for their 18th loss...
CRAZY 8s AS TIGERS TOP YANKS AGAIN.....Sa, 4/6/13 [ 04-06-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA (L) WELCOMES HOME JACKSON (R) WITH A B-5TH RUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers scored off all four Yankee pitchers and posted eight runs (on 17...
DATSYUK SCORES TWICE & GETS GAME-WINNER LATE IN OT.....F, 4/5/13 [ 04-05-2013 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK (R) TUMBLES OVER GIGUERE AFTER HIS GWG<< @ DENVER, CO:       Pavel Datsyuk's second goal of the game came with 15.4-sec remaining in overtime to give...
PLYMOUTH STAYS PERFECT IN PLAYOFFS.....F, 4/6/13 [ 04-05-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       After sweeping Sarnia in four straight games in the first round of the OHL playoffs, the Whalers started round two with a 4-1 win over Owen Sound Friday ni...
FIELDER HOMERS TWICE IN HOME OPENER WIN.....F, 4/5/13 [ 04-05-2013 ]
>>caption: INFANTE (#4) WELCOMES FIELDER (R) HOME AFTER PRINCE's FIRST HOMER OF THE GAME<< @ COMERICA PARK       The first three Tiger homers of the season by Prince Fielder (...
D-DOGS DOUBLE DOWN WINGS.....Th, 4/4/13 [ 04-04-2013 ]
>>caption:   DAVID SCHLEMKO (#6) CHECKS DET's DREW MILLER (#20) INTO THE BOARDS<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:       Phoenix dominated the middle period and the Coyotes beat the Red...
HANSON RETIRES.....Th, 4/4/13 [ 04-04-2013 ]
@ ALLEN PARK, MI:       Lions placekicker Jason Hanson announced Thursday he is retiring after a record-setting 21 NFL seasons, all with Detroit.       Hanson will form...
TIGERS INK VALVERDE THEN LOSE AGAIN TO TWINS.....Th, 4/4/13 [ 04-04-2013 ]
>>caption:   WILLINGHAM's HOMER SAILED OVER TIGER DON KELLY & THE LEFTFIELD FLOWER POTS<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Twins overcame an early 2-0 deficit for the second...
CELTS CLINCH PLAYOFF SPOT BY BEATING DETROIT.....W, 4/3/13 [ 04-03-2013 ]
>>caption:   GREEN JAMMED DOWN THIS DUNK AND ADDED A LATE 3- POINTER AMONG HIS 34-P<< @ BOSTON, MA:       Jeff Green scored 34-P including 13 in the 4th-Qtr to help the C...
BLOWN SAVE #1.....W, 4/3/13 [ 04-03-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA DROVE IN BOTH WEDNESDAY TIGER TALLIES<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Twins scored the trying and winning runs an Eduardo Escobar double off fifth Ti...
WINGS SURVIVE TO EDGE AVS.....M, 4/1/13 [ 04-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRUNNER (#24) CELEBRATES HIS FIRST GOAL SINCE FEB 24TH<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings earned a 1-1 homestand split with a 3-2 win over Colorado Mo...
WINNING RETURN TO T-O FOR CALDERON.....M, 4/1/13 [ 04-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   CALDERON (R) DEFENDS AGAINST TORONTO's KYLE LOWERY (L)<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       The Pistons outscored their hosts 33-19 in the 4th-Qtr and Detroit defeated To...
FINALLY, AN OPENING DAY WIN FOR VERLANDER.....M, 4/1/13 [ 04-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   FIELDER's T-1ST DOUBLE MADE IT 2-0 TIGERS<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Tiger ace Justin Verlander pitched his sixth consecutive Opening Day Monday afternoon an...
BULLS EDGE PISTONS.....S, 3/31/13 [ 03-31-2013 ]
>>caption:   DENG (#9) DOMINATED DETROIT<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Luol Deng pumped-in a game- high 28-P and grabbed a team-high 9-RB as the Chicago Bulls edged the Pistons...
C-HOOP.....WOLVERINES REACH FINAL FOUR.....S, 3/31/13 [ 03-31-2013 ]
>>caption:   STAUSKAS HAD A CAREER DAY<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       Michigan routed Florida 79-59 Sunday afternoon to earn UofM's first NCAA men's basketball Final Four appea...
BLACKHAWKS RUIN THE PARTY.....S, 3/31/13 [ 03-31-2013 ]
>>caption:   ALL THE WINGS WORE #9 IN PRE-GAME TO WISH MR. HOCKEY HAPPY BIRTHDAY<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Blackhawks blitzed the Red Wings for three goals in the fi...
TIGER/T-BAY TIE ENDS EXHIBITIONS.....Sa. 3/30/13 [ 03-30-2013 ]
@ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       The Tigers and Tampa Bay Rays played to a 3-3/9-INN tie on Grapefruit LGE getaway day Saturday afternoon.       By pre-arrangement the co...
RAPTORS GET WELL BY PLAYING PISTONS.....F, 3/29/13 [ 03-29-2013 ]
>>caption:   RUDY GAY (#22) SHOOTS OVER FORMER TORONTO TEAMMATE JOSE CALDERON (#8)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Almost ignored Friday in the wake of a record new $18...
C-HOOP.....UM SCORES OT UPSET & MSU GOES COLD, THEN GOES HOME.....F, 3/29/13 [ 03-29-2013 ]
>>caption:   BURKE (#3) AND McGARY (#4) CELEBRATE THE OVERTIME UPSET<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       A late Wolverine comeback gave Michigan an 87-85 win in overtime over South...
SCHERZER SHARP & TIGERS ROCK RAYS.....F, 3/29/13 [ 03-29-2013 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE FIELDER HIT THE FIRST OF 3 TIGER HOMERUNS<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       After announcing a record- setting contract for ace Justin Verlander {SEE ST...
RECORD DEAL FOR JV.....F, 3/29/13 [ 03-29-2013 ]
@ LAKELAND, FL:       The Tigers aren't leaving their spring training home in Lakeland with an established closer, but are going to come north with their Opening Day starter l...
NIEMI BLANKS WINGS.....Th, 3/28/13 [ 03-28-2013 ]
>>caption:   PAVELSKI (#8 in Black) SCORED FROM BEHIND THE NET ON A BANK SHOT<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:       Antti Niemi recorded his second shutout in as many nights and third...
RONDON DEMOTED & ASTROS ASSAULT ANIBAL.....Th, 3/28/13 [ 03-28-2013 ]
>>caption:   PHOTO PENDING @ KISSIMMEE, FL:       Thursday morning the Tigers optioned RHanded relievers Bruce Rondon and Luis Marte to 3A Toledo, meaning Detroit will o...
WHALERS SWEEP STING.....W, 3/27/13 [ 03-27-2013 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:       The Whalers were 5-2 Wednesday night winners at Sarnia to complete a 4-0 opening playoff round sweep of the Sting.       Sarnia managed a 2-2 tie at...
PHILS BEAT VERLANDER & ROUGH-UP RONDON.....W, 3/27/13 [ 03-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER TOOK A LOSS IN HIS EXHIBITION FINALE<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Phillies beat the Tigers 4-1 Wednesday afternoon, scoring a pair of runs o...
FANS BOO AS MINNESOTA MAULS PISTONS.....T, 3/26/13 [ 03-26-2013 ]
>>caption:   MINNY's NIKOLA PEKOVIC (#14) PUTS UP A SHORT SHOT OVER DET's GREG MONROE (#10)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Timberwolves expanded a modest 44-38 hal...
BRAVES WIN ON LATE BOMBS.....T, 3/26/13 [ 03-26-2013 ]
@ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Braves 3Bman Juan Francisco greeted fifth Tiger pitcher Brayan Villarreal (L, 0-1) by clubbing a 3-2 pitch over the RCField fence for a lead-off h...
RED WINGS POWER PAST PHOENIX.....M, 3/25/13 [ 03-25-2013 ]
>>caption:   FRANZEN (#93) CELEBRATES HIS TYING GOAL<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:       A 3rd-PER power play goal by Pavel Datsyuk (#11) gave the Red Wings a 3-2 late night win at...
PLYMOUTH STINGS SARNIA AGAIN.....M, 3/25/13 [ 03-25-2013 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:       The Whalers took a 3-0 stranglehold on their opening round playoff series with Sarnia by beating the Sting 5-2 Monday night.       Plymouth scored t...
EARLY LEAD CARRIES TIGERS PAST FISH.....M, 3/25/13 [ 03-25-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA SLICED A GROUND RULE DOUBLE TO START THE SCORING<< @ JUPITER, FL:       The Tigers staked Rick Porcello to a 3-0/T-1st lead and went on to beat the M...
WINGS SWEEP DUCKS.....S, 3/24/13 [ 03-24-2013 ]
>>caption:   CLEARY's PPG PUT THE WINGS AHEAD TO STAY<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       The Red Wings scored twice before the game was 9-mins old and then had to hang on for a 2-1...
FINAL CCHA FINAL GOES TO THE IRISH.....S, 3/24/13 [ 03-24-2013 ]
>>caption:   IRISH EYES ARE SMILING<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Notre Dame's Austin Wuthrich scored 29-sec into the 3rd-PER to put the Fighting Irish ahead on their way to...
BENGAL BATTERS MISTREAT METS.....S, 3/24/13 [ 03-24-2013 ]
@ PORT ST. LUCIE, FL:       Omar Infante and Austin Jackson both doubled and tripled and had a pair of RBIs and Don Kelly hit a 2rHR (#3) as the Tigers hammered- out a 9-4 win...
PISTONS END 10 GAME LOSING SKID.....Sa, 3/23/13 [ 03-23-2013 ]
>>caption   CHARLIE V (#31) LIFTED DETROIT TO THE WIN<< @ CHARLOTTE, NC:       It took a 1-pt win over the NBA's worst team to snap the 10 game Piston losing streak as D...
WHALERS EDGE STING FOR 2-0 SERIES ADVANTAGE.....Sa, 3/23/13 [ 03-23-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers beat Sarnia 3-2 Saturday night to take a 2-0 lead in their first round OHL playoff series.     Mitchell Heard (#1) and Zach Lorentz (#1...
GLI SEMIS.....Sa, 3/23/13 [ 03-23-2013 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Notre Dame will battle Michigan Sunday in the last ever CCHA Championship.       Notre Dame beat Ohio State 3-1 in Saturday afternoon's first se...
TIGS HOMER PAST YANKS.....Sa, 3/23/13 [ 03-23-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA CRUSHED A TAPE-MEASURE 2-RUN HOMERUN<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Jhonny Peralta, Miguel Cabrera and former Yankee Kevin Russo all homered for the...
C-HOOP.....UM & MSU BOTH ADVANCE TO SWEET 16...Sa, 3/23/13 [ 03-23-2013 ]
>>caption:   McGARY MOTIVATED THE M-MEN<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Michigan became the first team to advance to the NCAA "Sweet 16" with a one-sided 78-53 early S...
MHSAA BOYS HOOP FINALS.....Sa, 3/23/13 [ 03-23-2013 ]
@ BRESLIN CENTER:       In the morning Class D Final Southfield Christian bested Wyoming Tri-Unity Christian 65-46.       The Eagles earned their second consecutive stat...
ABBY LEADS WINGS TO WIN.....F, 3/22/13 [ 03-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   ABDELKADER CELEBRATES HIS FIRST NHL CHAPEAU<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       The Red Wings opened a four game western road swing and a two game series at Anaheim late...
STREAKS INTACT.....F, 3/22/13 [ 03-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   LeBRON JAMES (#6) HOOPS OVER DET's RODNEY STUCKEY (#3)<< @ MIAMI, FL:       LeBron James scored 29-P and Dwayne Wade 19 in a 103-89 Miami Heat win over the...
WHALERS ROMP IN PLAYOFF OPENER.....F, 3/22/13 [ 03-22-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Plymouth Whalers were the OHL's hottest team (16 wins in 17 games) down the stretch in the regular season. Friday night they opened the playoffs in th...
SMYLY & TUI STAR IN ROAD WIN....F, 3/22/13 [ 03-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   SMYLY REBOUNDED IN A 2ND STRAIGHT START VS THE NATS<< @ VIERA, FL:       Drew Smyly out-pitched Nats ace Stephen Strasburg and Matt Tuiasosopo homered again in...
HOUSTON HOMERS HAMMER TIGERS.....Th, 3/21/13 [ 03-21-2013 ]
@ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Carlos Corporan hit his first two homeruns of the spring to highlight a four homer Houston attack and the Astros beat the Tigers 7-2 Thursday eveni...
C-HOOP.....PALACE WINS FOR MSU & UofM.....Th, 3/21/13 [ 03-21-2013 ]
>>caption:   VALPO COULDN'T CONTAIN DERRICK NIX (#25) IN THE MIDDLE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Michigan State got 23-P and a career-high 15-RB from senior Derrick...
C-HOOP.....W, 3/20/13 [ 03-20-2013 ]
@ TEMPE, AZ:       Arizona State's dynamic duo of Jahii Carson and Carrick Felix combined for 43-P as the Sun Devils drubbed the Detroit Titans 83-68 late Wednesday night in an ope...
WILD END 13 GAME FRUSTRATION STREAK.....W, 3/20/13 [ 03-20-2013 ]
>>caption:   DANY HEATLEY (L) BATTLES GUSTAV NYQUIST (R) FOR THE PUCK<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Devin Setoguchi scored twice in a 4-2 Minnesota win over the Red Wings...
C-HOOP.....T, 3/19/13 [ 03-19-2013 ]
@ YOUNGSTOWN, OH:       The Oakland Golden Grizzlies bowed out of the opening round of the CollegeInsider.com postseason tournament, 99-87 Tuesday night at Youngstown State. &nb...
FISTER PUNCHED, DIRKS HURT & 8 CUT.....T, 3/19/13 [ 03-19-2013 ]
>>caption:   YOUNGSTER DEVON TRAVIS HOMERED FOR DETROIT<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tampa Bay Rays rocked Tiger starter Doug Fister for 7-R/2-ER including a 6-...
FREEFALL.....M, 3/18/13 [ 03-18-2013 ]
>>caption:   REGGIE EVANS (#30) BATTLES GREG MONROE (#10) FOR A REBOUND<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Head coach Lawrence Frank returned to the Pistons from personal l...
TIERGS SCORE LATE TO WIN OVER WASHINGTON.....M, 3/18/13 [ 03-18-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRUCE RONDON GOT THE RELIEF WIN MONDAY<< @ VIERA, FL:       Nationals starting piicher Jordan Zimmerman stymied the Tigers for six innings, but the Detroite...
SPRING TRAINING DIARY.....March 11th--19th, 2013 [ 03-18-2013 ]
MONDAY, MARCH 11TH:    Uneventful late afternoon/ early evening flight from Detroit to Tampa.       There were eight people at the rent-a-car pick-up desk and only one clerk. I w...
WHALERS CLOSE REGULAR SEASON ON HIGH NOTE.....S, 3/17/13 [ 03-17-2013 ]
@ WINDSOR, ONT:       The OHL West Division Champion Plymouth Whalers finished the regular season schedule with a home-&-home series sweep over Detroit River rival Windsor.  ...
NATS OUT-SWAT TIGERS.....S, 3/17/13 [ 03-17-2013 ]
@ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers had their five game winning streak (four in Grapefruit LGE play) stopped Sunday after- noon in a wild 12-10 slugfest vs Washington. &n...
WINGS VANQUISH VANCOUVER.....Sa, 3/16/13 [ 03-17-2013 ]
>>caption:   LUONGO COULDN'T STOP CLEARY'S PUCK<< @ VANCOUVER, BC:       Justin Abdelkader and Henrik Zetterberg both scored twice in a 5-2 Red Wings win at Vancouver lat...
EARLY LEAD, LATE SURGE NOT ENOUGH TO HALT PISTON LOSING SKID.....SA, 3/16/13 [ 03-17-2013 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY WAS FOULED GOING TO THE HOOP<< @ PORTLAND, ORE:       The Pistons concluded an 0-4 western swing with a 112-101 loss at Portland Saturday night. &n...
C-HOOP.....BUCKEYES BEST SPARTANS.....Sa, 3/16/13 [ 03-16-2013 ]
>>caption:   CRAFT SCORED ON THIS OFF-BALANCE SHOT AT THE BUCKET<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Michigan State just made too many mistakes and the Spartans lost to Ohio State 61-58...
TIGERS BLANK CARDS.....Sa, 3/16/13 [ 03-16-2013 ]
>>caption:   HILL HUMBLED StL<< @ JUPITER, OH:       Non-roster RHander Shawn Hill and three Tiger relievers combined on a 4-hit, 3-0 shutout vs St. Louis Saturday aftern...
DATSYUK COMPLETES COMEBACK.....F, 3/15/13 [ 03-16-2013 ]
>>caption:   DEVAN DUBNYK (L) & RYAN WHITNEY (R) STOPPED JUSTIN ABDELKADER (M) AND THE REST OF THE RED WINGS UNTIL THE 3RD-PER<< @ EDMONTON, ALTA:       Pavel Datsyuk (#9)...
C-HOOP.....BADGERS BOUNCE WOLVERINES OUT OF B10 TOURNEY, MSU SURVIVES IOWA UPSET BID.....F, 3/15/13 [ 03-15-2013 ]
>>caption:   MIKE BRUESEWITZ (R) AND UM's MITCH McGARY (#4) BATTLE FOR A REBOUND<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Ben Brust scored 11 of his 14-P after intermission to help Wisconsin...
TIGS DOUBLE-UP JAYS.....F, 3/15/13 [ 03-15-2013 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE GOT PITCHED TIGHT IN THE B-1ST, BUT BANGED OUT TWO HITS LATER<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Rick Porcello pitched 5-INN for the win (3-1) , Austi...
C-HOOP.....Th, 3/14/13 [ 03-14-2013 ]
>>caption:   UM's TIM HARDAWAY JR. SHOOTS OVER PSU's ROSS TRAVIS (#43)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Michigan avenged a giveaway upset loss at Penn State two weeks ago by bounci...
TUIASOSOPO TOPS TIGER ATTACK.....Th, 3/14/13. [ 03-14-2013 ]
>>caption:   TUIA MASHED A TATER IN THE 4-R/T-2ND<< @ PORT ST. LUCIE, FL:       A starter only because Prince Fielder had a flat tire on the Florida turnpike, non-roster 1B...
WARRIORS ADD TO PISTON SKID.....W, 3/13/13 [ 03-14-2013 ]
>>caption:   STEPHEN CURRY (#30 at R) SHOOTS OVER DET's JASON MAXIELL (#54)<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       The Piston road woes continued late night Wednesday with a 105-97 loss...
BUSH LEADS LIONS CLASS OF 3 FREE AGENT SIGNEES.....W, 3/13/13 [ 03-14-2013 ]
>>CAPTION:   NEW TOP TAILBACK<< @ ALLEN PARK, MI:       The Lions scored big on day two of NFL free agency Wednesday, obtaining a desired #1 running back and much needed h...
FLAMES BURN GUS.....W, 3/13/13 [ 03-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   GUSTAVSSON STOPPED FORMER RED WING JIRI HUDLER (R), BUT WAS BEATEN BY FIVE OTHER FLAME SHOOTERS<< @ CALGARY, ALTA:       The Flames blitzed Red Wings netmind...
PLYMOUTH ENDS HOUNDS' TOP DOG STATUS.....W, 3/13/13 [ 03-13-2013 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:     Having already clinched the OHL West Division title over Sault Ste. Marie, the Whalers beat the Greyhounds for the first time in their six regular seaso...
TIGERS MAUL MOCS, CUT BOESCH [ 03-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRENNAN BOESCH WAS RELEASED WEDNESDAY<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Torii Hunter and Miguel Cabrera homered on back-to-back pitches in the B-1st to send th...
BENGAL BATTERS HAVE HALADAY HOLIDAY.....T, 3/12/13 [ 03-12-2013 ]
>>caption:   DON KELLY (#32) GETS A WELCOME HOME FROM ALEX AVILA. BOTH HAD BIG DAYS AT-BAT<< @ CLEARWATER, FL:       The Tigers KOed Phillies ace Roy Halladay with 7-R/7-ER...
PISTONS JAZZED AGAIN.....M, 3/11/13 [ 03-11-2013 ]
>>caption:   AL JEFFERSON (#25) PLAYS KEEP-AWAY FROM DET's GREG MONROE (R)<< @ SALT LAKE CITY, UT:       Utah took a 51-37 halftime lead and went on to beat the Pistons...
VALDESPIN VICTIMIZES VERLANDER.....M, 3/11/13 [ 03-11-2013 ]
>>caption:   RONDON CLOSED, BUT THERE WAS NOTHING TO SAVE<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Jordany Valdespin cranked Justin Verlander's third pitch of the game down th...
DIFFERENT DIRECTIONS.....S, 3/10/13 [ 03-11-2013 ]
>>caption:   GLEEFUL GRIFFIN LED THE CLIPPERS SCORING MACHINE<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:       Seven Los Angeles players scored in double digits and the Clipprers crushed the cr...
JACKETS SWEEP WEEKEND SET FROM WINGS.....S, 3/10/13 [ 03-10-2013 ]
>>caption:   MATT CALVERT POTTED THE SHOOTOUT WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       After remaking their roster with a series of off-season trades the Columbus Blue Jackets ar...
C-HOOP.......HOOSIERS CLAIM BIG TEN CROWN.......S, 3/10/13 [ 03-10-2013 ]
>>caption:   ZELLER (with ball) PUTS UP THE WINNING SHOT VS TWO WOLVERINE DEFENDERS<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Indiana edged Michigan 72-71 Sunday to win an undisputed Big...
WHALERS DAMPER SPIRIT.....S, 3/10/13 [ 03-10-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers out-gunned Saginaw 7-5 Sunday afternoon to complete a home-&-home series sweep.       Plymouth's fifth straight win was also the W...
PORCELLO SHINES AGAIN.....S, 3/10/13 [ 03-10-2013 ]
>>caption:   PORCELLO IS PITCHING LIKE AN ACE<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       If the Tigers are still considering trading Rick Porcello, his value should be extremely hig...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 3/9/13 [ 03-09-2013 ]
@ VALPARAISO, IN:       Granted a bye into the Horizon LGE tournament semi-finals by virtue of their second seed, the Detroit Titans bowed out with a 56-54 Saturday evening defea...
DUD DEFEAT.....Sa, 3/9/13 [ 03-09-2013 ]
>>caption:   HENRIK ZETTERBERG (#40) TOOK SIX SHOTS< BUT NONE GOT BY BOBROVSKY (L)<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Playing his 99th NHL regular season game, Sergei Bobrovsky mad...
BAUTISTA BLAST HELPS JAYS FLY BY TIGERS.....Sa, 3/9/13 [ 03-09-2013 ]
>>caption:   DIRKS DINGERED FOR AN EARLY TIGER LEAD<< @ DUNEDIN, FL:       On the comeback trail from an injury plagued 2012, Jose Bautista belted a 2-out, 2rHR (#3) ov...
MAVS ALMOST PLAY GIVEAWAY BUT WIN ANYWAY.....F, 3/8/13 [ 03-08-2013 ]
>>caption:   DIRK NOWITZKI (#41 at R) WATCHES JASON MAXIELL (#54) DUNK<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Dallas blew a 15-P/4th-Qtr lead and let the Pistons briefly slip a...
COLLINS CLUBS HOMER & MAKES RONDON WINNER.....F, 3/8/13 [ 03-08-2013 ]
>>caption:   COLLINS GETS A WELCOME HOME FOR HIS HOMER<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Tiger prospect OFielder Tyler Collins led-off the B-8th with a homerun to RField,...
C-HOOP.....Th, 3/7/13 [ 03-07-2013 ]
>>caption:   PAYNE-FUL LOOSE BALL DIVE<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State kept its chance at a share of the Big Ten regular season title alive with a 58-43 Thursda...
SECOND CHANCE HOWIE.....Th, 3/7/13 [ 03-07-2013 ]
>>caption:   HOWARD CAPPED THE OILER SCORING WELL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard was 90-sec away from a shutout win Tuesday when Colorado's Pau...
BENGALS BATTER BRAVES.....Th, 3/7/13 [ 03-07-2013 ]
>>caption:   SMYLY THREW O's<< @ DISNEY WORLD, FL:       The Tigers banged out 18 hits to support the shutout start posted by Drew Smyly and Detroit defeated Atlanta 9-2...
ABSENTEES MISS KNICKS WIN VS PISTONS.....W, 3/6/13 [ 03-06-2013 ]
>>caption:   STOUDEMIRE DUNKS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Tied at 65 entering the final quarter, the Knicks went on a crunch time 16-0 run and clamped down on defen...
C-HOOP.....W, 3/6/13 [ 03-06-2013 ]
>>caption:   UM's TREY BURKE (#3) SHOOTS OVER PURDUE's RAPHEAL DAVIS (M) AND TERONE JOHNSON (L)<< @ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:       Michigan rebounded from a 34-30 halftime deficit...
VERLANDER TOUGH, MARTINEZ ACHY.....W, 3/6/13 [ 03-06-2013 ]
>>caption:   TORII HUNTER HIT HIS FIRST TIGER HOMER<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Justin Verlander (W, 1-0) pitched four scoreless innings of 1-W, 1-H dominance with...
HOWARD SHINES AS WINGS EDGE AVS.....T, 3/5/13 [ 03-05-2013 ]
>>caption:   GOALIE JIMMY HOWARD KEPT THE PUCK AND CHUCK KOBASEW (sliding) OUT OF HIS NET<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       With their supposedly high- powered offense sputterin...
WHALERS WIND UP WINNING ROAD SWING.....T, 3/5/13 [ 03-05-2013 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:       Vincent Trocheck (#46) and Mathew Mistele (#34) scored 1st-PER goals to send the Whalers on their way to a 4-1 late morning/early afternoon win Tuesday at Sag...
PORCELLO LOOKS GOOD.....M, 3/4/13 [ 03-04-2013 ]
>>caption:   PORCELLO EARNED HIS FIRST GRAPEFRUIT WIN<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The first Tiger to start three games this spring, Rick Porcello became the first t...
SPURS DIG DETROIT.....S, 3/3/13 [ 03-04-2013 ]
>>caption:   DUNCAN DUNKED ON DETROIT<< @ SAN ANTONIO, TX:       The latest in a series of post- All-Star break stink bombs by the Pistons was a 39-P defeat Sunday night a...
C-HOOP.....M-MEN MAKE LATE PLAYS TO BEAT MSU.....S, 3/3/13 [ 03-03-2013 ]
>>caption:   BURKE (R) OUT-FOXED APPLING (R) FOR THE KEY PLAY<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Trailing   by 10-P with 4:36 to play, Michigan State battled back to tie at 56...
NEDELJKOVIC MAKES MISSISSAUGA MISS.....S, 3/4/13 [ 03-03-2013 ]
@ MISSISSAUGA, ONT:       OHL rookie Alex Nedeljkovic made 24-SV for his second OHL shutout in a 5-0 Sunday afternoon win at Mississauga.       Mitchell Heard scored twi...
BRAVOS HURLERS HANDCUFF BENGAL BATTERS.....S, 3/3/13 [ 03-03-2013 ]
>>caption:   TIGER PROSPECT AARON WESTLAKE (L) DID THE HOMERUN TROT WITH UMPIRE LARRY VANOVER<< @ DISNEY WORLD:       Tiger RHP Max Scherzer made his spring debut with tw...
B-HAWKS KEEP STREAK, BEAT WINGS.....S, 3/3/13 [ 03-03-2013 ]
>>caption:   KANE (#88 at bottom) CELEBRATES AFTER BESTING HOWARD (M) LATE IN THE 3RD-PER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Patrick Kane tied the game with 2:02 remaining in regu...
CABRERA HOMERS, TIGERS SPLIT.....Sa, 3/2/13 [ 03-03-2013 ]
@ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers settled the issue early in a 4-1 Saturday afternoon win over Pittsburgh in the home half of a split-squad doubleheader.      ...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 3/2/13 [ 03-03-2013 ]
>>caption:   DOUG ANDERSON (#23) SCORED 22-P FOR UDM<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Detroit Titans closed their regular season with a 79-67 Saturday matinee win at Illinois-Chi...
LATE LOSS.....F, 3/1/13 [ 03-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   VASQUEZ (#21) SCORED 13 OF HIS 25-P IN THE 4TH-QTR FOR NEW ORLEANS<< @ NEW ORLEANS, LA:       The Pistons let another early lead slip away and dropped a 100-95...
LUCKY 7s.....F, 3/1/13 [ 03-01-2013 ]
@ ERIE, PA:       The Whalers scored seven goals for a second consecutive night on the road Friday in a 7-2 win at Erie.       Thursday Plymouth had beaten Niagara 7-1....
METS BEAT RONDON.....F, 3/1/13 [ 03-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   AVISAIL GARCIA HOMERED FOR BOTH TIGER RUNS<< @ PORT ST. LUCIE, FL:       Justin Verlander pitched three perfect innings, then the NY Mets scored in each of...
BRUNNER SHOOTS DOWN SHARKS.....Th, 2/28/13 [ 02-28-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRUNNER (R) FIRES THE SHOOTOUT WINNER AT NIEMI (L)<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:       The Red Wings have had two shootouts this season and rookie Damien Brunner has won b...
PLYMOUTH DRUBS DOGS.....Th, 2/28/13 [ 02-28-2013 ]
@ NIAGARA, ONT:       The Whalers went back to their winning ways with a 7-1 Thursday night decision at Niagara.       Plymouth has won eight of its last nine games with...
C-HOOP.....Th, 2/28/13 [ 02-28-2013 ]
@ PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The Detroit Titans dropped an 83-78 decision at Temple Thursday night, their second non-conference road loss in six days.     The Titans were a...
TIGERS ROUT RAYS.....Th, 2/28/13 [ 02-28-2013 ]
>>caption:   CABBY CLUBBED AN RBI DOUBLE<< @ PORT CHARLOTTE, FL:       Austin Jackson, Miguel Cabrera and hot prospect Nick Castellanos highlighted a 15 hit Tiger attack...
LATE KINGS COMEBACK.....W, 2/27/13 [ 02-28-2013 ]
>>caption:   KOPITAR PUT THE PUCK PAST HOWARD FOR THE LATE GWG<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:       Jeff Carter and Anze Kopitar scored 3rd-PER goals to give the Los Angeles Kings a...
KNIGHT RETURNS WITH A BIG NIGHT.....W, 2/27/13 [ 02-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   KNIGHT (with ball) SAILS OVER A GATHERING OF WIZARDS<< @ WASHINGTON, DC:       Back from a hyper-extended right knee injury, Brandon Knight scored a career-hig...
C-HOOP.....W, 2/27/13 [ 02-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   PENN STATE's JERMAINE MARSHALL (with ball) PUTS A SHOULDER INTO UM's MITCH McGARY (#4)<< @ STATE COLLEGE, PA:       Ranked fourth nationally, Michigan was em...
EARLY RUNS KEY BRAVES WIN....W, 2/27/13 [ 02-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRAVES CA & EX-TIGER GERALD LAIRD (L) AND PRINCE FIELDER (R) WATCH PRINCE's HOMER FLY OVER THE RIGHTFIELD WALL<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Juan Francisco...
C-HOOP.....T, 2/26/13 [ 02-26-2013 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       Jason Calliste drove the paint to sink a layup as the clock expired to give the Detroit Titans a 76-75 home win over Loyola-of-Chicago Tuesday night.  ...
ASTROS ASSAULT TIGER PITCHING.....T, 2/26/12 [ 02-26-2013 ]
>>caption:   ERIC BEDARD HAD A DFECENT ASTROS DEBUT VS DET<< @ KISSIMMEE, FL:       The Astros hit a couple of early homeruns, then beat up LHP Duane Below for 5-R on 5-H...
HAWKS ARE LATEST TO HUMBLE PISTONS.....M, 2/25/13 [ 02-25-2013 ]
>>caption:   ATL's JOSH SMITH (#5) SHOOTS AROUND GREG MONROE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       A Piston 33 point 4th-Qtr was too little, way too late.       Al...
TWO MVPs HOMER.....M, 2/25/13 [ 02-25-2013 ]
>>caption:   MIGUEL CABRERA's HR HIGHLIGHTED THE TIGER OFFENSE<< @ CLEARWATER, FL:       2012 "Futures" All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Nick Castellanos    and 2012...
RED WINGS POWER SWITCHED ON.....S, 2/24/13 [ 02-24-2013 ]
>>caption:   JOAKIM ANDERSSON (M) CELEBRATES HIS FIRST NHL TWO-GOAL GAME<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Anemic all season, the Red Wing power play exploded for three 2nd-P...
SPITFIRES SHOOT DOWN WHALER WIN STREAK.....S, 2/24/13 [ 02-24-2013 ]
>>caption:   EMERSON CLARK OF THE SPITS TAKES A TUMBLE WHEN CHECKED BY WHALER CAPTAIN COLIN MacDONALD (#C)<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:       The Spitfires strafed the Whalers with fou...
PHILS TIE TIGS.....S, 2/24/13 [ 02-24-2013 ]
@ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       A titanic, 1-out/T-8th solo homerun to RCField by Phillies reserve OFielder Domonic Brown earned Philadelphia a 5-5, 10-INN Grapefruit LGE tie...
C-HOOP.....S, 2/24/13 [ 02-24-2013 ]
>>caption: AARON CRAFT (L) DRIVES ON MSU's KEITH APPLING (#11)<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       The 4th-ranked Michigan State Spartans lost back-to-back games for the first time this s...
PACERS PASTE PISTONS AGAIN.....Sa, 2/23/13 [ 02-23-2013 ]
>>caption: INDY's DANNY GRANGER (L) MADE HIS SEASON DEBUT AND PROMPTLY WHACKED DET's SLAVA KRAVTSOV (R) IN THE EYE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons picked up right...
HOWARD GETS SHOUTOUT TO END WINGS LOSING SKID.....Sa, 2/23/13 [ 02-23-2013 ]
>>caption:   HOWARD (#35) SHUT THE DOOR ON THE PREDS ALL N ITE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Jimmy Howard made 33-SV for his first shutout of the season and Niklas Kronwall...
CRAZY EIGHTS FOR PLYMOUTH.....Sa, 2/23/13 [ 02-23-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers won their eighth straight, 4-0 vs Sarnia Saturday night.       Plymouth rookie goalie Alex Nedeljkovic made 20-SV for his first OHL...
BLUE JAYS BELT BENGALS.....Sa, 2/23/13 [ 02-23-2013 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE WENT DEEP IN THE B-1ST<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:      The Blue Jays bashed a trio of Tiger "extra" pitchers (two non- roster throwers and a Single-A...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 2/23/13 [ 02-23-2013 ]
@ WICHITA, KS:       The Detroit Titans suffered just their third loss in the last 10 games when they dropped a 94-79 "Bracket Buster" non-conference contest at Wichita State Saturd...
PLYMOUTH SURGE CONTINUES.....F, 2/22/13 [ 02-22-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The OHL West Division leading Whalers sparkled again on offense in a 9-1 Friday night win over Windsor.       Cody Payne (#18--20) and Rickard Ra...
PACERS PUMMEL PISTONS.....F, 2/22/13 [ 02-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   WILL BYNUM (#12) HAD A PISTON-HIGH 17 POINTS<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       Six Pacers including all five starters scored in double digits and Indiana coasted to...
TIGERS BEAT BRAVES IN GRAPEFRUIT OPENER.....F, 2/22/13 [ 02-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRAVES 2B DAN UGGLA JUMPS OUT OF THE WAY AS DET's PRINCE FIELDER SLIDES TO BREAK- UP A DOUBLE PLAY<< @ DISNEY WORLD, FL:       RHanders Rick Porcello and Luke...
WINGS SKID HITS FIVE.....Th, 2/21/13 [ 02-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   PROSPAL BACKHANDED THE GWG PAST HOWARD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings took a quick 2-0 lead and then dropped a 3-2 Thursday night decision to NHL-w...
C-HOOP.....Th, 2/21/13 [ 02-21-2013 ]
@ THE MATTHAEI:       A late surge down the stretch carried Wayne State to a 56-53 men's hoops win over Ferris State Thursday evening.       Ian Larkin scored a game-...
PISTONS BEAT B-CATS BUT LOSE KNIGHT.....W, 2/20/13 [ 02-20-2013 ]
>>caption:   RODNEY STUCKEY (#3) SHOOTS OVER CHARLOTTE's GERALD HENDERSON (R)<< @ CHARLOTTE, NC:       The Pistons took the lead late in the 3rd- Qtr and led the Bobcats th...
C-HOOP.....W, 2/20/13 [ 02-20-2013 ]
@ FT. WAYNE, IN:       Oakland U's 7-game winning streak was stopped Wednesday night in a 77-71 loss at IPFW.       The Mastodons ended their 10 game losing skid vs the G...
PREDS PREVAIL IN OT.....T, 2/19/13 [ 02-19-2013 ]
>>caption:   WEBER (#6, lower R) FIRES IN THE OT GAME-WINNER<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:       Predators Captain Shea Weber scored 44-sec into overtime and Nashville beat the Red Wi...
PRINCE RETURNS TO PALACE.....T, 2/19/13 [ 02-19-2013 ]
>>caption:   TAYSHAUN PRINCE (#21) TRIES TO SWAT A REBOUND AWAY FROM FORMER TEAMMATE BRANDON KNIGHT (#7)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Longtime Piston Tayshaun Prince r...
C-HOOP.....HISTORIC HOOSIER WIN.....T, 2/19/13 [ 02-19-2013 ]
>>caption: VICTOR OLAPIDO LED INDIANA TO ITS FIRST WIN AT MSU IN 22 YEARS<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       The #1 nationally ranked Indiana Hoosiers won a hard- fought 72-68 game at...
PLYMOUTH PILES IT ON.....M, 2/18/13 [ 02-18-2013 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:       The Whalers swatted the Sting 10-2 in a key Monday matinee match-up.       First place Plymouth increased its lead over second place Sarnia to six...
WILD RALLY.....S, 2/17/13 [ 02-17-2013 ]
>>caption:   MINNY's DARCY KUEMPER MAKES A GLOVE SAVE ON DET's TOMAS TATAR<< @ ST. PAUL, MN:       One Wild player scored his first NHL goal, another his first of the se...
C-HOOP, S 2/17/13 [ 02-17-2013 ]
>>caption:   BURKE (#3) SCORED A SEASON-HIGH 29-P<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Having lost three of its last four (the only win in overtime) entering Sunday's matinee, Michi...
WHALERS ROLL ON.....Sa, 2/16/13 [ 02-16-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Five unanswered goals in the 2nd-PER carried the Whalers to a 7-4 home ice victory vs Guelph Saturday night.       OHL West Division leading Ply...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 2/16/13 [ 02-16-2013 ]
@ LINCOLN, NEB:       Nebraska got a close as 41-40 early in the 2nd-H. Michigan State then pulled away from the Cornhuskers and the Spartans scored a 73-64 Saturday night road...
DUCKS DOWN UNDERMANNED WINGS.....F, 2/15/13 [ 02-15-2013 ]
>>caption:   FASTH REMAINED A PERFECT 7-0 IN THE NHL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       A pair of Ducks goals just 48-sec apart in the second minute of the third period snapped a...
NOESEN SHOOTS PLYMOUTH PAST RANGERS....F, 2/15/13 [ 02-15-2013 ]
@ KITCHENER, ONT:     Stefan Noesen scored the only goal of a four round shootout session to give the Whalers a 3-2 Friday night win at Kitchener.     Whalers goaltender...
C-HOOP.....Th, 2/14/13 [ 02-14-2013 ]
@ VERMILLION, SD:       Duke Mondy split a pair of free throws with 4-sec remaining to Give Oakland a 76-75 Thursday night win at South Dakota.       The Golden Grizzlies...
BLUES END SKID IN COMEBACK VS WINGS.....W, 2/13/13 [ 02-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   ALEX STEEN GOT THE GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Alexander Steen (#3) backhanded a Barret Jackman rebound to the lower right corner of Jimmy Howard's net 52-s...
PISTONS WIN WITH LATE SURGE.....W, 2/13/13 [ 02-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   CALDERON HAD A GAME-HIGH TWO DOZEN PTS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Tied at 76 with 5:07 to play, the Pistons went on an 11-0 run to go up 87-76 on thei...
TROCHECK HELPS STOP EX-SPIRIT MATES.....W, 2/13/13 [ 02-13-2013 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:     The Whalers skated to a 4-0 lead by second intermission on their way to a 5-1 Wednesday night win at Saginaw.     Vincent Trocheck, acquired by Plymout...
C-HOOP.....SPARTANS DOMINATE WOLVERINES.....T,   2/12/13 [ 02-12-2013 ]
>>caption:   DERRICK NIX AND THE IZZONE WERE FIRED-UP<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan Governor Rick Snyder skipped watching President Obama's "State of the Union" addr...
NEW ORLEANS STINGS PISTONS.....M, 2/11/13 [ 02-11-2013 ]
>>caption:   NO's RYAN ANDERSON SHOOTS OVER DET's KYLE SINGLER<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons laid a stink-bomb in the opener of their 3-game homestand Mon...
TROCHECK BEATS BATTALION.....S, 2/10/13 [ 02-10-2013 ]
@ BRAMPTON, ONT:       The Whalers opened a 3-game road trip Sunday afternoon with a 5-2 win at Brampton.       Vincent Trocheck scored just 46-sec into the game and Plym...
HOWARD & ERICSSON ARE HEROES.....S, 2/10/13 [ 02-10-2013 ]
>>caption:   ERICSSON LETS LOOSE THE GAME-WINNING SHOT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Goalie Jimmy Howard "stole" one for the Red Wings Sunday afternoon.       Howa...
PISTONS BEAT BUCKS IN FINAL MINUTE.....Sa, 2/9/13 [ 02-09-2013 ]
>>caption:   JENNINGS (#3 at R) AND CALDERON (#8 at L) EACH TOPPED THEIR TEAMS IN SCORING<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:       The Pistons went on a 7-0 last minute closing run to pul...
WHALERS COUNTER-ATTACK OWEN SOUND.....Sa, 2/9/13 [ 02-09-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers fired 40 shots and scored seven times in a Saturday night 7-3 home ice win over Owen Sound.       The Attack took 2-0/1st-PER and a 3...
WINGS CONTINUE TO DOMINATE OILERS.....Sa, 2/9/13 [ 02-09-2013 ]
>>caption:   FRANZEN (#93 at R) AND OTHER WINGS GIVE CONGRATS TO KRONWALL (#55 at L)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       There were whistles aplenty as the Red Wings edged Edmonton...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 2/9/13 [ 02-09-2013 ]
>>caption:   BADGER BEN BRUST (top) CELEBRATES HIS HALF-COURT SHOT AT THE END OF REGULATION<< @ MADISON, WI:       Ben Brust came up big twice and Wisconsin beat #3 Michiga...
PISTONS POWER PAST SPURS.....F, 2/8/13 [ 02-08-2013 ]
>>caption:   MONROE WAS IN CONTROL FOR DETROIT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons equaled their best scoring output of the season and ended San Antonio's 11-g...
COLTS COMEBACK SINKS WHALERS.....F, 2/8/13 [ 02-08-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Barrie buckled down after falling behind the Whalers 3-1 in the opening period, Colts goalie Mathias Niederberger blanked Plymouth the rest of the way and...
MRAZEK BACKSTOPS WINGS BY BLUES.....Th, 2/7/13 [ 02-07-2013 ]
>>caption:   PETR MRAZEK (L) STOPS VLADIMIR TARASENKO (#91) IN AN ALL-ROOKIE STANDOFF<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:       A week shy of his 21st birthday, Petr Mrazek made his NHL...
C-HOOP.....Th, 2/7/13 [ 02-07-2013 ]
>>caption:   UDM's DOUG "DUNK" ANDERSON (#23) WAS HOT EARLY<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:       The Detroit Titans opened a two-game Wisconsin road trip with an 82-74 Thursday night w...
NETS END AUBURN HILLS HEX.....W, 2/6/13 [ 02-06-2013 ]
>>caption:   BROOK LOPEZ OF THE NETS DRIVES ON GREG MONROE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Brooklyn beat the Pistons 93-90 Wednesday night to hand Detroit its third str...
C-HOOP.....W, 2/6/13 [ 02-06-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRANDEN DAWSON HAD A KEY STEAL AND A FAST- BREAK DUNK FOR MSU<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State took control in the second half to defeat Minnesota 6...
C-HOOP.....T, 2/5/13 [ 02-05-2013 ]
>>caption:   McGARY WAS BIG OFF THE BENCH FOR UofM<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       It took overtime for it to be a Happy 60th Birthday for Michigan men's basketball coach John B...
FLAMES COOL WINGS.....T, 2/5/13 [ 02-05-2013 ]
>>caption:   CALGARY GOALIE LEYLAND IRVING FRUSTRATES R-WING PAVEL DATSYUK (#13)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Calgary Flames arrived in Hockeytown with just one win on...
CALDERON NO CURE FOR CARMELO & KNICKS.....M, 2/4/13 [ 02-04-2013 ]
>>caption:   NEWCOMER JOSE CALDERON (#8) LED THE PISTONS IN SCORING AT MSG<< @ NYC, NY:       Obtained in trade last Wednesday, Jose Calderon made his Piston debut Monda...
NEW DEAL FOR SCHERZER.....M, 2/4/13 [ 02-04-2013 ]
      Monday evening the Tigers announced they'd avoided arbitration with RHP Max Scherzer.       The Tigers and Scherzer reportedly agreed to a one-year contract worth...
LAKERS EDGE PISTONS.....S, 2/3/13 [ 02-03-2013 ]
>>caption:   GASOL (#16) WAS NOT ASSESSED A FOUL WHEN BE BANGED DRUMMOND (#1) ON THE FINAL PLAY<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Leading 62-51 at the half on an Earl Clark...
JACKETS DOWN DULL WINGS.....Sa, 2/2/13 [ 02-02-2013 ]
>>caption:   FRANZEN (R) GAVE DETROIT A 1-0 LEAD BEFORE THE RED WINGS FELL FLAT<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       The Red Wings played Friday night. Columbus did not.    &nbs...
PLYMOUTH POPS PETES.....Sa, 2/2/13 [ 02-02-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers scored in the opening minute of the first two periods to take at 4-0 lead and then cruised to a 4-1 Saturday night win vs Peterborough.  ...
WOLVERINES EARN ICE SWEEP OF SPARTANS.....Sa, 2/2/13 [ 02-02-2013 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Michigan/Michigan State 91-year ice hockey rivalry is the most-played in college history.       Saturday's 294th meeting at Detroit's Joe Lo...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 2/2/13 [ 02-02-2013 ]
>>caption:   IU's CODY ZELLER SKIES FOR A PUT-BACK BASKET<< @ BLOOMINGTON, IN:       The Michigan Wolverines were knocked-off at Indiana 81-73 Saturday night in a confro...
C-HOOP.....F, 2/1/13 [ 02-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   MINNERATH HAD A GAME-HIGH 27-P FOR UDM<< @ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans won their third straight Friday night, 88-77 vs Youngstown State.   ...
Z's HAT HELPS BEAT BLUES.....F, 2/1/13 [ 02-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   ZETTERBERG (#C) GETS CONGRATS ON HIS "HAT"<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Henrik Zetterberg showed no ill effects from missing Thursday's practice due to the flu....
KNIGHT & MONROE ARE KEYS OVER CAVS.....F, 2/1/13 [ 02-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   KYLE SINGLER (#25) SCORES TWO OF HIS 20-POINTS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons rebounded from a pair of listless efforts to beat Cleveland 117-9...
PLYMOUTH CAN'T SOLVE SOO.....F, 2/1/13 [ 02-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   PHOTO PENDING @ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Sault Ste. Marie continued its hex over the Whalers Friday night and edged Plymouth 6-5.       The Greyhound...
C-HOOP.....Th, 1/31/13 [ 01-31-2013 ]
>>caption:   ADREIAN PAYNE (#5) DUNKS ON THE ILLINI<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       A 53-P second half by Michigan State gave the Spartans an 80-75 comeback win over Illinois Thu...
PALACE PRINCE TRADED, PISTONS LOSE AT INDY.....W, 1/30/13 [ 01-30-2013 ]
>>caption:   DET's KIM ENGLISH CLOTHESLINES INDY's TYLER HANSBROUGH<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       Just prior to gametime the Pistons traded away FWDs Tayshaun Prince & Aust...
C-HOOP.....W, 1/30/13 [ 01-30-2013 ]
>>caption:   MICHIGAN's MITCH McGARY HAD A GAME-HIGH 11-RB<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan celebrated its new #1 national ranking by crushing Northwestern 68-46 Wednesda...
WINGS TOP TIRED STARS.....T, 1/29/13 [ 01-29-2013 ]
>>caption:   FLIPPULA (R) BEAT LEHTONEN (L) TWICE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Valtteri Filppula scored his first two goals of the season on feeds from Pavel Datsyuk as the...
BUCKS BLOW BY PISTONS.....T, 1/29/13 [ 01-29-2013 ]
>>caption:   MIKE DUNLEAVY GOT BY DETROIT's KYLE SINGLER (#25) TO HELP BLOW THE GAME OPEN IN THE 2ND-QTR<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Trailing early, the Milwaukee Bu...
BLACKHAWKS STICK IT TO WINGS.....S, 1/27/13 [ 01-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   HOWIE LOOKS BEHIND AS LEDDY's GW-SHOT SAILS INTO THE NET<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Blackhawks posted their best season start in franchise history by beating...
GOOD KNIGHT FOR PISTONS.....S, 1/27/13 [ 01-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON KNIGHT (#7) FIRES UP ONE OF HIS FIVE 3-POINTERS OVER ORLANDO's J.J. REDICK<< @ ORLANDO, FL:       Brandon Knight scored a career-high 31-P as the Pis...
C-HOOP.....S, 1/27/13 [ 01-27-2013 ]
>>caption:   IU's OLADIPO (#4) TRIES TO DEFEND MSU's DAWSON (L)<< @ BLOOMINGTON, IN       Indiana used home court at Assembly Hall to knock Michigan State out of first p...
WHALERS WIN FIRST PLACE SHOWDOWN.....Sa, 1/26/13 [ 01-26-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers earned a split of their home-&-home series with Sarnia, taking a 6-2 Saturday night decision on home ice to regain sole possession of first pl...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 1/26/13 [ 01-26-2013 ]
>>caption:   HOWARD HOOPS AT LOYOLA<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Detroit Titans used a 51-P second half to get past Loyola-of-Chicago 75-63 Saturday afternoon.    &nb...
PISTONS WILT TO HEAT.....F, 1/25/13 [ 01-25-2013 ]
>>caption:   THE PISTONS ARE HELPLESS AS WADE LAYS THE DUNK DOWN<< @ MIAMI, FL:       Game-highs of   31-P & 12-RB from Greg Monroe were not nearly enough as the P...
WINGS POWER PAST WILD.....F, 1/25/13 [ 01-25-2013 ]
>>caption:   WELCOMS BACK BERT HAD A PAIR OF GOALS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Todd Bertuzzi scored twice in his season debut and the Red Wings finally got a pair of power...
PLYMOUTH STUNG IN SHOOTOUT.....F, 1/25/13 [ 01-25-2013 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:       Charles Sarrault scored the only goal of the shootout session to give Sarnia a 5-4 win over the Whalers Friday night.       The Sting and Whalers are...
PLYMOUTH STRAFES SPITFIRES.....Th, 1/24/13 [ 01-24-2013 ]
@ WINDSOR, ONT:       The Whalers led 3-0 at first intermission and scored the game's final five goals in an 8-2 Thursday night win at Windsor.       Matthew Mistele (#22...
C-HOOP.....Th, 1/24/13 [ 01-24-2013 ]
>>caption:   BURKE PUTS IT UP ON THE BOILERMAKERS<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan staked its claim to the nation's #1 rating with a 68-53 win over Purdue Thursday night...
BULLS BATTLE BACK.....W, 1/23/13 [ 01-23-2013 ]
>>caption:   NATE ROBINSON LED THE CHICAGO COMEBACK<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Bulls outscored the Pistons 28-14 in the 4th-Qtr and got a controversial 3-point play for t...
STARS RIDE RYDER TO VICTORY.....T, 1/22/13 [ 01-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   DAN CLEARY (#11) WAS HIT IN THE FACE WITH THE PUCK NEAR STARS GOALIE KARI LEHTONEN DURING THE 2ND-PER, BUT FINISHED THE GAME<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       After...
NO 2ND HALF MAGIC FOR ORLANDO.....T, 1/22/13 [ 01-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   DRUMMOND (M) IS FOULED IN A CROWD<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Six Pistons scored in double digits and Detroit concluded a quickie 2-0 homestand with a...
C-HOOP.....T, 1/22/13 [ 01-22-2013 ]
>>caption:   DAWSON HAD A CAREER BEST NIGHT<< @ MADISON, WI:       Both teams were as cold down the stretch as the sub- zero wind-chill outside as Michigan State edged Wi...
BRUNNER GIVES WINGS SHOOTOUT WIN.....M, 1/21/13 [ 01-21-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRUNNER BEATS BOBROVSKY FOR THE SHOOTOUT WINNER<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Rookie Damien Brunner got the only goal of a four round shootout to give the Red Win...
C-HOOP.....M, 1/21/13 [ 01-21-2013 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       Doug Anderson's game-highs of 20-P & 6-RB were not enough to keep the Detroit Titans from a 64-62 Monday night loss to Wright State.       After...
WHALERS SWAMP OTTERS.....M, 1/21/13 [ 01-21-2013 ]
>>caption:   CODY PAYNE (#8 at R) SCORES HIS SECOND GOAL OF THE GAME IN THE SECOND PERIOD<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers took 25 shots and scored three times in t...
PISTONS BEST BOSTON.....S, 1/20/13 [ 01-20-2013 ]
>>caption:   KYLE SINGLER (#25) WATCHES ANDRE DRUMMOND (#1) PULL DOWN A REBOUND<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons never trailed in a Sunday night 103-88 win ov...
DUD DEBUT.....Sa, 1/19/13 [ 01-19-2013 ]
>>caption:   ROOKIE TARASENKO BEAT HOWARD ON THE LEFT SIDE FOR THE 1ST GOAL OF THE SEASON<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:       The Red Wings were skunked 6-0 in the 3-month lockout-de...
HOUNDS HUMBLE WHALERS.....Sa, /19/13 [ 01-19-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Greyhounds raced to a 4-0 lead before the game was half over and Sault Ste. Marie defeated the Plymouth Whalers 7-3 Saturday night.     The...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 1/19/13 [ 01-19-2013 ]
>>caption:   MSU's KEITH APPLING (#11) SHOOTS PAST OSU's AARON CRAFT (#4)<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Big Ten leading scorer Deshaun Thomas almost beat the Spartans singleh...
WHALERS RALLY.....F, 11/18/13 [ 01-18-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Trailing 2-0 midway through the 3rd-PER the Whalers scored three unanswered goals to edge Mississauga 3-2 Friday night.       Gianluca Curcuruto...
A HALF DOZEN TIGERS SETTLE.....F, 1/18/13 [ 01-18-2013 ]
      Although the most important and perhaps most difficult to sign arbitration eligible Tiger, RHP Max Scherzer, still is without a 2013 contract, the Tigers did announce Friday...
C-HOOP.....Th, 1/17/12 [ 01-17-2013 ]
>>caption:   MICHIGAN's TREY BURKE (R) DRIVES AGAINST MINNY's JULIAN WELCH (#00)<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Michigan's fast-break was too much for Minnesota to handle and...
PISTONS KNICKED IN ENGLAND.....Th, 1/17/13 [ 01-17-2013 ]
>>caption:   ANTHONY (#7) DRIBBLES AROUND PRINCE (#22)<< @ LONDON, ENG., UK:       The New York Knicks raced to a 16-2 start, led by as many as 20-P in the first half and...
C-HOOP.....W, 1/16/13 [ 01-16-2013 ]
>>caption:   DAWSON (L) & PAYNE (R) WERE ALL SMILES ON THE BENCH FOLLOWING A HOTEL FISTFIGHT<< @ UNIVERSITY PARK, PA:       After watching the opening 20-mins from the s...
C-HOOP.....S, 1/13/13 [ 01-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   HARDAWAY (#10) IS HOUNDED BY BUCKEYE DEFENDERS<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Second-ranked Michigan became the last of the NCAA-D1 men's basketball teams to fall f...
JAZZ JOLT PISTONS IN 2ND HALF.....Sa, 1/12/13 [ 01-13-2013 ]
>>caption:   UTAH's AL JEFFERSON (L) AND DET's RODNEY STUCKEY (#3) FIGHT FOR A REBOUND<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Leading 50-39 at the half and by as many as 15, the...
HARTMAN HAT EDGES ERIE.....Sa, 1/12/13 [ 01-12-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Ryan Hartman completed his Hat Trick (goals # 14--16) 20-sec into overtime to give the Whalers a 4-3 Saturday night victory over Erie.       Co...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 1/12/13 [ 01-12-2013 ]
@ CLEVELAND, OH:       Cleveland State expended upon a 6-P halftime margin of 43-35 to down the Detroit Titans 74-62 late Saturday afternoon.       The result ended UDM's...
MONROE OVER MILWAUKEE.....F, 1/11/13 [ 01-11-2013 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON KNIGHT (#7) CHARGES GREG JENNINGS (R) OF THE BUCKS<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:       Greg Monroe scored 26-P and grabbed 11-RB to lead the Pistons past Milwau...
PLYMOUTH BEATS BRAMPTON.....F, 1/11/13 [ 01-11-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     A four goal middle period carried the Whalers to a 4-2 home ice win over Brampton Friday night.     Plymouth scored its fifth victory in its last...
C-HOOP.....Th, 1/10/13 [ 01-10-2013 ]
>>caption:   ADREIAN PAYNE (#5) GOES FOR THE SHOT BLOCK VS IOWA'S ERIC MAY (L)<< @ IOWA CITY, IA:       Branden Dawson scored a career-high 17-P including the go-ahead ste...
SPIRIT END WHALERS ROLL.....W, 1/9/13 [ 01-09-2013 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:       Nick Moutrey scored (#13) with just 4:52 left to play in regulation to snap a 5-all tie and give Saginaw a 6-5 win over the Whalers Wednesday night.    &...
C-HOOP.....W, 1/9/13 [ 01-09-2013 ]
>>caption:   NEBRASKA'S DAVID RIVERS (#2) TRIES TO DEFEND VS MICHIGAN'S TREY BURKE (#3)<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan beat Nebraska 62-47 Wednesday night to equal th...
NO MORRIS, NO ANYBODY IN HOF.....W, 1/9/13 [ 01-09-2013 ]
      Jack Morris is now 0-for-14.       It's a losing streak no Hall of Fame pitcher ever had during their playing careers.       Morris never did either. &n...
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....T, 1/8/13 [ 01-08-2013 ]
    Roll Tide.     I don't care for either Alabama or Notre Dame.     Being a Michigan State fan, it's more envy than dislike.     However, I w...
BOBCATS SCORE OT WIN.....S, 1/6/13 [ 01-06-2013 ]
>>caption:   KEMBA WALKER (#15) LED THE BOBCATS WITH 20-P & 7-A<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Just when it looked like the Pistons were about to turn the corner and fin...
C-HOOP.....S, 1/6/13 [ 01-06-2013 ]
>>caption:   BURKE PACED UM AGAIN<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Glenn Robinson III and Trey Burke both double-doubled as Michigan overcame a sluggish start to overwhelm Iowa 95...
PLYMOUTH COMEBACK COMPLETED IN OT.....Sa, 1/5/13 [ 01-05-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       DEF Connor Carrick scored (#7) at 2:29 of overtime to give the Whalers a 3-2 Saturday night comeback win over Guelph.       The Storm had taken...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 1/5/13 [ 01-05-2013 ]
>>caption:   HARRIS LONG-BOMBED FOR A GAME-HIGH 22 POINTS<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Fr-GD Gary Harris scored a career-high 22-P to pace the Michigan State offense in an 84-61 Saturday ma...
PISTONS GET REVENGE ON HAWKS.....F, 1/4/13 [ 01-04-2013 ]
>>caption:   DET's GREG MONROE (R) GUARDS AL HORFORD (#15)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Andre Drummond blocked a Lou Williams jumper at the buzzer and the Pistons bare...
WHALERS POWER PAST SOUND.....F, 1/4/13 [ 01-04-2013 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       With regulation time about to expire, Gianluca Curcuruto scored (#3) on the power play at 19:47/3 to give the Whalers a 4-3 Friday night win over Owen Soun...
C-HOOP.....Th, 1/3/13 [ 01-03-2013 ]
>>caption:   BURKE BLITZED THE CATS<< @ EVANSTON, IL:       Michigan dominated North- western from the opening tip in a 94-66 Thursday night decision in the Big Ten opener...
HATS OFF TO VANDERWIEL.....W, 1/2/13 [ 01-02-2013 ]
>>caption:   DANNY VANDERWIEL {file photo}<< @ GUELPH, ONT:       Danny Vanderwiel scored the Hat Trick, his first three goals in 32 games this season, to power the Plymou...
PISTONS HUMMING.....T, 1/1/13 [ 01-01-2013 ]
>>caption: KINGS CEN   DeMARCUS COUSINS (#15) DUNKS OVER PISTON COUNTERPART GREG MONROE (L)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons won three in a row for the first...
GAMECOCKS SNATCH IT BACK.....T, 1/1/13 [ 01-01-2013 ]
>>caption:   SC's BRUCE ELLINGTON (#23) REACHES THE BALL ACROSS THE GOALLINE FOR THE WINNING TD<< @ TAMPA, FL:       With starting QBack Connor Shaw injured during South...
WHALERS WIN AT WINDSOR.....T, 12/31/12 [ 12-31-2012 ]
@ WINDSOR, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers won a Monday matinee at Windsor, 5-2.       The Whalers snapped a 1-all tie and went ahead to stay with a pair of unanswered 2n...
C-HOOP.....T, 12/31/12 [ 12-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   KEITH APPLING (#11) AND ANDRE HOLLINS (#1 at L) LED THEIR TEAMS IN SCORING<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Minnesota closed out 2012 by closing out Michigan State...
PISTONS EDGE BUCKS.....S, 12/30/12 [ 12-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE (#22 at L) SCORED THE FINAL FOUR POINTS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Tayshaun Prince scored a team-high 20-P including a pair of game-winning free...
GLI FINALS.....S, 12/30/12 [ 12-30-2012 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The late John MacInnes founded the Great Lakes Invitational college hockey tournament when he was Michigan Tech's coach back in 1965.       Sun...
C-HOOP.....S, 12/30/12 [ 12-30-2012 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans topped Canisius 83-78 Sunday afternoon to win their second straight and for the sixth time in their last seven games.       In t...
LIONS END SEASON WITH 8TH STRAIGHT DEFEAT.....S, 12/30/12 [ 12-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   HELLER MAKES HIS FIRST TOUCHDOWN IN TWO YEARS<< @ FORD FIELD:       Matthew Stafford threw a trio of touchdown passes, all to end 80-yard drives. But Stafford...
MSU COOKS UP A WILD WINGS WIN.....Sa, 12/29/12 [ 12-29-2012 ]
>>caption:   #24 WAS THE BELL OF THE BOWL IN THE DESERT<< @ TEMPE, AZ:       Michigan State rallied from a 13-P halftime deficit to edge TCU late Saturday night, 17-16 in...
KNIGHTS DOUBLE-UP WHALERS.....Sa, 12/29/12 [ 12-29-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Plymouth Whalers lost for the eighth time in nine December games Saturday night, 4-2 to London.       Plymouth's Tom Wilson (#9) scored the g...
GLI SEMIS.....Sa, 12/29/12 [ 12-29-2012 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Mike Leone scored the only goal of a four round shootout to give Western Michigan a 2-1 win over Michigan State Saturday in the opening game of the annual...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 12/29/12 [ 12-29-2012 ]
>>caption:   BURKE (#3) CARRIED UM<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Altrhough minus injured Tim Hardaway Jr., the second-ranked Michigan Wolverines coasted to an easy 88-73 win...
PISTONS WILL WAY TO WIN & BEAT HEAT.....F, 12/28/12 [ 12-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   BYNUM HELPED SHOOT THE PISTONS PAST THE HEAT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Victories have been few and often far between this season, but the Pistons gave...
C-HOOP.....F, 12/28/12 [ 12-28-2012 ]
@ PHILADELPHIA, PA:       The Detroit Titans at Temple "Gotham Classic" series basketball game was postponed Friday afternoon due to weather conditions in both the midwest and n...
C-HOOP.....Th, 12/27/12 [ 12-27-2012 ]
@ MACOMB, IL:       Oakland U opened Summit LGE men's basketball play with a 73-63 loss at Western Illinois Thursday night.       Terrell Parks had game-highs of 19-P and...
WHALERS WIN FOR KIDS.....Th, 12/27/12 [ 12-27-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Santa brought the Plymouth Whalers a belated Christmas present Thursday afternoon:    A victory.       The Whalers snapped a seven gam...
CHIPS DELIVER IN PIZZA BOWL.....W, 12/26/12 [ 12-27-2012 ]
>>caption:   CODY WILSON (#11) CELEBRATES HIS GW-TD<< @ FORD FIELD:       Game MVP Ryan Radcliff threw three touchdown passes including the game-winner with 5:11 to play t...
HAWKS PUT AWAY PISTONS IN DOUBLE OVERTIME.....W, 12/26/12 [ 12-26-2012 ]
>>caption: WILL BYNUM (R) GOES AROUND JOSH SMITH (#5) IN OT<< @ ATLANTA, GA:       The Pistons battled the Hawks into double overtime, but in the end homestanding Atlanta out-...
CHRISTMAS DAY COACH KURT AT LARGE.....T, 12/25/12 [ 12-23-2012 ]
      This is part two of my BAH, HUMBUG holiday observations.       I was wondering whatever happened to Don Cherry. Then on Saturday, the sage of Hockey Night In Cana...
