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Los Angeles — The World Series champion Los Angeles Dodgers pulled off a monster deal for ace Max Scherzer and All-Star shortstop Trea Turner, getting the dynamic duo from the Washington Nationals shortly before Friday’s trade deadline. Washington acquired a pair of rookies, right-hander Josiah Gray and catcher Keibert Ruiz, and two minor leaguers, righty Gerardo
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By Dana Wakiji |  Special to The Detroit News Detroit — Before Thursday night’s game, Jonathan Schoop said he and Miguel Cabrera, who sat out Wednesday’s 17-run offensive outburst in Minnesota, would deliver everything they would have done had they played the day before. Apparently, Schoop was not joking. Schoop provided the Tigers’ first run in the
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Minneapolis —  Before the game Wednesday, it was brought to manager AJ Hinch’s attention that Akil Baddoo might be generating some American League Rookie of the Year consideration. “When it starts to generate it will be too late,” Hinch said. “You can put Casey (Mize) and (Eric) Haase in there too. We’ve got three guys that are standing
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Minneapolis — They say familiarity breeds contempt, but in the case of the Tigers and Twins, who finished off a set of 10 games in 18 games Wednesday, it’s mostly bred chaos. Four of the games went extra innings. The Tigers hit ninth-inning, game-tying home runs in three of them and were 1-2 in those games.
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