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DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 10:  Alex Gordon #4 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with Jarrod Dyson #1 and Lorenzo Cain #6 after a 3-0 win over the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on September 10, 2014, in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Yost To Royals: ‘Toughen Up And Get Back Into 1st’

When the Kansas City Royals look at the AL Central standings Saturday morning, they will be looking up at the Detroit Tigers for the first time in more than a month.

97.1 The Ticket–09/13/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - SEPTEMBER 11: Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins is lifted onto a stretcher after getting hit by a pitch from Mike Fiers of the Milwaukee Brewers during the top of the fifth inning at Miller Park on September 11, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Stanton Beaned In The Face By Fiers, Marlins Star Hospitalized [VIDEO]

For the first time in more than two weeks, the Milwaukee Brewers were able to win two games in a row.

97.1 The Ticket–09/12/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 11: Jemile Weeks #7 of the Boston Red Sox falls on top of Norichika Aoki #23 of the Kansas City Royals at second base while trying to turn a double play during the 5th inning of the game at Kauffman Stadium on September 11, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Royals Commit 3 Errors In 6-3 Loss To Red Sox

When you are managing a team in playoff contention for the first time in decades, you are bound to be second-guessed by fans whenever your team struggles.

97.1 The Ticket–09/12/2014

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 16: Manager Lloyd McClendon #23 of the Seattle Mariners argues with home plate umpire Tony Randazzo during the second inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on August 16, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

McClendon: Mariners ‘Bad’ In 5-2 Loss To Astros

Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon certainly came away with one persistent thought after Seattle’s 5-2 loss to the Houston Astros.

09/11/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 10:  Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers enters the batters box as the rain pours at Comerica Park during the fourth inning of a game against the Kansas City Royals on September 10, 2014, in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Despite Still Trailing In AL Central, Tigers Feel Good About Series With Royals

The Royals and the Tigers meet again in Kansas City in a three-game set that begins Sept. 19.

CBS Detroit–09/11/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - AUGUST 22: Drew Smyly #33 of the Tampa Bay Rays delivers a pitch in the ninth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 22, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Rays End LHP Drew Smyly’s Season After 153 Innings

The Tampa Bay Rays are ending Drew Smyly’s season after 153 innings.

97.1 The Ticket–09/10/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - AUGUST 10: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers looks on from the dugout while wearing a rally cap during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 10, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Confidence To The Max: Scherzer Locked In As Tigers Charge Toward Playoffs

“Now that I’m able to get through this start,” Scherzer said, “I will be able to give you absolutely everything I’ve got.”

CBS Detroit–09/10/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 8: Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the ninth inning of the game against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers won the game 9-5. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Dramatic Pickoff Move Highlights Stellar Night For Nathan, Tigers

Stakes could not be much higher in a regular season game.

CBS Detroit–09/10/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - AUGUST 9: Joakim Soria #38 of the Detroit Tigers delivers a pitch in the ninth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 9, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Tigers Activating Joakim Soria From Disabled List

One ugly outing distorted Soria’s ERA: he had allowed just one run between his other five appearances as a Tiger.

CBS Detroit–09/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 02:  Ford Field home of the Detroit Lions and Comemrica Park home of the Detroit Tigers prior to the start of the game against the Colorado Rockies at Comerica Park on August 2, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Rockies 11-4.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers, Lions Bring Positive Spotlight To Detroit Monday; Quin Hopes Visitors Learn Detroit’s ‘Cool’

“… After coming here, you see the players aren’t as bad as they’re portrayed to be on TV, and the city isn’t like that, at least the areas that I’ve been in. You kind of live just like a normal city. I think every city has their bad areas. The economy may be a little different here, but for the most part, it’s cool.”

CBS Detroit–09/08/2014

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