Pedro Martinez of the Red Sox is 7-0 with an 0.47 ERA in his past eight starts.
Scott Rolen of the Cardinals is in a 2-for-32 slump.
Line of the day
Sammy Sosa, Cubs RF
AB R H RBI HR
4 3 3 9 3
Jared Washburn of the Angels faces Roy Halladay of the Blue Jays today in a matchup of 14-game winners.
He said it
"I didn't realize I had that many. Getting 2,000 would be nice. I guess it shows I've been around a while."
Ellis Burks, Indians DH, after learning he had 1,998 hits