"I saw him tracking it, and I [thought], 'Aw, this is probably not good.' And it wasn't good, but it was a great play."
— Brewers outfielder Chris Yelich after the Angels' Mike Trout made a leaping catch to steal a homer from him Tuesday in Los Angeles' 5-2 win.
GAME OF NUMBERS
Runs and hits given up by ex-Twin Ervin Santana in 3⅔ innings in White Sox's 10-5 loss to Tampa Bay on Tuesday.
Number of consecutive games in which Whit Merrifield has had hits, matching the Royals' team record set by George Brett in 1980. Merrifield tripled Tuesday in his first at-bat vs. Seattle.
Yankees ace out
RHP • N.Y. Yankees
Luis Severino of the Yankees was diagnosed with a Grade 2 lat strain on Tuesday and will stop throwing for six weeks. He has been out since being scratched from a spring training appearance with right shoulder inflammation. He was 19-8 last season.