Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Jamey Carroll dives as he tries to field a single by Houston Astros' Carlos Lee during the fourth inning of a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010, in Houston.
All gummed up
Albert Pujolsof the St. Louis Cardinals blows a bubble while warming up in the on-deck circle in the first inning against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field in Atlanta.
Here it comes
Detroit Tigers pitcher Rick Porcello throws against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning in Detroit.
Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker bumps fists with Jay Bruce before their game against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field in Denver.
Relief pitcher Huston Street of the Colorado Rockies celebrates after the final out against the Cincinnati Reds at Coors Field in Denver. Street earned the save as he struck out the side in the ninth inning as the Rockies defeated the Reds 6-5.
It takes a thief
Brandon Phillips of the Cincinnati Reds slides in safely to steal second base in the first inning ahead of the tag of shortstop Troy Tulowitzki of the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field in Denver. Phillips went on to score from third on a grounder by Joey Votto to pitcher Jason Hammel to give the Reds a 1-0 lead.
Am I in time?
Texas Ranger Vladimir Guerrero slides safely into home plate on a sacrifice fly by Mitch Moreland in the fourth inning against the Blue Jays in Toronto.
St. Louis Cardinal Colby Rasmus drives in two runs with a base hit in the sixth inning against the Braves in Atlanta. St. Louis won 11-4.
Chicago White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez loses the ball trying to field a Johnny Damon ground ball in the fourth inning in Detroit . Damon was safe for a single.
San Francisco Giant Buster Posey watches his two-run home run against the San Diego Padres in the fifth inning in San Diego.
Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Jamey Carroll dives as he tries to field a single by Houston's Carlos Lee during the fourth inning in Houston.
Los Angeles Dodger Andre Ethier is congratulated by Russ Mitchell after hitting a two-run home run against the Houston Astros during the first inning in Houston.
New York Yankees' Andy Pettitte, playing for the Trenton Thunder, pitches to a New Hampshire Fisher Cats batter as Pettitte makes a rehab start in Trenton, N.J.
Time for a hug
Texas Rangers pitcher Neftali Feliz celebrates with catcher Bengie Molina following the Rangers' 4-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto.
Not gonna get me
Jonny Gomes of the Cincinnati Reds beats the ball and gets around catcher Chris Iannetta of the Colorado Rockies to score in the second inning at Coors Field in Denver. Gomes scored on a double by Ramon Hernandez to give the Reds a 2-0 lead.
Matt Holliday of the St. Louis Cardinals argues with home-plate umpire Mike DiMuro after getting ejected in the fourth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field in Atlanta.