AL West Standings
- Adam Rosales will make his first rehab assignment in the minors today.
- Meanwhile, Vernon Wells, recovering from a sore right groin, is approaching a rehab assignment.
- Chone Figgins, who has struggled this season, will get a couple days off to regroup.
- Geoff Baker of the Seattle Times suggests that the Mariners should try playing Mike Carp, currently in AAA Tacoma, in left field, as Carlos Peguero hasn't been hitting well.
- According to Buster Olney, Athletics GM Billy Beane has told Kurt Suzuki to avoid plate collisions.