Around the Majors: Franco is designated for assignment

1) Yesterday’s scores–

AL
Orioles 4, Indians 0
Rangers 6, Mariners 5
Yankees 8, Tigers 4
Red Sox 6, Blue Jays 4
Angels 5, Royals 3
Twins 4, Devil Rays 1
White Sox 5, A’s 3

NL
Marlins 7, Mets 3
Phillies 6, Braves 3
Nationals 4, Cubs 2
Diamondbacks 7, Dodgers 5
Astros 4, Reds 3 (1st)
Reds 11, Astros 6 (2nd)
Brewers 5, Pirates 3
Rockies 3, Cardinals 1
Padres 5, Giants 3

2) Standings–

AL EAST        WON  LOST  PCT  GB
Red Sox         46  33  .582  -
Orioles         44  36  .550  2 1/2
Yankees         40  39  .506  6
Blue Jays       41  40 .506  6
Devil Rays      27  54 .333 20

AL CENTRAL     WON  LOST  PCT  GB
White Sox       54  25  .684  -
Twins           44  34  .564  9 1/2
Indians         43   36 .544 11
Tigers          37   40 .481 16
Royals          26   53 .329 28

AL WEST        WON  LOST  PCT  GB
Angels          49  31  .613  -
Rangers         42  37  .532  6 1/2
A's             39   41 .488  10
Mariners        33   46 .418 15 1/2

NL EAST        WON  LOST  PCT  GB
Nationals       49  31  .613  -
Braves          44   37 .543  5 1/2
Marlins         41  37  .526  7
Phillies        41  40  .506  8 1/2
Mets            40  40 .500  9

NL CENTRAL     WON  LOST  PCT  GB
Cardinals       50   30 .625  -
Cubs            40   39 .506  9 1/2
Brewers         38  42  .475 12
Astros          37  42 .468  12 1/2
Pirates         34   45 .430 15 1/2
Reds            31  49 .388 19

NL WEST        WON  LOST  PCT  GB
Padres          44  37  .543  -
Diamondbacks    40  42  .488  4 1/2
Dodgers         38   42 .475  5 1/2
Giants          34   45 .430  9
Rockies         28  51  .354 15

3) Today’s schedule–

AL
Yankees (Chien-Ming Wang, 4.26, -1 RSAA) at Tigers (Nate Robertson, 3.58, 6 RSAA), 1:05
Blue Jays (Roy Halladay, 2.40, 32 RSAA) at Red Sox (Bronson Arroyo, 4.21, 4 RSAA), 2:05
Devil Rays (Scott Kazmir, 4.40, -3 RSAA) at Twins (Joe Mays, 3.94, 5 RSAA), 2:10
Rangers (Kenny Rogers, 2.46, 25 RSAA) at Mariners (Jamie Moyer, 4.88, -9 RSAA), 4:05
White Sox (Mark Buehrle, 2.42, 30 RSAA) at A’s (Barry Zito, 4.21, 1 RSAA), 4:05
Indians (Cliff Lee, 3.56, 7 RSAA) at Orioles (Sidney Ponson, 5.35, -10 RSAA), 5:00
Angels (Jarrod Washburn, 3.21, 12 RSAA) at Royals (Zack Greinke, 5.92, -17 RSAA), 7:10

NL
Marlins (Dontrelle Willis, 2.04, 27 RSAA) at Mets (Victor Zambrano, 3.84, 5 RSAA), 1:10
Astros (Roger Clemens, 1.50, 36 RSAA) at Reds (Brandon Claussen, 3.97, 1 RSAA), 1:15
Pirates (Josh Fogg, 4.37, -2 RSAA) at Brewers (Doug Davis, 4.32, 2 RSAA), 2:05
Rockies (Jason Jennings, 5.75, -5 RSAA) at Cardinals (Mark Mulder, 4.54, -3 RSAA), 2:15
Nationals (Ryan Drese, 5.68, -10 RSAA) at Cubs (Carlos Zambrano, 3.93, 8 RSAA), 2:20
Giants (Jason Schmidt, 4.81, -3 RSAA) at Padres (Tim Stauffer, 4.78, -4 RSAA), 4:05
Braves (Jorge Sosa, 2.78, 8 RSAA) at Phillies (Robinson Tejeda, 2.35, 7 RSAA), 8:05
Diamondbacks (Brad Halsey, 4.37, 2 RSAA) at Dodgers (D.J. Houlton, 5.44, -6 RSAA), 10:10

4) Yesterday’s HR–

Derrek Lee–#25
Adam Dunn–#21
Manny Ramirez–#20
Pat Burrell–#17
Jose Guillen–#17
J.D. Drew–#14 & #15
Ken Griffey Jr.–#15
David Dellucci–#15
Felipe Lopez–#14
Dmitri Young–#13
Shawn Green–#13
Bill Hall–#13
Joe Crede–#12
Michael Young–#12
Jose Cruz Jr.–#12
Justin Morneau–#11
Jay Gibbons–#11
Wily Mo Pena–#11
Chad Tracy–#9
Adrian Beltre–#7 & #8
Adam Everett–#7
Rich Aurilia–#7
Bernie Williams–#5
David Bell–#5
Gary Matthews Jr.–#4
Rickie Weeks–#3
J.D. Closser–#3
Alex Cintron–#2
Orlando Palmeiro–#2

5) HR leaders–

AL
1) Mark Teixeira–22
T2) Alex Rodriguez–20
T2) Manny Ramirez–20*
T4) Miguel Tejada–19
T4) Alfonso Soriano–19
T4) David Ortiz–19
T4) Paul Konerko–19
8) Richie Sexson–17
9) Jermaine Dye–16
T10) Vernon Wells–15
T10) Kevin Mench–15
T10) Hank Blalock–15
T10) David Dellucci–15*

NL
1) Andruw Jones–26
2) Derrek Lee–25*
3) Carlos Lee–22
T4) Albert Pujols–21
T4) Cliff Floyd–21
T4) Morgan Ensberg–21
T4) Adam Dunn–21*
T8) Troy Glaus–17
T8) Aramis Ramirez–17
T8) Bobby Abreu–17
T8) Reggie Sanders–17
T8) Pat Burrell–17*
T8) Jose Guillen–17*

