Dombrowski Details Timeline Of Price Trade, Explains Rationale For Move

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By Ashley Dunkak
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COMERICA PARK (CBS DETROIT) – In one aspect, Thursday’s deadline deal that made David Price a Detroit Tiger surprised general manager Dave Dombrowski as much as anybody else.

He had talked with Tampa Bay Rays general manager Andrew Friedman a week and a half earlier about acquiring Price, but the conversations were casual, and those dwindled considerably, to the point that Dombrowski thought a trade was unlikely to happen.

“When we first talked, I thought it was a possibility that basically diminished to feeling like yesterday, in the morning, if you’d have asked me, ‘What’s your chances of getting David Price?’ I’d have said, ‘Probably zero,’ because we had no ongoing conversations at that point,” Dombrowski said. “Sometimes you have to let things play out, too, and you just could kind of see what was happening. Not that we didn’t know what was going on with other clubs and what…

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U.S., U.N. Announce Deal On 12-Hour Gaza Cease-Fire

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire beginning Friday, during which time there will be negotiations on a more durable truce in the 24-day-old Gaza war, the United States and United Nations announced Thursday.

The announcement came hours after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to destroy Hamas’ tunnel network “with or without a cease-fire” and as the Palestinian death toll soared past 1,400. There was no immediate Israeli comment on the announcement.

In a statement released in New Delhi where Secretary of State John Kerry is traveling, the U.S. and U.N. said they had gotten assurances that all parties to the conflict had agreed to an unconditional cease-fire.

“This humanitarian cease-fire will commence at 8 a.m. local time on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. It will last for a period of 72 hours unless extended. During this time the forces on the ground will…

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Here’s The Tracklisting and Official Artwork for Oncue’s “Angry Young Man (AYM)”

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Today Oncue gives us the official 12 track list of what will be on his upcoming album Angry Young Man (AYM). The album, which is due out September 3rd, has some strong features from Terrence Ryan, and Brenton Duvall, as well as production coming from Just Blaze and Hudson Mohawke among others.

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