CHRISTMAS EVE COACH KURT AT LARGE.....M, 12/24/12 [ 12-23-2012 ]
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO #1 SON PAUL, AKA HARDWOOD HOSS !!       The more things change the more they stay the same.       Amid rumors head coach Jim Schwartz has received the...
RECORDS FOR MEGATRON, HOME FIELD FOR FALCONS.....Sa, 12/22/12    [ 12-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   THIS 4TH-QTR CATCH GAVE JOHNSON THE NFL SEASON YARDAGE RECORD<< @ FORD FIELD:       Atlanta QBack Matt Ryan tied his career-high as he threw four touchdown p...
HOME-&-HOME SWEEP.....Sa, 12/22/12 [ 12-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   VILLANUEVA (#31) GOES TO THE HOOP AGAINST JAN VESELY (#24 at R) OF THE WIZ<< @ WASHINGTON DC:          In what's been a trying season so far, the Pistons...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 12/22/12 [ 12-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   TEXAS COULDN'T CONTAIN DEREK NIX<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Derek Nix had the best game of his collegiate career to carry Michigan State past Texas 67-56 Satu...
PISTONS WIPE-OUT THE WIZ.....F, 12/21/12 [ 12-21-2012 ]
>>caption:   ANDRE DRUMMOND (#1) ATTEMPTS A SHOT-BLOCK AGAINST KEVIN SERAPHIN OF THE WIZARDS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons snapped their six game losing st...
C-HOOP.....Th, 12/20/12 [ 12-20-2012 ]
>>caption:   UM's TREY BURKE (M) DRIVES ON EMU<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Tim Hardaway Jr. had 17-P with a career- high of 7-A to help Michigan crush next door neighbor Easte...
CAREER NITE FOR MONROE BUT LATEST LOSING SKID IS SIX.....W, 12/19/12 [ 12-19-2012 ]
>>caption:   DET's KYLE SINGLER (L) OUT-HUSTLES TORONTO's JOHN LUCAS III TO GRAB A LOOSE BALL<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       The Piston road woes continued Wednesday night in a 97...
C-HOOP.....W, 12/19/12 [ 12-19-2012 ]
@ LORMAN, MS:       All five starters scored in double figures as the University of Detroit-Mercy men's basketball team grabbed its first road win (1-5) with a 74-58 decision at...
WILK SOLD, HOFFMAN OUTRIGHTED.....W, 12/19/12 [ 12-19-2012 ]
>>caption:   ADAM WILK<<       The Tigers adjusted their 40-man winter roster by disposing a pair of lefthanded pitchers Wednesday.       Adam Wilk, who has pitc...
C-HOOP.....T, 12/18/12 [ 12-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   DAWSON BATTLES BG<< @ BOWLING GREEN, OH:       Michigan State shut down Bowling Green late and beat their Falcon hosts 64-53 Tuesday night.      ...
CLIPPED AT HOME.....M, 12/17/12 [ 12-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   GRIFFIN REPEATEDLY DUNKED ON DETROIT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Five Los Angeles Clippers scored in double figures as LA won a low-scoring affair from...
C-HOOP.....900 FOR BOEHEIM.....M, 12/17/12 [ 12-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   MILESTONE WIN<< @ SYRACUSE, NY:       Syracuse held on to edge the Detroit Titans 72-68 Monday night at the Carrier Dome to make Jim Boeheim the third ever N...
DESERT DISASTER.....S, 12/16/12 [ 12-16-2012 ]
>>caption:   MIKEL LESHOURE SCORES DETROIT's ONLY TD<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:       The Lions have officially returned to the realm of the pathetic, where they've spent most of this millenniu...
PACERS GET PAST PISTONS.....Sa, 12/15/12 [ 12-15-2012 ]
>>caption:   GREG MONROE (#10) DRIVES AROUND DAVID WEST (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Davis West scored a game-high 23-P to lead Indiana over the Pistons 88-77 Sat...
PLYMOUTH SHUTOUT.....Sa, 12/15/12 [ 12-15-2012 ]
@ BARRIE, ONT:     Duesseldorf, GER native Mathias Niederberger made 40-SV for his first shutout of the season to backstop Barrie to a 2-0 Saturday night OHL win over Plymouth. &n...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 12/15/12 [ 12-15-2012 ]
>>caption:   ADERIAN PAYNE (#5) WATCHES KEITH APPLING (R) DROP IN A LAYUP VS TUSKEGEE<< @ JENISON FIELD HOUSE:         Keith Appling matched his career-high of 25-P i...
BROOKLYN BATTLE....F, 12/14/12 [ 12-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON KNIGHT (#7) IS SURROUNDED BY NETS<< @ BROOKLYN, NY:       The Pistons won't soon forget their first ever visit to Brooklyn.       Joe Johnso...
WOLVES FEAST ON WHALERS.....F, 12/14/12 [ 12-14-2012 ]
@ SUDBURY, ONT:     A four goal 2nd-Per carried the Sudbury Wolves to a 7-3 Friday night home ice win over the Plymouth Whalers.     The Whalers have lost six straight to...
SANCHEZ STAYS A TIGER.....F, 12/14/15 [ 12-14-2012 ]
      Agent Gene Mato confirmed to ESPN.com the multiple media reports that RHP Anibal Sanchez has reached agreement on a 5-year, $80-million contract to remain a Detroit Tiger...
PLYMOUTH HOUNDED TO DEFEAT.....W, 12/12/12 [ 12-12-2012 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:       The Whalers blew a 3-1 early 3rd-Per lead and lost 4-3 in overtime at Sault Ste. Marie Wednesday night.       Plymouth remains winless in D...
NUGGETS KNOCK-OFF PISTONS.....T, 12/11/12 [ 12-11-2012 ]
>>caption:   DET's GREG MONROE DRIVES TO THE BASKET<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Denver Nuggets downed the Pistons 101-94 Tuesday night.       Detroit...
C-HOOP.....T, 12/11/12 [ 12-11-2012 ]
>>caption:   UM's JON HORFORD (#15) KNOCKS THE BALL AWAY FROM RAYNER MOQUETE (#11)<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan beat up Binghampton 67-39 Tuesday night to stay perfec...
NO REPEAT PERFORMANCE.....M, 12/10/12 [ 12-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   HOLIDAY (#11) TOOK OVER IN THE 4TH-QTR<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:       The Pistons earned their first road win of the season at Philadelphia last month. Lightnin...
C-HOOP.....M, 12/10/12 [ 12-10-2012 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans extended their home court winning streak to 13 (5-0 this season) with an 81-68 Monday night win over winless (0-7) Alabama State.  ...
TIGERS GET FREE AGENT BACK-UP BACKSTOP.....M, 12/10/212 [ 12-10-2012 ]
      The Tigers thought twice about having rookie Bryan Holaday serve as their reserve catcher in 2013 and instead on Monday went another direction to find a replacement for Gerald...
CHEEZY JINX CONTINUES.....S, 12/9/12 [ 12-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   THE SLIPPERY BALL SLIPPED OUT OF STAFFORD'S (#9) HAND TO BEGIN THE GREEN BAY COMEBACK<< @ GREEN BAY, WI:       What's worse than the Lions' current 0-for-9 s...
C-HOOP.....S, 12/9/12 [ 12-09-2012 ]
    Less than 2-mins into the game Wayne State started a 20-2 run that put the Warriors ahead to stay in an 82-61 home court win over Lake Erie Sunday afternoon.    ...
PISTONS BEST BAD CAVS FOR SECOND TIME THIS WEEK.....Sa, 12/8/12 [ 12-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   GOOD KNIGHT FOR DET<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Brandon Knight scored a career- high 30-P as the Pistons beat the Cavaliers for the second time in six days 104-...
STILL OH-FUR DECEMBER.....Sa, 12/8/12 [ 12-08-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Plymouth Whalers December slump deepened with a 4-3 Saturday night home ice loss to Oshawa.     The Whalers are now winless in their four game...
US WOMEN STILL PERFECT.....Sa, 12/8/12 [ 12-08-2012 ]
@ FORD FIELD:       Carli Lloyd and Sydney Leroux scored in the second half to lift Team USA over China 2-Nil Saturday.       The US women remained unbeaten on a post-Oly...
C-HOOP.....100 FOR BEILEIN.....Sa, 12/8/12 [ 12-08-2012 ]
>>caption: MICHIGAN MILESTONE<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan stayed perfect on the season in an 80-67 Saturday matinee decision over Arkansas, giving coach John Beilein his...
PISTONS NO MATCH FOR NOAH.....F, 12/7/12 [ 12-07-2012 ]
>>caption:   JOAKIM NOAH (R) PUTS A SHOT OVER DET's ANDRE DRUMMOND<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Chicago Bulls bested the Pistons 108-104 Friday night.    &n...
PLYMOUTH FOILED AGAIN.....F, 12/7/12 [ 12-07-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Still unbeaten in regulation in December, the Whalers likewise remain winless this month.       After a pair of shootout defeats the Whalers los...
TIGS CLOSE QUIET WINTER MEETINGS WITH THREE MORE MINOR MOVES.....Th, 12/6/12 [ 12-06-2012 ]
>>caption:   NEW TIGER PROSPECT JEFF KOBERNUS<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:       After acquiring CA Ramon Cabrera from the Pittsburgh Pirates for LHP Andy Oliver in a Wednesday swap...
C-HOOP.....Th, 12/6/12 [ 12-06-2012 ]
@ O'rena:       Oakland U rolled over their neighbors by beating Rochester College 88-77 Thursday night.       Travis Bader scored his season-high of 32-P, Corey Petros...
G-STATE ENDS PISTON HOME WIN STREAK.....W, 12/5/12 [ 12-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   GSW's KLAY THOMPSON SENDS A PASS PAST DET's COREY MAGGETTE (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Golden State Warriors began a 7-game eastern road trip b...
SHOT DOWN IN OWEN SOUND.....W, 12/5/12 [ 12-05-2012 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:       Camereon Brace scored the winning shootout goal to give Owen Sound a 3-2   Wednesday night win over the Whalers.       Brace beat Plymouth...
C-HOOP.....W, 12/5/12 [ 12-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   GARY HARRIS LED MSU IN SCORING WITH 13-P<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State had an easy, although sloppy time in disposing of Arkansas-Pine Bluff 76-44 W...
MINOR TIGER DEAL.....W, 12/5/12 [ 12-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   RAMON CABRERA (file photo)<< @ NASHVILLE, TB:       The Tigers made a minor deal Wednesday at baseball's winter meetings.       They acquired anothe...
C-HOOP.....T, 12/4/12 [ 12-04-2012 ]
>>caption:   TREY BURKE (with ball) ATTRACTED LOTS OF BRONCO ATTENTION BUT STILL HAD GAME- HIGHS IN POINTS, ASSISTS AND STEALS<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       The Michigan Wol...
5TH STRAIGHT HOME WIN.....M, 12/3/12 [ 12-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   DET's GREG MONROE (#10) DEFENDS VS JEREMY PARGO (B) OF THE CAVS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Two of the NBA's worst teams got together Monday night and t...
LIONS OUTTA LUCK.....S, 12/2/12 [ 12-02-2012 ]
>>caption:   AVERY (M) SCORES THE GW-TD AS THE CLOCK HIT 0:00<< @ FORD FIELD:       Andrew Luck threw for four touchdowns including the game winner as time expired to lead...
EXTRA MAYO.....Sa, 12/1/12    [ 12-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   O.J. MAYO (R) OF THE MAVS BEATS DET's TAYSHAUN PRINCE (L) TO THE BASKET FOR A LAYUP<< @ DALLAS, TX:       The Mavericks shot past the Pistons after intermis...
RANGERS SHOOT-DOWN PLYMOUTH.....Sa, 12/1/12 [ 12-01-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers out-shot the Rangers 42-31 through 65-mins, but Kitchener beat Plymouth in a shootout 5-4 Saturday night.       Radek Faksa tallied...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 12/1/12 [ 12-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   KEITH APPLING REACHES BACK TO BLOCK A SHOT BY N-STATE's SHANE RILLIEUX (#21)<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State manhandled an over-matched, under-manned...
HUSKIES REPEAT AS MAC CHAMPS.....F, 11/30/12 [ 11-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   LYNCH (#6) IS MOBBED AFTER SCORING HIS OT-TD<< @ FORD FIELD:       Jordan Lynch ran for three touchdowns including the game- winner in double overtime and No...
PISTONS LOSE TO NBA LEADERS.....F, 11/30/12 [ 11-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   RUDY GAY (R) LEAVES TAYSHAUN PRINCE (L) BEHIND AS GAY GOES TO THE HOOP<< @ MEMPHIS, TN:       The Pistons had won three of their last four games, all at home...
WHALERS END NOVEMBER ON WINNING NOTE.....F, 11/30/12 [ 11-30-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Plymouth Whalers beat the Ottawa 67's 4-1 Friday night for their second straight win and fourth "W" in five games.       The Whalers took a...
C-HOOP.....Th, 11/29/12 [ 11-29-2012 ]
@ TIFFIN, OH:       GLIAC men's basketball conference play began Thursday night and Wayne State topped Tiffin 83-71.       The Warriors started on a run of 6-0 which grew...
RARE LAUGHER FOR PISTONS.....W, 11/28/12 [ 11-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON KNIGHT (#7) PASSES-OFF AGAINST SHANNON BROWN (#26)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons routed Phoenix 117-77 Wednesday night at the Palace...
C-HOOP.....SOUTH FLORIDA SWOOSH......W, 11/28/12 [ 11-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   MSU's BRANDEN DAWSON (#22) DUNKS OVER MIAMI's REGGIE JEFFERSON (R) IN THE 1ST-HALF<< @ CORAL GABLES, FL:       The Miami Hurricanes ran away from Michigan Stat...
WHALERS ARE ROAD OT WINNERS.....W, 11/28/12 [ 11-28-2012 ]
@ ERIE, PA:       Rickard Rakell's second goal of the game (#11 & #12) came at 3:35 of overtime and gave the Whalers a 4-3 win at Erie Wednesday night.       Rakell had...
C-HOOP.....T, 11/27/12 [ 11-27-2012 ]
>>caption:   HARDAWAY SHOOTS BETWEEN WOLFPACK DEFENDERS<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Third-ranked Michigan hosted and defeated #18 North Carolina State 79-72 Tuesday night a...
PISTONS LOVE HOME COOKIN.....M, 11/26/12 [ 11-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON KNIGHT, WHO HAD 26-P, LINES-UP A FREE THROW<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons beat Portland 108-101 Monday night to get their third straigh...
C-HOOP.....M, 11/26/12 [ 11-26-2012 ]
@ KNOXVILLE, TN:       A tough Tennessee defense suffocated Oakland Monday night and the Volunteers scored an easy 77-50 home court win over the Golden Grizzlies.      ...
PISTONS OUT-GUNNED IN THE BIG APPLE.....S, 11/25/12 [ 11-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   CARMELO ANTHONY (R) CHARGES PAST COREY MAGGETTE<< @ NYC, NY:       The Piston road woes continued and Detroit lost a 121-100 shootout to the Knickerbockers in...
C-HOOP.....S, 11/25/12 [ 11-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   MSU's BRANDAN KEARNEY (L) & KEITH APPLING (R) AND ULL's STEVEN WRONKOWSKI (M) ALL CHASE A LOOSE BALL IN THE LANE<< @ BRESLIN CENTER       Michigan State hel...
C-HOOP.....Sa, 11/24/12 [ 11-25-2012 ]
@ CORAL CABLES, FLA:       The Detroit Titans opened a 3-game road trip with a 77-62 Saturday matinee loss at Miami-of-Florida.       The Hurricanes ended the 1st-H on a...
CFB.....Wk-12.....UNBEATEN BUCKEYES, BOWL-BOUND SPARTANS.....Sa, 11/24/12 [ 11-24-2012 ]
>>caption:   BUCKEYE QBACK BRAXTON MILLER (#5) RUNS AWAY FROM TWO WOLVERINES<< @W COLUMBUS, OH:       A Horseshoe record crowd of 105,899 watched Ohio State complete the...
MHSAA FOOTBALL FINALS, DAY 2.....Sa, 11/24/12 [ 11-24-2012 ]
@ FORD FIELD:       In the morning DIV-7 final Ishpeming upset Detroit Loyola 20-14.       Eric Kosteva scored all three Ishpeming touchdowns including the come-from-beh...
PISTONS AVOID BLACK FRIDAY EMBARRASSMENT.....F, 11/23/12 [ 11-23-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON KNIGHT (#7) LAUNCHES A 3-POINTER HERE AND LATER MADE THE GW LAYUP<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       On the "Black Friday" day after Thanksgiving, known...
KINGSTON BESTS PLYMOUTH.....F, 11/23/12 [ 11-23-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Frontenacs foiled Plymouth's holiday weekend with a 7-6 Friday night decision.       Kingston scored the game's final two goals 3:15 apar...
C-HOOP.....F, 11/23/12 [ 11-23-2012 ]
>>caption:   UM's TIM HARDAWAY JR. DRIVES AROUIND K-STATE'S ADRIAN DIAZ<< @ NYC, NY:       Michigan defeated Kansas State 71-57 Friday to win the NIT Season Tip-Off Final...
MHSAA FOOTBALL FINALS, DAY 1.....F, 11/23/12 [ 11-23-2012 ]
      In the 10am kickoff DIV-8 game Harbor Beach beat Beal City 35-10.       Five different Beachers scored touchdowns, including Travis Essenmacher who caught a 69-yard sc...
ANOTHER THANKSGIVING HEARTBREAKER.....Th, 11/22/12 [ 11-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   HOUSTON'S JUSTIN FORSETT (M) IS DOWN ON A HIT BY LION LOUIS DELMAS (R), BUT GOT UP AND RAN FOR A TD<< @ FORD FIELD:       Houston scored late in the 4th-Qt...
C-HOOP.....W, 11/21/12 [ 11-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   UM's TIM HARDAWAY JR. (R) DRIVES AGAINST PITT's DURAND JOHNSON (L)<< @ NYC, NY:       Michigan was a perfect 10-for-10 at the free throw line over the final 8...
A MAGICAL 3RD-QUARTER.....W, 11/21/12 [ 11-21-2012 ]
>>caption:   ORLANDO's ANDREW NICHOLSON (R) DUNKS OVER DET's KYLE SINGLER (L)<< @ ORLANDO, FL:       The Magic blitzed the Pistons in the 3rd-Qtr and Orlando downed Detr...
WHALERS WHITEWASH WINDSOR.....W, 11/21/12 [ 11-21-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Plymouth goalkeeper Matt Mahalak stopped all 26 shots he faced for his first shutout of the season as the Whalers beat Windsor 3-0 Wednesday night. &nbs...
C-HOOP.....SPARTAN SHOWCASE GAMES.....T, 11/20/12 [ 11-20-2012 ]
>>caption: KEITH APPLING (#11 at R) CARRIED MSU TO VICTORY<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       In town since Sunday the Boise State Broncos refused to go away Tuesday night and hung in...
PISTONS BEAT-DOWN BOSTON.....S, 11/18/12 [ 11-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   DET's COREY MAGGETTE (L) GUARDS BOSTON's PAUL PIERCE (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Don't look now, but the Pistons have quietly won two of their last t...
WHALERS POWER PAST 67s.....S, 11/18/12 [ 11-18-2012 ]
@ OTTAWA, ONT:     A power play goal by Ryan Hartman (#8) at 1:26/3 snapped a 2-all tie and gave the Plymouth Whalers a 3-2 Sunday matinee win at Ottawa.     The victory...
PACK POPS LIONS LATE.....S, 11/18/12 [ 11-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   RANDALL COBB's (M) DIVING TD CATCH BETWEEN LIONS JACOB LACEY (L) AND RICARDO SILVA (R) TIED IT WITH 1:55 LEFT<< @ FORD FIELD:       In a game with five lead...
C-HOOP.....EASY MSU HOME DEBUT.....S, 11/18/12 [ 11-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   DAWSON DUNKS ON THE TEXICANS<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       After splitting a pair of season-opening games in Germany and at the Georgia Dome, the Michigan State...
BELLEVILLE BESTS PLYMOUTH IN OT.....Sa, 10/17/12 [ 11-17-2012 ]
@ BELLEVILLE, ONT:     Jake Cardwell scored (#4) 2:33 into overtime to give Belleville a 3-2 Saturday night home ice win over Plymouth.     Alex Aleardi scored both Whale...
C-HOOP.....OU BLOWS BIG LEAD AT PITT.....Sa, 10/17/12 [ 11-17-2012 ]
@ PITTSBURGH, PA:       Oakland U let a 14-P (34-20) halftime lead slip away, then were outscored 14-4 in overtime and lost Saturday night at Pitt 72-62.       The Panth...
CFB.....Wk-12.....SENIOR DAY.....Sa, 11/17/12 [ 11-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   GARDNER (#12) HAD THREE RUSHING TDs AND THREE MORE PASSING<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       Michigan celebrated Senior Day in a big way Saturday afternoon. &nbs...
4TH QUARTER MAGIC.....F, 11/16/12 [ 11-16-2012 ]
>>caption:   JAMEER NELSON (#14 at R) GOES TO THE BASKET AGAINST JASON MAXIELL (#54 at L)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Trailing by a bunch in the 2nd-H, Orlando explo...
CABRERA WINS AL MVP.....Th, 11/15/12 [ 11-15-2012 ]
      Tiger 3Bman Miguel Cabrera was named the American League Most Valuable Player Award winner Thursday evening.       Cabrera became the first Tiger hitter since Hank...
PLYMOUTH EDGED IN OFFENSIVE EXPLOSION.....W, 11/14/12 [ 11-14-2012 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:       The Whalers lost their second straight Wednesday night in a wild 8-7 contest at Saginaw's Dow Event Center.       The Spirit held a 4-2/End-1st lead...
AT LAST.....W, 11/14/12 [ 11-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   GREG MONROE LED THE PISTONS TO THEIR 1ST WIN<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:       Finally.       It turns out nine times was the charm.       Af...
HUNTER A TIGER, NO SECOND CY FOR JV.....W, 11/14/12 [ 11-14-2012 ]
      Multiple sources say the Tigers have reached agreement on a 2-year/$26- million contract with free agent OF Torii Hunter.       The deal is contingent on Hunter p...
C-HOOP.....T, 11/13/12 [ 11-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   RAY McCALLUM JR. TOPPED THE TITANS WITH 21-P<< @ JAMAICA, NY:       UDM was out-hustled in the second half by by St. John's and the Titans lost their "Tip-Off M...
RECORD-BREAKING LOSS.....M, 11/12/12 [ 11-12-2012 ]
>>caption:   OKC's WESTBROOK (#0) DRIVES ON DET's MONROE (#10)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons folded in the fourth quarter Monday night to drop a 92-90 decis...
VIKES VICTIMIZE KATS.....S, 11/11/12 [ 11-11-2012 ]
>>caption:   THE LIONS COULDN'T CATCH ADRIAN PETERSON<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The modest Lions two game win string ended Sunday afternoon in a 34-24 loss at Minnesota....
SORRY SEVEN.....Sa, 11/10/12 [ 11-11-2012 ]
>>caption:   HOUSTON's JAMES HARDEN (#13) PASSES BETWEEN PISTONS GREG MONROE (M) AND CHARLIE VILLANUEVA (R)<< @ HOUSTON, TX:       The Pistons concluded a grueling 0-6 we...
BAILIE BLANKS PLYMOUTH.....Sa, 11/10/12 [ 11-10-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Knights goaltender Kevin Bailie stopped all 36 shots he faced for his first shutout of the season and London beat the Whalers 5-0 Saturday night.  ...
CFB.....Wk-11.....Sa, 11/10/12 [ 11-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   UM's KENNY DEMENS (#25) TACKLED NW's TYRIS JONES ON THE LAST PLAY OF OVERTIME<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       Michigan rallied from a 10-pt late 3rd-Qtr deficit...
DIRTY HALF DOZEN.....F, 11/9/12 [ 11-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   DET's GREG MONROE (front) GOES AROUND OKC's SERGE IBAKA<< @ OKLAHOMA CITY, OK:       Oklahoma City defeated Detroit 105-94 Friday night to drop the Pistons to...
WHALERS WIN OVER WINDSOR.....F, 11/9/12 [ 11-09-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:          A sellout crowd of 3,869 watched as the Whalers defeated Detroit River rival Windsor 5-3 Friday night.       The victory kept Plymouth (...
HUSKIES HOLD-OFF MSU COMEBACK BID.....F, 11/9/12 [ 11-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   U-CONN's SHABAZZ NAPIER (R) GUARDS THE BALL FROM MSU's GARY HARRIS (L)<< @ RAMSTEIN AFB, GERMANY:       A cold start doomed Michigan State to defeat in their m...
KINGS KEEP PISTONS WINLESS.....W, 11/7/12 [ 11-07-2012 ]
>>caption:   GREG MONROE (L) GOES TO THE HOOP PAST DeMARCUS COUSINS (R)<< @ SACRAMENTO, CA:       The Kings went ahead for good in the 2nd-Qtr, then held off a late 4th-Qt...
PISTONS FALL TO NUGGETS.....T, 10/6/12    [ 11-06-2012 ]
>>caption:   IGUODALA (L) SAILS PAST STUCKEY (R) TO THE HOOP<< @ DENVER, CO:       Somebody had to win Tuesday night in a match-up of two 0-3 teams.       Denve...
GOALS NOT VOTES.....T, 11/6/12 [ 11-06-2012 ]
>>caption:   RAKELL (#24 at Rt) SCORED THE GWG EARLY<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Rickard Rakell scored (#8) at 16:03/1 to put Plymouth ahead to stay and the Whalers went o...
HARDWOOD HOSS [ 11-05-2012 ]
Spartan basketball is back!   And so am I with my annual preview of the Michigan State men’s basketball team. Last year’s team rebounded nicely from the tumultuous 2010-11 campaign w...
LAKERS PASTE PISTONS.....S, 11/4/12 [ 11-04-2012 ]
>>caption:   DWIGHT HOWARD (#12) BLOCKS THE SHOT OF DET's BRANDON KNIGHT (#7)<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:       Winless for the exhibition season and off to their first 0-3 regu...
LIONS JOLT JAGS.....S, 11/4/12 [ 11-04-2012 ]
>>caption:   LESHOURE HAD A TRIO OF TOUCHDOWNS<< @ JACKSONVILLE, FL:       The Lions picked on the   toothless Jacksonville Jaguars to post a 31-14 Sunday afternoon...
STING GET REVENGE.....Sa, 11/3/12 [ 11-03-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Sarnia beat Plymouth 7-5 in Saturday night OHL action to earn a split of the weekend home-&-home series between the two teams, each winning on the road. &...
CFB.....Wk-10.....Sa, 11/3/12 [ 11-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   MSU's MITCHELL WHITE (L) CAN ONLY WATCH AS NEBRASKA's JAMAL TURNER (R) HAULS-IN THE WINNING TD<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Michigan State's agonizing series...
LATE RALLY FALLS SHORT.....F, 11/2/12 [ 11-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   SHANNON BROWN (#26) POWERS THROUGH DET's KYLE SINGLER (R) TO SCORE A 4TH-QTR BASKET<< @ PHOENIX, AZ:       Down by 10 with just over three and a half minutes...
GOAL BY MEURS STINGS SARNIA.....F, 11/2/12 [ 11-02-2012 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:       Garrett Meurs scored (#9) at 11:30/3 to snap a 2-2 tie and give the Whalers a 3-2 Friday night win at Sarnia.       Plymouth won for the sixth time i...
ROCKETS RUIN SEASON OPENER FOR PISTONS.....W, 10/31/12 [ 10-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   JAMES HARDEN (#13) DRIVES AROUND DET's GREG MONROE (#10)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Opening Night on Halloween started with children Trick-or- Treating...
LEYLAND GETS ONE-YEAR DEAL, TIGS KEEP COACHES, DOTEL & PERALTA.....T, 10/30/12 [ 10-30-2012 ]
MEDIA RELEASES BY THE DETROIT TIGERS: The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has extended the contract of Jim Leyland through the 2013 season. The 2013 season will mark Leyland’s 22nd se...
GIANTS SWEEP TIGERS OUT OF WORLD SERIES WITH 10-INNING WIN.....S, 10/28/12 [ 10-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   ROMO (#54) STRUCK- OUT CABRERA (#24) TO END THE WORLD SERIES<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The San Francisco Giants went 10-INN to squeeze out a 4-3 win over the...
RANGERS END WHALER WIN STREAK.....S, 10/28/12 [ 10-28-2012 ]
@ KITCHENER, ONT:     A goal exactly 3-min into the 3rd-Per by Justin Bailey (#3) gave the Kitchener Rangers a 2-1 Sunday night win over the Plymouth Whalers.     The re...
LIONS WIN A SEE-SAW FROM THE SEAHAWKS.....S, 10/28/12 [ 10-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   STAFFORD CELEBRATES HIS TOUCHDOWN RUSH<< @ FORD FIELD:       Titus Young caught a pair of touchdown passes including the game-winner with 20-sec remaining to...
TIGERS IN 0-3 HOLE AFTER 2-0 LOSS.....Sa, 10/27/212 [ 10-27-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE GOES TO SIT DOWN AFTER A B-8TH STRIKEOUT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Ryan Vogelsong (W) and two Giants relievers combined on a 5-hit shutout for a 2-0 w...
WHALERS ON A ROLL.....Sa, 10/27/12 [ 10-27-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Garrett Meurs' second goal of the game (#8) came just 37-sec into overtime and gave the Whalers a 2-1 Saturday night win over Kitchener.       P...
CFB.....Wk-9.....Sa, 10/27/12 [ 10-27-2012 ]
>>caption:   FOWLER (R) CRADLES THE GAME-WINNING TD CATCH<< @ MADISON, WI:       Michigan State stunned Wisconsin 16-13 in overtime Saturday afternoon.      Th...
PISTONS FINISH EXHIBITIONS WITH WIN.....F, 10/26/12 [ 10-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE (M) BATTLES THE HAWKS FOR SPACE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons won the first three quarters and played even in the fourth to defeat Atla...
WHALERS EDGE KNIGHTS.....F, 10/26/12 [ 10-26-2012 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:       The Whalers were 3-2 Friday night winners at London to conclude a 4-0 road swing.       Second period goals by Alex Aleardi (#4) and Garrett Meurs (#...
GIANTS WIN 2-0, LEAD WS 2-0.....Th, 10/25/12 [ 10-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE WAS OUT AT THE PLATE IN THE T-2ND<< @ SAN FRANCISCO, CA:       Madison Bumgarner and two Giants relievers combined on a 2-hit shutout to beat the Tiger...
PANDA HAT TRICK KUNG-FUs TIGERS.....W, 10/24/12 [ 10-24-2012 ]
>>caption:   SANDOVAL CIRCLED THE SACKS THREE TIMES<< @ SAN FRANCISCO, CA:       Pablo Sandoval tied a World Series record with three homeruns, two off Tiger ace Justin V...
TIMBERWOLVES TOWER OVER PISTONS.....W, 10/24/12 [ 10-24-2012 ]
@ WINNIPEG, MB:       The Minnesota Timberwolves scored an easy 95-76 Wednesday night exhibition win over the Pistons.       Detroit shot just 33% from the field. &nbs...
DA BEARS DEFENSE TOO MUCH FOR LIONS.....M, 10/22/12 [ 10-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   BELL DOVE OVER THE TOP IN A TD TRY BUT LOST THE BALL ON THE WAY DOWN<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The dominating Bears defense forced four Lion turnovers, three in...
WHALERS OUTSHOOT GENERALS.....S, 10/21/12 [ 10-21-2012 ]
@ OSHAWA, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers won their third in a row, all on the road, with a 4-2 Sunday evening decision at Oshawa.     Two unanswered 3rd-Per goals gave th...
PISTONS BEST BOBCATS.....Sa, 10/20/12 [ 10-20-2012 ]
>>caption:   BEN GORDON BLOCKS EX-DET TEAMMATE WILL BYNUM (#12)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons were good enough to get by last year's NBA-worst Charlotte B...
CFB.....Wk-8.....WOLVERINES GET A KICK OUT OF BEATING SPARTANS.....Sa, 10/20/12 [ 10-20-2012 ]
>>caption:   SPOTTED, BOOTED, UP AND GOOD -- GIBBONS GOT THE GAME-WINNING KICK FOR UM<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       Brendan Gibbons booted a 38-yard field goal with just 5-...
WHALERS ROMP.....F, 10/19/12 [ 10-19-2012 ]
@ KINGSTON, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers rolled to an easy Friday night win at Kingston, 8-3.       The Whalers second road win of the season was also their second...
HEAT HUMBLES PISTONS.....Th, 10/18/12 [ 10-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   D-WADE (#3) GIVES DETROIT ROOKIE KYLE SINGLER (#25) A LESSON<< @ MIAMI, FL:       The defending NBA Champion Miami Heat outclassed the Pistons 105-78 Thursday...
PLYMOUTH EDGES PETES [ 10-18-2012 ]
@ PETERBOROUGH, ONT:       A goal by Connor Carrick (#2) exactly 1-min into the 3rd-Per snapped a 1-all tie and gave the Whalers a 2-1 Thursday night win at Peterborough.   ...
TIGERS SWEEP THEIR WAY INTO WORLD SERIES.....Th, 10/18/12 [ 10-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   TIGERS CELEBRATE THEIR 11TH AL PENNANT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Four Tiger homeruns, two by Jhonny Peralta, carried the Tigers past the NY Yankees 8-1 Thurs...
GAME FOUR DELAYED.....W, 10/17/12 [ 10-17-2012 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:       After more than an hour of a non-rain, rain delay,   game four of the ALCS between the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers was postponed by Major League...
TIGERS GO UP 3-ZIP ON YANKEES.....T, 10/16/12 [ 10-16-2012 ]
>>caption:   YOUNG'S HOMER GAVE THE TIGS AN EARLY LEAD<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers survived a nail- biting T-9th to hold on for a 2-1 Tuesday night win over the...
NO MAGIC FOR VISITORS.....T, 10/16/12 [ 10-16-2012 ]
>>caption:   JONAS JAREBKO GRABS A DEFENSIVE REBOUND VS THE MAGIC<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons evened their exhibition record at 2-2 with a 112-86 Tuesday...
SANCHEZ & COKE SHUTOUT YANKS, TIGERS COME HOME UP 2-ZIP.....S, 10/14/12 [ 10-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   INFANTE WAS TAGGED OUT AT 2BASE, BUT CALLED SAFE<< @ NYC, NY:       Anibal Sanchez and Phil Coke combined on a 4-hit shutout Sunday and the Tigers beat the...
LIONS STUN PHILLY.....S, 10/14/12 [ 10-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   HANSON BREATHES A SIGH OF RELIEF AFTER HIS GAME-WINNING FIELD GOAL<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:       Jason Hanson's fourth field goal of the game came exactly 4-min...
BUCKS BLAST PISTONS.....Sa, 10/13/12 [ 10-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   LARRY SANDERS (R) OF THE BUCKS TRIES TO GUARD PISTON ROOKIE KIM ENGLISH (L)<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:       The Pistons fell to 1-2 on the exhibition schedule with...
VALVERDE BLOWS ANOTHER SAVE BUT YOUNG SAVES TIGERS.....Sa, 10/13/12 [ 10-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   JETER FRACTURED HIS LEFT ANKLE IN THE T-12TH<< @ NYC, NY:       Delmon Young homered and batted in three runs including the game-winner as the Tigers outlast...
PINK WHALES.....Sa, 10/13/12 [ 10-13-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:             The Plymouth Whalers losing skid reached three in a row Saturday night with a 3-2 overtime defeat vs Sault Ste. Marie in the annual  ...
CFB.....Wk-7.....HOMECOMINGS.....Sa, 10/13/12 [ 10-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   DENARD ROBINSON CELEBRATES HIS 2ND-QTR TD FOR UofM {see story below} @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       The only thing worse than the cold rain which kept near half of...
BAD KNIGHT FOR PLYMOUTH IN LONDON.....F, 10/12/12 [ 10-12-2012 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:       London took a 3-0 lead by late in the 3rd-Per and the Knights went on to beat the Plymouth Whalers 4-1 Friday night.       Bo Horvat scored London's...
PISTONS TOPPED IN TORONTO.....F, 11/12/12 [ 10-12-2012 ]
>>RAPTORS ROOKIE JONAS VALANCIUNAS (file photo) HAD AN IMPRESSIVE DEBUT FOR HIS NEW HOME FANS<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       The Raptors defeated Detroit 82-75 Friday night in T-O to...
VERLANDER CLASSIC PUTS TIGERS IN ALCS AGAIN.....Th, 10/11/12 [ 10-11-2012 ]
>>caption:   JV JUST AIMED AND FIRED ALL NIGHT LONG<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Justin Verlander fired a 4-hit, 1-walk, complete game shutout in deciding game-5 of the ALDS and...
CARDS COOL OFF WARRIORS.....Th, 10/11/12 [ 10-11-2012 ]
>>caption:   JONATHON JENNINGS (file photo)<< @ UNIVERSITY CENTER, MI:       Cardinals QBack Jonathon Jennings passed for one touchdown and ran for another to lead Saginaw Va...
As STUN VALVERDE IN BOTTOM 9TH.....W, 10/10/12 [ 10-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   The A's GO TO MOB CRISP (upper L) TO CELEBRATE COCO's GAME-WINNING HIT<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Limited to one unearned run on four hits by Max Scherzer and fo...
PISTONS WIN EXHIBITION OPENER.....W, 10/10/12 [ 10-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   PISTON BRANDON KNIGHT (L) IS FOULED BY T-O's AARON GRAY<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons began pre-season play with a 101-99 Wednesday night win...
WHALERS ATTACKED AT OWEN SOUND.....W, 10/10/12 [ 10-10-2012 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers opened a 2-game road trip with second loss in three games by a 4-2 score Wednesday night at Owen Sound.       Owen Sound...
RIP.....KARRAS & BUTCHER [ 10-10-2012 ]
      Former Detroit Lions DT Alex Karras died Wednesday at age 77.         Kidney failure caused Karras' demise. Karras had also been diagnosed with dementia. The Lions also said Karras h...
RIP.....BUDD LUNCH [ 10-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   LYNCH DURING HIS EARLY DETROIT PBP CAREER<<       I find it very hard to write about the passing of my friend Budd Lynch Tuesday morning.       Budd died at 95 and was activ...
As STAY ALIVE WITH WHITEWASH WIN.....T, 10/9/12 [ 10-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   IT LOOKS GONE, BUT CRISP WOULD CATCH PRINCE's HOMERUN BID<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Lefty Brett Anderson and three relievers combined to throw a 4-hit shutout...
TIGS UP 2-0 ON As WITH WALKOFF WIN.....S, 10/7/12 [ 10-07-2012 ]
>>caption:   CLUTCH KELLY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       An unlikely hero, a player outrighted to 3A Toledo AUG 9TH, came up big for the Tigers Sunday afternoon.     ...
PLYMOUTH DOWNS DOGS.....Sa, 10/6/12 [ 10-06-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       A four goal 2nd-Per carried the Whalers to a 6-3 home ice win over Niagara Saturday night.       Stefan Noesen scored twice (#4 & #5) for Plymo...
VERLANDER VICTIMIZES ATHLETICS IN GAME ONE.....Sa, 10/6/12 [ 10-06-2012 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER FANNED 11 ATHLETICS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers rode their "Horse" to victory in game one of the ALDS Saturday evening.       De...
CFB.....Wk-6.....10/6/12 [ 10-06-2012 ]
>>caption:   MSU's BENNIE FOWLER (#13) ELUDES IU's DREW HARDIN (#8) ON HIS WAY TO THE WINNING TD<< @ BLOOMINGTON, IN:       Michigan State's perplexing season continued...
HAT BEATS PLYMOUTH.....F, 10/5/12 [ 10-05-2012 ]
@ GUELPH, ONT:       Justin Auger scored the Hat Trick (goals #2--4) including the game winner at 19:55/3 to give Guelph a 5-4 home ice win over the Plymouth Whalers Friday night....
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....F, 10/5/12 [ 10-04-2012 ]
      I have some free advice for Tiger MGR Joim Leyland.       The Tigers have 31 players on their active roster, meaning they must cut six for the ALDS which begins S...
CABRERA CLINCHES TRIPLE CROWN IN A WINNING TIGER FINALE.....W, 10/3/12 [ 10-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA WAVES TO THE KAYCEE CROWD<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Luis Marte earned his second major league win (first of the year) and Luke Putkonen got his first...
CABBY BATS-IN TWO AS TIGERS FALL.....T, 10/2/12 [ 10-02-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA CONTINUED HIS MARCH TOWARD THE TRIPLE CROWN<<       Kansas City doubled-up Detroit 4-2 Tuesday night in a standings- meaningless next-to-last game of...
TIGERS CLINCH 2ND STRAIGHT AL-CENTRAL TITLE.....M, 10/1/12 [ 10-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   LAIRD's 3-RUN DOUBLE PROVED TO BE THE DIFFERENCE<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Tigers topped Kansas City 6-3 Monday night to capture their second consecuti...
THE MAGIC NUMBER IS ONE.....S, 9/30/12 [ 09-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE (M) CELEBRATES HIS HOMER<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       A clutch T-8th 2rHR by Prince Fielder (#30) supplied all the Tiger scoring in a 2-1 Sunday afternoon...
NOTHING SPECIAL ABOUT LIONS.....S, 9/30/12 [ 09-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   STAFFORD TOOK A LUNGE FOR THE LONE LION TD<< @ FORD FIELD:       The Lion defense did not allow a touchdown, yet the Vikings led from start to finish in a 20...
WHALERS OVER WOLVES.....Sa, 9/29/12 [ 09-29-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       It took three tries, but the Plymouth Whalers earned their first win of the OHL season Saturday night by beating Sudbury 6-2.       The Whalers...
BIG 3 MAKE MAGIC NUMBER 3.....Sa, 9/29/12 [ 09-29-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA LAUNCHED A 3-RUN LONGBALL<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Justin Verlander, Prince Fielder and Miguel Cabrera inched the Tigers closer to repeating as AL-C...
CFB....Wk-5.....BUCKEYES BEST SPARTANS.....Sa, 9/29/12 [ 09-29-2012 ]
>>caption:   MILLER MADE SOME MISTAKES & SOME BIG PLAYS<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Coach Urban Meyer won his first Big Ten Conference game when Ohio State edged Michigan S...
DONE IN BY DOUMIT.....Sa, 9/28/12 [ 09-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   DOUMIT'S DOUBLE DOOMED DETROIT<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Ryan Doumit drove in four runs with a homer and a double to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 4-2 Frid...
WEIRD WALKOFF, TIGS LEAD BY TWO.....Th, 9/27/12 [ 09-27-2012 ]
>>caption:   AVILA SLASHED THE GAME-WINNING GROUNDER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Alex Avila's RBI groundout scored pinch-runner Don Kelly from third to give the Tigers a 5...
OLD SCHOOL WIN GIVES TIGERS DIVISION LEAD.....W, 9/26/12 [ 09-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   DIRKS (bottom) TOOK OUT FALU (top) TO GET THE WINNING RUN IN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A hard slide into 2Base by Andy Dirks broke up a B-8th inning-ending dou...
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TWINS SWEEP TWINBILL FROM TIGS.....S, 0/23/12 [ 09-26-2012 ]
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LIONS BOBBLE AWAY IN OT TO SPOIL INCREDIBLE 4TH-QTR COMEBACK......S, 9/23/12 [ 09-26-2012 ]
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WHALERS BULL-IED.....Sa, 9/22/12 [ 09-26-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Joseph Cramarossa scored the only goal of the shootout session to give Belleville a 3-2 win over the Whalers Saturday night in Plymouth's home opener. &...
A FIRST FOR FISTER.....Sa, 9/22/12 [ 09-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   FISTER FRUSTRATED THE MINNESOTA MASHERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Supported by a trio of Tiger homeruns, Doug Fister threw his first major league complete game...
CFB.....Wk-4.....Sa, 9/22/12 [ 09-26-2012 ]
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WHALERS LOSE SEASON OPENER.....F, 9/21/12 [ 09-21-2012 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers lost their OHL regular season opener, 6-5 in overtime at Sault Ste.Marie Friday night.       Brandon Alderson's second...
POSTPONED.....F, 9/21/12 [ 09-21-2012 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:     Friday night's opener of a 3-game weekend series with the Minnesota Twins at the Tigers was postponed by rain.     The game will be made up as part o...
DAYTIME DUD.....Th, 9/20/12 [ 09-20-2012 ]
>>caption:   SETH SMITH HAD A HOMER, A DOUBLE & 4-RBIs<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Oakland blew open a close game against a parade of Tiger relievers with a 6-R/T-9th and th...
VERLANDER, CABRERA & INFANTE KEY TIGER WIN.....W, 9/19/12 [ 09-19-2012 ]
>>caption:   INFANTE HAD A 2r2B AND AN RBI FIELDER'S CHOICE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander was wild enough to confound the Oakland hitters, Miguel Cabrera belt...
TIGS LONG-BOMB As, SCHERZER & BERRY HURT.....T, 9/18/12 [ 09-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA TROTTED TWICE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       You'd think a 12-2 win to open a 10-game homestand would be cause for celebration, but there was guarded conce...
TIME RUNNING OUT.....M, 9/17/12 [ 09-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   RIOS (#51) TOOK OUT INFANTE ON THE KEY PLAY OF THE GAME<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Arithmetic is beginning to work against the Tigers.       Detroit d...
LIONS BEATEN BY THE BAY.....S, 9/16/12 [ 09-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   VERNON DAVIS (R) SCORES THE FIRST OF HIS 2 TDs<< @ SAN FRANCISCO, CA:       The Super Bowl winning San Francisco 49ers of the 1980s & '90s were known for thei...
MASHED BIG POTATO.....S, 9/16/12 [ 09-16-2012 ]
>>caption:   TIGER MGR JIM LEYLAND (L) WAS EXCUSED EARLY BY 1BASE UMPIRE BRIAN KNIGHT<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Indians scored twice in the B-9th off Tiger closer Jose...
SANCHEZ SUPERB.....Sa, 9/15/12 [ 09-15-2012 ]
>>caption:   ANIBAL THREW THE BALL VERY WELL SATURDAY<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Anibal Sanchez pitched no-hit ball for 6.2-IP as the Tigers built a 5-0 lead on their way t...
CFB.....Wk-3.....Sa, 9/15/12 [ 09-15-2012 ]
>>caption:   EVEN THE PATENTED Le'VEON LEAP COULDN'T SPARK THE SPARTANS<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       In its first two games Michigan State didn't allow an offensive touchdown...
VERLANDER & BULLPEN WHITEWASH WAHOOS.....F, 9/14/12 [ 09-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER GOT HIS FIRST WIN IN THREE STARTS AT CLEVELAND THIS YEAR<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Justin Verlander threw seven scoreless innings in a 4-0 Friday...
KEY CONTEST RAINED-OUT.....Th, 9/13/12 [ 09-13-2012 ]
@ CHICAGO, IL:       The last scheduled meeting of the season between the Tigers and White Sox was postponed by Windy City rain Thursday night.       Staff aces Chris Sal...
SCHERZER SHINES, PRINCE POPS DEEP, TIGERS GET WITHIN A GAME OF THE WSOX.....W, 9/12/12 [ 09-12-2012 ]
>>caption:   SCHERZER EARNED HIS CAREER-BEST 16TH WIN>> @ CHICAGO, IL:       Max Scherzer allowed only 1-R on 4-H & 0-W with 7-K in his 6-IP to guide the Tigers to an 8-6 w...
FISTER SHUTS DOWN SOX.....T, 9/11/12 [ 09-11-2012 ]
>caption:   FISTER's SURGE CONTINUED< @ CHICAGO, IL:       As the Tigers reached the halfway points of both their 10-game road trip and their 4-game showdown series in C...
WSOX HAMMER TIGERS WITH HOMERS.....M, 9/10/12 [ 09-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   RIOS (#51 at R) AND PIERCZYNSKI (#12 at L) HIT B-6TH BACK-TO-BACK HOMERUNS<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The White Sox scored all their runs on a trio of homers and...
GREINKE DOES IT AGAIN.....S, 9/9/12 [ 09-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   TIGER CF AUSTIN JACKSON ROBBED LAA's MARK TRUMBOOF A B-2ND HOMER<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:      Zack Greinke beat the Tigers for the second time in 16 days and the...
LIONS WIN OPENER WITH 10-SEC REMAINING.....S, 9/9/12 [ 09-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   BAD START, FINE FINISH FOR STAFFORD<< @ FORD FIELD:       Matthew Stafford's only touchdown pass came with 10-sec remaining in regulation time, a 5-yarder...
ANGELS ATTACK JV EARLY.....Sa, 9/8/12 [ 09-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   MIGGY (L) MADE AN EARLY EXIT<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       Mike Trout led-off the B-1st with a homerun (#26) to LField off Tiger starter Justin Verlander to spark a...
CFB.....Wk-2.....Sa, 9/8/12 [ 09-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   Le'VEON BELL RAN PAST CMU's LORENZO WHITE (#2) FOR A 2ND-QTR TD<< @ MOUNT PLEASANT:       It took Michigan State a while to get rolling, but once they did the...
CALLASPO GIVES HALOS WALKOFF WIN.....F, 9/7/12 [ 09-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   CALLASPO CELEBRATES HIS GW-RBI SINGLE<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       The Tigers opened a 10-game road trip with a 3-2 late night loss to the Angels Friday.   ...
FISTER & CABRERA HELP SALVAGE SERIES FINALE.....W, 9/5/12 [ 09-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   AVISAIL GARCIA (R) SLIDES IN WITH THE GAME'S FINAL RUN WHILE CARLOS SANTANA (L) WAITS FOR A TOO-LATE THROW<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Doug Fister gave the Tigers...
TRIBE HANGS ON TO TOP TIGERS AGAIN.....T, 9/4/12 [ 09-04-2012 ]
>>caption:   MIGGY GAVE THE TIGERS A LONGBALL FOR A 2rHR<<       @ COMERICA PARK:       The Indians took an early 3-0 lead and went on to edge the Tigers by a 3...
WRONG CABRERA IS HERO.....M, 9/3/12 [ 09-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   ASDRUBAL CABRERA (L) TAGS OUT OMAR INFANTE (#4) TO END THE B-7TH ON A FAILED STOLEN BASE ATTEMPT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The game-winning run was driven in b...
TIGS SWEEP SOX TO TIE FOR FIRST.....S, 9/2/12 [ 09-02-2012 ]
>>caption:   YOUNG REACHED DOWN TO GOLF A 3rHR<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander out-pitched Chris Sale and Delmon Young continued his hot hitting with a go-ahe...
CFB.....WORST OPENER IN UM FOOTBALL HISTORY.....Sa, 9/1/12 [ 09-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   BAMA LB NICO JOHNSON (#35) BLASTS UM QB DENARD ROBINSON<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       Many summer debates among sports fans alleged #8 rated Michigan didn't belo...
SCHERZER SILENCES SOX.....Sa, 9/1/12 [ 09-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   SCHERZER WAS SUPER AGAIN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Max Scherzer fired 4-hit, 1-walk, 9-strikeout baseball over eight shutout innings to lead the Tigers to a...
CFB.....SPARTANS RING BELL FOR TWO BELL TDs.....F, 8/31/12 [ 08-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   BELL (L) WENT WIDE ON THE BRONCOS DEFENSE TO SCORE THE GAME-WINNING TOUCHDOWN<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       A career game for Michigan State RBack Le'Veon Bell o...
YOUNG LOVE.....F, 8/31/12 [ 08-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   PIERCZYNSKI WAITS FOR THE BALL AS FIELDER SLIDES HOME WITH THE GAME's FINAL RUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       One of the Tigers sports radio callers love to hate g...
ROYALLY FLUSHED.....Th, 8/30/12 [ 08-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   DOWNS (L) TAGS OUT BUTLER (R), WHO TRIED TO SCORE FROM 3BASE ON A WILD PITCH<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Lack of clutch hitting doomed the Tigers for a second c...
LIONS OUTLAST BILLS.....Th, 8/30/12 [ 08-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   MOORE SCORES THE WINNING 4TH-QTR TD<< @ FORD FIELD:       A 1-yard QBack keeper by rookie Kellen Moore with 10:20 to play put the Lions ahead for good and an...
TIGS TAKE IT ON THE CHEN.....W, 8/29/12 [ 08-29-2012 ]
>>caption:   SANCHEZ (front) AND PERALTA (back) COULD GET TO HOSMER's BLOOPER IN TIME<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       An infield blooper and lefty Bruce Chen beat the Tigers...
ROYALS ROCK JV.....T, 8/28/12 [ 08-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   MOUSTAKAS DROVE IN THE WINNING RUN WITH A B-8TH DOUBLE FOR HIS 3RD RBI<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       There's a first time for everything.       Just...
HOMERS & SCHEREZER GROUND ANGELS.....S, 8/26/12 [ 08-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE LAUNCHED THE FIRST OF BACK-TO-BACK HOMERUNS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Homeruns on consecutive pitches by Prince Fielder and Delmon Young in the B-6th...
LIONS FLAT, STAFFORD HUIRT.....Sa, 8/25/12 [ 08-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   STAFFORD's LEFT HAND WAS WRAPPED AFTER A 2ND-QTR INJURY<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       A cross-country trip for an NFL team's third exhibition, the game where the fir...
TIGER 2-OUT MAGIC.....Sa, 8/25/12 [ 08-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA HIT THE GO-AHEAD DOUBLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The LA Angels of Anaheim have MLB's worst bullpen ERA since the All-Star break and the Tigers got...
ANGELS EDGE TIGS.....F, 8/24/12 [ 08-24-2012 ]
>>caption:   KENDRICK's DOUBLE DROVE IN BOTH ANGELS RUNS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Zack Greinke and the Angels bullpen out- pitched Rick Porcello and the Tigers 2-1 Friday...
TIGERS SWEEP JAYS WITHOUT GIMPY MIGGY.....Th, 8/23/12 [ 08-23-2012 ]
>>caption:   BERRY (L) SLIDES PAST TORREALBA (R) WITH THE GW-RUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander was unlucky in his quest for a 13th victory this season, but th...
PITCHING OVERCOMES FIELDING.....W, 8/22/12 [ 08-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON SLID HOME WITH DETROIT's 3RD RUN IN THE B-6TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers held on to edge Toronto 3-2 Wednesday night for their second strai...
JAYS GIFT TIGERS A WIN, BULLPEN ALMOST GIVES IT BACK.....T, 8/21/12 [ 08-21-2012 ]
>>caption:   SURE AS SCHERZER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Max Scherzer pitched a solid seven innings to regain the MLB strikeout lead and post his team leading 13th win Tue...
McLOUTH PUTS ORIOLES ON TOP.....S, 8/19/12 [ 08-19-2012 ]
>>caption   McLOUTH HIT THE GO-AHEAD TRIPLE FOR THE O's<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Baltimore came from behind to top the Tigers 7-5 Sunday afternoon in the rubber game of th...
DAVIS GOES DEEP FOR BIRDS.....Sa, 8/18/12 [ 08-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   AUSTIN JACKSON ROBS MUSKEGON's NATE McLOUTH OF A BASEHIT TO END THE T-6th<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Chris Davis snapped a scoreless tie with a T-7th, 3rHR and...
STAFFORD STRONG IN ROAD WIN.....F, 8/17/12 [ 08-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   MEGATRON GOES IN FOR DETROIT's FIRST TOUCHDOWN<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       Lions QBack Matthew Stafford threw a pair of touchdown passes in a 17-P/2nd-Qtr to l...
PRINCELY POWER BLASTS BIRDS.....F, 8/17/12 [ 08-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   FIELDER WENT DOWNTOWN TWICE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers had only five hits, but three of them left the ballpark including a pair of Prince Fielder 2rH...
MAX MOWS DOWN MINNY.....W, 8/15/12 [ 08-15-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA (M) AND YOUNG (R) HOMERED AND FIELDER (L) HAD 3 HITS<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Max Scherzer had the Big-K working Wednesday afternoon and had early...
OFFENSE DELIVERS FOR FISTER.....T, 8/14/12 [ 08-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   DIRKS (M) COMES HOME ON HIS GO-AHEAD HR<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Doug Fister got early and late offensive support to even his season record at 7-7 in an 8-4...
TIGER ROAD WOES CONTINUE.....M, 8/13/12 [ 08-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   DIRKS (#12) COULDN'T REACH MASTROIANNI's GO-AHEAD HOMERUN<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Twins scored three times in the B-6th and added three more in the B-7...
RANGERS RIP PORCELLO.....S, 8/12/12 [ 08-12-2012 ]
>>caption:   HAMILTON HAD A HOMER AND THREE RBIs<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       Texas topped the Tigers 8-3 Sunday afternoon to take the rubber game of the 3-game weekend ser...
RETRO WALKOFF.....Sa, 8/11/12 [ 08-12-2012 ]
>>caption:   PINCH-HITTER MIKE OLT (#9) AND MGR RON WASHINGTON CELEBRATE A TEXAS-STYLE WALKOFF< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       Playing in just his fifth career big league game, R...
TIGER BATS BEAT TEXAS.....F, 8/10/12 [ 08-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE'S HOMER PUT THE TIGERS AHEAD 4-2<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       The Tigers used extra base power to best Texas 6-2 Friday night in the opener of the 3-game...
BROWNIE RESERVES BEAT LIONS.....F, 8/10/12 [ 08-10-2012 ]
@ FORD FIELD:       Jeff Wolfert's 45-yard field goal with 28-sec remaining gave the Cleveland Browns a 19-17 win over the Lions Friday night in the exhibition opener for both tea...
YANKS BOMB BENOIT.....Th, 8/9/12 [ 08-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   GIRARDI EXITS AFTER BEING EJECTED<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Joaquin Benoit served up back-to-back homeruns for his second consecutive appearance and the Yank...
YANKS END TIGER STREAKS.....W, 8/8/12 [ 08-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON'S HOMERUN TROT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Yankees built an early 7-0 lead and, although the Tigers pulled within 8-7, New York held on for a 12...
TIGS HANG ON & EDGE YANKS.....T, 8/7/12 [ 08-07-2012 ]
>>caption:   AUSTIN JACKSON SCORED FROM 1BASE ON MIGUEL CABRERA'S 2r2B IN THE B-5th<< @ COMERICA PARK:       More heavy hitting by Miguel Cabrera, late RBIs from Andy D...
VERLANDER VICTIMIZES BRONX BOYS.....M, 8/6/12l [ 08-06-2012 ]
>>caption:   JV BECAME THE FIRST TIGER IN 54 YEARS AND JUST THE THIRD EVER TO WHIFF 14 YANKS IN A SINGLE GAME<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander equaled a career-hi...
CLASSIC COMEBACK.....S, 8/5/12 [ 08-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   MIGUEL CABRERA (M) IS MOBBED AFTER HIS GW-HR<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Miguel Cabrera capped an improbable, incredible B-10th comeback with his 2rHR (#27) to...
FISTER GETS COMPLETE GAME WIN.....Sa, 8/4/12 [ 08-04-2012 ]
>>caption:   CA ALEX AVILA (#13) CONGRATS DOUG FISTER (R) FOR HIS COMPLETE GAME "W"<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Doug Fister retired the first 17 Indians he faced and went...
TIGERS BLAST INDIANS.....F, 8/3/12 [ 08-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE FLIPS THE BAT AFTER HIS 2rHR<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Prince Fielder rocketed a pair of extra base hits to collect four RBIs and lead the charge as the...
TIGERS HOMER WAY TO WIN.....W, 8/1/12 [ 08-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA LAUNCHED THE FIRST OF THREE TIGER HOMERUNS<< @ BOSTON, MA:       Three Tiger homeruns powered Detroit to a 7-5 Wednesday night win at Boston.  ...
TIGERS ALL WET IN FENWAY DEFEAT.....T, 7/31/12 [ 07-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   PEDRO CIRIACO DROVE IN THE FIRST OF FOUR RED SOX RUNS<< @ BOSTON, MA:       A Red Sox 4-run 4th inning was enough to beat Justin Verlander and the Tigers in...
TIGERS MONSTERED.....M, 7/30/12 [ 07-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   PEDROIA (M) FIST-PUMPS AFTER HIS GO-AHEAD HOMER<< @ BOSTON, MA:       Dustin Pedroia snapped a 2-all tie with his 2rHR (#9) to the Green Monster seats in the...
PERALTA & FISTER LIFT TIGS OVER T-O.....S, 7/29/12 [ 07-29-2012 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA HAD 2-HR AND 4-RBIs<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       Jhonny Peralta accounted for all the Tiger scoring with a pair of homers and Doug Fister shut down Toronto...
JAYS GO DEEP ON SANCHEZ.....Sa, 7/28/12 [ 07-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   ENCARNACION HIT THE FIRST OF THREE JAYS HOMERUNS<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       Anibal Sanchez was touched up for three homeruns in his Tiger starting debut and Detr...
TROUNCED IN TORONTO.....F, 7/27/12 [ 07-27-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA SLIDES IN WITH DETROIT's LAST RUN<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder jump-started the Tigers in the T-1st as the Detroit duo h...
INDIANS AMBUSH VERLANDER IN 7TH.....Th, 7/26/12 [ 07-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   CARLOS SANTANA HOMERED TO START THE B-7TH<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Indians exploded for a 4-R/B-7th off Tiger ace Justin Verlander to post a 5-3 comeback...
TIGERS RE-TIE FOR FIRST.....W, 7/25/12 [ 07-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   BERRY HAD 3-H & 1-W WITH 2-RBIs<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Max Scherzer pitched 3-hit ball over 7-INN and Quintin Berry banged-out 3-hits to help the Tigers b...
TRIBE TOPS TIGERS TO TIGHTEN RACE.....T, 7/24/12 [ 07-24-2012 ]
>>caption:   INFANTE SINGLED IN HIS RETURN TO THE TIGERS<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Indians MGR Manny Acta stacked his starting lineup with nine LHanded hitters vs Tiger RH...
TIGERS TRADE TURNER.....M, 7/23/12 [ 07-23-2012 ]
>>caption:   NEW TIGER SANCHEZ<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Monday evening the Tigers announced the acquisition of RHP Anibal Sanchez, 2Bman Omar Infante and a compensation...
TIGS SWEEP SOX, CABRERA GETS #300.....S, 7/22/12 [ 07-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE FIELDER (#28) CONGRATS MIGUEL CABRERA (R) ON MIGGY's 300TH CAREER HR<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers clubbed four early homers, two by Miguel Cabre...
TIGERS TAKE OVER FIRST.....Sa, 7/21/12 [ 07-21-2012 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON TIED HIS CAREER-HIGH OF 4-RBIs<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Rick Porcello gave the Tigers their fourth consecutive dominant starting pitching performance a...
TIGERS A HALF GAME OUT.....F, 7/20/12 [ 07-20-2012 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER MOWED DOWN THE WSOX HITTERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander and a four- pack of 2-out RBI basehits gave the Tigers a 4-2 win over the Whit...
TIGS TAKE 3-OF-4 FROM HALOS.....Th, 7/19/12 [ 07-19-2012 ]
>>caption:   AVILA's HOMER CAPPED AN EARLY OUTBURST<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Max Scherzer was almost as good Thursday afternoon as Doug Fister was Wednesday night and the...
FISTER FOILS ANAHEIM.....W, 7/18/12 [ 07-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   FISTER MASTERED THE ANGELS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Doug Fister shut down an Angels attack that had scored 13-R on 18-H the night before as the Tigers beat...
ANGELS POUND TURNER & TIGERS.....T, 7/17/12 [ 07-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   PUJOLS HIT THE 3RD OF THREE HOMERS OFF TURNER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Gametime temperature was a season-high 100 degrees, almost as hot as the Angels bats wo...
TIGS SURGE CONTINUES WITH COMEBACK VS HALOS.....M, 7/16/12 [ 07-16-2012 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH'S BASH PUT THE TIGERS AHEAD IN THE B-7TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Trailing 5-2 the Tigers staged a comeback to beat the LA Angels of Anaheim 8-6 Monda...
ANOTHER YEAR, ANOTHER GOLD CUP FOR VILLWOCK.....S, 7/15/12 [ 07-15-2012 ]
@ DETROIT RIVER:       Dave Villwock continued his unlimited hydroplane domination Sunday by piloting his Ellstrom Racing U-96 Spirit of Qatar to victory in the 103rd Gold Cup rac...
STEADY CHAPMAN WINS AT INDIANWOOD.....S, 7/15/12 [ 07-15-2012 ]
@ LAKE ORION, MI:       Englishman Roger Chapman saved his best for last to win the US Senior Open Golf Championship Sunday at Indianwood Golf & Country Club.       Chapm...
SWEET SUNDAYS.....S, 7/15/12 [ 07-15-2012 ]
>>caption:   JIM LEYLAND (L) GREETS AUSTIN JACKSON (#14) AFTER A-J's LEAD-OFF HOMER<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       "Paw Paw" Charlie Maxwell's other nickname was "Sunday" beca...
UNLUCKY 13TH FOR BENOIT.....Sa, 7/14/12 [ 07-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   TEAGARDEN (#31) IS GREETED AT THE PLATE << @ BALTIMORE, MD:       A pair of B-13th homeruns from unlikely heroes gave the Orioles an 8-6 win over the Tigers...
HOMERS SUPPORT FISTER.....F, 7/13/12 [ 07-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   FISTER FIRED PEAS<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       The Tigers returned from the All-Star break to extend their season's-best winning streak to six games with a 7-2...
2012 ALL-STIFF TEAM.....7/12--13/2012 [ 07-12-2012 ]
>>caption:   RABURN HAS PLAYED MORE THAN HE'S BEEN ON THE BENCH<<       Continuing the tradition we started at Sports Phone (R) in the 1980s, as MLB gets set to resume afte...
