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• Leyland said he's going to try to play all of his AL starters in the All-Star Game a minimum of five innings. Though an ailing hip and back kept Miguel Cabrera from participating in the Home Run Derby, there was no consideration that he wouldn't be able to play in the All-Star Game.

"I don't think that was ever an issue," Leyland said.

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• Leyland said he's going to try to play all of his AL starters in the All-Star Game a minimum of five innings. Though an ailing hip and back kept Miguel Cabrera from participating in the Home Run Derby, there was no consideration that he wouldn't be able to play in the All-Star Game.

"I don't think that was ever an issue," Leyland said.

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Bobby Nightengale is an associate reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @nightengalejr.

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