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AL Central

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 30: Michael Brantley #23 of the Cleveland Indians is safe at third base as Conor Gillaspie #12 of the Chicago White Sox waits for a throw during the ninth inning on June 30, 2013 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Cleveland Indians defeated the Chicago White Sox 4-0. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Masterson Throws 3rd Shutout, Indians Beat Chisox

Justin Masterson was able to rely on his defense in his major league-leading third shutout of the season.

97.1 The Ticket–07/01/2013

OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 14: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits an RBI single, driving in two runs against the Oakland Athletics in the fourth inning at Coliseum on April 14, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Miguel Cabrera Adds To RBI Total

Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera entered Sunday’s series finale against the A’s with 11 RBI thus far and was able to add to that total.

97.1 The Ticket–04/15/2013

(Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

With The Tigers In The Postseason, Nothing Else Matters

Those of us hoping to see Tiger nation rally around the AL Central Champs were living in a fantasy world.

97.1 The Ticket–10/03/2012

Detroit Tigers -Smyly Drew (Getty Images/ Gregory Shamus)

Tigers-Twins Preview 9-28-12

One reason the Detroit Tigers are in position to win the AL Central is Max Scherzer’s dominance.

97.1 The Ticket–09/28/2012

Austin Jackson (File Photo/Getty Images)

Tigers Could Make Up Some Ground Against White Sox

The Chicago White Sox and Detroit Tigers are both emphasizing that this weekend’s series will not decide the AL Central.

97.1 The Ticket–09/01/2012

DETROIT, MI - JULY 22: Alex Avila #13 and Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates a win over the Chicago White Soxs at Comerica Park on July 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the White Sox 6-4. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Are Winning and Pitching Too

It is fun again at Comerica Park.

97.1 The Ticket–07/23/2012

Jim Leyland of the Detroit Tigers looks on before Game One of the American League Division Series at Yankee Stadium on September 30, 2011 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Leyland Doesn’t Want To Get Too Excited Yet

Jim Leyland doesn’t give an ox’s tail if 2012 is following the path of 2011.

97.1 The Ticket–07/23/2012

DETROIT, MI - JULY 21: Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates a 7-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox with teammates at Comerica Park on July 21, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Tigers Take Over First With 7-1 Win Over White Sox

Rick Porcello fell just short of his first complete game. He’ll have to settle for a spot atop the AL Central.

97.1 The Ticket–07/21/2012

BALTIMORE, MD - JULY 15: Manager Jim Leyland congratulates Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers after Cabrera hit a solo home run during the ninth inning of the Tigers 4-0 win over the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 15, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Tigers Could Make Second-Half Run

Detroit’s viability as a threat in the American League Central Division might be revealed over the next few weeks.

97.1 The Ticket–07/16/2012

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MLB Roundup: American League Central

Since Opening Day on March 30th, teams in the American League Central Division have played approximately fifty games, and already massive disparities have set in.