NL ROCKS VERLANDER.....T, 7/10/12 [ 07-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER (L) SERVED UP A 3-R TRIPLE TO SANDOVAL<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Tiger RHander Justin Verlander made embarrassing MLB All-Star history Tuesday nig...
PRINCE IS KING, JV TO START.....M, 7/9/12 [ 07-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   PHOTO PENDING @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Tiger Prince Fielder won his second MLB HR Derby, averaging 432-feet per homer with two long bombs of 476-feet into the...
GOING DEEP IN THE D.....S, 7/8/12 [ 07-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA CROSSES THE PLATE WITH THE FIRST OF THREE TIGER HOMERS AND THE FIRST OF HIS THREE HITS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The homer happy Tigers clubbed three...
TIGS SWEAT OUT WIN.....Sa, 7/7/12 [ 07-07-2012 ]
>>caption:   RABURN GOT CAUGHT IN THE WALL TRYING TO MAKE A CATCH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Prince Fielder homered for the second consecutive game and Delmon Young for th...
BACK TO EVEN AT LAST.....F, 7/6/12 [ 07-06-2012 ]
>>caption:   YOUNG CLUBBED THE GW-HR, HIS 2ND DINGER IN 2 DAYS<< @ COMERICA PARK       Delmon Young snapped a 2-all tie with a B-6th 2rHR (#8) into the LField seats to po...
LATE LONGBALLS CAP COMEBACK.....Th, 7/5/12 [ 07-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE HIT A GO-AHEAD NO-DOUBTER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Trailing 3-0 by the Mid-4th the Tigers used a 5-R/B-8th outburst to beat Minnesota 7-3 Thursday aft...
STARS IN TIGER STRIPES.....W 7/4/12 [ 07-04-2012 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER WAS ONE PITCH AWAY FROM A SHUTOUT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Fourth of July is a celebration of the Stars & Stripes.       Wednesday...
THANX TO TIGERS, TWINS ON A ROLL.....T 7/3/12 [ 07-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH HAD 3-HITS INCLUDING A HOMER & 3-RBIs<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Ryan Doumit hit a bases loaded sacrifice fly to deep CField to snap a 6-all tie and se...
SINGLE BINGLES BEAT BENGALS.....M 7/2/12 [ 07-02-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA HAD LITTLE OFFENSIVE HELP MONDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Twins collected 13 hits, all singles, and beat the Tigers 6-4 Monday night in the opener...
TIGS FINISH TRIP ON HIGH NOTE, 3 ARE ALL-STARS.....S 7/1/12 [ 07-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA (#24) SCORED ON A SAC-FLY BY AVILA (L)<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       Drew Smyly pitched no-hit ball for the first four innings and a quartet of Tige...
PORCELLO TAMES TAMPA BAY.....Sa 6/30/12 [ 06-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   PORCELLO HAD FEW PROBLEMS WITH THE RAYS<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       Rick Porcello (W, 6-5) pitched his best game of the season to boost the Tigers to a 6-2...
HOMERS HAMPER VERLANDER......F 6/29/12 [ 06-29-2012 ]
>>caption:   DESMOND JENNINGS (R) CELEBRATES HIS FIRST HOMERUN<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       Justin Verlander surrendered three homeruns in a game for the fourth time in hi...
BIG MAN IS BIG SURPRISE IN PISTON DRAFT.....Th, 6/28/12 [ 06-29-2012 ]
@ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The top Detroit Piston draft choice Thursday night was the third consecutive year surprise, a player who slipped in the projections to Detroit's...
TIGERS RIP RAYS.....TH, 6/28/12 [ 06-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   QUINTIN BERRY (#52) SCORES THE FIRST RUN OF THE GAME IN THE T-3RD<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       Austin Jackson and Miguel Cabrera each collected four basehi...
RANGERS OUT-HIT TIGERS.....W 6/27/12 [ 06-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   MURPHY (M) CROSSES THE PLATE ON HIS FIRST HOMERUN<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       David Murphy homered twice and Ian Kinsler once to spark the Texas attack in a 1...
GORDON GONE IN TRADE WITH BOBCATS.....T 6/26/12 [ 06-27-2012 ]
@ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons announced Tuesday they'd acquired FWD Corey Maggette from the Charlotte Bobcats in exchange for GD Ben Gordon and a future draft choice. &...
DARVISH DOWNS DETROIT......T 6/26/12 [ 06-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   FIELDER CRANKED A T-1ST DOUBLE FOR A 2-0 LEAD<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       Prince Fielder had 4-RBIs to double his previous single game best as a Tiger, but it w...
EARLY OFFENSE.....M 6/25/12 [ 06-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA (#24 at L) BATTED-IN THE FIRST TWO RUNS AND SCORED THE THIRD HERE IN A 5-R/T-1ST<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       The Tigers took advantage of a couple of i...
VERLANDER IS STOPPER AGAIN.....S 6/24/12 [ 06-24-2012 ]
>>caption:   QUINTIN BERRY (#52) SLIDES HOME WITH THE WINNING RUN AS PIRATES CATCHER MICHAEL McHENRY (R) WAITS FOR A THROW THAT CAME TOO LATE<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       Ju...
PIRATE PITCHING SILENCES BENGAL BATS AGAIN.....Sa 6/23/12 [ 06-23-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA COMES HOME ON HIS HOMERUN<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       Brad Lincoln no-hit the Tigers through 5-INN, setting the tone for a 4-1 Pittsburgh win over Det...
BUCS TAKE OPENER.....F 6/22/12 [ 06-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA WAS DRIVEN IN BY SANTIAGO FOR DETROIT's ONLY RUN<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       A.J. Burnett baffled the Bengal batters for a second time this season and...
BERRY GOOD WIN......Th 6/21/12 [ 06-21-2012 ]
>>caption:   BERRY RUNS TO FIRST ON HIS GW-SINGLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Quintin Berry came up and came through with the bases loaded and 1-out in the B-10th.   ...
SINKING FEELING.....W 6/20/12 [ 06-20-2012 ]
>>caption: GERALD LAIRD (L) TAGS OUT MIKE ADAMS (#53) AT THE PLATE    FOR THE FINAL OUT OF THE T-5TH<<   @ COMERICA PARK:       Two sinkerballers hooked-up in Wednesday n...
ACES ON TOP.....T 6/19/12 [ 06-19-2012 ]
>>caption:   IN VERLANDER WE TRUST<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers and Cardinals opened their 3-game Downtown Detroit interleague series with their best pitchers on...
ROCKIES MAXED-OUT.....S 6/17/12 [ 06-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   SCHERZER STOPPED THE ROX<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Mystifying Max Scherzer had one of those dominating, "Why Can't He Do That More Often?" starts Sunday aftern...
TIGS FOLLOW FISTER TO VICTORY.....Sa 6/16/12 [ 06-16-2012 ]
>>caption:   COLORADO's CARLOS GOMEZ UPSET DET's RAMON SANTIAGO,BUT NOT ENOUGH TO PREVENT A T-6TH DOUBLE PLAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Doug Fister came off the disabled...
ROX ROCK VALVERDE & MARTE.....F 6/15/12 [ 06-15-2012 ]
>>caption:   ROSARIO's 2-RUN SINGLE BROKE THE T-10TH TIE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The majority of the 41,878 in the sellout crowd stayed until the bitter end for "Friday...
TIGERS ROCK IN WRIGLEY FIELD RUBBER GAME.....Th 6/14/12 [ 06-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER GOT DOWN A PAIR OF BUNTS AND CHALKED UP HIS FIRST WIN IN ALMOST A MONTH<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Ryan Raburn returned from temporary exile to Toledo...
BOESCH & PERALTA COME UP BIG .....W 6/13/12 [ 06-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH BASHED THE CUBS FOR FOUR HITS INCLUDING A HOMER<< @ CHICAGO, IL:         The Tigers evened their inter- league series with the Chicago Cubs Wednes...
BLOWN CALLS.....T 6/12/12 [ 06-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   QUINTIN BERRY (L) SCORES THE TYING RUN IN THE T-8TH ON AUSTIN JACKSON'S BASEHIT<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Atrocious umpiring reared its ugly head again Tues...
STUART SENT BACK TO SHARKS.....S 6/10/12 [ 06-11-2012 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings have lost a second top four depth chart defenseman in less than two weeks.       First, of course, was the May 31ST retirement of...
TURNING POINT ?? .....S 6/10/12 [ 06-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   MATT YOUNG (#38) CROSSED THE PLATE WITH THE GW-RUN AFTER AROLDIS CHAPMAN (R) UNCORKED A WILD PITCH<< @ CINCINNATI, OH:       A four run T-8th lifted the Ti...
PRINCELY VICTORY...Sa 6/9/12 [ 06-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   RYAN HANIGAN (R) OF THE REDS WAITS IN VAIN AS TIGER BRENNAN BOESCH (#26) SCORES THE WINNING RUN IN THE T-8TH<< @ CINCINNATI, OH:       Solo homeruns by Ramon...
AN NL STYLE WIN.....F 6/8/12 [ 06-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   CAIRO (#43) SCORED THE GAME-WINNING RUN<< @ CINCINNATI, OH:       The Tigers resumed interleague play Friday night and the Reds scored a 6-5 National League...
TIGERS HANG ON TO EDGE INDIANS.....Th 6/7/12 [ 06-07-2012 ]
>>caption:   WIN #1 FOR CROSBY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers took a 7-1 lead in the first four innings, then had to hold on to finally beat the Indians 7-5 Thursday...
WAHOOS EXTEND HEX.....W 6/6/12 [ 06-06-2012 ]
>>caption:   EACH TEAM HAD TWO HRs AND JOHNNY DAMON ROBBED PRINCE FIELDER OF ANOTHER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Indians led from start to finish and beat the Tigers 9-6...
TRIBE TAKES IT TO TIGERS A FOURTH STRAIGHT TIME.....T 6/5/12 [ 06-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   BERRY's T-5th CATCH AT THE WALL TEMPORARILY KEPT THE SCORE AT 3-1<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A struggling starting pitcher dominated a struggling collection of...
DARK DAY FOR DETROIT G-PRIX.....S 6/3/12 [ 06-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   DIXON (M) LED A HONDA PODIUM SWEEP IN THE CHEVROLET SPONSORED RACE<< @ BELLE ISLE:       The return of the IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix to Belle Isle Sunday wa...
YANKS SKUNK TIGERS IN RUBBER GAME.....S 6/3/12 [ 06-03-2012 ]
>>caption   ORDONEZ (in suit at R) SHAKES HANDS WITH THE FANS ONE LAST TIME<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Following formal retirement ceremonies for six-time All-Star (twice wi...
MIGGY GOES DEEP TWICE, BUT IT WAS SANTOS WHO WON IT.....Sa 6/2/12 [ 06-02-2012 ]
>>caption:   RAMON SANTIAGO HUGS OMIR SANTOS (#18), WHO DELIVERED THE GAME-WINNING RBI<< @ COMERICA PARK:             Third string Tiger catcher Omir Santos at...
CASEY NOT SO MIGHTY.....F 6/1/12 [ 06-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   CURTIS GRAND-SLAM<< @ COMERICA PARK:       LHP Casey Crosby's big league debut Friday night was not what he'd dreamed of.       The 23-year old sout...
TIGS SALVAGE FENWAY FINALE.....Th, 5/31/12 [ 05-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   QUINTIN BERRY (#52) SLIDES PAST BOSOX S-STOP MIKE AVILES (L) IN THE T-3RD FOR THE FIRST OF HIS TWO STOLEN BASES<< @ BOSTON, MA:       The Tigers scored the las...
LIDSTROM RETIRES.....Th 5/31/12 [ 05-31-2012 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       "Today after 20 seasons as a Detroit Red Wing I'm announcing my retirement."       With that short sentence Red Wings Captain Nicklas Lidstrom...
TWO OUT TERRORS.....W 5/30/12 [ 05-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   MIGUEL CABRERA (#24) SLID PAST KELLY SHOPPACH (R) TO GIVE DETROIT AN EARLY 3-0 LEAD<< @ BOSTON, MA:       The Red Sox continued to use a formula of extra base...
LOTS OF POP BY BIG PAPI.....T 5/29/12 [ 05-29-2012 ]
>>caption:   KEVIN YOUKILIS (#20) WELCOMES HOME DAVID ORTIZ (L) ON BIG PAPI's B-7TH HOMERUN<< @ BOSTON, MA:       David Ortiz doubled twice, homered once, scored a pair of...
ON-FIELD FIREWORKS AS CARMINES FOIL FISTER AT FENWAY.....M, 5/28/12 [ 05-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   JIM LEYLAND GOT THE EARLY HEAVE-HO FROM BILL WELKE<< @ BOSTON, MA:       Playing much better since they were swept in the April season- opening series in Down...
TIGERS SWEEP ON CABRERA HOMER.....S 5/28/12 [ 05-27-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABBY CONNECTED FOR A GAME WINNING HOMERUN<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Miguel Cabrera had 3-RBIs including a 2rHR (#9) in the T-9th to lift the Tigers to a 4-3...
BACK-TO-BACK WNS AT LAST.....Sa 5/26/12 [ 05-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   THIS DIRKS 2-RUN DOUBLE HIGHLIGHTED A 4-RUN    TIGER 5TH-INNING<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Led by starter Max Scherzer, four Tiger pitchers combined to s...
TIGS TOP TWINS WITH DOUBLE TROUBLE.....F 5/25/12 [ 05-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH BASHED TWO OF DETROIT's SIX DOUBLES<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Tiger bats banged out a half dozen doubles including two each by Brennan Boesch and...
MASTERSON MASTERS TIGERS, INDIANS SWEEP.....Th 5/24/12 [ 05-24-2012 ]
>>caption:   DET's BRENNAN BOESCH (L) REACHED THE PLATE ONLY AFTER INDIANS CATCHER LOU MARSON (R) HAD APPLIED THE T-2ND TAG<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Even Justin Verlande...
TRIBE TAMES TIGERS AGAIN.....W 5/23/12 [ 05-23-2012 ]
>>caption:   KIPNIS (L) SLID PAST AVILA (R) FOR THE GO-AHEAD RUN<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers wasted two late game bases loaded scoring chances to open the door fo...
TRIBE TOPS TIGS IN GAME ONE.....T 5/22/12 [ 05-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   AVILA's HOMERUN TROT STARTED & ENDED TIGER SCORING<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Alex Avila blasted a 3rHR (#5) 406- feet off the RCField bullpen dugout roof in th...
SWING AND A MISS.....S 5/20/12 [ 05-20-2012 ]
>>caption:   SCHERZER (R) CONGRATS FIELDER (L) ON SCORING THE GAME- TYING RUN IN THE B-7TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Max Scherzer struck-out a new career-high of 15 batters...
SMYLY FACE FOR McCUTCHEN.....Sa 5/19/12 [ 05-19-2012 ]
>>caption:   TIGER SSTOP JHONNY PERALTA (L) TAGS OUT PIRATE YAMAICO NAVARRO (#36) ON A T-4TH STEAL ATTEMPT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Andrew McCutchen victimized Tiger start...
JUSTIN JUST MISSES GEM.....F 5/18/12 [ 05-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   JV ALMOST BECAME THE FIRST TIGER TO THROW THREE NO-HITTERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander came within two outs of his third no-hitter, then set...
ERRORS MORE POWERFUL THAN LONGBALLS.....Th 5/17/12 [ 05-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   FISTER ALLOWED 13 BASERUNNERS IN 6-INNINGS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Solo homeruns by Brennan Boesch, Andy Dirks and Prince Fielder were not enough to overco...
LOUSY LOSS.....W 5/16/12 [ 05-16-2012 ]
>>caption   JACKSON HAD 2-HITS BEFORE HE GOT HURT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Twins tattooed a quartet of Tiger pitchers to register an 11-7 Wednesday night decision....
SPARTANS BEST CHIPPEWAS.....T 5/15/12 [ 05-15-2012 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:       Michigan State defeated Central Michigan 5-2 Tuesday night at Comerica Park in the second annual Downtown Detroit meeting between these two schools.  ...
BIG INNING LIFTS BENGALS.....T 5/15/12 [ 05-15-2012 ]
>>caption:   RABURN WATCHES HIS FIRST HOMER OF THE YEAR LAND IN THE SEATS<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Just when it looked like a disappointing road trip would end with a second...
WSOX OVERCOME EARLY TIGER ADVANTAGE.....M 5/14/12 [ 05-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   VICIEDO HAD A 2rHR AND 4-RBIs<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The slumbering Tiger bats came to life early by scoring 5-R by the Mid-3rd, but went back to sleep in...
VERLANDER & CABRERA GIVE TIGS AN OAKLAND SPLIT.....S 5/13/12 [ 05-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER BLISTERED THE A's WITH HIS FASTBALL<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       The offensively challenged Tigers managed three runs and that was enough for ace Justin...
McCARTHY KEEPS TIGERS QUIET.....Sa 5/12/12 [ 05-12-2012 ]
>>caption:   McCARTHY MOWED DOWN THE TIGER LINEUP<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       A's starter Brandon McCarthy yielded just four singles and no walks (1-HBP) in his seven scorele...
As ASSAULT TRIO OF TIGER HURLERS.....F, 5/11/12 [ 05-12-2012 ]
>>caption:   INGE DID-IN HIS EX- MATES FOR A 2ND STRAIGHT NITE<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Ten and counting.       That's the number of games the Tigers have been in...
INGE GRAND SLAM NOT ENOUGH TO OVERCOME BIG EARLY BULGE BY TIGERS.....Th 5/10/12 [ 05-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON INGE HIT A B-8TH A's GRAND SLAM<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       An 8-R/T-3rd blew the game open early for the Tigers, who busted out of their batting slump and...
ANOTHER LATE LOSS.....W 5/9/12 [ 05-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA WENT AN UNLUCKY 0-for-13 AT SAFECO<< @ SEATTLE, WA:       Three Seattle double plays helped to keep the Tiger bats silent late night Wednesday. &...
NERVOUS VICTORY.....T 5/8/12 [ 05-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   A FRUSTRATED JV (L) IS CALMED DOWN BY GERALD LAIRD AND P-COACH JEFF JONES<< @ SEATTLE, WA:       The Tigers took a 5-0 lead in the T-2nd, then had to hang on...
WALKOFF LOSS.....M 5/7/12 [ 05-07-2012 ]
>>caption:   FORMER MARINER FISTER WAS FINE IN HIS RETURN TO SAFECO FIELD<< @ SEATTLE, WA:       Things couldn't have gone much better for Doug Fister Monday night as he...
SOLO PERFORMANCE.....S 5/6/12 [ 05-06-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE ROUNDS THE BASES AFTER HIS TAPE-MEASURE HOMER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Solo homeruns by Austin Jackson (#4), Prince Fielder (#4) and Andy Dirks (#2)...
TIGS DUNN IN.....Sa 5/5/12 [ 05-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   DUNN WATCHES HIS GW-HOMER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Adam Dunn crushed a T-9th 2rHR (#8) early Saturday evening to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 3-2 win over t...
OH, JHONNY !! .....F 5/4/12 [ 05-04-2012 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA'S FIRST HOMER WAS A BIG ONE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Jhonny Peralta's first homerun of the season was a 2-run shot to the RCField seats with 1-out/B-9...
KC GETZ A SPLIT.....W 5/2/12 [ 05-02-2012 ]
>>caption:   GETZ GOT THE GAME- WINNING BASEHIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Grosse Pointe South alum and former Michigan Wolverine Chris Getz snapped a 2-2/T-9th tie with a 2...
ROYALS WELCOMED.....T 5/1/12 [ 05-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   DON KELLY SLIDES HOME AHEAD OF THE TAG BY KC's HUMBERTO QUINTERO<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The cure for the Tigers' recent 2-8 slump was a visit by the Kansas...
TIGERS WASHED, DELMON SUSPENDED.....M 4/30/12 [ 04-30-2012 ]
>>caption:   TIGER DELMON YOUNG<< @ COMERICA PARK:       After not quite an hour's rain delay,Monday's Tiger home game vs Kansas City was postponed due to rain.    &...
WHIFFS & WALKS.....S 4/29/12 [ 04-29-2012 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON WOULD GET HIS GLOVE ON GRANDERSON'S HOMER, BUT NOT HOLD IT<< @ NYC, NY:       Yankee pitchers C.C. Sabathia and David Robertson combined to strike-ou...
ALL SMYLY AS TIGS END SKID.....Sa 4/28/12 [ 04-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   ANDY DIRKS' DINGER JUMP-STARTED THE TIGERS<< @ NYC, NY:       Andy Dirks cranked his first homerun of the season, a 3-run shot to the REField seats in the T-...
NFL DRAFT, DAY THREE.....SA 4/28/12 [ 04-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   THE LIONS TOOK GREENWOOD IN RD-5<< @ NYC, NY;       The Lions began the third and   final day of the 2012 NFL Draft with a trade, dealing with San Franc...
BULLPEN BLOWS IT IN BRONX, YOUNG ARRESTED IN MANHATTAN.....F 4/27/12 [ 04-27-2012 ]
>>caption:   JETER SLIDES UNDER VILLARREAL'S NON-TAG WITH THE WINNING RUN IN THE B-9TH<< @ NYC, NY:       Two walks, a wild pitch and a passed ball allowed Derek Jeter to...
NFL DRAFT, DAY TWO.....F 4/27/12 [ 04-27-2012 ]
@ NYC, NY:       Rounds two and three of the NFL's three day draft were conducted Friday night.       The Lions surprised by picking Oklahoma WR Ryan Broyles 54th overall...
PISTONS WIN FINALE FOR WALLACE.....Th, 4/26/12 [ 04-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   BIG BEN WENT OUT WITH A BANG<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       A poor Pistons 2011-12 season ended Thursday night on a winning note as Detroit downed Philadelp...
LIONS LOOK TO IOWA.....Th, 4/26/12 [ 04-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   MEGATRON ANNOUNCED THE LIONS' 1ST-RD DRAFT PICK<< @ NYC, NY:       The Lions selected LOT Riley Reiff of the Iowa Hawkeyes at #23 overall in the NFL Draft Fi...
SEATTLE SWEEP & INGE RELEASED.....Th 4/26/12 [ 04-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   CHONE FIGGINS STROKES HIS GAME-WINNING DOUBLE IN TNE T-7TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Mariners lead-off man Chone Figgins went 3-for-4 and batted in the winnin...
KING FELIX TOPS TIGERS 9TH STRAIGHT TIME.....W 4/25/12 [ 04-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   TIGER SSTOP JHONNY PERALTA MADE HIS FIRST ERROR OF THE SEASON ON A CASPER WELLS GROUNDER IN THE T-3RD<< @ COMERICA PARK:       David Ackley went 3-for-6 with...
Ms TAKE SERIES OPENER.....T, 4/24/12 [ 04-24-2012 ]
>>caption:   DUSTIN ACKLEY SLIDES HOME PAST TIGER CATCHER ALEX AVILA WITH THE FIRST OF THREE T-3rd SEATTLE RUNS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Seattle took the opener of a 3-...
PACERS OUTLAST PISTONS.....M 4/23/12 [ 04-23-2012 ]
>>caption:   INDY's JEFF PENDERGRAPH DUNKS AGAINST DETROIT<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       The Pistons dropped their final road game of the season, 103-97 Monday night at In...
PISTONS EDGE RAPTORS.....S 4/22/12 [ 04-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   BEN GORDON (#8) GOES AROUND ALAN ANDERSON (R) TO PUT UP A SHOT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Ben Gordon scored 15 of his 19-P in the 4th-Qtr to lead the...
RANGERS TAKE FINALE.....S 4/22/12 [ 04-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   GONZALEZ SQUEEZED OUT A RANGERS VICTORY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Rangers scored the winning run on a controversial suicide squeeze bunt play and Texas t...
VERLANDER HELPS TIGERS EARN TWINBILL SPLIT.....Sa 4/21/12 [ 04-21-2012 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER COOLED THE HOT RANGER BATS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Trailing 9-0 early, the Tigers dropped the day game of Saturday's day-night doubleheader by a 1...
PREDS SEND WINGS PACKING.....F 4/20/12 [ 04-20-2012 ]
>>caption:   THE WINGS EXIT THE ICE AND THE PLAYOFFS<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:       David Legwand's goal 13-sec into the 3rd-Per snapped a 1-1 tie and gave the Nashville Predat...
TIGS RAINED-OUT.....F 4/20/12 [ 04-20-2012 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers and Texas Rangers were rained-out Friday night in Downtown Detroit.     The game will be made up as part of a day-night doubleheader Satur...
BUCKS DEFEAT DETROIT.....Th 4/19/12 [ 04-20-2012 ]
>>caption:  PHOTO PENDING @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:
RANGERS ROMP.....Th 4/19/12 [ 04-20-2012 ]
>>caption:  PHOTO PENDING @ COMERICA PARK:
ROYAL SWEEP.....W 4/18/12 [ 04-19-2012 ]
>>caption:  PHOTO PENDING @ KANSAS CITY, MO:
HAWKS PREY ON DETROIT.....W 4/18/12 [ 04-18-2012 ]
>>caption: @ ATLANTA, GA:
TIGS TALLY LATE FOR WIN AT KC.....T 4/17/12 [ 04-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   DET's DELMON YOUNG GETS BY KC CA BRYAN PENA TO SCORE THE GAME'S FIRST RUN<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Back-to-back, 1-out/T-8th RBI singles by Miguel Cabrera...
PREDS HAVE WINGS ON BRINK.....T 4/17/12 [ 04-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   KEVIN KLEIN (#8 at R) SCORED THE GWG WHEN WINGS GOALIE JIMMY HOWARD WAS OUT OF POSITION<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       If the Red Wings are going to stay alive...
PISTONS SALVAGE FINAL GAME OF HOMESTAND.....T 4/17/12 [ 04-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON KNIGHT (#7) DUNKED TO GIVE DET A 50-P LEAD<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons pummeled Cleveland 116-77 Tuesday night to earn their only wi...
RANGERS END PLYMOUTH'S SEASON.....T 4/17/12 [ 04-17-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Kitchener beat the Whalers 6-3 Tuesday night in deciding game seven of their second round OHL playoff series.       Tyler Randell took command f...
THIRD TIME A CHARM.....M 4/16/12 [ 04-16-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON INGE HIT HIS FIRST HOMER IN HIS SECOND GAME THIS SEASON<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Justin Verlander overcame a shaky ninth inning to get a complete...
RANGERS FORCE GAME SEVEN.....S 4/15/12 [ 04-15-2012 ]
@ KITCHENER, ONT:     The Rangers snapped a 2-all tie with a pair of unanswered 3rd-Per goals and Kitchener beat the Whalers 4-2 Sunday night.     The Rangers evened the...
BULLS GO OT TO BEAT PISTONS.....S 4/15/12 [ 04-15-2012 ]
>>caption:   RODNEY STUCKEY (#3) SHOOTS OVER DERRICK ROSE (#1)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Chicago Bulls needed overtime to beat the Pistons 100-94 Sunday evenin...
TIGERS WIN SOUTH SIDE FINALE.....S 4/15/12 [ 04-15-2012 ]
Caption:   GERALD LAIRD WENT YARD TO PUT DETROIT ON TOP<< CHICAGO, IL:       The Tigers salvaged the final game of the 3-game Chicago series by beating the White Sox 5-2...
NASHVILLE TAKES CONTROL.....S 4/15/12 [ 04-15-2012 ]
caption:   DATSYUK SCORED UNASSISTED FOR DETROIT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The NHL 1st-Rd playoff series shifted to The Joe on Sunday and Nashville edged the Red Wings 3...
WEDGEWOOD SHINES AGAIN.....Sa 4/14/12 [ 04-14-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Whalers goaltender Scott Wedgewood posted his second shutout of the series and Plymouth defeated Kitchener 3-0 Saturday night.       The Whalers...
FLOYD FOILS TIGERS.....Sa 4/14/12 [ 04-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   WILK PITCHED WELL BUT TOOK THE LOSS AND GOT HURT TOO<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Alexei Ramirez (#1), Tyler Flowers (#1) and Paul Konerko (#1) all solo homered a...
BUCKS BEAT PISTONS.....F 4/13/12 [ 04-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON KNIGHT (#7) DRIVES VS MILWAUKEE<<    @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The return home from a 1-3 southern road trip did nothing to enhance the Pis...
WINGS & PREDS EVEN.....F 4/13/12 [ 04-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   HOWARD STOPS Nville's GABRIEL BOURQUE (WHO SCORED TWICE IN GAME ONE)<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:       The Red Wings tied up their first round Stanley Cup playoff ser...
WSOX MAKE HOME FANS HAPPY BY DEFEATING DETROIT.....F 4/13/12 [ 04-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   PEAVY (#44) TAGS OUT FIELDER (#28)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The White Sox beat the Tigers 5-2 Friday afternoon.       It was Chicago's home opener a...
PISTONS PICK ON BOBCATS.....Th 4/12/12 [ 04-12-2012 ]
>>caption:   PISTON GD WILL BYNUM (#12) GETS AN EASY LAYUP IN AN EASY GAME<< @ CHARLOTTE, NC:       After starting their southern road swing 0-3 including losses in their...
TIGS TOP T-BAY ON BIRTHDAY BOY BOESCH'S   BAT.....Th, 4/12/12 [ 04-12-2012 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH'S 2-RUN B-5TH SINGLE PUT THE TIGERS AHEAD<< @ COMERICA PARK:          Brennan Boesch celebrated his 27th birthday as he drove in four runs with a...
RANGERS EVEN SECOND ROUND SET.....W 4/11/12 [ 04-11-2012 ]
@   KITCHENER, ONT:       Five different Rangers scored as Kitchener defeated Plymouth 5-1 Wednesday night to even their 2nd-Rd OHL playoff series 2-2.       Each te...
PREDS TAKE GAME ONE.....W 4/11/12 [ 04-11-2012 ]
>>caption:   RINNE (L) WATCHES AS HOLMSTROM (R) SCORES TO MAKE IT 3-2 LATE IN THE 3RD-PER<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:       Gabriel Bourque made his NHL playoff debut a memorable on...
RAYS DEFEAT JV.....W 4/11/12 [ 04-11-2012 ]
>>caption:   A RARE SCENE AS LEYLAND LIFTS VERLANDER IN THE MIDDLE OF AN INNING<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Who would have figured 2011 MVP/Cy Young Justin Verlander would s...
WHALERS RALLY.....T 4/10/12 [ 04-10-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Trailing 2-0 at the second intermission, the Whalers scored four consecutive 3rd-Per goals to blitz past the Kitchener Rangers 4-3 Tuesday night.   ...
CABRERA & FIELDER KEY WINNING INNING.....T 4/10/12 [ 04-10-2012 ]
>>caption   AUSTIN JACKSON HIT HIS FIRST HOMER OF THE YEAR<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers stayed perfect on the new season by scoring three times in the B-8th for a...
MAGIC MAULING.....M 4/9/12 [ 04-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   GLEN DAVIS (#11) OF ORLANDO SHOOTS OVER DETROIT's JONAS JAREBKO (L)<< @ ORLANDO, FL:       For a second straight night the Pistons played a road game against...
TURNABOUT, FAIR PLAY.....S 4/8/12 [ 04-08-2012 ]
@ KITCHENER, ONT:       Friday night Kitchener scored a 2-0 win at Plymouth to open the second round of the OHL playoffs. Sunday night the Whalers returned the favor with a 2-0 shut...
HEAT TOO HOT FOR PISTONS.....S 4/8/12 [ 04-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   KING JAMES SOARS THROUGH THE DETROIT DEFENSE<< @ MIAMI, FL:       The Miami Heat made the Pistons pay for the performance of the Memphis Grizzlies.    &...
EXTRA EASTER ACTION.....S 4/8/12 [ 04-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   AVILA ROUNDS THE BASES FOR HIS WALKOFF HR<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Tigers 13, Boston 12 in 11 innings.       The Tigers made it a perfect opening s...
BC BEATS BULLDOGS.....Sa 4/7/12 [ 04-07-2012 ]
> >BC GOALIE PARKER MILNER STOPPED FERRIS' JASON BINKLEY  (#7)<< @ TAMPA, FL:       Boston College defeated FerrisState 4-1 Saturday night to capture the NCAA-D1 men's ice hoc...
BENGAL BATS BOMB BECKETT.....Sa 4/7/12 [ 04-07-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE FIELDER WAVES TO THE SRO CROWD AFTER HITTING HIS FIRST TIGER HOMER IN THE B-$TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder both homered...
KANE SHOOTS-DOWN WINGS 4TH PLACE HOPES.....Sa 4/7/12 [ 04-07-2012 ]
>>caption:   KANE (#88) GOES TO SWEEP THE PUCK UNDER HOWARD (#35) FOR THE SHOOTOUT GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings rallied with a pair of 3rd-Per goals, but...
HAWKS TOO MUCH FOR TIRED PISTONS.....F 4/6/12 [ 04-06-2012 ]
>>caption:   DET's RODNEY STUCKEY (#3) SHOOTS OVER FORMER UDM TITAN WILLIE GREEN (#33)<< @ ATLANTA, GA:       Hot at home lately (winning 9-of-11), the Pistons remained c...
PLYMOUTH PUNCHLESS.....F 4/6/12 [ 04-06-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Rangers goalie John Gibson made 40 saves as Kitchener shutout the Plymouth Whalers 2-0 Friday night to win the opening game of the second round of the OHL pla...
BULLDOGS REACH TITLE GAME.....Th 4/5/12 [ 04-06-2012 ]
@ TAMPA, FL:       The Ferris State Bulldogs beat Union College 3-1 Thursday night in the NCAA men's ice hockey semi-finals.     Both schools were in the Frozen Four for...
PISTONS EDGE WIZ.....Th 4/5/12 [ 04-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   JASON MAXIELL (#54) GRABBED A GAME-HIGH 11 REBOUNDS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Leading by 20-P in the 4th-Qtr, the Pistons had to hang on at the end to...
DEVILS DENT WINGS HOPES.....Th 4/5/12 [ 04-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   THE DEVILS DOUBLE-TEAM DETROIT's TOMAS HOLMSTROM (M)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Veteran Petr Sykora scored with 8:40 remaining in regulation time to snap a 1-...
CROOKED PATH TO OPENING DAY WIN.....Th 4/5/12 [ 04-05-2012 ]
>>caption AUSTIN   JACKSON (L) AND DANNY WORTH (R) CELEBRATE<< @ COMERICA PARK       Austin Jackson's B-9th bases-loaded RBI single gave the Tigers a 3-2 Opening Day win o...
MULE KEYS COMEBACK, BERT NETS WINNER.....W 4/4/12 [ 04-04-2012 ]
>>caption:   BERTUZZI (#44) GETS THE SHOOTOUT WINNING GOAL<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:       Stymied almost all night long by Blues goaltender Brian Elliott, the Red Wings got hot...
TIGS BEAT HENS TO END EXHIBITION SLATE.....W 4/4/12 [ 04-04-2012 ]
>>caption:   ALEX AVILA HAD A 2-FOR-2 DAY AT THE PLATE<< @ TOLEDO, OH:       The Tigers topped their top farm club Wednesday afternoon in an 8-3 decision which closed the...
STRONG FINISH VS WEAK FOE.....T 4/3/12 [ 04-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   MONROE (#10) AND DAVIS (R) LED THEIR RESPECTIVE TEAMS IN SCORING<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Tied after three quarters, the Pistons shot 12-of-18 from t...
JAYS SLAUGHTER SCHERZER.....T 4/3/12 [ 04-03-2012 ]
>>caption   CABRERA GAVE DETROIT AN EARLY 2-0 LEAD<< @ DUNEDIN, FL:       The Tigers were out-slugged by Toronto 13-8 Tuesday afternoon in their final Florida exhibition....
TIGS TOP T-O.....M 4/2/12 [ 04-02-2012 ]
>>caption:   DELMON YOUNG HIT THE SECOND OF BACK-TO-BACK TIGER HOMERS<<       @ MARCHANT STADIUM      The Tigers took a 9-0 lead before the end of the 2nd-INN...
PLYMOUTH WINS 1ST ROUND SERIES.....S 4/1/12 [ 04-01-2012 ]
@ GUELPH, ONT:     J.T. Miller scored (#2) at 5:58 of overtime to give the Plymouth Whalers a 2-1 Sunday evening win at Guelph.     The Whalers won four in a row after d...
WINGS LEAP-FROG PREDS ON HUDLER TALLIES.....S 4/1/12 [ 04-01-2012 ]
>>caption   HUDLER (#26) GOT THE GW-SHOOTOUT GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Jiri Hudler scored Detroit's only goal in regulation, then got the shootout game-winner as t...
TIGS SWEEP FINAL FLORIDA TWINBILL.....S 4/1/12 [ 04-01-2012 ]
>>caption   CABRERA (R) WELCOMES PERALTA (#27) HOME ON JHONNY's HOMER<<       The Tigers boosted their Grapefruit LGE exhibition record to 19-7-5 by sweeping a Sunday spl...
BYNUM & JAREBKO BEST BOBCATS.....Sa 3/31/12 [ 03-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   WILL BYNUM (#12) FORCED OT WITH THIS TREY OVER REGGIE WILLIAMS (#55)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons had to go to overtime to edge hapless Ch...
WHALERS SWARM STORM.....Sa 3/31/12 [ 03-31-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers took a 6-2 first intermission lead on their way to a 9-3 Saturday night home ice win over Gueplh.       After dropping the first t...
JV BEATS BRAVES IN FINAL TUNE-UP.....Sa   3/31/12 [ 03-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER HIT 96-MPH ON HIS FIRST PITCH<< @ DISNEY WORLD, FL       The Tigers edged Atlanta 2-1 Saturday afternoon in an abbreviated exhibition halted by a he...
RIP, JAMES MOORE [ 03-18-2012 ]
  Honoring our friend, former star of the Detroit Stars, James "Bullet" Moore.  
C-HOOP.....M-MEN STAY ALIVE.....Th 3/1/12 [ 03-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   HARDAWAY (M) RUNS OVER PAUL (L), WHO WAS CHARGED WITH A BLOCKING FOUL<< @ CHAMPAIGN, IL:       Michigan stayed in contention for a share of the Big Ten men's...
FEW SEE BOBCAT BEAT-DOWN.....PISTONS 109, Charlotte 94, W 2/29/12 [ 02-29-2012 ]
>>caption:   RODNEY STUCKEY (#3) HAD A GAME-HIGH OF 29-P<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons picked on the NBA's worst team to stop their own 3-game losing skid...
C-HOOP.....W, 2/29/12 [ 02-29-2012 ]
@ MATTHAEI BLG GYM       Wayne State opened GLIAC men's basketball tournament play with an 84-77 home court win over Northwood Thursday night.       Cole Prophet's...
6ERS SKUNK DETROIT AGAIN.....Philadelphia 97, PISTONS 68, T 2/28/12 [ 02-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   THADDEUS YOUNG (L) DRIVES AGAINST GREG MONROE (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HIOLLS:       Philadelphia followed a 12-2/ 1st-Qtr run to take control   in the...
WINGS JOLT JACKETS IN 3RD-PER.....RED WINGS 5, Columbus 2, T 2/28/12 [ 02-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   FILPPULA (#51) SCORED THE CLINCHER ON SANFORD (#30)<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       The Red Wings scored four unanswered 3rd-Per goals including a pair of go-ahea...
C-HOOP.....HOOSIER HAT TRICK.....T 2/28/12 [ 02-28-2012 ]
caption:   IU's CODY ZELLER (#40) STEALS THE BALL FROM STATE's KEITH APPLING (L)<< @ BLOOMINGTON, IN:       Draymond Green tried to do it all by himself, but that wasn't e...
LATE PLYMOUTH RALLY.....WHALERS 6, Saginaw 4, T 2/28/12 [ 02-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   ALEX ALEARDI<< @ SAGINAW, MI       The Whalers scored four unanswered goals in the final 9:31 to post a 6-4 comeback win in a Tuesday mid-day contest at Sa...
NHL TRADE DEADLINE.....M 2/27/12 [ 02-27-2012 ]
>>caption:   MIKE COMMODORE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Monday's NHL 3pm/ET trading deadline produced subtraction rather than addition in Detroit's only deal.     ...
THANK YOU ALL.....M 2/27/12 [ 02-26-2012 ]
      In times of crisis you are reminded of who are important in your life.       Those of you who are regular readers of this website know we had a 10 day suspension...
AVS STRIKE EARLY, HOLD ON LATE.....Colorado 4, RED WINGS 3, Sa 2/25/12 [ 02-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   STEVE DOWNIE (#27) SCORED THE GWG FOR THE AVS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings couldn't overcome a poor start and lost to Colorado 4-3 Saturday nigh...
WHALERS OVERCOME WOLVES.....WHALERS 4, Sudbury 1, Sa 2/25/12 [ 02-25-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers scored twice in each of the last two periods to overcome an early deficit and defeat Sudbury 4-1 Saturday night.       Plymouth won...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/25/12 [ 02-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   BIG FINISH FOR THE UDM TITANS<< @ YOUNGSTOWN, OH:       The Detroit Titans edged Youngstown State 76-74 in their regular season finale Saturday afternoon to...
PISTONS ON LOSING SIDE.....F 2/24/12 [ 02-24-2012 ]
@ ORLANDO, FL:       Team Chuck (Charles Barkley) led start-to-finish in a 146-133 Friday night win over Team Shaq (Shaquille O'Neal) in the NBA All-Star Weekend "Rising Stars Chall...
NOESEN HAS NOSE FOR NET.....WHALERS 4, Oshawa 3 (OT), F 2/24/12 [ 02-24-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Stefan Noesen scored the 3-goal Hat Trick (#27--#29) including the game-winner at 2:35 of ovrertime to lift the Plymouth Whalers over the Oshawa Generals...
CANUCKS STOP HOME ICE STREAK.....Vancouver 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), Th 2/23/12 [ 02-23-2012 ]
>>caption:   ALEX BURROWS BEAT JIMMY HOWARD FOR THE SHOOTOUT WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Alexandre Burrows scored to end the shootout and give Vancouver a 4-3 wi...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/23/12 [ 02-23-2012 ]
@CLEVELAND, OH:       Cold-shooting doomed the Detroit-Mercy 5-game winning streak in a 77-64 Thursday night loss at Cleveland State.       The Titans shot just 30.2% (1...
C-HOOP.....MSU PULLS IT OUT.....W 2/22/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON WOOD (#30) HAD KEY COMEBACK BUCKETS<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Michigan State got a huge scare Wednesday night before managing a 66-61 win at Minnesot...
TOPPED IN T-O.....Toronto 103, PISTONS 93, W 2/22/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   DeROZAN SHOOTS OVER A TRIO OF PISTONS<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       The Raptors beat the Pistons 103-93 Wednesday night as both teams entered the NBA All-Star br...
C-HOOP.....T 2/21/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ EVANSTON, IL:     Michigan pulled away from Northwestern 18-6 in overtime to score a 67-55 OT win in suburban Chicago Tuesday night.     The Wolverines launched 38 3-po...
B-HAWKS SPOIL HOWIE RETURN.....Chicago 2, RED WINGS 1, T 2/21/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   JIMMY HOWARD (#35) STONED PATRICK KANE (#88) ON THIS 2ND-PER BREAKAWAY<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Red Wings All-Star goalie Jimmy Howard was stellar in his ret...
CAVS STEAL A WIN.....Cleveland 101, PISTONS 100, T 2/21/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   ROOKIE-TO-ROOKIE, IRVING (#2) DRIVES AGAINST KNIGHT (#7)<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Pistons let a 17 point lead slip away and lost at Cleveland 101-100 Tu...
23 AND COUNTING.....RED WINGS 3, San Jose 2, S 2/19/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings capped a perfect 6-0 homestand with a 3-2 Sunday matinee win over San Jose.       The victory extended Detroit's NHL record to 23 c...
EASY TIME TOPPING CELTICS.....PISTONS 96, Boston 81, S 2/19/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons beat Boston 96-81 Sunday evening for their second easy victory vs the slumping Celtics in five days.       Detroit has won sev...
C-HOOP.....S 2/19/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ W. LAFAYETTE, IN       Michigan State started the 2nd-H on a 10-0 run and pummeled Purdue 76-62 Sunday afternoon.       MSU improved to 22-5 overall including 11-3 in B...
PLYMOUTH HIT BY MASSIVE STORM.....Guelph 9, WHALERS 1, Sa 2/18/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Guelph Storm fired 57 shots at a pair of Plymouth goaltenders and swamped the Whalers 9-1 Saturday night.       Matthew Mistele (#2) scored...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/18/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
>>caption   BURKE (#3) AND MORGAN (R) DEFEND OSU's SULLINGER (M)<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan staked its claim as a legitimate Big Ten title contender with a 56-51 S...
PISTONS RUN PAST KINGS.....PISTONS 114, Sacramento 108, F 2/17/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS     The Pistons scored a season-high 114 points in a wild 114-108 run-&-gun duel vs Sacramento Friday night.     Guards Rodney Stuckey and Brando...
DATSYUK DELIVERS #22.....RED WINGS 2, Nashville 1, F 2/17/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   THE PUCK GOES UPPER LEFT PAST PEKKA RINNE FOR DATSYUK'S GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings extended their new NHL record for consecutive home ice...
PLYMOUTH ATTACKED....Owen Sound 5, WHALERS 1, F 2/17/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Owen Sound took a 4-0 lead on their way to a 5-1 win at Plymouth Friday night.     Michael Whaley (#2) scored unassisted at 13:45/3 for the only Wha...
PLYMOUTH STUNS SPITS LATE.....WHALERS 4, Windsor 3, Th 2/16/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ WINDSOR, ONT:     Colin MacDonald scored unassisted with just 2:25 remaining in regulation to give the Whalers a 4-3 Thursday night win at Windsor.     MacDonald's goal...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/16/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State scored its biggest win over Wisconsin since 2/12/2000 on Thursday night, 69-55.       MSU's sixth win over a Top 25 team this seaso...
PISTONS PULL AWAY FROM CELTS.....PISTONS 98, Boston 88, W 2/15/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ BOSTON, MA:     The Pistons beat Boston 98-88 Wednesday night to snap a two game losing skid, but to win for the fifth time in their last seven games.     The Celtics s...
C-HOOP.....W 2/15/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ O'rena       Oakland had to go overtime to beat Southern Utah 76-68 Wednesday night for the Golden Grizzlies' third consecutive win (15-13 overall, 9-7 in the Summit LGE). &nbs...
WINGS SET NEW HOME MARK OF 21.....RED WINGS 3, Dallas 1, T 2/14/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
>>caption:   WINGS SALUTE THEIR HOME FANS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA       The Red Wings dominated Dallas in a 3-1 Tuesday night win and Detroit set a new NHL record of 21 cons...
SPURS EDGE PISTONS.....San Antonio 99, PISTONS 95, T 2/14/12 [ 02-22-2012 ]
@ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS     The Pistons rallied from a 15-P/4th-Qtr deficit to tie, but San Antonio pulled ahead again in the final moments to edge Detroit 99-95 Tuesday night. &n...
SICK LEAVE [ 02-15-2012 ]
COACH KURT is sidelined due to medical reasons. Our usual game story recaps on   GETdetroitsports.com are temporarily unavailable.
MORE HOCKEYTOWN HISTORY.....RED WINGS 4, Philadelphia 3, S 2/12/12 [ 02-12-2012 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Johan Franzen snapped a 3-all tie with an early 3rd-Per goal to give the Red Wings a 4-3 Sunday night win over Philadelphia.       The victory wa...
WIZARDS MAKE PISTON WIN STREAK DISAPPEAR.....Washington 98, PISTONS 77, S 2/12/12 [ 02-12-2012 ]
@ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Wizards CEN JaVale McGee, born in nearby Flint and who started his high school career at Detroit Country Day, had 22-P & 11-RB to lead the Washington...
PLYMOUTH SHOOTS OUT OF SLUMP.....WHALERS 5, Saginaw 4 (SO), S 2/12/12 [ 02-12-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Stefan Noesen and Alex Aleardi scored in the shootout session to give the Whalers a 5-4 Sunday afternoon win over Saginaw.       Noesen and Al...
C-HOOP.....S 2/12/12 [ 02-12-2012 ]
>>caption:   HARDAWAY (#10) HOOPS AGAINST THE ILINI<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan remained undefeated at home (14-0) with a 70-61 Sunday matinee win over slumping Ill...
WOLVERINES ICE MSU.....MICHIGAN 3, MICHIGAN STATE 2 (OT), Sa 2/11/12 [ 02-11-2012 ]
>>caption:   WOLVERINES MOB LYNCH TO CELEBRATE HIS OT-GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Kevin Lynch (#6) scored at 1:50 of overtime to give Michigan a 3-2 Saturday night win o...
RANGERS RALLY PAST PLYMOUTH.....Kitchener 6, WHALERS 5, Sa 2/11/12 [ 02-11-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Kitchener scored three goals in a mid-3rd-Per span of 2:19 to beat the Whalers 6-5 Saturday night.     Ryan Murphy(#9) tied the game for Kitchener...
C-HOOP.....MSU HALTS OSU HOME STREAK.....Sa 2/11/12 [ 02-11-2012 ]
>>caption:   PAYNE (#5) DUNKS OVER OSU's SULLINGER<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Michigan State played its best defensive game of the season and pulled off a 58-48 Saturday eveni...
BERT GETS ANOTHER SHOOTOUT WINNER, WINGS HOME STREAK NOW AT 19.....RED WINGS 2, Anaheim 1 (SO), F 2/10/12 [ 02-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   MacDONALD REACTS TO HIS SHOOTOUT WINNING SAVE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Todd Bertuzzi has specialized in shootout winning goals this season and got another...
FOUR STRAIGHT.....PISTONS 109, New Jersey 92, F 2/10/12 [ 02-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   JAREBKO DUNKS VS NJ<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       After falling behind 7-0, the Pistons went on a 12-0 run and never looked back as they went on to beat Ne...
KNIGHTS FOIL PLYMOUTH.....London 8, WHALERS 6, F 1/10/12 [ 02-10-2012 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:       A four goal 2nd-Per helped carry London past Plymouth 8-6 Friday night, although the clincher didn't come until 19:16/3 on an ewmpty net goal by Brett Welychka...
C-HOOP.....LATE TITAN RALLY.....F 2/10/12 [ 02-10-2012 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       A late comeback gave the Detroit Titans a 58-57 Friday night home win over UW-Milwaukee.       Trailing by 10-P at 53-43 with only 2:54 to play, t...
18 IN A ROW.....RED WINGS 4, Edmonton 2, W 2/8/12 [ 02-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   EDMONTON'S RYAN JONES (#28) WAS IN A 1ST-PER FIGHT WITH DET's JUSTIN ABDELKADER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Third period goals by Drew Miller and Henrik Zetterb...
3RD STRAIGHT PISTON WIN.....PISTONS 99, New Jersey 92, W 2/8/12 [ 02-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   GREG MONROE (L) DUNKS OVER KRIS HUMPHRIES (M) & KEITH BOGANS (R)<< @ NEWARK, NJ:       Six Pistons scored in double figures in a 99-92 Wednesday night win a...
C-HOOP.....W 2/8/12 [ 02-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   IZZO RELIED ON GREEN AGAIN AT CRUNCH TIME<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State used a 22-8 closing run to pull away from last place Penn State in a 77-57...
COYOTES DEFEAT DETROIT.....Phoenix 3, RED WINGS 1, M 2/6/12 [ 02-06-2012 ]
>>caption:    FRANZEN (#93) n SCORED ON SMITH (#41) ON A FEED FROM ZETTERBERG (#40)<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:       The Red Wings closed their 4-game western road trip with an...
C-HOOP.....GREEN GIANT.....S 2/5/12 [ 02-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   DRAYMOND GREEN (#23) SHOOTS OVER JORDAN MORGAN<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Draymond Green came up huge in his last regularly scheduled game against rival Michiga...
BERT GETS #300 & #301, BUT AFTER RELLY WINGS LOSE SHOOTOUT.....Edmonton 5, REDWINGS 4 (SO), Sa 2/4/12 [ 02-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   GAGNER IS ONE HOT OILER SCORER<< @ EDMONTON, ALTA:       Sam   Gagner had two goals and an assist, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scored the shootout winner as...
PISTONS HOLD ON FOR SECOND STRAIGHT WIN.....PISTONS 89, New Orleans 87, Sa 2/4/12 [ 02-04-2012 ]
>>caption:   GREG MONROE (#10) DRIVES AROUND JASON SMITH (#14 at L) OF NEW ORLEANS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Greg Monroe's seventh double-double in eight games h...
WHALERS WHIP SPITS.....WHALERS 5, Windsor 1, Sa 2/4/12 [ 02-04-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       A return home from a 4-game road trip got the Whalers back on the winning track in a 5-1 Saturday night decision over Windsor.       Plymouth...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/4/12 [ 02-04-2012 ]
@ HOUGHTON, MI:       The Wayne State Warriors completed a 2-0 upper peninsula road trip Saturday afternoon with a 60-54 men's basketball win at Michigan Tech.     ...
DP BEAT BUCKS IN REMATCH.....PISTONS 88, Milwaukee 80, F 2/3/12 [ 02-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON KNIGHT (#7) SHOOTS OVER DREW GOODEN (#0)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       A return to home court helped the Pistons end a 7-game losing skid and Detr...
STINGING END TO TRIP.....Sarnia 4, WHALERS 1, F 2/3/12 [ 02-03-2012 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:     Plymouth finished a 4-game away stretch with a 4-1 Friday night defeat bat Sarnia, Plymouth's only loss of the journey.     A 3-goal middle period gave...
WINGS ARE KINGS OF THE SHOOTOUT.....RED WINGS 4, Vancouver 3 (SO), Th 2/2/12 [ 02-02-2012 ]
>>caption:   HUDLER (#26) TURNS BACK TOWARD THE RED WING BENCH TO CELEBRATE HIS SHOOTOUT WIN OVER LUONGO (#1)<< @ VANCOUVER, BC:       Pavel Datsyuk & Jiri Hudler gave...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/2/12 [ 02-02-2012 ]
@ VALPARAISO, IN:       The UDM Titans led a 45-36 halftime lead slip away and Detroit lost at Valparaiso 78-73 Thursday night.       Detroit-Mercy was just 5-for-19...
CLOSE BUT NO CIGAR.....New Jersey 99, PISTONS 96, W 2/1/12 [ 02-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   KNIGHT's LAST SHOT WOULD NOT DROP<< @ NEWARK, NJ:       Piston rookie Brandon Knight missed on a 3-point try with 1.8-sec on the clock and Detroit lost at N...
C-HOOP.....W 2/1/12 [ 02-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   BURKE (#3) AND HARDAWAY (#10) BOTH CAME UP BIG FOR WOLVERINES<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan remained undefeated at home with a 68-56 Wednesday night win...
EMMERTON, HUDLER & MILLER SCORE IN WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Calgary 1, T 1/31/12 [ 01-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   MILLER (#20) GOT AROUND IGINLA (#12) TO STUFF THE PUCK PAST KIPRUSOFF (hidden)<< @ CALGARY, ALTA:       The Red Wings snapped a 1-all tie with a pair of 3rd...
MELO WIN FOR NYK.....New York 113, PISTONS 86, T 1/31/122 [ 01-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   ANTHONY (#7 at L) SHOOTS OVER DET's DAYE (#5)<< @ NYC, NY:       Carmelo Anthony returned to the New York lineup to score a game-high 25-P in a 113-86 Knicks...
C-HOOP.....LOSING UGLY.....T 1/31/12 [ 01-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   GREEN, DOWN & OUT<< @ CHAMPAIGN, IL:       Illinois edged Michigan State 42-41 Tuesday night.       A combination of physical defense and horrible...
BUCKS LATEST TO TOP DETROIT.....Milwaukee 103, PISTONS 82, M 1/30/12    [ 01-31-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON JENNINGS (#3) DRIVES OVER WALKER RUSSELL JR (lwr L)<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:       The Pistons lost their fifth in a row and dropped to 1-10 on the road wit...
PLYMOUTH SHOOTS PAST HOUNDS.....WHALERS 4, Sault Ste. Marie 3 (SO), S 1/29/12 [ 01-29-2012 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT.       Garrett Meurs scored the only goal of a six round shootout to give the Whalers a 4-3 win at Sault Ste. Marie Sunday night.       The Greyho...
WINGS ON WINNING ALL-STAR TEAM.....S 1/29/12 [ 01-29-2012 ]
@ OTTAWA, ONT:     "Visiting" Team Chara defeated Team Alfredsson 12-9 in Sunday's NHL All-Star Game.     Marian Gaborik of the New York Rangers was the MVP for his 3-goal...
C-HOOP......BUCKEYES PULL AWAY IN 2ND HALF.....S 1/29/12 [ 01-29-2012 ]
>>BURKE (#3) GOES BETWEEN 2 BUCKEYES<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Rankings held as #4 Ohio State beat #20 Michigan in men's hoops Sunday afternoon.       Michigan jumped t...
DEEP 6ed BY 76ers.....Philadelphia 95, PISTONS 74, Sa 1/28/12 [ 01-28-2012 ]
>>caption:   IGUODALA (#9) DID IT ALL VS DETROIT<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:       The Pistons lost their fourth in a row, 95-74 at Philadelphia Saturday night.      ...
C-HOOP....Sa 1/28/12 [ 01-28-2012 ]
@ MATTHAEI BLG GYM:       Wayne State routed overmatched Lake Erie 92-57 Saturday afternoon.       The Warriors led wire-to-wire and shot a sizzling 65.5% from the field...
HAWKS DEFEAT DETROIT.....Atlanta 107, PISTONS 101 (OT), F 1/27/12 [ 01-27-2012 ]
>>caption:   JOE JOHNSON (#2) HAD 30-P INCLUDING THE TYING BUCKET TO FORCE OVERTIME<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Atlanta beat the Pistons 101-101 Friday night for...
PLYMOUTH IN OT OVER WOLVES.....WHALERS 6, Sudbury 5 (OT), F 1/27/12 [ 01-27-2012 ]
@ SUDBURY, ONT:       J.T. Miller's second goal of the game (#17) at 4:02/4 gave the Whalers a 6-5 overtime win at Suidbury Friday night.       The Wolves led 2-0/1st-Per...
C-HOOP.....TITAN SURGE CONTINUES.....F 1/27/12 [ 01-27-2012 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans topped Illinois- Chicago 70-66 Friday night.       UDM moved over the .500 mark with their fifth win in six games.    &n...
FIRST PERIOD PLYMOUTH BLITZ.....WHALERS 4, Barrie 1, Th 1/26/12 [ 01-26-2012 ]
@ BARRIE, ONT:       The Whalers took a 3-0/1st-Per lead on their way to a 4-1 Thursday night win over Barrie. The Whalers swept the season series from the Colts 2-0 by an identica...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/26/12 [ 01-26-2012 ]
>>BADER (#3) HAD A CAREER NIGHT<< @ O'rena:       Travis Bader scored a game-high and his career-high of 37-P to lead Oakland U past South Dakota State 92-87 Thursday night....
TIGERS FORMALLY ANNOUNCE FIELDER.....Th 1/26/12 [ 01-26-2012 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE FIELDER (L) WITH TIGER OWNER MIKE ILITCH<<       Two days after word leaked via multiple sources, the Tigers formally announced a 9-year free agent contr...
HABS HUMILIATE WINGS.....Montreal 7, RED WINGS 2, W 1/25/12 [ 01-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   BOURQUE (M) CRASHED HOWARD's (#35) NET FOR THE GAME's FIRST GOAL<< @ MONTREAL, PQ:       With the rest of the NHL already on the All-Star break, ancient riv...
LaBRON SINKS SIX LATE.....Miami 101, PISTONS 98, W 1/25/12 [ 01-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   GUARDED BY MIAMI's MARIO CHALMERS, AUSTIN DAYE (#5) DIALED-UP TWO OF HIS CAREER-HIGH 28-P<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS       The Pistons played one of, if not...
C-HOOP.....400 FOR IZZO.....W 1/25/12 [ 01-25-2012 ]
>>caption:   IZZO GOT A STANDING-O FROM THE EAST LANSING AUDIENCE<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Tom Izzo wiped away tears on the Spartan bench as he pulled his starters in th...
C-HOOP.....UM ENDS ROAD SKID.....T 1/24/12 [ 01-24-2012 ]
>>caption:   HARDAWAY (#10) DRIVES AROUND PURDUE's TERONE JOHNSON<< @ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:       The Michigan Wolverines won on the road for the first time this season with a...
PRINCE REPORTEDLY NEWEST TIGER.....T 1/24/12 [ 01-24-2012 ]
      Free agent slugger Prince Fielder reportedly agreed to a 9-year, $214-million contract with the Tigers on Tuesday.       Multiple media outlets cited inside source...
OKC BRINGS DOWN THE THUNDER.....Oklahoma City 99, PISTONS 79, M 1/23/12 [ 01-23-2012 ]
>>caption:   TAYSHAUN PRINCE (#22) WATCHES OKC's RUSSELL WESTBROOK DUNK DOWN<< @ OKLAHOMA CITY, OK:       The Pistons began a stretch of four games in six nights vs four N...
WINGS POWER PAST BLUES.....RED WINGS 3, St. Louis 1, M 1/23/12 [ 01-23-2012 ]
>>caption:   FRANZEN'S GOAL WAS HIS 9TH NHL CAREER GAME-WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings scored twice on the power play to beat St. Louis 3-1 Monday night....
PISTONS EDGE PORTLAND.....PISTONS 94, Portland 91, Sa 1/21/12 [ 01-21-2012 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY BATTLED FOR HIS BEST GAME OF THE SEASON<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons squeaked past Portland 94-91 Saturday night for just their four...
SWEET SIXTEEN.....RED WINGS 3, Columbus 2 (SO), Sa 1/21/12 [ 01-21-2012 ]
>>caption:   KRONWALL (L) CONGRATS HOWARD (#35) ON HIS SHOOTOUT- WINNING SAVE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Valtteri Filppula scored in the top of the fourth round for the o...
PLYMOUTH ROUTS SOO.....WHALERS 8, Sault Ste. Marie 0, Sa 1/21/12 [ 01-21-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Back home from an 0-2 Ontario road trip the Whalers took out their anger on the Greyhounds as Plymouth romped over Sault Ste. Marie 8-0 Saturday night. &...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/21/12 [ 01-21-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRANDEN DAWSON SCORED HIS A CAREER-BEST OF 14-P<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State pummeled Purdue 83-58 Saturday afternoon to equal its largest victory...
MEMPHIS MAULS PISTONS.....Memphis 98, PISTONS 81, F 1/20/12 [ 01-20-2012 ]
>>caption:   RUDY GAY (#22) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT's JASON MAXIELL (#54)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Memphis beat the Pistons 98-81 Friday night for the 5th straight...
BERT'S SPIN TO WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Phoenix 2 (SO), Th 1/19/12 [ 01-19-2012 ]
>>caption:   TODD's SPINTUZZI MOVE WAS A SHOOTOUT GWG<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:       Todd Bertuzzi scored once in regulation and had the only shootout goal to give the Red Wings...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/19/12 [ 01-19-2012 ]
@ TIFFIN, OH:       Karl Finley pumped-in a game-high 32 points to lead Tiffin in an 83-77 home court comeback win over Wayne State Thursday night.       WSU held a...
BATTALION BLANKS PLYMOUTH.....Brampton 3, WHALERS 0, Th 1/19/12 [ 01-19-2012 ]
@ BRAMPTON, ONT:     The Battalion played total team defense and shut down the recently sputtering Plymouth offense as Brampton beat the Whalers 3-0 Thursday night.    ...
MINNESOTA MELTDOWN.....Minnesota 93, PISTONS 85, W 1/18/12 [ 01-18-2012 ]
>>caption:   MINNY's KEVIN LOVE (L) DEFENDS VS GREG MONROE (R)<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Pistons wasted a good start with a 4th-Qtr collapse and lost 93-85 Wednesda...
PLYMOUTH ATTACKED ON ROAD.....Owen Sound 5, WHALERS 4, W 1/18/12 [ 01-18-2012 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:       Owen Sound scored early, never trailed, but had to hold on to edge the Whalers 5-4 Wednesday night.       The Attack led 1-0 after one period an...
HUDLER & CONKLIN COME UP BIG IN SHOOTOUT.....RED WINGS 3, Dallas 2 (SO), T 1/17/12 [ 01-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   HUDLER HAD THE LONE SHOOTOUT SUCCESS<< @ DALLAS, TX:       Jiri Hudler scored the game- tying goal in the 2nd-Per and registered the only goal of the shootout...
TIRED ROCKETS STILL NO MATCH FOR DETROIT.....Houston 97, PISTONS 80, T 1/17/12 [ 01-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   DALEMBERT (R) GETS INSIDE OF WALLACE (#6) TO SCORE<< @ HOUSTON, TX:       Houston played its fourth game in five days, but had little trouble earning their fo...
C-HOOP.....WOLVERINES EDGE SPARTANS.....T 1/17/12 [ 01-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   UM's MORGAN (#52) BLOCKS MSU's APPLING #11) In THE CLOSING SECONDS<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan used a strong start on offense and an end-game, clamp-do...
V-MART HURT & TIGERS DO 3 MORE DEALS.....T 1/17/12 [ 01-17-2012 ]
>>caption:   VICTOR MARTINEZ<<          Tuesday afternoon the Tigers disclosed a devastating off-season injury to DH/1B/CA Victor Martinez which may cost the middle of...
DATSYUK, BERTUZZI & HOWARD STAR IN HOME RECORD 15TH WIN.....RED WINGS 5, Buffalo 0, M 1/16/12 [ 01-16-2012 ]
>>caption:   HOWARD STOPPED FORMER R-WING VILLE LEINO<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings used an early 5-goal blitzkrieg on "Military Monday" to beat Buffalo 5-0 an...
EARLY GOALS IN MATINEE WIN.....WHALERS 5, Windsor 1, M 1/16/12 [ 01-16-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers fired 54 shots at Windsor goaltender Jaroslav Pavelka including 23 in the 2nd- Per of a 5-1 MLK Jr. Day matinee (Monday's only OHL contest),...