*–hit 1 yesterday

6) Today’s birthdays–

MOISES ALOU
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
1998   31   57  .399  .582  .981  .724   8.70  .312  38  124   11  159 
2003   36   12  .357  .462  .819  .562   5.82  .280  22   91    3  151 
2004   37   30  .361  .557  .919  .627   7.37  .293  39  106    3  155 
2005   38   17  .413  .515  .928  .684   8.13  .325  12   39    2   64 
CAR        271  .368  .513  .881  .617   6.81  .301 290 1131   97 1683 
LG AVG       0  .340  .426  .766  .500   5.10  .269 179  771  120 
POS AVG    106  .350  .459  .809  .549   5.75  .274 231  892  131 

FRANK TANANA
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
1975 21   28   2.62   34  33  257.1  269  9.41 10.18  16   9   0  16   9 
1976 22   25   2.43   34  34  288.1  261  8.15  9.18  19  10   0  18  11 
1977 23   35   2.54   31  31  241.1  205  7.65 10.22  15   9   0  16   8 
CAREER   100   3.66  638 616 4188.1 2773  5.96 11.70 240 236   1 252 224 
LG AVG     0   3.96          4188.1 2408  5.17 12.46 234 234 

GREG VAUGHN
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
1993   27   28  .369  .482  .850  .635   6.47  .267  30   97   10  154 
1996   30   27  .365  .539  .903  .623   7.21  .260  41  117    9  145 
1998   32   56  .363  .597  .960  .737   7.94  .272  50  119   11  158 
CAR        108  .337  .470  .807  .546   5.54  .242 355 1072  121 1731 
LG AVG       0  .339  .419  .758  .500   4.99  .268 184  829  125 
POS AVG     61  .344  .437  .781  .524   5.34  .270 214  877  159 

1) The Astros designated P John Franco for assignment when they called up P Ezequiel Astacio.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 42    6   2.62   38   0   34.1   16  4.19 12.84   0   3   2   2   1 
2004 43   -5   5.28   52   0   46     36  7.04 13.89   2   7   0   4   5 
2005 44   -4   7.20   31   0   15     16  9.60 19.80   0   1   0   0   1 
CAREER   150   2.89 1119   0 1245.2  975  7.04 12.16  90  87 424 116  61 
LG AVG     0   3.95          1245.2  857  6.19 12.37  69  69 

Franco is the all time leaders in career RSAA by a pitcher who never started a game–

RSAA      
1    John Franco                 150  
T2   Dan Quisenberry             148  
T2   Kent Tekulve                148  
4    Tom Henke                   128  
5    Bruce Sutter                123  
6    Sparky Lyle                 122  
7    Steve Reed                  119  
8    Billy Wagner                118  
9    Trevor Hoffman              109  
T10  Troy Percival               107  
T10  Armando Benitez             107  

2) The Diamondbacks called up P Michael Gosling and sent P Brandon Medders to the minors.

GOSLING
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2004 23    0   4.62    6   4   25.1   14  4.97 14.57   1   1   0   1   1 
2005 24   -3   9.00    7   0    7      2  2.57 23.14   0   2   0   0   2 
CAREER    -3   5.57   13   4   32.1   16  4.45 16.42   1   3   0   1   3 
LG AVG     0   4.33            32.1   24  6.68 12.87   2   2 

MEDDERS
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2005       1   3.38    6   0    5.1    4  6.75 15.19   0   0   0   0   0 
CAREER     1   3.38    6   0    5.1    4  6.75 15.19   0   0   0   0   0 
LG AVG     0   4.39             5.1    4  6.49 12.96   0   0 

3) The Orioles called up P Tim Byrdak, designated P Rick Bauer for assignment and signed P John Stephens to a minor league contract.

BYRDAK
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
1999 25   -8   7.66   33   0   24.2   17  6.20 19.34   0   3   1   1   2 
2000 26   -4  11.37   12   0    6.1    8 11.37 21.32   0   1   0   0   1 
2005 31    0   0.00    1   0    1      2 18.00  0.00   0   0   0   0   0 
CAREER   -12   8.02   49   0   33.2   28  7.49 19.51   0   4   1   1   3 
LG AVG     0   4.85            33.2   23  6.25 13.67   2   2 

BAUER
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 26   -2   4.55   35   0   61.1   43  6.31 12.62   0   0   0   0   0 
2004 27    1   4.70   23   2   53.2   37  6.20 12.24   2   1   0   2   1 
2005 28   -5   9.72    5   0    8.1    5  5.40 18.36   0   0   0   0   0 
CAREER    -4   4.58  125   9  240    146  5.48 12.94   8  13   1  11  10 
LG AVG     0   4.52           240    168  6.29 12.91  13  13 

STEPHENS
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2002 22  -12   6.09   12  11   65     56  7.75 12.88   2   5   0   2   5 
CAREER   -12   6.09   12  11   65     56  7.75 12.88   2   5   0   2   5 
LG AVG     0   4.47            65     45  6.26 12.83   4   4 

4) The Padres activated CF-2B Eric Young from the DL and called up P Brian Falkenborg. They took the roster sports of Darrell May and Tim Redding, while they will make another roster move today to get P Paul Quantrill on the roster, with CF Dave Roberts likely headed to the DL.

See the game recap for Young’s stats.

FALKENBORG
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
1999 21    2   0.00    2   0    3      1  3.00 12.00   0   0   0   0   0 
2004 26   -5   7.53    6   0   14.1   11  6.91 19.47   1   0   0   0   1 
2005 27   -6  11.05    8   0    7.1    7  8.59 19.64   0   0   0   0   0 
CAREER    -9   7.66   16   0   24.2   19  6.93 18.61   1   0   0   0   1 
LG AVG     0   4.40            24.2   18  6.60 12.98   1   1 

5) The Yankees sent newly acquired Red Sox assets Darrell May and Tim Redding to the minors.

