Does anybody remember what Rocco Baldelli looks like? Baldelli, who was suposed to start a rehab assignment this week, is still not ready. His hamstring is still sore and now he and Joe Maddon are hoping he can make it back before the All-Star break. In other injury-related news, Julio Lugo and Aubrey Huff are both expected to rejoin the team during the next road trip which begins on Friday. [Bradenton Herald]
Jonny Gomes set the team record for most home runs in any month with his 11th home run. The previous record was held by Fred McGriff who hit 10 in April of 1999.
Ty Wiggington is the first D-Ray to lead the AL in RBI at any point in the season.
Tomas Perez is one strikeout short of tying the Major League record for consecutive plate appearances with a strikeout. He has struck out in his last 8 plate appearances.