WARRIORS GET WELL IN AUBURN HILLS.....Golden State 99, PISTONS 91, S 1/15/12 [ 01-15-2012 ]
>>caption:   G-STATE's DAVID LEE GOES PAST PISTON BEN WALLACE TO THE HOOP<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Golden State took charge in the 2nd-H to beat the Pistons 99-...
SAINT MIKES ENDS PLYMOUTH WIN STREAK.....Mississauga 2, WHALERS 0, Sa 1/14/12 [ 01-14-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Goalie Brandon Maxwell made 24-SV to backstop the Mississauga St. Michaels Majors to a 2-0 shutout win at Plymouth Saturday night.     The first W...
C-HOOP.....WOLVERINES & SPARTANS BOTH LOSE ON ROAD.....Sa 1/14/12 [ 01-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   HARDAWAY (M) IS DOUBLE COVERED BY A PAIR OF HAWKEYES<< @ IOWA CITY, IA:       Coming off consecutive lopsided losses to Ohio State and Michigan State where th...
BERTUZZI TALLIES TWICE, WINGS TIE TEAM HOME WIN STREAK RECORD.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2 (OT), Sa 1/14/12 [ 01-14-2012 ]
>>caption:   BRAD STUART (#23) CONGRATS TODD BERTUZZI (L) ON THE OVERTIME WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Todd Bertuzzi's second goal of the game came with 38.3-sec left...
PLYMOUTH WINS 7TH IN A ROW.....WHALERS 6, Kitchener 1, F 1/13/12 [ 01-13-2012 ]
@ KITCHENER, ONT:     The Whalers took a 3-0/1st-Per lead on their way to a 6-1 road win at Kitchener Friday night.     Rickard Rakell scored twice (#18 & #19) for the ga...
PISTONS BEST BOBCATS.....PISTONS 98, Charlotte 81, F 1/13/12 [ 01-13-2012 ]
>caption:   DETROIT HAD LOTS OF UNCONTESTED POINTS LIKE THIS GREG MONROE DUNK< @ CHARLOTTE, NC:       The Pistons found a team worse than they've been and beat the Bobcats...
PISTONS FADE LATE.....Milwaukee 102, PISTONS 93, Th 1/12/12 [ 01-13-2012 ]
>>caption:   JENNINGS (L) AND MONROE (R) LED THEIR TEAMS IN SCORING<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:       The Pistons avoided a sixth straight blowout, but still lost their sixth in...
ZETTERBERG CHANNELS FORSBERG FOR GWG.....RED WINGS 3, Phoenix 2 (SO), Th 1/12/12 [ 01-12-2012 ]
>>caption:   ZETTERBERG (#40) GOT THE SHOOTOUT GWG PAST SMITH<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Henrik Zetterberg's goal in the fourth shootout round gave the Red Wings a 3-2 w...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/12/12 [ 01-12-2012 ]
@ MATTHAEI BLG GYM:       Two teams headed in opposite directions battled in mid-town Detroit Thursday night where Hillsdale beat Wayne State 78-72 in men's basketball.   ...
C-HOOP.....OT WIN FOR UM.....W 1/11/12 [ 01-11-2012 ]
>>caption:   UM's STU DOUGLASS (#1) DEFENDS VS NU's JOHN SHURNA<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan had to overcome a 10-P/2nd-H deficit and go overtime to stay unbeaten...
MAVS MAUL PISTONS.....Dallas 100, PISTONS 86, T 1/10/12 [ 01-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   NOWITZKI (#41 at R) SHOOTS OVER JAREBKO (#33 at L)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The defending NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks drubbed the Detroit Pistons 1...
AMBUSHED ON LONG ISLAND.....NY Islanders 5, RED WINGS 1, T 1/10/12 [ 01-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   MICHAEL GRABNER (#40) SCORES ON TY CONKLIN<< @ UNIONDALE, NY:       The New York Islanders took a 4-0 lead on their way to a 5-1 home ice win over the Red W...
C-HOOP.....SPARTANS HUMBLE HAWKEYES.....T 1/10/12 [ 01-10-2012 ]
>>caption:   DRAYMOND GREEN (R) DOUBLE-DOUBLED<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Showing no signs of rust from a week-long layoff between games, Michigan State steamrolled Iowa...
NEW ALL-TIME LOW.....Chicago 92, PISTONS 68, M 1/9/12 [ 01-09-2012 ]
>>caption:   DERRICK ROSE (#1) OF THE BULLS SHOOTS OVER JASON MAXIELL (#54)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The fourth consecutive Pistons blowout loss saw Detroit score another sea...
DATSYUK BEATS B-HAWKS.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2 (OT), S 1/8/12 [ 01-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK GOT THE PAYOFF FOR HARD WORK<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Pavel Datsyuk scored (#13) a gorgeous goal from a near impossible angle to give the Red Wings a...
HEARD HURTS STING.....WHALERS 2, Sarnia 1, S 1/8/12 [ 01-08-2012 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:       Mitchrell Heard scored (#20) unassisted at 5:01/3 to snap a 1-all tie and give the Whalers a 2-1 Sunday matinee win at Sarnia.     Heard scored in a...
C-HOOP.....S 1/8/12 [ 01-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   UM's TREY BURKE (#3) SHOOTS OVER BADGER JORDAN TAYLOR (#11)<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan snapped a 10-game losing string vs Wisconsin and beat the Bad...
SAINTS BREES BY LIONS.....New Orleans 45, LIONS 28, Sa 1/7/12 [ 01-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   PATRICK ROBINSON (#21) CAN'T STOP A MEGATRON TOUCHDOWN<< @ NEW ORLEANS, LA:       The Saints set an NFL post- season record with 626 offensive yards includin...
KNICKS HAVE NO TROUBLE.....New York 103, PISTONS 80, Sa 1/7/12 [ 01-08-2012 ]
>>caption: GREG MONROE (#10) CAN ONLY WATCH AS TYSON CHANDLER (#6) KNOCKS DOWN ANOTHER KNICKS DUNK<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Detroit's string of one-sided defeats extend...
LEAFS THROW WINGS FOR A LUPUL.....Toronto 4, RED WINGS 3, Sa 1/7/12 [ 01-08-2012 ]
>>caption:   JONAS GUSTAVSSON (L) STOPPED HENRIK ZETTERBERG (#40) FOR ONE OF HIS 37 SAVES<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       Toronto's Joffrey Lupul scored (#19) at 7:10/3 to give the...
BATHGATE GIVES PLYMOUTH A SHOOTOUT WIN.....WHALERS 4, Saginaw 3 (SO), Sa 1/7/12 [ 01-07-2012 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Andy Bathgate ended a marathon 7-round shootout session to score and give the Whalers a 4-3 win over visiting Saginaw Saturday night.       The...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/7/12 [ 01-07-2012 ]
>>caption:   KYLE CAIOLA SCORED 5-P in THE FINAL MIN<< @ FINDLAY, OH:       Findlay went on a late 6-0 run to put away a 68-63 men's basketball win over slumping Wayne S...
C-HOOP.....F 1/6/12 [ 01-06-2012 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       Erik Buggs scored as the clock expired to give Valparaiso a 73-71 men's basketball win at the Detroit Titans Friday night.      Jay Harris' bucke...
GUARD DUTY.....Philadelphia 96, PISTONS 73, F 1/6/12 [ 01-06-2012 ]
>>caption:   MEEKS AIR-MAILED THIS TRIPLE<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:       Depleted in the backcourt, the Pistons dropped a 96-73 decision at Philadelphia Friday night. &n...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/5/12 [ 01-05-2012 ]
>>caption:   HARDAWAY DUNKED TO TIE IT UP LATE<< @ BLOOMINGTON, IN:       Zack Novak's desperation heave from the far side of mid-court couldn't save Michigan from a 73-...
HAMILTON HELPS BULLS RIP PISTONS.....Chicago 99, PISTONS 83, W 1/4/12 [ 01-04-2012 ]
>>caption:   RIP (R) RUNS PAST EX-MATE BEN GORDON (L)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Former Piston Richard Hamilton returned to the Palace for the first time as a memb...
MAHALAK SAPS SAGINAW'S SPIRIT.....WHALERS 5, Saginaw 0, W 1/4/12 [ 01-04-2012 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:       Plymouth goaltender Matt Mahalak made 29-SV for his second shutout of the season and the third of his OHL career to backstop the Whalers to a 5-0 Wednesday nig...
HOKE'S BOYS BEAT HOKIES...MICHIGAN 23, Va Tech 20 (OT), T 1/3/12 [ 01-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   GIBBONS (fist-pumping) IS MOBBED BY HIS UM MATES<< @ NEW ORLEANS, LA:       Brendan Gibbons' third field goal of the game was a straight-on 37-yarder to concl...
WINGS HOLD ON IN BIG D.....RED WINGS 5, Dallas 4, T 1/3/12 [ 01-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   HUDLER BEAT LEHTONEN TWICE<< @ DALLAS, TX:       Jiri Hudler scored twice (#10 & #11) as the Red Wings took a 3-1/1st-Per lead on their way to a 5-4 Tuesday...
C-HOOP.....MSU FINALLY WINS IN WISCONSIN.....T 1/3/12 [ 01-03-2012 ]
>>caption:   BO RYAN (at R) FUMES AT THE FINAL RULING<< @MADISON, WI:       A controversial voided 3-pointer at the end of overtime gave Michigan State its first win at th...
PISTONS WEAR-DOWN MAGIC.....PISTONS 89, Orlando 78, M 1/2/12 [ 01-02-2012 ]
>>caption:   BEN WALLACE (#6 at R) BLOCKS J.J. REDICK (#7 at L)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons played lock-down defense on a tired Orlando team to take over...
MSU JOLTS GEORGIA IN OUTBACK COMEBACK.....MICHIGAN STATE 33, Georgia 30 (3/OT), M 1/2/12 [ 01-02-2012 ]
>>caption:   ANTHONY RASHAD WHITE (M) CELEBRATES<< @ TAMPA, FL:       Jr-NT Anthony Rashad White blocked a field goal attempt to preserve a Michigan State 33-30, triple o...
C-HOOP.....UM OVER MN.....S 1/1/12 [ 01-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   UM's TREY BURKE (L) GETS UNDERNEATH MINNY's RALPH SAMPSON III (R) FOR A LAYUP<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Freshman point guard Trey Burke scored a career-high 2...
G-BAY JV KEEPS WISCONSIN STREAK INTACT.....Green Bay 45, LIONS 41, S 1/1/12 [ 01-01-2012 ]
>>caption:   JORDY NELSON (#87, L) WAS FREE AGAINST ALPHONSO SMITH (#27, R) ALL AFTERNOON<< @ GREEN BAY, WI:       Packers back-up QBack Matt Flynn passed for Packer franch...
A FROZEN DOZEN.....RED WINGS 3, St. Louis 0, Sa 12/31/11 [ 12-31-2011 ]
>>caption:   HOWARD (M) STOPPED ALL 31 PUCKS THE BLUES BLASTED<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Three 2nd-Per goals and a Jimmy Howard   31-SV shutout gave the Red Wings a...
HAPPY NEW YEARS EVE AT PALACE.....PISTONS 96, Indiana 88, Sa 12/31/11 [ 12-31-2011 ]
>>caption:   JAREBKO (R) GAVE THE PISTONS HOPE FOR 2012<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons posted their first win of the new NBA season on New Year's Eve, 96-8...
WHALERS MAKE BIG YEAR END SPLASH.....WHALERS 7, Windsor 4, Sa 12/31/11 [ 12-31-2011 ]
@ WINDSOR, ONT:       The Whalers needed five unanswered 3rd-Per goals to stay perfect since Christmas, winning a Saturday matinee at Windsor by a 7-4 score.       Pymou...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/31/11 [ 12-31-2011 ]
>>caption:   McCALLUM (#3) & THE TITAN DEFENSE HELD THE RAMBLERS TO 37.5% SHOOTING<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Detroit Titans concluded a two-game Chicagoland road trip by...
SEABROOK SINKS WINGS.....Chicago 3, RED WINGS 2, F 12/30/11 [ 12-30-2011 ]
>>caption: OLD TIME HOCKEY WITH CARCILLO (L) & BERTUZZI (R)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Brent Seabrook (#2) took a pass from Patrick Kane and buried a rising 40-foot one-timer from...
C-HOOP.....OU ROAD WOES.....F 12/30/11 [ 12-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   SDST's CARLSON WAS PERFECT FROM THE FIELD FRIDAY<< @ BROOKINGS, SD:       Oakland U concluded an 0-2 trip to the Dakotas Friday night by losing at South Dak...
BEATEN DOWN IN BEANTOWN.....Boston 96, PISTONS 85, F 12/30/11 [ 12-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   MONROE (R) SCORED A GAME-HIGH OF 22 POINTS<< @ BOSTON, MA:       The Pistons fell to 0-3 on the new NBA season with a 96-85 Friday night loss at Boston. &n...
PLYMOUTH HAS THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT.....WHALERS 7, Saginaw 3, F 12/30/11 [ 12-30-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Four unanswered goals in the opening period boosted the Whalers to a 7-3 win over Saginaw Friday night.       Capt. Beau Schmitz (#8) put Plymo...
GLI FINALS.....BACK-TO-BACK WOLVERINE TITLES.....F 12/30/11 [ 12-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   UM WON ITS 15TH GLI<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Michigan got two late goals for a 3-2 overtime comeback victory vs Michigan State Friday night in the Great Lak...
C-HOOP.....Th 12/29/11 [ 12-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   HARDAWAY LED THE WAY<< @ CRISLER CENTER:       Michigan rolled over Penn State 71-53 Thursday night in the Big Ten Conference men's basketball opener for both s...
GLI SEMIS.....Th 12/29/11 [ 12-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   MSU's PALMISANO (L) HELD OFF THE HUSKIES<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Spartan Sr-Goalie Drew Palmisano made a season-high 45-SV to backstop Michigan State to a...
CAVS SPOIL DP HOME OPENER.....Cleveland 105, PISTONS 89, W 12/28/11 [ 12-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   PISTON ROOKIE BRANDON KNIGHT WAS FOULED FROM BEHIND BY CLEVELAND's ANTAWN JAMISON<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Cleveland beat the Pistons 105-89 Wednes...
C-HOOP.....SPARTANS HAND IU FIRST LOSS.....W 12/28/11 [ 12-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   GREEN (#23) CONGRATS APPLING (#11) ON HIS CLINCHING FREE THROWS<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State beat Indiana 80-65 Wednesday night in the Big Ten op...
KNIGHTS NO GOOD IN DAYTIME.....WHALERS 6, London 1, W 12/28/11 [ 12-28-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers beat London 6-1 Wednesday in a holiday week matinee.       Plymouth led all the way including 2-0 after the 1st-Per and 5-1 at seco...
3-GOAL COMEBACK WIN.....RED WINGS 3, St. Louis 2, T 12/27/11 [ 12-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   GROUP HUG FOR KRONWALL's (#55) GAME-WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings scored three times in the final 21:03 to erase a 2-0 fdeficit and edge St...
TRICK OR TREAT BOWL.....Purdue 37, WESTERN MICHIGAN 32, T 12/27/11 [ 12-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   AKEEM SHAVERS (#24 at L) WAS THE GAME'S MVP<< @ FORD FIELD:       Was it Halloween or two days after Christmas?       Purdue took charge with a 20-pt outburst in the 2nd...
RIP JOHNNY WILSON.....T 12/27/11 [ 12-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   ALUMNI JOHN WILSON HELPED THE RED WINGS RAISE THE 2008 STANLEY CUP C-SHIP BANNER<<       Johnny Wilson, the original "Iron Man" of the NHL Original Six era died...
ONE-SIDED WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Nashville 1, M 12/26/11 [ 12-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   CLEARY (#11) SCORED THE SECOND GOAL ON RINNE (L) IN A 13-SEC/2nd-PER SPAN<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:       Valtteri Filppula scored twice and the Red Wing penalty ki...
TRIPLE DOUBLE-DOUBLE TROUBLE IN DETROIT SEASON DEBUT.....Indiana 91, PISTONS 79, M 12/26/11 [ 12-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   INDY's DANNY GRANGER (#33) BATTLES DETROIT''s JASON MAXIELL (R) FOR A REBOUND<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       The NBA's headline teams opened the lockout-delayed...
SANTA STAFFORD DELIVERS PLAYOFFS AS CHRISTMAS GIFT TO LIONS FANS.....LIONS 38, San Diego 10, Sa 12/24/11 [ 12-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   MEGATRON's TD JUST BEFORE THE HALF SEALED SD's FATE<< @ FORD FIELD:       Matthew Stafford directed an aerial assault that all but put the game away by halft...
C-HOOP.....BRONCOS BUST OU.....F 12/23/11 [ 12-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   FRESHMAN AUSTIN RICHIE LED THE BRONCOS<< @ O'rena:       Western Michigan shot 55.6% (30-of-54) from the field and all five Broncos scored in double figure...
FLAMES GRINCH WINGS.....Calgary 3, RED WINGS 2, Th 12/22/11 [ 12-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   GLENCROSS CELEBRATED A PAIR OF LAMP-LIGHTERS<< @ CALGARY, ALTA:       Curtis Glencross scored twice and Calgary edged the Red Wings 3-2 late Thursday night....
C-HOOP.....Th 12/22/11 [ 12-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   JUST ONE OF DOUG ANDERSON'S DUNKS<< @ CALIHAN HALL:       Detroit hot, 'Bama State cold.       That's Thursday night's quickie game recap.   ...
CANUCKS BLITZ WINGS.....Vancouver 4, RED WINGS 2, W 12/21/11 [ 12-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   BURROWS (#14, GWG) AND LUONGO (at R, 38-SV) CELEBRATE<< @ VANCOUVER, BC:       A three goal Canucks 1st-Per, to tie the most goals the Red Wings had allowed...
C-HOOP.....GRIZZLIES FALL AT AZ.....T 12/20/11 [ 12-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   OU's REGGIE HAMILTON DRIVES PAST NICK JOHNSON (#13) OF ARIZONA<< @ TUSCON, AZ:       Reggie Hamilton wasn't enough to counter Arizona's hot-shooting 2nd-H an...
DAYE EARNS PRE-SEASON SPLIT.....PISTONS 90, Cleveland 89, T 12/20/11 [ 12-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   TOP PISTON DRAFT PICK BRANDON KNIGHT (#7) DRIVES AROUND CLE's DANIEL GIBSON (L)<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Detroit's Austin Daye sank a pair of free throws with...
MILLER TIME IN THE GREAT WHITE NORTH.....RED WINGS 3, Edmonton 2, M 12/19/11 [ 12-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   CLEARY (#11) GETS A KHABIBULIN STARE-DOWN AFTER SCORING THE GAME's 1ST GOAL<< @ EDMONTON, ALTA:       Drew Miller snapped a 2-all tie with just 4:15 remaining...
C-HOOP.....MSU ROUTS ROOS.....M 12/19/11 [ 12-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   DAWSON JUMP-STARTED MICHIGAN STATE<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State started on a 16-2 run over the game's first eight and a half minutes on their way...
TEBOW-LIKE COMEBACK.....LIONS 28, Oakland 27, S 12/17/11 [ 12-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   SUH (#90) AND STAFFORD (R) CELEBRATE A LATE LION WIN<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Even as the Tim Tebow Denver magic was ending in the Broncos' home loss to New Engl...
WINGS BREEZE TO 10TH STRAIGHT HOME WIN.....RED WINGS 8, Los Angeles 2, Sa 12/17/11 [ 12-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   EMMERTON (R) HAD TWO REASONS TO CELEBRATE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings led 2-0 just 2-mins into the game, 3-0 before the 1st-Per was half over and...
BEATEN BY BULLS.....Belleville 5, WHALERS 1, Sa 12/17/11 [ 12-17-2011 ]
@ BELLEVILLE, ONT:       Last weekend the Whalers beat Belleville at Compuware Arena and on Saturday night the Bulls returned the favor on their home ice 5-1.       The...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/17/11 [ 12-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   BRIAN BRYANT (L) GOES TO THE HOOP AROUND UDM's DOUG ANDERSON (#23)<< @ CALIHAN HALL:       Nationally ranked Mississippi State edged the Detroit Titans 80...
CFB.....WAYNE WILTS IN D2 TITLE FINAL.....Sa 12/17/11 [ 12-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   WSU's TONEY DAVIS RAN FOR 178-YARDS AND 2-TDs<< @ FLORENCE, ALA:       Wayne State's Cindarella football story didn't wait for midnight and ended shortly afte...
CAVS BEST PISTONS IN EXHIBITION OPENER.....Cleveland 91, PISTONS 87, F 12/16/11 [ 12-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   TOP PISTON DRAFT PICK BRANDON KNIGHT (#7) MADE HIS AUBURN HILLS DEBUT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Taking the court two months late due to the NBA labor...
PLYMOUTH OUT-GUNS GENERALS.....WHALERS 5, Oshawa 0, F 12/16/11 [ 12-16-2011 ]
@ OSHAWA, ONT:     The Whalers opened a weekend road trip with a 5-0 win at Oshawa Friday night.     Plymouth goaltender Matt Mahalak made 30-SV in recording the shutout....
WEBER BOUNCES PREDS PAST WINGS.....Nashville 4, RED WINGS 3, Th 12/15/11 [ 12-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   LIDSTROM (corner at right) BLASTS DET'ROIT''s THIRD GOAL THROUGH A CROWD<< @ NASHVILLE, TB:       Shea Weber scored twice less than 3-mins apart late in the 3...
C-HOOP.....WAYNE HOOPERS WIN AGAIN.....Th 12/15/11 [ 12-15-2011 ]
@ MATTHAEI BLG GYM:       Wayne State ran its men's basketball record to 7-1 overall and stayed unbeaten in the GLIAC at 4-0 with a 73-51 home court victory over Ohio Dominican Th...
WINGS ICE PENS.....RED WINGS 4, Pittsburgh 1, T 12/13/11 [ 12-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK TOOK OVER IN THE 2ND-PERIOD<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       Pavel Datsyuk tied it up and changed momentum, Johan Franzen scored his NHL-leading 6th game-...
C-HOOP.....EASY WINS FOR UM & OU.....T 12/13/11 [ 12-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   UM's STU DOUGLASS (L) STEALS THE BALL FROM SALAVACE TOWNSEND (R) OF THE G-LIONS<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Michigan went ahead early and stayed in control to be...
C-HOOP.....TIDE ROLLS ON TITANS.....S 12/11/11 [ 12-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   BAMA's JaMYCHAL GREEN (#1) SHOOTS OVER UDM's LaMARCUS LOWE (#20)<< @ TUSCALOOSA, ALA:       Held to just 22-P in the 1st-H, the Detroit Titans lost Sunday e...
LIOINS SURVIVE VS VIKES.....LIONS 34, Minnesota 28, S 12/11/11 [ 12-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   LEVY (#54) FORCED WEBB's FUMBLE TO SAVE THE GAME< @ FORD FIELD:       The inept Minnesota Vikings handed the game to the Lions Sunday, then Detroit tried to...
WINGS JOLT JETS.....RED WINGS 7, Winnipeg 1, Sa 12/10/11 [ 12-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   FILPPULA (L) AND HUDLER (R) CONTINUED THEIR SCORING STREAKS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings shot-down Winnipeg 7-1 Saturday night for Detroit's 9th...
PLYMOUTH SWATS STING.....WHALERS 4, Sarnia 1, Sa 12/10/11 [ 12-10-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers bested Sarnia Saturday night in a match-up of the OHL-West's top two teams.       First place Plymouth increased its division lead...
C-HOOP.....UM & MSU SCORE BIG WINS.....12/10/11 [ 12-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   OU's REGGIE HAMILTON (M) GOES TO THE HOOP BETWEEN WOLVERINES TIM HARDAWAY JR (L) AND TREY BURKE (#3 at R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Tied 32-all  ...
CFB.....WAYNE WINS, WILL PLAY FOR NATIONAL TITLE.....Sa 12/10/11 [ 12-10-2011 ]
@ WINSTON-SALEM, NC:       Wayne State won   its fourth straight road playoff game, 21-14 at top-seeded Winston- Salem Saturday afternoon.       The victory puts...
PLYMOUTH BEATS BULLS.....WHALERS 4, Belleville 3, F 12/9/11 [ 12-09-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers scored four 1st-Per goals, then held on to edge visiting Belleville Friday night in a match-up of the division leaders from the OHL West and Eas...
TIGERS INK DOTEL & TRADE PERRY.....F 12/9/11 [ 12-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   NEWEST TIGER COLLIN BALESTER<<       At the close of baseball's winter meetings Friday the Tigers confirmed the free agent signing of RHP Octavio Dotel and t...
GLAD TO BE BACK HOME.....RED WINGS 5, Phoenix 2, Th 12/8/11 [ 12-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   ADRIAN AUCOIN (R) CAN'T CONTAIN HOLMSTROM<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings used a 5-goal, 1st-Per blitz to beat Phoenix 5-2 Thursday night.   ...
C-HOOP.....Th 12/8/11 [ 12-08-2011 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans remained undefeated on Dick Vitale Court (dedicated Monday) with a 92-81 Thursday night win over Western Michigan.       UDM i...
C-HOOP.....W 12/7/11 [ 12-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   TRICE (#20) GOES FOR A LAYUP VS CCSU<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State had a sluggish start, so Fr-GD   Travis Trice came off the bench to score a...
BLUES BEST WINGS AGAIN.....St. Louis 3, RED WINGS 2, T 12/6/11 [ 12-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   PERRON (#57) CRASHED HOWARD LATE IN THE 3RD-PER<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:       The Red Wings made their second trip to St. Louis this season and suffered their sec...
C-HOOP.....V ON DICKIE V NITE.....M 12/5/11 [ 12-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   THE TITANS WORE 1970s THROWBACK WHITES TO HONOR VITALE<< @ CALIHAN HALL:       Inconsistent in the early season, the Detroit Titans got a Monday night boost...
LIONS SELF-DESTRUCT AGAIN.....New Orleans 31, LIONS 17, S 12/4/11 [ 12-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   DREW BREES (#9) GOT PROTECTION TO THROW AT WILL << @ NEW ORLEANS, LA:       QBack Drew Brees moved the Saints offense at will in the 1st-H and at crunch time i...
AVS END WINGS WIN STREAK.....Colorado 4, RED WINGS 2, S 12/4/11 [ 12-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   SEMYON VARLAMOV ROBBED DET's CHRIS CONNER ON A 1st-PER SOLO SHORTHANDED BREAKAWAY<< @ DENVER, CO:       A mid-3rd-Per shorthanded goal by T.J. Galiardi snapp...
GOING BOWLING.....S 12/4/11 [ 12-04-2011 ]
    A loss in Saturday night's inaugural Big Ten Football Championship Game cost Michigan State not only a trip to the Rose Bowl, but also a BCS Bowl Game invitation.    ...
C-HOOP.....S 12/4/11 [ 12-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   APPLING HAD AN ALL-ROUND GAME VS THE UNO MAVS<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State mauled Nebraska-Omaha 110-68 in a Sunday matinee.       UNO...
PLYMOUTH WEATHERS STORM.....WHALERS 7, Guelph 5, Sa 12/3/11 [ 12-03-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       A 4-goal 3rd-Per lifted the Whalers past Guelph in a 7-5 Saturday night decision in Plymouth.       The game was tied 3-3 entering the 3rd-Per an...
CFB.....SPARTANS LOSE LATE, WAYNE WINS.....Sa 12/3/11 [ 12-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   CUNNINGHAM's 2ND OF 3-TDs WAS OFF A LATERAL<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       A borderline running into the punter penalty prevented Michigan State's third incredi...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/3/11 [ 12-03-2011 ]
>>caption:  HARDAWAY'S 19-P LED THE WOLVERRINES<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Michigan used a 21-5/2nd-H run to blast past Iowa State 76-66 Saturday afternoon.     ...
FAST START BEATS BUFFALO.....RED WINGS 4, Buffalo 1, F 12/2/11 [ 12-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   JAKUB KINDAL (L) CELEBRATES HIS 1ST GOAL OF THE SEASON WITH DREW MILLER   (#20)<< @ BUFFALO, NY:       The Red Wings blitzed Buffalo with three 1st-Per g...
MEURS MAKES WHALERS WINNERS.....WHALERS 4, Sault Ste. Marie 3 (OT), F 12/2/11 [ 12-02-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Garrett Meurs scored both the game- tying and game-winning goals to rally the Whalers from a 3-1 deficit to a 4-3 overtime win vs Sault Ste. Marie Friday n...
CFB.....WILD COMEBACK WINS MAC.....F 12/2/11 [ 12-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   NIU KICKER MATTHEW SIMS HUGS HIS HOLDER RYAN NEIR TO CELEBRATE THE GAME-WINNING FIELD GOAL<< @ FORD FIELD:       Northern Illinois was upset by Miami- of-Ohio...
C-HOOP.....CONFERENCE OPENERS.....Th 12/1/11 [ 12-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   McCALLUM JR DOUBLE- DOUBLED IN DETROIT'S DEFEAT<< @ CALIHAN HALL:       DuShawn Brooks had a game-high 24-P, including a pair of clutch 3- pointers in the fin...
WINGS TRIP T-BAY.....RED WINGS 4, Tampa Bay 2, W 11/30/11 [ 11-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   HOWIE FLASHED HIS GLOVE TO DENY GILROY (#97)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Tomas Holmstrom and Darren Helm snapped a 2-all tie with 3rd- Per goals that carried t...
C-HOOP.....SPARTANS CLINCH CHALLENGE WITH WIN.....W 11/30/11 [ 11-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   APPLING (#11) SCORED A CAREER-HIGH TWO DOZEN POINTS<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       The starting Spartan backcourt of Keith Appling and Brandon Wood keyed Michigan...
C-HOOP.....T 11/29/11 [ 11-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   MIKE SCOTT (#23) OF THE CAVS SHOOTS PAST UM's EVAN SMOTRYCZ<< @ CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA:       A 19-2/2nd-H run broke open a close contest and carried unranke...
TWO FOR SUH.....T 11/29/11 [ 11-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   SUH WAS PUNISHED FOR HIS TURKEY STOMP ON G-BAY's EVAN DIETRICH-SMITH<< @ ALLEN PARK, MI:       As expected, Lions DT Ndamukong Suh was suspended by the NFL on...
C-HOOP.....M 11/28/11 [ 11-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   TENNESSEE COULDN'T STOP OU's HAMILTON<< @ O'rena:       Oakland led wire-to-wire in posting an 89-81 men's hoops win over Tennessee Monday night.   ...
C-HOOP.....S 11/27/211 [ 11-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   EMU's J.R. SIMS (M) SHOOTS OVER MSU's KEITH APPLING (#11)<< @ YPSILANTI, MI:       The Michigan State men's basketballers had little trouble defeating Easter...
PLYMOUTH STORMED UNDER.....Guelph 4, WHALERS 1, Sa 11/26/11 [ 11-26-2011 ]
@ GUELPH, ONT:     After their 8-game winning streak was stopped Friday, the Whalers lost for the second time in as many nights, 4-1 at Guelph Saturday.     Beau Schmi...
PREDS WATCH AS WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Nashville 1, Sa 11/26/11 [ 11-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   FIL (arms upraised) CELEBRATES A LAMP-LIGHTER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Valtteri Filppula continued to wield the hot stick as the Red Wings beat Nashville 4-...
C-HOOP.....2 LOCALS R WINNERS.....Sa, 11/26/11 [ 11-26-2011 ]
@ AKRON, OH:       Akron ran away from Detroit- Mercy 81-63 Saturday night in men's basketball.       The Titans fell to 3-4 on the season including 0-3 on the road....
CFB, Wk-13.....M BEATS BUCKEYES.....Sa 11/26/11 [ 11-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   ROBINSON DIVES BY THE BUCKEYES<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       Wolverine QBack Denard Robinson destroyed the Buckeye defense by passing for three touchdowns an...
MHSAA FINALS, Day Two.....Sa 11/26/11 [ 11-26-2011 ]
@ FORD FIELD:       Second day play began in the MHSAA Finals Saturday with the DIV-7 title game where Saginaw Nouvel defeated Pewamo-Westphalia 56-26.       Bennett Le...
PETES BEAT PLYMOUTH.....Peterborough 4, WHALERS 3, F 11/25/11 [ 11-25-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Alan Quine (#10) scored with just 1:49 remaining in regulation to give the Peterborough Petes a 4-3 Friday night win over the Whalers.       Qui...
WINGS SHOOT DOWN B's STREAK.....RED WINGS 3, Boston 2 (SO), F 11/25/11 [ 11-25-2011 ]
>>caption: BERT (#44) BEAT RASK ON THE RIGHT SIDE FOR THE GWG<< @ BOSTON, MA:       Todd Bertuzzi's successful shot gave the Red Wings a 2-1 shootout edge and a 3-2 victory...
MHSAA FINALS, Day One.....F 11/25/11 [ 11-25-2011 ]
@ FORD FIELD:       Mendon opened the annual   two day, eight game, MHSAA Football Finals Saturday morning by winning its 11th state championship (first since 2007), 33-0 ove...
TURKEY TUMBLE.....Green Bay 27, LIONS 15, Th 11/24/11 [ 11-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   G-BAY's JAMES JONES GOT AWAY FROM DET's BRANDON McDONALD FOR A 65-YARD TD TO BREAK THE GAME OPEN<< @ FORD FIELD:       The Lions self destructed in a rerun...
WINGS POWER PAST FLAMES.....RED WINGS 5, Calgary 3, W 11/23/11 [ 11-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   HOLMSTROM SWEEPS IN HIS SECOND GOAL OF THE GAME IN THE 3RD PERIOD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Pavel Datsyuk snapped a 3-all, 3rd-Per tie with a 5-on-3 power p...
KEEP ON STREAKING.....WHALERS 7, Saginaw 3, W 11/23/11 [ 11-23-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers kept rolling Wednesday night, their 7-3 home ice decision over Saginaw giving Plymouth eight straight wins and 12 W's in their last 14 games....
C-HOOP.....W 11/23/11 [ 11-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   NOVAK HELPED SHOOT UM PAST UCLA {see story below}<< @ BOWLING GREEN, OH:       The Detroit Titans had to go overtime to edge Austin Peay 94-93 Wednesday even...
C-HOOP.....DUKIES DOWN M-MEN.....T 11/22/11 [ 11-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   UM's JORDAN MORGAN (#52) DRIVES AGAINST MILES PLUMLEE OF DUKE<< @ LAHAINA, HI:       Duke kept its perfect Maui record intact and earned a chance to win its f...
C-HOOP.....MICHIGAN WINS IN MAUI.....M 11/21/11 [ 11-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   UM's JOHN HORFORD DUNKS AGAINST MEMPHIS<< @ LAHAINA, Hawaii:       Fifteenth ranked Michigan scored a mild upset of #8-ranked Memphis in Monday's opening ga...
VERLANDER NAMED AL MVP, CABRERA 5TH IN VOTING.....M 11/21/11 [ 11-21-2011 ]
      Tiger RHP Justin Verlander was named American League Most Valuable Player Monday afternoon.       Verlander became the 10th MLB pitcher to win both the Cy Young A...
WINGS DOWN DUCKS TO CONCLUDE WESTERN TRIP.....RED WINGS 4, Anaheim 2, S 11/20/11 [ 11-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   STUART (#23) GETS CONGRATS ON HIS SHG-ENG CLINCHER<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       The Red Wings took a 3-0 lead, then had to hang on for a 4-2 Sunday night win at A...
C-HOOP.....BIG NITE FOR THORNTON.....S 11/20/11 [ 11-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   THORNTON (#13) LED THE SPARTAN EFFORT<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State evened its record at 2-2 on the season with its second home hoops win of the we...
LIONS RALLY FOR WILD WIN.....LIONS 49, Carolina 35, S 11/20/11 [ 11-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   KEVIN SMITH RAN FOR TWO OF DETROIT's THREE 4th-Qtr TOUCHDOWNS<< @ FORD FIELD:       The Lions bounced back from a horrible start and a 24-7 deficit to score t...
RAKELL RIPS RANGERS.....WHALERS 4, Kitchener 3, Sa 11/19/11 [ 11-19-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       An unassisted, power play goal by Rickard Rakell (#14) gave the Whalers a 4-3 home ice win over Kitchener Saturday night.       Plymouth's thir...
WINGS END ROAD SKID.....RED WINGS 4, Los Angeles 1, Sa 11/19/11 [ 11-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   HOWARD STOPPED KOPITAR (#11) ON A P-SHOT<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:      Pavel Datsyuk scored twice and the Red Wings beat the LA Kings 4-1 in a Saturday matinee...
CFB, Wk-12.....SPARTANS WIN DIVISION WITH WOLVERINE HELP.....Sa 11/19/11 [ 11-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   KESHAWN MARTIN SWEEPS RIGHT FOR AN END- AROUND TOUCHDOWN<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Michigan State scored on six of its first seven possessions to outclass i...
PLYMOUTH MOVES INTO FIRST PLACE.....WHALERS 4, London 1, F 11/18/11 [ 11-18-2011 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:       After a 5-4 win at Windsor Thursday, the Whalers completed a 2-0 road trip with a 4-1 win at London Friday night.       Plymouth's sixth consecutive...
C-HOOP.....FIRST WIN FOR MSU.....F 11/18/11 [ 11-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   ALEX GAUNA PUTS UP A SHOT IN MSU's HOME OPENER<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       After starting the season 0-2 against #1-ranked North Carolina and #6-rated Duke on...
WINGS TANK AT SHARKS.....San Jose 5, RED WINGS 2, Th 12/17/11 [ 11-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   VLASIC (M) HAD A CAREER-HIGH FOUR POINTS<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:       The Red Wings dominated the opening period until the final dozen seconds when a sloppy goal a...
C-HOOP...R-BACKS BEAT GRIZZLIES...W 11/16/11 [ 11-16-2011 ]
@FAYATTEVILLE, AR:     Arkansas raced to a 55-27 halftime lead and cruised to a 91-68 men's basketball win over Oakland University Wednesday night.     The Razorbacks sh...
BLUE BEGINNING TO ROAD TRIP.....St. Louis 2, RED WINGS 1, T 11/15/11 [ 11-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   BARRET JACKSON (#5) PUSHED DETROIT's DAN CLEARY AWAY FROM THE BLUES NET<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:       The Red Wings opened a 4-game western road trip with a 2-1...
C-HOOP.....903 FOR COACH K.....T 11/15/11 [ 11-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   MSU's KEITH APPLING (L) DRIVES AGAINST TYLER THORNTON (R) OF DUKE<< @ NYC, NY:       Duke defeated Michigan State 74-69 Tuesday night.       In th...
JV WINS CY.....T 11/15/11 [ 11-15-2011 ]
      On the field and in the statistics, Tiger RHander Justin Verlander was without question the best pitcher in the American League this past season.       Tuesday th...
C-HOOP.....IRISH EDGE TITANS.....M 11/14/11 [ 11-14-2011 ]
@ SOUTH BEND, IN:       The Detroit Titans let a 31-28 halftime lead slip away with an early 2nd-H scoreless span of 7:39 and Notre Dame defeated Detroit- Mercy 59-53 Monday nigh...
WINDY CITY STINKER.....Chicago 37, LIONS 13, S 11/13/11 [ 11-13-2011 ]
>>caption: TONY SCHEFFLER IS DRILLED TO THE GROUND BY CHI's NICK ROACH (#53) AS HE SCORES THE ONLY LION TD<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Lions in general and QBack Matthew Staf...
PLYMOUTH PEAK PRODUCTION.....WHALERS 7, Erie 1, S 11/13/11 [ 11-13-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers put the pedal to the metal again Sunday afternoon in a 7-1 romp over the Erie Otters.       The Whalers concluded a 2-0 weekend h...
BIG WINGS 3RD-PER DOWNS DALLAS.....RED WINGS 5, Dallas 2, Sa 11/12/11 [ 11-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   HELM (R) FLIPS TOP SHELF PAST RAYCROFT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Three unanswered 3rd-Per goals snapped a 2-all tie and gave the Red Wings a 5-2 Saturday nig...
WHALERS IMPOUND HOUNDS.....WHALERS 8, Sault Ste. Marie 0, Sa 11/12/11 [ 11-12-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Plymouth Whalers opened a 2-game, 21-hour homestand by routing the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds 8-0 Saturday night.       The Whalers have wo...
CFB, Wk-11.....RARE MSU WIN AT IOWA.....Sa 11/12/11 [ 11-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   CUNNINGHAM'S (#3) SECOND TD CATCH GAVE STATE A HUGE HALFTIME ADVANTAGE<< @ IOWA CITY, IA:       Michigan State rolled in the 1st-H, then nervously held on a...
CLEAN SHEET HOWIE.....RED WINGS 3, Edmonton 0, F 11/11/11 [ 11-11-2011 ]
>>caption: JIMMY HOWARD  (L) STUFFS AN ERIC BELANGER (R) BREAKAWAY<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Jimmy Howard made 24-SV to post his second shutout in three games, his third of th...
WHALERS SOAR ON ROAD.....WHALERS 8, Guelph 4, F 11/11/11 [ 11-11-2011 ]
@ GUELPH, ONT:       A five goal 1st-Per carried the Whalers to an 8-4 win at Guelph Friday night.       Plymouth fired 44 shots on Guelph goalie Garrett Sparks, includi...
C-HOOP.....TAR HEELS SINK SPARTANS.....F 11/11/11 [ 11-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   GREEN (#10 at L) SKIES FOR AN MSU REBOUND<< @ CORONADO, CA:       Top ranked North Carolina defeated Michigan State 67-65 Friday evening in a men's basketba...
HARDWOOD HOSS.....F 11/11/11 [ 11-10-2011 ]
      As the Spartans get set to tip off the men’s basketball season with tonight’s Carrier Classic vs #1 North Carolina, Michigan State men’s basketball is back!     ...
HAT FOR THE MULE.....RED WINGS 5, Colorado 2, T 11/8/11 [ 11-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   CLEARY (#11) PUT HIS OWN REBOUND PAST GIGUERE (#35)< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Offensively challenged with just six total goals during their recent six game lo...
WEDGEWOOD, WHALERS & WHITEWASH.....WHALERS 2, Saginaw 0, S 11/6/11 [ 11-06-2011 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:       Whalers goaltender Scott Wedgewood made 35-SV and drew the secondary assist on Plymouth's second goal in a 2-0 Sunday road win at Saginaw.       I...
RED WINGS BUST OUT OF SLUMP.....RED WINGS 5, Anaheim 0, Sa 11/5/11 [ 11-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   NICKLAS KRONWALL (#55) CELEBRATES HIS GOAL, WHICH PROVED TO BE THE GWG IN A WINGS WHITEWASH<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings found the right foe to sn...
SPITFIRES SHOOT-DOWN PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 3, WHALERS 2 (SO). Sa 11/5/11 [ 11-05-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Windsor Spitfires out-gunned the Plymouth Whalers 2-1 in the shootout session to gain a 3-2 Saturday night decision.       Alexander Khokhl...
CFB, Wk-10.....MICHIGAN STATE REGAINS LONE DIVISION LEAD.....Sa 11/5/11 [ 11-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   BELL SCORED 2-TDs FOR MSU INCLUDING THE 4TH-QTR WINNER<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Minnesota took the lead four times before a pair of 2nd-H Trenton Robinson...
PLYMOUTH CALMS COLTS.....WHALERS 4, Barrie 1, F 11/4/11 [ 11-04-2011 ]
@! COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers took a 2-0 lead before the middle of the 2nd-Per on their way to a 4-1 Friday night home ice win over the Barrie Colts.       Tom...
WINGS L STREAK SINKS TO 6.....Calgary 4, RED WINGS 1, Th 11/3/11 [ 11-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   HANNAN (#23) SENT HUDLER FACE FIRST INTO THE RIDGE OF THE END BOARDS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Calgary took a 2-0 lead it would not lose and the Flames ska...
FIVE UP, FIVE DOWN.....Minnesota 2, RED WINGS 1 (OT), T 11/1/11 [ 11-01-2011 ]
>>caption: DEVIN SETOGUCHI (white helmet behind #23 BRAD STUART) PUT THE GWG TO THE BACK OF THE NET BEHIND JIMMY HOWARD (#35) IN OVERTIME<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Held scor...
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....T 11/1/11 [ 10-31-2011 ]
      I deplore taunting by athletes.       It has become all to commonplace, even to the point of being considered acceptable.       When Lions LBacker Stephen...
TEBOW TERRIBLE AS DETROIT DEFENSE DOMINATES.....LIONS 45, Denver 10, S 10/30/11 [ 10-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   MORRIS (#28) GOES OVER THE TOP FOR A DETROIT TD<<       The Lions orange-crushed the Denver Broncos 45-10 Sunday to snap Detroit's two game losing skid.  ...
HARDING STONES WINGS.....Minnesota 1, RED WINGS 0, Sa 10/29/11 [ 10-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   WILD GOALIE JOSH HARDING STOPS DETROIT'S JUSTIN ABDELKADER<< @ ST. PAUL, MN:       Josh Harding made 36-SV for his first shutout of the season Saturday night...
WHALERS WIN IN RETURN TO PLYMOUTH.....WHALERS 3, Kingston 1, Sa 10/29/11 [ 10-29-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers celebrated their Plymouth return with a pair of unanswered 3rd-Per goals and a 3-1 Saturday night win over Kingston.       Coming...
CFB, Wk-9.....Sa 10/29/11 [ 10-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   NEB #22 REX BURKHEAD (3-TDs) RUNS AWAY FROM MSU's JAREL WORTHY (#99)<< @ LINCOLN, NEB:       Rex Burkhead scored a trio of touchdowns as Nebraska beat Michi...
TWO BY THORNTON TOPS WINGS.....San Jose 4, RED WINGS 2, F 10/28/11 [ 10-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   SJ's MICHAL HANDZUS (R) GAVE JOHAN FRANZEN (#93) LITTLE ROOM TO ROAM<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       A return to the JLA ice and a return of new daddy Jimmy Howar...
HOUNDS GET PAST PLYMOUTH.....Sault Ste. Marie 5, WHALERS 3, F 10/28/11 [ 10-28-2011 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:     The Soo Greyhounds snapped a 3-all mid-3rd-Per tie with a pair of unanswered goals to beat the Plymouth Whalers 5-3 Friday night.     David...
PLYMOUTH NOTCHES ANOTHER ROAD WIN.....WHALERS 3, Saginaw 2, W 10/26/11 [ 10-26-2011 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:       Plymouth goaltender Scott Wedgewood made 33-SV including 15 in a frantic but scoreless 3rd-Per to backstop a 3-2 Whalers win at Saginaw Wednesday night. &nbs...
JACKETS JOLT WINGS FOR FIRST CBS WIN.....Columbus 4, RED WINGS 1, T 10/25/11 [ 10-25-2011 ]
>>caption:   GRANT CLITSOME (#14) CONGRATS RYAN JOHANSEN (R) ON THE ROOKIE'S FIRST NHL GOAL<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Two rookies scored their first NHL goals to lift Columb...
PLYMOUTH PASTES ST. MIKE'S.....WHALERS 8, Mississauga 4, S 11/23/11 [ 10-23-2011 ]
@ MISSISSAUGA, ONT:       Trailing 2-1 and 3-2, the Whalers scored five times in the final period to defeat Mississauga St. Michael's Majors 8-4 Sunday afternoon.      ...
FALCONS FRUSTRATE LIONS.....Atlanta 23, LIONS 16, S 10/23/11 [ 10-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   CALVIN JOHNSON (#81) BROKE A TACKLE TRY BY ATLANTA'S WILLIAM MOORE TO SCORE THE LONE LION TOUCHDOWN<< @ FORD FIELD:       The sputtering Ford-powered Lions...
PLYMOUTH BLANKED BY DOGS.....Niagara 4, WHALERS 0, Sa 10/22/11 [ 10-22-2011 ]
@ NIAGARA, ONT:       IceDogs goalie Mark Visentin made 30-SV and Niagara shutout the Plymouth Whalers 4-0 Saturday night.       Freddie Hamilton scored a goal (#8) and a...
CAPS CRUSH WINGS.....Washington 7, RED WINGS 1, Sa 10/22/11 [ 10-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   MILESTONE NIGHT FOR NICK (#5), BAD NITE FOR RED WINGS<< @ WASHINGTON, DC:       The NHL's two remaining unbeatens met Saturday night and Washington whipped t...
CFB, Wk-8.....LAST PLAY WINS FOR SPARTY & WAYNE.....Sa 10/22/11 [ 10-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   NICHOL FIGHTS HIS WAY TO THE GOALLINE<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       A deflected "Hail Mary" pass from Kirk Cousins to Keith Nichol as the clock expired, first r...
WINGS STILL PERFECT.....RED WINGS 5, Columbus 2, F 10/21/11 [ 10-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   DET's JONATHAN ERICSSON PUNCHED-OUT DEREK DORSETT OF CBS IN THE   2ND- PERIOD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Johan Franzen and Valtteri Filppula both had m...
PLYMOUTH OPENS TRIP WITH WIN.....WHALERS 5, Erie 1, F 10/21/11 [ 10-21-2011 ]
@ ERIE, PA:     The Whalers began a 5-game road trip with a 5-1 victory at Erie Friday night.     Plymouth led all the way after scoring three unanswered 1st-Per goals a...
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....W 10/19/11 [ 10-17-2011 ]
      The World Series starts tonight and I'm rooting for the two-time AL Champion Texas Rangers.       Many sports fans pull for whatever team opposes the club that eli...
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....T 10/18/11 [ 10-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   HARBAUGH (L) AND SCHWARTZ (R)       Any beer league softball player can tell you the post-game handshake can sometimes turn ugly.       When emotion...
49ERS GIVE LIONS THEIR FIRST LOSS.....San Francisco 25, LIONS 19, S 10/16/11 [ 10-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   DELANIE WALKER (#46) BATTLED PAST THE LOUIS DELMAS TACKLE TRY TO SCORE THE GW-TD<< @ FORD FIELD:       The San Francisco 49ers won a physical contest 25-19 Su...
TEXAS DEATH MATCH.....Texas 15, TIGERS 5, Sa 10/15/11 [ 10-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   DISGUSTED CABRERA (#24) AND THE TIGER INFIELD WAIT OUT ONE OF FIVE DETROIT PITCHING CHANGES<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       The rules of an old fashioned Texas Deat...
MULE MAKES IT A WILD FINISH.....RED WINGS 3, Minnesota 2 (OT), Sa 10/15/11 [ 10-15-2011 ]
@ ST. PAUL, MN:       Johan Franzen scored on a power play with 48.5-sec to go in overtime to keep the Red Wings unbeaten on the season with a 3-2 Saturday night win at Minnesota....
PLYMOUTH STUNG IN OVERTIME.....Sarnia 5, WHALERS 4 (OT), Sa 10/15/11 [ 10-15-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       DEF Anthony DeAngelo scored his first goal of the season, an unassisted marker at 1:21 of overtime, to give the Sarnia Sting a 5-4 win at Plymouth Saturday...
CFB-Wk-7.....4 IN A ROW FOR MSU.....Sa 10/15/11 [ 10-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   MSU's KEVIN PICKELMAN DROPS UM's DENARD ROBINSON<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Keyshawn Martin, Johnny Adams and Marcus Rush made big plays to overcome big mista...
NIAGARA FALLS AT PLYMOUTH.....WHALERS 6, Niagara 3, F 10/14/11 [ 10-14-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       After a 1-3 road swing ended with a Thursday overtime loss at Windsor, the Whalers opened a brief two-game weekend homestand Friday night by defeating Niag...
HOWIE BLANKS CANUCKS.....RED WINGS 2, Vancouver 0, Th 10/13/11 [ 10-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   DEF KRONWALL WATCHES AS HOWARD GLOVES A SHOT BY JANNIK HANSEN (far side)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Jimmy Howard made 25-SV and the Red Wings beat the Vanco...
SPITS EDGE PLYMOUTH IN OT.....Windsor 4, WHALERS 3 (OT), Th 10/13/11 [ 10-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   SPITS DEF CRAIG DUNICK (file photo)<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:       DEF Craig Duinick scored at 3:27 of overtime to lift the Windsor Spitfires to a 4-3 Thursday night...
JV AND THE LONGBALL.....TIGERS 7, Texas 5, Th 10/13/11 [ 10-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   YOUNG LAUNCHES THE SECOND OF HIS TWO HR<< @ COMERICA PARK:       In a do-or-die elimination situation in game five of the ALCS the Tigers rode their horse on...
CRUZ CONTROLLED.....Texas 7, TIGERS 3 (11-INN), W 10/12/11 [ 10-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   CABBY WAS MEAT AT THE DISH IN THE B-8TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Nelson Cruz hit his fourth homerun of the series to cap a 4-R/T-11th and give Texas a 7-3 wi...
LATIN THUNDER.....TIGERS 5, Texas 2, T 10/11/11 [ 10-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA CRANKED THE THIRD TIGER HOMERUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A quality start by Doug Fister and solo homers by Victor Martinez, Jhonny Peralta and Migu...
JAHVID HAS BEST GAME AND LIONS GO TO 5-0.....LIONS 24, Chicago 13, M 10/10/11 [ 10-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   BEST MOTORS FOR A FORD FIELD 88-YARD TD<< @ FORD FIELD:       RBack Jahvid Best had the finest game of his two season NFL carer and the Lions started a seaso...
CRUZ DOOMS DETROIT.....Texas 7, TIGERS 3 (11-INN), M 10/10/11 [ 10-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   CRUZ SAILS AROUND THE BASES AS PERRY (#45) WALKS OFF THE MOUND<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       Nelson Cruz belted a no-doubt, Grand Slam homnerun in the B-11th to...
67s SINK WHALES.....Ottawa 4, WHALERS 1, S 10/9/11 [ 10-09-2011 ]
@ OTTAWA, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers concluded a 1-2 eastern Ontario road swing with a 4-1 Sunday matinee loss at Ottawa.     Rickard Rakell (#4) snapped a scoreless...
TIGS WEATHER WEARY & MINUS MAGGS.....TIGERS @ Texas, PPD, S 10/9/11 [ 10-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   ORDONEZ INJURED<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       The Tiger post-season continued to be plagued by rain and injury Sunday.       Game two of the ALCS between...
CONKLIN BLANKS AVS.....RED WINGS 3, Colorado 0, Sa 10/8/11 [ 10-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   CONKLIN STONED THE AVS ON THEIR OPENING NITE<< @ DENVER, CO:       Outplayed over the first 15-mins, the Red Wings gradually seized control and beat the Color...
RANGERS RAIN ON TIGER HOPES.....Texas 3, TIGERS 2, Sa 10/8/11 [ 10-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   THE CRUZ HOMER PROVED TO BE THE DECIDING RUN OF GAME ONE<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       The Rangers took a 3-0 lead on Tiger ace Justin Verlander and held on for...
CFB, Wk-6.....Sa 10/8/11 [ 10-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   ROBINSON OVERCAME FIRST HALF STRUGGLES TO LEAD UM TO A COMEBACK WIN<< @ EVANSTON, IL:       Michigan remained unbeaten by overcoming a 10-pt halftime deficit t...
PLYMOUTH TAKES CONTROL IN 3RD-PER.....WHALERS 3, Kingston 1, Sa 10/7/11 [ 10-07-2011 ]
@ KINGSTON, ONT:       The Whalers snapped a 1-all tie with a pair of unanswered 3rd-Per goals to post a 3-1 win at Kingston Friday night.       Garrett Meurs and Rickar...
OPENING NIGHT WIN.....RED WINGS 5, Ottawa 3, F 10/7/11 [ 10-07-2011 ]
>>caption:    ZETTERBERG (in red) USES HIS BODY TO PROTECT THE PUCK NEAR THE OTTAWA NET<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings blew the game open with three unanswered 2n...
EARLY HOMERS BOOST BENGALS TO WIN IN ALDS FINALE.....TIGERS 3, NY Yankees 2, Th 10/6/11 [ 10-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   KELLY SHOCKED THE YANKS WITH HIS T-1ST HOMER<< @ NYC, NY:       Yankee MGR Joe Girardi was forced to play Capt. Hook with his bullpen all night, but it was a...
PETES SHUTOUT PLYMOUTH.....Peterborough 3, WHALERS 0, Th 10/6/11 [ 10-06-2011 ]
@ PETERBOROUGH, ONT:     Goaltender Andrew D'Agostini made 34-SV to backstop the Peterborough Petes to a 3-0 Thursday night shutout of the Plymouth Whalers.     The Pet...
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....Th 10/6/11 [ 10-05-2011 ]
      I was going to write today not to be surprised if Don Kelly got the game five at 3Base for the Tigers.       MGR Jim Leyland beat me to it by announcing exactly...
BRONX BOMBERS BLAST BENGAL BULLPEN.....NY Yankees 10, TIGERS 1, T 10/4/11 [ 10-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   GRANDY WITH HIS SECOND RUN-SAVING CATCH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Curtis Granderson came back to haunt his former Tiger teammates twice with his glove in CFi...
YOUNG CLUBS TIGS INTO ALDS LEAD.....TIGERS 5, NY Yankees 4, M 10/3/11 [ 10-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER'S FASTBALL WAS A BLUR TO THE YANKEE BATTERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Delmon Young snapped a 4-4 tie with his B-7th solo homerun to give the Tigers a...
WINGS EDGE PENS IN EXHIBITION FINALE.....RED WINGS 3, Pittsburgh 2, S 10/2/11 [ 10-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   NYQUIST (#14) GETS LOTS OF CONGRATS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings ended the NHL exhibition season the way they began it by playing Pittsburgh....
MAX & MIGGY HELP TIGS TIE ALDS.....TIGERS 5, NY Yankees 3, S 10/2/11 [ 10-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA GAVE THE TIGERS A QUICK 2-0 BOOST WITH HIS T-1ST HOMER<< @ NYC, NY:       Max Scherzer pitched six shutout innings and Miguel Cabrera batted in Det...
IMPROBABLE COMEBACK, CLASSIC COLLAPSE.....LIONS 34, Dallas 30, S 10/2/11 [ 10-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   ANOTHER WINNING CATCH FOR CALVIN<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       The Lions ran their record to 4-0 with a second consecutive huge second half comeback on the roa...
CAN'T CONTAIN CANO.....NY Yankees 9, TIGERS 3, Sa 10/1/11 [ 10-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   ROBINSON CANO (L), HP UMP TONY RANDAZZO (M), & TIGERS ALEX AVILA (R) & AL ALBURQUERQUE (Bottom) ALL WATCH CANO'S G-SLAM GO OUT<< @ NYC, NY:       Robinson C...
LEAFS WILT AT HOME.....RED WINGS 4, Toronto 2, Sa 10/1/11 [ 10-01-2011 ]
@ TORONTO, ONT:       The Red Wings led all the way and topped Toronto 4-2 Saturday night at Air Canada Centre.       The teams split a weekend home-&-home with each cl...
BAD KNIGHTS IN PLYMOUTH.....London 6, WHALERS 3, Sa 10/1/11 [ 10-01-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers fired 44 shots at a pair of London goaltenders, but were doubled-up 6-3 on home ice Saturday night.       Jared Knight of the Knigh...
CFB, Wk-5.....Sa 10/1/11 [ 10-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   CUNNINGHAM CAUGHT AN EARLY MSU TOUCHDOWN<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       It was a great day for the Spartan defense, a disturbing day for MSU QBack Kirk Cousins, and...
ACES WASTED IN WET NYC.....TIGERS 1, NY Yankees 1 (susp.), F 9/30/11 [ 09-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   SABATHIA FIRED BULLETS IN THE DOWNPOUR<< @ NYC, NY:       The Tigers and New York Yankees were tied 1-1 when heavy rain forced play to be suspended after just...
LEAFS TOP WINGS IN OVERTIME.....Toronto 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), F 9/30/11 [ 09-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   THE SHOT BY KOMISAREK (not pictured) IS BEHIND HOWARD AND ON ITS WAY INTO THE NET FOR THE OT WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Former Michigan Wolverine Mike Ko...
PLYMOUTH RALLY BEATS 67s.....WHALERS 3, Ottawa 2, F 9/30/11 [ 09-30-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers scored a pair of unanswered 3rd-Per goals to rally past Ottawa 3-2 Friday night.       Garrett Meurs (#1) tied the game 2-all at 4:...
B-HAWKS BEST WINGS.....Chicago 4, RED WINGS 3, W 9/28/11 [ 09-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   BEN SMITH (#28 in Red) IS KNOCKED TO THE ICE, BUT SCORED THE TYING GOAL PAST TY CONKLIN<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Blackhawks scored a pair of 3rd-Per goals fo...
PERALTA HOMERS FOR WIN, CABBY CAPTURES BAT TITLE, BUT TIGS WILL START PLAYOFFS IN THE BRONX.....TIGERS 5, Cleveland 4, W 9/28/11 [ 09-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA TROTS OUT HIS GW-HOMERUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Johnny Peralta led-off the B-8th by slugging the first pitch thrown by fifth Indians hurler Vinnie...
TRIO OF HOMERS SUPPORT SCHERZER.....TIGERS 9, Cleveland 6, T 9/27/11 [ 09-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   YOUNG HIT THE SECOND OF 3 TIGER HOMERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers led all the way to win their 9th straight over the Indians Tuesday night, 9-6. &...
FISTER FINE & BENGALS BATTER WAHOOS.....TIGERS 14, Cleveland 0, M 9/26/11 [ 09-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   FISTER COMPLETED A CLEVELAND HAT TRICK WITH HIS THIRD WIN OVER THE INDIANS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Monday night was a snapshot of why the Tigers pulled away f...
WINGS WIN SHOOTOUT.....RED WINGS 4, Chicago 3 (SO), S 9/25/11 [ 09-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   INJURED JAN MURSAK HELPED BY TRAINER PIET VAN ZANT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Todd Bertuzzi and Henrik Zetterberg scored shootout session goals to lift the...
TIGS BLAST BIRDS.....TIGERS 10, Baltimore 6, S 9/25/11 [ 09-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   MARTINEZ FIST- PUMPS AFTER HIS 3-run HOMER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers homered four times Sunday afternoon to beat Baltimore 10-6 and earn a split of t...
COMPLETE COMEBACK.....LIONS 26, Minnesota 23 (OT), S 9/25/11 [ 09-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   THIS CALVIN CATCH SET UP HANSON'S WINNING FG<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Down 20-0 at the half, the Lions took control after the break and defeated Minnesota 2...
PLYMOUTH WINS HOME OPENER.....WHALERS 6, Erie 2, Sa 9/24/11 [ 09-24-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Alex Aleardi (#1) scored at 5:26/3 to snap a 2-all tie and key a 4-goal outburst to give the Whalers a 6-2 Saturday night win over Erie in Plymouth's OHL...
SUICIDE.....Baltimore 6, TIGERS 5, Sa 9/24/11 [ 09-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   ANGLE HOMERED EARLY AND PUT DOWN THIS SQUEEZE BUNT LATE FOR THE WINNING RBI<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Matt Angle began the ballgame with his first big league...
CFB, Wk-4.....Sa 9/24/11 [ 09-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   THIS 53-YARD SCAMPER WAS ONE OF 3 ROBINSON TDs<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       Robinson, Robinson, Robinson.       That's the formula Michigan used to b...
FLYERS FLY BY WINGS.....Philadelphia 3, RED WINGS 1, F 9/23/11 [ 09-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   COMMODORE (#22) BATTLES WALKER (#8)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Red Wings fans didn't have much to cheer about in Detroit's home exhibition opener Friday nig...
EXTRA INNING VICTOR-Y.....TIGERS 4, Baltimore 3 (11-INN), F 9/23/11 [ 09-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   MARTINEZ MOBBED FOR HIS WALKOFF RBI-SINGLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Victor Martinez delivered a B-11th RBI-1B to score pinch- runner Danny Worth and give th...
TIGS TOPPED ON TAPPER.....Baltimore 6, TIGERS 5, Th 9/22/11 [ 09-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   MATT WIETERS TAGGED OUT MIGUEL CABRERA AT THE PLATE IN THE B-2ND<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers rallied from a 5-0 deficit to tie the game after 5-INN,...
WINGS WIN IN SHOOTOUT.....RED WINGS 4, Philadelphia 3 (SO), Th 9/22/11 [ 09-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   WHITE (#18 at L) IS CONGRATULATED ON HIS SHOOTOUT WINNING GOAL<< @ LONDON, ONT:       Red Wing prospect defenseman Ian White scored in both regulation and i...
LATE RALLY FOR WIN IN ROAD FINALE.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 3, W 9/21/11 [ 09-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   KELLY'S HOMER CAPPED THE NIGHT'S SCORING<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Tigers jumped on Royals reliever Kelvin Herrera for a 3-R/T-8th to snap a 3-all tie an...
WINGS DROP EXHIBITION OPENER.....Pittsburgh 3, RED WINGS 2, W 9/21/11 [ 09-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   WINGS PROSPECT BRENDAN SMITH PUT A HEAVY HIT ON PITTSBURGH'S KRIS LETANG<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       The Red Wings began exhibition play with a 3-2 loss At Pit...
PLYMOUTH LOSES GAME ONE.....Owen Sound 6, WHALERS 2, W 9/21/11 [ 09-21-2011 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers lost their OHL regular season opener 6-2 Wednesday night at Owen Sound.       The Attack went on the offensive early and le...
PENNY TAKES A ROYAL POUNDING.....Kansas City 10, TIGERS 2, T 9/20/11 [ 09-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   GORDON STARTED THE BARRAGE WITH A LEAD-OFF B-1ST HOMERUN<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Brad Penny suffered his fifth consecutive poor start and the Tigers were t...
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....T 9/20/11 [ 09-19-2011 ]
      If you're a regular reader you've noticed we have a new web address.       Like the WWE (formerly the WWF), we've "re-branded" our product.       The new...
