In The Majors:
LF Marlon Byrd (.278) went 1-for-3. 1B MarkTeixeira (.282) was 1-for-3 with two walks. C Matt Wieters (.275) went 0-for-3.
In The Minors:
CF Charlie Blackmon (.296) went 1-for-4 with a double, a walkand a strikeout. RF Brandon Boggs (.284) was 2-for-3 with an HBP and astrikeout. RHP Chris Hicks was the winning pitcher as Lancaster beatInland Empire 5-2. His line: (W,9-7) 6 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 5SO, 1 WP. 3B Wes Hodges (.269) went 1-for-4 with a solo home run (4). 1BJeff Kindel (.266) was 1-for-7 with a walk. 1B Luke Murton (.282) went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run,four RBI and a strikeout. Murton has driven in 10 runs in his lastfour games. RF Matt Murton (.337) was 1-for-3 with a double, two walks andan RBI. 2B David Newhan (.268) went 2-for-4 with a walk anda strikeout. CF Danny Payne (.244) was 0-for-4 with two strikeouts. 1BWhit Robbins (.287) went 0-for-3 with a walk. RHPBrad Rulon faced four batters in relief. His line: 1 IP, 1H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO. DH Jeremy Slayden (.292) went 1-for-4.
Previously: Saturday In Professional Baseball (August 1 action).