The Detroit Lions shutout the Buffalo Bills 23-0 on Thursday to close out the pre-season. Kellen Moore was 17 of 28 for 172 yards and two touchdowns for the Lions, who open the regular season on September 8 against the New York Giants.
Bret Zihlavsky caught two touchdown passes and threw one, as Richmond opened the high school football season with a 47-0 win at Marysville on Thursday night. Stefan Fenwick rushed for 112 yards, 95 on a fourth quarter touchdown run. First year starter Trevor Barrett threw for 90 yards and two touchdowns.
Alex Avila drove in two runs, including the game winner in the bottom of the ninth, as the Detroit Tigers beat the New York Yankees 3-2 on Thursday at Comerica Park. Detroit heads to Chicago to start a four game series with the White Sox on Friday night.
David Price allowed nine consecutive hits in the third inning, as the New York Yankees scored all eight of their runs to take an 8-4 victory over the Tigers on Wednesday night. Victor Martinez hit a solo home runs for the Tigers, who also got RBI from Miguel Cabrera, Torii Hunter, and Nick Castellanos. The final game of a three game series is set for Thursday afternoon at Comerica
Rick Porcello scattered nine hits over eight innings and pitched the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 win over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night at Comerica Park. JD Martinez had three hits for Detroit, and scored two runs while knocking in one. The second game of a three game series is set for Wednesday night.
The Detroit Tigers blasted out 18 hits and beat the Minnesota Twins 13-4 on Sunday to earn a split in a four game series. Victor Martinez had three hits, including a home run, and knocked in four runs, while Torii Hunter added two hits and four RBI. Max Scherzer picked up the win, his 15th of the year. The Tigers open a three game series with the Yankees in Detroit on Tuesday.
The Detroit Tigers pounded out 17 hits in the night cap and beat the Minnesota Twins 8-6 on Saturday night to gain a split in a day-night double header. Nick Castellanos and Eugenio Suarez each knocked in two runs, while Torii Hunter, Victor Martinez, and JD Martinez all had three hits. The Tigers and Twins wrap up a four game series on Sunday afternoon in Minnesota.
A six run second inning got the Minnesota Twins off and running, on their way to a 12-4 win over the Detroit Tigers in the first game of a double header on Saturday. Kennys Vargas hit two doubles and drove in five runs for the Twins, who also got three RBI each from Joe Mauer and Jordan Schafer. In two games the Twins have scored 32 runs on 34 hits against Detroit pitching.
The Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 20-6 on Friday night in Minnesota. The Twins had 20 hits, including five from Eduardo Escobar, who was a double shy of the cycle. Tigers pitchers walked nine in the game and the Tigers made two errors. Escobar, Danny Santana, Oswaldo Arcia, and Trevor Plouffe all hit home runs for the Twins, while Ian Kinsler homered for the
The Detroit Lions beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 13-12 on Friday night in pre-season action at Ford Field. Reggie Bush had two carries for 95 yards and scored on an 86 yard run for the Lions, who also got a one yard TD run from George Winn. Matt Stafford was 10 of 16 for 98 yards and Dan Orlovsky completed nine of eleven passes for 74 yards. The Lions (2-1) close out the