A daily glance inside the numbers from the world of sports:
• The Tigers' lead in the A.L. Central shrunk to four games after Saturday night's 8-5 loss to the Indians and the Twins' extra-inning win over the White Sox. Detroit still owns the best record in the majors (81-49) by one game over the Mets (79-49), despite having the worst mark in either league since Aug. 8 (5-13).
• Boston again failed to gain ground on the Yankees and fell another game behind the ...