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Fundraiser planned for family of soccer referee

PLYMOUTH, Mich. (AP) — A fundraiser is planned for the family of a Detroit-area referee who died after being punched by a recreational soccer player.

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Mayor to announce plans for closed rec center

The Brewster Wheeler recreation center is seen at a news conference, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Detroit. Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan announced that the city is seeking proposals to redevelop the site. (AP Photo/Detroit Free Press, Diane Weiss)  DETROIT NEWS OUT;  NO SALES, TV OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit is seeking proposals to redevelop a former recreation center near downtown where boxer Joe Louis and other athletes trained.

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Yankees chase Price in 3rd, beat Tigers 8-4

Detroit Tigers pitcher David Price reacts in the third inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees in Detroit, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. Price allowed eight earned runs in two innings. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) — For the third time in less than a week, Detroit’s starting pitcher was pulled early, the game already just about lost.

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Yankees chase Price in 3rd, beat Tigers 8-4

Detroit Tigers pitcher David Price leaves the field after being pulled in the third inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees in Detroit, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. Price allowed eight earned runs in two innings. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) — The New York Yankees chased David Price with nine straight hits in an eight-run third inning, beating the Detroit Tigers 8-4 Wednesday night.

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Jeter recalls day he and Rivera were sent down

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter looks for a sign from the third base coach before his first at-bat in his final regular-season baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

DETROIT (AP) — It’s the type of anecdote that sounds like an urban legend: The New York Yankees once sent Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera down to the minors at the same time?

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