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Miguel Cabrera Angels Blog | ESPN Los Angeles Apr 18, 2014

Trout, Cabrera get to go head-to-head

Mike Trout and Miguel Cabrera will face off for the first time this season Friday. The Los Angeles Angels start a three-game set with the Detroit Tigers on Friday. It will be a great chance to see two-time reigning AL MVP Miguel Cabrera and two-time runner up Mike Trout go head-to-head. Cabrera vs Trout1st 351 Career MLB Games Plenty has been written about whom should have taken home those last two MVP awards, but I won't attempt to pile on in this post.
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Miguel Cabrera Plain Dealer Apr 17, 2014

Why Terry Francona didn't intentionally walk Miguel Cabrera: Cleveland Indians chatter

Manager Terry Francona could have played it safe and intentionally walked Miguel Cabrera in the eighth inning Wednesday night, but he let Cody Allen pitch to him and the Indians came away with a win.

Today's Schedule Apr 20th

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  • 4 Lukas Podolski

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