TWO DOZEN FOR VERLANDER.....TIGERS 3, Oakland 0, S 9/18/11 [ 09-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON'S HOMER BROKE UP MOSCOSO'S NO-HITTER<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Justin Verlander and Jose Valverde combined on a 3-hit shutout Sunday in a 3-0 Tiger win...
LIONS CRUSH KC IN HOME OPENER.....LIONS 48, Kansas City 3, S 9/18/11 [ 09-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   JAHVID BEST LEAPS OVER THE TOP FOR ONE OF HIS TWO TOUCHDOWNS<< @ FORD FIELD:       The Lions scored first and led all the way in Sunday's 48-3 trouncing of...
LETDOWN.....Oakland 5, TIGERS 3, SA 9/17/11 [ 09-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   VCOCO CRISP HAD A PAIR OF RBI BASEHITS VS DETROIT<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Having clinched their first ever AL-Central Championship Friday night, the Tigers su...
CFB, Wk-3.....Sa 9/17/11 [ 09-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   ATKINSON STARTS HIS RACE UPFIELD FOR AN 89-YARD KICKOFF RETURN TD<< @ SOPUTH BEND, IN:       Notre Dame scored on the game's opening possession and stayed c...
DIVISION CHAMPS AT LAST.....TIGERS 3, Oakland 1, F 9/16/11 [ 09-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   FISTER HELD THE A's AT BAY<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Led by the pitching of mid-season acquisition Doug Fister, the Tigers were 3-1 winners at Oakland late nig...
NO CIGAR.....Oakland 6, TIGERS 1, Th 9/15/11 [ 09-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   YOUNG'S HOMER WAS THE LONE TIGER RUN<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       The Tigers' chance to clinch the AL- Central division will have to wait at least another day and M...
TIGERS WIN 12TH IN ROW IN 10 INNINGS.....TIGERS 6, Chicago WSox 5 (10-INN), W 9/14/11 [ 09-14-2011 ]
>>caption:   GUILLEN HOMERED EARLY AND THEN RAPPED-OUT THIS GAME-WINNING SINGLE IN THE 10TH<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Tigers scored three times to tie in the T-9th and on...
JV & TIGS = UNBEATABLE.....TIGERS 5, Chicago WSox 0, T 9/13/11 [ 09-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   V-MART SUPPLIED JV WITH A 3rHR TO BREAK THE GAME OPEN<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Justin Verlander and two relievers combined to give the Tigers a 5-0 Tuesday ni...
TIGS ROLL TO 10TH IN A ROW.....TIGERS 14, Chicago WSox 4, M 9/12/11 [ 09-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA STARTED THE BARRAGE WITH A T-2ND, 2rHR<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Tiger starter Rick Porcello was sick the night before the game. The White Sox were sick d...
PAPA GRANDE SETS SAVE MARK IN THIRD STRAIGHT TIGER SERIES SWEEP.....TIGERS 2, Minnesota 1, S 9/11/11 [ 09-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   ARRIBA !! @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers scored twice in the B-1st and hung on for a 2-1 Sunday matinee win over Minnesota for Detroit's 9th straight win an...
OPENING WIN.....LIONS 27, Tampa Bay 20, S 9/11/11 [ 09-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   JOHNSON OUT-JUMPED TALIB FOR THIS TOUCHDOWN GRAB<< @ TAMPA, FL:       The Lions overcame an early tipped-ball interception TD and some late cramping in the Fl...
LIGHTNING STRIKES TWICE UNDER CLEAR SKIES.....TIGERS 3, Minnesota 2, Sa 9/10/11 [ 09-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   INGE BLASTED THE TIGERS TO A WALKOFF WIN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The overnight and morning Motown rains went gave way to a beautiful late summer day in D...
CFB, Wk-2.....Sa 9/10/11 [ 09-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   AFTER DENARD ROBINSON THREW HIS FOURTH TD PASS WITH 2-SEC TO PLAY, UM's TAYLOR LEWAN (#77) THREW ROBINSON IN CELEBRATION<<    @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:      ...
BENGAL BATTERS BATTLE BACK.....TIGERS 8, Minnesota 4, F 9/9/11 [ 09-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   AVILA HIT A 3rHR AND ALSO DOUBLED & SCORED<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Down 4-0 before they ever came to bat, the Tigers homered their way back into the contest...
3-V SWEEP.....TIGERS 8, Cleveland 6, W 9/7/11 [ 09-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   V-MART ADMIRES HIS GRAND SLAM SHOT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander, Victor Martinez and Jose Valverde all played key roles in the 8-6 Wednesday mat...
EARLY HITS, LATE STRIKEOUTS.....TIGERS 10, Cleveland 1, T 9/6/11 [ 09-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   MARTINEZ SCORED TWO RUNS AND BATTED-IN THREE<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers scored five times, all with 2-out in the T-1st. They added three more runs...
FISTER & V-MART TAME TRIBE.....TIGERS 4, Cleveland 2, M 9/5/11 [ 09-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   FISTER SHUT DOWN THE WAHOOS<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Doug Fister set a new career high with 13 strikeouts and Victor Martinez gave Fister all the support he'...
BENGAL BATS PUT SWORD IN SOX.....TIGERS 18, Chicago WSox 2, S 9/4/11 [ 09-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   V-MART BATTED IN HE FIRST TWO OF 18 TIGER RUNS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers pounded Chicago 18-2 Sunday night to complete a 3-game showdown series swee...
LIGHTNING, THEN THUNDER.....TIGERS 9, Chicago WSox 8, Sa 9/3/11 [ 09-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   CABBY'S CRANK WON IT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers staged their biggest comeback in Comerica Park history to give the the White Sox a devastating, perha...
CFB, Wk-1.....Sa 9/3/11 [ 09-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   TOUSSAINT (#28) RUSHED FOR TWO WOLVERINE TDs<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       The Brady Hoke era of Michigan football had a bizarre beginning Saturday.    &...
CUNNINGHAM SHINES IN A DULL MSU WIN.....MICHIGAN STATE 28, Youngstown State 6, F 9/2/11 [ 09-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   TOUCHDOWN CUNNINGHAM<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Spartan Stadium's largest Opening Day crowd since 1987 watched a sluggish, mistake-prone Michigan State squad...
VERLANDER SETS TONE.....TIGERS 8, Chicago WSox 1, F 9/2/11 [ 09-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   A RARE STOLEN BASE FOR MIGGY IN THE B-1ST<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander cruised to his 21st win of the season as the Tigers beat up the Chicago...
LIONS BEST BILLS IN FINAL TUNE-UP.....LIONS 16, Buffalo 6, Th 9/1/11 [ 09-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   HARRISON (L) RUNS AWAY FROM THE BILLS<< @ ORCHARD PARK, NY:       The Lions concluded a perfect exhibition season with a 16-6 win in suburban Buffalo Thursday...
ROYALS TAKE SERIES FINALE.....Kansas City 11, TIGERS 8, Th 9/1/11 [ 09-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   MAGGS HOMERED AND DOUBLED TWICE IN THE LOSS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Brought up from the minors for a second spot start this year, prized prospect Jacob Turne...
ANOTHER COMEBACK.....TIGERS 5, Kansas City 4, W 8/31/11 [ 08-31-2011 ]
>>caption:   ADCOCK'S TAG WAS TOO LATE AS JACKSON SLID IN WITH THE SECOND OF HIS 3-RUNS IN THE B-3RD<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Austin Jackson went 4-for-4 with a double, tr...
SANTIAGO HOMER WINS IT.....TIGERS 2, Kansas City 1 (10-INN), T 8/30/11 [ 08-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   THE TIGERS WELCOME SANTIAGO (M) TO HOME PLATE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Ramon Santiago's 1-out/B-10th solo homerun (#4) to the lower RField seats gave the Tiger...
ROYALS RIP SCHERZER.....Kansas City 9, TIGERS 5, M 8/29/11 [ 08-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   PEREZ (L) & ESCOBAR (R) CELEBRATE AFTER T-4TH BACK- TO-BACK HOMERUNS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The first batter was an omen of things to come.      ...
TWINS TROUNCE TIGS, POUND PENNY & PAULEY.....Minnesota 11, TIGERS 4, S 8/28/11 [ 08-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   HUGHES TROTTED TWICE MORE SUNDAY<< @ MINNESOTA, MN:       The Twins snapped a 7-game losing skid and beat up the Tigers 11-4 in a Sunday matinee.    &...
LIONS PASS PAST PATS.....LIONS 34, New England 10, Sa 8/27/11 [ 08-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   TONY DID THE SCHEFFLER STOMP AFTER HIS 2ND-QTR TOUCHDOWN CATCH<< @ FORD FIELD:       The Lions led all the way, rolled to a 27-10 halftime margin and beat N...
NUMBER 20 FOR VERLANDER.....TIGERS 6, Minnesota 4, Sa 8/27/11 [ 08-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER GOT HIS CAREER-HIGH 20TH VICTORY<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Light-hitting Australian Luke Hughes almost ruined Justin Verlander's bid for win #20,...
TIGS TROUNCE TWINS IN SERIES OPENER.....TIGERS 8, Minnesota 1, F 8/26/11 [ 08-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON INGE MADE A DIVING STOP ON A TREVOR PLOUFFE HOT-SHOT, THEN FROM HIS KNEES THREW ACROSS THE DIAMOND TO GET PLOUFFE OUT IN THE B-5TH<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:  ...
COMBINED WHITEASH.....TIGERS 2, Tampa Bay 0, Th 8/25/11 [ 08-25-2011 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON CIRCLES THE SACKS ON HIS LEAD-OFF HOMERUN<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       Doug Fister (7-IP), Joaquin Benoit and Jose Valverde (1-IP each) combined to s...
TARDY THROW TOPS TIGS.....Tampa Bay 3, TIGERS 2 (10-INN), W 8/24/11 [ 08-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   ZOBRIST REACTS TO SCORING THE WINNING RUN<< @ ST. PETERSBURG:       Two close plays went against B-10th defensive replacement Brandon Inge and the Tampa Bay...
PENNY & BULLPEN EDGE RAYS.....TIGERS 2, Tampa Bay 1, T 8/23/11 [ 08-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   YOUNG WAS OUT AT THE PLATE IN THE T-7TH JUST BEFORE THE TIGERS TALLIED TWICE<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       A 2-R/T-7th was enough for the Tigers to get by...
RAYS BECOME JV's 19TH VICTIM.....TIGERS 5, Tampa Bay 2, M 8/22/11 [ 08-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   JV WON HIS 7TH STRAIGHT<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       Justin Verlander allowed a B-1st lead-off homer to former teammate Matt Joyce (#17), but no more runs a...
TIGS SQUEAK OUT SWEEP.....TIGERS 8, Cleveland 7, S 8/21/11 [ 08-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   HP UMP PAUL SCHRIEBER WATCHES ALEX AVILA PUT THE TAG ON KOSUKE FUKUDOME (#1) TO END THE GAME<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Homeruns by Delmon Young and Victor Ma...
INGE RETURNS TO HELP KEY ROUT.....TIGERS 10, Cleveland 1, Sa 8/20/11 [ 08-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   INGE HOMERED AND DOUBLED IN HIS RETURN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers scored twice in each of the first two innings for a 4-0 lead on their way to a 10...
SLOPPY LIONS RALLY PAST BAD NEWS BROWNS.....LIONS 30, Cleveland 28, F 8/19/11 [ 08-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   MAURICE STOVAL'S TD CATCH STARTED THE LION COMEBACK<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Dave Rayner's 48-yard field goal 5:09 into the 4th-Qtr gave the Lions a 30-28 Fr...
TIGS TAKE OPENER FROM TRIBE, BRING BACK INGE.....TIGERS 4, Cleveland 1, F 8/19/11 [ 08-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   AVILA (#13) AND PERALTA (R) HOMERED BACK-TO-BACK TO HELP CLINCH THE CONTEST<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The second largest CoPa crowd of the season jammed the ba...
TWINS WIN RUBBER MATCH.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 5, W 8/17/11 [ 08-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   VALVERDE'S BUNT BOBBLE SET UP A 2-R/T-9TH FOR MINNY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A 2-out, bases-loaded, two run Justin Morneau single in the T-9th provided the win...
TWINS ARE LATEST JV VICTIM.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota 1, T 8/16/11 [ 08-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER POWERED HIS WAY TO HIS 18TH WIN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers scored six of their seven runs with 2-outs and beat Minnesota 7-1 Tuesday night....
TRADE, THEN HISTORY.....Minnesota 9, TIGERS 6, M 8/15/11 [ 08-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   JIM THOME HIT #599 & #600 AT DETROIT MONDAY NITE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Hours after trading with Minnesota to acquire LFielder Delmon Young, the Tigers lo...
HELP FOR STRETCH DRIVE.....M 8/15/11 [ 08-15-2011 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:       Monday afternoon the Tigers announced the acquisition of OF Delmon Young from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for minor league LHP Cole Nelson and a player...
O's SALVAGE SUNDAY.....Baltimore 8, TIGERS 5, S 8/14/11 [ 08-14-2011 ]
>>caption:   MARKAKIS (L) ROUNDS THE BASES HAVING HOMERED OFF FISTER (R) IN THE B-1ST<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       The Tigers rallied from five runs down Saturday night to s...
TIGS RALLY BYE BIRDS.....TIGERS 6, Baltimore 5, Sa 8/13/11 [ 08-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   THIS RYAN RABURN 2r1B PROVIDED THE WINNING MARGIN<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       The Tigers and starter Max Scherzer overcame a 5-0/End- 2nd deficit to beat Baltimor...
GOOD BEGINNINGS.....LIONS 34, Cincinnati 3, F 8/12/11 [ 08-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   STAFFORD HAD TWO QUICK TD PASSES AND THEN RESTED<< @ FORD FIELD:       A pair of 1st-Qtr Matthew Stafford touchdown passes sent the Lions on their way to a 3...
BENGALS EDGE BIRDS.....TIGERS 5, Baltimore 4, F 8/12/11 [ 08-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   DIRKS DRILLED AN RBI-2B IN THE T-6TH FOR THE GAME-WINNING RUN<<    @ BALTIMORE, MD:       Andy Dirks had a career-high 4-H and Wilson Betemit banged out...
MILESTONES FOR JV & PAPA GRANDE AS TIGS END CLEVELAND HEX.....TIGERS 4, Cleveland 3, Th 8/11/11 [ 08-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER GETS #17 AND #100 AT CLEVELAND<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers didn't score after the 2nd-INN, but held on to edge the Indians 4-3 Thursday night...
UNLUCKY 13 & COUNTING.....Cleveland 10, TIGERS 3, W 8/10/11 [ 08-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   PORCELLO (#48) EXITED EARLY<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Indians pounded Rick Porcello early and often and topped the Tigers 10-3 Wednesday night.   ...
DOZEN DEFEATS.....Cleveland 3, TIGERS 2 (14-INN), T 8/9/11 [ 08-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   BELOW WAS PERFECT<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Tiger reliever David Pauley hit Indians batter Kosuke Fukudome on the elbow with an inside pitch to force in Asdrub...
NEW DEALS.....M 8/8/11 [ 08-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   LEYLAND (L) AND DOMBROWSKI GET NEW PACTS<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers made off-day news by extending the contracts of several top executives, including...
SCOREBOARD REVERSAL.....Kansas City 4, TIGERS 3, S 8/7/11 [ 08-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA (R) IS TAGGED OUT AT THIRD TO RUIN A T-7TH TIGER SCORING THREAT<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       After beating the Royals Friday and Saturday nights by 4-3...
JV PASSES DENNY, VALVERDE TIES WILLIE.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 3, Sa 8/6/11 [ 08-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON ROBBED KC's GORDON OF A B-1ST HOMER<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Although it sputtered late with a chance to put the game out of reach, the Tiger offe...
BOESCH BATS-IN WINNER IN BONUS BASEBALL.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 3 (10-INN), F 8/5/11 [ 08-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH DRILLED THE GW-RBI SINGLE<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Brennan Boesch brought home pinch-runner Andy Dirks with the winning run in a 4-3, 10-INN Tigers...
OGANDO BESTS BENGALS AGAIN.....Texas 5, TIGERS 2, Th 8/4/11 [ 08-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   NEW TIGER-KILLER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Rangers RHP Alexi Ogando led the way as Texas salvaged the final game of a 3-game Motown set by beating the Tigers...
FISTER WINNER AS TIGS EDGE TEX.....TIGERS 5, Texas 4, W 8/3/11 [ 08-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   FISTER FIT RIGHT IN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers made RHP Doug Fister a winner in his Detroit debut, 5-4 over Texas on Wednesday night.     ...
BOESCH BAILS-OUT BENOIT.....TIGERS 6, Texas 5, T 8/2/11 [ 08-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   MIGUEL CABRERA (L) WELCOMES HOME BRENNAN BOESCH (R) ON BB's GO-AHEAD/ GAME-WINNING HOMER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Joaquin Benoit blew a 3-R lead, but got th...
VERLANDER WINS 15TH, WEAVER LOSES COOL.....TIGERS 3, LA Angels 2, S 7/31/11 [ 07-31-2011 ]
>>caption:   JEFF WEAVER (#36) IGNORED THE PEACE-MAKING BY UMP HUNTER WENDELSTEADT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander bested Jered Weaver in a match-up of AL Cy Yo...
TIGERS TRADE, BRING UP TURNER, LOSE TO LAA.....LA Angels 5, TIGERS 1, Sa 7/30/11 [ 07-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   TURNER TIME<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A very eventful day in Tigertown had a sour ending: A 5-1 loss to Dan Haren and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. &nbs...
DUELING DOZENS.....TIGERS 12, LA Angels 2, F 7/29/11 [ 07-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   GUILLEN'S 2-RUN TRIPLE HIGHLIGHTED THE GO-AHEAD RALLY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       After taking a 12-7 pasting from the Angels on Thursday afternoon the Tigers...
LOTS OF LION CAMP EVE SIGNINGS.....Th 7/28/11 [ 07-28-2011 ]
@ ALLEN PARK, MI:       Auburn DT Nick Fairley, the Lions' first round draft choice (13th overall), signed a four-year contract Thursday night.     Fairley's agent Brian...
ANGELS WHACK OUT WIN.....LA Angels 12, TIGERS 7, Th 7/28/11 [ 07-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   PENNY (R) AND MARTINEZ:   FAMILY FEUD<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Both starting pitchers and Tiger MGR Jim Leyland were all gone before the end of the 4th-I...
SOX WIN SERIES TO EDGE CLOSER.....Chicago WSox 2, TIGERS 1, W 7/27/11 [ 07-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   TIGER CA ALEX AVILA TAGGED OUT WSOX RUNNER JUAN PIERRE AT THE PLATE IN THE B-7TH<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Alejandro De Aza ruined Max Scherzer's 27th birthday w...
TIGS RALLY TWICE FOR JV.....TIGERS 5, Chicago WSox 4, T 7/26/11 [ 07-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   BETEMIT'S RBI-1B/T-8TH SCORED THE WINNING   RUN<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Trailing early and tied entering the final three frames, the Tigers gave Justin Ve...
DRAPES HANGS UP SKATES.....T 7/26/11 [ 07-26-2011 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Veteran Red Wing FWD Kris Draper announced his retirement at a T 7/25/11 morning news conference, becoming the third longtime Red Wings player to call i...
WHITE SOX TAKE GAME ONE OF SOUTH SIDE SHOWDOWN SERIES.....Chicago WSox 6, TIGERS 3, M 7/25/11 [ 07-25-2011 ]
>>caption:   BUEHRLE KEPT THE BENGALS AT BAY<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       White Sox MGR Ozzie Guillen switched his rotation to send Mark Buehrle to the mound in the opener of a...
TIGS TOPPLE TWINS AGAIN.....TIGERS 5, Minnesota 2, S 7/24/11 [ 07-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   BRENNAN BOESCH MADE AN ACROBATIC CATCH OF A DANNY VALENCIA FLYBALL IN THE LFIELD CORNER IN THE B-6TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers made it three out...
TWINS END DETROIT HEX.....Minnesota 4, TIGERS 1, Sa 7/23/11 [ 07-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   GLEN PERKINS (#15) WALKS OFF AFTER STRIKING-OUT MIGUEL CABRERA AND MIGGY (R) CAN'T BELIEVE THE CALL<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Scott Baker bounced off the d...
PERALTA PASTES PITCHING AGAIN.....TIGERS 8, Minnesota 2, F 7/22/11 [ 07-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   RABURN BEGAN THE GAME WITH A BANG<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Jhonny Peralta led the assault as the Tigers beat the Twins for an 11th straight meeting, 8-2 Fr...
VERLANDER PUTS TIGS BACK ON TOP.....TIGERS 6, Minnesota 2, Th 7/21/11 [ 07-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   BETEMIT GOT HIS FIRST TIGER HIT WITH A T-5TH SINGLE<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Justin Verlander mowed down the MInnesota batters and the Tigers topped the Twin...
TIGERS MAKE TRADE, WILL DROP INGE, A's EARN SPLIT.....Oakland 7, TIGERS 5, W 7/20/11 [ 07-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   BELOW ALLOWED ONE EARNED RUN IN HIS MLB DEBUT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Duane Below had a respectable big league debut, but the Bengal bullpen failed the Tiger...
TIGS POWER PAST A's.....TIGERS 8, Oakland 3, T 7/19/11 [ 07-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   THE SLIDE (BACK) OF THE YEAR BY MARTINEZ<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers scored a half dozen runs, all with 2-out/B-5th, to go ahead and defeat the Oaklan...
TIGS RALLY TO AVOID SOX SWEEP.....TIGERS 4, Chicago WSox 3, S 7/17/11 [ 07-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   CARLOS GUILLEN CUED THE GAME-INNING HIT INTO RFIELD<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Trailing 3-0 early, the Tigers came back to edge the Chicago White Sox 4-3 Sund...
JACKSON SILENCES BENGAL BATS.....Chicago WSox 5, TIGERS 0, Sa 7/16/11 [ 07-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   GUILLEN (L) RETURNED FROM TOLEDO, BUT COULDN'T KEEP PIERRE (R) FROM SWIPING 2BASE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Former Tiger Edwin Jackson tossed a complete game sh...
WSOX STOP VERLANDER STREAK.....Chicago WSox 8, TIGERS 2, F 7/15/11 [ 07-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   QUENTIN'S RBI-1B CAPPED A 4-R/T-3RD FOR THE SOX<< @ COMERICA PARK:       It took Tiger-Killer Gavin Floyd to stop Justin Verlander's 9-game streak of allowing...
2011 ALL-STIFF TEAM.....F 7/15/11 [ 07-14-2011 ]
>>caption:   THIS INGE BOBBLE HELPED HIM EARN A PLACE ON THE 2011 ALL-STIFF TEAM<<       The Tigers begin post-All- Star break play at home tonight vs the Chicago White Sox....
MIGGY LEAVES ASG INJURED.....T 7/12/11 [ 07-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   AVILA (L) TAGGED-OUT CASTRO AT THE PLATE<< @ PHOENIX, AZ:       Milwaukee Brewers 1Bman Prince Fielder, who grew up in Metro Detroit when his father Cecil F...
VILLROCK WINS ANOTHER GOLD CUP.....S 7/10/11 [ 07-11-2011 ]
@ DETROIT RIVER:       Pilot Dave Villwock drove his U-96 to victory in the APBA Gold Cup Final Sunday afternoon.       That's nothing new. It was Villrock's 9th Gold Cup...
TIGS ENTER BREAK IN FIRST PLACE.....TIGERS 2, Kansas City 1, S 7/10/11 [ 07-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   INGE (L) TAGGED HOSMER (R) TO END KC's LAST THREAT IN THE B-9th<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       There were lots of pluses in Sunday afternoon's 2-1 Tiger win at Kan...
LOSING UGLY.....Kansas City 13, TIGERS 6, Sa 7/9/11 [ 07-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH HAD 3-H & 2-RBI TO LEAD THE TIGER ATTACK<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Tiger pitching couldn't compensate for a pair of key errors and Kansas City scored...
NAIL-BITER.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 4, F 7/8/11 [ 07-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   ORDONEZ HOMERED IN THE T-1ST FOR DETROIT<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Rick Porcello and a parade of Tiger relievers were just barely good enough to get by the...
RABURN & KELLY GO DEEP VS ROYALS.....TIGERS 3, Kansas City 1, Th 7/7/11 [ 07-07-2011 ]
>>caption: RABURN's 2rHR WAS ALL SCHERZER WOULD NEED<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Tigers used a pair of homeruns by light-hitters to power past the Royals 3-1 Thursday night...
MATINEE COMEBACK.....TIGERS 5, LA Angels 4, W 7/6/11 [ 07-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   MIGGY LAUNCHES THE GAME-WINNING HOMERUN<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       Trailing 3-0 in the first inning, the Tigers went ahead on a T-7th two run homer by Miguel Ca...
HAREN 100TH BESTS VERLANDER.....LA Angels 1, TIGERS 0, T 7/5/11 [ 07-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   KENDRICK (#47) SLID PAST AVILA (R) WITH THE ONLY RUN OF THE GAME<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       It took an exceptional pitching performance to stop Justin Verlander'...
HALOS HIT A PAIR OF FOURTH OF JULY BOMBS.....LA Angels 5, TIGERS 1, M 7/4/11 [ 07-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOURJOS ROBBED CABRERA IN THE T-6TH<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       After 12 relief efforts, the first MLB start for Tiger rookie LHander Charlie Furbush was a mild s...
STARS, RALLY, FIRING.....TIGERS 6, San Francisco 3, S 7/3/11 [ 07-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   MAGGS' 2r1B PUT DETROIT AHEAD TO STAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers overcame a pair of mid-inning deficits to score five combined runs over their last...
WINGS SNARE SHARK.....Sa 7/2/11 [ 07-02-2011 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings obtained a second free agent defenseman in as many days by coming to terms with Ian White Saturday.       The 27-year old White lea...
GIANTS STORM BY BENGALS.....San Francisco 15, TIGERS 3, Sa 7/2/11 [ 07-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   SCARY SKY DURING THE RAIN DELAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       In just his second start off the disabled list, Giants starter Barry Zito had to work on three days r...
GIANTS HOLD ON TO EDGE TIGS.....San Francisco 4, TIGERS 3, F 7/1/11 [ 07-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   CRAWFORD (L) DOUBLED INGE (R) OFF THE KEYSTONE TO END THE GAME<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Pablo Sandoval had a pair of RBI-doubles to twice put the Giants ahea...
ERICSSON TOPS 3 RE-UPS & WINGS GET COMMODORE.....F, 7/1/11 [ 06-30-2011 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Just prior to the July 1ST beginning of NHL free agency, the Red Wings retained the services of DEF Jonathan Ericsson late Thursday night.      ...
VERLANDER CALMS METROPOLITANS.....TIGERS 5, NY Mets 2, Th 6/30/11 [ 06-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER HAD THE HOT-HITTING METS UNDER CONTROL<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Detroit's Rx for success this season has been ace RHander Justin Verlander. &nbs...
METS ASSAULT WAVE CONTINUES.....NY Mets 16, TIGERS 9, W 6/29/11 [ 06-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   COKE WAS RIPPED AGAIN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers wasted a new season- high of five homeruns in a game as the Mets set their new season-high of 16-R...
METS MAUL BENGALS.....NY Mets 14, TIGERS 3, T 6/28/11 [ 06-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   SCHLERETH HIDES HIS HEAD IN FRUSTRATION<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The New York Mets hit three homers highlighted by a pair of Grand Slams to rout the Tigers...
TIGS TOP T-O.....TIGERS 4, Toronto 2, M 6/27/11 [ 06-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   YOU WERE RIGHT THE FIRST TIME<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers got some B-8th magic for a second consecutive game and extended their winning string to thr...
BIG, LATE RALLY.....TIGERS 8, Arizona 3, S 6/26/11 [ 06-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   GRANDCHILDREN GEORGE (L) AND TODD (R) ANDERSON UNVEIL SPARKY'S RETIRED #11 ON THE TIGER WALL OF FAME<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers scored seven runs, al...
VERLANDER & AVILA PUT TIGS BACK IN TIE FOR FIRST.....TIGERS 6, Arizona 0, Sa 6/25/11 [ 06-25-2011 ]
>>caption:   JV FIST-PUMPS AFTER STRIKING- OUT THE LAST BATTER HE FACED<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander was just incredible again and batterymate Alex Avila suppl...
WINGS GET DEFENSIVE IN DRAFT.....SA 6/25/11 [ 06-25-2011 ]
@ ST. PAUL, MN:       The Red Wings did not participate in Friday's prime time televised first round of the NHL Entry Draft. When their turn came Detroit dealt the #24 overall pick...
GIBBY'S BOYS WIN ON L-O-N-G-BALL.....Arizona 7, TIGERS 6, F 6/24/11 [ 06-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   WILY MO    "POWERBALL" PENA<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Wily Mo Pena launched what is arguably the longest homerun in Comerica Park history, a T-8th solo sh...
PISTONS LOOK SOUTH FOR DRAFTEES.....Th 6/23/11 [ 06-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   NBA Commish David Stern (L) and top Piston choice Brandon Knight of Kentucky (R)<< @ NEWARK, NJ:       The Pistons picked Kentucky GD Brandon Knight with...
ANOTHER NORRIS FOR NICK.....W 6/22/11 [ 06-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   NICK HUGS HIS LUCKY 7TH NORRIS<< @ LAS VEGAS, NV:       Two days after signing a contract to return for his 20th NHL season, Red Wings Captain Nicklas Lidstr...
TIGER LONGBALLS BEST BROOKLYN.....TIGERS 7, LA Dodgers 5, W 6/22/11 [ 06-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   MAGGS CRANKED HIS FIRST HOMER SINCE COMING OFF THE DL<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:       The Tigers homered in each of the first three innings and four times in all a...
BUMS BEST BENGALS AGAIN.....LA Dodgers 6, TIGERS 1, T 6/21/11 [ 06-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   ETHIER HOMERED TO GIVE THE DODGERS A 4-1/ B-5TH BULGE<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:       Tiger bats were largely silent for a second consecutive night in Tuesday's...
KERSHAW BLANKS BENGALS.....LA Dodgers 4, TIGERS 0, M 6/20/11 [ 06-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   KERSHAW COLLARED THE TIGERS<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:       LHP Clayton Kershaw shut down Detroit's all RHanded lineup late night Monday and the Dodgers defeated...
LIDSTROM RETURNS.....M 6/20/11 [ 06-21-2011 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Red Wings Capt. Nick Lidstrom will return for a 20th NHL season with DEtroit in 2011-12.     The veteran defenseman has signed a 1-year contrac...
VERLANDER STUTS DOWN ROCKS.....TIGERS 9, Colorado 1, S 6/19/11 [ 06-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   BRENNAN BOESCH SLIDES HOME ON A WILD PITCH BY REX BROTHERS (#49)<< @ DENVER, CO:       Justin Verlander threw his second consecutive complete game, his four...
ROCKIES MAKE THE MOST OF THEIR OPPORTUNITIES.....Colorado 5, TIGERS 4, Sa 6/18/11 [ 06-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   COLORADO CA CHRIS IANNETTA TAGS OUT TIGER JHONNY PERALTA (R) AT THE PLATE<< @ DENVER, CO:       The Tigers couldn't overcome a 3-0/B-2nd deficit and lost thei...
ROCKS POUND PORCELLO.....Colorado 13, TIGERS 6, F 6/17/11 [ 06-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA (#27) GETS WELCOMED HOME ON HIS G-SLAM<< @ DENVER, CO:       Rick Porcello flew his parents to Denver to watch him pitch Friday night. Hopefully he at...
RUBBER GAME WIN REGAINS TOP SPOT.....TIGERS 6, Cleveland 2, Th 6/16/11 [ 06-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   RABURN BELTED THE SECOND OF CONSECUTIVE TIGER HOMERUNS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Jhonny Peralta and Ryan Raburn hit back-to-back solo homers in the B-4th to s...
WAHOOS RECLAIM SHARE OF FIRST.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS 4, W 6/15/11 [ 06-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH (R) GAVE THE TIGERS A QUICK B-1ST LEAD VIA HIS SOLO HOMER<<      @ COMERICA PARK:       After getting knocked out of the AL-Central top spot for...
TIGS TAKE FIRST FROM TRIBE ON JV's NEAR NO-NO.....TIGERS 4, Cleveland 0, T 6/14/11 [ 06-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER WON HIS 6TH STRAIGHT DECISION<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander came within 5-outs of a third MLB career no-hitter in a complete game 4-0 s...
BENGALS BEAT BAY BOYS IN BONUS BASEBALL.....TIGERS 2, Tampa Bay 1 (10-INN), M 6/13/11 [ 06-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   RUGGIANO SLID IN A CLOUD OF DUST, TOUCHED THE PLATE, BUT WAS CALLED OUT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Victor Martinez batted in one run and scored another as the...
OLIVO & SMOAK HOMER, FELIX STILL KING VS DETROIT.....Seattle 7, TIGERS 3, S 6/12/11 [ 06-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   OLIVO WENT DEEP TWICE ON SUNDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:      Miguel Olivo hit a pair of 390-foot homers, Justin Smoak went deep too and both had 3-RBI to lead the...
MAX & MATES MAUL MARINERS.....TIGERS 8, Seattle 1, Sa 6/11/11 [ 06-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA'S HOMERUN BROKE THE GAME OPEN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Max Scherzer had his best start in almost a month and received both early and late offensive...
ROOKIE POWERS M's PAST PENNY.....Seattle 3, TIGERS 2, F 6/10/11 [ 06-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   CARLOS PEGUERO COULDN'T CATCH THE VICTOR MARTINEZ HOMER, BUT LATER HIT ONE OF HIS OWN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Rookie Carlos Peguero had a pair of big hits...
VERLANDER ROLLS ON.....TIGERS 4, Seattle 1, Th 6/9/11 [ 06-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   AVILA TRIPLED TWICE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander continued his string of domination and led the Tigers to a 4-1 win over Seattle Thursday night...
RANGERS TAKE FINALE.....Texas 7, TIGERS 3, W 6/8/11 [ 06-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   CHRIS DAVIS SCORED WHEN DON KELLY DROPPED THE BALL<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       Don Kelly gave away as much as he got and Texas topped the Tigers 7-3 Wednesd...
TIGERS TATOO TEXAS AGAIN.....TIGERS 8, Texas 1, T 6/7/11 [ 06-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON HAD 3-H & 3-RBI ATOP THE TIGER LINEUP<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       The Tigers got another solid start from Rick Porcello and a second straight night of h...
US OPENS GOLD CUP WITH WIN.....Team USA 2, Canada 0...&...Panama 3, Guadeloupe 2, T 6/7/11 [ 06-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   US SQUAD SOLID VS CANADIAN COUNTERPARTS<< @ FORD FIELD:       Team USA began Gold Cup play with a 2-Nil win over Team Canada in the second half of a Downtown...
TIGS OUTSLUG TEXICANS.....TIGERS 13, Texas 7, M 6/6/11 [ 06-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH FELL A TRIPLE SHY OF THE CYCLE<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       Brennan Boesch set new career, single-game highs of 5-H, 2-HR & 5-RBI to lead the Tigers to...
KUESTER CANNED.....S 6/5/11 [ 06-06-2011 ]
@ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Pistons head coach John Kuester had his head on the chopping block all last season, but there was no executioner to do the deed.     ...
RABURN WINS RUBBER MATCH.....TIGERS 7, Chicago WSox 3, S 6/5/11 [ 06-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   RABURN IN HIS GRAND SLAM TROT<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Ryan Raburn's Grand Slam capped a 6-R/T-4th that carried the Tigers to a 7-3 Sunday matinee win at the...
TIGS REVIVE SOX HEX.....TIGERS 4, Chicago WSox 2, Sa 6/4/11 [ 06-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   CABBY FOLLOWS THE FLIGHT OF HIS GW-HR<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       In a game that featured determined pitching, missed chances and two-run homers the Tigers topp...
SOX SLUG PAST TIGS.....Chicago WSox 6, TIGERS 4, F 6/3/11 [ 06-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   OLIVER COULDN'T EYEBALL THE PLATE IN THE B-1ST<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The White Sox hit three homeruns off three different Tiger pitchers and Chicago beat D...
TWIN SWEEP.....TIGERS 4, Minnesota 2, W 6/1/11 [ 06-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   CABBY CLUBBED A 3-RUN HOMERUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers doubled-up the Twins 4-2 Wednesday night to complete a 3-game home sweep of Minnesota. &n...
ANOTHER SQUEAKER.....TIGERS 8, Minnesota 7, T 5/31/11 [ 05-31-2011 ]
caption:   BOESCH WATCHES HIS GAME-WINNING SAC-FLY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       For a second consecutive game the Tigers edged Minnesota with a single tie-breaking run in the...
TIGS TOP TWINS ON TAINTED TALLY.....TIGERS 6, Minnesota 5, M 5/30/11 [ 05-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   RON GARDENHIRE (L) CAN'T CONVINCE GARY DARLING (R) THE GO-AHEAD RUN SHOULDN'T HAVE COUNTED<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A controversial ruling on a ground rule...
VERLANDER GIVES TIGERS TWINBILL SPLIT.....Boston 4, 0...TIGERS 3, 3...S 5/29/11 [ 05-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER PLAYED STOPPER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers salvaged a nightcap of Sunday's day-night doubleheader to avoid a season series sweep by Boston...
RAIN AGAIN.....Boston @ TIGERS, PPD, Sa 5/28/11 [ 05-28-2011 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers and Boston Red Sox were rained-out Saturday night. It was Detroit's fourth postponement in 13 days, all at home.       If you think tha...
PORCELLO LATEST VICTIM OF RED HOT RED SOX.....Boston 6, TIGERS 3, F 5/27/11 [ 05-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   KNUCKLER WAKEFIELD BAFFLED BENGAL BATTERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Carl Crawford continued his hot hitting and the Boston Red Sox won for the 12th time in 14...
BOSOX BATTER BENGALS.....Boston 14, TIGERS 1 (8-INN), Th 5/26/11 [ 05-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   SCOTT SIZEMORE (R) WATCHES THRE GROUND CREW APPLY DIAMOND DUST DURING THE LATE GAME RAIN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Boston's bats belted-in 14 runs for a seco...
EARLY LEAD WASHED AWAY.....Tampa Bay @ TIGERS, PPD, W 5/25/11 [ 05-25-2011 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers led Tampa Bay 2-0 in the B-3rd when the rains came and handed the Tigers their third postponement in a week and a half.       Detroit s...
RAFALSKI RETIRES.....W 5/25/11 [ 05-25-2011 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Veteran Red Wings DEF Brian Rafalski announced his retirement at a   late Wednesday morning media gathering.       The 37-year old Dearb...
TIGS HOMER PAST RAYS.....TIGERS 7, Tampa Bay 6, T 5/24/11 [ 05-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA (#27) WELCOMES AVILA (R) TO THE PLATE ON HIS GW-HOMERUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Alex Avila's second homerun of the game was a 2rHR (#8)   in t...
TIGS TAKE SERIES OPENER FROM T-BAY.....TIGERS 6, Tampa Bay 3, M 5/23/11 [ 05-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH SCORED ON AN AWKWARD SLIDE<< @ COMERICA PARK::       LHander Charlie Furbush was a winner in his big league debut Monday night, coming on in relief of...
PORCELLO PITCHES PAST PIRATES.....TIGERS 2, Pittsburgh 0, S 5/22/11 [ 05-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   PORCELLO ALLOWED VERY FEW HARD HIT BALLS<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       Rick Porcello pitched the best game of his three season big league career and the Tigers b...
BUCS HAND SCHERZER FIRST DEFEAT.....Pittsburgh 6, TIGERS 2, Sa 5/21/11 [ 05-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   ANDY DIRKS BLOCKED BUT COULDN'T CATCH THE FIRST OF THREE ANDREW McCUTCHEN SINGLES<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       It's been a season of streaks for the Tigers. A se...
PIRATES POUND TIGS.....Pittsburgh 10, TIGERS 1, F 5/20/11 [ 05-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   WALKER ROUNDS THIRD PAST PITTSBURGH NATIVE DON KELLY TO SCORE FOR THE PIRATES<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       The Pirates used a 6-R/B-6th to blast past the Tigers...
OH-FOR-FENWAY.....Boston 4, TIGERS 3, Th 5/19/11 [ 05-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   MIGGY HOMERED IN THE 8TH BUT WHIFFED WITH 3-ON IN THE 9TH<< @ BOSTON, MA:       Carl Crawford, who scored in the B-8th for the only run in Wednesday's wet w...
WET WIN FOR CARMINES.....Boston 1, TIGERS 0, W 5/18/11 [ 05-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   CRAWFORD CROSSED THE PLATE WITH THE ONLY RUN<< @ BOSTON, MA:       Jarrod Saltalamacchia, who replaced Victor Martinez as Red Sox starting catcher after V-M...
ANOTHER WASHOUT.....Toronto @ TIGERS, PPD, T 5/17/11 [ 05-17-2011 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:       Winners of 10 of their last 12, the Tigers now have been rained- out in two of their last three.       After not having a rainout all season th...
BLUE JAYS BATTER BENOIT.....Toronto 4, TIGERS 2, M 5/16/11 [ 05-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   DRABEK FRUSTRATED THE TIGER BATTERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       It took a Canadian-like cold front to blow through Detroit and end the Tiger 7-game win streak...
RAINOUT.....Kansas City @ TIGERS, PPD, S 5/15/11 [ 05-15-2011 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:       It took Mother Nature to put a halt, at least temporarily, to the Tiger 7-game winning streak.       Some big league teams have had as many as sev...
SOLID STREAK.....TIGERS 3, Kansas City 0, Sa 5/14/11 [ 05-14-2011 ]
>>caption:   PERALTA'S TWO-BAGGER WAS HIS 1000TH HIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Good pitching, solid defense and timely hitting are good ingredients for a winning streak....
VERLANDER FLIRTS WITH ANOTHER NO-HIT BID.....TIGERS 3, Kansas City 1, F 5/13/11 [ 05-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   HERE, TRY AND HIT IT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Verlander followed his Saturday No-No at Toronto with five and two-thirds innings of more no-hit baseba...
THE DREAM PROVED IMPOSSIBLE...San Jose 3, RED WINGS 2, Th 5/212/11 [ 05-12-2011 ]
>>caption: MARLEAU (#12 at Rt) BANKED A REBOUND FOR WHAT WOULD BE THE SERIES CLINCHER<< @ SAN JOSE, CA       The Red Wing attempt to match history and rally from an 0-3 serie...
TERRIFIC TRIP.....TIGERS 9, Minnesota 7, W 5/11/11 [ 05-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   PINCH-HITTER PERALTA CRACKED A 2rHR<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Tigers won their fifth in a row to conclude a 5-1 road trip with a 9-7 Wednesday matinee v...
TIGS TROUNCE TWINS.....TIGERS 10, Minnesota 2, T 5/10/11 [ 05-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH PILED ON A 2-RUN SINGLE IN THE T-7TH<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Leading 5-0 when a 1-hr, 4-min weather delay interrupted the 4TH-inn, the Tigers poured...
LIVE TO PLAY ANOTHER DAY.....RED WINGS 3, San Jose 1, T 5/10/11 [ 05-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   FILPPULA (#51) POTS THE GAME-WINNING GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Three 3rd-Per goals carried the Red Wings to a third straight elimination game win, 3-1 T...
ANOTHER SERIES WIN.....TIGERS 10, Toronto 5, M 5/9/11 [ 05-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   MARTINEZ (#41) CROSSES THE PLATE AFTER HIS HOMER<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       Austin Jackson had the big go-ahead hit for the second straight day and Victor Mart...
THE UNDEAD WINGS.....RED WINGS 4, San Jose 3, S 5/8/11 [ 05-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   HUGS FOR HOLMER (Rt of pile) FOR HIS GO-AHEAD & WINNING GOAL<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:       Tomas Holmstrom's tip-in of a Nicklas Lidstrom slapshot with 6:08 rema...
PINK BAT POWER.....TIGERS 5, Toronto 2, S 5/8/11 [ 05-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON (pink armband) WELCOMED BACK AFTER HIS 2rHR<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       Austin Jackson hit the go- ahead homer and Brad Penny pitched his longest outing a...
NO-NO-HITTER.....TIGERS 9, Toronto 0, Sa 5/7/11 [ 05-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   JV WAS ALL SMILES ON THE MOUND, WITH GOOD REASON<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       Justin Verlander faced the minimum 27 hitters in pitching the second No-Hitter of his...
AIN'T DEAD YET.....RED WINGS 4, San Joise 3, F 5/6/11 [ 05-06-2011 ]
>>caption: HELM SCORED LATE TO FORCE A GAME FIVE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Darren Helm scored with only 1:27 remaining in regulation to give the Red Wings a 4-3 win over San J...
JAYS END TIGER WIN STRING.....Toronto 7, TIGERS 4, F 5/6/11 [ 05-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH WAS TAGGED OUT AT THE PLATE BY ARENCIBIA TO END THE T-1ST TIGER THREAT<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       The Tigers opened a 6-game road trip with a 7-4 Friday...
QUALITY STARTS.....TIGERS 6, NY Yankees 3, Th 5/5/11 [ 05-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   NUNEZ' SECOND WILD THROW WAS PAST TEIXEIRA (#25), MADE KELLY (#32) SAFE AND SCORED TWO OTHER TIGERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers won their third straig...
TRICKED INTO DEFEAT.....San Jose 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), W 5/4/11 [ 05-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   SETOGUCHI'S THIRD GOAL WAS THE WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Devin Setoguchi scored the first 3-goal Hat Trick of this year's Stanley Cup playoffs includi...
SHUTOUT SCHERZER.....TIGERS 4, NY Yankees 0, W 5/4/11 [ 05-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   ORDONEZ HIT HIS FIRST HOMERUN OF THE YEAR<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Max Scherzer threw eight shutout innings for the second time in his last three starts and...
TIGS BREAK SKID.....TIGERS 4, NY Yankees 2, T 5/3/11 [ 05-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   AVILA BLOCKED THE PLATE AND APPLIED THE TAG ON JONES TO PREVENT THE TYING RUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Just back from 3A Toledo, Scott Sizemore had basehits...
YANKS VICTIMIZE VALVERDE.....NY Yankees 5, TIGERS 3, M 5/2/11 [ 05-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   RAMON SANTIAGO (#39) SLIDES PAST RUSSELL MARTIN (L) WITH DETROIT'S 2ND RUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The New York Yankees snapped a 3-all tie with a pair of...
SHARKS TAKE SECOND BITE OF WINGS.....San Jose 2, RED WINGS 1, S 5/1/11 [ 05-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   NIEMI (L) STONED HELM (#43) ON A BREAKAWAY<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:       The Sharks out-muscled the Red Wings for a second straight game to score another 2-1 win Su...
WAHOOS BEAT UP BENOIT AGAIN.....Cleveland 5, TIGERS 4, S 5/1/11 [ 05-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   SANTIAGO (#39) WAS ONE OF TWO TIGERS HIT BY TRIBE STARTER MASTERSON<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Indians scored three times off Tiger reliever Joaquin Benoi...
THUD IN 13TH.....Cleveland 3, TIGERS 2 (13-INN), Sa 4/30/11 [ 04-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   BRANTLEY HOMERED TO TIE THE GAME AND ALSO SCORED THE B-13TH WINNING RUN<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       It took four extra innings, but the Indians scored their se...
DRAFT WRAP.....Sa 4/30/11 [ 04-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   HOGUE TACKLES A RUNNING BACK, USED TO BE ONE<< @ NYC, NY       The 2011 NFL Draft concluded Saturday as the Lions had just two selections in the final four roun...
WINGS PAY THE PENALTY.....San Jose 2, RED WINGS 1 (OT), F 4/29/11 [ 04-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   FERRIERO WAS AN UNLIKELY HERO IN GAME ONE<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:       Little-used Benn Ferriero scored his first NHL playoff goal in his first career playoff gam...
GRAND TRIBE COMEBACK.....Cleveland 9, TIGERS 5, F 4/29/11 [ 04-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   CARLOS SANTANA CELEBRATES HIS GRAND SLAM<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Carlos Santana smacked a walkoff Grand Slam homerun to complete a Cleveland comeback and g...
LIONS TRADE UP TO AID OFFENSE.....F 4/29/11 [ 04-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   NEWEST LIONS YOUNG (L) & LESHOURE (R)<< NYC, NY:       The Lions used a pair of second round selections to add some offensive weapons on day two of the 2011 N...
SURPRISE SELECTION.....Th 4/28/10 [ 04-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   NFL COMMISH ROGER GOODELL (L) WITH 1ST-ROUND LION DRAFTEE NICK FAIRLEY<< @ NYC, NY:       Selecting 13th overall in the NFL Draft, the Lions surprised by c...
MARINERS SAIL AWAY WITH RARE SWEEP.....Seattle 7, TIGERS 2, Th 4/28/11 [ 04-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   RYAN RABURN ROBBED LUIS RODRIGUEZ WITH THIS T-4TH DIVING CATCH, BUT RODRIGUEZ LATER HIT A 3rHR IN THE T-8TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Mariners completed th...
SMOAKED.....Seattle 10, TIGERS 1, W 4/27/11 [ 04-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   AVILA (L) MISSED THE TAG BUT FIGGINS (R) WAS CALLED OUT ANYWAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Justin Smoak continued to pound Tiger pitching and collected a career...
KING FELIX RULES.....Seattle 7, TIGERS 3, T 4/26/10 [ 04-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON WAS TAGGED OUT AT THE PLATE TO RUIN A B-1ST BIG INNING OPPORTUNITY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Felix Hernandez won a 7th consecutive decision against Det...
SCHERZER STAYS UNBEATEN.....TIGERS 3, Chicago WSox 0, S 4/24/11 [ 04-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   INGE DOUBLED-IN ONE RUN AND SCORED ANOTHER IN A 2-R/B-6th<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Tiger starting pitching plowed through a slumping White Sox batting order...
TIGHT CALL IN BLOWOUT WIN.....TIGERS 9, Chicago WSox 0, Sa 4/23/11 [ 04-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   PENNY PITCHED A NEAR NO-HITTER FOR 7-INN<< @ COMERICA PARK: replica watches       The Tigers battered White Sox p...
ONE ACE TRUMPS ANOTHER.....TIGERS 9, Chicago WSox 3, F 4/22/11 [ 04-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER CLOSED WITH HIS LANDMARK "K"<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Each team put their top starter on the damp mound on a raw, wet Friday night to open an Easter...
SWEET SWEEP.....RED WINGS 6, Phoenix 3, W 4/20/11 [ 04-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   RED WINGS CELEBRATE SWEEPING GAME FOUR WIN<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:       Dan Cleary scored the game- winner and assisted on a clincher, both late in the 3rd-Per, to...
SPARTANS WIN COMERICA CLASH.....MICHIGAN STATE 3, Central Michigan 1, W 4/20/11 [ 04-20-2011 ]
>>caption: MSU's JARED HOOK (#2) COINGRATS RYAN JONES (#10), AS JONES SCORED THE GAME'S 1ST RUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Michigan State beat Central Michigan 3-1 Wednesday even...
PORCELLO ENDS TRIP WITH GEM.....TIGERS 3, Seattle 2, W 4/20/11 [ 04-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   PORCELLO WAS "ON"<< @ SEATTLE, WA:       Rick Porcello picked the perfect time to pitch his best game of the young season Wednesday afternoon, giving the Tig...
M's FEAST ON TIGER PITCHING.....Seattle 13, TIGERS 3, T 4/19/11 [ 04-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   DON KELLY COULDN'T SNARE MILTON BRADLEY'S FOUL BALL IN THE RFIELD CORNER<< @ SEATTLE, WA:       The Mariners had their way with a parade of Tiger pitchers la...
WINGS STAY IN COMMAND.....RED WINGS 4, Phoenix 2, M 4/18/11 [ 04-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   FILPPULA (#51) GOT WHAT PROVED TO BE THE GAME WINNER<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:       The Red Wings scored early in each period and beat Phoenix 4-2 late night Mond...
TIGS BEAT M's PEN.....TIGERS 8, Seattle 3, M 4/18/11 [ 04-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   AUSTIN JACKSON (#14) RAN DOWN THE DEEP CFIELD FLYBALL OFF THE BAT OF SEATTLE'S JACK CUST<< @ SEATTLE, WA:       The Tigers snapped both a 2-all tie and their 2...
A's EARN SPLIT.....Oakland 5, TIGERS 1, S 4/17/11 [ 04-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   SUNDAY PRAYER DIDN'T HELP PENNY<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       The Athletics gained a split of their four game Bay Area series with the Tigers by winning the last two...
TIGS WIN STREAK OVER.....Oakland 6, TIGERS 2, Sa 4/16/11 [ 04-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   HIDEKI "GODZILLA" MATSUI HAD ONE OF THRERE STRAIGHT DOUBLES OFF VERLANDER IN THE DECIDING B-4TH<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Detroit ace RHander Justin Verlander is...
DATSYUK STARS, WINGS WIN, UP 2-0.....RED WINGS 4, Phoenix 3, Sa 4/16/11 [ 04-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK (#13) HAD FOUR REASONS TO CELEBRATE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:          The Red Wings took a 4-0 lead, then had to hold on for a 4-3 Saturday matinee...
A's SELF DESTRUCT IN 10TH-INN....TIGERS 8, Oakland 4 (10-INN), F 4/15/11 [ 04-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA (R) GETS CONGRATS AFTER HIS HOMER STARTED THE TIGER COMEBACK<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       The Tigers got a T-9th solo shot by Miguel Cabrera and added a 7...
TIGS OPEN TRIP WITH SHUTOUT WIN.....TIGERS 3, Oakland 0, Th 4/14/11 [ 04-14-2011 ]
>>caption:   THINGS GO BETTER WITH COKE<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Three Tiger pitchers combined on a 3-hit shutout as Detroit beat Oakland 3-0 late night Thursday.   ...
PISTONS END LOW SEASON ON HIGH NOTE.....PISTONS 104. Philadelphia 100, W 4/13/11 [ 04-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY HAD 29-P WITH THE GO-AHEAD JUMPER IN THE CLOSING SECONDS<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:       In a meaningless season finale the Pistons managed a second hal...
MR. APRIL SPARKS WINGS.....RED WINGS 4, Phoenix 2, W 4/13/11 [ 04-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   THE MULE CELEBRATES HIS GO-AHEAD GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Trailing 1-0 just over 2-mins into the game the Red Wings responded with three unanswered...
SUCCESSFUL ATTACK.....Owen Sound 4, WHALERS 1, W 4/13/11 [ 04-13-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Top-seeded in the OHL Western Conference, Owen Sound completed a four game, second round playoff series sweep of Plymouth Wednesday night, beating the Whale...
INGE GIVES TIGS BACK-TO-BACK WINS.....TIGERS 3, Texas 2, W 4/13/11 [ 04-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   TIGERS MOB INGE (hatless in middle, hand on head)<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Brandon Inge cranked a B-9th solo homerun (#1) to give the Tigers a 3-2 decision...
A NEEDED WALK-OFF WIN.....TIGERS 5, Texas 4, T 4/12/11 [ 04-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   HAMILTON OUT AT THE PLATE AND OUT OF ACTION TOO {see EXTRA INNINGS below}<< @ COMERICA PARK:       On Monday Texas MGR Ron Washington elected to walk Miguel...
HOME FINALE FAILURE.....Cleveland 110, PISTONS 101, M 4/11/11 [ 04-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   HOLLINS (L middle) OF THE CAVS AND VILLANUEVA (R middle) OF THE PISTONS PUT THE CLAWHOLD ON EACH OTHER<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The last Piston home g...
ENDANGERED SPECIES.....Owen Sound 4, WHALERS 1, M 4/11/11 [ 04-11-2011 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers are one more loss away from summer.       Owen Sound scored a 4-1 home ice win Monday night to take a 3-0 lead over the Wha...
WHITEWASHING TEXAS TOPS TIGS.....Texas 2, TIGERS 0, M 4/11/11 [ 04-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   CABBY'S 300TH BIG LEAGUE TWO-BAGGER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Tiger ace Justin Verlander and second year Ranger RHander Alexi Ogando hooked up in a pitcher's...
PISTONS BOUNCE BOBCATS.....PISTONS 112, Charlotte 101, S 4/10/11 [ 04-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   RODNEY STUCKEY (R) IS FOULED ON HIS WAY TO THE HOOP<< @ CHARLOTTE, NC:       The Pistons overcame a 15-P/ 1st-Qtr deficit to beat the Bobcats 112-101 Sunday ev...
RUBBER GAME ROYALS.....Kansas City 9, TIGERS 5, S 4/10/11 [ 04-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   BRENNAN BOESCH BASHED THE RFIELD WALL IN A FAILED TRY TO CATCH WILSON BETEMIT'S DOUBLE<< @ COMRERICA PARK:       The Royals hit Rick Porcello and a parade of...
WINGS WIN TO ALMOST OUST B-HAWKS.....RED WINGS 4, Chicago 3, S 4/10/11 [ 04-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   RED WING VALTTERI FILPPULA (L) IS STICKED BY EX- TEAMMATE TOMAS KOPECKY (R)< @ CHICAGO, IL:       After a lethargic 4-2 loss on home ice to Chicago Friday nigh...
BLONDES HAVE MORE FUN.....UMD 3, MICHIGAN 2 (OT), Sa 4/9/11 [ 04-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   SCHMIDT GOT THE GWG IN OT FOR BLONDE BULLDOGS<< @ ST. PAUL, MN:       Kyle Schmidt scored (#11) at 3:22 of the first overtime to give Minnesota-Duluth a 3-2 wi...
ATTACK TAKE 2-0 ADVANTAGE.....Owen Sound 3, WHALERS 2, Sa 4/9/11 [ 04-09-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Roman Berdnikov (#2) scored at 4:31/2 to snap a 2-all tie and give Owen Sound a 3-2 win at Plymouth Saturday night.     The Attack lead the Whaler...
CHEN UP.....Kansas City 3, TIGERS 1, Sa 4/9/11 [ 04-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   BUTLER SLID IN UNDER MARTINEZ ON RABURN'S HIGH THROW TO THE PLATE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Veteran southpaw Bruce Chen befuddled the Tiger batters over six...
STINKER.....Chicago 4, RED WINGS 2, F 4/8/11 [ 04-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   BEN SMITH (#57) GETS HIS FIRST NHL GOAL PAST JIMMY HOWARD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The final Red Wing home game of a disappointing home ice season was an u...
NEW OWNER, POSITIVE RESULT.....PISTONS 110, Milwaukee 100, F 4/8/11 [ 04-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   WILCOX DUNKED FOR TWO OF HIS SEASON-HIGH 27-P<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Hours after the long-awaited announcement of an agreement for billionaire Tom G...
VICTOR-IOUS OPENER.....TIGERS 5, Kansas City 2, F 4/8/11 [ 04-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   V-MART GAVE THE TIGS ALL THE RUNS THEY'D NEED<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Victor Martinez cranked a 3-run double to the deepest part of the ballpark to spark a 4...
WOLVERINES REACH ICE FINAL.....MICHIGAN 2, North Dakota 0, Th 4/7/11 [ 04-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   HUNWICK WAS PERFECT<< @ ST. PAUL, MN:       The Michigan Wolverines edged the North Dakota Fighting Sioux 2-0 Thursday night in the NCAA Frozen Four semifinals....
BIRDS BEAT BENGAL BULLPEN.....Baltimore 9, TIGERS 5, Th 4/6/11 [ 04-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON COULDN'T GET QUITE HIGH ENOUGH TO CATCH GUERRERO'S HOMERUN BALL<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       The Orioles sent ten men to the plate in a 5-R/B-7th off th...
ATTACK WINS FIRST BATTLE.....Owen Sound 4, WHALERS 3 (OT), Th 4/7/11 [ 04-07-2011 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:       Owen Sound rallied from a 3-1/2nd-Per deficit to defeat Plymouth 4-3 in overtime Thursday night to win game one of the second round of the OHL playoffs....
SECOND HALF SURGE.....PISTONS 116, New Jersey 109, W 4/6/11 [ 04-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   LOPEZ (#11) DUNKS AND HAD A CAREER-HIGH 39-P, BUT WAS SCORELESS IN THE LAST 9-MINUTES<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons got hot after halftime t...
VERLANDER & AVILA STAR TO HAND O's FIRST LOSS.....TIGERS 7, Baltimore 3, W 4/6/11 [ 04-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   ALEX AVILA'S 2rHR WAS PART OF A 5-RBI NIGHT<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       Justin Verlander threw eight strong innings and Alex Avila had a career-best 5-RBIs as t...
ZETTERBERG INJURED IN LOSS TO CANES.....Carolina 3, RED WINGS 0, W 4/6/11 [ 04-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   WARD (M) STOPS FRANZEN (R) IN THE 3RD-PER<< @ RALEIGH, NC:       Cam Ward made 42-SV for his second shutout in a month and Eric Staal assisted on all thr...
WIZARDS END DETROIT HEX.....Washington 107, PISTONS 105, T 4/5/11 [ 04-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   WALL (#2) DUNKED LATE FOR TWO OF HIS 26-POINTS<< @ WASHINGTON, DC:       John Wall and Andray Blatche scored co-game-highs of 26-P and each made key plays in...
PLYMOUTH SURVIVES OPENING ROUND.....WHALERS 4, Kitchener 2, M 4/4/11 [ 04-04-2011 ]
@ KITCHENER, ONT:       The Whalers avoided a first round playoff collapse and eliminated the Rangers in deciding game seven by a 4-2 score Monday night in Kitchener.    &nbs...
BIRDS BEAT PORCELLO.....Baltimore 5, TIGERS 1, M 4/4/11 [ 04-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   THE O's WELCOME ROBERTS (L) HOME FROM HIS HR<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       The Orioles remained perfect at 4-0 on the new season as Baltimore won its home opener b...
BEATEN DOWN IN BEANTOWN.....Boston 101, PISTONS 90, S 4/3/11 [ 04-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   SHAQ'S RETURN TO GOOD HEALTH WAS VERY BRIEF<< @ BOSTON, MA:       Shaq limped off the court again and the disfunctional Pistons limped toward the end of a sad...
WINGS CLINCH ANOTHER CENTRAL CROWN.....RED WINGS 4, Minnesota 2, S 4/3/11 [ 04-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   JOHAN FRANZEN (in red) ENDED HIS GOAL SCORING SLUMP<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       A day after clinching their 20th consecutive playoff spot and 11th straight 100...
TIGS SALVAGE SUNDAY BRONX.....TIGERS 10, NY Yankees 7, S 4/3/11 [ 04-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH BASHED HIS FIRST HOMER AS PART OF A PERFECT DAY AT THE PLATE<< @ NYC, NY:       After Saturday's loss at the launching pad known as New Yankee Stadi...
MORRISON WHITEWASHES WHALERS.....Kitchener 2, WHALERS 0, Sa 4/2/11 [ 04-02-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Facing eklimination from the opening round of the OHL playoffs the favored Kitchener Whalers switched goalies trailing in the best-of-7 series 3-1. &nbs...
BRONX BOMBERS UNLOAD ON TIGER HURLERS.....NY Yankees 10, TIGERS 6, Sa 4/2/11 [ 04-02-2011 ]
>>caption: RHYMES (#28) WELCOMES JACKSON (R) HOME AFTER DETROIT'S FIRST DINGER OF THE NEW SEASON<< @ NYC, NY:       The Bronx Bombers belted a Hat Trick of homers off a trio of...
WINGS RALLY TO STUN PREDS.....RED WINGS 4, Nashville 3 (OT), Sa 4/2/11 [ 04-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   CLEARY (R) TIPPED-IN THE OT-GWG PAST RINNE (#35)<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:       Trailing 3-Nothing before the 2nd-Per was 3-mins old the Red Wings rallied for a 4-3...
WORM RETURNS, ROSE STARS.....Chicago 101, PISTONS 96, F 4/1/11 [ 04-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   A TEARFUL RODMAN RETURNED TO THE PALACE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       A teary-eyed Dennis Rodman addressed a pre-game media gathering and later saw his #1...
RANGERS STAY ALIVE.....Kitchener 6, WHALERS 4, F 4/1/11 [ 04-01-2011 ]
@ KITCHENER, ONT:       With their backs to the wall the Rangers rallied for a four-goal third period and Kitchener stayed alive in the OHL playoffs by defeating the Whalers 6-4....
OPENING FADE.....NY Yankees 6, TIGERS 3, Th 3/31/11 [ 03-31-2011 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON'S SOLO SHOT BEAT THE TIGERS<< @ NYC, NY:       Curtis Granderson's third consecutive Opening Day homer snapped a 3-all/B-7th tie and sent the New...
BLUES EMBARRASS WINGS.....St. Louis 10 , RED WINGS 3, W 3/30/11 [ 03-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   WITH THE PUCK BEHIND HIM IN THE NET, JOEY MacDONALD MOTIONS, "WHAT HAPPENED?"<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Nine different Blues scored including two who notched...
LATE WHALER RALLY.....WHALERS 6, Kitchener 5 (OT), W 3/30/11 [ 03-30-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:             Trailing 1-0, 4-1 and 5-3, the Whalers scored twice in the final 1:45 of regulation and on the power play 13:23 into overtime to defeat Kit...
PACERS PUNISH PISTONS EARLY.....Indiana 111, PISTONS 101, W 3/30/11 [ 03-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   TAYSHAUN PRINCE (L) DUNKS OVER INDY'S ROY HIBBERT<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       The Pistons lost for the fourth time in five games, 111-101 on Wednesday night....
YANKS EDGE TIGS IN GRAPEFRUIT FINALE.....NY Yankees 2, TIGERS 1, T 3/29/11 [ 03-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH HAD THE LAST TIGER HR TROT OF THE SPRING<< @ TAMPA, FL:       The New York Yankees beat the Tigers 2-1 Tuesday afternoon to end the exhibition season...
