The Pirates turned a 4-5-4 triple play against the Cardinals.
- This was the first 4-5-4 triple play in history.
– In the same game, Vance Worley hit a double.
Chad Billingsley homer!
- That homer was off Bartolo Colon, to boot.
– Chad Billingsley pitching might be considered YCPB to some.
Alex Rodriguez hit a triple.
- Delmon Young made a spectacular catch to prevent A-Rod from hitting HR #661, which would have passed Willie Mays on the all-time list.
Mark Buehrle beat the Yankees.
- The only two Yankee pitchers Buerhle has beaten? CC Sabathia… and Jorge De Paula.
– Both CC Sabathia and Corey Kluber are 0-5 so far this year.
— The last time Buehrle beat the Yankees, A-Rod was playing in his seventh game as a Yankee.
Catcher David Ross pitched a 1-2-3 inning for the Cubs.
- Ross’ first career home run came against… Mark Grace pitching. (h/t @mwhite06)
Marcus Semien had two home runs off Felix Hernandez.
2015 Casey McGehee hit a grand slam.