Athletics: Oakland is 63-47 against the Blue Jays in Toronto, including 22-15 at SkyDome. . . . The Athletics have 10 victories this month, the most in April since they went 14-8 in 1992.
Blue Jays: Toronto has not attempted a stolen base in the past eight games.
Brewers: Jim Edmonds' homer was the first off Ben McDonald since July 19, 1995, a span of 37 innings.
Mariners: Reliever Bobby Ayala was placed on the 15-day disabled list with lacerations on the right hand and wrist suffered in an off-field incident. . . . Edgar Martinez extended his hitting streak to 13 games.
Red Sox: Jose Canseco was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hip flexor. . . . The seven runs scored by Texas in the second were the most allowed by Boston in one inning this season. . . . The Red Sox had lost five straight at Fenway since winning their home opener.