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Detroit Free Press Jul 19, 2014

Cleveland 9, Detroit 3: No narrow escape for Tigers' Alburquerque vs. Indians

Tigers reliever Al Alburquerque came within a strike of a spectacular escape: keeping the score tied by striking out the side with runners at second and third.
Grand Rapids Press Jul 18, 2014
Indians 9, Tigers 3: Al Alburquerque surrenders two home runs in seven-run 7th inning for Cleveland

Indians 9, Tigers 3: Al Alburquerque surrenders two home runs in seven-run 7th inning for Cleveland

Al Alburquerque was one strike away from getting out of a huge jam. Then Jason Kipnis hit that strike over the wall in right field. DETROIT -- Al Alburquerque was one pitch away from getting out of a huge jam. Then Jason Kipnis hit that pitch over the wall in right field for a game-changing home run. Alburquerque allowed home runs on back-to-back pitches in the seventh inning Friday night as the Detroit Tigers saw a 3-0 lead disappear in an 9-3 loss to the Cleveland Indians. Al Alburquerque  Kipnis also homered in the ninth inning for the...

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