? Kansas City prospect Tom Gordon, now in Triple A, has 243 strikeouts, the best in the pros, and is 13-5 while pitching for Appleton, Memphis and Omaha.
?Dodger pitcher Tim Leary picked up game-winning RBIs in two consecutive games, on Aug. 12 and Aug. 13. In the second game, which was against the Giants, Leary got a pinch-hit single in the 11th inning after .167-hitting shortstop Alfredo Griffin was intentionally walked. At the time, Leary was hitting .306.
?The only catcher who has been able to throw out Montreal's Otis Nixon (33 steals this season) is San Diego's Benito Santiago.