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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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5-kilometer ‘Frankenmudder’ pairs obstacles, beer

Runners compete in the operation sea lion obstacle during the first "Frankenmudder" 5-kilometer obstacle course, Saturday, July 19, 2014 in Frankenmuth, Mich. The run included 17 obstacles. The inaugural event is a fundraiser for Michigan's Own Military and Space Museum in Frankenmuth and the Travis Mills Foundation. (AP Photo/The Saginaw News, Neil Barris) ALL LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION INTERNET OUT

FRANKENMUTH, Mich. (AP) — A 5-kilometer run and obstacle course in Frankenmuth that offered lots of mud on the course and beer afterward has raised $25,000 for charity.

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Indians score 7 in 7th of 9-3 win over Tigers

Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Al Alburquerque reacts as Cleveland Indians' Jason Kipnis rounds the bases after his three-run home run in the seventh inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Friday, July 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (AP) — Jason Kipnis sprinted around the bases after hitting each of his two homers, forgetting how it felt to trot after hitting the ball well enough to clear the fences.

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Michigan regents reject football game fireworks

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel smiles before the start of his first Regents' Meeting at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Thursday, July 17, 2014. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Patrick Record)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan regents have rejected the athletic department’s proposal to light up the football field this fall with the help of fireworks displays.

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