Quote: "The bottom line is that we're getting behind and we're having to play catch-up. We're just in one of those little streaks right now when a lot of good things aren't happening." -- Rangers manager Johnny Oates on his team's having lost five of six games and having hit .219.
It's a fact: The Mariners went 2-for-19 with runners in scoring position Thursday night against the Blue Jays.
Who's hot: The Indians' Omar Vizquel, who went 2-for-5 last night, is hitting .325.
Who's not: The Rangers' Aaron Sele (5-2) has allowed 14 earned runs in his past three starts.
On deck: The Athletics' Kenny Rogers, 6-7 with the Yankees last season and 5-1 this year, looks to equal his '97 win total against the White Sox.
Pub Date: 5/09/98