Sporting Digest: Baseball

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The Independent Online
ANTHONY YOUNG, the New York Mets pitcher, equalled the major league record set by Cliff Curtis of the Boston Braves in 1911 with his 23rd consecutive loss as the Montreal Expos won 6-3 at Shea Stadium. The team's general manager, Al Harazin, resigned the same day. The Mets are 21-48, the worst record in baseball.

NATIONAL LEAGUE: Florida Marlins 7 St Louis Cardinals 5; Philadelphia 5 Atlanta 3; Pittsburgh Pirates 7 Chicago Cubs 2; Montreal Expos 6 New York Mets 3; Cincinnati Reds 16 Colorado Rockies 13; Houston Astros 5 Los Angeles Dodgers 1; San Diego Padres 2 San Francisco Giants 1.

AMERICAN LEAGUE: Cleveland Indians 3 Milwaukee Brewers 2; Boston Red Sox 4 Minnesota Twins 1; Baltimore Orioles 12 Detroit Tigers 9; Toronto Blue Jays 5 New York Yankees 4; Chicago White Sox 3 Texas Rangers 2; Kansas City 5 California 3; Oakland 10 Seattle 3.