UNDATED (WHTC) - High school football along the Lakeshore tonight features Holland Christian at Zeeland West on 1450 WHTC and http://whtc.com/listen-live/ at 6:40 PM, and Martin at Saugatuck on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live/ at that same time. Other games include Holland at Unity Christian, West Ottawa at Rockford, Zeeland East at Union, Byron Center at Hamilton, and Bangor at Fennville.
Doug Fister set an American League record by striking out nine straight Kansas City batters at one point, but it took an Alex Avila ground out in the ninth inning for the Tigers to beat the visiting Royals yesterday, 5-4. Detroit begins a three-game series at Minnesota this evening. Coverage on 1450 WHTC follows football.
Evan Longoria’s homer in the ninth inning enabled visiting Tampa Bay to beat the White Sox last night, 3-2. Now two lengths back of the Bengals in the AL Central race with six games remaining, Chicago hosts the Rays again at US Cellular Field this evening.
Jordan Pacheco homered and drove in three runs, as Colorado yesterday completed a series sweep of the visiting Cubs, 7-5. Chicago starts a three-game series at Arizona tonight.
In a NFL game you heard on 1450 WHTC last evening, Baltimore beat visiting Cleveland, 23-16. On Sunday, catch the Lions’ game with Minnesota from Ford Field in Detroit at 12 Noon on Holland’s Hometown Station, followed at 7:30 with the New York Giants at Philadelphia contest.
Hope College athletics yesterday saw the golfing Dutchmen finish second in a MIAA Jamboree at Angola, Indiana, and the soccer Dutch fall in double overtime at Adrian, 3-2. Today, the golfing Dutch face Calvin at Thornapple Valley Golf Club, while both cross country teams compete at an invitational meet in Lansing. Tomorrow, hear the Hope at Adrian football contest on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live/ at 4:40 PM.