| Aug 24, 2012
| 8:55 PM
Chris Davis is a streaky hitter. We all know that. When he’s seeing the ball well, he can take over a game with his bat. When he’s slumping, he leaves you wondering how many holes he has in his bat.
Then there are nights like Friday, when...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 1:05 AM
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL
Aberdeen Central vs. Mitchell, Golden Eagles Arena, 7 p.m.
Aberdeen Christian at Northwestern, 7 p.m.
Canby, Minn. at Sisseton
Cheyenne-Eagle Butte at Timber Lake
Edmunds Central vs. Potter County at Hoven...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:24 PM
What White Sox ace Chris Sale called a disgrace after his four-inning outing Tuesday, pitching coach Don Cooper brushed off as a bad day.
What qualified as frustration Thursday for fellow Sox first-year starter Jose Quintana in a 5-3 loss to the Orioles,...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:00 PM
Chris Sale tried to be like a sponge whenever Mark Buehrle was around, soaking up pitching knowledge. It was the same way Buehrle had learned from David Wells, sitting next to him in the White Sox dugout during games in his first full season.
| Jun 5, 2012
| 12:01 PM
The Detroit Red Wings have announced that the Grand Rapids Griffins will play at Comerica Park on Sunday Dec. 30 against the Toronto Marlies.
The event is part of the lead-up to the 2013 Winter Classic at the Big House in Ann Arbor on the campus of the...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:04 PM
As the crowd cheered every move Justin Verlander made Thursday at Comerica Park South, the Tigers could not have felt more like they were in downtown Detroit without the Cubs replacing the Toyota sign in left field with a giant Ford logo.
You won't see...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:05 PM
Here comes Maya Stein on her bicycle, gliding below the historic clock tower at Dearborn Station. Stein is a writer and turned 40 in May. She has the lithe figure of someone who routinely takes transcontinental treks on her 10-speed. Yet this is her first...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Yuniesky Betancourt almost hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the ninth inning for the Kansas City Royals against the Detroit Tigers.
Comerica Park was too big, though, and Austin Jackson too fast.
The Royals scored three runs in the final...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 2:05 AM
A long-time Grand Rapids company is welcoming Vice President Joe Biden Wednesday.
The vice president plans to speak at American Seating Company around 11 a.m. His speech, which is not open to the public, is expected to focus on manufacturing and how...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 9:54 PM
‘‘He’s still got great stuff, even if he wasn’t throwing 97,’’ Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said. ‘‘He’s got the great change, a great breaking ball and everything is moving all over the place. We...
| Feb 9, 2012
It was one of the worst-kept secrets in all of sports. Today, it was no longer "secret."
The National Hockey League announced that the 2013 Winter Classic will be held at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor and will pit the Detroit Red Wings against the...