First number, last word
1.000: Batting average leading off the first inning by the visitors' leadoff batters, following Matt Carpenter's game-opening single Sunday.
"That was one of the options. But that's not a proven cure, only a potential cure -- or just a delay."
-- Huntington, on rest for Taillon having been an alternative to the Tommy John surgery he has elected to mend the "compromised" ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.