Originally posted on Burning River Baseball  |  Last updated 8/4/13
The Indians got all their demons out in game one against Miami before turning things around and taking the last two games and the series. During this same period, the Tigers were sweeping a three game series against the White Sox, making sure the Indians didn't gain any ground. The Tribe won't get a better chance to gain ground in the AL Central than this upcoming series against Detroit. For the rest of the season the Indians will play the Tigers seven more times, four of those coming at home during the next week. If the Indians can at least split the series, it will put them in excellent position as the competition gets a lot easier as the season goes on with the last 22 games of the year coming against teams that are currently under .500 or the Royals. An interesting side story to go along with this series is that Major League Baseball is expected to deal out suspensions to those players involved in the Biogenesis scandal. While not all of the players involved have been an...
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