An abrupt ending for Tigers

Four-game World Series defeat to Giants leaves Detroit feeling empty

Updated: October 29, 2012, 12:02 PM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

DETROIT -- The cold reality of the Detroit Tigers' situation will dawn on Prince Fielder on Monday morning when he piles his two young sons into the car and chauffeurs them to school, then comes home with nothing special on his agenda. Teammate Justin Verlander, who was hoping to spend the day in a competitive cocoon in preparation for World Series Game 5, now will concentrate on packing -- or lying on the couch and watching his mother do his packing for him.

And catcher Alex Avila, ...

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