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Quote: "It wasn't exactly a conducive day to come out. What an ugly day." -- Marlins manager John Boles, after about 100 fans showed up for the start of the doubleheader, with southeastern Florida under a warning due to Tropical Storm HarveyIt's a fact: Of Mark McGwire's 516 career homers, 399 have come during the 1990s.

Who's hot: The Braves are 24-7 against other top teams in the NL: the Nets, Astros, Reds and Diamondbacks.

Who's not: The Expos' Jeremy Powell is 1-6 on the road this year.

On deck: The Astros' Jose Lima again tries for his 21st victory tonight.

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