In The Majors
CF Marlon Byrd (.200) went 0-for-4 including astrikeout. Micah Owings (.297) drew a pinch-hit walk. LF Jay Payton(.239) was 1-for-3 with a sacrifice bunt and a strikeout. 1BMark Teixeira (.271) went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and awalk. C Jason Varitek (.269) was 1-for-5.
In The Minors
SS Michael Fisher (.273) went 1-for-3 with a stolen base. RFGarrett Groce (.272) was 1-for-3 with a walk and astrikeout. 1B Jeff Kindel (.308) went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts. RHPAndrew Kown took the loss as Altoona edged Erie 6-5. Hisline: (L,3-6) 7 IP, 10 H, 6 R, 5 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO, 3 HR. 2BRichard Lewis (.308) went 3-for-5 with two stolen bases. LFJason Perry (.333) was 0-for-4 with two strikeouts. LFMatt Murton (.345) went 0-for-3 with two walks. 2B DavidNewhan (.235) was 2-for-4 with a double and a strikeout. CMike Nickeas (.247) went 2-for-3 with a walk and an RBI. 2BEric Patterson (.319) was 1-for-5 with a solo home run anda strikeout. 1B Whit Robbins (.257) went 1-for-3 with a sacrifice fly. RFJeremy Slayden (.270) struck out four times.
Previously: Saturday In Professional Baseball (May 31 action)