Hot corner

August 11, 1999

Quote: "In a game that's 0-0, you want to minimize your mistakes. I got the ball up to [Ben] Grieve, and they put up a crooked number." -- Yankees' Roger Clemens

It's a fact: Of the Mariners' league-leading 181 home runs, 100 have been bases-empty shots.

Who's hot: The Yankees' Bernie Williams has 10 hits in 19 at-bats on the trip (with nine walks) to raise his average to .347.

Who's not: The Twins' Doug Mientkiewicz is hitless in his last 18 at-bats.

On deck: The Mariners' Ken Griffey needs one hit to reach 1,700.

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