Quote: "I don't mind too much about the streak. I think it's secondary. I just go out there every day because I love to play. I love to help my team win. Right now I'm hurting the team instead of helping it." -- Vinny Castilla of the Rockies, whose reign as iron man ended at 307 games
It's a fact: Rich Aurilia is the first Giants shortstop with at least 12 homers since Chris Speier hit 15 in 1972.