Alumni In The Pros: Saturday In Professional Baseball

In The Majors

LF Brandon Boggs (.255) went 0-for-3 with a bases-loaded walkand a strikeout. CF Marlon Byrd (.252) was 1-for-4 with astrikeout. David Newhan struck out as a pinch-hitter. 1BMark Teixeira (.277) went 1-for-2 with a two-run homer andtwo walks. C Jason Varitek (.228) was 0-for-4 with a walkand three strikeouts.

In The Minors

CF Charlie Blackmon (.238) went 0-for-3 with an HBP. CWally Crancer (.308) was 0-for-4 including a strikeout. LHPDavid Duncan took the loss as Oneonta beat Tri-City 4-2.His line: (L,0-2) 4 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 2 SO. SS Michael Fisher (.266) went 1-for-4 with a solo home run(4). 3B Tyler Greene (.223) was 2-for-4 with an RBI and astrikeout. LF Garrett Groce (.276) struck out three times. 3B Wes Hodges (.307) went 0-for-4 with a strikeout. LHPLee Hyde faced three batters while making his 2008 seasondebut in relief for the Gulf Coast League Braves. His line: 1 IP, 0H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 SO. 1B Jeff Kindel (.286) was 0-for-2. 2B Richard Lewis(.275) went 0-for-2 with a sacrifice, a walk and a strikeout. DHDanny Payne (.310) returned to the Fort Wayne lineup andwas 1-for-5 with an RBI single and a strikeout. RF Jason Perry (.323) went 1-for-3 with an RBI double and awalk. RF Jeremy Slayden (.292) extended his hitting streak to sixgames by going 2-for-5 with a solo home run (9) and two strikeouts.C Matt Wieters was 1-for-3 with a two-run ground rule doublein his first game with Class AA Bowie.

Previously: Friday In Professional Baseball (June 27 action)

RELATED HEADLINES

Russ Chandler Stadium
January 18, 2019 Baseball Adds Jaffe as Volunteer Assistant Coach

Catching coach, former MLB scout joins Georgia Tech staff

Alumni In The Pros: Saturday In Professional Baseball
January 14, 2019 Langley Signs as Dodgers Bullpen Catcher

Georgia Tech alum Johnathan Langley moves from rookie ball to majors