Bomber bits

• Jacoby Ellsbury stole two bases in Wednesday's 8-4 win over the Tigers and has been successful in each of his last 13 attempts since July 18. He has 37 stolen bases this season, ranked second in the American League behind the Astros' Jose Altuve (49).

• Derek Jeter recorded his 539th career double on Wednesday, tying Al Simmons for 34th place on baseball's all-time list. He needs one double to tie boyhood idol Dave Winfield (540) and Joe Medwick for 32nd place.

Bryan Hoch is a reporter for Follow him on Twitter @bryanhoch and read his MLBlog, Bombers Beat. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.