In The Majors
Nomar Garciaparra (.100) drew a pinch-hit walk. LFMatt Murton (.125) went 1-for-6 with two RBI. Micah Owings (.200) struck out as a pinch-hitter. LF JayPayton (.300) was 2-for-4. 1B Mark Teixeira (.250) went3-for-4 including a three-run homer (4).
In The Minors
CF Brandon Boggs (.316) went 0-for-5 with two strikeouts. DHMichael Fisher (.224) was 1-for-4. RHP Jared Hyatt made his first professional start but was notinvolved in the decision as Lancaster beat Bakersfield 4-2. Hisline: 4 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 4 SO, 1 HR, 1 WP. Jeff Kindel flied out in a pinch-hitting appearance.David Newhan delivered a pinch-hit single. C Mike Nickeas (.158) was 0-for-4 with two strikeouts. DHEric Patterson (.244) went 2-for-4 including a strikeout.RF Danny Payne (.333) was 1-for-3 with a double, two walks anda strikeout. RF Jason Perry went 3-for-3 with a three-run homer and a walkin his debut with the Mississippi Braves. 1B Whit Robbins (.226) went 1-for-4 with a double and astrikeout. RF Jeremy Slayden (.291) was 2-for-4 with a double. DHMatt Wieters (.422) went 2-for-4 with two doubles and anRBI.
Previously: Saturday In Professional Baseball (April 19 action)