Detroit Tigers defeat New York Yankees, 3-1

At one point Monday night, Alex Rodriguez and Nick Swisher were lying next to each other in the training room getting different potentially problematic injuries checked, two All-Stars forming a snapshot of the Yankees' vulnerability as the pennant race begins to percolate.

Rodriguez came out of the game after four innings because of tightness in his left calf and Swisher was removed for a pinch-hitter in the sixth because of tightness in his right forearm, which he desc...