Quote of the day

We came close tonight, but in baseball that’s not good enough. Tough loss.

~Mike Sweeney

Mike Sweeney - USA Today

USA Today

This day in baseball: Royal milestone

On August 13, 2000, first baseman Mike Sweeney became the fastest Royal to reach 100 RBIs.  Sweeney reached the milestone on a home run, assisting Kansas City in its 10-5 victory over the Orioles.