Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 7/7/13
Torii Hunter and Miguel Cabrera are two big reasons the Detroit Tigers have dominated the Cleveland Indians this season. The veteran pair again looks to lead the visiting Tigers as they try for an eighth consecutive victory over the struggling Indians on Sunday. Hunter came within a single of the cycle and had three RBIs while Cabrera hit a two-run homer to help Detroit (48-38) to a 9-4 win Saturday. The Indians (45-42) held a one-half game AL Central lead over Detroit on Tuesday, but since have dropped four in a row to fall 3 12 games back of the Tigers, who have outscored them 16-4 in the first two of this four-game set. A winner in eight of 10 against the Indians this season, Detroit has outscored Cleveland 49-22 during its seven-game winning streak in the series. The Tigers also have won seven of nine at Progressive Field. "We'll show up (Sunday)," Indians manager Terry Francona said. 'We certainly need to do better against them. They're the team that is directly ahead of us and...
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