HOSSA SCORES IN OVERTIME.....Chicago 3, RED WINGS 2 (OT), M 3/28/11 [ 03-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   HOSSA GOT THE GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Former Red Wing Marian Hossa scored a 4-on-3 overtime power play goal to give Chicago a 3-2 Monday night win over...
RANGERS RALLY LATE.....Kitchener 3, WHALERS 1, M 3/28/11 [ 03-28-2011 ]
@ KITCHENER, ONT:     The Rangers snapped a 1-all tie with a pair of unassisted 3rd-Per goals and Kitchener beat the Whalers 3-1 Monday night.     Plymouth still leads th...
O's BATTER SCHERZER.....Baltimore 14, TIGERS 9, M 3/28.11 [ 03-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   LUKE SCOTT ALWAYS SNAPS HIS SLUMPS VS DETROIT<< @ SARASOTA, FL:       The Orioles in general and Tiger- Killer Luke Scott in particular pounded RHP Max Scherze...
MIGGY & PENNY BEAT ASTROS.....TIGERS 8, Houston 4, S 3/27/11 [ 03-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA WAS ON BASE THREE OF FOUR TIMES UP SUNDAY<< @ KISSIMMEE, FL:       Miguel Cabrera had 3-H & 4-RBI including a 425-foot homer and Brad Penny tossed si...
WOLVERINES BACK IN FROZEN FOUR.....MICHIGAN 2, Colorado College 1, Sa 3/26/11 [ 03-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   HUNWICK BACKSTOPPED UM<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:       Michigan held on to edge Colorado College 2-1 Saturday night to win the NCAA West Regional and advance to the F...
FROM GOAT TO HERO.....PISTONS 100, Indiana 88, Sa 3/26/11 [ 03-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   HAMILTON (#32) HAD A GAME-HIGH OF 23 POINTS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Kept on the bench in Friday's defeat at Cleveland and for the first three quarter...
HOCKEY NIGHT IN MOTOWN.....RED WINGS 4, Toronto 2, Sa 3/26/11 [ 03-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   LUPUL FELL ATOP HOWARD ON THE ICE< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings doubled-up "Original Six" rival Toronto 4-2 in a rare "Hockey Night in Canada" mee...
PLYMOUTH GOES UP 2-ZIP.....WHALERS 3, Kitchener 2 (OT), Sa 3/26/11 [ 03-26-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Robbie Czarnik scored (#1) at 2:23 of overtime to give the Whalers a 2-0 lead in their opening round OHL playoff series vs Kitchener.       Both...
FINAL CUTS BEFORE HOME FINALE.....TIGERS 3, Philadelphia (SS) 1, Sa 3/26/11 [ 03-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER HAD HIS FINAL TUNE-UP FOR OPENING DAY<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       Tiger MGR Jim Leyland made up his mind well before Saturday's announcement of the...
FOUR NEW MHSAA HOOPS CHAMPS.....Sa 3/26/11 [ 03-26-2011 ]
@ BRESLIN CENTER:       The day began with Wyoming Tri-unity Christian defeating Fulton 67-50 in the morning's Class D championship.       Durant Vega was game-high wit...
EVEN CAVS BEAT SLUMPING PISTONS.....Cleveland 97, PISTONS 91, F 3/25/11 [ 03-25-2011 ]
>>caption:   HICKSON   (L) SHOOTS OVER MONROE (R) FOR TWO OF HIS GAME-HIGH TWO DOZEN POINTS<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The NBA's worst team deepened Detroit's fade to th...
PLMOUTH TAKES GAME ONE.....WHALERS 6, Kitchener 5, F 3/25/11 [ 03-25-2011 ]
@ KITCHENER, ONT:       Outshot 51-30, the Whalers nevertheless edged Kitchener 6-5 Friday night to open the OHL playoffs.       The road win was a bit unexpected as Plym...
BRAVES' BEACHY IS PEACHY.....Atlanta (SS) 5, TIGERS 3, F 3/25/11 [ 03-25-2011 ]
>>caption:   CHIPPER'S 3rHR LAUNCHED ATLANTA TO A WIN<< @ DISNEY WORLD:       The Tigers tested three pitching staff candidates Friday evening, but it was the newly insta...
L-O-N-G REPLAY REVIEW GIVES UM A WIN.....MICHIGAN 3, UNO 2 (OT), F 3/25/11 [ 03-25-2011 ]
>>caption:   UM CELEBRATES THE GWG<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:       It took a 10-min video review to confirm Kevin Lynch's second goal of the game which gave Michigan's ice hockey...
NATS SWAT PORCELLO.....Washington 5, TIGERS 2, Th 3/24/11 [ 03-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   FIGHTING HIS WAY OUT OF A SPRING SLUMP, PERALTA HAD A PAIR OF BASEHITS<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       Washington scored all five of their runs off Tiger starter...
HEAT SCORCH IN FOURTH.....Miami 100, PISTONS 94, W 3/23/11 [ 03-23-2011 ]
>caption:   MIAMI'S MIKE MILLER (#13) DIDN'T GUARD RICHARD HAMILTON (#32) CLOSE ENOUGH AS RIP SCORED A GAME-HIGH 27-P IN A LOSING CAUSE< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Ent...
DADDY DANIEL DELIVERS.....Vancouver 2, RED WINGS 1, W 3/23/11 [ 03-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   DANIEL SEDIN (#22) PLAYED PINBALL WITH NICKLAS LIDSTROM (#C) AND GOALIE JIMMY HOWARD FOR THE GAME'S FIRST GOAL<< rol...
METS PINCH PENNY.....NY Mets 7, TIGERS 4, T 3/22/11 [ 03-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   HARRIS STARTED THE SCORING WITH HIS GRAN SLAM<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       In his fifth start of the Grapefruit LGE campaign Tiger RHP Brad Penny had command...
COMEBACK IS SHOT DOWN.....Pittsburgh 5, RED WINGS 4 (SO), M 3/21/11 [ 03-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   NEAL'S SHOOTOUT SHOT SAILED OVER MacDONALD'S GLOVE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings rallied from a 4-0 deficit to force overtime, but lost a shootout t...
TIGS HUMBLE HOUSTON.....TIGERS 9, Houston 1, M 3/21/11 [ 03-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   VICTOR MARTINEZ HAD A PERFECT DAY AT THE PLATE<< @ KISSIMMEE, FL:       Tiger bats battered Astros pitching for most of the afternoon in a 9-1 Monday win, Det...
C-HOOP.....BATTLE OF BLUES.....S 3/20/11 [ 03-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   DUKE'S NOLAN SMITH (#2) SHOOTS OVER A PAIR OF WOLVERINES<< @ CHARLOTTE, NC:       Michigan faced the near impossible task of defeating top regional seeded and...
7TH STRAIGHT ROAD DEFEAT.....Atlanta 104, PISTONS 96, S 3/20/11 [ 03-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   HORFORD DUNKS FOR TWO OF HIS HAWKS-HIGH 18 POINTS<< @ ATLANTA, GA:       All it took to end the Pistons' modest two game winning string was a road trip. &nbs...
TIGS TOP ERROR PRONE NATS.....TIGERS 6, Washington 1, S 3/20/11 [ 03-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   JUSTIN VERLANDER (file photo)<< @ VIERA, FL       Justin Verlander continued to mow down Grapefruit LGE batters as the Tigers beat Washington 6-1 Sunday afternoo...
PREDS BITE WINGS AGAIN.....Nashville 3, RED WINGS 1, Sa 3/19/11 [ 03-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   BLUM (L) GOT THE GWG ON A POWER PLAY REBOUND<< @ NASHVILE, TN:       In a playoff type game the playoff position scrambling Predators beat the Red Wings 3-1...
STORMY ENDING.....Guelph 4, WHALERS 3, Sa 3/19/11 [ 03-19-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       DEF Sam Lofquist stepped up to score (#8) at 6:01/3 to snap a 3-all tie and give the visiting Guelph Storm a 4-3 Saturday night win over the Whalers. &nb...
REDHAWKS WIN CCHA TITLE.....Sa 3/19/11 [ 03-19-2011 ]
@ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Andy Miele, the nation's leading scorer, snapped a 2-all tie with 8:13 to play in regulation and Miami-of-Ohio went on to beat Western Michigan 5-2 Saturd...
DIRKS DELIVERS.....TIGERS 2, Atlanta (SS) 1, Sa 3/19/11 [ 03-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   DIRKS MAY HAVE A SUNNY FUTURE< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       Prospect OFielder Andy Dirks continued his excellent spring and tripled in both Tiger runs with 1-ou...
RARE FINISH.....PISTONS 99, New York 95, F 3/18/11 [ 03-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   CHRIS WILCOX (#9) DUNKED WHILE LANDRY FIELDS (#6) WATCHED<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Fourth quarter comebacks have been few and far in between for the...
WHALERS WIN ROAD FINALE.....WHALERS 4, Kitchener 1, F 3/18/11 [ 03-18-2011 ]
@ KITCHENER, ONT:       Outshot in every period and 46-30 in the game, the Whalers recovered from an early deficit to beat Kitchener 4-1 Friday night.       The road dec...
CCHA SEMIS.....WMU & MIAMI ADVANCE TO TITLE GAME.....3/18/11 [ 03-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   MIKE LEONE HAD A GOAL AND AN ASSIST FOR WMU<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       A four goal 1st-Per powered Miami-of-Ohio past Notre Dame 6-2 in the first Friday CCHA p...
TIGS GO DEEP TO BEAT BOSOX.....TIGERS 8, Boston (SS) 3, F 3/18/11 [ 03-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   RABURN (#25) GETS A HOME RUN WELCOME << @ FT. MYERS, FL:       Brennan Boesch, Ryan Raburn and prospect Andy Dirks homered to power the Tigers past Boston 8-3...
C-HOOP.....M MEN ADVANCE & TEXAS TOPS OU.....F 3/18/11 [ 03-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   HARDAWAY (#10) DUNKS PAST TENN's KENNY HALL (R)<< @ CHARLOTTE, NC:       Michigan manhandled Tennessee 75-45 Friday afternoon in the second round of the NCAA W...
C-HOOP.....SHY COMEBACK.....Th 3/17/11 [ 03-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   GO GREEN (#23)<< @ TAMPA, FL:       Getting crushed by 23-P at 64-41 with only 8:08 remaining, Michigan State went on a ferocious comeback bid to get within a...
MacDONALD FRUSTRATES JACKETS.....RED WINGS 2, Columbus 0, Th 3/17/11 [ 03-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   MacDONALD (M) KEEPS HIS EYE ON THE PUCK AS NASH (#61) AND ZETTERBERG (#40) LOOK ON<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       A healthy scratch the last two games, L-Wing Drew M...
DANNY IS WORTH A WIN.....TIGERS 4, Minnesota 3, Th 3/17/11 [ 03-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   DANNY WORTH (file photo)<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       Danny Worth's up-the-middle RBI-1B with nobody out in the B-9th scored Don Kelly from 2Base and gave the Ti...
WINGS EDGE CAPS IN SECOND PLACE SHOWDOWN.....RED WINGS 3, Washington 2, W 3/16/11 [ 03-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   WINGS HUG HENRIK (M) AS ZETTERBERG SCORED TWICE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Henrik Zetterberg snapped his slump with a pair of goals including the game-winner a...
PISTONS RIP RAPTORS.....PISTONS 107, Toronto 93, W 3/16/11 [ 03-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   RIP HAMILTON (#32) GOES AROUND DeMAR DeROZAN (#10) TO PUT UP A SHOT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons shot 51.9% (42-of-81) from the field and le...
PLYMOUTH EDGED ON ROAD IN OVERTIME.....Owen Sound 4, WHALERS 3 (OT), W 3/16/11 [ 03-16-2011 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:       Roman Berdnikov scored (#7) at 1:57 of overtime to give Owen Sound a 4-3 Wednesday night home ice win over the slumping Plymouth Whalers.      ...
PUJOLS POWERS CARDS.....St. Louis 9, TIGERS 4, W 3/16/11 [ 03-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   CHRIS CARPENTER OF THE CARDINALS (file photo)<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       Albert Pujols had his first homerun of the spring with 5-RBI to lead the St. Louis Ca...
BOSOX BEST BENGALS IN EXTRAS.....Boston 2, TIGERS 1 (10-INN), T 3/15/11 [ 03-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   NEW TIGER VICTOR MARTINEZ WENT 1-for-2 VS HIS FORMER BOSTON TEAMMATES<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       Two starting pitchers and two solo homers were the duel stories of the day...
V-MART CAPS RALLY.....TIGERS 4, Washington 2, M 3/14/11 [ 03-14-2011 ]
>>caption:   MARTINEZ HOMERED<< @ VIERA, FL:       The Tigers snapped a 1-all tie with a 3-R/T-6th and defeated Washington 4-2 Monday afternoon.       The win g...
SELECTION SUNDAY.....S 3/13/11 [ 03-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   UM FANS CHEER THEIR SUNDAY SELECTION<<       The NCAA men's basketball tournament selection committee was kind to Michigan, unkind to Oakland and gave Michi...
SOO HOUNDS PLYMOUTH AGAIN.....Sault Ste. Marie 4, WHALERS 2, S 3/13/11 [ 03-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   HEARD BEAT PERUGINI ON A PENALTY SHOT<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Stumbling toward the finish line with just three regular season games to go, the Whalers lost...
BENGALS SPRING SPLIT.....Houston (SS) 3, TIGERS (SS) 1...&...TIGERS (SS) 9, Baltimore 1, S 3/13/11 [ 03-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   CASPER WELLS WENT 4-for-4 WITH THREE XBH<<       In the final of three Tiger split squad doubleheaders of this Grapefruit LGE season, Detroit suffered a 3-1 hom...
LONG-BOMBED.....Denver 131, PISTONS 101, Sa 3/12/11 [ 03-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   WILCOX's BEST GAME OF THE SEASON WAS NOT NEAR ENOUGH<< @ DENVER, CO:       The Nuggets won all four quarters including a 38-27 advantage in the runaway 4th-Qtr...
DATSYUK DOES IT AGAIN.....RED WINGS 5, St. Louis 3, Sa 3/12/11 [ 03-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK (L) AND HOWARD (#35) CAME UP BIG FOR THE WINGS<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:       Pavel Datsyuk scored the game- winner for the second time in as many nights in...
TIGERS JOLT JAYS LATE.....TIGERS 4, Toronto 3, Sa 3/12/11 [ 03-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   BRAD PENNY WAS SOLID ON THE HILL SATURDAY<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers stretched their Grapefruit LGE winning streak to three straight with a Saturda...
C-HOOP.....3 OUTS.....Sa 3/12/11 [ 03-13-2011 ]
>>caption: KALIN LUCAS (#1) DRIVES AGAINST PENN STATE'S TIM FRAZIER (L)<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       Less than 24 hours after their best game of the season, a one-sided upset ov...
TOO MUCH THUNDER FOR DETROIT.....Oklahoma City 104, PISTONS 94, F 3/11/11 [ 03-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   JAMES HARDEN (#13) WAS OKLA-CITY's MICROWAVE AS DETROIT's AUSTIN DAYE (R) LOOKED ON<< @ OKLAHOMA CITY, OK:       A late 2nd-Qtr surge put Oklahoma City ahead t...
WINGS STEAL A WIN.....RED WINGS 2, Edmonton 1 (OT), F 3/11/11 [ 03-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   WINGS MOB PAVS (#13)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Trailing almost all night long, the Red Wings got goals in the final seconds of both regulation and overtime to...
OTTERS HAVE EASY TIME WITH PLYMOUTH.....Erie 5, WHALERS 1, F 3/11/11 [ 03-11-2011 ]
@ ERIE, PA:       The Otters took a 5-0 lead on their way to a 5-1 Friday night home ice win over the Whalers.       Plymouth has lost three of its last four games. &nb...
C-HOOP.....B10 QUARTERFINALS.....F 3./11/11 [ 03-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   HARDAWAY (#10) & MORRIS (#4 back left) LED THE VICTORS TO THE VICTORY<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       Michigan staged a marvelous comeback to beat Illinois 60-55...
TIGS WALK TO WIN.....TIGERS 7, St. Louis 4, F 3/11/11 [ 03-11-2011 ]
>>caption: CABRERA LAUNCHED HIS FIRST SPRING HOMERUN<< @ JUPITER, FL:       Phil Coke cruised on the hill and Miguel Cabrera busted out the whoopin' stick as the Tigers beat S...
VERLANDER HALTS SKID.....TIGERS 6, Florida (SS) 1, Th 3/10/11 [ 03-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   JUSTIN VERLANDER (file photo)<< @ JUPITER, FL:       Just like it was mid-season, Justin Verlander halted a Tiger two-game losing skid by going the first four...
C-HOOP.....SPARTANS SURVIVE B10 OPENER.....Th, 3/10/11 [ 03-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   DRAYMOND GREEN (#23) SHOOTS OVER IOWA's JARRYD COLE (#50)<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       Draymond Green carried Michigan State past Iowa 66-61 Thursday in the open...
HOT SPURS START TOO MUCH FOR DETROIT.....San Antonio 111, PISTONS 104, W 3/9/11 [ 03-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   T-MAC (#1) RETURNED TO ACTION<< @ SAN ANTONIO, TX:       The Spurs sank their first 14 field goal attempts and beat the Pistons 111-104 Wednesday night. &n...
LA TOO QUICK FOR WINGS.....Los Angeles 2, RED WINGS 1, W 3/9/11 [ 03-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   CAPT.NICK (#5) KNOCKS LAK's DUSTIN PENNER OFF THE PUCK<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Chased from the net when he gave up the first six goals of a 7-4 loss to Detro...
PHILS FOIL PORCELLO.....Philadelphia 5, TIGERS 3, W 3/9/11 [ 03-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   SCHNEIDER HAD THE BIG BLOW OF THE BALLGAME<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       Rick Porcello became the second Tiger starter to have a rocky outing in as many days as...
C-HOOP.....OAKLAND SPLITS DOUBLEHEADER.....T 3/8/11 [ 03-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   KEITH BENSON (#34) WAS GAME- HIGH IN THREE DIFFERENT CATEGORIES<< @ SIOUX FALLS, SD:       The Oakland University men's basketball team earned their second con...
FISH FRY MAX.....Florida 9, TIGERS 5, T 3/8/11 [ 03-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   MAX SCHERZER (file photo)<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       Max Scherzer was on the mound for the unlucky 13th start by a Tiger in Grapefruit LGE action this spring....
C-HOOP.....TARDY VALENTINE'S DAY FOR OU.....M 3/7/11 [ 03-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   VALENTINE HAD A CAREER NIGHT IN THE FROZEN PLAINS<< @ SIOUX FALLS, SD:       Top seed Oakland and host South Dakota State combined for an even 200 points in t...
SHINY PENNY.....TIGERS 2, NY Mets 1, M 3/7/11 [ 03-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   TWO V-MART GROUNDERS PRODUCED BOTH DETROIT RUNS<< @ PORT ST. LUCIE, FL:       RHP Brad Penny and prospect OFielder Andy Dirks were the standouts in the 2-1 Mo...
NO SWEET SOO FOR PLYMOUTH.....Sault Ste. Marie 4, WHALERS 1, S 3/6/11 [ 03-06-2011 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:       The Greyhounds snapped a 1-all tie with a late 2nd-Per goal and added two more in the 3rd as Sault Ste. Marie beat the visiting Plymouth Whalers 4-1...
PISTONS OUT-SHOOT WIZ.....PISTONS 113, Washington 102, S 3/6/11 [ 03-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE (#22) RETURNED TO TOP DETROIT WITH 20-P<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons survived 20-P-plus performances by three Wizards and out-gunned Wa...
C-HOOP.....LAST SECOND WAYNE TITLE WIN.....S 3/6/11 [ 03-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   WAYNE DEFENSE SURROUNDS TOP FERRIS SCORER JUSTIN KEENAN<<    @ BIG RAPIDS, MI:       Mike Hollingsworth scored a tip-in bucket with 1-sec left in regulat...
TIGS STALL ANDERSON COMEBACK BID.....TIGERS 2, Philadelphia (SS) 1, S 3/6/11 [ 03-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   COKE BECAME THE FIRST TIGER TO TOSS 4-IP<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers got a trio of B-9th singles to score a 2-1 walkoff win over onetime Tiger Matt...
WINGS COLLAPSE.....Phoenix 5, RED WINGS 4 (SO), Sa 3/5/11 [ 03-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   VRBATA (L) BEAT HOWARD (R) IN THE SHOOTOUT<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:       The Red Wings blew a 4-1/3rd-Per lead and lost 1-0 in a shootout for a 5-4 Saturday night Ph...
SPITFIRES SHOOT, WHALERS SCORE.....WHALERS 6, Windsor 2, Sa 3/5/11 [ 03-05-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers leap-frogged over Windsor in the OHL-West standings with a 6-2 win that wasn't as one-sided as the final score would indicate.     Th...
TIGER SPLIT SQUADS SPLIT A PAIR.....TIGERS (SS) 5, Houston (SS) 0...&...Toronto 7, TIGERS (SS) 4, Sa 3/5/11 [ 03-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   JUSTIN VERLANDER (file photo)<<       The Tigers played their second of three split squad doubleheaders Saturday and split the two road games, beating Houston 5-...
C-HOOP.....BRAGGING RIGHTS FOR UM.....Sa 3/5/11 [ 03-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   MORGAN JAMS TO PUT THE BREAKS ON MSU's COMEBACK ATTEMPT<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Michigan led from start to finish in a 70-63 Saturday matinee victory over Mic...
VALPO ENDS TITANS' SEASON.....Valparaiso 88, UDM 78, F 3/4/11 [ 03-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   MINNERATH'S SIXTH 20-P GAME OF THE SEASON COULDN'T SAVE THE TITANS<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:       Valparaiso defeated the Detroit Titans 88-78 Friday night in the...
SPIRIT GAIN SPLIT.....Saginaw 5, WHALERS 4, F 3/4/11 [ 03-04-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Josh Shalia scored (#43) with just 2:12 remaining in regulation to earn the Saginaw Spirit a 5-4 win Friday night and a home-&- home series split with the P...
BIRDS BLAST PAST BENGALS.....Baltimore 6, TIGERS 2, F 3/4/11 [ 03-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   PORCELLO PITCHED WELL FRIDAY AGAINST THE ORIOLES<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       RHP Rick Porcello made it 2-for-2 in scoreless outings this spring, but the Tigers...
SHARKS SURGE CONTINUES.....San Jose 3, RED WINGS 1, Th 3/3/11 [ 03-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   THORNTON (L) WAS TOO LATE TO PREVENT HOLMSTROM (R) FROM GETTING DET's LONE GOAL<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:       Dany Heatley scored twice to lead the San Jose Sharks...
BENGALS BUMBLE INTO WALKOFF DEFEAT.....Atlanta 4, TIGERS 3, Th 3/3/11 [ 03-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOESCH BLASTED A HOMER TO GIVE DETROIT THE EARLY LEAD<< @ DISNEY WORLD, FL:       The Tigers lost their second straight Grapefruit game Thursday afternoon, dro...
SHOT DOWN.....Anaheim 2, RED WINGS 1 (OT), W 3/2/11 [ 03-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   RYAN (R) BEAT HOWARD (L) ON A PENALTY SHOT OT-GWG<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       A rare overtime penalty shot goal by Anaheim's Bobby Ryan beat the Red Wings 2-1 la...
LOVE-LY LOSS.....Minnesota 116, PISTONS 105, W 3/2/11 [ 03-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   KEVIN LOVE (#42) BESTED GREG MONROE TO GET ONE OF HIS GAME-HIGH 20 REBOUNDS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The stagnant Pistons returned home to stand aroun...
C-HOOP.....COMFORTABLE SPARTAN & WARRIOR WINS.....W 3/2/11 [ 03-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   APPLING (#11) WAS NEAR-PERFECT SHOOTING<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       On "Senior Night" in East Lansing it was a freshman who stole the show for Michigan State....
FIRST TIGER LOSS & ZOOM AILING.....Houston (SS) 6, TIGERS 3, W 3/2/11 [ 03-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   TIGER CA ALEX AVILA (R) HOLDS THE BALL UP AFTER PUTTING THE TAG ON HUNTER PENCE (M)<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers suffered their first loss of the Gr...
RIP RETURNS BUT PISTONS LOSE AGAIN.....Milwaukee 92, PISTONS 90, T 3/1/11 [ 03-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   HAMILTON (L) CAME BACK WHILE DOOLING (R) LOOKS ON<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:       Rip Hamilton got out of the doghouse and into the lineup for the first time since F...
C-HOOP.....TITANS ROLL IN TOURNEY OPENER.....T 3/1/11 [ 03-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   CHASE SIMON TOPPED THE TITANS<< @ CALIHAN HALL:       Six Detroit Titans scored in double digits as UDM rolled over Loyola-of-Chicago 90-69 Tuesday night in...
TIGS TAKE TWO.....TIGERS (SS) 6, Toronto 2 & TIGERS (SS) 6, Philadelphia 2, T 3/1/11 [ 03-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA CLUBBED A 3-RUN DOUBLE<<       The Tigers played their first split squad doubleheader of the Grapefruit LGE season and beat both Toronto and Philadelphi...
EYE-OPENING PLYMOUTH WIN.....WHALERS 4, Saginaw 1, T 3/1/11 [ 03-01-2011 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:       The Whalers spotted the Spirit an early lead, then scored four unanswered goals in a 4-1 win at Saginaw Wednesday.       Gametime was 10:45am and eac...
WINGS SOLVE KINGS.....RED WINGS 7, Los Angeles 4, M 2/28/11 [ 03-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   NICK LIDSTROM'S POWER PLAY GOAL GAVE HIM AN NHL MILESTONE<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:       Jimmy Howard celebrated a new contract {see below} with his NHL-leading 31s...
MIGGY DEBUTS, TIGS STAY PERFECT.....TIGERS 6, NY Yankees 2, M 2/28/11 [ 02-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   WEARING LAST YEAR'S UNIFORM SHIRT, CABRERA (M) WATCHES BETWEEN DH AT-BATS<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       Miguel Cabrera made his exhibition debut as the Tigers...
TIGS SWEEP JAYS.....TIGERS 1, Toronto 0, S 2/27/11 [ 02-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   FREE AGENT SIGNEE BRAD PENNY GOT THE START IN DETROIT'S G-GRUIT HOME DEBUT<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers completed a Grapefruit LGE opening home-&-hom...
C-HOOP.....BOILERMAKERS BURY SPARTANS.....S 2/27/11 [ 02-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   DELVON ROE (#10) LOOKS ON AS TRAVIS CARROLL (#50) FOULS KALIN LUCAS (R)<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Kalin Lucas scored a game-high 23-P, but had almost no help...
SEASON'S-BEST POINTS PRODUCTION.....PISTONS 120, Utah 116, Sa 2/26/11 [ 02-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (#3) CARRIED THE LOAD FOR THE PISTONS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons out-gunned the Jazz 120-116 Saturday night for Detroit's first win...
HUDLER STRIKES TWICE.....RED WINGS 3, Buffalo 2 (SO), Sa 2/26/11 [ 02-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   HUDLER'S SECOND SATURDAY CELEBRATION<< @ BUFFALO, NY:       Jiri Hudler tied the game with under a minute to play in regulation and then won it with a shootou...
WHALERS SLAY KNIGHTS.....WHALERS 7, London 2, Sa 2/26/11 [ 02-26-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Trailing 2-0 by the 39-sec mark of the 2nd-Per the Whalers scored seven unanswered goals to beat London 7-2 Saturday night.       The final five...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/26/11 [ 02-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   HARDAWAY (#10) LED MICHIGAN PAST MINNY<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Michigan kept its own faint NCAA tournament hopes alive and likely snuffed-out those of Minn...
BENGALS WHITEWASH BLUE JAYS.....TIGERS 4, Toronto 0, Sa 2/26/11 [ 02-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   PHIL COKE WAS NEAR- PERFECT VS TORONTO<< @ DUNEDIN, FL:       This spring training's big Tiger project is to convert lefty Phil Coke from a reliever into a s...
JUST SIX VS THE 6ERS.....Philadelphia 110, PISTONS 94, F 2/25/11 [ 02-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   BENCHED FOR MISSING PRACTICE (L-to-R) WERE STUCKEY, McGRADY, WALLACE & WILCOX<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:       It could hardly be called a Palace Revolt because...
NOESEN DOOMS 67's.....WHALERS 4, Ottawa 3, F 2/25/11 [ 02-26-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       A pair of 3rd-Per power play goals gave Plymouth a 4-3 Friday night home ice win over Ottawa.       Five of the game's seven goals including all...
C-HOOP.....TITANS WIN REGULAR SEASON FINALE.....F 2/25/11 [ 02-26-2011 ]
@ DAYTON, OH:       The Detroit Titans were 77-67 Friday night winners at Wright State to wrap up regular season play at 16-15 overall with a 10-8 Horizon LGE record.    &n...
CABRERA WORKS OUT WHILE TIGS STOMP MOCS.....TIGERS 17, Fla-Southern 5, F 2/25/11 [ 02-25-2011 ]
>>caption:   CARLOS GUILLEN (R) JOINED HIS PAL MIGUEL CABRERA (L) IN WORKOUTS<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:       Miguel Cabrera began workouts Friday, finally in uniform followin...
LEHTONEN STARS FOR STARS.....Dalas 4, RED WINGS 1, Th 2/24/11 [ 02-25-2011 ]
>>caption:   LEHTONEN (L) STOPPED HOLMSTROM (R) HERE, BUT HOLMER SCORED LATER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen stoned the Red Wing shooters almost al...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/24/11 [ 02-25-2011 ]
@ MATTHAEI BLG GYM:       Wayne State's stumble to the GLIAC finish line continued in a 64-60 Thursday evening loss to Lake Superior State, WSU's first home court defeat of the sea...
NO D FOR DE-TROIT.....Indiana 102, PISTONS 101, W 2/23/11 [ 02-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   BRANDON RUSH DUNKED INDIANA TO THE WIN WITH 5.4-SEC TO PLAY<< @ INDIANAPOLIUS, IN:       The Pistons lost for the second consecutive night because their defe...
C-HOOP.....BADGERS BEAT BUZZER.....W 2/23/11 [ 02-23-2011 ]
>>caption:   JORDAN TAYLOR (#11) HAD A GAME-HIGH 20-P FOR THE VISITING BADGERS<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       The #12 nationally ranked Wisconsin Badgers avoided an Ann Arbor...
C-HOOP.....SUPER SPARTAN COMEBACK.....T 2/22/11 [ 02-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   LUCAS (R) LED MSU TO A SECOND STRAIGHT MUST WIN<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Trailing 47-40 with just 3:37 to play, Michigan State outscored Minnesota 13-1 the...
PISTONS OUT-RACED BY ROCKETS.....Houston 108, PISTONS 100, T 2/22/11 [ 02-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   PATRICK PATTERSON (R) SHOOTS OVER DET's AUSTIN DAYE... PATTERSON HAD A CAREER-HIGH 20-P<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Nothing really changed during the NB...
SHARKS HALT WINS WIN STRING.....San Jose 4, RED WINGS 3, T 2/22/11 [ 02-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   SETOGUCHI SCORED TWICE, INCLUDING THE GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Coming off a 3-0 road trip and a season-high five-game winning streak the Red Wings were...
TIGERNOTES.....M 2/21/11 [ 02-22-2011 ]
@ LAKELAND, FL:     Monday the Detroit Tigers announced the club has agreed to terms with six more players on contracts for the 2011 season: RHP  Robbie Weinhardt, LHPs Andy Ol...
SPIRIT BEAT PLYMOUTH AGAIN.....Saginaw 3, WHALERS 2 (SO), S 2/20/11 [ 02-20-2011 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:       The Spirit have dominated the Whalers this season and Saginaw beat Plymouth for the fourth time in six meetings via a 3-2 Sunday shootout at the middle destina...
SHOOTING IN THE WILD.....RED WINGS 2, Minnesota 1 (SO), S 2/20/11 [ 02-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   BERRTUZZI ENDED THE SHOOTOUT AND THE GAME<< @ ST. PAUL, MN:       The Red Wings completed a perfect 3-0 road trip with a Minnesota matinee Sunday shootout vi...
WHALERS EDGE WINDSOR.....WHALERS 4, Windsor 3, Sa 2/19/11 [ 02-19-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers got by Windsor 4-3 Saturday night in Plymouth to earn a weekend home-&-home split with the Spitfires.          Jeff Brown score...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/19/20 [ 02-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   KALIN LUCAS (L) SHOOTS OVER MUCH TALLER MIKE TISDALE (#54) OF ILLINOIS<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Kalin Lucas scored a game-high 25-P to give Michigan State a mu...
WINGS EDGE PANTHERS.....RED WINGS 4, Florida 3, F 2/18/11 [ 02-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK (#29) SCORED A GORGEOUS GOAL ON VOKOUN<< @ SUNRISE, FL:       Todd Bertuzzi scored twice including the game-winner to left the Red Wings past the Flor...
WINDSOR SPITS ON PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 7, WHALERS 5, F 2/18/11 [ 02-18-2011 ]
@ WINDSOR, ONT:       The Spitfires scored the game's final four goals in the last 5:56 of regulation and Windsor defeated the Whalers 7-5 Friday night.       Spitfires...
WINGS BLITZ BOLTS.....RED WINGS 6, Tampa Bay 2, Th 2/17/11 [ 02-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   HUDLER (#26) AND CLEARY (#11) CONGRATS DATSYUK (#A), WHO SCORED TWICE<<    @ TAMPA, FL:       Rookie GM Steve Yzerman has done a great job in getting Tam...
C-HOOP.....OU WINS SECOND CONSECUTIVE TITLE.....Th 2/17/11 [ 02-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   BENSON (L) AND HUDSON (R) BOTH HAD BIG NIGHTS FOR OU<< @ O'RENA:       Oakland University clinched its second straight Summit LGE men's basketball regular sea...
CABRERA ARRESTED.....Th 2/17/11 [ 02-17-2011 ]
@ FT. PIERCE, FL:       Tigers slugging 1Bman and 2010 AL MVP runner-up Miguel Cabrera was arrested late Wednesday on drunk driving charges in St. Lucie County, FLA.     ...
PISTONS PREVAIL IN OVERTIME.....PISTONS 115, Indiana 109 (OT), W 2/16/11 [ 02-16-2011 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE (#22) MISSED AT THE END OF REGULATION, BUT LED THE PISTONS TO VICTORY<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons let a 10-P/mid-4th-Qtr lead slip aw...
C-HOOP.....McCALLUM SHINES FOR UDM.....W 2/16/11 [ 02-16-2011 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans won their regular season home finale from Youngstown State Wednesday night, 91-79.       UDM was led by Fr-GD Ray McCallum Jr....
C-HOOP.....BUCKEYES BETTER DOWN THE STRETCH.....T 2/15/11 [ 02-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   WILLIAM BUFORD (#44) DRIVES AROUND MSU's DURRELL SUMMERS (L)<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Formerly ranked #1 Ohio State bounced back from its only defeat of the s...
UNHAPPY HOME.....Atlanta 94, PISTONS 79, Sa 2/14/11 [ 02-14-2011 ]
>>caption:   JOSH SMITH (#5) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT's CHRIS WILCOX (M) AND AUSTIN DAYE (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Like sweethearts who had a Valentine's Day break-...
BLAZERS BEAT PISTONS, AGAIN.....Portland 105, PISTONS 100, S 2/13/11 [ 02-13-2011 ]
>>caption:   PORTLAND's LeMAUCUS ALDRIDGE GOT CLOTHESLINED BY PISTON WILL BYNUM<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Portland Trail Blazers made it six straight wins over...
ORIGINAL 6 SWEEP.....RED WINGS 4, Boston 2, S 2/13/11 [ 02-13-2011 ]
>>caption: BERTUZZI GETS HIS SECOND GOAL ON THOMAS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings concluded an old fashioned, weekend home-&- home, Original Six series sweep of the B...
ATTACK SINKS WHALERS.....Owen Sound 2, WHALERS 1, Sa 2/12/11 [ 02-12-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Owen Sound attacked early to take a 2-0 lead, then held on for a 2-1 Saturday night win over the Whalers.       Cameron Brace (#9) at 3:10/1 and...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/12/11 [ 02-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   DREW VALENTINE CHEST-BUMPS REGGIE HAMILTON (#23) AFTER A 3-PT PLAY << @ O'Rena:       Reggie Hamilton scored a game- high 30-P (one shy of his season-high) a...
HEAT BEAT PISTONS.....Miami 106, PISTONS 92, F 2/11/11 [ 02-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   DWAYNE WADE (#3) SAILS PAST DETROIT DEFENDER TRACY McGRADY (#1)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The star-studded Miami Heat raced to an early lead and had the...
CLOSE AND THE CIGAR.....WHALERS 4, Mississauga 3, F 2/11/11 [ 02-11-2011 ]
@ MISSISAUGA, ONT:       Tyler G. Brown scored (#21) at 19:58/3 just before the end of regulation time to give the Plymouth Whalers a 4-3 Friday night win at Mississauga.   ...
WINGS BLOW OUT B's.....RED WINGS 6, Boston 1, F 2/11/11 [ 02-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   BERTUZZI (M) GETS CONGRATS FOR HIS SECOND OF TWO GOALS FRIDAY<< @ BOSTON, MA:       The Red Wings responded to coach Mike Babcock's tongue-lashing after Wed...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/10/11 [ 02-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   GREEN (#23) HAD   A GREAT NIGHT<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       History was made at the Izzone Thursday night as Michigan State led start to finish in a 75-57...
DUD DEFEAT.....Nashville 4, RED WINGS 1, W 2/9/11 [ 02-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   TOMAS HOLMSTROM (R) WAS BACK FROM INJURY, BUT STYMIED BY PREDS GOALIE PEKKA RINNE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The smell at ice level wasn't from dead fish float...
PISTONS CONTINUE CAVS COLLAPSE.....PISTONS 103, Cleveland 94, W 2/9/11 [ 02-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   RODNEY STUCKEY(R) DRIVES AROUND THE CAVS' RYAN HOLLINS (L)<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Piston bench players scored 61-P to lead Detroit past Cleveland 103-94...
C-HOOP.....W 2/9/11 [ 02-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   UM's MORGAN (#52) GETS A LATE GAME DUNK ON NORTHWESTERN<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Freshman forward Jordan Morgan scored a career-high 27-P Wednesday evening, bu...
SPURS DIG IN AT FINISH.....San Antonio 100, PISTONS 89, T 2/8/11 [ 02-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   SanAn's DeJUAN BLAIR (#45) SHOOTS OVER PISTON ROOKIE GREG MONROE (L)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons kept it close until the mid-4th-Qtr, then Sa...
DATSYUK RETURNS & SCORES IN WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 3, NY Rangers 2, M 2/7/11 [ 02-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK WAS IN FINE FORM AT BOTH ENDS OF THE ICE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Pavel Datsyuk celebrated his return to the lineup from a broken right wrist/hand w...
C-HOOP.....M 2/7/11 [ 02-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   BRYAN SMOTHERS LED WSU WITH 25-P {2nd story below]<< @ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans concluded a perfect 3-0 homestand by edging Horizon LGE leader C...
C-HOOP.....S 2/6/11 [ 02-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   JORDAN TAYLOR (#11) TRIPLES OVER MSU's DRAYMOND GREEN (L)<< @ MADISON, WI:       Setting the stage for a great day in the cheese state, Wisconsin steamrolled Mi...
RIP'S EXILE ENDS IN ROAD WIN.....PISTONS 89, Milwaukee 78, Sa 2/5/11 [ 02-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   HAMILTON (#32) PUTS IT UP OVER MILWAUKEE'S JOHN SALMONS<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:       Taken out of the doghouse and allowed to play for the first time in almost a mo...
EMPTY AGAIN.....Nashville 3, RED WINGS 0, Sa 2/5/11 [ 02-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   SHEA WEBER (L) BLASTED THIS ONLY GOAL NASHVILLE WOULD NEED AS DET's PATRICK EAVES (#17) WAS TOO LATE TO DEFEND<<    @ NASHVILLE, TN:       The Red Wings...
WHALERS OVERWHELM STING.....WHALERS 7, Sarnia 3, Sa 2/5/11 [ 02-05-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers overcame a 3-0/1st-Per deficit to score seven unanswered goals on 48 shots over the final two frames as Plymouth beat Sarnia 7-3 Saturday night...
C-HOOP.....TWO LOCALS WIN, BUT OAKLAND STREAK IS STOPPED.....Sa 2/5/11 [ 02-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   SIMON SEZ SHOOT<< @ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans put back-to-back wins together for the first time in almost a month (JAN 6TH & 8TH) when UDM beat Lo...
PISTONS NULLIFY NETS.....PISTONS 92, New Jersey 82, F 2/4/11 [ 02-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   GREG MONROE (#10) SHOOTS OVER NJ's BROOK LOPEZ (#11)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:          It was a very rare start-to-finish win for the Pistons Friday ni...
MASON JARS WINGS SHOOTERS.....Columbus 3, RED WINGS 0, F 2/4/11 [ 02-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   AMAZIN' MASON<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Blue Jackets scored once in each period as their goalie Steve Mason made 34-SV including a dozen in the 3rd-Per a...
RANGERS DOUBLE-UP PLYMOUTH.....Kitchener 6, WHALERS 3, F 2/4/11 [ 02-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   WINNING DEBUT FOR D'AMIGO<< @ KITCHENER, ONT:       Bolstered by the addition of L-Wing Jerry D'Amigo, the Kitchener Rangers beat the Plymouth Whalers 6-3 Friday...
PLYMOUTH COMEBACK.....WHALERS 6, Sarnia 5, Th 2/3/11 [ 02-04-2011 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:       Four consecutive 3rd-Per closing goals carried the Plymouth Whalers to a 6-5 Thursday night win at Sarnia.       Trailing 5-2, the Whaler comeback be...
C-HOOP.....TOP RANKED BUCKEYES ROLL OVER UM.....Th 2/3/11 [ 02-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   SULLINGER (#0) LIFTED OSU TO YET ANOTHER WIN OVER UofM<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Ohio State boosted its record to 23-0 for just the second time in OSU men's bask...
C-HOOP.....HAWKEYES HUMBLE MSU.....Iowa 72, MICHIGAN STATE 52, W 2/2/11 [ 02-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   MSU's KEITH APPLING (L) AND IOWA's MATT GATENS (R) DIVE FOR A LOOSE BALL<< @ IOWA CITY, IA:       A disappointing Spartan basketball season sank to a new low...
JACKSON POPS FOR BOBCATS.....Charlotte 97, PISTONS 87, W 2/2/11 [ 02-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON (#1) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT'S DAYE (#5)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Stephen Jackson scored his season-high of 39-P to anger the sparse Auburn Hills...
FIVE FOR FRANZEN.....RED WINGS 7, Ottawa 5, W 2/2/11 [ 02-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   BERTUZZI (#44) AND ZETTERBERG (M) CONGRATULATE FRANZEN (R) ON HIS 5TH GOAL<< @ OTTAWA, ONT:       Johan Franzen scored a career- high five goals including the...
KNICKS WIN RUN-&-GUN FROM SLUMPING PISTONS.....New York 124, PISTONS 106, S 1/30/11 [ 01-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   AMAR'E STOUDEMIRE SHOOTS OVER GREG MONROE (#10)<< @ NEW YORK, NY:       The Knickerbockers blew away the Pistons in the 4th-Qtr to win a 124-106 Sunday night...
SHINY SUNDAY.....S 1/30/11 [ 01-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   LIDSTROM (L) GUARDS POPULAR HOMETOWN HURRICANE FWD JEFF SKINNER<< @ RALEIGH, NC:       The only Red Wing representative at the annual NHL All-Star Game captaine...
C-HOOP.....WINS FOR MSU & UofM.....S 1/30/11 [ 01-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   LUCAS (#1) SCORED A GAME-HIGH 26-P VS THE HOOSIERS SUNDAY<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Draymond Green tied the game at 79 on a pair of free throws with 2.9-sec lef...
SUPERFIGHT FALLS SHORT OF HYPE.....Sa 1/29/11 [ 01-30-2011 ]
>>caption:   BRADLEY SHOWS OFF HIS BELTS<< @ PONTIAC SILVERDOME:       Timothy Bradley unified two portions of the world junior welterweight 140-lb boxing title (WBO & WBC)...
SPARTANS EDGE WOLVERINES AT THE JOE.....MICHIGAN STATE 2, MICHIGAN 1, Sa 1/29/11 [ 01-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   SPARTAN SENIOR JOEY SHEAN (L) GOT THE GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Michigan State edged Michigan 2-1 Saturday night to win their annual "Hockey Day In Michig...
MAHALEK STONES GENERALS.....WHALERS 4, Oshawa 0, Sa 1/29/11 [ 01-29-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Plymouth rookie back-up goalie Matt Mahalek made 36-SV to record his first career OHL shutout in a 4-0 Whalers win over visiting Oshawa Saturday night. &...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/29/11 [ 01-29-2011 ]
>>caption:   THE STORM COULDN'T FIGURE OUT A WAY TO STOP WSU<< @ PAINESVILLE, OH:       Wayne State routed Lake Erie College 77-47 in men's hoops Saturday afternoon. &nbs...
C-HOOP.....TITANS BLOW LEAD.....UW-Milwaukee 72, UDM 67, F 1/28/11 [ 01-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   TONY MEIER (file photo) KEYED THE PANTHER COMEBACK FRIDAY NIGHT<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:       The Detroit Titans let a first half 13-P lead slip away and fell behind...
FOUL DEFEAT.....Miami 88, PISTONS 87, F 1/28/11 [ 01-28-2011 ]
>>caption:   EDDIE HOUSE HIT THE WINNING MIAMI FREE THROWS<< @ MIAMI, FL:       LeBron James scored 39-P for Miami, but it was a pair of plays with under 7-sec to go whic...
DOGS DEFEAT PLYMOUTH IN SHOOTOUT.....Niagara 6, WHALERS 5 (S), F 1/28/11 [ 01-28-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Live by the shootout, die by the shootout.       After edging the Spitfires in a six round Thursday night shootout for a road win at Windsor, th...
WEDGEWOOD BACKSTOPS WHALERS OVER WINDSOR.....WHALERS 5, Windsor 4 (SO), Th 1/27/11 [ 01-27-2011 ]
@ WINDSOR, ONT:       Plymouth goaltender Scott Wedgewood made 57-SV through 65-mins, then five more in the shootout session to edge Windsor 6-5 Thursday night.       W...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/27/11 [ 01-27-2011 ]
>>caption:   UM's ZACK NOVAK (#0) LAUNCHES A TRIPLE OVER MSU's DELVON ROE (#10)<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan used a bunch of 3-pointers. most of them from Zack Novak,...
RETURN OF MR. BIG SHOT.....Denver 109, PISTONS 100, W 1/26/11 [ 01-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   BILLUPS (#1) HOOPS AS PISTONS STAND AND WATCH<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Chauncey Billups got hot late and made certain the Denver Nuggets held on to...
WINGS ENTER BREAK ON WINNING NOTE.....RED WINGS 3, New Jersey 1, W 1/26/11 [ 01-26-2011 ]
>>caption:   BRODEUR (#30) STOPPED FRANZEN (#93) ON THIS 3rd-PER SHOT, BUT THE MULE BEAT BRODEUR LATER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings scored twice in the 3rd-Per...
MAGICAL WIN FOR DETROIT.....PISTONS 103, Orlando 96, M 1/24/11 [ 01-24-2011 ]
>>caption:   McGRADY (R) SHOOTS OVER ORLANDO'S HOWARD (#12)<< @ ORLANDO, FL:       The Pistons got high double digit scoring from five different players and a surprise ra...
GALARRAGA TRADED TO ARIZONA.....M 1/24/11 [ 01-24-2011 ]
      Armando Galarraga's checkered Tiger career came to a close Monday when the RHander was traded to Arizona for a pair of lower level pitching prospects.       Six day...
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....M 1/24/11 [ 01-23-2011 ]
      The Tigers will at long last retire the #11 uniform of the late Sparky Anderson this coming season.       The words "shameful insult" don't adequately describe the...
BOUNCE BACK WIN.....PISTONS 75, Phoenix 74, Sa 1/22/11 [ 01-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE PACED THE PISTONS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       After an awful effort in an embarrassing Friday night defeat at lowly New Jersey, the Pistons return...
PLYMOUTH PASTES OTTERS.....WHALERS 6, Erie 2, Sa 1/22/11 [ 01-22-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers took a 3-0/1st-Per lead, were up 4-0 at second intermission and skated to a 6-2 home win over Erie Saturday night.       Four Whalers...
HAWKS FLY BY WINGS.....Chicago 4, RED WINGS 1, Sa 1/22/11 [ 01-22-2011 ]
>>caption:   KOPECKY (#82) GOT INSIDE OF RAFALSKI (#28) TO PUT THE PUCK PAST HOWARD (goalie) FOR THE SECOND TIME IN THE 2ND-PER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       After a stretch o...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/22/11 [ 01-22-2011 ]
@ COLUMBUS, OH:       A buzzer-beating 3-pointer from just inside half court by Wayne State's Ian Larkin gave the Warriors a 69-66 Saturday matinee win at Ohio Dominican.    &...
NETS NOTCH GOING AWAY WIN.....New Jersey 89, PISTONS 74, F 1/21/11 [ 01-21-2011 ]
>>caption:   NJ's BROOK LOPEZ (L) IS FOULED BY DET's CHRIS WILCOX<< @ NEWARK, NJ:       A familiar 2nd-H fade handed the Pistons an 0-for-2 eastern road trip in an 89-74...
BATTALION BESTS PLYMOUTH.....Brampton 3, WHALERS 2 (SO), F 1/21/11 [ 01-21-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Ian Watters scored the only goal of the shootout session to give Brampton a 3-2 comeback win at Plymouth Friday night.       The Whalers took a...
WINGS GET WIN AND (MAYBE) NABAKOV.....RED WINGS 4, St. Louis 3 (OT), Th 1/20/11 [ 01-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   EAVES CELEBRATES HIS 1ST-PER GOAL, THE GAME'S FIRST<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:          After the Red Wings squandered a 3-0 lead, Darren Helm delivered a 4-3 ove...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/20/11 [ 01-20-2011 ]
>>caption:   WSU's JERRY ODEN SHOOTS<< @ MATTHAEI BLG GYM:       Wayne State rebounded from its lone GLIAC men's basketball defeat of the season (last Saturday at Findlay)...
BEATEN IN BEANTOWN.....Boston 86, PISTONS 82, W 1/19/11 [ 01-19-2011 ]
>>caption:   BOSTON'S PAUL PIERCE (#34) GOES AROUND DET's TRACY McGRADY FOR TWO OF HIS GAME- HIGH 22-P<< @ BOSTON, MA:       The Pistons and their season- high 3-game wi...
PENS POUNCE ON WINGS.....Pittsburgh 4, RED WINGS 1, T 1/18/11 [ 01-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   CHRIS CONNER (L) BEAT JOEY MacDONALD (R) ON A PENALTY-SHOT<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       The Penguins were without Sid The Kid, but the Red Wings were minus eight...
C-HOOP.....MSU & UM LOSE ON ROAD.....T 1/18/11 [ 01-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   PAUL (L) AND LUCAS (R) LED THEIR TEAMS IN SCORING<< @ CHAMPAIGN, IL:       Both teams scored a bunch in a fast-paced beginning, each team went stone cold from...
GALARRAGA AGREES, THEN GETS CUT.....T 1/18/11 [ 01-18-2011 ]
>>caption:   ARMANDO GALARRAGA (file photo)<< @ COMERICA PARK:       At 9:01am/ET Tuesday the Tigers announced RHP Armando Galarraga had avoided arbitration by coming to a...
PISTONS STREAK.....PISTONS 103, Dallas 89, M 1/17/11 [ 01-17-2011 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (#3) LED DETROIT WITH 20-P<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons shot a scorching 65% from the field in the 2nd-H to pull away from Dallas 103-...
SPIRITED WHALER RALLY.....WHALERS 4, Saginaw 3, M 1/17/11 [ 01-17-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers stormed back from an early 3-1 deficit with three unanswered 3rd-Per goals to edge OHL-West leading Saginaw 4-3 in an MLK Day matinee.  ...
C-HOOP.....VALPO VICTIMIZES TITANS.....S 1/16/11 [ 01-16-2011 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans had entered the weekend in a 3-way tie for the Horizon LGE men's basketball top spot. However, after a pair of one- sided defeats, UDM fin...
PISTONS CLIP KINGS WITH STRONG 3RD-QTR.....PISTONS 110, Sacramento 106, Sa 1/15/11 [ 01-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   BYNUM (#12) BAILED OUT DET<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The third quarter has been the bane of the Pistons' 2010-11 existance.       But, not so...
MULE MAKES MacDONALD A WINNER.....RED WINGS 6, Columbus 5 (OT), Sa 1/15/11 [ 01-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   WINGS MOB FRANZEN (R) FOR HIS OT GAME-WINNING GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Johan Franzen scored just 45-sec into overtime to give third string goalie Joey...
PLYMOUTH ROUTS STING.....WHALERS 8, Sarnia 2, Sa 1/15/11 [ 01-15-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Rickard Rakell was the hero for a second consecutive night as Plymouth swept a home-&-home series from Sarnia, 8-2 Saturday.       Rakell scored...
C-HOOP.....HISTORIC GAME FOR MSU.....Sa 1/15/11 [ 01-15-2011 ]
>>caption:   GREEN GRABS A LOOSE BALL<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State was extended to a second consecutive overtime home game and for a second straight time Draymo...
BUTLER BLASTS TITANS.....Butler 87, UDM 63, F 1/14/11 [ 01-14-2011 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       Butler emphatically swatted aside a Horizon LGE men's basketball standings contender Friday night by defeating the Detroit Titans 87-63.       The...
RED WINGS LOSE HOWARD, HOLMSTROM & GAME.....Columbus 3, RED WINGS 2 (SO), F 1/14/11 [ 01-14-2011 ]
>>caption:   HOLMER GETS HURT NEAR THE NET<< COLUMBUS, OH:       The Red Wings lost a 3-2 shootout at Columbus Friday night after starting goaltender Jimmy Howard was inj...
BACKCOURT TOPS T-O.....PISTONS 101, Toronto 95, F 1/14/11 [ 01-14-2011 ]
>>caption:   DETROIT"s CHRIS WILCOX (L) AND TORONTO's ANDREA BARGNANI (R) CHASE A LOOSE BALL<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       The Pistons posted just their second win in six outing...
RAKELL PRODUCES FOR PLYMOUTH.....WHALERS 6, Sarnia 5 (OT), F 1/14/11 [ 01-14-2011 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:       Rickard Rakell scored on the power play just 14-sec into overtime to give the Whalers a 6-5 Friday night win at Sarnia.       Plymouth stopped a two-...
JOEL'S SALARY ZOOMS UPWARD.....F 1/14/11 [ 01-14-2011 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers avoided arbitration with oft-injured flamethrower Joel Zumaya Friday as the RHanded reliever agreed to a new one-year contract.     ...
C-HOOP.....WSU ROLLS OVER CHARGERS.....Th 1/13/11 [ 01-13-2011 ]
@ HILLSDALE, MI:       The Wayne State men's basketballers remained unbeaten in GLIAC play with a 66-52 win at Hillsdale Thursday evening.       The loss by the Charg...
NEW-LOOK LINEUP DOESN'T WORK.....Memphis 107, PISTONS 99, W 1/12/11 [ 01-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   ZACH RANDOLPH (#50) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT'S CHRIS WILCOX AT A LARGELY EMPTY PALACE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       A new starting five started fast for the Pis...
PLYMOUTH FALLS TO SPIRIT AGAIN.....Saginaw 4, WHALERS 3, W 1/12/11 [ 01-12-2011 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:     The Spirit took a 2-0 lead just past the midpoint of the game, one of their three two-goal leads in the contest, and then hung on for a 4-3 decision over the Ply...
C-HOOP.....WOLVERINES FALL TO BUCKEYES.....W 1/12/11 [ 01-12-2011 ]
>>caption:   MORRIS (#4) COULDN'T LIFT MICHIGAN PAST OHIO STATE<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       On a day where Michigan introduced its new head football coach, there was a hard-fo...
NEW DEAL FOR RABURN.....W 1/12/11 [ 01-12-2011 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers announced agreement on a new two-year contract for LF Ryan Raburn.       Terms were undisclosed. It is reported Raburn's earnings w...
UM PLACES ITS HOPES ON HOKE.....T 1/11/11 [ 01-11-2011 ]
      Michigan AD David Brandon met with the Wolverine football team at 4pm Tuesday to inform the squad Brady Hoke had been hired as new UofM head coach.       The unive...
STATE RALLIES TO EDGE BADGERS.....MICHIGAN STATE 64, Wisconsin 61 (OT), T 1/11/11 [ 01-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   GREEN GAVE MSU A WIN<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Only time will tell if Tuesday's game saved a Michigan State men's basketball season which had begun to slip away...
HOWIE CHASED IN DEFEAT.....Colorado 5, RED WINGS 4, M 1/10/11 [ 01-11-2011 ]
>>caption:   WINGS ROOKIE JAN MURSAK SCORED HIS FIRST NHL GOAL MONDAY<< @ DENVER, CO:       Detroit goalie Jimmy Howard allowed four goals on the first 10 enemy shots befo...
ANOTHER CHI-TOWN FADEAWAY.....Chicago 95, PISTONS 82, M 1/10/11 [ 01-10-2011 ]
>>caption:   DERRICK ROSE (with ball) LAYS IT UP OVER DETROIT'S CHRIS WILCOX<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Back on October 30TH the Pistons blew a   21-P lead in a 101-91 loss...
JAYHAWKS STAY UNBEATEN WITH OVERTIME WIN IN ANN ARBOR.....Kansas 67, MICHIGAN 60 (OT), S 1/9/11 [ 01-09-2011 ]
>>caption:   MARKIEFF MORRIS (#21) SWATS THE BALL AWAY FROM UofM's TIM HARDAWAY JR (#10)<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Extended to overtime after blowing a 13-P/2nd-H lead (41-...
HAPPY HUDLER GIVES WINGS & HOWARD SECOND STRAIGHT SHOOTOUT VICTORY.....RED WINGS 2, Vancouver 1 (SO), Sa 1/8/11 [ 01-08-2011 ]
>>HOWARD WAS PERFECT A THE SECOND SHOOTOUT IN TWO NIGHTS<< @ VANCOUVER, BC:       After being extended to only one shootout (a loss) all season, the Red Wings were in back-to-...
PISTONS EDGE 6ERS.....PISTONS 112, Philadelphia 109 (OT), Sa 1/8/11 [ 01-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   DAYE DUNKED IN OT TO CONCLUDE A PERSONAL 8-0 RUN<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Austin Daye came up big Saturday night to lift the Pistons past Philadelphia...
PLYMOUTH STUNG AT HOME.....Sarnia 4, WHALERS 2, Sa 1/8/11 [ 01-08-2011 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Three late game unanswered goals gave Sarnia a 4-2 Saturday night win at Plymouth.     The Whalers saw their 3-game winning streak, all on the road...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1.8/11 [ 01-08-2011 ]
>>caption:   PSU's TALOR BATTLE (with ball) DROVE AROUND MSU's KORIE LUCIOUS (#34) FOR THE CLINCHING BUCKET<< @ STATE COLLEGE, PA:       Michigan State managed to reasonab...
BERT & HOWIE STAR IN SHOOTOUT.....RED WINGS 5, Calgary 4 (SO), F 1/7/11 [ 01-07-2011 ]
>>caption:   BERTUZZI SCORED THE SHOOTOUT GAME-WINNER<< @ CALGARY, AB:       Todd Bertuzzi scored the only goal of the shootout session and Jimmy Howard stopped all three...
WHALERS STIFLE STORM.....WHALERS 4, Guelph 1, F 1/7/11 [ 01-07-2011 ]
@ GUELPH, ONT:       The Whalers skated to their third straight win, all on the road, with a 4-1 Friday night victory at Guelph.       The Whalers led all the way and Rob...
C-HOOP.....WINS FOR OU & UDM.....Th 1/6/11 [ 01-06-2011 ]
>>caption:   TRAVIS BADER SCORED A CAREER-HIGH 18-P FOR THE GRIZ<< @ O'RENA:       Oakland led by as many as 21 late in the 1st-H, took a 19-P lead into halftime (50-31) an...
BROWN BESTS SPITS IN OVERTIME.....WHALERS 5, Windsor 4 (OT), Th 1/6/11 [ 01-06-2011 ]
@ WINDSOR, ONT:       Tyler Brown took a pass from Rickard Rakell and scored on the only shot by either team in overtime with just 16-sec left prior to a potential shootout and the...
C-HOOP.....BADGERS BLITZ M-MEN.....W 1/5/11 [ 01-05-2011 ]
>>caption:   BADGER JON LEUER SHOOTS OVER A PAIR OF WOLVERINES<< @ MADISON, WI:       Trailing 28-26 after a sloppy first half home court performance, Wisconsin ran past Mi...
RODRIGUEZ FINALLY FIRED.....W 1/5/11 [ 01-05-2011 ]
@ ANN ARBOR, MI:       Michigan has officially fired head football coach Rich Rodriguez a day after his ouster was widely reported by a variety of sources.       After...
LAKERS ROMP AFTER INTERMISSION.....LA Lakers 108, PISTONS 83, T 1/4/11 [ 01-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   IT WAS AN HISTORIC NIGHT FOR LAKER KOBE BRYANT<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:       The Pistons ended an 0-for-3 western road trip with a Tuesday late night loss at the...
BERT BEATS OILERS LATE.....RED WINGS 5, Edmonton 3, T 1/4/11 [ 01-04-2011 ]
>>caption:   DRAPER CELEBRATES HIS 3RD GOAL OF THE SEASON AND DETROIT'S 3RD OF THE GAME<< @ EDMONTON, AB:       Todd Bertuzzi scored twice including the game-winner to end...
RICH ROD OUT (?).....T 1/4/11 [ 01-04-2011 ]
      Rich Rodriguez remains as Michigan Wolverines head football coach...for the moment.       Multiple sources and media outlets reported Rodriguez'   ouster Tuesda...
JAZZ JILT PISTONS.....Utah 102, PISTONS 97, M 1/3/11 [ 01-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   TAYSHAUN PRINCE (#22) SHOOTS OVER UTAH'S KYRYLO   FESENKO (#44)<< @ SALT LAKE CITY, UT:       In a tight contest featuring 15 ties and 11 lead changes, th...
C-HOOP.....SPARTANS HOLD ON TO TOP WILDCATS.....M 1/3/11 [ 01-03-2011 ]
>>caption:   GREEN (#23) SAVED MSU FROM A LATE FATAL FADE<< @ EVANSTON, IL:       Michigan State had to hold on to edge Northwestern 65-62 Monday night.       Dr...
CZARNIK ENDS PLYMOUTH SKID.....WHALERS 6, Sault Ste. Marie 4, S 1/2/11 [ 01-02-2011 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:       Robbie Czarnik scored the three goal Hat Trick including getting the game-winner and added a pair of assists in a 6-4 Whalers win at Sault Ste. Marie...
PHILLY FILLETED.....Philadelphia 3, RED WINGS 2, S 1/2/11 [ 01-02-2011 ]
caption:   FORMER RED WING VILLE LEINO (L) LOOKS TO GET AROUND DETROIT DEF RUSLAN SALEI (R)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       A 3-goal 2nd-Per blitz put the Red Wings too far beh...
C-HOOP.....WOLVERINE COMEBACK.....S 1/2/11 [ 01-02-2011 ]
>>caption:    MICHIGAN'S DARIUS MORRIS (top) DEFENDS VS PENN STATE'S TALOR BATTLE - EACH LED THEIR TEAM IN SCORING SUNDAY<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Michigan shot 60.9% (1...
LIONS END ON HIGH NOTE.....LIONS 20, Minnesota 13, S 1/2/11 [ 01-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   SUH (bottom) & FRIENDS WRAP-UP MINNY'S ADRIAN PETERSON<< @ FORD FIELD:       The sellout crowd came to see a fourth consecutive Lions win and Brett Favre's FI...
C-HOOP.....TITANS TOPPED IN OVERTIME.....Sa 1/1/11 [ 01-02-2011 ]
>>caption:   MINNERATH HAD A NEW CAREER-HIGH OF 21-P IN A UDM LOSS<<    @ CALIHAN HALL:       A desperation 30-foot triple by UW-Milwaukee's Kaylon Williams with 1-sec...
CFB.....EMPTY BOWLS.....Sa 1/1/11 [ 01-01-2011 ]
>>caption:   BAMA's COURTNEY UPSHAW SACKS MSU's KIRK COUSINS<< @ ORLANDO, FL:       Michigan State won the pre-game coin toss and deferred.       Bad decision....
PISTONS FLOUNDER IN PHOENIX.....Phoenix 92, PISTONS 75, F 12/31/10 [ 12-31-2010 ]
>>caption:   STEVE NASH (#13) SPEEDS AROUND DET's BEN GORDON (#7)<< @ PHOENIX, AZ:       Down 24-14 at the end of the opening quarter, the Pistons never recovered and los...
ISLES EDGE WINGS ON OT POWER PLAY.....NY Islanders 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), F 12/31/10 [ 12-31-2010 ]
>>caption:   DET's JOHAN FRANZEN (M) HAD HIS STICK BROKEN BY A SLASH IN OT, BUT NO PENALTY WAS CALLED<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Looking like they had a premature New Year'...
C-HOOP.....MSU FINDS RANGE, OUT-GUNS GOPHERS.....F 12/31/10 [ 12-31-2010 ]
>>caption: SUMMERS SKIES FOR MSU<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Unable to sink from long range in the opening half, Michigan State took the lead for good when they began to pop the 3...
RANGERS EDGE PLYMOUTH.....Kitchener 2, WHALERS 1, Th 12/30/10 [ 12-30-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The December swoon continued for the Plymouth Whalers Thursday night in a 2-1 home ice loss to the Kitchener Rangers.       Playing their third g...
