Hits and misses

September 26, 1997|By Roch Kubatko

On the field: Toronto's Joe Carter changed his uniform number from 29 to 43, honoring fired manager Cito Gaston. In his first at-bat, he doubled down the right-field line, scoring Shawn Green for a 1-0 lead.

In the dugout: Manager Davey Johnson started all of his regulars except shortstop Mike Bordick, who was replaced by Jeff Reboulet.

In the clubhouse: "I thought it was bothering him all year. He didn't come clean until lately." -- Johnson on reliever Shawn Boskie.

Pub Date: 9/26/97

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