Quote: "I thought about lying, sure. And I was worried I wouldn't remember how the lie goes. It's extremely frustrating. Obviously this affects other people in the clubhouse. A puppy's dog bite affects people's careers, some good, some bad."
-- Yankees' David Cone after being scratched from tonight's start because of a dog bite to his finger and being replaced by Orlando Hernandez.
It's a fact: The Twins have outscored opponents 120-61 in the first three innings this season.
Who's hot: Tampa Bay center fielder Quinton McCracken got his ninth assist when he threw out Will Clark trying to score from second on a single in the third.
On deck: The Rangers' Aaron Sele (8-3) attempts to become the first in the majors to reach nine wins when he goes against the Athletics' Blake Stein in Oakland tonight.
Pub Date: 6/03/98