Home runs hit by AL pitchers--the Tigers' Jason Johnson and the Indians' C.C. Sabathia--in interleague play this season; it's the first time since interleague play began in 1997 that more than one AL hurler has homered.
Runs scored by the Reds in a three-game sweep of the Devil Rays, the most in a three-game home series since they scored 36 in a sweep of the New York Giants in May 1898.
Tampa-area teenagers that Buccaneers linebacker Derrick Brooks took to South Africa for a 10-day trip, part of his Brooks Bunch program that rewards students for good grades.
.422, 7, 19
Mets outfielder Carlos Beltran's batting average and home run and RBI totals in the 11 games started by Pedro Martinez that he's played in this season.
.248, 0, 10
Beltran's average, homers and RBIs in 45 games started by pitchers other than Martinez.