Miguel Cabrera has sore back

Updated: July 3, 2013, 12:23 PM ET
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Miguel Cabrera insists his sore back will not keep him out of the Detroit Tigers' lineup.

Cabrera acknowledged dealing with back soreness after Tuesday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays and said that he expected to play Wednesday.

Tigers manager Jim Leyland said he thinks Cabrera "will be fine" but added that he had not decided whether the reigning American League MVP would play Wednesday against Toronto.

"Guys get sore backs once in a while," Leyland told reporters Tuesday, ...

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