C-HOOP.....TITANS & GRIZZLIES ARE WINNERS.....Th 12/30/10 [ 12-30-2010 ]
>>caption:   NICK MINNERATH WAS ONE OF FIVE DOUBLE DIGIT TITANS<< @ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans showed no ill effects from their holiday layoff, returning to Ho...
GLI FINALS.....WOLVERINES WIN TITLE.....Th 12/30/10 [ 12-30-2010 ]
>>caption:   UM RULES AGAIN AT GLI<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Michigan Wolverines edged Colorado College 6-5 Thursday night and UofM won its 14th Great Lakes Invitati...
HAT FOR EAVES, PERFECT TRIP FOR WINGS.....RED WINGS 7, Dallas 3, W 12/29/10 [ 12-29-2010 ]
>>caption:   EAVES (#17) HAD HIS BEST GAME AS A RED WING<< @ DALLAS, TX:       Patrick Eaves scored his first career NHL Hat Trick, his empty- netter capping six unanswer...
T-MAC TAKES CHARGE.....PISTONS 104, Boston 92, W 12/29/10 [ 12-29-2010 ]
>>caption:   T-MAC (L) BATTLED PAST K.G. (R) AT THE PALACE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Tracy McGrady got the start at point guard in place of Rodney Stuckey (stomach...
STINGING PLYMOUTH DEFEAT.....Sarnia 4, WHALERS 2, W 12/29/10 [ 12-29-2010 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:       The Whalers lost for the fifth time in six games, all those defeats on the road, and dropped a 4-2 Wednesday night decision at Sarnia.       The Stin...
GLI SEMIS.....C.C. & UofM ADVANCE.....W 12/29/10 [ 12-29-2010 ]
>>caption:   MSU's LEE REIMER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Michigan State hadn't played in 18 days and it showed.       The rusty Spartans fell behind 5-2, then a...
R.I.P. BILL LAJOIE.....T 12/28/10 [ 12-28-2010 ]
      Former Tiger General Manager Bill Lajoie passed away in his sleep Tuesday afternoon at his home in Osprey, FLA   at age 76.       Lajoie's baseball career span...
C-HOOP.....MORRIS PENALIZED. UM LOSES.....T 12/28/10 [ 12-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   UM's TIM HARDAWAY JR. (L) CAN'T STOP PURDUE's E'TWAUN MOORE<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Michigan and Purdue opened the Big Ten men's basketball season Tuesday afte...
WHALERS DOUBLE-UP OTTERS.....WHALERS 4, Erie 2, T 12/28/10 [ 12-28-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers returned from Christmas vacation to defeat Erie 4-2 in a Tuesday matinee.     The decision snapped a four game Plymouth losing streak,...
THIRD TIME A CHARM, OZZIE GETS #400 IN OVERTIME.....RED WINGS 4, Colorado 3 (OT), M 12/27/10 [ 12-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL AND A PICTURE OF CONCENTRATION<< @ DENVER, CO:       Chris Osgood, Nick Lidstrom and the Red Wing special teams were outstanding M...
BOBCATS BEST DETROIT IN SILAS DEBUT.....Charlotte 105, PISTONS 100, M 12/27/10 [ 12-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   PAUL SILAS LIKED WHAT HE SAW IN HIS FIRST GAME AS NEW COACH OF THE BOBCATS<< @ CHARLOTTE, NC:       The Pistons lost for the second time in as many nights, 10...
PIZZA PARTY FOR PANTHERS.....FIU 34, Toledo 32, S 12/26/10 [ 12-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   T.Y. HILTON (#4) LEAPS OVER THE GOAL LINE ON A KICKOFF RETURN TD TO START THE FIU COMEBACK<< @ FORD FIELD:       Playing in the first bowl game in the nine ye...
WINGS TAME WILD, LOSE CLEARY TO INJURY.....RED WINGS 4, Minnesota 1, S 12/26/10 [ 12-26-2010 ]
>>caption: MINNY'S CHUCK KOBASEW (top) CRASHES DETROIT'S JIMMY HOWARD (bottom), BUT HOWIE MADE THE SAVE<< @ ST. PAUL, MN:       The Red Wings played an effective game of keepawa...
BATTLING BULLS BEAT DETROIT IN OVERTIME.....Chicago 95, PISTONS 92 (OT), S 12/26/10 [ 12-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   DETROIT'S TAYSHAUN PRINCE (#22) GOES AROUND KURT THOMAS (#40) OF THE BULLS IN OVERTIME<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Carlos Boozer scored a game-high 31-P...
HENNE HANDS LIONS A BOXING DAY GIFT.....LIONS 34, Miami 27, S 12/26/10 [ 12-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   LIONS LB DeANDRE LEVY ESCAPES A TACKLE TRY BY MIAMI'S JOHN KERRY   TO SCORE THE GAME- WINNING TOUCHDOWN ON AN INT<< @ MIAMI, FL:       The Lions scored 17...
OZ STAYS STUCK SHY OF MILESTONE.....St. Louis 4, RED WINGS 3, Th 12/23/10 [ 12-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   DET's DREW MILLER (#20) CRACKS ADAM CRACKNELL (#79) OF THE BLUES INTO THE BOARDS<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:       The Blues took a 4-1 lead by the 5:51 mark of the 2n...
C-HOOP.....OSU DEFEATS OU & M-MEN BEAT BRYANT.....Th 12/23/10 [ 12-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   BUCKEYE DAVID LIGHTY (R) SHOOTS OVER OAKLAND'S KEITH BENSON<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       The Golden Grizzlies were gassed and it showed.       Playing th...
HANK SINKS CANUCKS IN OVERTIME.....RED WINGS 5, Vancouver 4 (OT), W 12/22/10 [ 12-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   ZETTERBERG (#40) BROUGHT THE CROWD TO ITS FEET WITH HIS GW-OT GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Henrik Zetterberg scored twice (#11 &   #12) including the...
HAMILTON RIPS RAPTORS.....PISTONS 115, Toronto 93, W 12/22/10 [ 12-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   T-MAC (#1) HAD HIS SEASON- HIGH OF 17-P VS HIS ONETIME TORONTO TEAMMATES<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       It took a demotion from the starting lineup to light a fire...
C-HOOP.....LONGHORNS STAMP-OUT SPARTANS.....W 12/22/10 [ 12-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   TEXAN TRISTAN THOMPSON (#13) DUNKS AS TEAMMATE ALEXIS WANGMENE (#20) BLOCKS OUT STATE'S DERRICK NIX (background Lwr Left)<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       There will...
C-HOOP.....VALPO STUNS GRIZ.....Valparaiso 103, OAKLAND 102, T 12/21/10 [ 12-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   WILL HUDSON (R) HAD HIS 2ND DOUBLE-DOUBLE OF THE SEASON<<      @ O'RENA:       Reggie Hamilton and Larry Wright combined for 50-P, but Oakland had its 16 g...
C-HOOP.....GRIZZLIES BEAT NEIGHBORS.....OAKLAND 103, ROCHESTER COLLEGE 79, M 12/20/10 [ 12-20-2010 ]
>>caption:   OU's LARRY WRIGHT POSTED HIS SECOND CAREER DOUBLE-DOUBLE<< @ O'RENA:       Oakland University victimized its northern suburban neighbors of Rochester College 10...
BYNUM & MAXIELL BEAT HORNETS AT THE END.....PISTONS 111, New Orleans 108 (OT), S 12/19/10    [ 12-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   MAXIELL'S DUNK PUT THE CAPPER ON THE OVERTIME WIN<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Will Bynum and Jason Maxiell combined to complete a Piston comeback overti...
ERIKSSON STARS FOR BIG-D.....Dallas 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), S 12/19/10 [ 12-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   MORROW (#10) SCORED TO TIE IT TWICE ON OSGOOD (#30)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       A left circle wrister by Loui Eriksson (#14) at 4:18 of overtime gave Dallas a 4...
LIONS GET ROAD WIN...LIONS 23, Tampa Bay 20 (OT), S, 12/18/10 [ 12-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   KICKER RAYNER (#3) AND HOLDER HARRIS (R) CELEBRATE THE OVERTIME WINNING BOOT<< @ TAMPA, FL:       Dave Rayner kicked three field goals, the second at the end o...
BULLS BEAT PLYMOUTH.....Belleville 3, WHALERS 1, Sa 12/18/10 [ 12-18-2010 ]
@ BELLEVILLE, ONT:     The song goes "I'll Be Home For Christmas" and the Whalers are glad of that.     Plymouth lost at Belleville 3-1 Saturday night to conclude an 0-fo...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/18/10 [ 12-18-2010 ]
>>caption:   UM's NOVAK (#0) MOVES AROUND OU's HUDSON<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Fresh from an upset at #7-ranked Tennessee, Oakland was stopped cold in Ann Arbor Saturday af...
CUP CHAMPS GROUND WINGS.....Chicago 4, RED WINGS 1, F 12/17/10 [ 12-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   KOPECKY (#82) SCORED TWICE, ONCE ON HOWIE (R) AND ONCE INTO AN EMPTY DETROIT NET<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Blaclkhawks beat the Red Wings 4-1 Friday night in...
GRIFFIN SAILS CLIPPERS TO VICTORY.....LA Clippers 109, PISTONS 88, F 12/17/10 [ 12-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   GRIFFIN STUFFS PISTONS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       How bad are the Pistons this season?       Shortly after tying the franchise record for wors...
MORE PLYMOUTH ROAD WOES.....Oshawa 3, WHALERS 2, F 12/17/10 [ 12-17-2010 ]
@ OSHAWA, ONT:       The Whalers dropped their third in a row on the road, 3-2 at Oshawa Friday night.       The Generals scored three consecutive goals including a pai...
ORDONEZ RENEWAL FINALIZED.....F 12/17/10 [ 12-17-2010 ]
      The Tigers formally announced a new contract for RFielder Magglio Ordonez Friday, one day after word of the impending deal became public knowledge.       Terms were...
COLTS EDGE PLYMOUTH.....Barrie 4, WHALERS 3, Th 12/16/10 [ 12-16-2010 ]
@ BARRIE, ONT:       The Whalers lost their second straight, both on the road, 4-3 Thursday night at Barrie.       A 3-goal Colts 1st-Per, part of four consecutive goals...
C-HOOP.....WAYNE DOWNS ODU.....Th 12/16/10 [ 12-16-2010 ]
@ MATTHAEI BLG. GYM:       The Wayne State men's basketballers played their final pre-Christmas home game and stayed undefeated in GLIAC action (4-0) in an 81-69 win over first year...
THE NICKS BOTH CLICK.....RED WINGS 5, St. Louis 2, W 12/15/10 [ 12-15-2010 ]
>>caption:   LIDS (Lwr L) WERE TOSSED ON THE ICE TO CELEBRATE NICKLAS LIDSTROM'S FIRST NHL HAT TRICK<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Santa arrived early as two St. Nicks carried t...
PISTONS PASTE HAWKS.....PISTONS 103, Atlanta 80, T 12/14/10 [ 12-14-2010 ]
>>caption:   PISTON TRACY McGRADY (L) MOTORS PAST DAMIEN WILKINS (#3) OF THE HAWKS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons ambushed Atlanta and beat the Hawks 103-80...
C-HOOP.....OU GETS ITS UPSET.....T 12/14/10 [ 12-14-2010 ]
>>caption:   OAKLAND'S KEITH BENSON (#34) TRIES TO POWER PAST TENNESSEE COUNTERPART BRIAN WILLIAMS (#13)<< @ KNOXVILLE, TN:       Oakland University took its much anticipat...
KINGS TOO QUICK FOR WINGS.....Los Angeles 5, RED WINGS 0, M 12/13/10 [ 12-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   JONATHAN WAS QUICK AND THE RED WINGS WERE DEAD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings fired from all directions, but couldn't beat LA Kings goalie Jonathan Q...
G-MEN JOLT FAVRE-LESS VIKES.....NY Giants 21, Minnesota 3, M 12/13/10 [ 12-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   THE CHANGING OF THE GUARD AS JACKSON (#7) STARTED IN PLACE OF THE INJURED FAVRE (R)<< @ FORD FIELD:       The first NFL "Monday Night Football" game in Ford Fi...
SPIRIT DOUBLES-UP PLYMOUTH.....Saginaw 4, WHALERS 2, S 12/12/10 [ 12-12-2010 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:       The Whalers got through Sunday's snowstorm up I-75 to Saginaw, but must've wished they'd stayed home.       The Spirit beat Plymouth 4-2 to end the W...
EARLY XMAS GIFT:   A RARE LION WIN.....LIONS 7, Green Bay 3, S 12/12/10 [ 12-12-2010 ]
>>caption:   WILL HELLER (blue jersey) DOVE ACROSS THE GOAL LINE FOR THE GAME'S ONLY TOUCHDOWN<< @ FORD FIELD:       Snow fell and Santa delivered.       It was...
IT GETS WORSE.....Toronto 120, PISTONS 116, Sa 12/11/10 [ 12-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   EX-PISTON AMIR JOHNSON (#15) PUTS UP A SHOT AGAINST DETROIT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons continue to give new meaning to second half collapses....
OZZIE GETS #399.....RED WINGS 4, New Jersey 1, Sa 12/11/10 [ 12-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL FRUSTRATED NEW JERSEY<< @ NEWARK, NJ:       The NHL's two winningest goalies were at opposite ends of the ice Saturday night as Chris...
WHALERS EDGE FRONTENACS.....WHALERS 4, Kingston 3, Sa 12/11/10 [ 12-11-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Stefan Noesen (#14) scored with just 2:55 remaining in regulation to snap a 3-all tie and give the Whalers a 4-3 Saturday night win over the visiting Kingst...
HUNWICK CHILLS SPARTANS.....MICHIGAN 5, MICHIGAN STATE 0, Sa 12/11/10 [ 12-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   JON MERRILL POTTED THE GAME'S FIRST TWO GOALS<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       Certified on the spot as a Guinness Book of World Records all-time ice hockey audience...
C-HOOP.....MSU & UDM WIN.....Sa 12/11/10 [ 12-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   OU's KEITH BENSON (#34) SHOOTS BETWEEN MSU DEFENDERS DELVON ROE (L) AND DERRICK NIX (Lwr R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Michigan State couldn't shake Oakl...
ROAD WOES CONTINUE.....Minnesota 109, PISTONS 99, F 12/10/10 [ 12-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   KEVIN LOVE HAD HIS WAY WITH THE PISTONS<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Pistons squandered an early lead and lost at Minnesota 109-99.       Detroit...
OLD TIME HOCKEY.....RED WINGS 4, Montreal 2, F 12/10/10 [ 12-10-2010 ]
>caption:   HOWARD STOPPED THE HABS< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The building was buzzing from the moment the doors were opened for the Friday night sellout crowd.    &n...
PLYMOUTH HALTS THE HOUNDS.....WHALERS 5, Sault Ste. Marie 2, F 12/10/10 [ 12-10-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers twice came back from one goal deficits to score the game's final four tallies and beat Sault Ste. Marie 5-2 Friday night.       Plymo...
C-HOOP.....WOLVERINES STILL PERFECT AT HOME.....F 12/10/10 [ 12-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   THE UTES CLOSED IN BUT COULDN'T CONTAIN UM's DARIUS MORRIS)<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Darius Morris led the way with game-highs of 19-P & 10-A, his second consec...
C-HOOP.....WARRIORS WIN IN DOUBLE OVERTIME.....Th 12/9/10 [ 12-09-2010 ]
@ UNIVERSITY CENTER, MI:       Wayne State remained perfect in GLIAC men's basketball play (3-0), but had to go to double overtime to do so in posting an 89-87 Thursday night win...
HORNETS SWARM ON DEFENSE.....New Orleans 93, PISTONS 74, W 12/8/10 [ 12-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   BEN GORDON (#7) LED DETROIT WITH 19-P WEDNESDAY<< @ NEW ORLEANS, LA:       The Hornets played tough defense, refusing to let Detroit gain any sustained rhythm,...
FLAT-WINGED.....Nashville 3, RED WINGS 2, W 12/8/10 [ 12-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   DET's TOMAS HOLMSTROM IS UPENDED BY NASHVILLE'S JERRED SMITHSON (R) IN FRONT OF PREDATORS GOALIE ANDERS LINDBACK<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings gave...
C-HOOP.....OAKLAND PLAYS SMALL-BALL..... W 12/8/10 [ 12-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   OU's WILL HUDSON DUNKED ON ILLINOIS FOR TWO OF HIS 14-P<< @ CHAMPAIGN, IL:       Demetri McCamey scored a game-high 30-P to lead the #17-ranked Fighting Illini...
ORANGE CRUSH SPARTANS.....Syracuse 72, MICHIGAN STATE 58, T 12/7/10 [ 12-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   RICK JACKSON (#00) OF SYRACUSE DUNKS OVER MSU's DERRICK NIX IN THE 2ND-HALF<< @ MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NYC, NY:       Syracuse was in control for all but the f...
ROCKETS BLAST PAST PISTONS.....Houston 97, PISTONS 83, T 12/7/10 [ 12-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   LUIS SCOLA (L) SHOT OVER DETROIT'S BIG BEN WALLACE<< @ HOUSTON, TX:       Tracy McGrady did his best in his first return to Houston, but the Rockets beat the P...
PAYBACK WIN FOR SHARKS.....San Jose 5, RED WINGS 2, M 12/6/10 [ 12-06-2010 ]
>>caption:   GOALIE HOWARD AND HIS TEAMMATES DEFENDED LOGAN COUTURE (white jersey) ON THIS PLAY, BUT COUTURE STILL SCORED TWICE ON DETROIT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The...
C-HOOP.....M-MEN NASTY HOSTS.....M 12/6/10 [ 12-06-2010 ]
>>caption:   MICHIGAN'S DARIUS MORRIS DRIBBLES<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Four Wolverines scored in double figures and two double-doubled in an 86-65 rout of outclassed Conco...
GOING BOWLING.....S 12/5/10 [ 12-05-2010 ]
    College football bowl bids were finalized Sunday evening.     As expected, 11-1 Michigan State, frozen out of the BCS "big bowl" picture because of the Big Ten Confere...
LITTLE PISTONS CLIP CAVS.....PISTONS 102, Cleveland 92, S 12/5/10 [ 12-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (M) SHOOTS OVER RAMON SESSIONS (#3) AND RYAN HOLLINS (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Rip Hamilton scored a game-high and his season-high of 27-P...
BAD NEWS BEARS SWEEP SEASON SERIES FROM BAD TEAM LIONS.....Chicago 24, LIONS 20, S 12/5/10 [ 12-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   CALVIN JOHNSON (L) RAN AWAY FROM BEARS CB D.J. MOORE TO GIVE THE LIONS A LEAD AT HALFTIME<< @ FORD FIELD       The Lions were booed more than usual Sunday af...
KINGS STUN WINGS IN OVRTIME.....Los Angeles 3, RED WINGS 2 (OT), Sa 12/4/10 [ 12-04-2010 ]
>>caption: KOPITAR (#11) LEAPS IN CELEBRATION AFTER GETTING THE GWG AGAINST OSGOOD (L)<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA       Anze Kopitar completed an end- to-end rush to score with 55.1...
PLYMOUTH TEDDY BEARS SLEIGH THE KNIGHTS.....WHALERS 4, London 1, Sa 12/4/10 [ 12-04-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers had only four shots in the opening period, but got two goals and went on to beat the London Knights 4-1 Saturday.       Alex Aleardi...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/4/10 [ 12-04-2010 ]
>>caption:   SUMMERS SHOT FROM OUTSIDE FOR A GAME-HIGH 14-P<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State was in control in spite of a sluggish opening half, then after a momen...
HOWIE PERFECT IN DUCK HUNT.....RED WINGS 4, Anaheim 0, F 12/3/10 [ 12-04-2010 ]
>>caption:   HOWIE FOILS RYAN GETZLAF (#15) WITH ONE OF 41-SV<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard had an active night, making 41-SV in a 4-0 shutout win at...
REPLAY.....Orlando 104, PISTONS 91, F 12/3/10 [ 12-03-2010 ]
>>caption: BRANDON BASS (#30) BUCKETS OVER DET's AUSTIN DAYE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Orlando Magic handled the Pistons in comfortable fashion for the second time i...
UPSET-MINDED MIAMI WINS MAC.....Miami-OH 26, Northern Illinois 21, F 12/3/10 [ 12-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   ROBINSON GOING IN FOR MIAMI'S WINNING TOUCHDOWN<< @ FORD FIELD:       Miami-of-Ohio upset heavily favored Northern Illinois 26-21 Friday night in the annual Mi...
WHALERS HOLD ON TO WIN.....WHALERS 3, Owen Sound 2, F 12/3/10 [ 12-03-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers took a 2-0/1st-Per lead and held on to edge Owen Sound 3-2 Friday night.       Just 21-sec into the game Mitchell Heard (#6) put Ply...
C-HOOP.....Th 12/2/10 [ 12-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   REGGIE HAMILTON (#23) PROTECTS THE BALL AGAINST THE THUNDERBIRDS DEFENSE<< @ O'RENA:       Senior CEN Keith Benson posted his fifth double-double in the seven...
HEAT SCORCH PISTONS.....Miami 97, PISTONS 72, W 12/1/10 [ 12-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   KING JAMES HOOPS OVER DETROIT'S BIG BEN (#6)<< @ MIAMI, FL:       With a much hyped Thursday night return of LeBron James to Cleveland on the schedule, the alr...
C-HOOP.....DUKE MARK INTACT.....W 12/1/10 [ 12-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   LUCIOUS LONG-BOMBED FOR MSU, BUT NEEDED MORE HELP<< @ DURHAM, NC:       The Duke Blue Devils haven't lost a non-conference men's hoops home game in 10 years an...
WINGS SINK SHARKS.....RED WINGS 5, San Jose 3, T 11/30/10 [ 12-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   S-JOSE's DEREK JOSLIN (#65) JAMS DETROIT's DREW MILLER (R) ALONG THE BOARDS<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:       The power outage in San Jose did not extend to the Red Wi...
C-HOOP.....WOLVERIES WIN FIRST ROADIE.....MICHIGAN 69, Clemson 61, T 11/30/10 [ 11-30-2010 ]
>>caption:   TIGER JERAI GRANT HAULS ONE OF HIS GAME-HIGH 11-RB AWAY FROM UM's STU DOUGLASS (#1)<< @ CLEMSON, SC:       Michigan beat Clemson 69-61 Tuesday night as part of...
FAMILIAR FADE.....Orlando 90, PISTONS 79, T 11/30/10 [ 11-30-2010 ]
>>caption:   CHARLIE VILLANUEVA'S DRIVE IS CUT OFF BY ORLANDO'S DWIGHT HOWARD (#12)<< @ ORLANDO, FL:       The Pistons fell apart in the late stages and lost the opener of...
WINGS GET HOME-&-HOME SWEEP OF JACKETS.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 2, S 11/28/10 [ 11-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   VALTTERI FILPPULA GOT THE GWG ON STEVE MASON AGAIN<<      @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings scored twice in each of the last two periods and beat th...
KNICKS SCORE DOUBLE OT KNOCKOUT.....New York 125, PISTONS 116 (2/OT), S 11/28/10 [ 11-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   STOUDEMIRE (R) WITH A BLOCK ON STUCKEY (#3) -- AT THE OTHER END STOUDEMIRE SCORED A GAME-HIGH 37-POINTS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Tayshaun Prince and...
C-HOOP.....S 11/28/10 [ 11-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   SUMMERS SLAMMED TTU FOR A GAME-HIGH 21-P PERFORMANCE<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       On their way between Maui and an upcoming ACC-vs-Big Ten battle at #1 ranked Duk...
PETES END PLYMOUTH STREAK.....Peterborough 4, WHALERS 1, Sa 11/27/10 [ 11-27-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Alan Quine scored the 3-goal Hat Trick (goals #7--9) to lead the visiting Peterborough Petes past the Whalers 4-1 Saturday night.     Quine scored...
C-HOOP.....Sa 11/27/10 [ 11-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   UM's JON HORFORD (R) GUARDS UTEP's CHRISTIAN POLK (#41)<< @ ATLANTIC CITY, NJ:       Tied 29-all at the half, Michigan faded after intermission and was beaten...
CFB-Wk-13.....SPARTANS EARN THEIR SHARE & BUCKEYES BEAT UM AGAIN.....Sa 11/27/10 [ 11-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   WITH A 14 DEGREE WIND CHILL IT WAS TOO COLD FOR A GATORADE SHOWER, SO THE SPARTYS DOUSED COACH MARK DANTONIO WITH CONFETTI<< @ STATE COLLEGE, PA:       Mich...
LAKE ORION TAKES TITLE.....Sa 11/27/10 [ 11-27-2010 ]
@ FORD FIELD:       In an all Metro Detroit Div. 1 football final, Lake Orion defeated Plymouth 21-13 Saturday.       The Dragons rolled up a 21-3 halftime score with a t...
C-HOOP.....F, 11/26/10 [ 11-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   HOLMAN WAS HUGE FOR THE UDM TITANS<< @ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans had to go double overtime to beat Albany 84-82 Friday night as part of the Legen...
HAPPY ON HOME COURT.....PISTONS 103, Milwaukee 89, F 11/26/10 [ 11-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   RODNEY STUCKEY (#3) BUMPS MILWAUKEE'S LARRY SANDERS ON HIS WAY TO THE HOOP<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons were both Happy and gave Thanksgiving...
WHALERS WINNERS AGAIN.....WHALERS 4, London 2, F 11/26/10 [ 11-26-2010 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:       Rakell Ricard scored twice (#8 & #9) and added an assist in a 4-2 Plymouth win at London Friday night.      The fourth straight Whalers win was also...
HOWARD STARS IN TIGHT WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 2, Columbus 1, F 11/26/10 [ 11-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   DAN CLEARY (#11) AND CHRIS CLARK OF COLUMBUS WATCH JIMMY HOWARD HOLD THE FORT<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Jimmy Howard made enough acrobatic saves until his team...
HUGE HARRISON RALLY.....FH Harrison 38, Lowell 28, F 11/26/10 [ 11-26-2010 ]
@ FORD FIELD:       Down 21-10 midway through the 3rd-Qtr the Farmington Hills Harrison Hawks scored 28 straight points on four consecutive Lowell turnovers to beat the Red Arrows 3...
V MART DEAL OFFICIAL.....F 11/26/10 [ 11-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   VICTOR MARTINEZ EXCHANGED HIS RED SOX FOR NEW TIGFER STRIPES<< @ COMERICA PARK:       In a "Black Friday" deal the Tigers formally announced a free agent agr...
PATS BEAT STUFFING OUT OF LIONS WITH SECOND HALF HELPINGS.....New England 45, LIONS 24, Th 11/26/10 [ 11-25-2010 ]
>>caption:   DEION BRANCH (#84) WAS ONE OF THREE PATS WITH TWO TOUCHDOWNS EACH<< @ FORD FIELD:       The appetizers served up by the Lions before halftime were pleasing,...
DIFFERENT TOWN, SAME STORY.....Memphis 105, PISTONS 84, W 11/24/10 [ 11-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   ZACH RANDOLPH PLAYS KEEPAWAY FROM DET's BIG BEN<< @ MEMPHIS, TN:       A second half fade for the second straight night gave the Pistons an 0-2 pre-Thanksgivi...
WINGS THRASHED.....Atlanta 5, RED WINGS 1, W 11/24/10 [ 11-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   ONDREJ PAVELEC MADE 32-SV INCLUDING THIS ONE ON DETROIT'S DAN CLEARY<< @ ATLANTA, GA:       The Red Wings opened a two game holiday weekend road trip with a...
WEDGEWOOD WHITEWASHES SPIRIT.....WHALERS 3, Saginaw 0, W 11/24/10 [ 11-24-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Scott Wedgewood made 37-SV to record his second shutout of the season and the third of his OHL career to lead the Whalers to a 3-0 Wednesday night win over...
SECOND HALF SPARTY COMEBACK.....MICHIGAN STATE 76, Washington 71, W 11/24/10    [ 11-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   MSU's DELVON ROE (L) AND DRAYMOND GREEN (#23) BLOCK OUT WASHINGTON's MATTHEW BRYAN-AMANING<< @ LAHAINA, MAUI, HI:       An ice cold shooter got hot at crunch t...
DALLAS DIRK DOWNS DETROIT.....Dallas 88, PISTONS 84, T 11/23/10 [ 11-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   NOWITZKI (L) GOES AROUND DET's BIG BEN WALLACE<< @ DALLAS, TX:       The Pistons had no answer for Dirk Nowitzki Tuesday night and dropped the opener of a two...
HUSKIES UPSET MSU IN MAUI.....Connecticut 70, MICHIGAN STATE 67, T 11/23/10 [ 11-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   U-CONN's KEMBA WALKER SHOOTS OVER MSU's KALIN LUCAS WHILE AUSTIN THORNTON (#13) WATCHES WALKER GET TWO OF HIS GAME-HIGH 30 POINTS<< @ LAHAINA, MAUI,HI:       A...
CHAMINADE GIVES MSU A SCARE.....MICHIGAN STATE 82, Chaminade 74, M 11/22/10 [ 11-22-2010 ]
>> caption:   CHAMINADE FWD SHANE HANSON'S BEST DEFENSE AGAINST MSU's KORIE LUCIOUS WAS A FOUL<< @ LAHAINA, MAUI, HI:       Michigan State needed a second half surge and a...
RIP RIPS WIZ IN OT VICTORY.....PISTONS 115, Washington 110 (OT), S 11/21/10 [ 11-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   ARENAS (#9) AND THE REST OF THE WIZARDS COULDN'T STOP HAMILTON (#32) IN THE OT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       In an early season shy on magic moments, one...
LATE GOALS GIVE WINGS A COMEBACK WIN.....RED WINGS 5, Calgary 4 (OT), S 11/21/10 [ 11-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   LIDSTROM SCORED THE GWG IN OVERTIME<< @ JOE LOUIS AREA:       Late goals by a pair of Swedes gave the Red Wings a 5-4 overtime win vs Calgary Sunday evening....
ADVANTAGE KITNA.....Dallas 35, LIONS 19, S 11/21/10 [ 11-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   KITNA (#3) RAN FOR THIS TD AND PASSED FOR THREE MORE, TWO TO AUSTIN (L)<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       Former Lions QBack Jon Kitna threw for three touchdowns and...
PLYMOUTH SWEEPS.....WHALERS 5, Guelph 1, Sa 11/20/10 [ 11-21-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers completed a weekend home=-&-home series sweep of Guelph by beating the Storm 5-1 Saturday night.       There were five different Plym...
CFB-Wk-12.....HUGE MSU COMEBACK, BADGERS CHOMP WOLVERINES.....Sa 11/20/10 [ 11-20-2010 ]
>>caption:   THIS CHRIS L. RUCKER (L) INTERCEPTION CHANGED MOMENTUM AND SPARKED A SPARTAN VICTORY<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Michigan State laid a giant stink bomb on Senio...
WILD FINISH.....Minnesota 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), F 11/19/10 [ 11-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   JOHN MADDEN (R) ABOUT TO SCOOP THE REBOUND FOR THE GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       It looked like the Red Wings would stay perfect on their 6-game homestand....
TITANS ROLL AT HOME.....UDM 93, Indiana Tech 62, F 11/19/20 [ 11-19-2010 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans men's basketball team outclassed Indiana Tech 93-62 Friday night.       UDM won its home opener after an 0-2 road start. Friday's...
PLYMOUTH HANGS ON TO WIN ON ROAD.....WHALERS 3, Guelph 2, F 11/19/20 [ 11-19-2010 ]
@ GUELPH, ONT:       The Whalers used a three goal second period to beat the Guelph Storm Friday night, 3-2 in the first half of a home-&-home set.       The Whalers took...
TIGERS GET BENOIT & MAKE MORE MOVES TOO.....F 11/19/10 [ 11-19-2010 ]
      The Tigers made it official Friday morning by announcing the acquisition of RHP Joaquiin Benoit.       Benoit has agreed to a three year deal, terms undisclosed, a...
TOO MUCH KOBE.....LA Lakers 103, PISTONS 90, W 11/17/10 [ 11-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   KOBE WAS KING AT THE PALACE WEDNESDAY NITE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Kobe Bryant scored 14-P in the 1st-Qtr, 10 more in the 2nd and finished with a ga...
WINGS BEAT BLUES WITH LATE BLITZ.....RED WINGS 7, St. Louis 3, W 11/17/10 [ 11-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   HOLMSTROM (R) BEAT HALAK (L) FOR THE GAME'S 10TH AND FINAL GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings snapped a 3-all late 3rd-Per tie with four unanswered...
C-HOOP.....T 11/16/10 [ 11-16-2010 ]
>>caption:   ROE GOES TO THE HOOP AFTER PLAYING THE BARD<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       ESPN's 24 hour college basketball marathon went 27-mins past midnight in East Lansing as...
TOO MUCH TO OVERCOME.....Golden State 101, PISTONS 97, M 11/15/10 [ 11-16-2010 ]
>>caption:   DETROIT'S BEN GORDON AND G-STATE'S DORELL WRIGHT DIVE FOR A 2ND-HALF LOOSE BALL<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Having played the night before in a win at Sacramento, t...
PISTONS PREVAIL.....PISTONS 100, Sacramento 94, S 11/14/10 [ 11-14-2010 ]
caption:   GORDON HOLDS UP THREE FINGERS TO SALUTE HIS LATE TRIPLE VS THE KINGS<< @ SACRAMENTO, CA:       Don't look now, but after a horrid 0-5 start and some very publi...
FUTILE GESTURE .....Buffalo 14, LIONS 12, S 11/14/10 [ 11-14-2010 ]
>>caption:   CALVIN JOHNSON'S LATE TD CATCH GAVE THE LIONS A CHANCE TO TIE<< @ ORCHARD PARK, NY:       The Lions exceeded their own embarrassing NFL record for consecuti...
AVS ARE LATEST WINGS VICTIMS.....RED WINGS 3, Colorado 1, Sa 11/13/10 [ 11-13-2010 ]
caption:   BERTUZZI (L) GETS CONGRATS FOR HIS FIRST GOAL OF THE GAME<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings skated past the Colorado Avalanche 3-1 Saturday night for Det...
RANGERS RUIN WEEKEND.....Kitchener 3, WHALERS 2, Sa 11/13/10 [ 11-13-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Kitchener came to town Saturday night and put the kybosh on Plymouth's win streak. The Rangers edged the Whalers 3-2.       The Whalers had won t...
CFB-Wk-11.....DUBIOUS RICH ROD RECORD, TWO NEW WSU WIN MARKS.....Sa 11/13/10 [ 11-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   CAMERON GORDON (#4) SCORED UM's FIRST TD ON DEFENSE<< @ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:       Michigan never trailed in a game it appeared nobody wanted to win and the Wolve...
PISTONS GO OVERTIME FOR FIRST ROAD WIN.....PISTONS 113, LA Clippers 107 (OT), F 11/12/10 [ 11-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   BLAKE GRIFFIN (shooting) HAD HIS WAY WITH BEN WALLACE, BUT LATER WAS MANHANDLED BY JASON MAXIELL<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:       The Pistons blew a 10-P halftime...
C-HOOP.....F 11/12/10 [ 11-12-2010 ]
>>caption:   MSU FRESHMAN ADREIAN PAYNE (#5) TRIES TO USE HIS 7-FOOT WINGSPAN TO HAUL IN THIS REBOUND<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       The #2 nationally ranked Michigan State Sp...
WHALERS EDGE WINDSOR.....WHALERS 2, Windsor 1, F 11/12/10 [ 11-12-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Robbie Czarnik scored twice to give the Whalers a 2-1 win over visiting Windsor Friday night       Czarnik scored (#8) unassisted at 14:31/1 and...
WINGS OVERWHELM YOUNG OILERS.....RED WINGS 6, Edmonton 2, Th 11/11/10 [ 11-11-2010 ]
caption:   HOLMSTROM (#96) ABOUT TO SCORE HIS SECOND AND DETROIT'S SIXTH GOAL OF THE GAME<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings continued to roll, taking a 5-0 lead on...
BLAZERS BURN PISTONS.....Portland 100, PISTONS 78, T 11/9/10 [ 11-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (#3) DROVE TO TOP DETROIT WITH 17-P<< @ PORTLAND, ORE:       The Pistons opened a four game west coast road trip with a lopsided loss at Portland late...
ZETTERBERG LIFTS WINGS TO OVERTIME WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Phoenix 2 (OT), M 11/8/10 [ 11-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   ZETTERBERG (R) ABOUT TO KNOCK THE PUCK PAST BRYZGALOV<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Henrik Zetterberg scored 1:23 into overtime to give the Red Wings a 3-2 win o...
HAT TRICK GIVES WHALERS A ROAD WIN.....WHALERS 6, Sault Ste. Marie 3, S 11/7/10 [ 11-07-2010 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:       A Stefan Noesen Hat Trick boosted the Whalers to a 6-3 Sunday evening win at Sault Ste. Marie to conclude a 2-1 road trip.       The Whaler...
STUCKEY GETS OUT OF DOGHOUSE TO HELP PISTONS WIN SECOND GAME.....PISTONS 102, Golden State 97, S 11/7/10 [ 11-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY RETURNED & SOARED PAST THE WARRIORS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       After their worst season start in 30 years (0-5), the Pistons completed a 2-0 wee...
LIONS CAN'T FINISH, BLOW 10 POINT LATE LEAD.....NY Jets 23, LIONS 20 (OT), S 11/7/10 [ 11-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   NATE BURLESON'S TD CATCH GAVE THE LIONS A 20-10 LEAD THEY COULD NOT HOLD<< @ FORD FIELD:       Ahead by 10 points with three minutes to play, it looked like th...
CANUCKS TAKE CONTROL IN FINAL FRAME.....Vancouver 6, RED WINGS 4, Sa 11/6/10 [ 11-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   DET'S JUSTIN ABDELKADER (L) LOST THIS 2ND-PERIOD WRESTLING MATCH VS VANCOUVER'S KEITH BALLARD (#4)<< @ VANCOUVER, BC:       Two hot hockey clubs met out west l...
CFB-Wk-10.....UM WINS MARATHON, MSU WINS EASY.....Sa 11/6/10 [ 11-06-2010 ]
>>caption:   JONAS MOUTON (#8) LED THE UofM SACK ATTACK ON ILLINI QB NATHAN SCHEELHAASE (#2)<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       The only real impact play by the Wolverine defense...
WINGS CONTINUE TO ROLL.....RED WINGS 3, Edmonton 1, F 11/5/10 [ 11-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   KHABIBULIN ENTERTAINED WITH HIS SAVES, BUT COULDN'T STOP ENOUGH PUCKS TO BEAT THE WINGS<< @ EDMONTON, ALTA:       The Red Wings scored once in each period to...
STUCKEY STILL SITS TO WATCH PISTONS GET FIRST WIN OF SEASON.....PISTONS 97, Charlotte 90, F 11/5/10 [ 11-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (leaning forward) WAS AMONG THE AUBURN HILLS SPECTATORS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons almost blew a 22-P lead, but held on to get a clos...
WHALES DROP A ROADIE.....Sudbury 6, WHALERS 4, F 11/5/10 [ 11-05-2010 ]
@ SUDBURY, ONT:       Mike Lomas scored twice (#10 & #11) and added an assist to lead the Sudbury Wolves over the Plymouth Whalers 6-4 Friday night.       The home team s...
PLYMOUTH HAS BETTER MARKSMEN THAN BATTALION.....WHALERS 3, Brampton 2 (SO), Th 11/4/10 [ 11-04-2010 ]
@ BRAMPTON, ONT:       Out-shot 42-20 through 65-mins of ice hockey, the Whalers beat the Battalion 3-2 in a shootout Thursday night.       Mitchell Heard and Stefan Noe...
SPARKY DIES AT AGE 76.....T 11/3/10 [ 11-04-2010 ]
      A day after it was announced he had entered at home hospice care for dementia, Tiger Hall of Fame MGR Sparky Anderson died Tuesday at age 76.       Confirmation of A...
WINGS BEAT COOL FLAMES.....RED WINGS 2, Calgary 1, W 11/3/10 [ 11-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   DETROIT'S DREW MILLER (L) AND RUSLAN SALEI (#24) CRUNCHED CALGARY'S ALEX TANGUAY (M)<< @ CALGARY, ALTA:       The Red Wings opened a 3-game western Canada roa...
WORST START IN 30 YEARS.....Atlanta 94, PISTONS 85, W 11/3/10 [ 11-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   GORDON (#7) LED DETROIT IN SCORING FOR A 3RD TIME IN FOUR GAMES<< @ ATLANTA, GA:       The Hawks staged a 4th-Qtr comeback to beat the Pistons 94-85 Wednesday n...
CELTS HAVE LITTLE TROUBLE WITH LIFELESS PISTONS.....Boston 109, PISTONS 86, T 11/2/10 [ 11-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   KEVIN GARNETT BLOCKED RODNEY STUCKEY'S (#3) SHOT ATTEMPT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       On Election Night the early exit poll projections were confirmed whe...
LATE LION RALLY SKINS WASHINTON.....LIONS 37, Washington 25, S 10/31/10 [ 10-31-2010 ]
>>caption:   SUH (R) SACKS McNABB<< @ FORD FIELD:       Matthew Stafford returned from injury to quarterback the Lions for the first time since opening week and threw four...
PISTONS COLLAPSE IN CHI-TOWN.....Chicago 101, PISTONS 91, Sa 10/30/10 [ 10-31-2010 ]
>>caption:   DERRICK ROSE (#1) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT'S AUSTIN DAYE (#5)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       An incredible 31 point, second half swing gave the Chicago Bulls a 101-91 home...
WINGS KNOCK OFF NASHVILLE.....RED WINGS 5, Nashville 2, Sa 10/30/10 [ 10-30-2010 ]
>>caption:   HOLMSTROM SCORED FROM HIS CUSTOMARY PLACE NEAR THE NET<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings concluded a 3-1, two-week homestand with a 5-2 Saturday night...
PLYMOUTH GETS BY GREYHOUNDS.....WHALERS 5, Sault Ste. Marie 4, Sa 10/30/10 [ 10-30-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Late 3rd-Per goals by Stefan Noesen (#8) at 13:45/3 and Rickard Rakell (#5, a PPG) at 19:19/3 lifted the Whalers to a Saturday night comeback win over Sau...
CFB-Wk-9.....HAWKEYES CRUSH MSU.....Sa 10/30/10 [ 10-30-2010 ]
>>caption: MSU's EDWIN BAKER (R) CAN'T CATCH IOWA's MICAH HYDE (#18) ON HYDE'S GAME-BREAKING TD<< @ IOWA CITY, IA:       Iowa beat Michigan State in every phase of the game as t...
LATE LAYUP SPOILS PALACE OPENER.....Oklahoma City 105, PISTONS 104, F 10/29/10 [ 10-29-2010 ]
>>caption:   JEFF GREEN HIT THIS WINNING SHOT WITH 2.5-SEC LEFT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Oklahoma City led most of the night, but needed a driving layup by Jeff Gre...
FIRST PERIOD WOES.....Phoenix 4, RED WINGS 2, Th 10/28/10 [ 10-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   VRBATA (R) STARTED THE ASSAULT ON A FLOPPING OSGOOD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Sluggish first period starts have plagued the Red Wings in the young stages of...
PLYMOUTH FALLS AT NIAGARA.....Niagara 5, WHALERS 2, Th 10/28/10 [ 10-28-2010 ]
@ NIAGARA, ONT:       Four unanswered late 3rd-Per goals lifted the Niagara IceDogs to a 5-2 home ice win over the Whalers Thursday night.       Plymouth lost its third s...
NJ NETS SEASON OPENING WIN OVER DETROIT.....New Jersey 101, PISTONS 98, W 10/27/10 [ 10-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   BROOK LOPEX (R) SHOOTS OVER BIG BEN WALLACE AND HAD A GAME-HIGH 25-P<< @ NEWARK, NJ:       The New Jersey Nets won a franchise record low of a dozen games last...
OTTERS SWIM BY WHALERS.....Erie 4, WHALERS 1, W 10/27/10 [ 10-27-2010 ]
@ ERIE, PA:       The Whalers opened an Ontario road trip with their third loss in the last four games, a 4-1 setback at Erie Wednesday night.       The Otters coached by...
DATSYUK DOWNS THE DUCKS AGAIN.....RED WINGS 5, Anaheim 4, Sa 10/23/10 [ 10-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK (#13) FIRES IN THE WINNING GOAL THROUGH CLEARY'S LEGS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Pavel Datsyuk threaded the needle to score the game-winning goal with...
ST. MIKE'S BLANKS PLYMOUTH.....Mississauga 5, WHALERS 0, Sa 10/23/10 [ 10-23-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Netminder J.P. Anderson turned aside all 32 shots to post the shutout as Mississauga St. Michael's Majors beat the Plymouth Whalers 5-0 Saturday night. &...
CFB-Wk-8.....SPARTAN COMEBACK KEEPS MSU UNBEATEN.....Sa 10/23/10 [ 10-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   MARK DELL (#2) HAD A PAIR OF SPARTAN TOUCHDOWNS<< @ EVANSTON, IL:       Michigan State has been a second half team all season and the Spartans were again Satur...
PISTONS CLOSE PRE-SEASON IN DFEEAT.....Memphis 106, PISTONS 103, F 10/22/10 [ 10-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (M) GOES UP AGAINST THE GRIZ<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Sam Young clinched a perfect pre-season record (8-0) for the Grizzlies in the closing mo...
PLYMOUTH BEATS BULLS.....WHALERS 5, Belleville 2, F 10/22/10 [ 10-22-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Three unanswered 3rd-Per goals snapped a 2-all tie and gave the Plymouth halers a 5-2 Friday night win over the Belleville Bulls.     The game was...
INGE RE-UPS.....Th 10/21/10 [ 10-21-2010 ]
      Thursday morning the Tigers announced they'd agreed to terms with potential free agent 3Bman Brandon Inge on a new multi- year contract.       Inge and the club agre...
WINGS OPEN HOMESTAND ON THE PLUS SIDE.....RED WINGS 4, Calgary 2, Th 10/21/10 [ 10-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   DET GOALIE JIMMY HOWARD TURNED ASIDE 34 SHOTS INCLUDING THIS CLOSE-UP TRY BY CALGARY'S MATT STAJAN (#18)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       An excellent game in goal f...
ATTACKED IN OVERTIME.....Owen Sound 5, WHALERS 4 (OT), W 10/20/10 [ 10-20-2010 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:     DEF Matt Petgrave scored (#3) 1:18 into overtime to give the Owen Sound Attack a 5-4 win over the Plymouth Whalers Wednesday night.     The Attac...
STUCKEY STARS IN TRAVELING SHOW.....PISTONS 98, Washington 92, T 10/19/10 [ 10-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   CHARLIE V DUNKS IN THE T-TOWN<< @ TOLEDO, OH:       Rodney Stuckey pumped in 34-P as the Pistons beat Washington 98-92 Tuesday night in Toledo.    &nbs...
LIONS EQUAL OWN AWFUL RECORD.....NY Giants 28, LIONS 20, S 10/17/10 [ 10-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   BURLESON (#13) HAD A TD CATCH FOR A BRIEF LION LEAD<< @ E. RUTHERFORD, NJ:       The Lions tied their own NFL road record for futility with their 24th consecut...
KRONWALL WINS IT IN OT.....RED WINGS 2, Phoenix 1 (OT)< Sa 10/16/10 [ 10-16-2010 ]
>>caption:   KRONWALL FIRED THE BISCUT FOR THE OVERTIME WINNER<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:       Niklas Kronwall's power play goal with exactly 16-sec left in overtime gave the Red W...
WEDGEWOOD LEADS WHALERS TO WIN.....WHALERS 4, Windsor 1, Sa 10/16/10 [ 10-16-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Whalers goaltender Scott Wedgewood turned aside 15 shots in the scoreless opening period, allowing the Whalers to get settled down and go on to defeat visit...
SLOPPY, SLIPPERY FINISH.....Charlotte 97, PISTONS 94, Sa 10/16/10 [ 10-16-2010 ]
>>caption: D.J. AUGUSTIN (#14) DREW A FOUL FROM PISTON ROOKIE GREG MONROE (R) AND AUGUSTIN WENT 11-FOR-14 AT THE LINE<< @ COLUMBIA, SC:       Rodney Stuckey's 25-P performance wa...
CFB-Wk-7...SPARTANS RALLY, WOLVERIES CAN'T ON HOMECOMING DAY...Sa, 10/16/10 [ 10-16-2010 ]
>>caption:   TRENTON ROBINSON'S INT WAS THE FOURTH TURNOVER FOR THE MSU DEFENSE AND CLINCHED THE WIN<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Michigan State's 95th Homecoming was a defe...
T'WOLVES BITE PISTONS.....Minnesota 99, PISTONS 88, F 10/15/10 [ 10-15-2010 ]
>>caption:   FORMER SYRACUSE STAR WESLEY JOHNSON (#4) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT'S BEN GORDON<< @ SYRACUSE, NY:       After falling behind 29-20 at the end of the 1st-Qtr, the T...
STARS STUN WINGS IN MODANO'S RETURN.....Dallas 4, RED WINGS 1, Th 10/14/10 [ 10-14-2010 ]
>>caption:   NO GOAL FOR MODANO, NO WIN FOR WINGS<< @ DALLAS, TX:       The Dallas Stars welcomed back 20-year franchise player Mike Modano Thursday night. The Stars then...
MAVS GET GRAND WIN.....Dallas 101, PISTONS 96, W 10/13/10 [ 10-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (#3) DRIVES AGAINST JOSE BAREA OF THE MAVS<< @ VAN ANDEL ARENA:       Dallas defeated Detroit 101-96 in a Wednesday night NBA exhibition in Grand Rapid...
HOWIE HAS THE YIPS.....Colorado 5, RED WINGS 4 (SO), T 10/12/10 [ 10-12-2010 ]
>>caption:   HUGS FOR YIP (#18) AFTER HIS SHOOTOUT WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Rookie Brandon Yip scored the only goal of the six round shootout session to give Colo...
YOUNG PISTONS DOWN HAWKS.....PISTONS 94, Atlanta 85, M 10/11/10 [ 10-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   GREG MONROE (#10) PASSES BETWEEN TWO HAWKS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Rodney Stuckey (2007 first round selection) scored 16-P, this year's top Detroit...
NEW DEAL FOR BABCOCK.....M 10/11/10 [ 10-11-2010 ]
      Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock has reason to give thanks on Canadian Thanksgiving (Columbus Day in the US).       The Wings announced Monday Babcock has been sig...
CZARNIK WINS IT FOR WHALERS.....WHALERS 6, Kingston 5 (OT), S 10/10/10 [ 10-10-2010 ]
@ KINGSTON, ONT:       Robbie Czarnik's second goal of the game and the season came at 4:44 of overtime to give the Whalers a 6-5 Sunday matinee win at Kingston.       P...
LIONS MAUL RAMS FOR 1ST WIN.....LIONS 44, St. Louis 6, S 10/10/10 [ 10-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   LOGAN (#11) OUT-RAN THESE RAMS FOR A 105-YARD TD<< @ FORD FIELD:       A 105-yard kickoff return by Stefan Logan sparked a Lions rout of the Rams Sunday aftern...
VALTTERI FILS THE NET.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2, Sa 10/9/10 [ 10-09-2010 ]
>>caption:   WINGS HUDDLE TO GIVE CONGRATS TO FILPPULA (M)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Valtteri Filppula's second goal of the game snapped a 2-all/3rd-P tie and gave the Red Wi...
CFB, Wk-6.....SPARTY RULES THE STATE.....Sa 10/9/10 [ 10-09-2010 ]
>>caption:   CHRIS L. RUCKER (L) HAULED IN MSU's THIRD INT OF THE GAME ON A PASS INTENDED FOR UM's KELVIN GRADY (R)<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       Michigan State beat Michiga...
BENCHMEN POWER PISTON WIN.....PISTONS 115, Milwaukee 110 OT), F 10/8/10 [ 10-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   LARRY SANDERS (M) OF THE BUCKS BATTLED DETROIT'S RODNEY STUCKEY (L) AND CHARLIE VILLANUEVA (#31 at R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons evened their...
WHALERS FALL ON ROAD.....Ottawa 4, WHALERS 1, F 10/8/10 [ 10-08-2010 ]
@ OTTAWA, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers lost at Ottawa 4-1 Friday night to even their Ontario road trip at 1-1.       Garrett Meurs scored his first goal of the OHL sea...
DATSYUK DUKES DUCKS IN SEASON OPENER.....RED WINGS 4, Anaheim 0, F 10/8/10 [ 10-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK (#13) PUNCHES PERRY (L) IN THE BUILDING NAMED FOR A CHAMPION BOXER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       A "Gordie Howe Hat Trick" by Pavel Datsyuk highlighted th...
PLYMOUTH PASTES PETES.....WHALERS 7, Peterborough 0, Th 10/7/10 [ 10-07-2010 ]
@ PETERBOROUGH, ONT:       With just one win in the first two weeks of the OHL season the Plymouth Whalers needed a laughter to break out of their slump.       They got o...
TWO OUT OF THREE ARE HOT ENOUGH FOR HEAT.....Miami 105, PISTONS 89, T 10/5/10 [ 10-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   A LeBRON LAYUP PAST RIP HAMILTON (Lwr L)<< MIAMI, FL:       The much anticipated debut of the "Big Three" Miami Heat free agent trio of LeBron James,Dwayne Wad...
GIBBY, NEW DESERT DIAMOND BOSS.....M 10/4/10 [ 10-05-2010 ]
@ PHOENIX, AZ:       Former Tiger star player and coach Kirk Gibson was promoted Monday from interim to full-time manager of the Arizona Diamondbacks.       Gibson,...
PENS PUT PUCK PAST OZZIE IN ENDING EXHIBITION.....Pittsburgh 5, RED WINGS 2, S 10/3/10    [ 10-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   CHRIS OSGOOD ALLOWED THIS GOAL TO CHRIS KUNITZ FOR AN EARLY 2-0 PENS LEAD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Penguins blitzed veteran Detroit netminder Chris Osgood...
TIGS WIN FINALE TO FINISH EVEN ON DECISION DAY.....TIGERS 4, Baltimore 2, S 10/3/10 [ 10-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   INGE HOMERED AFTER LEARNING HE'D BEEN OFFERED A NEW MULTI-YEAR TIGER CONTRACT<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       The Tigers rallied from an early 2-0 defecit to beat Ba...
CLOSE, BUT STILL NO VICTORY CIGAR.....Green Bay 28, LIONS 26, S 10/3/10 [ 10-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   CALVIN JOHNSON (L) OUT-JUMPED G-BAY'S CHARLES WOODSON TO CATCH HIS SECOND TD -- WOODSON WOULD GET HIS OWN TOUCHDOWN LATER<< @ GREEN BAY< WI:       The Lions...
WOLVES CHOMP WHALERS.....Sudbury 8, WHALERS 4, Sa 10/2/10 [ 10-02-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The visiting Sudbury Wolves snapped a 2-all tie by out-scoring the Plymouth Whalers 4-1 in the second period Saturday night and went on to an 8-4 win. &nbs...
LEAFS DOUBLE-UP WINGS.....Toronto 4, RED WINGS 2, Sa10/2/10 [ 10-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   J.S. GIGUERE STONED THE WINGS THROUGH THE FIRST TWO PERIODS<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       Phil Kessel registered a trio of assists to lead Toronto to a 4-2 exhibition...
TIGERS SLIDE BELOW .500 AGAIN.....Baltimore 2, TIGERS 1, Sa 10/2/10 [ 10-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   COACH GENE LAMONT (L) CONGRATS BRANDON INGE (R) DURING HIS HOMERUN TROT<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       Punchless since slugger 1Bman Miguel Cabrera suffered a high...
CFB-Wk-5.....MSU & UM BOTH WIN TO SET UP SHOWDOWN.....10/2/10 [ 10-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   KEYSHAWN MARTIN (#82) RAN AWAY FROM HE BADGERS FOR A 74-YARD TOUCHDOWN TO PUT STATE AHEAD TO STAY<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Minus head coach Mark Dantonio ag...
SPIRIT EDGES OUT WIN AT PLYMOUTH.....Saginaw 3, WHALERS 2, F 10/1/10 [ 10-01-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Brandon Saad scored once and assisted on another Saginaw goal to lead the Spirit to a 3-2 Friday night win at Plymouth.       Richard Rakell scor...
HAPPY HUDLER HELPS WINGS POWER PAST LEAFS.....RED WINGS 7, Toronto 3, F 10/1/10 [ 10-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   SMILING NIKLAS KRONWALL HELPS JAKUB KINDAL (#4) CELEBRATE DET'S 3RD GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings scored four power play goals and got a pair fr...
BIRDS BEST BENGALS IN TWINBILL.....Baltimore 10, TIGERS 6 (Gm-1); Baltimore 2, TIGERS 1 (Gm-2), F 10/1/10 [ 10-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   RAMON SANTIAGO (R) FIRES TO FIRST FOR ONE OF SIX TIGER DOUBLE PLAYS IN THE DOUBLEHEADER<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       Filling in for injured Miguel Cabrera at 1Bas...
MORE RAIN.....Th 9/30/10 [ 09-30-2010 ]
@ BALTIMORE, MD:       A day-long soaker prompted early postponement of Thursday night's scheduled opener of a 4-game, season-ending series between the Tigers and Baltimore Orioles...
BLUESHIRTS BLITZ WINGS.....NY Rangers 5, RED WINGS 1, W 9/29/10 [ 09-29-2010 ]
>>caption:   JOHAN FRANZEN RETURNED TO ACTION AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN AFTER MISSING THREE PRE-SEASON GAMES WITH A CHARLEY HORSE<< @ NYC, NY:       The Rangers used a 3-goa...
CABRERA SHELVED & TRIBE TAKES TWO FROM TIGS.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 0 (Gm-1); Cleveland 4, TIGERS 3 (Gm-2), W 9.29/10 [ 09-29-2010 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER TWICE HIT 102-MPH ON THE RADAR GUN<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers announced Wednesday morning 1Bman Miguel Cabrera will miss the final six game...
LATE SEASON RESCHEDULING.....T 9/28/10 [ 09-28-2010 ]
@ CLEVELAND, OH:       A second rainout this year at Cleveland has caused a second Tigers/Indians doubleheader to be scheduled in this season's closing days.       Instea...
INDIANS AMBUSH GALARRAGA.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS 3, M 9/27/10 [ 09-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   TIGER TRAINER KEVIN RAND (L) HELPED MIGUEL CABRERA (#24) LIMP OFF THE FIELD<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Indians used a trio of homeruns to account for a 5-R...
RED WINGS RIDE RAFALSKI ROLL.....RED WINGS 5, NY Rangers 3, S 9/26/10 [ 09-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   HOLMSTROM (M) WAS IN MID- SEASON FORM, BATTLING FOR POSITION IN THE CREASE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Veteran DEF Brian Rafalski made his pre- season debut in...
SAME FAVRE STORY, SAME VIKINGS CHANNEL.....Minnesota 24, LIONS 10, S 9/26/10 [ 09-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   LIONS SAFETY C.C. BROWN (R) COULDN'T CATCH MINNY'S ADRIAN PETERSON ON THIS 8-YARD TD RUN<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Lions did what they always do when vis...
NEW RECORD IN CoPa CLIMAX.....TIGERS 5, Minnesota 1, S 9/26/10 [ 09-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   SANTIAGO SPARKLED IN THE FIELD (this throw from SStop) AND ALSO AT THE BAT WITH A 3rHR<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers concluded their 2010 home schedule w...
B'HAWKS DOUBLE-UP WINGS.....Chicago 4, RED WINGS 2, Sa 9/25/10 [ 09-25-2010 ]
>>caption:   B'HAWKS CAPT. JONATHAN TOEWS (L) CHECKED R-WING VALTTERI FILPPULA (R)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Blackhawks beat the Red Wings 4-2 Saturday night in the Windy...
WHALERS WIN HOME OPENER.....WHALERS 6, Barrie 2, Sa 9/25/10 [ 09-25-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       After starting the season 0-2 on the road, the Whalers were winners upon their return to Plymouth Saturday night. The Whalers scored twice in each period to...
WALKOFF WIN IN 13TH.....TIGERS 11, Minnesota 10 (13-INN), Sa 9/25/10 [ 09-25-2010 ]
>>caption:   AUSTIN JACKSON SLID HOME TO TIE THE GAME 10-10/B-7TH TO FORCE THE EXTRA FRAMES<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A one-bounce, opposite way, bases-loaded, 1-out single...
CFB-Wk-4.....MISMATCH SATURDAY.....Sa 9/25/10 [ 09-25-2010 ]
>>caption:   Le'VEON RANG THE BELL THREE TIMES FOR MSU TDs<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Michigan State got an early interception by DEF-Capt. Greg Jones which set up a 1-play...
WINGS EDGE CUP CHAMPS.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2, F 9/24/10 [ 09-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   ZETTERBERG (#40) CARRIED THE RED WINGS PAST THE BLACKHAWKS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:          The Red Wings evened their exhibition record at 1-1 by winning th...
WHALERS SUNK AGAIN.....London 3, WHALERS 2 (SO), F 9/24/10 [ 09-24-2010 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers fell to 0-2 on the new OHL season with their second road loss in as many nights, this time 3-2 at London on Friday.       The st...
TIGERS POWER PAST TWINS..,...TIGERS 10, Minnesota 1, F 9/24/10 [ 09-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   SIZEMORE (#20) WELCOMED HOME PERALTA (R), WHO HIT THE SECOND OF THREE TIGER HOMERUNS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Miguel Cabrera, Jhonny Peralta and Casper Wells...
SPITS SURGE IN THIRD.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 4, Th 9/23/10 [ 09-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   ALEXANDER KHOKLACHEV (R) STARTED THE SPITFIRES COMEBACK AGAINST WHALERS' NEW GOALIE MATT MAHALEK (M) ...AUSTIN LEVI (#7 at L) ALSO DEFENDS ON THIS PLAY FOR PLYMOUTH<< @ W...
PENGUINS ICE WINGS IN NEW HOME.....Pittsburgh 5, RED WINGS 1, W 9/22/10 [ 09-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   CROSBY SCORED ON OSGOOD IN A 3-GOAL OPENING PERIOD<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       Skating in their first game at new Consol Energy Center, the Pittsburgh Penguins...
SCHERZER SURGE STRIKES (OUT) AGAIN.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 2, W 9/22/10 [ 09-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   MIGUEL CABRERA (R) AND RYAN RABURN (L) SCORED THE GAME'S FIRST TWO RUNS ON A BRENNAN BOESCH B-5TH DOUBLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       In a well pitched game on bo...
ANOTHER TERRIBLE TUESDAY.....Kansas City 9, TIGERS 6  ,T 9/21/10 [ 09-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   MIKE AVILES HAS 3-H & 3-RBI FOR THE ROYALS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers had an ugly end to their four game win streak Tuesday night, dropping a 9-6 deci...
LATE HOMERS CARRY TIGS PAST ROYALS.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 5, M 9/20/10 [ 09-20-2010 ]
>>caption:   MEIER MISSED IT AND THE BALL BOUNCES BACK ON RHYMES' TAPE-DELAYED HOMER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Will Rhymes likely made major league history with his go-ahea...
WACKY WIN GIVES TIGS SWEEP OF SOX.....TIGERS 9, Chicago WSox 7 (11-INN), S 9/19/10 [ 09-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   LEYLAND MILESTONE<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Somehow it was fitting that a player who struck-out started the winning rally in a 9-7, 11-INN Tiger victory at the C...
LIONS' BEST NOT GOOD ENOUGH AS VICK CLICKS.....Philadelphia 38, LIONS 32, S 9/19/10 [ 09-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   ROOKIE JAHVID BEST PUT ON QUITE A SHOW IN HIS OFFICIAL FORD FIELD DEBUT<< @ FORD FIELD:       It only took Lions rookie RBack Jahvid Best two contests to have...
DANTONIO HAS HEART ATTACK.....S 9/19/10 [ 09-19-2010 ]
@ EAST LANSING, MI:       Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio had a heart attack early Sunday shortly after his team's late Saturday night overtime victory vs Notre D...
SIZREMORE SOCKS THE SOX.....TIGERS 6, Chicago WSox 3, Sa 9/18/10 [ 09-18-2010 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON (L) WELCOMES HOME SIZEMORE (R) ON A PINCH-HIT HOMER<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Scott Sizemore snapped a 3-all tie with a pinch-hit 3rHR (#2) and Justin...
CFB-Wk-3.....A NEAR-MIDNIGHT MIRACLE.....Sa 9/18/10 [ 09-18-2010 ]
>>caption:   CHARLIE GANTT LOOKED BACK AND FOUND NOBODY DEFENDING HIM IN OVERTIME<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       After falling behind by a field goal in overtime, a 4th-down fa...
SCHERZER SIZZLES & BENGAL BATS SOCK SOX IN 7TH.....TIGERS 9, Chicago WSox 2, F 9/17/10 [ 09-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   AVILA'S 2r2B PUT THE TIGERS AHEAD<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Tiger bats were silent most of the night, but suddenly exploded for a 6-R/T-7th and went on to wi...
ANOTHER SLOPPY LOSS.....Texas 11, TIGERS 7, W 9/15/10 [ 09-15-2010 ]
>>caption:   LAYNE (L) AND LEYLAND (R) DISAGREED AGAIN<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       The Rangers version of the Texas Two Step is the Stomp, at least where the Tigers are conce...
RANGERS RIP DETROIT FOR SIXTH STRAIGHT VICTORY....Texas 11, TIGERS 4, T 9/14/10 [ 09-14-2010 ]
>>caption:   AS DAVID MURPHY (M) TROTTED HOME, JIM LEYLAND (L) WAS ALREADY ON THE FIELD ASKING HP UMPIRE BRIAN RUNGE (R) FOR A VIDEO REVIEW OF THE "HOMERUN"<<    @ ARLINGTON, TX:...