6) The Mets activated 2B Miguel Cairo from the DL.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   29  -10  .289  .375  .665  .365   3.66  .245   5   32    4   92 
2004   30    1  .346  .417  .763  .512   5.09  .292   6   42   11  122 
2005   31   -3  .318  .364  .682  .403   4.13  .283   1    6    7   37 
CAR        -80  .321  .369  .691  .390   4.12  .273  26  237   94  866 
LG AVG       0  .343  .436  .778  .500   5.26  .272  84  351   46 
POS AVG    -17  .345  .410  .755  .476   5.04  .273  58  290   67 

7) The Angels will place SS Orlando Cabrera on the 15 day DL today and called up OF Curtis Pride.

Cabrera has inflammation of the right elbow.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   28   -7  .347  .460  .807  .471   5.78  .297  17   80   24  162 
2004   29  -21  .306  .383  .689  .384   3.98  .264  10   62   16  161 
2005   30  -10  .294  .354  .648  .362   3.57  .243   4   22    5   71 
CAR       -124  .314  .405  .720  .393   4.32  .267  76  434  102 1033 
LG AVG       0  .342  .434  .776  .500   5.24  .270 126  517   69 
POS AVG   -111  .320  .384  .704  .401   4.24  .262  70  393   82 

PRIDE
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   34   -2  .083  .333  .417  .000   0.00  .083   1    1    0    4 
2004   35   -3  .268  .325  .593  .216   2.53  .250   0    3    1   35 
2005   36   -1  .167  .333  .500  .000   0.00  .167   0    0    0    5 
CAR        -12  .327  .407  .735  .448   4.77  .253  19   80   29  393 
LG AVG       0  .343  .434  .778  .500   5.27  .272  26  109   15 
POS AVG     13  .353  .463  .817  .542   5.85  .282  30  120   17 

8) The Red Sox placed P Matt Mantei on the 15 day DL and called up P Abe Alvarez.

Mantei has a sprained left ankle ligament and could be out for the rest of the season.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 29   13   2.62   50   0   55     68 11.13  9.33   5   4  29   7   2 
2004 30   -9  11.81   12   0   10.2   13 10.97 19.41   0   3   4   0   3 
2005 31   -6   6.49   34   0   26.1   22  7.52 17.77   1   0   0   0   1 
CAREER    11   4.07  315   0  322.2  396 11.05 13.17  14  18  93  17  15 
LG AVG     0   4.37           322.2  240  6.68 12.92  18  18 

ALVAREZ
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2004 21   -2   9.00    1   1    5      2  3.60 23.40   0   1   0   0   1 
CAREER    -2   9.00    1   1    5      2  3.60 23.40   0   1   0   0   1 
LG AVG     0   4.64             5      4  6.45 13.15   0   0 

9) Pirates SS Jack Wilson had to leave yesterday’s game, after he was accidentally had in the forehead with a bat by Michael Restovich.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   25  -27  .303  .353  .656  .334   3.50  .256   9   62    5  150 
2004   26    6  .335  .459  .794  .531   5.38  .308  11   59    8  157 
2005   27  -22  .257  .337  .594  .218   2.46  .221   4   16    0   76 
CAR       -106  .299  .366  .665  .348   3.66  .260  31  209   19  638 
LG AVG       0  .340  .432  .773  .500   5.17  .268  81  327   41 
POS AVG    -71  .316  .385  .701  .402   4.18  .263  44  249   55 

10) Yankees P Carl Pavano will miss today’s start, due to a sore shoulder.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 27   -7   4.30   33  32  201    133  5.96 11.64  12  13   0  12  13 
2004 28   27   3.00   31  31  222.1  139  5.63 11.01  18   8   0  17   9 
2005 29   -7   4.77   17  17  100     56  5.04 13.95   4   6   0   4   6 
CAREER   -11   4.27  184 166 1037.2  673  5.84 12.67  61  64   0  63  62 
LG AVG     0   4.33          1037.2  771  6.68 12.86  58  58 

11) The Devil Rays placed INF Eric Munson on the 15 day DL and called up OF Chris Singleton.

Munson has bruised ribs.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   25    1  .312  .441  .753  .510   4.86  .240  18   50    3   99 
2004   26   -5  .289  .445  .735  .448   4.43  .212  19   49    1  109 
2005   27    0  .500  .286  .786  .563   5.40  .286   0    0    0    4 
CAR        -16  .290  .412  .702  .429   4.15  .215  40  111    4  250 
LG AVG       0  .336  .431  .766  .500   5.07  .269  26  109   13 
POS AVG      4  .337  .440  .777  .513   5.21  .266  30  116   10 

SINGLETON
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2002   29   -7  .296  .410  .706  .448   4.29  .262   9   50   20  136 
2003   30   -9  .301  .340  .641  .389   3.67  .245   1   36    7  120 
2005   32   -1  .348  .356  .704  .450   4.20  .271   0   11    0   28 
CAR        -46  .312  .414  .726  .429   4.47  .273  45  276   81  704 
LG AVG       0  .340  .434  .774  .500   5.19  .271  74  312   40 
POS AVG     -8  .335  .427  .762  .486   5.10  .270  66  290   76 

12) According to the Tampa Tribune, the Devil Rays are scouting Diamondbacks prospects, possibly for a trade for P Danys Baez.

BAEZ
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 25    3   3.81   73   0   75.2   66  7.85 10.94   2   9  25   6   5 
2004 26    6   3.57   62   0   68     52  6.88 12.71   4   4  30   5   3 
2005 27    5   2.83   29   0   35     27  6.94 13.11   4   2  13   4   2 
CAREER    27   3.77  246  26  394.1  327  7.46 12.48  25  29  74  32  22 
LG AVG     0   4.50           394.1  275  6.28 12.88  22  22 

13) The Twins sent 2B Brent Abernathy to the minors, placed 3B Michael Cuddyer on the 15 day DL, retroactive to June 30, activated INF Nick Punto from the DL and called up P Scott Baker.

