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Detroit Tigers pitcher Joaquin Benoit (53) is congratulated by starting pitcher Justin Verlander, left, after the Tigers beat the Oakland Athletics 3-0 to win Game 5 of an American League baseball division series in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
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Detroit Tigers pitcher Joaquin Benoit (53) is congratulated by starting pitcher Justin Verlander, left, after the Tigers beat the Oakland Athletics 3-0 to win Game 5 of an American League baseball division series in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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