It's still early in the season, but not a single team has separated itself from the pack in the American League. The Detroit Tigers have the right combination of pitching and hitting to make a push up the standings. Which other teams have a chance to be top contenders in the AL?
The ace trio of Max Scherzer, Justin Verlander and Anibal Sanchez lead the Tigers pitching staff with 2012 Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera standing out at the plate. Currently first in the AL Central, the Tigers are poised to go on a run and become the clear leaders in the AL.
Check out Scott Miller's breakdown of the top contenders in the American League with Adam Lefkoe.
All standings and stats current as of April 21.