In The Majors
CF Marlon Byrd (.130) went 2-for-4 with an RBI doubleand a strikeout. Jay Payton played left field in the bottomof the ninth inning. 1B Mark Teixeira (.186) was 1-for-4with an RBI single, a walk and a strikeout. C Jason Varitek(.270) went 1-for-3.
In The Minors
DH Brandon Boggs (.296) went 2-for-3 with a triple and a walk.C Wally Crancer (.385) 2-for-4. SS Michael Fisher (.231) was 1-for-5 with a strikeout. SSTyler Greene (.212) went 1-for-5 with four strikeouts. RFGarrett Groce (.269) went 0-for-4. 3B Wes Hodges (.333) was 1-for-4 with a two-run triple. RHPJared Hyatt pitched in relief. His line: 1.1 IP, 3 H, 4 R,2 ER, 2 BB, 0 SO, 1 WP, 1 HBP. 1B Jeff Kindel (.250) went 1-for-3 with a walk and astrikeout. Starter Andrew Kown was the losing pitcher as Binghamton outscoredErie 11-10. His line: (L,1-1) 4 IP, 12, 10 R, 9 ER, 2 BB, 1 SO, 1HR, 1 HBP. LF Matt Murton (.381) was 1-for-2 with five walks in Iowa’sdoubleheader at Nashville. C Mike Nickeas (.000) went 0-for-5 with two strikeouts. 2BEric Patterson (.250) was 1-for-5 with three walks and astrikeout in Iowa’s doubleheader at Nashville. DH Clifton Remole (.206) went 0-for-3. Whit Robbins flied out in a pinch-hitting appearance. RHPKyle Schmidt earned a save as Frederick beat Myrtle Beach6-2. His line: (S,1) 3 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO, 1 HR. RFJeremy Slayden (.310) went 2-for-4 with an RBI double. LHPRyan Turner worked in relief. His line: 2.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0ER, 1 BB, 3 SO. C Matt Wieters (.524) was 2-for-4 with a solo home run (3), awalk and a strikeout. See story.
Previously: Friday In Professional Baseball (April 11 action)