As the trade deadline approaches, there are still some things that need to be resolved in the Motor City. The team has the look of a club that can go deep into the playoffs, yet it can't shake a pesky Indians club.
There are givens to this team: Justin Verlander will provide a quality start every fifth day, and Miguel Cabrera will drive in 120 runs. It is the questions that surround this team whose answers will determine exactly how special this season is.
Here are the five biggest questions remaining.