Cuddyer has a deep bone bruise in his left hand.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   24   -4  .325  .431  .756  .374   3.86  .245   4    8    1   35 
2004   25   -3  .339  .440  .779  .473   4.97  .263  12   45    5  115 
2005   26  -10  .336  .384  .719  .361   3.68  .259   5   22    3   69 
CAR        -19  .332  .418  .750  .427   4.36  .258  25   89   12  268 
LG AVG       0  .335  .429  .764  .500   5.03  .269  27  112   14 
POS AVG     -1  .335  .431  .766  .495   5.03  .270  26  108   13 

ABERNATHY
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2002   24  -26  .288  .311  .599  .294   3.04  .242   2   40   10  117 
2003   25   -7  .086  .059  .145  .000   0.00  .059   0    0    1   12 
2005   27    0  .348  .421  .769  .478   4.76  .263   1    2    0    8 
CAR        -37  .297  .329  .626  .335   3.45  .245   8   75   19  216 
LG AVG       0  .333  .427  .759  .500   4.96  .266  27  113   15 
POS AVG    -14  .325  .391  .716  .444   4.45  .265  17   91   22 

PUNTO
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   25   -6  .273  .272  .544  .238   2.59  .217   1    4    2   64 
2004   26   -3  .340  .319  .658  .401   4.24  .253   2   12    6   38 
2005   27    1  .351  .423  .774  .513   5.17  .293   1    8    5   38 
CAR         -9  .323  .344  .667  .401   4.06  .259   4   24   13  153 
LG AVG       0  .337  .429  .765  .500   5.06  .269  10   43    5 
POS AVG     -3  .332  .406  .739  .466   4.73  .269   7   35    7 

BAKER
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2005       0   0.00    1   0    1      0  0.00  9.00   0   0   0   0   0 
CAREER     0   0.00    1   0    1      0  0.00  9.00   0   0   0   0   0 
LG AVG     0   4.30             1      1  6.17 12.54   0   0 

14) According to the East Valley Tribune, the Yankees and Diamondbacks may be having Jose Cruz Jr. for Tom Gordon trade talks.

CRUZ
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   29    1  .366  .414  .779  .503   5.15  .250  20   68    5  158 
2004   30    2  .333  .433  .766  .511   5.05  .242  21   78   11  153 
2005   31   -1  .337  .472  .809  .474   5.04  .215  12   26    0   48 
CAR         19  .336  .456  .791  .510   5.37  .248 187  561  102 1106 
LG AVG       0  .340  .433  .774  .500   5.19  .270 132  557   72 
POS AVG     13  .342  .438  .780  .507   5.32  .273 133  547  110 

GORDON
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 35   11   3.16   66   0   74     91 11.07 11.19   7   6  12   8   5 
2004 36   22   2.21   80   0   89.2   96  9.64  8.03   9   4   4  10   3 
2005 37    6   2.90   39   0   40.1   42  9.37 10.26   2   3   0   3   2 
CAREER   117   3.96  710 203 1937   1775  8.25 12.44 124 114 114 133 105 
LG AVG     0   4.42          1937   1293  6.01 13.04 108 109 

15) The Tigers released minor league P Matt Roney.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 23  -13   5.45   45  11  100.2   47  4.20 13.77   1   9   0   4   6 
CAREER   -13   5.45   45  11  100.2   47  4.20 13.77   1   9   0   4   6 
LG AVG     0   4.53           100.2   68  6.11 12.86   6   6 

16) The Indians traded minor league P Steve Green to the Tigers.

17) Twins P Brad Radke’s next start was pushed back from Tuesday to Friday, to give him more time to rest his sore neck and shoulder. But, if a bullpen session doesn’t go well on Tuesday, he could go on the DL.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 30    3   4.49   33  33  212.1  120  5.09 11.66  14  10   0  12  12 
2004 31   31   3.48   34  34  219.2  143  5.86 10.69  11   8   0  12   7 
2005 32    4   4.07   17  17  110.2   70  5.69 11.47   5   8   0   7   6 
CAREER   145   4.22  336 335 2198.2 1337  5.47 11.53 132 126   0 144 114 
LG AVG     0   4.68          2198.2 1537  6.29 13.29 123 123 

1) YANKEES 8, TIGERS 4

           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Yankees    0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 4   8  13  1
Tigers     0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0   4   7  0

Yankees: 40-39, .506, 3rd place, 6 GB, 4-6 last 10
Tigers: 37-40, .481, 4th place, 16 GB, 3-7 last 10
Season series: Yankees, 4-1

Yankees DH Bernie Williams had 4 hits, including a HR.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   34    3  .367  .411  .778  .524   5.08  .263  15   64    5  119 
2004   35    4  .360  .435  .795  .522   5.20  .262  22   70    1  148 
2005   36   -1  .350  .387  .737  .486   4.57  .261   5   33    1   69 
CAR        360  .387  .484  .871  .633   6.77  .300 268 1165  145 1873 
LG AVG       0  .340  .428  .767  .500   5.10  .270 217  947  129 
POS AVG     -8  .338  .419  .757  .492   5.08  .272 182  843  277 

Williams moved into 5th place on the Yankees career HR list–

HITS      
1    Lou Gehrig                 2721   
2    Babe Ruth                  2518   
3    Mickey Mantle              2415   
4    Joe DiMaggio               2214   
5    Bernie Williams            2157   
6    Don Mattingly              2153   
7    Yogi Berra                 2148   
8    Bill Dickey                1969   
9    Earle Combs                1866   
10   Derek Jeter                1828   

He’s 8th vs. the league average–

HITS                            DIFF   PLAYER   LEAGUE   
1    Babe Ruth                   612     2518     1906   
2    Lou Gehrig                  575     2721     2146   
3    Joe DiMaggio                476     2214     1738   
4    Mickey Mantle               472     2415     1943   
5    Don Mattingly               430     2153     1723   
6    Derek Jeter                 338     1828     1490   
7    Earle Combs                 304     1866     1562   
8    Bernie Williams             288     2157     1869   
9    Bill Dickey                 269     1969     1700   
10   Yogi Berra                  233     2148     1915 

2) ORIOLES 4, INDIANS 0

          1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Indians    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0   6  1
Orioles    0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 X   4   4  2

Orioles: 44-36, .550, 2nd place, 2 1/2 GB, 2-8 last 10
Indians: 43-36, .544, 3rd place, 11 GB, 6-4 last 10
Season series: Indians, 2-1

