State Sports Archive

Tigers defeat Cleveland, 6-4

DETROIT — Ian Kinsler’s two-run home run off of Bryan Shaw in the seventh inning put the Detroit Tigers ahead for good as they went on to beat the Cleveland Indians, 6-4, at Comerica Park, sweeping the three-game series. J.D. Martinez accounted for the first two runs for the Tigers Sunday. He hit a solo […]

Panthers beat Lions, 24-7

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Detroit Lions appeared to catch a break when the Carolina Panthers made two of their stars — defensive end Greg Hardy and running back DeAngelo Williams — inactive Sunday. But the Lions couldn’t capitalize on the Panthers’ shorthandedness, blowing a third-quarter lead with two fourth-quarter turnovers — which Carolina converted into […]