NL West Standings
- The Giants called up 21-year-old catcher Hector Sanchez from Triple-A, and placed OF Pat Burrell on the disabled list with a bone spur in his foot.
- Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness writes that the Dodgers could go one of two ways depending on what happens in the next couple weeks: buyers, sellers, or standing pat.
- The Diamondbacks made several roster moves: reinstated INF Geoff Blum, recalling INF Brandon Allen from Triple-A, designating OF Wily Mo Pena and outrighting INF Juan Miranda to Triple-A.
- Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez (deeply bruised right wrist) took batting practice off a tee at Coors Field yesterday.
- Purple Row asks if Ubaldo Jimenez is really back.