For the third straight game, C Jesús Flores batted cleanup. When Flores was first promoted from Class AAA Columbus in May, he often batted seventh or eighth, but his performance -- especially with runners in scoring position -- has dictated his ascension.
THE NEXT THREE
|Today||1:35||vs. Baltimore||Jason Bergmann
|Tomorrow||7:10||at Florida||Tim Redding
|Tuesday||7:10||at Florida||TBD||Mark Hendrickson
BY THE NUMBERS
Multi-hit games this season for Cristian Guzmán, tied for third in the majors
"Coming out, just preparing ourselves for the game, 30 minutes before, we had plenty of people in the seats. We saw a lot of orange stuff out there, a lot of red stuff. It's taking a while, but it will be a rivalry eventually."
-- Manny Acta on Friday night's crowd of 35,830