Here is the latest Michigan sports news from The Associated Press
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Elvis Andrus had the go-ahead home run among his four RBIs, Cole Hamels won again despite a shaky outing and the Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers with a 12-6 victory. Andrus snapped a 4-all tie when he led off the fifth with his 16th homer, and added a two-run single when the Rangers scored four more times an inning later.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Umpire Angel Hernandez has shaken hands on the field with Ian Kinsler, a day after the Detroit Tigers second baseman said the veteran ump should find another job. Hernandez was working second base Wednesday night for the finale of Detroit’s series at Texas.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona’s John Brown is having trouble again and his health issues are at the heart of the Cardinals’ receiving woes. Brown has a lingering quadriceps injury and says he’s nowhere near full strength and doesn’t want to play until he is. Quarterback Carson Palmer says the important thing is for Brown to be ready for the season opener at Detroit.