In The Majors
CF Marlon Byrd (.184) went 0-for-2 including astrikeout. LF Brandon Boggs (.246) was 0-for-4 with three strikeouts. LFJay Payton (.216) went 0-for-4. Mark Teixeira (.247)was 1-for-4 with a double and a strikeout. C Jason Varitek(.281) went 2-for-3 with a double, two walks and a strikeout.
In The Minors
C Wally Crancer (.360) went 2-for-3 with a double, a walk anda strikeout. SS Michael Fisher (.250) was 1-for-4. SS Tyler Greene (.210) went 1-for-4 with a walk, two RBI and atwo strikeouts. CF Garrett Groce (.302) was 0-for-4 with a walk and astrikeout. 3B Wes Hodges (.287) went 0-for-2 with a sacrifice fly, a walkand a strikeout. 1B Jeff Kindel (.317) went 3-for-5 with a double and five RBI.Kindel is now hitting .397 for the month of May. 3B RichardLewis was 0-for-4 with an RBI, a stolen base and twostrikeouts. LF Matt Murton (.359) was 3-for-3 with a double, a triple anda walk. PH David Newhan (.241) went 0-for-1 with an RBI. 2BEric Patterson (.264) went 1-for-4 with a strikeout. RFJason Perry (.300) was 2-for-4 with a double, three RBI anda strikeout. 3B Whit Robbins (.245) went 1-for-6 with a sacrifice. DHJeremy Slayden (.290) was 2-for-5 with two strikeouts. LHPRyan Turner worked in relief. His line: 1.1 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2ER, 0 BB, 0 SO, 1 WP. C Matt Wieters (.338) went 3-for-5 with a solo home run and athree-run homer. See story.
Previously: Saturday In Professional Baseball (May 17 action)