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Brewers slugger Prince Fielder leaves for Detroit

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The Milwaukee Brewers lost their most powerful hitter Tuesday, when free agent Prince Fielder agreed to a nine-year contract with the Detroit Tigers worth a reported $214 million.

If there was a surprise, it's that Fielder signed with Detroit, which was not considered to be in the running during all the speculation of where he might go. But the Tigers needed a designated hitter after losing Victor Martinez for the year to a torn knee.

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