Baseball

October 05, 2001

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Who's hot

Bartolo Colon is the first Indians pitcher with 200 strikeouts in consecutive seasons since Gaylord Perry (1972-74).

Who's not

The Tigers finished the season 4-15 against the Twins.

Line of the day

Matt LeCroy, Twins DH

AB R H RBI HR

4 1 3 3 1

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Who's hot

Craig Counsell of the Diamondbacks has a career-high 13-game hitting streak.

Who's not

The Brewers have 93 losses, their most in a season since 1993.

Line of the day

Mark McGwire, Car dinals first baseman

AB R H RBI HR

4 1 2 5 1

Baseball

He said it

"The way this race has gone, our guys knew that any stumble at all and we could be in deep trouble."

Bob Brenly, Diamondbacks manager, on his team's race for the NL West title.

On deck

Woody Williams of the Cardinals faces Astros' Wade Miller in a key NL Central battle.

Bonds: 70 and counting

Last night, at Houston, 1-for-2, 1 home run HR pace: 71

Total through 159 games:

70

Tonight: vs. Dodgers starter Chan Ho Park.

Orioles

He said

"I've grown less fond of it as the years's gone on."

Ryan Kohlmeier, who gave up his No. 30 yesterday to Tim Raines Sr.

The number

.083

Cal Ripken's career battling average against Hideo Nomo going into last night.

Schedule

Fri. 5

Bos (2

1:05, 7:05

CSN

Sat. 6

Bos

7:05

CSN

Sun. 7

Season over

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