In The Majors
PH Brandon Boggs (.232) went 0-for-1. RF Marlon Byrd(.295) was 0-for-2 with two walks. SS Nomar Garciaparra(.242) went 1-for-4. PH David Newhan (.218) delivered an RBIsingle. 2B Eric Patterson (.162) was 0-for-3 with a walk and an RBI.CF Jay Payton (.253) went 3-for-5 with a stolen base and twostrikeouts. 1B Mark Teixeira (.386) was 3-for-4 with adouble and a solo home run. C Jason Varitek (.223) went2-for-5 with two strikeouts.
In The Minors
CF Charlie Blackmon (.335) extended his hitting streak to 13games by going 1-for-3 with a stolen base. SS/DH Michael Fisher (.249) was 1-for-6 with two strikeouts. SSTyler Greene (.261) went 1-for-4 with a walk and astrikeout. 3B Wes Hodges (.285) was 2-for-4 with a double, a solo homerun and a strikeout. RHP Steve Kelly pitched in relief. Hisline: 1 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 0 SO. 1B Jeff Kindel (.291) went 1-for-4 with a strikeout. RHPAndy Mitchell was not involved in the decision as Charlotteoutlasted Norfolk 2-1 in 10 innings. His line: 9 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 1ER, 2 BB, 3 SO, 1 HBP. LF Matt Murton (.277) was 0-for-4 with a strikeout. RFJason Perry (.248) went 0-for-3 with a sacrifice fly and astrikeout. RHP Kyle Schmidt was not involved in the decision despitethrowing seven no-hit innings as Salem scored two runs in thebottom of the ninth to beat Frederick 2-1. His line: 7 IP, 0 H, 0R, 0 ER, 4 BB, 6 SO. RF Jeremy Slayden (.291) was 1-for-4 with a walk, an RBI andtwo strikeouts. C Matt Wieters (.357) went 2-for-3 with a two-run homer, adouble and a walk.
Previously: Saturday In Professional Baseball (August 23 action).