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CHICAGO (AP) — Nicholas Castellanos homered twice and Jose Iglesias hit a tiebreaking RBI single in Detroit’s two-run eighth, helping the Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 7-5 on Saturday for their fourth straight win. Castellanos hit a three-run drive in the third and a two-run shot in the fifth.

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MLSSoccer

MOSCOW (AP) — After raising the World Cup eight miles from Copacabana Beach four years ago, Germany hopes to lift the trophy four miles from the Kremlin on July 15 and become the first repeat champion in more than a half-century. The soccer world gathers at 12 stadiums in 11

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Detroit Tigers

BOSTON (AP) — Detroit had trouble containing Boston’s offense during the first two games of their series. The Tigers took advantage of a first-time starter to find some of their own. Leonys Martin had a two-run homer to cap a five-run first inning and the Tigers beat the Red Sox

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FeaturedNCAABUniversity of Michigan Basketball

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) – John Beilein is staying at Michigan after talking with the Detroit Pistons about their coaching vacancy. Beilein announced on Twitter on Wednesday that he’s excited about coaching the Wolverines next season and in the years to come. A person with knowledge of the situation told

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Detroit LionsFeatured

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have desperately tried to improve what has been a weakness, signing and drafting players to improve their running game. Detroit ranked last in the NFL last season in rushing offense and has been among the league’s worst on the ground offensively in

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Detroit Tigers

NEW YORK (AP) — The Detroit Tigers have selected Texas second baseman Kody Clemens, son of seven-time Cy Young winner Roger Clemens, to lead off the second day of the Major League Baseball draft. The younger Clemens was the Big 12 player of the year and has helped the Longhorns

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Detroit Tigers

DETROIT (AP) – Yankees slugger Aaron Judge became the first player to record eight strikeouts in a doubleheader, including five punchouts in the nightcap as the Detroit Tigers beat New York 4-2 for a day-night split Monday. Leonys Martin had two hits and scored twice for Detroit in the second

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Detroit Tigers

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — The Detroit Tigers selected Auburn right-hander Casey Mize with the No. 1 pick in the Major League Baseball draft Monday night. The announcement at MLB Network studios marked the second time the Tigers led off the draft, and first since they took Rice pitcher Matt Anderson

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Detroit Tigers

DETROIT (AP) — Aaron Boone’s pitching strategy for the first game of Monday’s doubleheader was simple. “We sent our ace out there for the first game and counted on him giving us a big performance,” the New York Yankees manager said. Luis Severino did just that, striking out 10 over

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FeaturedGolf

NEW YORK (AP) — Discovery Inc. signed a $2 billion agreement that gives it media rights to PGA Tour programming for its 220 markets outside the United States. The deal announced Monday is designed to allow Discovery to deliver golf around the world on every screen and device. It’s the

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