"It's a surprise when he gets manhandled like he did."

Yankees Manager Joe Torre on left-hander Randy Johnson, who allowed seven runs for the second time in three starts

Personnel Dept.

Tigers: OF Magglio Ordonez, who's played in just three games this season because of a hernia, was activated from the disabled list.

Angels: Recalled RHP Kevin Gregg from Class AAA Salt Lake and optioned IF Robb Quinlan to Salt Lake.

Royals: Activated 1B Mike Sweeney off the 15-day disabled list and optioned 1B Justin Huber to Class AA Wichita.

Mariners: Activated IF Scott Spiezio from the 15-day DL and optioned IF Jose Lopez to Class AAA Tacoma.

By the Numbers


Consecutive wins in relief by Minnesota's Jesse Crain to start a career, an American League record


Toronto LHP Ted Lilly's ERA against the Red Sox this season; his ERA is 5.89 overall

Today in Baseball

1941: On a sweltering day in front of 52,832 fans at Yankee Stadium, Joe DiMaggio broke Wee Willie Keeler's major league record 45-game hitting streak with a three-run homer off the Red Sox' Dick Newsome.

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