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Corey Koskie of the Blue Jays broke his right thumb while sliding into second base in the second inning. Koskie collided with Twins second baseman Luis Rivas as he slid into the bag. There is no timetable for his return.

Jeremy Bonderman was pushed back after telling Tigers manager Alan Trammell his arm ''was a little dead." Bonderman is expected to pitch tonight against Arizona.

Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts extended his hitting streak to 10 games.

Phillies outfielder Bobby Abreu extended his hitting streak to 12 games, but failed to hit a homer for only the second time in 11 games.

Livan Hernandez's streak of six consecutive starts with a win is his longest since 1997, when he was with the Marlins. The Nationals ace hasn't lost since April 17.

David Bell of the Phillies recorded his 1,000th career hit on an RBI single in the eighth.

The Blue Jays were shut out for the first time.

The Royals (12-29) have the worst 41-game record in franchise history.

The Devil Rays improved to 16-13 in Detroit, the only city in which Tampa Bay has a winning record.

The Astros have scored just 16 runs in Roger Clemens's nine starts this season.

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