Tigers sweep Orioles

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BALTIMORE (AP) — Miguel Cabrera is heading back to Detroit for what should be the Tigers’ most anticipated homestand in a while. One homer shy of 500, Cabrera sat out the last game of Detroit’s trip Thursday, and the Tigers did fine without him, beating Baltimore 6-4 to complete a ...

Sports schedule

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Today Golf at Escanaba Country Club Men’s U.P. Golf Association Tournament, 7:45 a.m. Saturday Golf at Escanaba Country Club Men’s U.P. Golf Association Tournament

UPGA starts today

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ESCANABA — A high-caliber field is primed and ready to challenge a highly-regarded and well-manicured golf course this week. A field of 96 golfers are entered for the 107th annual Upper Peninsula Golf Association men’s tournament, and the 106-year-old Escanaba Country Club is ready for ...

Hongisto takes over as Braves’ athletic director

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GLADSTONE — To start the new school year, there will be a new athletic director at Gladstone High School. However, the new AD will be someone familiar to the Gladstone community. Dale Hongisto — who coached 13 years of boys basketball (seven varsity, five junior varsity and one freshman) ...

UW excited about backfield talent

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin believes it has enough talent in the backfield to regain its status as one of the top Power Five rushing attacks after taking a step back last year. Which player will get used most often remains uncertain. Wisconsin returns its leading rusher from last ...

Tigers top Orioles Tues. despite collision

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BALTIMORE (AP) — Derek Hill and Akil Baddoo took off after Anthony Santander’s drive to left-center field. Each player reached for the ball — and then they collided, sending Baddoo’s cap flying. “It was a nasty collision. It was a ball hit probably in the perfect spot for both guys ...