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Tigers make several roster moves

The Detroit Tigers made several roster moves Friday, placing outfielder Austin Jackson on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 17, with an abdominal strain, activating pitcher Luis Marte off the disabled list and activating infielder/outfielder Ryan Raburn off the bereavement list.Jackson has hit .331 with a .414 on-base percentage, 10 doubles, five home runs, 17 RBI and 29 runs scored through 36 games for Detroit this season.Marte has made four appearances out of the bullpen for the Tigers, pitching to a 1-0 record with a 2.45 ERA in 3 2/3 innings before being sidelined since April 4 with a left hamstring strain.Raburn returns to the team after missing Cleveland's three-game sweep of Detroit from May 22-24. He has a .144 average with a homer and six RBI in 34 contests....

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