Rodriguez with his first major league hit a single to right. Valdez is thrown out at 3rd.
"You only have to bat a thousand in two things; flying and heart transplants. Everything else you can go 4-for-5."
lol @ Cairo in the dugout
Congrats to HRod. Hopefully Valdez will be wearing a different uniform next year.
"The players make the manager, it's never the other way." - Sparky Anderson
Brewers got out of the inning with the lead 4-3 after 8.
Random, but notable: Carlos Beltran ends the Cards' inning. His post-ASB OPS is .640.
"No matter how good you are, you're going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are you're going to win one-third of your games. It's the other third that makes the difference." ~Tommy Lasorda