Tigers manager Jim Leyland admitted he prefers this way over playing multiple consecutive series.
Debating Scherzer's postseason slot
SweetSpot Blog, Chad Dotson
With the Tigers' lead in the AL Central continuing to widen, it would be understandable if thoughts in the Motor City turn to the postseason.
Tigers Catchers Above Average at Pitch Framing
Tiger Tales, Lee Panas
One of the most difficult things to measure in baseball is catcher defense.
The Tigers Dirks Problem
Motor City Bengals, Chris Hannum
Andy Dirks is a fairly easy Tigers target to pick on this year.
Around the AL Central:
This was a game that easily could have been a blowout victory for the Twins.
The victory keeps the Royals above the .500 mark.
Indians 3, Twins 1: Stubbs' Homer Off Burton the Difference
The Twins had a chance to take the game on Sunday, but going 3-for-19 with runners in scoring position usually means you're going to lose.
Pregame ejections, face-fulls of fence, and some good ol-fashioned brotherly love, as the White Sox take the series over the Texas Rangers.
Elsewhere in baseball:
Denard Span’s mom texts him to ‘swing at the first pitch’ and he hits a home run
Big League Stew, David Brown
Wanda Wilson must not hold a grudge.
Hell no we're not forgiving Ryan Braun or accepting his apology
Baseball Nation, Rob Neyer
Ryan Braun came clean! Or he didn't. He sincerely apologized! Or he didn't. We can forgive him! Actually, we really can. Some of us definitely won't, though.