August 11, 2002

Who's hot

Pedro Martinez of the Red Sox is 7-0 with an 0.47 ERA in his past eight starts.

Who's not

Scott Rolen of the Cardinals is in a 2-for-32 slump.

Line of the day

Sammy Sosa, Cubs RF


4 3 3 9 3

On deck

Jared Washburn of the Angels faces Roy Halladay of the Blue Jays today in a matchup of 14-game winners.

He said it

"I didn't realize I had that many. Getting 2,000 would be nice. I guess it shows I've been around a while."

Ellis Burks, Indians DH, after learning he had 1,998 hits

Baltimore Sun Articles
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.