The Kansas City Royals had a season high 20 hits and beat the Detroit Tigers 15-7 on Thursday night in KC. Detroit allowed 27 runs in the final two games of a three game series. Nick Castellanos ( 3 RBI) and Tyler Collins (RBI) each picked up three hits for the Tigers, while Anthony Gose hit a hiome run. Detroit is home to Cleveland on Friday night to open a three game weekend
Michigan opened the college football season on Thursday night with a 24-17 loss at Utah. Jake Rudock got the start at quarterback for the Wolverines and completed 27 of 43 passes for 279 yards and two touchdowns, but he was intercepted three times, including a pick-six by Justin Thomas with 7:58 to play in the 4th quarter that turned out to be the deciding score in the game. Michigan
The Detroit Lions beat the Buffalo Bills 17-10 on Thursday night to finish the pre-season with three wins in four games. Kellen Moore passed for 150 yards and a touchdown in the game. Detroit has until 4 PM on Saturday to trim the roster from 75 to 53 for the season opener on September 13 at San Diego.
Several Blue Water Area high school football games were suspended on Thursday night because of lightning and will be completed on Friday. Capac at Algonac will begin at noon, Port Huron at Anchor Bay at 1 pm, Cros-Lex at Armada, and Reese at Sandusky at 6 PM, and Bad Axe at Marlette, Richmond at Yale, and Marysville at Port Huron Northern at 7 PM. The Vikings held a 30-22 led over the