8:56 PM EDT, Tue July 29, 2014
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Miguel Cabrera Grand Rapids Press 2 hours ago

Nick Castellanos scratched from starting lineup due to finger injury; Miguel Cabrera moves to third base

J.D. Martinez was inserted into the lineup in the seventh spot, which was vacated by Castellanos, and will start in right field. DETROIT -- Nick Castellanos was scratched from the starting lineup about an hour prior to the scheduled first pitch of the game Tuesday night between the Detroit Tigers and the Chicago White Sox. The Tigers said Castellanos was scratched due to a right index finger contusion and is listed as day to day. There were several positional changes but only one in the batting order. Miguel Cabrera moved from first to third, Victor Martinez from...
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Miguel Cabrera Grand Rapids Press 2 hours ago

Brad Ausmus: Miguel Cabrera hitting fourth due to success Rajai Davis has against Sox starter

Someone suggested to Cabrera that there might be more runners on base this way. Yes, please, Cabrera said. DETROIT -- Miguel Cabrera has batted in the cleanup spot a handful of times this season. But tonight will be the first time he does it in a home game. Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus has Cabrera batting cleanup Tuesday night in the series opener against the Chicago White Sox. But that change has more to do with Rajai Davis than it does Cabrera, according to Ausmus. "That has more to do with Raj has kind of done against Quintana," Ausmus said. "It's more...
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Miguel Cabrera KFFL 7 hours ago

Tigers | Miguel Cabrera, Victor Martinez lineup changes

Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera is batting cleanup, and DH Victor Martinez is hitting fifth ...
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Miguel Cabrera Grand Rapids Press 11 hours ago

What's wrong with Miguel Cabrera? Detroit Tigers believe offseason surgery affecting power numbers

Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera is hitting like an All-Star this year. But Cabrera, whether hell admit it or not, isnt hitting like vintage Miguel Cabrera. Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera looks at his bat after swinging at a pitch during the fourth inning against the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday in Anaheim, Calif.AP Photo  ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera is hitting like an All-Star this season. But Cabrera, whether he'll admit it or not, isn't hitting like vintage Miguel Cabrera. Cabrera hit .310 with a pair of homers on...
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Miguel Cabrera Bless You Boys Jul 28, 2014

Brad Ausmus and Kevin Rand admit surgery the 'root cause' for Miguel Cabrera's struggles

A 3-for-17 weekend for Miguel Cabrera had manager Brad Ausmus and trainer Kevin Rand discussing their slugger's struggles after Sunday's loss. They both pointed toward Cabrera's 2013 injury and resulting surgery as the reason for his down season. Going by the standards of the majority of major league players, Miguel Cabrera is having a very good 2014 season. Good enough to make the All-Star Game and be one of the best offensive players for Detroit Tigers. After disappointing weekend against the Los Angeles Angels (3-for-17 in the four game series, 0-for-8 over the final two games, one RBI,...

Today's Schedule Jul 29th

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  • 13 Derek Jeter

    Derek Jeter

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  • 11 Tony Romo

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  • 10 Yu Darvish

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  • 10 Eric Winston

    Eric Winston

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  • 8 Josh Gordon

    Josh Gordon

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  • 8 David Wilson

    David Wilson

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  • 8 Brandon Lloyd

    Brandon Lloyd

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  • 6 LeBron James

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  • 6 Derrick Rose

    Derrick Rose

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  • 5 John Wall

    John Wall

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  • 5 Bradley Beal

    Bradley Beal

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  • 4 Kevin Durant

    Kevin Durant

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  • 19 Jon Lester

    Jon Lester

    Jon Lester scheduled to start for Boston Red Sox on Wednesday, but there is a back-up plan

  • 13 Jayson Werth

    Jayson Werth

    Nats Journal: Werth sits with sprained ankle, hopes for Wednesday return

  • 13 Derek Jeter

    Derek Jeter

    Joe Torre tells new Derek Jeter stories, says nieces have the hots for Yankees captain

  • 10 Yu Darvish

    Yu Darvish

    Yu Darvish survives Gardner, Jeter to win

  • 10 Mark Teixeira

    Mark Teixeira

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  • 3 Luke Shaw

    Luke Shaw

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  • 3 Garry Monk

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    Wilfried Bony

    Arsenal, Tottenham and Liverpool given transfer boost in race for Swansea striker

  • 2 Steven Fletcher

    Steven Fletcher

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  • 2 Rio Ferdinand

    Rio Ferdinand

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