Why stop now?
It’s a question worth asking in the aftermath of the Tigers’ clinching the American League Central championship in the wee hours Saturday morning, local time, with a victory at Oakland.
Six weeks ago, it would have been considered laughable to ponder.
The Tigers were 56-51 on July 30. They led the division by 1 1/2 games, but it was only because they were fortunate to be in what was increasingly being referred to as the “AL Comedy Central.”