Quote: "As a fan, I can watch and second-guess like the best of them. I get a kick out of it. It keeps the players interested, and they had a little fun. In a 162-game season, it's nice to be able to enjoy the last day."
It's a fact: With Saturday night's 3-2 victory at Tampa Bay, Torre became the first Yankees manager to win 400 games in his first four seasons.
Who's hot: Kansas City's Carlos Beltran has 304 total bases, breaking the team rookie record of 301, by Kevin Seitzer in 1987.
Who's not: Texas' Rick Helling has allowed 41 home runs, most in the majors. He broke the Rangers' record of 40 set by Ferguson Jenkins in 1979.
On deck: New York opens the postseason tomorrow night at Yankee Stadium against Texas. Cleveland opens at home against Boston on Wednesday night.
Pub Date: 10/04/99