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1/3/2014 2:02 P.M. ET

Tigers statement on Fifth Third Ballpark

DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers today issued the following statement regarding the situation at Fifth Third Ballpark:

"The Whitecaps management immediately made our organization aware of their situation today at Fifth Third Ballpark, and will provide further details as they develop. We certainly hope for the best for all parties involved. The Tigers look forward to attending the Whitecaps annual baseball banquet later this month as part of the annual Detroit Tigers Winter Caravan."

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