"I hit so many balls out in the outfield — Seattle, Baltimore — off the wall. It's nice to get one to go over."
— Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts after his grand slam Monday in an 8-7 victory over Tampa Bay at Fenway Park. It was his seventh homer of the season.
GAME OF NUMBERS
Houston lefthander Dallas Kuechel's record in 17 starts at Minute Maid Park this season.
Saves for Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal, a franchise record.
Crowd in Toronto on Monday for game with Yankes.
P, Chicago White Sox
He beat Detroit 2-0 on Monday on a one-hitter. Victor Martinez led off the fifth inning for the Tigers with a bloop single but was erased when Jefry Marte grounded into a one-out forceout. No other batter reached base. Samardzija (10-13) struck out six in his second shutout this season. He threw 88 pitches in the 2-hour, 12-minute game.