Tigers’ Cabrera Vows To Play Today

Tigers_Miguel_Cabrera_2013Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera left Thursday afternoon’s game against the Oakland Athletics because of discomfort in his abdomen, the team announced.

Cabrera, who leads the majors in batting average and RBIs, suffered the injury while attempting to leg out a double in the fifth inning.

The Tigers updated Cabrera’s status on their official Twitter account, announcing that the All-Star third baseman is considered day to day.

But Cabrera insisted he’ll be back in the lineup Friday night when the AL Central-leading Tigers begin a series against the second-place Cleveland Indians.

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