Found July 16, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
When the Cleveland Indians agreed to terms with manager Terry Francona, I knew they were going to be a legit contender for the AL Central division title.   Midway through the season and I must admit that I am not surprised where things stand in the American League Central. The Detroit Tigers are in first place in the division, the Cleveland Indians are right behind them in the standings under new manger Terry Francona, and the Chicago White Sox are in last place, a position I thought they would be in after their unexpected second place finish last season. But those are just general statements of some of the teams in the Central, as I will now give you each teams mid-season report card grade. Detroit Tigers (52-42) 1st Place in Central- Grade (B+ ) The Detroit Tigers find themselves in a position they thought they would be in before the All-Star break: 1st place in the American League Central. The only problem is, they are only 1.5 games ahead of the second place Cleveland Indians. I...
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