"I'm not surprised when we do these kind of things, but obviously it's hard to keep that kind of pace."
— Yankees manager Aaron Boone on his team hitting at least four homers in three consecutive games into Tuesday for the first time in franchise history
GAME OF NUMBERS
Jose Bautista's average (5-for-35) before being cut by the Braves. Tuesday the free agent signed with the Mets.
Errors by the Dodgers in the final two innings of their 2-1 loss to Colorado on Monday. And then Matt Kemp was thrown out diving back to first base for game's last out.
Mikolas, pitching in Japan a year ago, threw a four-hitter for his first career shutout in St. Louis' 6-0 win over Kansas City on Monday. "I was feeling good and on top of that we made some great plays on defense, tracking balls down in the outfield, getting dirty on the infield." He is 6-0.