"I saw him walking back like Fred Sanford, so I said, 'Let me go out there and check it out.' And I ran out there like Fred Sanford." Rays manager Joe Maddon after noticing CF B.J. Upton didn't look right
Number of the day
9 Consecutive losses in Baltimore, matching their fourth-longest streak in any stadium. They've lost 11 straight at Yankee Stadium and Oakland, 10 in Minnesota and a separate nine-gamer at Yankee Stadium.
Did you know?
The rooster is gone. Jonny Gomes decided the metal good luck charm wasn't doing its job and left it in the visiting clubhouse Thursday. "Say your goodbyes," Gomes said. "I was thinking of crucifying it but decided to let it run free. It had a good run, but it's a tough league."