MLB: Opening Day Twins at Tigers

Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; General view as the Four Tops perform the national anthem before the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; General view as the Four Tops perform the national anthem before the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Michigan native and Best Supporting Actor Academy Award Winner, J.K. Simmons throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Michigan native and Best Supporting Actor Academy Award Winner, J.K. Simmons throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher David Price (14) warms up before the first inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher David Price (14) warms up before the first inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila (13) runs the base after he hits a two run home run in the second inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila (13) runs the base after he hits a two run home run in the second inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder J.D. Martinez (28) receives congratulations from shortstop Jose Iglesias (1) after he hits a home run in the second inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder J.D. Martinez (28) receives congratulations from shortstop Jose Iglesias (1) after he hits a home run in the second inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder J.D. Martinez (28) receives congratulations from teammates after he hits a home run in the second inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder J.D. Martinez (28) receives congratulations from teammates after he hits a home run in the second inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder Rajai Davis (20) steals second under the tag by Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier (2) at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder Rajai Davis (20) steals second under the tag by Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier (2) at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Minnesota Twins center fielder Jordan Schafer (1) leaps onto the center field wall in an attempt to catch a ball hit by Detroit Tigers left fielder Yoenis Cespedes (not pictured) for a triple in the sixth inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Minnesota Twins center fielder Jordan Schafer (1) leaps onto the center field wall in an attempt to catch a ball hit by Detroit Tigers left fielder Yoenis Cespedes (not pictured) for a triple in the sixth inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Mascot car race at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Minnesota Twins center fielder Danny Santana (39) leaps over Detroit Tigers left fielder Rajai Davis (20) after he makes the throw to complete a double play as he slides into second base at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Minnesota Twins center fielder Danny Santana (39) leaps over Detroit Tigers left fielder Rajai Davis (20) after he makes the throw to complete a double play as he slides into second base at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias (1) looks to first after he makes a throw for an out against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias (1) looks to first after he makes a throw for an out against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) smiles towards the Minnesota Twins dugout as he walks out to start the ninth inning at Comerica Park. Detroit won 4-0. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) smiles towards the Minnesota Twins dugout as he walks out to start the ninth inning at Comerica Park. Detroit won 4-0. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias (1) steals second base ahead of the throw to Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier (2) in the seventh inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias (1) steals second base ahead of the throw to Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier (2) in the seventh inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) points towards Minnesota Twins dugout during the second inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) points towards Minnesota Twins dugout during the second inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Nathan (36) reacts during the ninth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Nathan (36) reacts during the ninth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Nathan (left) catcher Alex Avila (center) and starting pitcher David Price (right) celebrate after the game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Detroit won 4-0. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 6, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Nathan (left) catcher Alex Avila (center) and starting pitcher David Price (right) celebrate after the game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Detroit won 4-0. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

 

 

NHL: Bruins Wings

Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Drew Miller (20) is seen with sixy stitches in his face as he waits for the face off during the third period against the Boston Bruins at Joe Louis Arena. Boston won 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Drew Miller (20) is seen with sixy stitches in his face as he waits for the face off during the third period against the Boston Bruins at Joe Louis Arena. Boston won 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Darren Helm (43) is up ended by Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid (54) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Boston won 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Darren Helm (43) is up ended by Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid (54) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Boston won 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Gustav Nyquist (14) fight for position with with Boston Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg (44) in front of goalie Tuukka Rask (40) in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Gustav Nyquist (14) fight for position with with Boston Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg (44) in front of goalie Tuukka Rask (40) in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Bruins right wing David Pastrnak (88) make a pass in the first period ad at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Bruins right wing David Pastrnak (88) make a pass in the first period ad at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Bruins defenseman Zach Trotman (62) receives congratulations from teammates after scoring in the third period against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Boston won 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Bruins defenseman Zach Trotman (62) receives congratulations from teammates after scoring in the third period against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Boston won 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron (37) trips Detroit Red Wings right wing Luke Glendening (41) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Boston won 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron (37) trips Detroit Red Wings right wing Luke Glendening (41) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Boston won 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar (21) leaps over a shot puck in front of Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask (40) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Boston won 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar (21) leaps over a shot puck in front of Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask (40) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Boston won 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Bruins center David Krejci (46) and Detroit Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar (21) battle for the puck in the second period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Bruins center David Krejci (46) and Detroit Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar (21) battle for the puck in the second period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask makes a save at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Teemu Pulkkinen (56) and Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid (54) battle for the puck in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Apr 2, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Teemu Pulkkinen (56) and Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid (54) battle for the puck in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

