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Tigers mourn the death of Bill Freehan – Sports 08-20-21

MLBThe Angels came all the way back to complete a sweep of the Tigers at Comerica Park on Thursday. Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera had two hits and four RBIs early on to power Detroit to a 7-2 lead through two innings. By the end of five, they had gotten it …

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Tigers drop third straight – Keweenaw Report Sports 08-19-21

MLBThey don’t call it “Shotime” for nothing. The Angels’ Shohei Ohtani figured prominently on the mound and at the plate in Detroit Wednesday. The Tigers dropped their third straight, this time 3-1. Ohtani gave up just six hits in eight innings on the mound. Even more impressive, only one of …

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Brewers shut down Cardinals – Wednesday, August 18th sports

The UP Sports Hall of Fame has saved a seat or two for the Copper Country. The 2020 class had to wait an extra year due to COVID, but it was worth it. At a ceremony Sunday held at Island Resort and Casino in Harris, near Escanaba, Jennifer Brody of …

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Sports 08-17-21

Horseshoe League Round 2 of the playoffs: Calumet One 7 – Harter’s Party Store 2 Dreamland One 5 – L&L 4 Championship Game next Monday 8/23 Location: Drift Inn Calumet one (1) vs. Dreamland one (2) 3rd Place Match Location: Rocky’s Bar L&L (3) vs. Harter’s Party Store (5) MLB …

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Sports 08-16-21

Twilight League REL Mohawk Technology is the regular season and tournament champions! Three games determined a Twilight League baseball champion at Wildcat Field in Stanton Township yesterday. The matchups were influenced by a strong, swirling wind blowing in during the semifinal round. The one-seed, REL Mohawk Technology, played with fire …

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Twilight League Final Today – Sunday Sports Wrap

Twilight League The Copper Country Twilight Baseball League tournament champion will be crowned today. The result of last evening’s play-in game between the fourth and fifth seeded teams was not reported. Today, the first semifinal begins at 11:00, the second at 1:30, and the title game at 4:00. Our coverage …

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Lions Fall in Preseason Opener – Saturday Sports Wrap

Twilight League The Copper Country Twilight Baseball League tournament will be held this weekend at the Stanton field. With five teams in the league this season, a play-in game between the two lowest seeds – Northern Driveline and Houghton Building Supply-Stanton – will be played this evening at 6:00. The …

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Tigers, Brewers Complete Series Sweeps – Friday Sports Wrap

Twilight League The Copper Country Twilight Baseball League tournament will be held this weekend at the Stanton field. With five teams in the league this season, a play-in game between the two lowest seeds – Northern Driveline and Houghton Building Supply-Stanton – will be played tomorrow evening at 6:00. The …

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Miguel Blasts #499 in Tigers’ Win – Thursday Sports Wrap

MLB Miguel Cabrera hit his 499th career home run, as the Detroit Tigers downed the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 last night. Cabrera had three hits, and also plated a run with a sacrifice fly. Tarik Skubal tossed six shutout innings, scattering five hits to earn the win. Detroit could have scored …

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MTU Football Picked for Fifth in GLIAC – Tuesday Sports Wrap

College Football The Michigan Tech football team has been picked to finish fifth in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference this fall. The annual coaches’ poll tabs Ferris State as the preseason favorite, followed by Grand Valley, Wayne State and Saginaw Valley State. Davenport is picked to finish sixth, with …

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