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Angels with latest big move before trade deadline

Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price throws against the Minnesota Twins in the eighth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Minneapolis. Price gave up four hits in eight innings as the Rays won 5-1.. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Oakland general manager Billy Beane acted boldly, trading top prospect Addison Russell in a deal that brought starters Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Athletics.

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Indians spoil VerHagen’s debut, beat Tigers 6-2

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Drew VerHagen wipes his face after giving up three runs during the fifth inning in the first baseball game of a doubleheader against the Cleveland Indians, Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Detroit. Standing with VerHagen is catcher Bryan Holaday. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (AP) — Drew VerHagen shook off some early nerves and struck out his first two hitters.

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Indians beat Tigers 6-2 in doubleheader opener

Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber throws during the first inning in the first baseball game of a doubleheader against the Detroit Tigers, Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (AP) — Corey Kluber gave Cleveland’s pitching staff a bit of a breather.

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Van Gundy adding a few more options for Pistons

Detroit Pistons' President/Head Coach Stan Van Gundy, center, introduces new team members, DJ Augustin, left, and Caron Butler during a press conference introducing the team's free agent acquisitions at The Palace of Auburn Hills, Tuesday, July 15, 2014 in Auburn Hills, Mich. Detroit introduced D.J. Augustin and Caron Butler at a news conference Tuesday after signing the two free agents. The 6-foot-7 Butler played 56 games last season for Milwaukee and Oklahoma City, averaging 10.5 points and shooting 39 percent from 3-point range. Augustin was waived by Toronto early last season, but the 26-year-old point guard caught on with Chicago and averaged 13.1 points for the season. He shot 40 percent from beyond the arc.  (AP Photo/Detroit News, Clarence Tabb Jr)  DETROIT FREE PRESS OUT; HUFFINGTON POST OUT

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Stan Van Gundy the team president has been on the spot this offseason, trying to acquire players who can help Detroit’s lineup become a bit more cohesive on the court.

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Augustin, Butler part of another Pistons makeover

New Detroit Pistons player Caron Butler answers questions from reporters during the press conference introducing the team's free agent acquisitions at  The Palace of Auburn Hills, Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Auburn Hills, Mich. Detroit introduced D.J. Augustin and Caron Butler at a news conference Tuesday after signing the two free agents. The 6-foot-7 Butler played 56 games last season for Milwaukee and Oklahoma City, averaging 10.5 points and shooting 39 percent from 3-point range. Augustin was waived by Toronto early last season, but the 26-year-old point guard caught on with Chicago and averaged 13.1 points for the season. He shot 40 percent from beyond the arc.  (AP Photo/Detroit News, Clarence Tabb Jr)  DETROIT FREE PRESS OUT; HUFFINGTON POST OUT

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — This offseason makeover for the Detroit Pistons is a bit different than last year’s.

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