In The Majors
PH/LF Jay Payton (.300) was 2-for-4. 1B MarkTeixeira (.192) went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer. JasonVaritek (.261) was 2-for-4 with a solo home run and astrikeout.
Around The Minors
RHP Kevin Cameron worked in relief. His line: 2.1 IP, 1H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 SO. SS Michael Fisher (.091) was 0-for-3 with a walk and twostrikeouts. SS Tyler Greene (.077) went 0-for-4 with a strikeout.Garrett Groce (.375) drew a pinch-hit walk. Jeff Kindel (.231) flied out as a pinch-hitter. RHPAndrew Kown got the win in his first start of the season asErie blanked Bowie 5-0. His line: (W,1-0) 6 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1BB, 3 SO. RHP Andy Mitchell got the win in relief as Norfolkbeat Buffalo 9-8 in the second game of an International Leaguedoubleheader. His line: (W,1-0) 1 IP, 3 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO.LF Matt Murton (.357) was 1-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout.2B David Newhan (.200) went 1-for-5 with an RBI double. CMike Nickeas was 0-for-3 with a strikeout in his Class AAAdebut. CF Eric Patterson (.294) was 0-for-4 with a strikeout. 1BClifton Remole (.067) went 0-for-5 with a walk and astrikeout. DH Matt Wieters (.375) was 0-for-3 with a walk.