Nick Castellanos #9 of the Detroit Tigers reacts on the bench during MLB game action  on August 10, 2014 . (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Offensive Issues Continue To Plague Tigers As They Drop Series To Rangers

“In baseball you always want to find a reason to explain stuff,” Ausmus said. “Sometimes there’s no reason. It’s just the way it is.”

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 17:  Fans in right field display K's as pitcher David Price of the Detroit Tigers sits down Chicago White Sox batters at Comerica Park on April 17, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. Price allowed one run on four hits while striking out nine in a 2-1 win over the White Sox. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Randy Wolf Has Solid Start But No Run Support Against Rangers

Wolf settled down after he got rocked then, and the Tigers managed to throw in a three-run homer from Ian Kinsler to make it a more respectable loss of 5-3. The journeyman left-hander finished with seven innings pitched, allowing nine hits and four runs (three earned), with five strikeouts and no walks.


SEATTLE, WA - AUGUST 08:  Prince Fielder #84 of the Texas Rangers is congratulated by teammates after hitting a two-run home run to take an 11-3 lead against the Seattle Mariners in the eleventh inning at Safeco Field on August 8, 2015 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Prince Fielder Returns To Comerica For First Time Since Trade [VIDEO]

“Well, last time I got booed, so why change?” he said with a grin.

97.1 The Ticket–08/20/2015

Ryan McDonagh #27 of the New York Rangers collides with Brooks Laich #21 of the Washington Capitals in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 13, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers Advance In OT On Stepan’s Goal, 2-1 Over Capitals

Derek Stepan scored 11:24 in overtime, lifting New York past the Washington Capitals 2-1 and into the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–05/14/2015

Caption:BOSTON, MA - APRIL 20: Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings looks on from his net after giving up a goal to Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins in the third period during the game at TD Garden on April 20, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Zidlicky’s OT Goal Gives Red Wings 2-1 Win Over Rangers

Justin Abdelkader also scored, and Henrik Zetterberg added two assists, and Jimmy Howard made 39 saves for Detroit.

97.1 The Ticket–03/04/2015

(Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Miss Texas Throws Worst First Pitch, And More Of ‘What’s Trending Today’ With Zahra

Over the weekend, Miss Texas, Monique Evans, threw out the first pitch before the Rangers took on the Angels. And it was just bad.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2014

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TTYM: John Daly Tees Off A Model And Francoeur Thinks His Teammate Is Deaf

In this week’s That Thing You Missed watch John Daly hit a golf ball out of a model’s mouth, while another golfer deals with a different type of hazard, a hockey fan’s creepy haircut and is this the most epic professional sports prank ever?



Gallo Goes There: Don’t Like New York? Why You Need Their Teams To Be Great

Okay, whoa. Whoa whoa whoa. Where are you going? Don’t leave. Not rooting for them more than your own favorite teams. That’s not what I mean. Not even rooting for them to win championships. But rooting for them to be good. Rooting for them to be legitimate contenders.


New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (credit: Al Bello/Getty Imags)

Keidel: New York, The Worst Sports Town In America

Local cable providers love to remind us that we have nine – yes, nine – professional sports clubs, a way of persuading us to click on this package or that so we can view the screen-in-screen horror we call baseball, football, and basketball.


Jim Leyland of the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Tigers Postpone Friday’s Ranger Game; Doubleheader Saturday

Detroit and the Rangers will play a day-night doubleheader Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2012