August 02, 1998

Braves: The crowd of 50,137 was the 10th-largest in franchise history. Chipper Jones hit .396 with eight homers and 19 RBIs in July.

Cardinals: New third baseman Fernando Tatis went 0-for-4.

Cubs: A crowd of 40,198 was the fifth straight over 40,000 at Wrigley Field.

Expos: The team drew more than 20,000 for the third time this season as a crowd of 28,937 turned out for a disco night promotion.

Giants: Since being traded from the Orioles on July 23, Joe Carter is 3-for-23 (.130) with one RBI.

Mets: Tony Phillips batted leadoff and played left field in his first game with New York. He went 0-for-4 with a walk and struck out twice. Mike Piazza is 0-for-8 against his former Dodgers teammates.

Rockies: Darryl Hamilton, acquired in a trade from the Giants Friday, was in the starting lineup as the leadoff hitter and center fielder. He went 0-for-5.

Pub Date: 8/02/98

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