Quote to note

Quote to note

"I know they're our chief competitor in our division, but I'm very fond of him. You could see by his emotions how much he cares. That was kind of neat to see."
--Indians manager Terry Francona, on Tigers manager Jim Leyland winning the American League Central title

Jordan Bastian is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Major League Bastian, and follow him on Twitter @MLBastian. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.