August 22, 1998

Braves: Atlanta had its 18th sellout of the season, drawing a crowd of 48,268 to Turner Field.

Diamondbacks: Since coming off the disabled list with a left groin strain on Aug. 9, Travis Lee is 7-for-51 (.137).

Giants: First baseman J. T. Snow didn't start because tendinitis in his right shoulder, but he played first base in the ninth inning.

Padres: First baseman Wally Joyner left the game in the sixth because of tightness is his right quadriceps. He was day-to-day.

Phillies: Starter Matt Beech will undergo exploratory surgery on his left (throwing) elbow on Sept. 11. Beech, on the disabled list since Aug. 10, was 3-9 with a 5.15 ERA.

Rockies: Larry Walker missed his third straight start with a sprained right middle finger.

Pub Date: 8/22/98

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