In The Majors:
LF/CF Marlon Byrd (.282) went 0-for-4 with twostrikeouts. RHP Kevin Cameron earned his first Major Leaguesave as Oakland beat Seattle 6-1. His line: (S,1) 3 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0ER, 0 BB, 2 SO. PH/LF Matt Murton (.276) was 1-for-3 with a double. Micah Owings (.280) struck out as a pinch-hitter. 1BMark Teixeira (.273) extended his hitting streak to eightgames while going 2-for-4 with a walk, two RBI and three runsscored. Teixeira has five straight two-hit games. C JasonVaritek (.238) went 0-for-5 including a strikeout.
In The Minors:
CF Charlie Blackmon (.288) went 1-for-5. LF Brandon Boggs (.293) was 2-for-5 with two strikeouts. RHPEddie Burns faced six batters in relief. His line: 1 IP, 1H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 2 SO. RHP Chris Hicks faced nine batters in his starting assignment.His line: 1+ IP, 3 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO, 2 HR, 1 HBP. PHJeff Kindel (.310) was 0-for-1. 3B David Newhan(.296) went 1-for-4. CF Eric Patterson (.308) was 2-for-5 with a stolen base and astrikeout. LF Danny Payne (.196) went 1-for-4 with a strikeout. RFJason Perry (.258) was 1-for-2 with two walks. DHWhit Robbins (.326) went 3-for-4 with a double and a walk.C Matt Wieters (.285) was 1-for-3 with two walks and astrikeout.
Previously: Sunday In Professional Baseball (May 24 action).