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Cabrera (4-for-4, 6 RBIs) ignites Tigers' rout

Cabrera (4-for-4, 6 RBIs) ignites Tigers' rout

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated May 4, 2013
Miguel Cabrera hit two home runs, finished 4-for-4 and tied a career high with six RBIs to lead the Detroit Tigers' 17-2 mauling of the Houston Astros on Saturday night.
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  • Tigers add to Astros’ long list of lumps

    Tigers add to Astros’ long list of lumps

    chron.com May 4, 2013
    Box score Astros manager Bo Porter’s late Friday pep talk was replaced Saturday by starting pitcher Lucas Harrell constantly pacing the mound, lifting his cap and wiping the white sleeve of his jersey across his face. Detroit manager Jim Leyland’s pre
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  • Corporan gets back-to-back starts behind the plate

    Corporan gets back-to-back starts behind the plate

    MLB.com May 4, 2013
    Carlos Corporan was behind the plate again for the Astros on Saturday for his second consecutive start. But it isn't only because Lucas Harrell is the starting pitcher.
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  • Young team learns to look for positives in close losses

    Young team learns to look for positives in close losses

    chron.com May 4, 2013
    Although the home clubhouse was relatively quiet, it wasn’t somber Friday night. On orders from their manager, the Astros didn’t hang their heads after another gut-wrenching loss to the Tigers. Not long after Jose Veras failed to close out the game, A
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  • Video - Cabrera's Six-RBI Night 00:31

    Cabrera's Six-RBI Night

    May 4
    Miguel Cabrera tied a career high with six RBIs in the Tigers' 17-2 win over the Astros.

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