Eric Milton of the Phillies goes for his 12th victory today, facing the Cubs.
He said it
"Once you're in the moment, competing against the team [the Red Sox] you don't really like ... you can't really control your emotions." Alex Rodriguez, Yankees third baseman, who was ejected in a brawl
Mark Kotsay of the A's is batting .370 in July (30-for-81). He hit .256 in April, .308 in May and .340 in June.
The Mets have just 15 hits in 87 bases-loaded opportunities this season.
Line of the day
Adrian Beltre, Dodgers 3B AB R H RBI HR
4 2 3 5 1