In The Majors:
1B Mark Teixeira (.286) went 1-for-4 with twostrikeouts. C Matt Wieters (.263) was 1-for-4 with a double and astrikeout.
In The Minors:
CF Charlie Blackmon (.306) went 1-for-3 with a walk and anHBP. LF Brandon Boggs (.279) was 0-for-3 with a walk. RHPTim Gustafson took the loss as Huntsville beat Mississippi8-2. His line: (L,1-2) 5 IP, 7 H, 5 R, 3 ER, 4 BB, 2 SO. Gustafsonalso went 0-for-2 at the plate. 3B Wes Hodges (.265) went 1-for-3 with a double, a walk and astrikeout. 1B Jeff Kindel (.262) was 1-for-2 with two walks and astrikeout. RHP Andy Mitchell was the losing pitcher asScranton/Wilkes-Barre defeated Norfolk 6-1. His line: (L,9-4) 5.2IP, 5 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 5 BB, 7 SO, 1 HR. 2B David Newhan (.279)went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI. CF Eric Patterson (.331) extended his hitting streak to 13 gameswhile going 3-for-4 with a walk, a homer (11), four RBI and astrikeout.
Previously: Sunday In Professional Baseball (August 9 action).