2013 record: 91-72, 2nd place in AL West
Manager: Ron Washington, 8th season
Estimated 2014 payroll: $132 million
2013 record: 93-69, 1st place in AL Central
Manager: Brad Ausmus, 1st season
Estimated 2014 payroll: $158 million
DETROIT (AP) It feels like ages ago when Rick Porcello took the mound as Detroit's starter in a one-game playoff against Minnesota for the 2009 AL Central title.
DETROIT (AP) The Detroit Tigers were in the middle of a workout for the World Series when comedian George Lopez showed up and began milling around near home plate.