Stories by Noah Trister

Monday, Nov. 24, 2014

Bills blast Jets after wild week

DETROIT - After a week of frightening weather and an abbreviated practice schedule, the Buffalo Bills played one of their best games of the season. 
By Noah Trister

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014

Spartans, Buckeyes don't fit stereotype

EAST LANSING, Mich. - Solid defense, conservative offense - and punts aplenty. Fair or not, that's still the stereotype of Big Ten football - but Michigan State and Ohio State aren't playing along.
By Noah Trister

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014

Orioles sweep Tigers in ALDS

DETROIT - Nelson Cruz sliced a two-run homer and the Baltimore Orioles swept aside Detroit 2-1 Sunday to reach the AL Championship Series for the first time since 1997.
By Noah Trister

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014

Tigers turn to Price with season on the line

DETROIT - When the Detroit Tigers acquired David Price at this year's trade deadline, they appeared to have assembled a powerful starting rotation that could carry them deep into the postseason. 
By Noah Trister

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014

Scherzer to start Game 1 for Tigers

The Detroit Tigers will start this postseason just like last year's: Max Scherzer in Game 1, Justin Verlander in Game 2.
By Noah Trister

Monday, Sept. 8, 2014

Stafford, Lions assemble early lead

Matthew Stafford improvised brilliantly on two early touchdown passes to Johnson, and Detroit beat the New York Giants 35-14 in Caldwell's first game.
By Noah Trister

Sunday, Aug 17, 2014

Gordon picks up third win of year

BROOKLYN, Mich. - Jeff Gordon raced to his third NASCAR Sprint Cup victory of the year, holding off Kevin Harvick on Sunday for his first win at Michigan International Speedway since 2001.
By Noah Trister

Saturday, Aug 16, 2014

Johnson looks to end slump before start of Chase

BROOKLYN, Mich.- The finishes seem implausible, especially because they've come in succession - 42nd place at Daytona, 42nd at New Hampshire, a brief improvement to 14th at the Brickyard, followed ...
By Noah Trister

Friday, Aug 15, 2014

NASCAR adds rule on exiting cars after crashes

BROOKLYN, Mich. - NASCAR added a rule Friday barring its drivers from approaching the track or moving cars after accidents, less than a week after driver Kevin Ward Jr. was struck and killed ...
By Noah Trister

Monday, Aug 11, 2014

Division races heat up down the stretch

It says something that Baltimore's five-game lead entering looked like such an impressive margin.
By Noah Trister

Saturday, Aug 2, 2014

Man United tops Real Madrid

Ashley Young scored twice in the first half, and Manchester United beat Madrid 3-1 on Saturday in front of 109,318 fans at Michigan Stadium
By Noah Trister

Monday, July 7, 2014

Pitching matchup could be duel to remember

The starting pitching matchup at the All-Star Game - whatever it ends up being - could be one for the ages.
By Noah Trister

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Johnson earns first win at Michigan International Speedway

BROOKLYN, Mich. - Jimmie Johnson has finally won a NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway.
By Noah Trister

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Earnhardt Jr. eager to start a winning streak

How much have times changed? A victory this week would give Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR's most popular driver, a winning streak.
By Noah Trister

Menard benefits from leader's misfortune

Joey Logano's flat tire with five laps remaining allowed Paul Menard to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series at Michigan International Speedway.
By Noah Trister

Friday, June 13, 2014

Montoya makes return to Sprint Cup

BROOKLYN, Mich. - Juan Pablo Montoya is ready for his abbreviated return to Sprint Cup racing. He will be in the No. 12 Ford for Sunday’s 400-mile race at Michigan International Speedway.
By Noah Trister

Monday, June 9, 2014

Other top prospects might start getting their calls to the big leagues

June is when teams might become more aggressive in promoting top minor league talent.
By Noah Trister

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Kinsler fits in nicely with Tigers

Ian Kinsler says joining the Detroit Tigers has been a bit of a relief so far. His team is in first place and he's among the league leaders in hitting - and that's about all he has to worry about.
By Noah Trister

Monday, May 19, 2014

Pair of star rookies take AL by storm

The American League Rookie of the Year race is already showing signs it could be a memorable contest.
By Noah Trister

Monday, May 5, 2014

Rockies' Blackmon hopes hot start isn't fluke

Charlie Blackmon is remaining modest about his stellar start. The Colorado Rockies outfielder is hitting .359 with six home runs, the latter already matching his career high.
By Noah Trister

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