• Josh Harrison should again be BMOC (Big Man Of Cincinnati) when he returns to his hometown for the weekend set with the Reds. The former University of Cincinnati star goes home as the Bearcats' first Major League All-Star alumnus since Kevin Youkilis (2008-09 and '11).
• Jaff Decker, recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis to give the Bucs an extra bat until the All-Star break, was on a July fire with the Indians: .344 in nine games this month, with five extra-base hits (four doubles and a triple).
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