The injuries at Lions mandatory mini camp are already having an impact and the Tigers try to bounce back from the loss to the Kansa City Royals. Meanwhile in Auburn Hills the dust id begining to settle on the Mo Cheeks hiring. All this in Detroit Sports and more on the DJC Morning Drive.
Detroit Tigers 3 Kansas City Royals 2 – Max Scherzer was brilliant again improving his record to 9-0 by going 7 innings and giving up 2 runs on 3 hits. The offense struggled against the ERA leading Royals pitchers but managed to scratch out 2 of their three runs on a sacrifice and a fielders choice. The Royals and Tigers wrap up the three game series tomorrow in Kansas City at 2:10 EST.
The Detroit Lions have started the final phase of their offseason program with the opening of mandatory mini-camp today. While the previous OTAs were technically voluntary, this week the team can require all players to be at the team’s training facility.
The Detroit Red Wings began the postseason as the seventh seed with a daunting road ahead. A lot of fans were disappointed when they surrendered a 3-1 series lead and succumbed to the rival Chicago Blackhawks. Many more were impressed by their chemistry, work ethic and resolve in nearly eliminating the President’s Trophy winners. The Detroit Red Wings made a strong playoff run. There are plenty of moments to remember, and here are 10 of the best.
Welcome to Detroit. Kind of. You’ve been in the NBA long enough to know the Detroit Pistons don’t really play in Detroit. Not even in the same county as Detroit. Heck of a limo ride from the airport to the arena, isn’t it? On the bright side, the team charter is housed in Pontiac, so there’s that.