Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander signs autographs for fans at spring training in Lakeland, Fla., Feb. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Tigers beat Florida Southern 12-0

Brad Ausmus was a winner in his first game as a manager as the Detroit Tigers beat Florida Southern 12-0 Tuesday in an exhibition matchup.

Floyd Mayweather (WOOD TV8 file photo) and Marcos Maidana (AP file photo)

Mayweather vs. Maidana on May 3

Floyd Mayweather is scheduled to face WBA welterweight champion Marcos Maidana on May 3 in a bout to unify their 147-pound titles.

Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond (0) recovers a rebound as teammate forward Jonas Jerebko (33) of Sweden and Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) reach in during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Auburn Hills, Mich., Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Warriors clamp down on Pistons to win

Stephen Curry had 19 points, nine assists and eight rebounds, and the Golden State Warriors clamped down on the Detroit Pistons in the secon…

Dale Earnhardt Jr. celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Feb. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

Earnhardt Jr. wins his 2nd Daytona 500

NASCAR's most popular driver won the Daytona 500 for the second time — a decade after his first victory — to snap a 55-race losing streak …

Meryl Davis and Charlie White of the United States pose for photographers after placing first in the ice dance free dance figure skating finals at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

U.S. medaled in Sochi every day but one

The United States came one day short of becoming the first nation to win a medal on every day of the Winter Olympics, claiming a top-three f…

Michigan guard Zak Irvin (21) defends Michigan State guard Denzel Valentine (45) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Mich., Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Tony Ding)

Michigan beats MSU 79-70 for league lead

Nik Stauskas scored 21 of his 25 points in the second half, and No. 20 Michigan beat No. 13 Michigan State 79-70 on Sunday to take over firs…