OUT LOUD

"At this time, I feel this is the best decision for me and my family."

— Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons, who announced he is opting out of the last five games.

GAME OF NUMBERS

.356

AL-leading batting average for the Yankees DJ LaMahieu, after going 0-for-4 on Tuesday.

.353

Batting average for Tim Anderson of the White Sox, after going 1-for-4.

52

Strikeouts for Brewers reliever Devin Williams, in 25 innings.

injury update

Dakota Hudson

RHP • St. Louis

Hudson was shut down for the season after being transferred to the 45-day injured list Tuesday while activating reliever Kodi Whitley and optioning Junior Fernandez to their alternate training site. Hudson left his start last Thursday after two innings because of elbow tightness.