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  1. Why the Tigers Needed to Go All-in on 2014 with Joakim Soria TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | BleacherReport

    ... his club's biggest holes and/or needs. In 2012, the Tigers added righty Anibal Sanchez and second baseman Omar Infante from the Miami Marlins near the deadline to shore up the rotation and infield in one fell swoop. Last year, the pending 50-game ...

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  2. MLB trade rumors: Could Tigers trade for the Marlins' Steve Cishek?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Bless You Boys

    ... organization. When the Tigers were looking for a second baseman and a pitcher, it was the Marlins who gave up Omar Infante and Anibal Sanchez . With the benefit of hindsight, both of those trades have worked out extremely well for the Tigers and not ...

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  3. MLB Rumors: Marlins NOT Interest in Dan Uggla ReunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Marlin Maniac

    ... the Marlins offered Uggla a 4-year extension, which he rejected. Uggla was then shipped to the Braves for Omar Infante and Mike Dunn and was able to coup that 5th year in an extension with the Braves. The Braves decided to release Uggla after he ...

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  4. (Updated) Braves release struggling 2B Dan UgglaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... before Friday's game against Philadelphia. Atlanta acquired Uggla on Nov. 16, 2010 when Wren traded infielder Omar Infante and reliever Mike Dunn to the Marlins. Wren soon signed Uggla to a five-year contract worth approximately $62 million. "When ...

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  5. Miami Marlins gives Jacob Turner a second shot at startingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Examiner.com

    ... need him to step up." Turner was acquired in a five-player trade with the Detroit Tigers for Anibal Sanchez and Omar Infante in 2012. He had a 3.38 ERA in seven starts with the Marlins in 2012 and a 3.74 ERA in his first full season in 2013. For him ...

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  6. Braves release UgglaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | SavannahNow

    ... before Friday's game against Philadelphia. Atlanta acquired Uggla on Nov. 16, 2010 when Wren traded infielder Omar Infante and reliever Mike Dunn to the Marlins. Wren soon signed Uggla to a five-year contract worth approximately $62 million. "When ...

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  7. Could Toronto Blue Jays take a flyer on Dan Uggla?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Jays Journal

    ... - Atlanta Braves (@Braves) July 18, 2014 The acquisition of Uggla prior to the 2011 season, in a deal that sent Omar Infante and reliever Mike Dunn to the Marlins, has seemingly been an expensive one for the Braves. It isn't going to get any lighter ...

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  8. Braves release second baseman Dan UgglaRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2012 | Alabama Live

    ... five major-league seasons with the Florida Marlins, then was traded to the Braves for fellow second baseman Omar Infante and relief pitcher Mike Dunn on Nov. 16, 2010. Uggla signed a 5-year, $62-million contract extension with Atlanta prior to the ...

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  9. Tigers drop series finale against KCRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Crescent-News.com

    ... enjoy losing, but we'll take the time off and come back after the break." A five-run seventh inning keyed by Omar Infante's two-run single and an RBI double from Eric Hosmer prevented the Tigers from pulling off the four-game sweep. Four of the runs ...

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  10. 2014 MLB All Star Roster: Biggest Snubs and SurprisesRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | BleacherReport

    ... injury, but it's hard to say he deserves a spot over someone like Anthony Rendon. This pick is reminiscent of Omar Infante making the NL squad back in 2010, as his selection was a big surprise and his versatility was pointed to as his biggest asset. ...

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  11. Ben Zobrist Trade Rumors: Would Any Contender NOT Be Interested?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Rayhawk Review

    ... comfortable playing the corner infield spots, but he can certainly help at second base and right field (with Omar Infante possibly sliding to third if the Royals so desire). It's hard to find a better fit for Zobrist than Kansas City. David Freese ...

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  12. Miami Marlins Prospect Update: Brian FlynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Fish Stripes

    ... Flynn was acquired by the Marlins in the same deal that brought Jacob Turner to Miami, for Anibal Sanchez, and Omar Infante. After about a year in the Tigers system he started his Marlins career in the middle of the 2012 season with Double-A ...

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  13. Royals increase AL Central lead over Tigers with 2-1 win about 4 hoursRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Review

    ... him, but the Detroit left-hander was victimized by Gordon's fluky RBI single in the first and a solo homer by Omar Infante in the fifth. BOSTON (AP) -- Mike Napoli and David Ortiz hit consecutive homers with one out in the 10th inning and Boston ...

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  14. MLB: Kansas City Royals win eighth straight, pull within half-game of Detroit Tigers in A.L. CentralRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Royals 11, Tigers 8: Omar Infante hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning and an RBI single in a four-run fifth to help Kansas City win its eighth straight and pull within a half-game of A.L. Central-leading Detroit.

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  15. Looking forward to the trade deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Royals Review

    ... .266/.311/.344 with 13 steals and 0.7 rWAR. He can serve as a useful utility man, filling in at third, spelling Omar Infante at second, and helping out in the outfield, and it probably would not require much to re-acquire him. Holy Veteran ...

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  16. Tigers KO'd by KC; Cubs Win; Caps Host All-Stars TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | WHTC

    Former Tiger Omar Infante homered and drove in four runs, while Justin Verlander's nemesis Billy Butler cracked a three-run double, as visiting Kansas City beat Detroit last night, 11-8.

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  17. Royals nail down eighth straight winRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Philly.com

    OMAR INFANTE showed the Detroit Tigers what they're missing. Infante hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning and had an RBI single in a four-run fifth against former teammate Justin Verlander, helping visiting Kansas City beat the Tigers, 11-8, last night.

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  18. Miami Marlins' Jacob Turner falters while Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish dominatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... National League pitchers with at least nine starts. After being acquired from the Tigers in the Anibal Sanchez-Omar Infante trade in 2012, Turner made it past the sixth inning in five of his first seven starts for the Marlins and looked like a ...

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  19. Which teams are hitting - and missing - in MLB Draft? | FOX SportsRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    ... was also acquire by Detroit (and it appears probably gotten rid of at the right time) with draft selections. Omar Infante also, and other teams also do this effectively, though there are few. What Dombrowski has figured out is that if you can ...

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  20. Miami Marlins already have fans riding a roller coaster of emotionsRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2012 | Examiner.com

    ... exception to that came on Saturday, highlighted by Giancarlo Stanton's 3-for-5 performance and home runs by Omar Infante and Hanley Ramirez. Then, on Sunday, the Marlins took a 5-4 advantage into the ninth inning, but Heath Bell could not pin down ...

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