NCAA Midwest Finals Kentucky vs Notre Dame

I was in Cleveland this week for USA Today covering the Midwest regional games of March Madness. Photographed a great finals game and hung out with some old friends, meant some new friends and colleagues.  Good times.

Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) shoots against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) shoots against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) shoots against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) shoots against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari reacts against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari reacts against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) goes to the basket on Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) goes to the basket on Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) dunks against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) dunks against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Actress Ashley Judd cheer during the game between the Kentucky Wildcats and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Actress Ashley Judd cheers during the game between the Kentucky Wildcats and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (11) dribbles against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (11) dribbles against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; nhc during the game against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; nhc during the game against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) dunks against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) dunks against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) dunks against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) dunks against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish players reacts to a basket against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish players reacts to a basket against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) guard Tyler Ulis (3) and Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (11) goes for the rebound in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) guard Tyler Ulis (3) and Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (11) goes for the rebound in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) goes to the basket defended by Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) goes to the basket defended by Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) and forward Trey Lyles (41) celebrates as forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) leads the team onto the courts after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) and forward Trey Lyles (41) celebrates as forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) leads the team onto the courts after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats players lift up the trophy after defeating Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats players lift up the trophy after defeating Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Kentucky Wildcats forward Trey Lyles (41) holds a piece of net in his teeth after the game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Kentucky won 68-66. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Kentucky Wildcats forward Trey Lyles (41) holds a piece of net in his teeth after the game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Kentucky won 68-66. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Red Wings NHL

St. Louis Blues come in to Detroit and lose to the Wings in OT 2-1.

Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) makes a save as defenseman Petteri Lindbohm (48) and Detroit Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith (2) fight for position with in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) makes a save as defenseman Petteri Lindbohm (48) and Detroit Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith (2) fight for position with in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings right wing Erik Cole (72) takes a shot on St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings right wing Erik Cole (72) takes a shot on St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard (35) makes a save on St. Louis Blues right wing Dmitrij Jaskin (23) in the second period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard (35) makes a save on St. Louis Blues right wing Dmitrij Jaskin (23) in the second period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz (17) passes the puck in the second period against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz (17) passes the puck in the second period against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues left wing Alexander Steen (20) receives congratulations from defenseman Alex Pietrangelo (27) after scoring in the second period against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues left wing Alexander Steen (20) receives congratulations from defenseman Alex Pietrangelo (27) after scoring in the second period against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings right wing Erik Cole (72) and St. Louis Blues defenseman Barret Jackman (5) go after the puck in the second period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings right wing Erik Cole (72) and St. Louis Blues defenseman Barret Jackman (5) go after the puck in the second period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings right wing Erik Cole (third from left) receives congratulations from teammates after scoring on St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 2-1 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings right wing Erik Cole (third from left) receives congratulations from teammates after scoring on St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 2-1 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader (8) goes toward the goal of St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) in the second period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader (8) goes toward the goal of St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) in the second period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues defenseman Petteri Lindbohm (48) and Detroit Red Wings left wing Drew Miller (20) fight in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 2-1 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues defenseman Petteri Lindbohm (48) and Detroit Red Wings left wing Drew Miller (20) fight in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 2-1 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues defenseman Petteri Lindbohm (48) and Detroit Red Wings left wing Drew Miller (20) fight in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 2-1 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues defenseman Petteri Lindbohm (48) and Detroit Red Wings left wing Drew Miller (20) fight in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 2-1 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) makes a save on Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader (8) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 2-1 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) makes a save on Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader (8) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 2-1 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader (8) celebrates his goal with left wing Henrik Zetterberg (40) in overtime against the St. Louis Blues at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 2-1 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader (8) celebrates his goal with left wing Henrik Zetterberg (40) in overtime against the St. Louis Blues at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 2-1 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

NCAA Round One

Back in Dayton for round one of March Madness.

Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA  Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 17, 2015; Dayton, OH, USA; NCAA Round 1 at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

 

 

AutoRama Detroit

Photographed the 2015 Autorama in Detroit for Yahoo Autos, amazing paint on these vehicles.

during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski)
63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski)
during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski)
63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski)
during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski)
Foose designed Impala during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski)
during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski)
Loose designed Impala during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski)
during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski)
63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski)
during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski)
63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski)
during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski)
63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski)
during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski)
63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski)
during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski)
Dart taillight during the 63rd annual Autorama in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski)

Oilers vs Red Wings

Oilers came into town and Detroit stops a two game skid 5-2.

Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Gustav Nyquist (14) and Edmonton Oilers defenseman Justin Schultz (19) battle for the puck in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Gustav Nyquist (14) and Edmonton Oilers defenseman Justin Schultz (19) battle for the puck in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Edmonton Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens (30) makes the save as Edmonton Oilers defenseman Mark Fayne (5) and Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader (8) fight for position with in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Edmonton Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens (30) makes the save as Edmonton Oilers defenseman Mark Fayne (5) and Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader (8) fight for position with in the first period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings defenseman Marek Zidlicky (28) checks Edmonton Oilers right wing Jordan Eberle (14) at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings defenseman Marek Zidlicky (28) checks Edmonton Oilers right wing Jordan Eberle (14) at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson (52) and Edmonton Oilers left wing Rob Klinkhammer (12) go for the puck in the second period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson (52) and Edmonton Oilers left wing Rob Klinkhammer (12) go for the puck in the second period at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg (40) skates with the puck in front of Edmonton Oilers center Boyd Gordon (27) and goalie Ben Scrivens (30) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg (40) skates with the puck in front of Edmonton Oilers center Boyd Gordon (27) and goalie Ben Scrivens (30) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Edmonton Oilers left wing Ryan Hamilton (48) and Detroit Red Wings right wing Luke Glendening (41) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Edmonton Oilers left wing Ryan Hamilton (48) and Detroit Red Wings right wing Luke Glendening (41) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Teemu Pulkkinen (56) celebrates his goal in the third period as Edmonton Oilers center Anton Lander (51) reacts at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Teemu Pulkkinen (56) celebrates his goal in the third period as Edmonton Oilers center Anton Lander (51) reacts at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Edmonton Oilers defenseman Jordan Oesterle (82) passes the puck past Detroit Red Wings center Gustav Nyquist (14) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Edmonton Oilers defenseman Jordan Oesterle (82) passes the puck past Detroit Red Wings center Gustav Nyquist (14) in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (13) sprays Edmonton Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens (30) with snow in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (13) sprays Edmonton Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens (30) with snow in the third period at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader (8) receives congratulations from center Riley Sheahan (15) after scoring an open net goal in the third period against the Edmonton Oilers at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader (8) receives congratulations from center Riley Sheahan (15) after scoring an open net goal in the third period against the Edmonton Oilers at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Edmonton Oilers left wing Matt Fraser (28) skates off the ice after the game against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Edmonton Oilers left wing Matt Fraser (28) skates off the ice after the game against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit won 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Michigan Upsets Ohio Sate

Michigan upsets 24th rank Ohio State in basketball today, here are a few photos from the game.

Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Spike Albrecht (2) dribbles the ball down the court is guarded by Ohio State Buckeyes guard D'Angelo Russell (0) in the first half at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Spike Albrecht (2) dribbles the ball down the court is guarded by Ohio State Buckeyes guard D’Angelo Russell (0) in the first half at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines forward Ricky Doyle (32) is fouled by Ohio State Buckeyes forward Sam Thompson (12) in the first half at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines forward Ricky Doyle (32) is fouled by Ohio State Buckeyes forward Sam Thompson (12) in the first half at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (12) looks to pass in the first half against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (12) looks to pass in the first half against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Spike Albrecht (2) looks to shoots the ball over Ohio State Buckeyes guard Shannon Scott (3) in the first half at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Spike Albrecht (2) looks to shoots the ball over Ohio State Buckeyes guard Shannon Scott (3) in the first half at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Spike Albrecht (2) drives to the net is guarded by Ohio State Buckeyes forward Keita Bates-Diop (33) in the first half at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Spike Albrecht (2) drives to the net is guarded by Ohio State Buckeyes forward Keita Bates-Diop (33) in the first half at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines forward Ricky Doyle (32) goes to the basket in the first half against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines forward Ricky Doyle (32) goes to the basket in the first half against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes center Amir Williams (23) is fouled by Michigan Wolverines forward Max Bielfeldt (44) in the second half at Crisler Center. Michigan won 64-57. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes center Amir Williams (23) is fouled by Michigan Wolverines forward Max Bielfeldt (44) in the second half at Crisler Center. Michigan won 64-57. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard/forward Aubrey Dawkins (24) attempts to dunk  in the first half against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard/forward Aubrey Dawkins (24) attempts to dunk in the first half against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes forward Sam Thompson (12) knocks the ball back on the rebound over Michigan Wolverines guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (12) in the second half at Crisler Center. Michigan won 64-57. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes forward Sam Thompson (12) knocks the ball back on the rebound over Michigan Wolverines guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (12) in the second half at Crisler Center. Michigan won 64-57. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Spike Albrecht (2) attempts to inbound the ball on Ohio State Buckeyes forward Keita Bates-Diop (33) in the second half at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Spike Albrecht (2) attempts to inbound the ball on Ohio State Buckeyes forward Keita Bates-Diop (33) in the second half at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes guard D'Angelo Russell (0) walks off the court after the game against the Michigan Wolverines at Crisler Center. Michigan won 64-57. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Feb 22, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes guard D’Angelo Russell (0) walks off the court after the game against the Michigan Wolverines at Crisler Center. Michigan won 64-57. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Johnny Football

It seems like we are just out of the All Star break for MLB and NFL football is starting. The first preseason game of the season for me will be Cleveland Browns at Detroit Lions and that means Johnny Manziel, Johnny Football, will see his first NFL action.

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) warms up before a preseason NFL football game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski/AP)
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) warms up before a preseason NFL football game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski/AP)
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) breaks the tackle of Detroit Lions outside linebacker Kyle Van Noy (95) in the first half of a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014.  (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski/AP)
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) breaks the tackle of Detroit Lions outside linebacker Kyle Van Noy (95) in the first half of a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski/AP)
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) scrambles against the Detroit Lions in the first half of a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014.  (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski/AP)
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) scrambles against the Detroit Lions in the first half of a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski/AP)
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) scrambles from the Detroit Lions rush in the second half of a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski/AP)
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) scrambles from the Detroit Lions rush in the second half of a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski/AP)
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) gets set to run a play against the Detroit Lions during a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski/AP)
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) gets set to run a play against the Detroit Lions during a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski) (Rick Osentoski/AP)

Rangers Tigers MLB

This week the Tigers came back in town with a hope of stopping the skid that started in Cleveland where they dropped three game to the last place Indians. It was not to be with the Rangers taking three of the four games. Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish handle the Tigers and their bats came alive with 14 hits for a 9-2 victory.

May 22, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish (11) warms up before the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 22, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish (11) warms up before the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 22, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre (29) hits a two RBI double in the third inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 22, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre (29) hits a two RBI double in the third inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 22, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre (29) slides in safe at home ahead of the tag by Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila (13) in the third inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 22, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre (29) slides in safe at home ahead of the tag by Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila (13) in the third inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

This was not a good outing for Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Robbie Ray who would only last one and a third innings.