* Orioles P Daniel Cabrera (7 IP, 4 H, 0 R/ER, 2 BB, 5 SO) combined with Tim Byrdak and B.J. Ryan for a shutout.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2004 23   -3   5.00   28  27  147.2   76  4.63 14.38  12   8   1  10  10 
2005 24   -6   5.07   16  16   92.1   81  7.90 13.26   6   7   0   6   7 
CAREER    -9   5.03   44  43  240    157  5.89 13.95  18  15   1  16  17 
LG AVG     0   4.51           240    169  6.34 12.91  14  13 

3) RANGERS 6, MARINERS 5

 
           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Rangers    1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1   6  12  0
Mariners   1 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0   5   6  0

Rangers: 42-37, .532, 2nd place, 6 1/2 GB, 5-5 last 10
Mariners: 33-46, .418, 4th place, 15 1/2 GB, 2-8 last 10
Season series: Rangers, 5-3

* Rangers DH David Dellucci (1 HR), SS Michael Young (1 HR, 1 BB) and RF Gary Matthews Jr. (1 2B, 1 HR, 1 BB) had 3 hits and 2B Alfonso Soriano was 0 for 5.

DELLUCCI
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   29   -9  .313  .352  .665  .369   4.12  .227   3   23   12   91 
2004   30   -3  .342  .441  .783  .471   5.34  .242  17   61    9  107 
2005   31   20  .419  .540  .960  .712   8.89  .270  15   31    4   67 
CAR          0  .349  .432  .782  .497   5.44  .262  59  255   34  715 
LG AVG       0  .339  .430  .769  .500   5.14  .269  58  241   32 
POS AVG     28  .349  .459  .808  .542   5.69  .273  72  270   35 

YOUNG
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   26    0  .339  .446  .785  .499   5.53  .306  14   72   13  160 
2004   27   13  .353  .483  .836  .555   6.42  .313  22   99   12  160 
2005   28   12  .371  .497  .868  .604   6.81  .325  12   43    3   76 
CAR        -20  .334  .441  .775  .475   5.21  .292  68  325   37  660 
LG AVG       0  .334  .429  .763  .500   5.02  .268  82  345   43 
POS AVG    -40  .324  .399  .723  .448   4.51  .267  56  286   62 

MATTHEWS
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   28  -11  .314  .361  .675  .413   3.89  .248   6   42   12  144 
2004   29    4  .350  .461  .811  .541   6.23  .275  11   36    5   87 
2005   30   -9  .282  .383  .665  .299   3.40  .253   4   15    2   48 
CAR        -35  .325  .386  .710  .436   4.43  .248  46  196   47  645 
LG AVG       0  .338  .433  .771  .500   5.15  .268  62  256   32 
POS AVG     -3  .335  .432  .767  .493   5.12  .269  61  246   50 

SORIANO
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   27   32  .338  .525  .863  .638   6.56  .290  38   91   35  156 
2004   28    0  .324  .484  .807  .498   5.67  .280  28   91   18  145 
2005   29    6  .307  .545  .852  .556   6.12  .277  20   51    8   75 
CAR         58  .321  .503  .824  .558   5.83  .282 146  412  147  721 
LG AVG       0  .334  .429  .763  .500   5.03  .268  91  384   49 
POS AVG    -42  .326  .399  .725  .449   4.54  .265  62  316   71 

* Mariners 3B Adrian Beltre hit 2 HR (3 H) and RF Ichiro Suzuki reached base safely 4 times (2 H, 2 BB).

BELTRE
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   24  -14  .290  .424  .714  .415   3.99  .240  23   80    2  158 
2004   25   64  .388  .629 1.017  .749   9.15  .334  48  121    7  156 
2005   26   -2  .305  .403  .708  .481   4.32  .264   8   39    2   73 
CAR         42  .330  .458  .788  .533   5.30  .273 155  549   64 1039 
LG AVG       0  .343  .435  .777  .500   5.26  .270 123  503   67 
POS AVG    -13  .338  .438  .776  .486   5.15  .269 130  538   41 

SUZUKI
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   29   22  .352  .436  .788  .601   6.11  .312  13   62   34  159 
2004   30   56  .414  .455  .869  .722   7.97  .372   8   60   36  161 
2005   31   11  .345  .432  .776  .611   5.76  .301   6   27   18   79 
CAR        165  .380  .442  .822  .661   6.77  .335  43  269  175  713 
LG AVG       0  .334  .429  .763  .500   5.02  .268  88  370   47 
POS AVG     17  .340  .443  .783  .519   5.28  .271  98  387   53 

* Mariners P Joel Pineiro took a pounding–5 IP, 7 H, 5 R/ER, 4 BB, 3 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 24   15   3.78   32  32  211.2  151  6.42 11.65  16  11   0  15  12 
2004 25   -7   4.67   21  21  140.2  111  7.10 12.22   6  11   0   8   9 
2005 26  -18   5.79   14  14   87     48  4.97 14.07   2   4   0   2   4 
CAREER    25   3.92  129 107  728.1  512  6.33 11.90  45  35   0  44  36 
LG AVG     0   4.51           728.1  507  6.26 12.90  41  41 

4) RED SOX 6, BLUE JAYS 4

          1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Blue Jays  0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0   4  12  0
Red Sox    0 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 X   6  13  1

Red Sox: 46-33, .582, 1st place, 2 1/2 GA, 7-3 last 10
Blue Jays: 41-40, .506, 4th place, 6 GB, 4-6 last 10
Season series: Blue Jays, 7-3

* Blue Jays 2B Orlando Hudson had 3 hits, including a 3B.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   25  -13  .328  .395  .723  .412   4.34  .268   9   57    5  142 
2004   26   -5  .341  .438  .779  .468   5.13  .270  12   58    7  135 
2005   27   -9  .310  .386  .697  .389   4.09  .253   6   37    4   80 
CAR        -29  .328  .414  .742  .435   4.59  .267  31  175   16  411 
LG AVG       0  .335  .429  .764  .500   5.03  .268  46  194   23 
POS AVG    -22  .326  .400  .726  .449   4.53  .265  32  159   34 

