Miguel Cabrera undergoes offseason ankle surgery

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Miguel Cabrera undergoes offseason ankle surgery
Associated Press

Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera underwent right-ankle surgery yesterday in Charlotte, North Carolina, to remove bone spurs and to repair a stress fracture that hobbled him for much of the 2014 season. 

Cabrera, who still managed to hit .313, with 25 homers and 109 RBI, will be re-evaluated in three months. His status for spring training remains unclear. 

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SPJ Award–winning journalist Dave Mesrey is a veteran copy editor who’s worked for the Detroit Metro Times, Motor City Muckraker, The Detroit News, and ESPN’s Grantland.com. The editor of Willie Horton’s autobiography, “The People’s Champion,” Mesrey is also a founding member of the Hamtramck Stadium Grounds Crew...
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