In The Majors:
C Jason Varitek (.278) went 1-for-3 with a double and awalk.
In The Minors:
2B Michael Fisher (.313) went 3-for-5 with an RBI and astrikeout. RHP Chris Hicks got the win in his first professional start asLancaster beat High Desert 7-4. His line: (W,1-0) 5 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 2ER, 1 BB, 6 SO, 1 WP. 3B Wes Hodges (.200) was 2-for-5 with a double and astrikeout. PH/1B Jeff Kindel (.214) went 1-for-2 with a strikeout. 2BEric Patterson (.333) was 2-for-4. C Matt Wieters (.091) went 1-for-4 including a strikeout. RHPBlake Wood was not involved in the decision in his firststart of the season. His line: 6 IP, 5 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 1 BB, 5 SO, 1HR, 1 HBP.
Previously: Saturday In Professional Baseball (April 11 action).