In The Majors:
CF Marlon Byrd (.284) went 3-for-4 with a double and asolo home run. Tyler Greene entered the game in the top of the ninthinning to play third base. C Jason Varitek (.240) was2-for-4 with an RBI. C Matt Wieters (.235) went 1-for-4 with a strikeout.
In The Minors:
CF Charlie Blackmon (.297) extended his hitting streak to fivegames while going 1-for-4 with a walk. DH Brandon Boggs (.272) went 0-for-3 with a walk and twostrikeouts. 2B/3B Michael Fisher (.215) was 1-for-4. 1B Jeff Kindel (.277) went 2-for-5. RHP Andy Mitchellgot the win as Norfolk beat Lehigh Valley 6-1. His line: (W,5-2) 6IP, 6 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 4 BB, 2 SO. 1B Luke Murton (.233) was 2-for-4 with a two-run homer, astolen base and a strikeout. RF Matt Murton (.385) went 0-for-1 with a sacrifice fly. RFDavid Newhan (.265) was 1-for-4 with two strikeouts. Newhanwas 1-for-3 with a strikeout while facing Andy Mitchell. CMike Nickeas (.130) went 1-for-3 with a sacrifice bunt. 2BEric Patterson returned to the lineup and went 0-for-4 witha strikeout. CF Danny Payne (.253) moved back into the leadoff spot andwent 0-for-4 with three strikeouts. DH Whit Robbins (.312) went 3-for-5 with a double, an RBI anda strikeout. DH Jeremy Slayden (.381) was 1-for-4 with a walk.
Previously: Sunday In Professional Baseball (June 28 action).