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American League MVP and Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera was unavailable for the Detroit Tigers against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night because of an injured left hip. Tigers manager Jim Leyland said his star wouldn't play, but revealed little else. He wouldn't say how concerned the team is about Cabrera's injury or if putting him on the disabled list is a possibility. "He's not playing tonight -- for the third time. He's not playing tonight," Leyland said. Cabrera left Monday's 7-3 win over Chicago in the fifth inning. He was replaced at third base by Don Kelly with one out in the bottom half of the inning -- after scoring in the top half -- and walked off holding his left side. The Tigers said then that he had a sore hip flexor muscle and would be evaluated on Tuesday. Kelly was at third base and batting seventh on Tuesday night. Left fielder Matt Tuiasosopo had the No. 3 spot in the lineup. Cabrera, who became baseball's first Triple Crown winner in 45 years last s...
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