Found January 19, 2012 on Boston Herald Sports:
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DETROIT - The vehicles of the Tigers' caravan will roll from Comerica Park early this afternoon. Vladimir Guerrero...
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Forum: (MLB) Cleveland Indians Posted By: bushwick_bill Post Time: 01-17-2012 at 05:21 PM

Tigers' Martinez injures knee, out much of 2012

Tigers star Victor Martinez has injured his left knee and is likely to miss most of the 2012 season.

Victor Martinez likely out for 2012

Forum: (MLB) Cleveland Indians Posted By: bushwick_bill Post Time: 01-17-2012 at 05:21 PM

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