Tigers find road to success at home, beat A's 6-0, end skid
The Detroit Tigers were the visiting team in their own ballpark in the opener of a unique doubleheader caused by Major League Baseball’s lockout, ending a 27-inning scoreless streak and a six-game skid with a 6-0 victory over the reeling Oakland Athletics.
Ryu cruises through 7 innings, Blue Jays beat Tigers 3-0
Tigers Blue Jays Baseball Toronto Blue Jays' Randal Grichuk watches his two-run home run, which also scored Santiago Espinal, in the second inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Toronto, Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021. (Jon Blacker/The Canadian Press via AP) (Jon Blacker)TORONTO — (AP) — Hyun Jin Ryu cruised through seven innings, Randal Grichuk and Marcus Semien each homered and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Detroit Tigers 3-0 on Saturday. Tim Mayza pitched a perfect eighth and Jordan Romano wrapped it up for his 11th save in 12 chances as the Blue Jays completed their 12th shutout. ROSTER MOVESBlue Jays: RHP Rafael Dolis cleared waivers and was assigned to Triple-A Buffalo. UP NEXTBlue Jays LHP Steven Matz (10-7, 4,08) starts Sunday against Tigers RHP Drew Hutchison (0-1, 10.80).wftv.com
NASA 'hallowed ground' sets the stage for NatGeo's 'The Right Stuff'
And it was a decade ago Mercury Mission Control was demolished. But come Friday (Oct. 9), all three historic facilities will return to their former glory in "The Right Stuff," National Geographic's new series streaming on Disney+. Related: 'The Right Stuff' cast debuts 1st clip from NatGeo, Disney+ seriesColin O'Donoghue, portraying astronaut Gordon Cooper, films with a Mercury spacecraft mockup for National Geographic's "The Right Stuff." National Geographic's "The Right Stuff" recreated the simulator that was used to train the Mercury astronauts. (Image credit: Disney+)The Cape Canaveral building that housed the real Mercury Mission Control was destroyed in 2010 due environmental concerns.space.com