Among the 13 batters hit by pitches yesterday was Billy Butler of the Royals. That plunk was th 1800th time a Royal has been hit by a pitch in a regular season game. Historic plunk number 1800 for the Royals was delivered by Jake Peavy.
In Toronto, Roy Oswalt hit Edwin Encarnacion, and that pitch was the 2300th ever thrown by the Texas Rangers franchise. And, in Anaheim, Fernando Rodney hit Howie Kendrick, and that plunk was the 999th ever thrown by the Rays.