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(AP) -- With the season winding down, the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals are ready to put it all on the line this weekend.

Justin Verlander takes the mound opposite Jason Vargas as these AL Central rivals open a vital three-game set at Kauffman Stadium.

The Tigers (84-68) enter Friday night's showdown one-half game ahead of the Royals (83-68) for first place.

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Leaders
AVG: V. Martinez.333
HR: V. Martinez31
RBI: M. Cabrera103
SB: R. Davis33
W: M. Scherzer16
ERA: D. Price3.11
Saves: J. Nathan32
K: M. Scherzer237
AL Central
TeamWLPctGB
Detroit 8468.553-
Kansas City 8368.5500.5
Cleveland 7873.5175.5
Chi White Sox 6983.45415
Minnesota 6587.42819
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .278 (1)
Runs: 718 (2)
Hits: 1469 (1)
Home Runs: 147 (6)
Stolen Bases: 100 (7)
OBP: .332 (1)
SLG: .429 (2)
Total Bases: 2270 (2)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 4.04 (23)
Runs Allowed: 666 (23)
Saves: 38 (17)
Strikeouts: 1170 (15)
OpBA: .263 (24)
OBP: .322 (23)
SLG: .403 (24)
Run Support: 4.73 (2)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
9/10 J. Soria Removed From 15-Day DL (Strained left oblique)
9/6 L. Putkonen Sent to Minors For Rehabilitation
9/2 B. Farmer Called Up from Minors
9/2 K. Lobstein Called Up from Minors
9/2 R. Ray Called Up from Minors
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Injuries
Date Player Status
9/16 N. Castellanos Left foot soreness (day-to-day)
9/1 D. VerHagen Stress reaction in spine (on 60-day DL)
8/30 M. Cabrera Left game - right ankle soreness (day-to-day)
8/12 A. Sanchez Strained pectoral muscle (on 15-day DL)
8/11 J. Verlander Left game - Right shoulder soreness (day-to-day)
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