Grand Standings: 9TK – June 17, 2013

  1. The Orioles are 40-30 on the season, 20-15 at home, 20-15 on the road.
  2. The Reds are 1-2 against the Rockies this season, those are the only three games the Reds have played against the NL West this season.
  3. The Blue Jays, who have won 18-of-30, have only played 12 games against sub-.500 games; they’ve gone 6-6.
  4. The Arizona Diamondbacks are hitting .302 on Mondays, the best avg. in baseball.
  5. There have been 17 teams now that have had winning streaks of six or more games, with the Padres becoming the latest enabling them to move above .500 for the first time since Oct 3, 2010. They are now 182-211 since that date.
  6. The Phillies were over .500 on June 6, the only day this season with a winning record, and have gone 2-7 since then.
  7. Since George Brett joined the Royals as their interim hitting coach, KC has gone 12-5, the best record in baseball while hitting .250. They hit .259 before Brett arrived.
  8. The Texas Rangers have lost six straight, their longest streak since April 15-21, 2010. They lost seven straight April 18-24, 2008.
  9. The Indians have had a .500 record at 2-2, 3-3, 5-5, 13-13, 14-14, 30-30, 33-33, and today, 34-34.