A day later, Cardinals manager Tony La Russa opened up and shed new light on the developing mystery known as Dirtgate.
Somewhere in the midst of the Kenny Rogers Dirtgate saga, the Tigers beat the Cardinals 3-1 to even the World Series at a game apiece.
Kenny Rogers kept the Tigers from getting swept by the White Sox and giving up first place. He made a statement, writes Jayson Stark.
Kenny Rogers spoke diplomatically Monday, but still faces a long road back to normalcy, writes Jayson Stark.