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AP - Former major league manager Preston Gomez was critically injured Wednesday when he was struck by a pickup truck at a gas station. Police Sgt. Jeff Wade said the 84-year-old Gomez sustained serious head injures when he was hit by the truck as he walked around gas pumps at a Chevron station in Blythe, about 220 miles east of Los Angeles.