Atlanta Mets center fielder Carlos Beltran tied a major-league record Sunday with his third grand slam this month.
Beltran's second-inning slam was his 31st homer and New York's record-tying sixth slam this month. The drive gave the Mets a 7-0 lead and broke the club record for most homers by a center fielder in a season.
Cardinals trade Luna
to Indians for Belliard
Cleveland - The St. Louis Cardinals improved their infield Sunday, acquiring second baseman Ronnie Belliard from Cleveland for Hector Luna in the latest move by the underachieving Indians.
Belliard, an All-Star in 2004, gives the Cardinals a steady, everyday second baseman for the stretch run.