* Red Sox DH David Ortiz reached base safely 4 times–2 H, 2 BB.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   27   33  .369  .592  .961  .680   7.94  .288  31  101    0  128 
2004   28   46  .380  .603  .983  .687   8.41  .301  41  139    0  150 
2005   29   25  .388  .579  .967  .701   8.30  .308  19   67    0   77 
CAR        118  .362  .524  .886  .610   6.82  .281 149  545    4  810 
LG AVG       0  .338  .432  .769  .500   5.12  .270  88  374   47 
POS AVG     65  .353  .472  .826  .566   5.95  .273 125  454   19 

5) ANGELS 5, ROYALS 3

           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Angels     1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0   5  14  0
Royals     0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0   3   5  2

Angels: 49-31, .613, 1st place, 6 1/2 GA, 8-2 last 10
Royals: 26-53, .329, 5th place, 28 GB, 1-9 last 10
Season series: Angels, 6-2

* Angels CF Chone Figgins had 3 hits and 1 SB.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   25    0  .345  .367  .711  .498   4.62  .296   0   27   13   71 
2004   26    5  .350  .419  .770  .527   5.44  .296   5   60   34  148 
2005   27   -1  .327  .404  .731  .489   4.76  .276   5   34   25   77 
CAR          2  .341  .402  .743  .505   5.00  .289  10  122   74  311 
LG AVG       0  .336  .430  .765  .500   5.06  .269  36  154   18 
POS AVG      0  .335  .424  .759  .498   5.03  .268  34  148   26 

* Angels P Bartolo Colon’s line–7 1/3 IP, 4 H, 3 R/ER, 0 BB, 5 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 30   16   3.87   34  34  242    173  6.43 10.97  15  13   0  16  12 
2004 31  -10   5.01   34  34  208.1  158  6.83 12.48  18  12   0  14  16 
2005 32   16   3.06   17  17  117.2   87  6.65 10.10  11   4   0  10   5 
CAREER   124   3.94  264 262 1714.2 1365  7.16 12.04 129  78   0 118  89 
LG AVG     0   4.59          1714.2 1207  6.34 13.13  96  96 

6) TWINS 4, DEVIL RAYS 1

           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Devil Rays 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   1   4  1
Twins      0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 X   4   8  0

Twins: 44-34, .564, 2nd place, 9 1/2 GB, 6-4 last 10
Devil Rays: 27-54, .333, 5th place, 20 GB, 3-7 last 10
Season series: Twins, 5-0

* Twins P Kyle Lohse’s line–8 IP, 4 H, 1 R/ER, 1 BB, 6 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 24    0   4.61   33  33  201    130  5.82 11.69  14  11   0  13  12 
2004 25  -13   5.34   35  34  194    111  5.15 14.98   9  13   0  10  12 
2005 26    1   4.26   15  14   86.2   44  4.57 12.67   7   6   0   7   6 
CAREER   -21   4.79  134 128  752.2  473  5.66 13.21  47  45   0  45  47 
LG AVG     0   4.51           752.2  525  6.28 12.90  42  42 

7) WHITE SOX 5, A’S 3

           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
White Sox  0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1   5  10  1
A's        0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0   3   5  0

White Sox: 54-25, .684, 1st place, 9 1/2 GA, 7-3 last 10
A’s: 39-41, .488, 3rd place, 10 GB, 8-2 last 10
Season series: A’s, 3-2

White Sox P Jon Garland’s line–7 IP, 5 H, 3 R/ER, 1 BB, 1 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 23   -1   4.51   32  32  191.2  108  5.07 12.49  12  13   0  12  13 
2004 24    1   4.89   34  33  217    113  4.69 12.57  12  11   0  12  11 
2005 25   17   3.29   16  16  115     54  4.23  9.78  13   3   0  10   6 
CAREER    19   4.50  165 143  903    490  4.88 12.75  59  54   1  59  54 
LG AVG     0   4.54           903    631  6.29 12.96  51  51 

1) NATIONALS 4, CUBS 2

           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Nationals  1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0   4   5  0
Cubs       0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0   2   8  0

Nationals: 49-31, .613, 1st place 5 1/2 GA, 8-2 last 10
Cubs: 40-39, .506, 2nd place, 9 1/2 GB, 4-6 last 10
Season series: Nationals, 4-1

* Cubs 1B Derrek Lee had 3 hits, including a 2B and a HR.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   27   35  .379  .508  .888  .669   7.07  .271  31   92   21  155 
2004   28   13  .356  .504  .860  .557   6.30  .278  32   98   12  161 
2005   38   64  .460  .738 1.198  .854  14.34  .386  25   67   10   79 
CAR        140  .362  .495  .856  .599   6.41  .275 187  586   73 1106 
LG AVG       0  .342  .434  .776  .500   5.24  .269 123  502   67 
POS AVG     90  .361  .472  .833  .564   6.07  .275 166  622   30 

2) MARLINS 7, METS 3

           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Marlins    1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 2   7  11  1
Mets       0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0   3   9  2

Marlins: 41-37, .526, 3rd place, 7 GB, 7-3 last 10
Mets: 40-40, .500, 5th place, 9 GB, 6-4 last 10
Season series: Mets, 7-4

* Marlins RF Juan Encarnacion had 4 hits.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   27   -5  .313  .446  .759  .474   4.55  .270  19   94   19  156 
2004   28  -17  .299  .405  .704  .386   3.90  .236  16   62    5  135 
2005   29   11  .368  .478  .845  .617   6.38  .287  11   46    2   74 
CAR        -54  .316  .442  .758  .451   4.62  .266 123  511  115  961 
LG AVG       0  .342  .434  .776  .500   5.22  .270 119  497   64 
POS AVG     31  .347  .450  .797  .523   5.53  .272 136  525   86 

3) PHILLIES 6, BRAVES 3

           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Braves     0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3   3   4  0
Phillies   0 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 X   6  11  0

Braves: 44-37, .543, 2nd place, 5 1/2 GB, 6-4 last 10
Phillies: 41-40, .506, 4th place, 8 1/2 GB, 3-7 last 10
Season series: Braves, 6-5

* Braves P Horacio Ramirez took a pounding–4 2/3 IP, 8 H, 6 R/ER, 3 BB, 1 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 23    3   4.00   29  29  182.1  100  4.94 12.78  12   4   0   8   8 
2004 24   13   2.39   10   9   60.1   31  4.62 12.08   2   4   0   4   2 
2005 25   -7   5.09   16  16   93.2   29  2.79 13.36   7   5   0   5   7 
CAREER     9   4.01   55  54  336.1  160  4.28 12.82  21  13   0  17  17 
LG AVG     0   4.32           336.1  247  6.62 12.86  19  19 

