For Tigers, Prince Fielder trade shows team's win-now mentality

Thursday November 21st, 2013
Detroit's dynamic duo of Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder is no more after Wednesday's trade.
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You don't get to hold a parade for having a wonderful minor-league system, and they don't hand out trophies for fiscal responsibility. A general manager is supposed to put together the 25-man major-league roster that gives his team the best chance to win the World Series. Dombrowski's Tigers still haven't won the World Series. But they should have a damn good shot again next year.

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