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Tigers Sign Top Draft Pick

  The Detroit Tigers today announced that the club has agreed to terms with third baseman Spencer Torkelson from Arizona State University, the first overall selection in the 2020 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. In addition,

Tuesday Morning Sports Update

DETROIT (AP) — The Red Wings plan to hold their training camp for the 2020-21 NHL season at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit because of concerns about the coronavirus pandemic. Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman announced

Thursday Morning Sports Update

  Navy football coach Ken Niumatalolo remains optimistic that the Midshipmen won’t be playing in an empty stadium in the season opener at home against Notre Dame. The longest continuous intersectional rivalry in the country was moved

Tigers Sign 5th Draft Pick

  The Detroit Tigers today announced that they have agreed to terms with competitive balance round B pick Daniel Cabrera, a left fielder from Louisiana State University. With the signing of Cabrera, the Tigers have now agreed

No Fall Sports At U of M Dearborn

  The University of Michigan-Dearborn will not compete in sports this fall, making it the first college in the state to extend its cancellation of athletic events through the fall season. The school’s chancellor says they are

Tuesday Morning Sports Update

Player’s association rejects MLB schedule Major League Baseball plans to unilaterally issue a 60-game schedule for its shortest season since 1878 after the players’ association rejected a negotiated deal of the same length, putting the sport on

Monday Morning Sports Update

Thunderstorms Sunday forced NASCAR to postpone the Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway that was to mark the return of more fans to the track. The race, which was pushed back to 2 p.m. CDT on Monday,

Tigers Sign 4th Round Pick

  The Detroit Tigers today announced that they have agreed to terms with fourth round pick Gage Workman, a third baseman from Arizona State University. With the signing of Workman, the Tigers have now agreed to terms

Friday Morning Sports Update

  The Detroit Pistons have hired former Oklahoma City Thunder executive Troy Weaver as their new general manager. The 52-year-old Weaver spent the past 12 seasons with the Thunder, including three-plus years as vice president of basketball

Pistons Hire New GM

  The Detroit Pistons have hired former Oklahoma City Thunder executive Troy Weaver as their new general manager. The 52-year-old Weaver spent the past 12 seasons with the Thunder, including three-plus years as vice president of basketball

Tigers Sign Second Round Pick

  The Detroit Tigers today announced that they have agreed to terms with second round pick Dillon Dingler, a catcher from Ohio State University. With the signing of Dingler, the Tigers have now agreed to terms with

Tigers Sign 3rd & 5th Round Draft Picks

  The Detroit Tigers today announced that they have agreed to terms with third round pick Trei Cruz, a shortstop from Rice University, and fifth round pick Colt Keith, a third baseman from Biloxi High School (MS).

Doyle Out As Iowa’s Strength Coach

  Chris Doyle is out as Iowa’s football strength and conditioning coach. He and the university have agreed to a separation agreement paying him more than $1.1 million. Doyle was accused by former players of mistreating African

No Progress In Baseball Talks

  Baseball players told Major League Baseball additional talks to start the season during the coronavirus pandemic are futile and said owners should order a return to work, which likely would spark lengthy litigation and the sport’s

Iowa Football Players Speak

  Coach Kirk Ferentz and three of his players say the Iowa football team took a big step toward improving its lines of communication in the week since the program was hit with allegations of systemic racism.

NCAA Suggests Day Off For Election Day

  The NCAA is encouraging its 1,100 member schools to give athletes the day off from their sports on election day Nov. 3. In response to nationwide protests of police brutality, Georgia Tech announced earlier this week

MLB Offers New Proposal To Players

  Details of the proposal obtained by The Associated Press reveal Major League Baseball has offered players 80% of their prorated salaries and a 72-game schedule starting July 14 in an effort to start the pandemic-delayed season.