AL Central Watch: June 8

Heres a quick glance at whats happening around the American League Central.

Elbow surgery will knock Indians starter Jake Westbook out for the rest of the season.

Veteran reliever Juan Rincon could be the odd man out when the Twins add a position player to their roster this week.

Rehabbing Tigers relievers Fernando Rodney and Joel Zumaya are expected to make appearances tonight at Class AAA Toledo.

Check back later for updates.

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Rubber game of series “important for us going into the day off, going to San Francisco,” manager Tony La Russa said.
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Federico Navarro scored the game’s only goal, helping the Fire beat the top team in the Eastern Conference.