* Phillies P Brett Myers’s line–8 1/3 IP, 4 H, 3 R/ER, 1 BB, 9 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 22   -8   4.43   32  32  193    143  6.67 13.52  14   9   0  11  12 
2004 23  -23   5.52   32  31  176    116  5.93 13.50  11  11   0   9  13 
2005 24   15   3.18   17  17  110.1  110  8.97 10.52   6   4   0   6   4 
CAREER   -20   4.51   93  92  551.1  403  6.58 12.91  35  29   0  30  34 
LG AVG     0   4.29           551.1  408  6.66 12.83  31  31 

4) DIAMONDBACKS 7, DODGERS 5

            1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
            - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Diamondbacks 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 0   7  12  2
Dodgers      1 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0   5   7  2

Diamondbacks: 40-42, .488, 2nd place, 4 1/2 GB, 4-6 last 10
Dodgers: 38-42, .475, 3rd place, 5 1/2 GB, 5-5 last 10
Season series: Diamondbacks, 6-5

* Diamondbacks C Kelly Stinnett had 3 hits.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   33   -8  .302  .355  .657  .349   3.65  .237   3   19    0   67 
2004   34    3  .379  .458  .836  .640   6.75  .305   3    7    0   20 
2005   35    1  .400  .516  .916  .624   7.04  .323   2    4    0   13 
CAR        -52  .322  .390  .713  .403   4.29  .240  59  208   10  621 
LG AVG       0  .344  .434  .777  .500   5.27  .271  58  245   36 
POS AVG    -40  .328  .405  .733  .423   4.51  .258  53  235   10 

* Dodgers RF J.D. Drew hit 2 HR and had 3 hits.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   27   16  .374  .512  .886  .649   6.94  .289  15   42    2  100 
2004   28   66  .436  .569 1.006  .766  10.03  .305  31   93   12  145 
2005   29   24  .412  .524  .936  .727   8.46  .288  15   36    1   71 
CAR        188  .393  .514  .907  .671   7.75  .287 142  409   72  813 
LG AVG       0  .344  .436  .780  .500   5.30  .270  86  349   47 
POS AVG     49  .355  .469  .824  .551   5.96  .275 108  395   58 

* Dodgers P Derek Lowe took a pounding–3 IP, 9 H, 5 R/ER, 2 BB, 4 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 30    6   4.47   33  33  203.1  110  4.87 13.23  17   7   0  13  11 
2004 31  -10   5.42   33  33  182.2  105  5.17 14.93  14  12   0  12  14 
2005 32    3   3.96   18  18  113.2   78  6.18 12.43   5   9   0   7   7 
CAREER   104   3.84  421 145 1252.2  832  5.98 12.21  77  75  85  85  60 
LG AVG     0   4.59          1203.2  845  6.32 13.12  67  68 

5) ASTROS 4, REDS 3 (1ST)

          1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Astros     0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0   4   8  0
Reds       1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0   3   7  0

Astros: 37-42, 4th place, 12 1/2 GB, 6-3 last 10
Reds: 31-49, .389, 6th place, 19 GB, 3-6 last 10
Season series: Astros, 8-4

* Reds SS Felipe Lopez was 0 for 5.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   23  -11  .313  .299  .612  .305   3.27  .213   2   13    8   59 
2004   24   -2  .314  .405  .719  .475   4.61  .242   7   31    1   79 
2005   25   18  .364  .565  .929  .690   7.43  .321  14   48    5   67 
CAR        -12  .317  .420  .737  .465   4.63  .254  36  149   23  339 
LG AVG       0  .338  .431  .768  .500   5.10  .268  38  159   20 
POS AVG    -24  .319  .402  .721  .432   4.43  .265  27  134   24 

6) REDS 11, ASTROS 6 (2ND)

           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Astros     4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0   6  10  1
Reds       1 0 2 0 4 0 0 4 X  11  14  1

* Reds SS Felipe Lopez had 4 hits, including a 3B and a HR.

* Astros P Ezequiel Astacio took a pounding–6 IP, 11 H, 7 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 6 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2005     -14   9.47    7   5   25.2   25  8.77 16.83   0   4   0   1   3 
CAREER   -14   9.47    7   5   25.2   25  8.77 16.83   0   4   0   1   3 
LG AVG     0   4.39            25.2   19  6.49 12.96   1   1 

* Reds P Ramon Ortiz took a pounding–6 2/3 IP, 8 H, 6 R, 5 ER, 1 BB, 4 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 30  -20   5.20   32  32  180     94  4.70 14.20  16  13   0  12  17 
2004 31    2   4.43   34  14  128     82  5.77 12.73   5   7   0   6   6 
2005 32  -20   6.59   14  14   72.1   42  5.23 15.80   4   6   0   3   7 
CAREER   -25   4.75  171 151  966    632  5.89 12.99  63  55   0  56  62 
LG AVG     0   4.57           966    678  6.31 13.06  54  54 

7) BREWERS 5, PIRATES 3

           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Pirates    1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0   3   6  0
Brewers    0 0 0 2 1 0 0 2 X   5   7  1

Brewers: 38-42, .475, 3rd place, 12 GB, 7-3 last 10
Pirates: 34-45, .430, 5th place, 15 1/2 GB, 2-8 last 10
Season series: Brewers, 7-3

* Pirates LF Jason Bay reached base safely 4 times (1 H, 3 BB) and CF Rob Mackowiak was 0 for 5.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   24   10  .421  .529  .949  .757   9.43  .287   4   14    3   30 
2004   25   18  .358  .550  .907  .621   6.58  .282  26   82    4  120 
2005   26   27  .394  .562  .956  .724   8.38  .311  15   41    5   79 
CAR         55  .379  .552  .931  .679   7.53  .294  45  137   12  229 
LG AVG       0  .341  .434  .775  .500   5.22  .270  25  102   12 
POS AVG     17  .355  .469  .824  .564   5.98  .274  33  117   11 

MACKOWIAK
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   27    4  .342  .443  .784  .567   5.91  .270   6   19    6   77 
2004   28   -2  .319  .420  .739  .489   4.91  .246  17   75   13  155 
2005   29    7  .366  .460  .826  .586   5.98  .294   8   39    5   71 
CAR          2  .332  .429  .761  .504   5.19  .259  51  202   37  522 
LG AVG       0  .340  .432  .773  .500   5.17  .268  49  197   25 
POS AVG     25  .351  .460  .811  .547   5.74  .270  61  224   26 

* Pirates P Zach Duke’s line–7 IP, 5 H, 3 R/ER, 1 BB, 9 SO.

