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Oakland Athletics, Detroit Tigers add top pitchers
Oakland Athletics, Detroit Tigers add top pitchers

The Chicago White Sox had the bases loaded, with Gordon Beckham at bat. The count was two balls and two strikes. The Detroit Tigers suddenly decided to make a change — not at pitcher, but in center field. The Tigers were frantic about it. Their general manager was in the dugout, on the phone with the commissioner's office. If the Tigers could not get Austin Jackson out of center field in the final minutes before Thursday's trade deadline, they could not complete a trade for David Price. "You've gotta get Austin off the field!" General Manager Dave Dombrowski yelled, according to reports from Detroit. "You've gotta get Austin off the field!"...

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