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AP source: Tigers acquire ace Price from Rays

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers have added another Cy Young Award winner to their star-studded rotation, acquiring Tampa Bay’s David Price in a blockbuster deal Thursday.

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Pitcher arraigned on sexual assault charges

Former Detroit Tigers pitcher Evan Reed addresses the media, Thursday, July 31, 2014 in Detroit. Reed, 28, was charged with sexually assaulting a woman at a downtown hotel last spring after they met at a bar in the suburbs. Reed plays for the Triple-A-Toledo Mud Hens but was with the Tigers when the alleged assault occurred on March 30, the eve of Opening Day. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (AP) — Minor league pitcher Evan Reed says he passed a polygraph test earlier this year after he was accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a downtown Detroit hotel.

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Man sues Shaquille O’Neal over selfie mockery

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man who has a rare genetic disorder that affects his facial features is suing former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal and two others for mocking a selfie he posted online.

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Hearing continues in soccer referee killing case

Defendant Bassel Saad sobs during a probable-cause hearing Wednesday afternoon, July 30, 2014, in Livonia, Mich. Saad is charged with second-degree murder in the death of soccer referee John Bieniewicz. (AP Photo/The Detroit News, Todd McInturf)

LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) — A hearing continues to decide whether a soccer player should stand trial for murder on accusations that he punched a referee because he objected to being ejected from a recreational league game in suburban Detroit.

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Lions RB Joique Bell enjoys homecoming at Wayne St

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell talks after NFL football training camp in Allen Park, Mich., Tuesday, July 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) — Joique Bell’s winding path to the NFL began at Wayne State, where he starred on a small stage in the shadow of Detroit’s skyline.

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