"As an offense, four days off never hurt anybody."
— Detroit first baseman C.J. Cron. Back after their games vs. St.Louis were postponed, the Tigers have scored 28 runs in 20 innings at Pittsburgh, raising the team batting average from .205 to .239.
GAME OF NUMBERS
ERA through four games for Washington's Sean Doolittle, who had 29 saves for the Nationals last season. He gave up back-to-back pinch-hit home runs to Baltimore on Saturday.
Starts without a victory to open Patrick Sandoval's big-league career. The Angels lefthander pitched six innings at Texas but gave up a two-run homer to Joey Gallo in a 2-0 loss.
WELCOME TO THE BIGS
Widely considered the Phillies' top pitching prospect, the 24-year-old is set to make his debut Sunday during a doubleheader at Atlanta. The 2017 second-round pick has 281 strikeouts in 211⅓ career minor league innings.