Alumni In The Majors
CF Marlon Byrd (.312) went 2-for-5 with an RBI and astrikeout. 1B Mark Teixeira (.264) was 2-for-4 with a walkand an RBI. C Matt Wieters (.245) returned to the lineup and went1-for-4. RHP Blake Wood faced seven batters in relief. His line: 0.1 IP,2 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 0 SO, 1 HBP.
Alumni In The Minors
RF Brandon Boggs (.275) was 1-for-4 with two strikeouts. DHChase Burnette (.294) went 0-for-4 including a strikeout.SS Derek Dietrich (.271) extended his hitting streak to sixgames while going 1-for-2 with a walk and an HBP. PR/2B Michael Fisher (.304) went 1-for-2 with an RBI double and astrikeout. 1B Wes Hodges (.269) was 1-for-4 with a double and a walk. LHPLee Hyde faced six batters in relief. His line: 1 IP, 2 H,1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 3 SO, 1 HR. DH Jeff Kindel (.264) went 0-for-3 with a walk and astrikeout. 1B Luke Murton (.282) was 1-for-4 with an RBI double and awalk. 3B Thomas Nichols (.257) snapped out of a 1-for-20 slump bygoing 3-for-4 with a solo home run and a strikeout. C Mike Nickeas (.297) went 0-for-3 with two strikeouts. RHPMicah Owings made his first minor league start of theseason. His line: 3 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 1 SO, 1 HBP. Owingsalso went 0-for-1 at the plate. CF Danny Payne (.256) went 0-for-4 including three strikeouts.1B Tony Plagman (.295) extended his hitting streak to sixgames while going 2-for-3 with two walks. CF Jeff Rowland (.219) was 1-for-4 with a walk, a stolen base,and two strikeouts.
Previously: Saturday In Professional Baseball (July 24 action)