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Tori Hunter Prevents Sweep in Walk-off Fashion

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Max Scherzer just didn’t have it in the series finale against the Oakland Athletics. Looking for his 20th win, he gave up six runs on eight hits in five innings. The game brought Scherzer’s ERA up to 2.90. Scherzer left the game losing 6-1. The game seemed like a lost cause until the bottom of the ninth. Oakland brought in their closer, Grant Bal

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Reflections: The ‘Blurred’/Gaye connection

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The hottest record in the nation, in both the R&B and pop markets, is the pulsating and catchy “Blurred Lines” by Robin Thicke. I love it, but there is no denying that it sounds very similar to Marvin Gaye’s classic and still exciting “Got To Give It Up.”

However, the question is whether or not it sounds enough like it to justify a legal

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Detroit Jazz Festival: Summer winds down, music revs up

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In a manner of speaking, the Detroit Jazz Festival, now in its 34th year, is the crowning glory of summer in the Motor/Music City. It’s about the music, true enough, but that is just part of the story.

The Detroit Jazz Festival is a celebration, a diverse coming together of people — jazz lovers or not — from the city, from the suburbs, from out

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

More Investment In Downtown Detroit: Detroit Marriott At The Renaissance Center Announces A $30 ...

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More change and investment is coming to Detroit’s riverfront as the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center announced that it will begin a $30 million renovation project in February 2014, transforming 1,329 guest rooms and 100,000 square feet of meeting space.

The Detroit Marriott is one of the tallest hotels in the western hemisphere and its

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit