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For the Detroit Tigers, the hits just keep on coming. According to the official MLB twitter feed, all-star Miguel Cabrera took was hit in the face with a ball in the first inning of today’s game against the Philadelphia Phillies. MLB ‏ @MLB BREAKING: Tigers 3B Miguel Cabrera took a one-hopper to the face during
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