Angels' Vladimir Guerrero, last season's AL MVP, left the game against the Dodgers after jamming his left shoulder while sliding into the plate and went for X-rays.
Antonio Villaraigosa, the first Hispanic elected mayor of Los Angeles since 1872, threw out the first pitch at Chavez Ravine, bumping boxer Julio Cesar Chavez, who had been scheduled. Chavez will get his turn on tomorrow.
Rockies manager Clint Hurdle will leave the club today to be with his ill 2-year-old daughter, who was hospitalized yesterday in Denver following a series of seizures.The Pirates won their 10th in 15 games but just their sixth in 18 home games.
San Diego is 15-3 this month. Last year, they were 13-14 in May.