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Sex assault hearing set for Tigers’ minor leaguer

Evan Reed appears at his preliminary hearing on a sexual assault charge Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Detroit. Reed, a Detroit Tigers minor league pitcher is accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a downtown Detroit hotel. He's charged with third-degree criminal sexual conduct. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) — A judge on Thursday dismissed rape charges against former Detroit Tigers pitcher Evan Reed, saying the testimony of the woman who accused him wasn’t credible and prosecutors failed to show that force or coercion took place.

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Lions release Drayton Florence

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have released cornerback Drayton Florence.

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Young, Mariners shut down Tigers 8-1

Seattle Mariners' Chris Young pitches against the Detroit Tigers during the first inning of a baseball game on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

DETROIT (AP) — Lloyd McClendon was upset after he was thrown out by umpire Tony Randazzo for the second straight game. At least this time it came in a victory for his Seattle Mariners.

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$3.25 million fix planned for Joe Louis Arena

DETROIT (AP) — Joe Louis Arena is getting $3.25 million in repairs to its parking garage despite the fact that the Detroit Red Wings venue is slated to close.

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