July 04, 2004

On deck

Mark Mulder of the A's goes for his 11th victory today, facing the Giants.

He said it

"Yes, I do know it's a rivalry and, yes, I realize it's a first-place game, but every major-league game is big," Charlie Reliford, crew chief, after calling the White Sox-Cubs game

Who's hot

Jason Marquis of the Cardinals is 9-for-14 during a six-game hitting streak, longest by a pitcher since 2002.

Who's not

Alex Rodriguez of the Yankees has one hit in his past 17 at-bats, and his average has dropped from .307 on June 13 to .276.

Line of the day

Kaz Matsui, Mets SS


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