? Neal Heaton's wins over the Giants on May 18 and the Padres on May 23 are the only complete games for an Expo pitcher this season.
?After 41 games, the Mets had scored four runs fewer than they had through the same number of games in 1986. Their record a year ago was 30-11, compared with 19-22 this season. That tells you all you need to know about their pitching.
? Julio Franco and Pat Tabler have either scored or driven in 55% of Cleveland's runs.
?Former manager Dick Howser's number 10 will be retired by the Royals on July 3. His will be the first number retired in the club's 19-year history.
? Alan Wiggins's only game-winning RBIs since September 1983 have come on a groundout to shortstop and a sacrifice fly.
?The Eddie Yost Award goes to Pirates outfielder John Cangelosi, who through last weekend had 37 official at bats and 21 walks.
?Injuries have so depleted the Angels pitching staff that the team had to recall DeWayne Buice and Jack Lazorko, who between them have 20 years of minor league experience with 25 teams in 9 organizations.
?Through last weekend, Cards pitcher Bob Forsch had almost as many RBIs (six) as Boston's Jim Rice (seven).
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