Edwin Encarnacion had three home runs, including a grand slam, and drove in nine runs, as the Toronto Blue Jays crushed the Detroit Tigers 15-1 on Saturday. Encarnacion tied a Jays record for RBI in a game, set by Roy Howell in 1978. The final game of a three game series is set for Sunday afternoon.
The Detroit Lions scored ten fourth quarter points and beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 22-17 in pre-season NFL action of Friday night. Matthew Stafford was 11 of 15 for 173 yards and two touchdowns in a half of play. Golden Tate caught a 62 yard touchdown pass and had 91 yards on three catches. Zach Zenner rushed for 85 yards and a touchdown on just eight carries for the
The Toronto Blue Jays belted three home runs on their way to a 5-3 win over the Tigers in Canada on Friday night. Ian Kinsler and Anthony Gose hit home runs for Detroit. Game two of a three game series is set for Saturday afternoon.
The Richmond Blue Devils beat Marysville 20-12 to open the high school football season on Thursday night. D'Sean Hamilton rushed for 90 yards and scored a pair of touchdowns, including a 55 yard run in the 4th quarter. The Vikings got two scores and 72 yards rushing from Ryan Ellul. Richmond begins league play in the BWAC against Yale next week, while Marysville opens play