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DETROIT (AP) - Nicholas Castellanos had a career-high five hits, including a go-ahead homer in the seventh inning, and drove in five runs as the Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 9-5. Castellanos singled in the first, doubled and scored in the fourth, hit an RBI double in the fifth and hit a two-run home run off Jeanmar Gomez in the seventh. His final hit was a two-run single in the eighth. It was the sixth five-RBI game of Castellanos' career.

(AP) - The standoff between the Chicago Bears and No. 8 overall draft pick Roquan Smith is over. A person familiar with the situation said the linebacker agreed to a four-year contract that guarantees $18.5 million and includes an $11.5 million signing bonus. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal has not been announced.

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