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Abreu hits 31st homer, White Sox pound Tigers 11-4

Chicago White Sox's Jose Abreu is congratulated by Alexei Ramirez after hitting a two run home run off of Detroit Tigers pitcher Joakim Soria during the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

DETROIT (AP) — Jose Abreu homered, drove in four runs — and accomplished something nobody on the Chicago White Sox had managed in 94 years.

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Lions QB Matthew Stafford looking to bounce back

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford throws during a NFL football training camp in Allen Park, Mich., Tuesday, July 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Matthew Stafford became the Detroit Lions’ all-time leading passer last season.

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Prosecutor to discuss allegations against pitcher

DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit-area prosecutor plans to talk to reporters Wednesday about an investigation involving Toledo Mud Hens pitcher Evan Reed and allegations of sexual assault.

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Prep football star begins jail time for assault

DETROIT (AP) — A 17-year-old prep football star has started his jail sentence in the body-slamming of a security officer at his Detroit high school.

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Jurors get case of Eastern Michigan player slaying

In this Thursday, July 24, 2014, file photo, Assistant Washtenaw County Public Defender Lorne Brown, left, talks to his client, Ed Thomas during Thomas' trial at the Washtenaw County Trial Court in Ann Arbor, Mich. A jury on Monday, July 28, 2014, acquitted a man in the robbery-slaying of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed. The Washtenaw County Circuit Court jury reached the not guilty verdict in the trial of Ed Thomas, 21, one of two men charged in the slaying of the 20-year-old wide receiver from Chicago. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Patrick Record) LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A jury on Monday acquitted a man in the robbery-slaying of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed.

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