BENGALS BLAST BIRDS BULLPEN.....TIGERS 6, Baltimore 2, S 9/12/10 [ 09-12-2010 ]
>>caption:   CABBY (L) AND INGY (R) HAD BIG BLOWS IN A B-8TH RALLY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers salvaged the final game of their weekend series vs Baltimore with a...
LIONS LOSE STAFFORD, REPLAY AND SEASON OPENER.....Chicago 19, LIONS 14, S 9/12/10 [ 09-12-2010 ]
>>caption:   CALVIN JOHNSON (#81) CAUGHT THE BALL OVER BEARS DB ZACHARY BOWMAN, BUT COULDN'T RETAIN POSSESSION FOR THE GW-TD<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Lions keep finding...
ORIOLES BATTER SCHERZER.....Baltimore 5, TIGERS 3, Sa 9/11/10 [ 09-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   MAX SCHERZER DID NOT FOOL THE BIRDS SATURDAY NIGHT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Buck's Birds continued their surge under third Baltimore 2010 manager Showalter and...
CFB-Wk-2.....DENARD DEFEATS IRISH.....Sa 9/11/10 [ 09-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   DENARD ROBINSON (#16) DESTROYED NOTRE DAME SATURDAY<< @ SOUTH BEND, IN:       Denard Robinson shattered his own UofM yardage records set just the week before,...
O's WIN LATE.....Baltimore 6, TIGERS 3, F 9/10/10 [ 09-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON BEAT THE THROW FOR A B-7TH LEAD-OFF TRIPLE, BUT WAS STRANDED<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Two Tiger miscues and a bit of backfired strategy helped the Or...
TIGS TAKE 3-of-4 FROM SOX.....TIGERS 6, Chicago WSox 3, Th 9/9/10 [ 09-09-2010 ]
>>caption:   DAMON (#18) WENT 4-FOR-4 VS THE SOX THURSDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Johnny Damon went 4-for-4, Will Rhymes 3-for-4 and Rick Porcello scattered 4-H to win hi...
BONDO BREEZES..... TIGERS 5, Chicago WSox 1, W 9/8/10 [ 09-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   BONDERMAN WIPED-OUT THE WHITE SOX WEDNESDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Tiger starter Jeremy Bonderman breezed through the White Sox line- up Wednesday evening a...
TIGERS HALT SOX STREAK.....TIGERS 9, Chicago WSox 1, T 9/7/10 [ 09-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   RHYMES (R) SCORED ON THE B-1ST HOMER BY DAMON (L)<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers took and never relinquished an early lead as Justin Verlander took comma...
WSOX SURGE CONTINUES.....Chicago WSOX 5, TIGERS 4 (10-INN), M 9/6/10 [ 09-06-2010 ]
>>caption:   DON KELLY'S EFFORTS WEREN'T ENOUGH FOR DETROIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Manny Ramirez had 3-H and A.J. Pierczynski had 3-RBI to lift the Chicago White Sox pas...
GORDON LONGBALL GIVES KC A WIN.....Kansas City 2, TIGERS 1, S 9/5/10 [ 09-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   CASPER WELLS (#57) FOUGHT THE SUN & LOST AND KC's BRAYAN PENA ENDED UP WITH A B-2ND DOUBLE<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Alex Gordon hit the first pitch delivered...
ST.PIERRE KEYS WINNING RALLY.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 4, Sa   9/4/10 [ 09-04-2010 ]
>>caption:   A-JAX HOMERED AND HAD THREE HITS FOR DETROIT<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Catcher Max St. Pierre waited 14 years after being a low round Detroit draft choice t...
CFB-Wk-1.....Sa 9/4/10 [ 09-04-2010 ]
>>caption:   FORMER QB NICHOL CAUGHT MSU's FIRST TD PASS OF THE NEW SEASON<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Michigan State opened another hopeful football season with a 38-14 h...
RHYMES RIPS ROYALS IN OVERTIME.....TIGERS 9, Kansas City 5 (11-INN), F 9/3/10 [ 09-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   WHAT RHYMES WITH A 2-RUN TRIPLE ?<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Minus injured Miguel Cabrera and Gerald Laird and with a tired bullpen, the Tigers still managed...
WACKY WIN.....TIGERS 10, Minnesota 9 (13-INN), Th 9/2/10 [ 09-02-2010 ]
>>caption: LAIRD (#12) GETS A HEROES WELCOME AFTER HIS HR<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Tigers belted out five solo homers, the last by Gerald Laird giving Detroit a 10-9, 13...
RESERVES WIN AGAIN.....LIONS 28, Buffalo 23, Th 9/2/10 [ 09-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   LIONS DT LANDON COHEN (#98) SACKED BILLS STARTING QB TRENT EDWARDS<< @ FORD FIELD:       The Lions won their third straight exhibition game Thursday night, 28-...
SCHERZER SUPER BEFORE TWINS TOP PERRY.....Minnesota 2, TIGERS 1 (10-INN), W 9/1/10 [ 09-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   VALENCIA WAS ALL SMILES AFTER HIS GAME-WINNING BASEHIT<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Max Scherzer deserved a much better fate, but took a no-decision after pitchi...
MINNY GIVEAWAY.....Minnesota 4, TIGERS 3, T 8/31/10 [ 09-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   COKE REACTS TO GETTING YANKED IN THE B-7TH<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Tigers allowed an early 3-0 lead to slip away late in a 4-3 loss at Minnesota Tuesday...
PORCELLO & RABURN SHINE ON SUNDAY.....TIGERS 10, Toronto 4, S 8/29/10    [ 08-29-2010 ]
>>caption:   RABURN (M) WELCOMED HOME AFTER HIS SECOND HOMER<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       Rick Porcello had little trouble with the Blue Jays batters and Ryan Raburn hit a pair...
LIONS WAIT TILL LATE AND BROWN BEATS THE BROWNS.....LIONS 35, Cleveland 27, Sa 8/28/10 [ 08-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   AARON BROWN (#21) HAD TWO LATE TDs TO GIVE DETROIT A HOME WIN<< @ FORD FIELD:       A pair of short touchdown runs by back- up Aaron Brown gave the Lions a 4th-...
JAYS FIGURE OUT FIGARO EARLY.....Toronto 5, TIGERS 4, Sa 8/28/10 [ 08-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   WELLS WAS THE ONLY TIGER WHO DELIVERED WITH RISP<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       The Blue Jays jumped on Tiger spot starter Alfredo Figaro for a 3-R/B-1st, never trail...
WASTED CHANCES.....Toronto 3, TIGERS 2 (11-INN), F 8/27/10 [ 08-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   MLB-HR LEADER BAUTISTA DINGERED FOR A 2ND STRAIGHT GAME< @ Toronto, ONT:       The Tiger bullpen lost an extra inning contest for the second time in three days...
ONE BIG INNING.....TIGERS 7, Toronto 1, Th 8/26/10 [ 08-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   WELCOMING COMMITTEE FOR PERALTA (#27) AFTER HIS HR<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       A seventh straight Tiger quality start delivered Thursday night by Max Scherzer and...
EXTRA TOUGH DEFEAT.....Kansas City 4, TIGERS 3 (12-INN), W 8/25/10 [ 08-25-2010 ]
caption:   BLOOMQUIST'S BASH BEAT THE BENGALS IN 12-INN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Royals played their fourth extra inning game in five days and came from behind to edge...
RETURN TO EVEN.....TIGERS 9, Kansas City 1, T 8/24/10 [ 08-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   RHYMES' 2r2B CAPPED THE BREAKOUT B-5TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Bengals battered Kansas City pitching for a second straight night and Rick Porcello had his...
ROMP OVER ROYALS.....TIGERS 12, Kansas City 3, M 8/23/10 [ 08-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   JOHNNY DAMON (L) SLIDES PAST KC CATCHER JASON KENDALL (R) IN THE 7-R/B-6TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers took advantage of a dog tired ballclub and poste...
SWEEP.....TIGERS 8, Cleveland 1, S 8/22/10 [ 08-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   RHYMES (R) SCORED THREE TIMES ON FOUR BASEHITS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Jeanmar Gomez baffled the Bengal batters in winning his big league debut just over a mo...
CAPT. BLY & SCRAMBLIN' SPARTY LEAD LIONS PAST BRONCOS.....LIONS 25, Denver 20, Sa 8/21/10 [ 08-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   STAFFORD (#9) HAD A SECOND STRAIGHT SOLID START<< @ DENVER, CO:       The Lions evened their pre-season record at 1-1 with a 25-20 Saturday night road win ov...
TRIBE TOPPERS.....TIGERS 5, Cleveland 2, Sa 8/21/10 [ 08-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   RABURN (bottom) SCORED ON A WILD PITCH BY TOMLIN (top)<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Max Scherzer was the second Tiger pitcher in as many nights to wade through t...
NEAR DEJA VU.....TIGERS 6, Cleveland 0, F 8/20/10 [ 08-20-2010 ]
>>CAPTION:   ARMANDO MYSTIFIED THE WAHOOS AGAIN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Facing the Indians for the first time since his infamous imperfect/ perfect game back on June 2ND,...
MATINEE MAULING.....NY Yankees 11, TIGERS 5, Th 8/19/10 [ 08-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA'S POWER SURGE CONTINUED, AS DID THE DETROIT ROAD WOES<< @ NYC, NY:       The Yankees snapped a 2-2 tie and broke the ballgame open with a 9-R/B-6th,...
LONGBALLS, BEANBALLS & BAD CALLS.....NY Yankees 9, TIGERS 5, W 8/18/10 [ 08-18-2010 ]
>>caption:   ARE YOU KIDDING ME?<< @ NYC, NY:       Six homeruns, two hit batsmen and an ejection of perhaps the wrong person sparked an interesting Wednesday night in the...
YANKS WAIT OUT VERLANDER.....NY Yankees 6, TIGERS 2, T 8/17/10 [ 08-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON ROBBED DETROIT'S JOHNNY DAMON WITH A T-1ST DIVING CATCH AND GRANDY LATER HOMERED<< @ NYC, NY:       The Yankee game plan was to run up Justin Ver...
HOMER BINGE KEEP TIGS ON ROAD WIN STREAK.....TIGERS 3, NY Yankees 1, M 8/16/10 [ 08-16-2010 ]
>>caption:   RABURN WENT DEEP<< @ NYC, NY:       A sudden power surge of eight homeruns in the last three games has given the Tigers their first 3-game road winning strea...
TIGS WIN SERIES AT SOX.....TIGERS 13, Chicago WSox 8, S 8/15/10 [ 08-15-2010 ]
>>caption:   GALARRAGA (L) AND AVILA (R) HAD HARSH WORDS<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Although they blew a 5-1 lead the Tigers bounced back to beat the White Sox 13-8 Sunday. &...
FAMILIAR DEBUT.....Pittsburgh 23, LIONS 7, Sa 8/14/10 [ 08-15-2010 ]
>>caption:   KEENAN LEWIS (R) FOILS CALVIN JOHNSON (#81)<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       Matthew Stafford looked good and had the Lions ahead before the back-ups took over, but t...
AVILA & COKE COMBO.....TIGERS 3, Chicago WSox 2, Sa 8/14/10 [ 08-14-2010 ]
>>caption:   AVILA (R) WELCOMED HOME AFTR HIS HOMER<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Friday night the White Sox blasted their way past the Tigers with homeruns. Saturday, it was De...
WHITE SOX BEAT THE TIGERS IN LONGBALL.....Chicago WSox 8, TIGERS 4, F 8/13/10 [ 08-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   KONERKO (L) CAME IN ON TEAHEN'S (R) LONG HOMERUN<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The White Sox out-homered the Tigers 3-2 Friday night, added in a couple of key triples...
RABURN RAPS RAYS.....TIGERS 3, Tampa Bay 2, W 8/11/10 [ 08-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   INGE (RBI-1B) AND RABURN (2rHR) SUPPLIED THE TIGER RUNS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The rains and most of the runs came in the middle of the matinee game and Rya...
MORE SUMMERTIME SIGNINGS.....T 8/10/10 [ 08-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   JAMIE TARDIFF (file photo), SEE 2ND STORY<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons have come to terms with former back-to-back (2002-03 & 2003-04) scoring c...
RAYS IN A WALK.....Tampa Bay 8, TIGERS 0, T 8/10/10 [ 08-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   WEINHARDT (R) AND GONZALEZ (L) COMBINED TO WALK FIVE T-BAY RAYS IN A 5-R/T-9TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The last time Tiger RHP Max Scherzer pitched against Ta...
JOYCE JOLTS EX-MATES AGAIN.....Tampa Bay 6, TIGERS 3, M 8/9/10 [ 08-09-2010 ]
>>caption: CONGRATS FOR MATT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Former Tiger Matt Joyce continued to punish the Tigers with a 415-foot solo homer (#6) and a sac-fly to help carry the Tamp...
ILITCH WANTS PISTONS.....M 8/9/10 [ 08-09-2010 ]
@ DETROIT, MI:       Red Wings and Tigers owner Mike Ilitch issued a statement late Monday morning saying he wants to purchase the NBA Pistons too.       Ilitch said he's...
SUNDAY SALVATION.....TIGERS 9, LA Angels 4, S 8/8/10 [ 08-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   KELLY MADE A T-2ND CIRCUS CATCH NEAR THE 420-FOOT MARKER TO ROB LAA's JEFF MATHIS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers used a trio of 3-R innings to put at leas...
ROCK BOTTOM ? ..... LA Angels 10, TIGERS 1, Sa 8/7/10 [ 08-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   ABREU SCORED THE FIRST RUN OF THE GAME AND THE FIRST RUN OF THE 5-R/T-5TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       In as brutal a ballgame as the sinking Tigers have played al...
SCORELESS SOCCER ENDS IN SHOOTOUT.....AC Milan 5, Panathinalkos FC 3 (SO), F 8/6/10 [ 08-06-2010 ]
@ PONTIAC SILVERDOME:       An international friendly ended scoreless after 60-mins before AC Milan defeated Panathinalkos FC 5-3 in a shootout before an announced crowd of 30, 514...
HALOS CONTINUE TIGER TUMBLE.....LA Angels 4, TIGERS 2, F 8/6/10 [ 08-06-2010 ]
>>caption:   HUNTER HOMERED EARLY AND WAS EJECTED LATE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The LA Angels of Anaheim took a 4-0 lead on Tiger starting pitcher Justin Verlander before D...
KOTSAY CLOCKS TIGERS.....Chicago WSox 6, TIGERS 4 (11-INN), Th 8/5/10 [ 08-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   RABURN GAVE DETROIT A CHANCE WITH HIS 3rHR IN THE B-9TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Mark Kotsay hit a T-9th/2rHR (#7), but his biggest blow was a T-11th 2r3B th...
TWO SOX LONGBALLS DOOM DETROIT.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 1, W 8/4/10 [ 08-04-2010 ]
>>caption:   KONERKO (L) AND QUENTIN (R) BOTH WENT DEEP IN THE SEATS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The White Sox got a pair of LONG BOMBS by their big sluggers and an effective...
SIGNED.....W 8/4/10 [ 08-04-2010 ]
>>caption:   SUH IN CAMP<< @ ALLEN PARK, MI:       Wednesday the Lions announced the signing of top draft choice Ndamukong Suh to a 5-year contract.       Terms...
TIGS SALVAGE NIGHTCAP AFTER UGLY OPENER.....Chicago WSox 12, TIGERS 2 (Gm-1) & TIGERS 7, WSox 1 (Gm-2), T 8/3/10 [ 08-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   BONDO BLEW THE BALL PAST THE WSOX TO GIVE THE TIGS A TWINBILL SPLIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       After a horrid opening game to the homestand, series and day/nigh...
THE BOSTON BUNGLE.....Boston 4, TIGERS 3, S 8/1/10 [ 08-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  PERALTA'S T-9TH RBI-1B TIED IT FOR THE TIGERS<< @ Boston, MA:     Reliever Robbie Weinhardt's throwing error scored the winning run and Boston beat the Tigers 4...
GIVEAWAY.....Boston 5, TIGERS 4, Sa 7/31/10 [ 07-31-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA CRANKED A 2rHR for a 2-0/T-1st TIGER LEAD<< @ BOSTON, MA:     As British General William Howe discovered in 1776, bad strategy can beat you in Boston....
IT DON'T COME EASY.....TIGERS 6, Boston 5, F 7/30/10 [ 07-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  PERALTA PUMPED TWO OVER THE GREEN MONSTER<< @ BOSTON, MA:     Jhonny Peralta hit a pair of homeruns in his first two Tiger at- bats, David Ortiz blasted a B-9th...
SWEPT BY THE BAY.....Tampa Bay 4, TIGERS 2, Th 7/29/10 [ 07-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY ALMOST MADE THE PLAY, TWICE, TO TOTAL THREE T-BAY TALLIES<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Former Tiger Carlos Pena drove in all four runs as the Tampa Bay Ray...
TIGERS TRADE FOR HELP, BUT NOT IN TIME TO AVOID ANOTHER DEFEAT.....Tampa Bay 7, TIGERS 4, W 7/28/10 [ 07-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA'S MONSTER SHOT WASN'T NEAR ENOUGH<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Before the game the Tigers acquired INF Jhonny Peralta from the Cleveland Indians and the...
RUNNIN' RAYS EDGE LOB TIGERS.....Tampa Bay 3, TIGERS 2, T 7/27/10 [ 07-27-2010 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER SAWED- OFF JOYCE, BUT MATT GOT THE GW-RBI DOUBLE ANYWAY<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Former Tiger Matt Joyce beat his old club for a second straight...
GARZA NO-HITS TIGERS.....Tampa Bay 5, TIGERS 0, M 7/26/10 [ 07-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  UNHITTABLE<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Matt Garza had never beaten the Tigers in his five year big league career (0-4 in 6-GP) until Monday night.   ...
RABURN DELIVERS SPLIT OF DOUBLEHEADER AND SERIES.....Toronto 5, TIGERS 3 (Gm-1) & TIGERS 6, Toronto 5 (Gm-2), S 7/25/2010 [ 07-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  RABURN'S 3-RUN TWO- BAGGER WAS THE BIG HIT OF DETROIT'S DAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Ryan Raburn's B-8th bases-loaded, 3r2B gave the Tigers a nightcap win and...
ORDONEZ & GUILLEN JOIN INJURED LIST AS JAYS EDGE TIGS.....Toronto 3, TIGERS 2, Sa 7/24/10 [ 07-24-2010 ]
>>caption: MAGGS WAS OUCHED AT THE PLATE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Toronto evened the 4-game weekend series vs the Tigers Saturday night with a 3-2 decision.     Mag...
IT'S A WASH.....Toronto @ TIGERS, PPD, F 7/23/10 [ 07-23-2010 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:     Friday night's Toronto at Detroit Tigers game was postponed due to rain and further impending rain.     The contest will be made up at 6:05pm this Su...
3 ALL-STARS LEAD TIGER COMEBACK TO TOP TORONTO.....TIGERS 5, Toronto 2, Th 7/22/10 [ 07-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA HAD 3-H, 2-2B AND A PAIR OF RBI's VS THE JAYS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers overcame an early deficit and a couple of baserunning blunders to stage...
BATTERYMATES END BENGAL SLIDE.....TIGERS 4, Texas 1, W 7/21/10   [ 07-21-2010 ]
>>caption LAIRD WENT YARD AGAINST HIS FORMER TEAM WEDNESDAY NITE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tiger battery jump-started Detroit Wednesday night to snap the team's season-high sev...
TIGS GO QUIETLY, LOSE 7TH IN A ROW.....Texas 8, TIGERS 0, T 7/20/10 [ 07-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  UNHAPPY RETURN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Rangers had a triple and three homeruns while the Tigers had just four total basehits.     Thus, Texas def...
TIGS LOSE INGE & 6TH STRAIGHT.....Texas 8, TIGERS 6 (14-INN), M 7/19/10 [ 07-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  INGE WAS HBP AND BROKE HIS LEFT HAND<<     An opposite field 2rHR in the T-14th by Nelson Cruz (#12) gave the Rangers an 8-6 win over the Tigers Monday night in...
SCALPED.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 2, S 7/18/10 [ 07-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  KATIE BAR THE DOOR 'CAUSE HERE COMES RYAN RABURN<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     A curious, B-1st, inside-the-park 3rHR by Jhonny Peralta (HR#7) gave the Indians all the...
TRIBE TAKES L-O-N-G DAY-NIGHT TWINBILL.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 3 (Gm-1) & Cleveland 2, TIGERS 1 (11-INN, Gm-2), Sa 7/17/10 [ 07-17-2010 ]
..caption:  CARLOS GUILLEN (L) OUT AT THE PLATE IN GAME ONE, DON KELLY WOULD BE LIKEWISE IN GM-2<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The Indians made it three in a row over the Tigers b...
MARTE'S MASH SENDS TRIBE TOWARD TRIUMPH.....Cleveland 8, TIGERS 2, F 7/16/10 [ 07-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  UNHAPPY MIGGY WAS CALLED OUT ON STRIKES TO END THE T-8TH<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     Andy Marte blasted a B-4th, tie-breaking 2rHR to the LField stands to propel the...
2010 ALL-STIFF TEAM [ 07-14-2010 ]
caption:  TIGER GERALD LAIRD<<     In a tradition dating back to the 1980s, the MLB All-Star break also is the occasion for the unveiling of our MLB All-Stiff Team of half sea...
TIGERS SHINE BUT NL STARS.....NL 3, AL 1, T 7/13/10 [ 07-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  McCANN CAN AND NL FINALLY GETS AN ASG WIN<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Atlanta Braves CA Brian McCann cranked a 2-out, bases-loaded, 3-R double in the T-7th to give t...
WHO'S YOUR PAPI ?? ..... M 7/12/10 [ 07-12-2010 ]
@ ANAHEIM, CA:     Tiger 1Bman Miguel Cabrera made the Final Four, but then was eliminated in Monday night's MLB Home Run Derby competition as part of in pre-All-Star Game activi...
ANOTHER GOLD CUP FOR VILLWOCK.....S 7/11/10 [ 07-11-2010 ]
@ DETROIT RIVER:     Dave Villwock of Auburn, WASH capped a perfect weekend of racing with his 60th career victory in the winner-take-all final Sunday at the 101st Detroit APBA Gold...
THIRD PLACE TWINS BUMP TIGERS OUT OF DIVISION LEAD.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 3, S 7/11/10 [ 07-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  CUDDYER GREETED BONINE WITH A 2-RUN DOUBLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     "Tiger Killer" Carl Pavano was perfect into the B-5th and wasn't scored upon until the B-7th...
DEEP IMPACT.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota  4, Sa 7/10/10 [ 07-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  JACKSON (#14) TROTTED HOME ON DAMON'S (R) DINGER<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers scored all seven runs via four homeruns and beat Minnesota Saturday 7-4. &#...
TIGS TRIM TWINS IN SERIES OPENER.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota 3, F 7/9/10 [ 07-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS MASHED THE MINNY MOUNDSMEN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Magglio Ordonez had 3-H & 3-RBI to help carry the Tigers to a 7-0 lead on their way to a 7-3 Friday nig...
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....F 7/9/10 [ 07-09-2010 ]
    Thank Goodness It's Over.     The LeBron watch ended in King James deserting his hometown of Cleveland to join Dwayne Wade, Chris Bosh and 12 other guys who will fill-...
SCHERZER SHINES AGAIN.....TIGERS 4, Baltimore 2, W 7/7/10 [ 07-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  WORTH TOOK HIS FIRST BIG LEAGUE HOMERUN TROT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Max Scherzer continued his solid string of starts to key a 4-2 Tiger win over Baltimore Wed...
MILESTONE, THEN WALKOFF.....TIGERS 7, Baltimore 5 (11-INN), T 7/6/10 [ 07-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  DAMON DIT IT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Miguel Cabrera and Johnny Damon hit a pair of two-run bombs to carry the Tigers to a 7-5, 11-INN comeback win over Baltimore...
OFFENSIVE FIREWORKS.....TIGERS 12, Baltimore 9, M 7/5/10 [ 07-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  BRANDON INGE HAD A SEASON-HIGH 4-RBI EFFORT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Fourth of July holiday weekend came to an explosive conclusion Monday afternoon when the...
LEE SILENCES BENGAL BATS.....Seattle 8, TIGERS 1, S 7/4/10 [ 07-04-2010 ]
>>caption:  LEE HAD GOOD REASON TO SMILE SUNDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers took the first two games of the weekend series vs Seattle while riding a pair of strikeou...
VERLANDER MOWS DOWN MARINERS AS TIGS TIE FOR FIRST.....TIGERS 6, Seattle 1, Sa 7/3/10 [ 07-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER BREEZED FOR THE FIRST SIX INNINGS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Justin Verlander threw the hard stuff past the Mariners most of the night and Detroit defeate...
HOME AT LAST.....TIGERS 7, Seattle 1, F 7/2/10 [ 07-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  KELLY'S 2-RUN TWO- BAGGER PUT DETROIT IN THE LEAD<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Max Scherzer delivered a solid start and the Tigers scored their first 5-R with 2-outs...
MORNEAU LEADS TWINS TO RUBBER GAME WIN.....Minnesota 5, TIGERS 1, W 6/30/10 [ 06-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  BUTERA (#41) WAS SAFE WHEN OLIVER'S THROW PULLED GUILLEN (L) OFF THE BAG TO SET UP MINNY's GO-AHEAD RALLY<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     As in his first big league st...
SEE SPAN RUN.....Minnesota 11, TIGERS 4, T 6/29/10 [ 06-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  SPAN (#2) THE MAN<< @ MINNEAPOLIS. MN:     Denard Span hit a trio of triples and collected 5-RBIs while Jim Thome blasted another opposite field solo homer to h...
TIGS ZOOM INTO FIRST PLACE, BUT LOSE ZUMAYA.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota 5, M 6/28/10 [ 06-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  ZUMAYA (M) LEFT THE FIELD IN MISERY<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers took a 4-0/T-1st lead and held on to beat the Twins 7-5 Monday night to leap-frog Minn...
TIGERS PITCH & PUTT PAST BRAVES.....TIGERS 10, Atlanta 4, S 6/27/10 [ 06-27-2010 ]
>>caption:  MR. LEYLAND, YOU ARE EXCUSED FOR THE REST OF THE DAY<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     The Tigers banged-out 17 basehits, 16 singles and a towering Brennan Boesch 2rHR (#12...
BAD CALL.....Atlanta 4, TIGERS 3, Sa 6/26/10 [ 06-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  JONES (R) LAUNCHED THE GAME'S BIG BLOW<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     The Braves tried to give the game to the Tigers, but the home plate umpire took it away and Atlan...
WINGS GO IRISH.....F 6/25/10 [ 06-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  RILEY SHEAHAN<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Red Wings selected 21st overall in the first round of the NHL draft Friday night and chose University of Notre Dame CE...
BRAVOS BEST BENGALS.....Atlanta 3, TIGERS 1, F 6/25/10 [ 06-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  OLIVER PITCHED WELL, BUT HAD LITTLE SUPPORT<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     LHP Andy Oliver became the 7th Tiger to make his MLB debut in 2010 and delivered a quality star...
MONROE IS TOP PISTON PICK.....Th 6/24/10 [ 06-24-2010 ]
>>caption:  GREG MONROE<< @ MSG, NYC, NY:     Selecting seventh overall in the NBA Draft Thursday night, the Pistons picked Georgetown FWD/CEN Gregory Keith Monroe Jr. ...
TIGS SALVAGE NYC SERIES FINALE.....TIGERS 6, NY Mets 5, Th 6/24/10 [ 06-24-2010 ]
>>caption:  GALARRAGA GOT HIMSELF AND THE TIGERS BACK ON THE WINNING TRACK<< @ NYC, NY:     The Tigers took a 6-1 lead, then had to hang on for a nail-biting 6-5 win at the...
KNUCKLED UNDER.....NY Mets 5, TIGERS 0, W 6/23/10 [ 06-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  DICKEY DOMINATED DETROIT<< @ NYC, NY:     R.A. Dickey dazzled Bengal batters all night with his sinking knuckleball and Jose Reyes fell a double shy of the cyc...
BAD APPLED.....NY Mets 14, TIGERS 6, T 6/22/10 [ 06-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  PAGAN'S B-4TH RBI-2B WAS PART OF A 4-H, 4-RBI NIGHT<< @ NYC, NY:     The New York Mets scored a season-high 14-R and topped the Tigers 14-6 Tuesday night in t...
LATE LONGBALLS LAUNCH BENGALS TO VICTORY.....TIGERS 3, Arizona 1, S 6/20/10 [ 06-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOESCH DELIVERED ANOTHER BASH AND ANOTHER WIN<< @ COMERICA PARK: fake watches     It took a while for the Tiger bats to wake up, but whe...
TWO STREAKS STOPPED.....Arizona 6, TIGERS 5, Sa 6/19/10 [ 06-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  JACKSON RETURNED TO THWART DETROIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Two streaks came to a conclusion Saturday night in Downtown Detroit.     The Tiger 9-game h...
LUCKY SEVEN.....TIGERS 7, Arizona 5, F 6/18/10 [ 06-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  COACH GENE LAMONT (L) CONGRATS BRANDON INGE (R) ON HIS GO-AHEAD TRIPLE. UMPIRE JERRY LAYNE IS IN THE MIDDLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers couldn't beat fo...
BENGALS BANG OUT SWEEP.....TIGERS 8, Washington 3, Th 6/17/10 [ 06-17-2010 ]
>>caption:  AVILA'S 2r2B STARTED THE SCORING IN THE B-2ND-INN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Jeremy Bonderman delivered a solid start, the Tigers rapped a season-high 19 basehits...
BOESCH & VERLANDER NEGATE THE NATS.....TIGERS 8, Washington 3, W 6/16/10 [ 06-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  WOW, THAT ONE'S GOING A LONG WAY!!!<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Brennan Boesch continued clubbing Wednesday night to stroke the Tigers to an 8-3 victory over Washin...
RABURN'S BLAST LIFTS BENGALS PAST NATS.....TIGERS 7, Washington 4, T 6/15/10 [ 06-15-2010 ]
>>caption:  RABURN PLAYED ROUNDERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Only in the lineup because CFielder Austin Jackson remains sidelined by back spasms and replaced late for defensiv...
IZZONE INTACT.....T 6/15/10 [ 06-15-2010 ]
    Michigan State is in the process of implementing a controversial men's basketball season ticket relocation plan for the upcoming season.     While the seating numbers...
DETROIT CANNON-SHOTS SINK PIRATES FOR SERIES SWEEP.....TIGERS 4, Pittsburgh 3, S 6/13/10 [ 06-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY'S GW-BLAST WAS "LONG GONE"<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Trailing 2-0 most of the day, the Tigers got a mammoth homerun in each of their last two at-bats to b...
BENGALS BEST BUCCOS IN BONUS BASEBALL.....TIGERS 4, Pittsburgh 3 (10-INN), Sa 6/12/10 [ 06-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  GIDDY GUILLEN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Carlos Guillen led-off the B-10th and turned on a 2-0 count, waist-high, inside fastball from Pirates pitcher Brendan Donn...
BOTTOM-FEEDERS BEAT BUCS.....TIGERS 6, Pittsburgh 2, F 6/11/10 [ 06-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER PUNCHED-OUT ONLY THREE PIRATES, BUT GAVE UP JUST FOUR BASEHITS<< @ COMRERICA PARK:     Justin Verlander played stopper on the mound and the usually a...
SILENT TIGERS.....Chicago WSox 3, TIGERS 0, Th 6/10/10 [ 06-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA WHIFFED TO END THE ONE TIGER THREAT<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     John Danks has been the best White Sox starter this season and was again Thursday afternoon a...
SOCKED BY SOX.....Chicago WSox 15, TIGERS 3, W 6/9/10 [ 06-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE PALE HOSERS POUNDED PORCELLO<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     While most of Chicagoland watched on TV as the Blackhawks won their first Stanley Cup since 1961, the 21,9...
BIG 7TH-INNING GIVES BENGALS THE BALLGAME.....TIGERS 7, Chicago WSox 2, T 6/8/10   [ 06-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOESCH (R) ROUNDS THIRD AFTER HIS BASH OFF OF THORNTON (#37 at L)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Back-to-back homeruns by Brennan Boesch and Carlos Guillen capped a 6-R/...
TIGER DRAFT.....M-T,  6/7-8/10 [ 06-08-2010 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:     Monday night the Tigers made their first two selections in the first of three days of 2010 first-year player (amateur) draft activity.     Detroit to...
KC CLUBS BONDO.....Kansas City 7, TIGERS 2, S 6/6/10 [ 06-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  BONDERMAN (L) GAVE UP 7-R BEFORE LEYLAND (#10) PULLED HIM OUT<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Royals battered Tiger starter Jeremy Bonderman early and often to de...
TIGS EVEN KC SERIES.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 2, Sa 6/5/10 [ 06-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA LONG-BOMBED AGAIN<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers beat the Royals 4-2 Saturday night to even their weekend series 1-each.     Detroit ex...
ROYALS DINK WAY TO WIN.....Kansas City 7, TIGERS 3, F 6/4/10 [ 06-04-2010 ]
>>caption:  CHEN MADE CHUMPS OF THE BENGAL BATTERS<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     Booming one day, largely silent the next has been the recent Tiger bat pattern.    ...
EXTRA BASE BENGALS BATTER WAHOOS.....TIGERS 12, Cleveland 6, Th 6/3/10 [ 06-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  ORDONEZ SLID HOME IN THE B-3RD AND COLLECTED 5-RBI<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Quiet for much of the 7-game homestand, the Tiger bats errupted for 17 hits Thursday...
IMPERFECT CALL.....TIGERS 3, Cleveland 0, W 6/2/10 [ 06-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  BAD CALL COSTS TIGER GALARRAGA  BASEBALL IMMORTALITY< @ COMERICA PARK:     Unbelievable.     Armando Galarraga appeared to have pitched the firs...
CAPTAIN COMEBACK.....T 6/1/10 [ 06-01-2010 ]
    Tuesday afternoon the Red Wings announced Capt. Nicklas Lidstrom has decided to postpone possible retirement and come back to the team for a 19th season.     The team...
INDIANS EDGE DETROIT.....Cleveland 3, TIGERS 2, T 6/1/10 [ 06-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  BRANYAN BASHED ONE OF THE TWO TRIBE TATERS< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tiger tumble continued Tuesday night in the opener of a 3-game home series vs Cleveland wh...
A's TAKE SERIES FINALE.....Oakland 4, TIGERS 1, M 5/31/10 [ 05-31-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOESCH IS MEAT AT THE DISH AS SUZUKI APPLIES THE TAG<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Oakland A's pitching dominated Detroit for all but one meeting of the 4-game holiday...
SUPER MAX MOWS DOWN ATHLETICS.....TIGERS 10, Oakland 2, S 5/30/10 [ 05-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  SCHERZER SAT DOWN 14 ATHLETICS ON STRIKEOUTS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Max Scherzer returned from Toledo with renewed life on his fastball and the Tiger offense w...
A's ANDERSON DOMINATES & TIGS DUMP DONTRELLE.....Oakland 6, TIGERS 0, Sa 5/29/10 [ 05-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  ELLIS SOLO HOMERED AND ADDED A 3-RUN DOUBLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Brett Anderson mowed down the Tiger batters to lead the Oakland A's to a 6-0 win over the Ti...
PERRY DROPS SECOND STRAIGHT.....Oakland 5, TIGERS 4, F 5/28/10 [ 05-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY TROTTED THREE TIMES<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A career-high three homerun game with all four Detroit RBIs by Miguel Cabrera wasn't enough Friday night. &#...
M's PUMMEL PERRY TO SWEEP SEATTLE SERIES.....Seattle 5, TIGERS 4, W 5/26/10 [ 05-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS HAD AN EARLY HOMERUN TROT FOR THE  TIGERS<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     In a rare 2010 Tiger bullpen breakdown the Mariners scored four times in the B-8th off...
BRADLEY BEATS VERLANDER.....Seattle 5, TIGERS 3, T 5/25/10 [ 05-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  BRADLEY'S BELT GAVE THE MARINERS A 2-0/B-1st LEAD<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     Milton Bradley the home game gave the Seattle Mariners a 5-3 win over Tiger ace Justin...
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....T 5/25/10 [ 05-24-2010 ]
    Don't worry MSU Spartan fans.     The rumors of basketball boss Tom Izzo going elsewhere have always proved false and the latest one makes the least sense of all. &#...
TIGERS SALVAGE CHAVEZ RAVINE FINALE.....TIGERS 6, LA Dodgers 2, S 5/23/10 [ 05-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABBY (#24 at L) WELCOMES MIGGY (R) HOME...BOTH HOMERED<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     For the third straight game the Tigers scored in the opening inning, but this ti...
DODGERS DOWN DETROIT AGAIN.....LA Dodgers 6, TIGERS 4, Sa 5/22/10 [ 05-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  AUSTIN JACKSON DUCKED THIS PITCH BUT WAS HIT IN THE HEAD BY THE NEXT ONE AND CAME OUT OF THE GAME IN THE T-8TH<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     A late Tiger rally try e...
TIGERS CAN'T DODGE HOT LA CLUB.....LA Dodgers 4, TIGERS 1, F 5/21/10 [ 05-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  JAMEY CARROLL (#14) CAN'T PREVENT DETROIT'S RAMON SANTIAGO (#39) FROM TURNING TWO<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     Baseball's hottest team stayed that way as the Los An...
BONDO SOLID TO HELP GIVE TIGS A SHORT SWEEP.....TIGERS 5, Oakland 2, Th 5/20/10 [ 05-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  BONDO BAFFLED THE A's BATTERS<< @ OAKLAND, CA:     Jeremy Bonderman turned in his best performance of the young year to lead the Tigers to a 5-2 Thursday matin...
VERLANDER KEEPS A's QUIET.....TIGERS 5, Oakland 1, W 5/19/10 [ 05-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER REASSERTED HIS ACE STATUS VS THE A's<< @ OAKLAND, CA:     Lefty Dallas Braden of Oakland and RHP Justin Verlander of Detroit hummed along pitching sco...
GARCIA HEX CONTINUES.....Chicago WSox 6, TIGERS 2, T 5/18/10 [ 05-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  GARCIA BEAT HIS ONETIME TIGER TEAMMATES TUESDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Tiger starter Rick Porcello lost for the first time this season at home while White Sox s...
ANOTHER RAINOUT.....Chicago WSox @ TIGERS, PPD, M 5/17/10 [ 05-17-2010 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:     Rain claimed the opener of a two-game Downtown Detroit series between the Tigers and visiting Chicago White Sox.     The third Tiger rainout in 11 d...
LATEST TOLEDO CALL-UPS HELP TIGERS BEST BOSOX.....TIGERS 5, Boston 1, S 5/16/10 [ 05-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  GALARRAGA GAVE THE DETROIT ROTATION A BOOST<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Post-midnight reinforcements from Toledo played part in the Tigers beating Boston 5-1 Sunday...
BENGALS BEST BOSOX IN BONUS BASEBALL, THEN MAKE MAJOR ROSTER MOVES.....TIGERS 7, Boston 6 (12-INN), Sa 5/15/10 [ 05-15-2010 ]
>>caption:  RAMIREZ (R) WALKED OFF THE FIELD AFTER ISSUING A WALKOFF WALK TO SANTIAGO (L)<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Tiger pitchers walked an even dozen Boston batters over 12-...
BIG PAPI STILL HAS PLENTY OF POP.....Boston 7, TIGERS 2, F 5/14/10 [ 05-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  TIGER CA GERALD LAIRD (L) AND RED SOX DH DAVID ORTIZ WATCH BIG PAPI'S HUGE HOMER<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Max Scherzer was mauled again and Boston took the opene...
JV, MIGGY & ROOKIE KEY WIN OVER YANKS IN SERIES FINALE.....TIGERS 6, NY Yankees 0, Th 5/13/10 [ 05-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA (L) & BOESCH (R) BACK-TO-BACK HOMERED << @ COMERICA PARK:     Tiger pitching notched its second 4-hit shutout over the New York Yankees in as many after...
TWINBILL SHUTOUTS.....TIGERS 2, NY Yankees 0 (Gm-1) & NYY 8, TIGERS 0 (Gm-2), W 5/12/10 [ 05-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  PORCELLO PITCHED A FIRST GAME GEM VS THE YANKEESS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers and New York Yankees traded shutouts as they split a Downtown Detroit day-nig...
RAINOUT.....NY Yankees @ TIGERS, PPD [ 05-11-2010 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:     Tuesday night's scheduled game between the Tigers and New York Yankees was postponed postponed due to rain and impending rain. The contest will be made up Wedn...
TIGS EDGE YANKS IN SERIES OPENER.....TIGERS 5, NY Yankees 4, M 5/10/10 [ 05-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  JOHNNY DAMON HOMERED IN HIS FIRST GAME AGAINST HIS EX-YANKEE TEAMMATES<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Papa Grande struck-out the side in the T-9th to preserve a 5-4 Tig...
COACH KURT AT LARGE.....M 5/10/10 [ 05-09-2010 ]
    Not even Dontrelle Willis could have predicted that a month into the season the D-Train would be Detroit's most reliable starter not named Justin Verlander.     Tha...
TRIBE THUMPS TIGS TO END DETROIT TRIP.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 4, S 5/9/10 [ 05-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  CLEVELAND'S ASDRUBAL CABRERA (#13) FORCED DETROIT'S  RAMON SANTIAGO AT 2BASE TO END BOTH THE BALLGAME AND THE TIGER ROAD TRIP<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     Maggli...
IT'S ALL OVER.....San Jose 2, RED WINGS 1, Sa 5/8/10 [ 05-08-2010 ]
>>caption: PATRICK MARLEAU HAD GOOD REASON TO PUMP HIS FIST<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:     The Sharks controlled play in the opening and closing periods, making tired Detroit chase the...
VERLANDER LEADS TIGS PAST TRIBE.....TIGERS 6, Cleveland 4, Sa 5/8/10 [ 05-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  JV HAD A QUALITY START FOR HIS SECOND WIN OF THE WEEK<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     Tiger ace Justin Verlander struck-out a season-high nine enemy batters and win (3-2...
RAIN WASHES AWAY NEAR WIN.....TIGERS @ Cleveland, PPD, F 5/7/10 [ 05-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  DET'S SCOTT SIZEMORE (L) SLID AROUND THE ATTEMPTED TAG TO SCORE A RUN THAT WOULD NOT COUNT<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The Tigers and Indians had completed four inn...
WINGS RIDE MULE TO MUST WIN.....RED WINGS 7, San Jose 1, Th 5/6/10 [ 05-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN (#93) COMPLETES HIS NATURAL HAT TRICK OVER NABBY'S RIGHT GOALIE PAD (behind goal stick)<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Johan Franzen set and tied a pile of reco...
TWINS GET FIRST EVER TARGET FIELD SWEEP BY BEATING BENGALS.....Minnesota 5, TIGERS 4, W 5/5/10 [ 05-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  AVILA (L) IS WELCOMED HOME BY SANTIAGO (R) AFTER THE SECOND OF HIS TWO SOLO HOMERS<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Rick Porcello's Wednesday afternoon start wasn't a...
RIP, ERNIE HARWELL.....T 5/4/10 [ 05-05-2010 ]
    "For lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone; the flowers appear on the earth; the time of the singing of the birds is come, and the voice of the turtle is,"  no lo...
BOTTOM 9TH BOO-BOO BEATS BENGALS.....Minnesota 4, TIGERS 3, T 5/4/10 [ 05-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOESCH (#26) IS WELCOMED HOME BY SIZEMORE (#20) AFTER BRENNAN'S MAMMOTH BLAST<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     A 1-out B-9th triple by J.J. Hardy, followed by a Ryan Pe...
SHARKS SHOCK WINGS TO TAKE 3-0 SERIES LEAD.....San Jose 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), T 5/4/10 [ 05-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  SHARKS CONGRATULATE PATRICK MARLEAU (#12 at L)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The San Jose Sharks staged their second consecutive comeback to beat the Red Wings for...
TWINS SCORE EARLY & OFTEN.....Minnesota 10, TIGERS 4, M 5/3/10 [ 05-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  CUDDYER (#5 at L) IS WELCOMED HOME ON HIS HOMER<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Seven batters into the ballgame the Tigers had struck-out four times against Twins star...
ONE TOO MANY JOES.....San Jose 4, RED WINGS 3, S 5/2/10 [ 05-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  JOE THORNTON (#19) POTS THE GAME-WINNER PAST A DIVING JIMMY HOWARD<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:     The Sharks scored a pair of unanswered 3rd-Per goals to beat the Red...
JV GIVES TIGS SWEEP OF LAA.....TIGERS 5, LA Angels 1, S 5/2/10 [ 05-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  JUSTIN VERLANDER HAD HIS BEST STUFF SUNDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Justin Verlander came within two outs of a complete game shutout and the Tigers completed a t...
DAMON DELIVERS.....TIGERS 3, LA Angels 2, Sa 5/1/10 [ 05-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE TWO STOOGES IN A PIE-FACED MOMENT AS LAIRD (L) GOT THE DROP ON DAMON (R) << @ COMERICA PARK:     Johnny Damon picked the right time to unload his first Tig...
ROOKIES ON PARADE.....TIGERS 10, LA Angels 6, F 4/30/10 [ 04-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS (L) WELCOMES BOESCH (R) HOME AFTER THE ROOKIE SLAMMED A GRANNY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     It was milestone night for Detroit's trio of everyday lineup rookie...
SHARKS SINK WINGS IN GAME ONE.....San Jose 4, RED WINGS 3, Th 4/29/10 [ 04-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  PAVELSKI (#8 at L) SCORED TWICE FOR THE SHARKS<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:     The Sharks got a pair of power play goals from Joe Pavelski in a 4-3 win over the Red Wings...
WILLIS & RELIEVERS WHITEWASH TWINS.....TIGERS 3, Minnesota 0, Th 4/29/10 [ 04-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  THURSDAY'S D-TRAIN RIDE WAS AN EXPRESS RUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Dontrelle Willis hummed along for six scoreless innings and combined with two relievers to th...
BENGAL BATTERS SPELL DOUBLE TROUBLE FOR TWINS.....TIGERS 11, Minnesota 6, W 4/28/10 [ 04-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOESCH'S TWO-RUN TWO-BAGGER PUT DETROIT AHEAD<< @ COMERICA PARK:         Trailing 6-1 before the middle of the 4th-INN., the Tigers scored 10 unan...
WINGS FOIL PHOENIX.....RED WINGS 6, Phoenix 1, T 4/27/10 [ 04-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK (#13) BEAT BRYZGALOV TWICE TO GIVE DETROIT A 2-0 LEAD PHOENIX COULDN'T TOUCH<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:     Red Wings coach Mike Babcock has said more times tha...
TO ERR IS TIGER.....Minnesota 2, TIGERS 0, T 4/27/10 [ 04-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  RABURN'S MISPLAY BROKE THE SCORELESS DEADLOCK<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tiger offense was anemic, but it was Detroit's shoddy defense which ended up costing th...
TIGER BOMBS.....TIGERS 8, Texas 6, M 4/26/10 [ 04-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  INGE HOMERED TWICE AND DOUBLED FOR 3-RBI<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:     The Tigers came home happy from a grueling 11 game western road trip by scoring twice in the...
RANGERS RIP PORCELLO.....Texas 8, TIGERS 4, S 4/25/10 [ 04-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  YOUNG HAD 3-H & 5-RBI<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:     Same score, different result.     After beating Texas 8-4 Saturday night, the Tigers lost to the Rangers...
SPECIAL WIN FOR COYOTES.....Phoenix 5, RED WINGS 2, S 4/25/10 [ 04-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  BRYZGALOV BEAT BERTUZZI (#44) FOR ONE OF HIS 31 SAVES<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Missing on a chance to bury Phoenix early, instead the Red Wings faded after the...
WINNING UGLY.....TIGERS 8, Texas 4, Sa 4/24/10 [ 04-24-2010 ]
>>caption:  DAMON (#18) GOT HIS FIRST TIGER STOLEN BASE IN HIS FIRST ATTEMPT OF THE YEAR<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:     It was an ugly beginning, but so was the Tiger comeback as...
DAY 3, 2010 NFL DRAFT.....Sa 4/24/10 [ 04-24-2010 ]
>>caption:  NEW LION JASON FOX<< @ NYC, NY:     For the first time ever the NFL Draft spilled over to a third day Saturday with the final four rounds.     The Li...
3RD PERIOD SURGE FOR 3RD WIN OF SERIES.....RED WINGS 4, Phoenix 1, F 4/23/10 [ 04-24-2010 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK'S GOAL CRUSHED THE COYOTES<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:     Pavel Datsyuk and Tomas Holmstrom assisted on each other's goals just 1:10 apart and Henrik Zetterberg...
TEXAS DEATH MATCH 9TH INNING.....Texas 5, TIGERS 4, F 4/23/10 [ 04-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  RANGER ROUND-UP<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:     The Tiger bullpen scoreless streak ended at 17-INN when the pen gave the game away Friday night in the B-9th at Arlington.     The Ti...
DAY 2, 2010 NFL DRAFT.....F 4/23/10 [ 04-23-2010 ]
@ NYC, NY:     With no second round selection the result of Thursday's trade up to late in the first round, the Lions had just one third round selection in day two of the expanded "...
TIGS EARN SPLIT WITH ANGELS.....TIGERS 5, LA Angels 4, Th 4/22/10 [ 04-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  MATSUI (#55) HITS IT BACK AT VERLANDER (R)<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Wednesday night they scored late, Thursday night they scored early and the Tigers managed a spli...
LIONS SUH FOR DEFENSE & DO A DEAL.....Th 4/22/10 [ 04-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  TOP CHOICE<< @ NYC, NY:     In the first round of the 75th NFL Draft Thursday night there were a series of trades and plenty of prime time surprises, includin...
ANOTHER CARDIAC CATS COMEBACK.....TIGERS 4, LA Angels 3, W 4/21/10 [ 04-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA'S LONG-BOMB TIED IT UP<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Late comebacks have highlighted an uneven start to this Tiger season and they managed an improbable one lat...
TOO BIG AN ANAHEIM MOUNTAIN TO CLIMB.....LA Angels 6, TIGERS 5, T 4/20/10   [ 04-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY MASHED A 3-RUN DOUBLE TO GET DETROIT CLOSE<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Tiger starter Rick Porcello exited early, a 6-0 defecit was too much to overcome, ex-Tiger...
SPECIAL TEAMS AND A SPECIAL GAME BY HOWARD.....RED WINGS 3, Phoenix 0, T 4/20/10 [ 04-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  MINUS THE MASK, HOWIE MAKES THE SAVE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The first NHL playoff shutout by Jimmy Howard, a pair of goals by Henrik Zetterberg and another fr...
RODNEY'S REVENGE.....LA Angels 2, TIGERS 0, M 4/19/10 [ 04-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS MADE A CIRCUS CATCH TO END THE 4TH-INNING<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Former Tiger Fernando Rodney pitched a perfect T-9th to complete a combined shutout and a...
CABBY CARRIES TIGS TO PAC-NORTHWEST WIN.....TIGERS 4, Seattle 2, S 4/18/10 [ 04-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  SCHERZER GOT HIS FIRST TIGER VICTORY SUNDAY AT SEATTLE<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     The Tigers wasted several scoring opportunities, but got enough runs to beat the Mar...
D-DOGS GO UP 2-1 IN GAME THREE.....Phoenix 4, RED WINGS 2, S 4/18/10 [ 04-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  PETR PRUCHA POKED THE PUCK PAST JIMMY HOWARD WITH WHAT PROVED TO BE THE GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     An early goal, a late goal, an end-to-end rush goal and a s...
M's DOUBLE-UP TIGS.....Seattle 4, TIGERS 2, Sa 4/17/10 [ 04-17-2010 ]
>>caption:  JOHNNY DAMON'S PINCH-HIT TIED THE GAME 2-2/T-7TH<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     Justin Verlander gave the Tigers their longest pitching start of the season, but that wasn'...
Z's HAT TRICK EVENS SERIES.....RED WINGS 7, Phoenix 4, F 4/16/10 [ 04-16-2010 ]
>>caption: BERTUZZI (L), ZETTERBERG (M) AND FILPPULA (R) COMBINED FOR EIGHT SCORING POINTS<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:     Trailing three times in the contest, the Red Wings got a 3-goal...
ROAD KILLED.....Seattle 11, TIGERS 3, F 4/16/10 [ 04-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  A TWO-RUN TRIPLE BY FRANKLIN GUTIERREZ STARTED THE SEATTLE ONSLAUGHT<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     The long 11-game western road trip had a horrid start for the Tigers i...
COYOTES TAKE FIRST BITE.....Phoenix 3, RED WINGS 2, W 4/14/10 [ 04-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  DEREK MORRIS LINES UP HIS SLAPPER FOR THE GW-PPG<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:     The Coyotes abused the Red Wings physically and dominated on special teams to post a 3-2...
PISTONS WIN SEASON FINALE.....PISTONS 103, Minnesota 98, W 4/14/10 [ 04-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  JAREBKO (L) AND VILLANUEVA (R) SWARM LEADING SCORER BREWER (M)<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Down 58-48 at the half and by 16-P in the 3rd-Qtr, the Pistons staged...
15 ROYALS SINGLES BEAT THE BENGALS.....Kansas City 7, TIGERS 3, W 4/14/10 [ 04-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE BALL CAME LOOSE AS DeJESUS SLID UNDER LAIRD'S TAG TRY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     This time it was the Tiger bullpen which failed and the Royals relievers excell...
SIX RUNS AFTER 7TH INNING STRETCH BEATS BAD BULLPEN.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 5, T 4/13/10 [ 04-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  CARLOS GUILLEN'S 2r2B WAS THE DIFFERENCE<<   @ COMERICA PARK:     Wild Willis was periodically on display Tuesday afternoon in his second start of the sea...
PISTONS FALL IN HOME FINALE.....Toronto 111, PISTONS 97, M 4/12/10 [ 04-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  AMIR JOHNSON (#15) LOOKS FOR A SOFT LANDING AFTER HIS DUNK<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Former Piston Amir Johnson scored a career-high 26-P to help the Toron...
SLOPPY SECOND.....Kansas City 10, TIGERS 5. M 4/12/10 [ 04-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  JOSE GUILLEN'S 2rHR PUT THE ROYALS AHEAD TO STAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tiger four game winning streak came to an abrupt end in Detroit's second defeat of t...
OT WIN GIVES WINGS 5TH PLACE FINISH.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2 (OT), S 4/11/10 [ 04-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  STUART CELEBRATES HIS OT-GWG IN CHI-TOWN<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Brad Stuart's goal (#4) at 3:11 of overtime gave the Red Wings a 3-2 Sunday matinee win at Chicago...
CLEVELAND COLLAPSE GIVES TIGERS A SWEEP.....TIGERS 9, Cleveland 8, S 4/11/10 [ 04-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  CARLOS GUILLEN (#9) IS WELCOMED HOME BY AUSTIN JACKSON TO COMPLETE THE TIGER COMEBACK<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A Chris Perez wild pitch with 2-out in the B-9th pl...
BOBCATS END MODEST PISTON WIN STREAK.....Charlotte 99, PISTONS 95, Sa 4/10/10 [ 04-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  GORDON (L) AND HUGHES (R) LED THEIR RESPECTIVE TEAMS IN SCORING<< @ CHARLOTTE, NC:     The ball wouldn't fall for the Pistons in the closing moments, but did for...
BACK TO BC....Boston College 5, Wisconson 0, Sa 4/10/10 [ 04-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  BC BEAT THE BADGERS TO REIGN ATOP THE NCAA ICE BRACKET AGAIN<< @ FORD FIELD:     Boston College captured its second NCAA-D1 men's ice hockey championship in thre...
BONDERMAN AT THE BEGINNING, PERRY AT THE END.....TIGERS 4, Clevelans 2, Sa 4/10/10 [ 04-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  BONDERMAN MADE HIS COMEBACK START A GOOD ONE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Tiger pitching and the bat of Magglio Ordonez both remained impressive in the early going a...
GORDON CARRIES DETROIT TO COOL-OFF HEAT.....PISTONS 106, Miami 99, F 4/9/10 [ 04-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  GORDON (#7) HAD HIS BEST PISTON PERFORMANCE AT MIAMI<< @ MIAMI, FL:     Ben Gordon scored a game-high and his personal season-high of 39-P to help the Pistons w...
SHUTOUT & SHOOTOUT WIN.....RED WINGS 1, Columbus 0 (SO), F 4/9/10 [ 04-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  BERTUZZI (#44) BEAT MASON WITH THE SHOOTOUT WINNER<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     Jimmy Howard stood tall in goal again and the Red Wings edged the Blue Jackets 1-0 in a...
GIFT WRAPPED HOME OPENER.....TIGERS 5, Cleveland 2, F 4/9/10 [ 04-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  PORCELLO (M) POSTED THE TIGER HOME OPENER WIN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A two base, three run throwing error by Indians 3Bman Jhonny Peralta gave the Tigers a 5-2...
NCAA FROZEN FOUR SEMIS.....Th 4/8/10 [ 04-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE WISCONSIN BADGERS BURIED THE RIT TIGERS IN A CHILLY OPENER TO THE DOUBLEHEADER<<   @ FORD FIELD:     Wisconsin breezed by Rochester Institute of Techn...
LATE RUNS GIVE TIGERS RUBBER GAME WIN OVER ROYALS.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 3, Th 4/8/10 [ 04-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABBY CONNECTED FOR THE GAME-WINNING 3rHR<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     Seven late game runs including six over the final two innings gave the Tigers a 7-3 Thursday...
EXTRA INNING COLLAPSE.....Kansas City 3, TIGERS 2 (11-INN), W 4/7/10 [ 04-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  BLOOMQUIST IS WELCOMED HOME WITH THE WINNING RUN<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     Shades of "Roller Coaster" Todd Jones and Fernando Rodney.     Jose Valverd...
PISTONS HANG ON TO HANG A LOSS ON HAWKS.....PISTONS 90, Atlanta 88, W 4/7/10 [ 04-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  DAYE (#5) GOES OVER BIBBY FOR A CAREER NIGHT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons won back-to-back games for the first time since FEB 21st--23rd by edgin...
THREE GOAL BURST EARNS WINGS THE WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 3, W 4/7/10 [ 04-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  PATRICK EAVES (R) DUKED IT OUT WITH KRIS RUSSELL (L) OF COLUMBUS IN THE 1ST-PER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A three goal outburst in a 1:16 span of the 3rd-Per ca...
SPITFIRES SWEEP PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 3, WHALERS 2 (OT), W 4/7/10 [ 04-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  SPITS MOB SCOTT TIMMINS BEHIND WHALER GOALER SCOTT WEDGEWOOD<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     With starting goaltender Matt Hackett on suspension for a game three matc...
PISTONS POWER PAST 6ERS.....PISTONS 124, Philadelphia 103, T 4/6/10 [ 04-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  CHARLIE V (R) SHOOTS OVER PHILLY'S JASON SMITH (#14)<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The Pistons had to pick on a fellow NBA-East weakling to end their losing skid and...
GERMAN SUB SINKS WHALERS.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 0, M 4/5/10 [ 04-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  MITCHELL (#71) SCORED TWICE AGAIN ON HACKETT IN THE PLYMOUTH NETS<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     The Spitfires took a commanding 3-0 second round playoff series lead as...
SIX PACK 7TH INNING LIFTS TIGERS TO O-DAY WIN.....TIGERS 8, Kansas City 4, M 4/5/10 [ 04-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  TIGERS ZOOMED PAST KC IN THE 7TH-INN TO MAKE JOEL ZUMAYA THE O-DAY WINNER<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The aces were on the hill on Opening Day where the top two...
HARDWOOD HOSS.....M, 4/5/10 [ 04-04-2010 ]
Hardwood Hoss Season Ending Commentary on Michigan State Basketball Last Monday, less than twenty four hours after Michigan State secured yet another Final Four appearance, I was still reveling...
FLY-OVER.....Philadelphia 4, RED WINGS 3, S 4/4/10 [ 04-04-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOUCHER (L) BACKSTOPPED THE FLYERS AT CRUNCH TIME<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The Red Wings negated a 2-goal/ 1st-Per deficit, but couldn't overcome anther such d...
SPITS GET PAST PLYMOUTH AGAIN.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 3, Sa 4/3/10 [ 04-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  MATT HACKETT MADE 51-SV  IN GOAL FOR PLYMOUTH<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA     Dale Mitchell scored twice and Ryan Ellis collected three assists as Windsor beat the...
TUMBLE TICKER REACHES 11.....Atlanta 91, PISTONS 85, Sa 4/3/10 [ 04-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  ATL's JAMAL CRAWFORD (L) GOES AROUND DET's BEN GORDON<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     The Pistons lost their 11th in a row and for the 18th time in the last 20 games, 91-...
THE BUTLER DID IT.....Butler 52, Michigan State 50, Sa 4/3/10 [ 04-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  GREEN'S LAST FG TRY DIDN'T FALL FOR MSU<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     A local favorite has advanced to the NCAA-D1 men's basketball title game for a second straigh...
FIVE HOMERS NOT ENOUGH.....Milwaukee 13, TIGERS 12, Sa 4/3/10 [ 04-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  WEINHARDT'S BOBBLE COSTS THE CONTEST<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:     Tiger RHander Rick Porcello had a near-perfect final tuneup, but otherwise the Tigers had pitching...
SUTER LIFTS PREDS PAST WINGS IN OVERTIME.....Nashville 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), Sa 4/3/10 [ 04-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK  (L) SKATED PAST THE PREDS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings and Predators had to play extra time for a second consecutive Saturday.  ...
EARLY RUNS AS BREWS BEAT BENGALS.....Milwaukee 3, TIGERS 2, F 4/2/10 [ 04-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  SCHERZER THREW HIS LAST PRACTICE PITCHES FRIDAY<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:     All the scoring came in the first 2-INN as the Brewers beat the Tigers 3-2 Friday night a...
THE SUNS, THE ANTI-PISTONS.....Phoenix 109, PISTONS 94, F 4/2/10 [ 04-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  GRANT HILL SCORED ON HIS ONETIME TEAM<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Suns took control in the 2nd- Qtr, won each quarter and beat the Pistons 109-94 Frida...
WINGS EDGE JACKETS.....RED WINGS 3, Columbus 2, Th 4/1/10 [ 04-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  TODD BERTUZZI (R) GOES AROUND CBS DEF MARC METHOT (#3)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Blue Jackets and Red Wings met Thursday night at The Joe for the first of th...
SPITS TAKE SERIES OPENER.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 1, Th 4/1/10 [ 04-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  SCOTT TIMMINS (#77) STARTED THE NIGHT'S SCORING<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     The Spitfires scored the game's first three goals and went on to beat the Whalers 5-1 Thur...
TIGERS WIN TWINBILL IN FLORIDA FINALE.....TIGERS (ss) 4, Atlanta 1...&...TIGERS (ss) 4, HOUSTON 2, Th 4/1/10 [ 04-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  TIGER PROSPECT SSTOP GUSAVO NUNEZ FLASHES THE LEATHER AGAINST THE ASTROS<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:   In their final Lakeland exhibition this spring the Tigers topp...
SCORCHED PISTONS.....Miami 98, PISTONS 81, W 3/31/10 [ 03-31-2010 ]
>>caption:  BEASLEY BATTERED THE PISTONS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     As fast start fizzled fast for the Pistons and the Heat beat Detroit 98-81 Wednesday night at the Pa...
VERLANDER CUFFED IN FINAL TUNE-UP.....TIGERS 8, Pittsburgh 5, W 3/31/10 [ 03-31-2010 ]
>>caption:  JOHNNY DAMON HAD 3-H & 3-RBI WEDNESDAY<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Pirates hit Tiger ace Justin Verlander with a 5-spot in the T-4th, but the Tiger bat...
STUART SAVES WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 5, Edmonton 4, T 3/30/10 [ 03-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN (L) HAD A GOAL AD AN ASSIST FOR DETROIT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings blew a 4-0 lead, but got a video-confirmed goal by Brad Stuart with just...
TIGERS TRADE GUM TIME, WATCH MIGGY DROP BOMBS & WILLIS MELTDOWN, THEN BEAT BALTIMORE.....TIGERS 10, Baltimore 9, T 3/30/10 [ 03-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  NATE ROBERTSON (file photo)<< @ SARASOTA, FL:     The Tigers settled their pitching rotation by trading Nate Robertson to Florida [see "EXTRA INNINGS" below]...
TIGS TIE TORONTO.....TIGERS 2, Toronto 2, M 3/29/10 [ 03-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY'S BALL OFF THE WALL TIED THE BALLGAME<< @ DUNEDIN, FL:     The Tigers and Toronto Blue Jays played to a 2-2 Grapefruit LGE tie Monday afternoon.  ...
M-MEN ICED IN DOUBLE OVERTIME.....Miami-of-OH 3, MICHIGAN 2 (2/OT), S 3/28/10 [ 03-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  CONNOR KNAPP MADE 55-SV FOR THE REDHAWKS, INCLUDING THIS ONE OF UM's MATT RUST (#19)<<   @ FT. WAYNE, IN:     Michigan thought it had the game won, but aft...
BULL-IED.....Chicago 110, PISTONS 103, S 3/28/10 [ 03-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  DERRICK ROSE (#1) HOOPS PAST DETROIT'S WILL BYNUM (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons lost to Chicago Sunday evening, 110-103.     Ba...
ONE MORE FINAL FOUR.....MICHIGAN STATE 70, Tennessee 69, S 3/28/10 [ 03-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  SUMMERS SOARED TO A GAME-HIGH 21-P PERFORMANCE<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:     In a start to finish nail-biter, Michigan State edged Tennessee 70-69 Sunday afternoon to...
ANOTHER TIGER/YANKEE WASHOUT.....TIGERS @