Alumni In The Majors
CF Marlon Byrd (.309) went 1-for-4 with two RBI and astrikeout. CF Eric Patterson (.221) singled in his only at-bat. 1BMark Teixeira (.256) went 1-for-4 with a double and a walk.C Matt Wieters (.241) was 0-for-3 with a walk. RHPBlake Wood faced four batters in relief. His line: 1 IP, 0H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO.
Alumni In Japan
RF/CF Matt Murton (.333) went 3-for-5 with a home run and twoRBI.
Alumni In The Minors
DH Charlie Blackmon (.268) went 0-for-5. RF/CF Brandon Boggs (.282) was 2-for-4 with a walk and astrikeout. 1B Chase Burnette (.289) went 1-for-4 with an RBI double andtwo strikeouts. 2B Michael Fisher (.237) was 1-for-3 including a strikeout. 1BWes Hodges (.273) went 2-for-4 with two strikeouts. CCole Leonida (.143) was 2-for-5 including a two-run double.3B Thomas Nichols (.277) extended his hitting streak to 12games while going 1-for-4 with a double, a walk and a strikeout. CMike Nickeas (.293) went 3-for-4 with a two-run double anda walk. CF Danny Payne (.264) was 2-for-2 with two walks and a stolenbase (33). CF Jay Payton (.318) went 1-for-3 including awalk. 1B Tony Plagman (.263) was 1-for-4 with an RBI single and astrikeout. CF Jeff Rowland (.265) extended his hitting streak to ninegames by going 1-for-3 with a walk.
Previously: Thursday In Professional Baseball (August 12 action)