May 22, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila (13) talks to starting pitcher Robbie Ray (38) during the game against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 22, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila (13) talks to starting pitcher Robbie Ray (38) during the game against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

In the second game of the series Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez took to the mound and delivered allowing two runs in seven innings to stop a four game skid.

May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez (19) pitches in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez (19) pitches in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) uses a grip stick on his bat against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) uses a grip stick on his bat against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler had a good day against his former  club getting three doubles and a RBI..

May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler (3) hits a double in the seventh inning against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler (3) hits a double in the seventh inning against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler (3) makes a throw to first to get Texas Rangers first baseman Mitch Moreland (not pictured) out in the seventh inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler (3) makes a throw to first to get Texas Rangers first baseman Mitch Moreland (not pictured) out in the seventh inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder Rajai Davis (left) right fielder Torii Hunter (center) and  center fielder Austin Jackson (right) celebrate after the game against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Detroit won 7-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder Rajai Davis (left) right fielder Torii Hunter (center) and center fielder Austin Jackson (right) celebrate after the game against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Detroit won 7-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Drew Smyly (left) and first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) celebrate after the game against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Detroit won 7-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 23, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Drew Smyly (left) and first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) celebrate after the game against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Detroit won 7-2. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Game three the Tigers suited up wearing throwback uniforms of the Detroit Stars and the Rangers suited up as the Ft. Worth Texas Black Panthers during the 20th Annual Negro Leagues Tribute Game.

May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez (41) talks to Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre (29) during the sixth inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez (41) talks to Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre (29) during the sixth inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor (73) hits a three RBI triple in the seventh inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor (73) hits a three RBI triple in the seventh inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre (29) slides in safe at home ahead of the throw to Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila (13) in the fourth inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre (29) slides in safe at home ahead of the throw to Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila (13) in the fourth inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander (35) takes part in the broadcast during the game against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander (35) takes part in the broadcast during the game against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers relief pitcher Shawn Tolleson (37) pitches in the seventh inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers relief pitcher Shawn Tolleson (37) pitches in the seventh inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

This game was long with several play reviews, Detroit Tigers second baseman Danny Worth, a knuckle baller,  pitch the ninth inning and eventually only the birds stuck around to see the Ranger defeat the Tigers 12-2.

May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Umpires (right) check with the review officials in New York during the first inning of the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Umpires (right) check with the review officials in New York during the first inning of the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers Danny Worth (29) pitches in relief during the ninth inning against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers Danny Worth (29) pitches in relief during the ninth inning against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Lone sea gull sits in the stand during the ninth inning of the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 24, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Lone sea gull sits in the stand during the ninth inning of the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Game four in the series would see the Rangers continue the hitting and they would beat the Tigers 12-4 on 17 hits with Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander (35) loosing his second game in as many outings.

May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander (35) pitches against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander (35) pitches against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder Rajai Davis (20) slides back to first safe ahead of the throw to Texas Rangers starting pitcher Colby Lewis (48) after he hits a single in the first inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder Rajai Davis (20) slides back to first safe ahead of the throw to Texas Rangers starting pitcher Colby Lewis (48) after he hits a single in the first inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus (1) makes a catch in front of third baseman Adrian Beltre (29) in the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus (1) makes a catch in front of third baseman Adrian Beltre (29) in the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor (73) leaps in the air as he makes a throw to first in an attempted double play as Detroit Tigers right fielder Torii Hunter (48) slides into second during the seventh oating at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor (73) leaps in the air as he makes a throw to first in an attempted double play as Detroit Tigers right fielder Torii Hunter (48) slides into second during the seventh oating at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Nathan (36) reacts during the ninth inning against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Texas won 12-4. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 25, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Nathan (36) reacts during the ninth inning against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park. Texas won 12-4. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Texas ended up taking 3 of the 4 games. See these and more images from these games.