Cubs acquire 2B Murphy in trade with Nationals

The Chicago Cubs have bolstered their struggling lineup by acquiring second baseman Daniel Murphy in a trade with the Washington Nationals.

Tuesday, August 21st 2018, 5:33 pm CDT

Sports Minute: Here is the latest Michigan sports news from The Associated Press

Detroit Lions linebacker Steve Longa's season-ending knee injury represents a setback for a position group that already is a potential problem area. Detroit used a first-round pick on Jarrad Davis last season and he...

Thursday, June 8th 2017, 2:36 am CDT

Harbaugh: Patterson will start at QB for Michigan vs Irish

No. 14 Michigan will start quarterback Shea Patterson in the season opener at No. 12 Notre Dame.

Monday, August 20th 2018, 1:32 pm CDT

Lions put LB Steve Longa on IR with torn knee ligament

The Detroit Lions have placed linebacker Steve Longa on injured reserve with a torn knee ligament.

Monday, August 20th 2018, 11:24 am CDT

Lions sign safety Marcus Cromartie

The Detroit Lions have signed free agent safety Marcus Cromartie.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 8:51 pm CDT

Rosario's HR in 8th leads Twins past Tigers 5-4

Eddie Rosario hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning and the Minnesota Twins scored all of their runs with longballs, beating the Detroit Tigers 5-4 Sunday.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 5:15 pm CDT

Tigers go with Farmer after mix-up

The Detroit Tigers had to change their starting pitcher for their game at Minnesota after a mix-up with Jacob Turner.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 1:23 pm CDT

Twins place RHP Ervin Santana on DL

The Minnesota Twins have placed right-hander Ervin Santana on the 10-day disabled list and reinstated outfielder Robbie Grossman from the DL.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 12:43 pm CDT

Carpenter earns first MLB win, Tigers top Twins 7-5

Mikie Mahtook hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fifth inning, rookie Ryan Carpenter earned his first big league win and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 7-5 on Saturday night.

Saturday, August 18th 2018, 10:11 pm CDT

Former Detroit Lions LB Paul Naumoff dies at 73

Paul Naumoff, the former Pro Bowl linebacker who spent 12 seasons with the Detroit Lions, has died. He was 73.

Saturday, August 18th 2018, 5:30 pm CDT

Tigers add Blackwood as player to be named in deal for Fiers

The Detroit Tigers have acquired minor league right-hander Nolan Blackwood from Oakland as a player to be named in the deal that sent pitcher Mike Fiers to the A's.

Saturday, August 18th 2018, 4:50 pm CDT

Mauer pinch-hit homer helps Twins to 5-4 win over Tigers

Pinch-hitter Joe Mauer hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Friday night.

Friday, August 17th 2018, 10:10 pm CDT

Davis Webb bounces back and helps Giants beat Lions 30-17

Davis Webb took advantage of his opportunity to play for Eli Manning, throwing a go-ahead touchdown in the second quarter to help the New York Giants beat the Detroit Lions 30-17 Friday night.

Friday, August 17th 2018, 9:22 pm CDT

Forsythe gets 5 hits, Twins outslug Tigers in 15-8 win

Logan Forsythe had a career-high five hits and Jorge Polanco drove in four runs as the Minnesota Twins outslugged the Detroit Tigers 15-8 on Thursday night.

Thursday, August 16th 2018, 11:21 pm CDT

Davidson, Abreu homer as White Sox hold off Tigers, 6-5

Jose Abreu and Matt Davidson each hit two-run home runs and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 6-5 on Wednesday to win the three-game series.

Wednesday, August 15th 2018, 3:44 pm CDT

LaMarre's hometown homer helps White Sox beat Tigers, 6-3

Ryan LaMarre hit his first major league home run and Lucas Giolito escaped a bases-loaded, no-out jam as the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 Tuesday night.

Tuesday, August 14th 2018, 9:44 pm CDT

Giants' Barkley held out of practice because of leg injury

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley is being held out of practice after straining his left leg a day earlier.

Tuesday, August 14th 2018, 9:27 am CDT

Castellanos has 5 hits, 5 RBIs in Tigers' win over White Sox

Nicholas Castellanos had a career-high five hits, including a go-ahead homer in the seventh inning, and drove in five runs as the Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 9-5 on Monday night.

Monday, August 13th 2018, 9:59 pm CDT

Harbaugh doesn't expect Michigan players to be suspended

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh says he doesn't expect any of his players to be suspended for selling shoes.

Monday, August 13th 2018, 9:11 pm CDT

Boyd leads Tigers over Twins on Jack Morris Day

Matthew Boyd pitched six strong innings and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 4-2 Sunday on Jack Morris Day at Comerica Park.

Sunday, August 12th 2018, 3:18 pm CDT