Quote: "They have a lot of heart to come through with all the injuries. I like their chances."
-- Dodgers manager Davey Johnson on Houston's postseason hopes
It's a fact: The Astros are the only team in the major leagues undefeated when leading after eight innings, going 81-0.
Who's hot: The Cardinals' Mark McGwire homered six times in the last seven games.
Who's not: The Marlins struck out 38 times in their three-game series with the Braves.
Pub Date: 10/04/99