Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander throws against the Kansas City Royals in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Friday, Sept. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Fielder homers in Tigers win over Royals

Detroit remained six games ahead of second-place Cleveland in the AL Central and dealt the third-place Royals a setback in the postseason ra…

Penske Racing sweeps pole at Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Penske Racing swept the front row in qualifying for the first race of the Chase, with Joey Logano winning the pole hours…