Chris Vannini is a native Michigander who writes about Michigan State and the Detroit Tigers for a few places, formerly of The Only Colors. This means he lives in a place where hockey is a real sport. As a first-grader, he finished second in a pinewood derby race to a kid who broke lightspeed. But he's not bitter, since he got a cut of the space cash.
Browns defensive end Marcus Bernad has cleared waivers and has been placed on injured reserve, according to the Akron Beacon Journal.
Roberto Hernandez allowed three earned runs over 2 1/3 innings in the start and the Indians offense mustered just two hits as Cleveland fell to the Athletics 3-0 at Progressive Field on Monday night.
Maria Sharapova had little trouble in her first-round match, advancing with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Melinda Czink at the U.S. Open on Monday.
A new coach for Ohio State football is trying to bring a new tradition.
As safety Usama Young continues to deal with hamstring problems, David Sims is making a strong case for a roster spot.
Urban Meyer appears to have found his starting tailback in Carlos Hyde, even if Meyer doesn't sound too confident in the junior.
Ohio State announced Friday that defensive lineman Adam Bellamy has left the team for personal reasons.
Adam Scott is atop the leaderboard after the first round of The Open Championship, while Jason Dufner shot even par.
While the Cavaliers have been mentioned as a possible landing spot for Andrew Bynum, his agent has had no contact with Cleveland.