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MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Tigers clinch AL Central with shutout win over Minnesota

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MINNEAPOLIS --  Detroit right-hander Max Scherzer cruised to a 1-0 win over the Twins last night at Target Field, as Detroit clinched the American League Central title. Scherzer improved to 21-and-3 on the season, allowing two hits and striking out 10 in seven innings. Former Twin and current Tiger outfielder Torii Hunter had an RBI single in the first inning for the game's lone run. Joaquin Benoit locked up his 24th save with a perfect ninth inning.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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