Alumni In The Pros: Saturday In Professional Baseball

Alumni In The Majors

CF Marlon Byrd (.317) went 0-for-2 with a walk and astrikeout. SS Tyler Greene (.245) was 0-for-3 with a strikeout.Eric Patterson (.219) struck out as a pinch-hitter. 1BMark Teixeira (.246) went 2-for-4. RHP Blake Wood faced three batters in relief. His line: 1 IP, 1H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO.

Alumni In Japan

RF Matt Murton (.349) was 0-for-3 with a walk.

Alumni In The Minors

CF Charlie Blackmon (.266) went 2-for-6 with two doubles andthree RBI. LF Chase Burnette (.296) was 1-for-4 with two strikeouts. SSDerek Dietrich (.247) went 4-for-5 with an RBI. 2BMichael Fisher (.421) was 3-for-3 with a sacrifice bunt. 1BWes Hodges (.268) went 2-for-4 with a solo homer (8) and awalk. LHP Lee Hyde faced six batters in relief. His line: 1.1 IP, 1H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO, 1 BB. RHP Andy Mitchell worked inlong relief. His line: 3.1 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO, 1 HBP.3B Thomas Nichols (.278) went 1-for-4 with a double and anRBI. LF Danny Payne (.254) was 0-for-3 with two walks, a stolenbase, an RBI and a strikeout. LF Jay Payton (.325) went1-for-4 with an RBI and a strikeout. 1B Tony Plagman (.239) was 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI.LF Jeff Rowland (.206) went 1-for-4.

Previously: Friday In Professional Baseball (July 9 action)

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