?AT & T donates $100 to charity for each Giants stolen base. Only the Dodgers have fewer steals than the Giants.
? Atlanta's Gerald Perry went 132 at bats without an RBI, from April 23 through Sunday.
?White Sox pitching is so bad that opponents are hitting .276, slugging .445 and reaching base at a .350 percentage against them.
?Pitchers Danny Jackson and Tom Browning of the Reds, Frank Viola of the Twins and David Cone of the Mets were 85-23 last year; through Sunday they were 16-24 for '89.
? Seattle's starting pitching has been so unsettled that in eight games, from May 24 through May 31, the Mariners used eight different starting pitchers.