Here is the latest Michigan sports news from The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Casey Mize turned in his eighth quality start in his last nine games, Miguel Cabrera got two more hits and the Detroit Tigers beat Kansas City 4-2. The Royals lost their fifth in a row. Mize allowed three runs on seven hits in 6 2/3 innings. Gregory Soto pitched the ninth for his sixth save in as many chances. Cabrera, stuck in a slump for most of the season, doubled and singled to drive in one run and score another. He had three hits in Monday night’s win over the Royals.
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Mercy has named LaTanya Collins interim coach for women’s basketball to replace AnnMarie Gilbert. The school made the announcement, saying Gilbert has left the school. Two months ago, Detroit Mercy retained Gilbert after an independent review of players’ concerns. The allegations against Gilbert led to the the Titans’ suspending their season in January and submitting a report to the NCAA. Detroit Mercy had said it has implemented additional measures to make sure the program follows core values of the university as well as NCAA rules.
UNDATED (AP) — The U.S. Open returns to Torrey Pines for the first time since 2008. Another major on the West Coast means another prime-time finish for the East Coast. Tiger Woods is recovering from leg injuries he suffered in a car crash and won’t be back at the scene of his third U.S. Open title. Bryson DeChambeau will be trying to win back-to-back, while Phil Mickelson gets a seventh crack at the U.S. Open with the career Grand Slam on the line. The LPGA Tour goes to Michigan one week ahead of its third major of the year.