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OUT LOUD

"Everything is just blurry right now. I can't say that I've ever been a part of anything like that before, or even seen anything like that before."

— Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis, who was involved in four replay challenges in the Tigers' 8-7 win over the Tampa Bay on Tuesday. He also homered, dropped a routine fly ball with the bases loaded and drove in the winning run with a sacrifice fly.

GAME OF NUMBERS

.478

Brett Wallace's average (11-for-23) as a pinch hitter for the Padres since Aug. 8.

221

Career wins for Tim Hudson — the most among active pitchers — who pitched six innings and homered in the Giants' 6-2 win over Arizona on Tuesday.

POWER SURGE

Chris Davis

1B, Baltimore

His homer leading off the ninth inning Tuesday gave the Orioles a 2-1 win over the Yankees. It was his 41st homer of the season, which leads the majors, and sixth in seven games. Davis led the majors with 53 home runs in 2013, but hit just 26 last year.