Duke was making his major league debut.

8) ROCKIES 3, CARDINALS 1

           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Rockies    0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0   3   8  1
Cardinals  0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0   1   8  1

Cardinals: 50-30, .625, 1st place, 9 1/2 GA, 5-5 last 10
Rockies: 28-51, .354, 5th place, 15 GB, 6-4 last 10
Season series: Rockies, 4-3

* Rockies 1B Todd Helton had 3 hits, including a 2B.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   29   80  .458  .630 1.088  .768  11.09  .358  33  117    0  160 
2004   30   78  .469  .620 1.088  .763  11.95  .347  32   96    3  154 
2005   31   -1  .401  .422  .823  .487   6.04  .273   6   31    1   77 
CAR        394  .430  .604 1.034  .683  10.02  .334 257  868   31 1212 
LG AVG       0  .343  .435  .778  .500   5.27  .270 130  534   73 
POS AVG     94  .362  .472  .834  .562   6.09  .276 174  659   34 

* Rockies P Jamey Wright’s line–6 1/3 IP, 5 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 3 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 28    3   4.26    4   4   25.1   19  6.75 12.43   1   2   0   2   1 
2004 29    9   4.12   14  14   78.2   41  4.69 15.22   2   3   0   3   2 
2005 30    1   5.14   16  16   96.1   53  4.95 15.88   5   8   0   7   6 
CAREER   -18   5.08  208 205 1230.2  654  4.78 15.20  58  80   0  67  71 
LG AVG     0   4.34          1230.2  927  6.78 12.88  69  69 

* Cardinals P Jason Marquis’s line–7 IP, 6 H, 3 R/ER, 2 BB, 5 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 24   -6   5.53   21   2   40.2   19  4.20 13.94   0   0   1   0   0 
2004 25   10   3.71   32  32  201.1  138  6.17 13.19  15   7   0  12  10 
2005 26    2   4.11   17  17  103     51  4.46 12.50   8   6   0   7   7 
CAREER     7   4.15  145  89  612    407  5.99 13.12  37  28   1  33  32 
LG AVG     0   4.31           612    459  6.75 12.81  34  34 

9) PADRES 5, GIANTS 3

           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   R   H  E
           - - - - - - - - -   -  --  -
Giants     1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0   3   6  0
Padres     0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 X   5  12  0

Padres: 44-37, .543, 1st place, 4 1/2 GA, 4-6 last 10
Giants: 34-45, .430, 4th place, 9 GB, 5-5 last 10
Season series: Padres, 7-3

* Giants 1B J.T. Snow had 3 hits, including 2 2B.

YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   35    8  .387  .418  .806  .572   6.00  .273   8   51    1  103 
2004   36   35  .429  .529  .958  .728   9.30  .327  12   60    4  107 
2005   37   -3  .352  .368  .720  .446   4.74  .270   2   16    1   53 
CAR         57  .358  .431  .789  .527   5.44  .268 187  849   20 1613 
LG AVG       0  .344  .432  .776  .500   5.26  .271 174  741  106 
POS AVG    158  .367  .477  .844  .575   6.28  .280 245  929   48 

* Padres 2B Eric Young and LF Damian Jackson each had 3 hits, including a 2B.

YOUNG
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   36  -10  .336  .392  .727  .436   4.57  .251  15   34   28  135 
2004   37   -6  .377  .381  .758  .450   5.10  .288   1   27   14  104 
2005   38    2  .571  .857 1.429  .935  20.25  .571   0    3    1    4 
CAR        -56  .361  .392  .753  .467   5.21  .285  74  519  451 1618 
LG AVG       0  .341  .429  .770  .500   5.17  .270 185  790  123 
POS AVG    -61  .338  .400  .739  .463   4.83  .271 126  641  160 

JACKSON
YEAR  AGE RCAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G
2003   29  -12  .294  .323  .617  .242   2.82  .261   1   13   16  109 
2004   30   -3  .206  .267  .473  .145   2.00  .100   1    3    0   21 
2005   31    0  .338  .391  .729  .495   4.72  .271   4   14    7   52 
CAR        -44  .324  .360  .684  .420   4.24  .246  27  179  124  694 
LG AVG       0  .343  .438  .782  .500   5.33  .271  68  279   38 
POS AVG    -51  .329  .389  .718  .415   4.46  .264  39  212   45 

* Giants P Jeff Fassero took a pounding–4 IP, 9 H, 5 R/ER, 1 BB, 2 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 40  -13   5.68   62   6   77.2   55  6.37 14.95   1   7   3   3   5 
2004 41   -4   5.46   41  12  112     60  4.82 14.79   3   8   0   5   6 
2005 42    0   4.53   28   6   57.2   32  4.99 12.02   1   6   0   3   4 
CAREER    74   4.10  690 241 1985.1 1608  7.29 12.54 117 122  25 128 111 
LG AVG     0   4.36          1985.1 1420  6.44 12.92 111 111 

* Padres P Woody Williams’s line–6 IP, 4 H, 2 R/ER, 2 BB, 3 SO.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9 BR/9   W   L   SV  NW  NL
2003 36    6   3.87   34  33  220.2  153  6.24 11.66  18   9   0  14  13 
2004 37    0   4.18   31  31  189.2  131  6.22 12.34  11   8   0   9  10 
2005 38   -1   4.14   12  12   74     44  5.35 11.43   4   5   0   4   5 
CAREER    50   4.06  350 259 1797.1 1245  6.23 11.97 107  89   0 103  93 
LG AVG     0   4.49          1797.1 1317  6.59 13.09 101 101 

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