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• Miguel Cabrera needs two more RBIs to become the first Tiger to drive in 100 in five straight seasons since Charlie Gehringer in 1936, according to STATS LLC.

• Detroit entered Monday's game second in the American League with 936 strikeouts and 8.29 strikeouts per nine innings, the highest rate in club history.

• Rangers righty Yu Darvish's victory against the Tigers on Sunday made him the first rookie pitcher to defeat Detroit three times in one season since 1999, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. Seattle's Freddy Garcia and Toronto's Roy Halladay both went 3-0 against the Tigers that year.

• Miguel Cabrera needs two more RBIs to become the first Tiger to drive in 100 in five straight seasons since Charlie Gehringer in 1936, according to STATS LLC.

• Detroit entered Monday's game second in the American League with 936 strikeouts and 8.29 strikeouts per nine innings, the highest rate in club history.

• Rangers righty Yu Darvish's victory against the Tigers on Sunday made him the first rookie pitcher to defeat Detroit three times in one season since 1999, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. Seattle's Freddy Garcia and Toronto's Roy Halladay both went 3-0 against the Tigers that year.