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Detroit Tigers introduce Prince Fielder

Updated: January 29, 2012, 10:07 AM ET
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DETROIT -- Prince Fielder stood with a smile and recalled his earliest memories of old Tiger Stadium, when he would hang out at the ballpark where his father hit so many massive home runs.

"For me, it was always Sparky saying I was going to pinch hit -- and I really believed him," Fielder said, referring to former manager Sparky Anderson. "I'm just glad I get to come back."

The Tigers introduced Fielder on Thursday after finalizing a $214 million, nine-year contract with the ...

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