Quote: "I don't think anyone is standing here promising that Doug can be a savior for us. But he gives us a chance to be competitive. He's a guy with a big heart and a guy we think can help us." -- Indians GM John Hart on the acquisition of reliever Doug Jones, who pitched for Cleveland from 1986 to 1991.
It's a fact: Before rallying yesterday, the Angels had been 0-40 when trailing after eight innings.
Who's hot: Damion Easley extended his hitting streak to 19 games, the second time he's had a stretch that long. He's the first Tigers player to have two streaks that long in the same season since 1953, when the team began keeping such records.