In The Majors
SS Nomar Garciaparra (.228) went 1-for-5. LFMatt Murton (.111) was 0-for-4. PH David Newhan(.261) went 0-for-1. RHP Micah Owings worked to seven batters in relief. His line: 2IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 3 SO. 1B Mark Teixeira (.269) was1-for-4 with a strikeout.
In The Minors
CF Charlie Blackmon (.319) went 3-for-5 with an RBI double. CWally Crancer (.302) was 1-for-3 with a walk. SSTyler Greene (.243) went 3-for-4 with two solo home runsand an RBI triple. Greene is 6-for-8 with three home runs sincemoving to the leadoff spot for the past two games. RF Garrett Groce (.279) was 1-for-5. 1B Jeff Kindel (.293) went 1-for-5 with two strikeouts. 2BRichard Lewis (.284) was 1-for-2 with a stolen base. CMike Nickeas (.237) went 2-for-3 with an RBI double and awalk. 2B Eric Patterson (.327) was 3-for-4 with a two-run homer, anRBI double and two walks. PH Danny Payne (.227) was 0-for-1. RHP Brad Rulon faced four batters in relief. His line: 1 IP, 1H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO. RF Jeremy Slayden (.297) extended his hitting streak to 18games by going 1-for-4 with two strikeouts. C Matt Wieters (.339) extended his hitting streak to 12 gameswhile going 1-for-4 with a strikeout.
Previously: Friday In Professional Baseball (July 11 action)