Alumni In The Majors
CF Marlon Byrd (.312) went 3-for-5 with an RBI and astrikeout. LF Eric Patterson (.224) was 1-for-3 with two strikeouts. 1BMark Teixeira (.256) went 0-for-3 with a strikeout.
Alumni In Japan
CF/LF Matt Murton (.335) was 2-for-5 with a solo home run andthree RBI.
Alumni In The Minors
CF Charlie Blackmon (.287) went 3-for-4 with a two-run doubleand a strikeout. 1B Chase Burnette (.292) extended his hitting streak to eightgames by going 2-for-4 with a walk. 2B Michael Fisher (.253) extended his hitting streak to ninegames while going 2-for-4 with a three-run homer and a strikeout.1B Wes Hodges (.272) went 1-for-4 with a solo home run and astrikeout. C Cole Leonida (.138) went 0-for-3. 1B Luke Murton (.279) was 2-for-3 with a solo home run, twowalks and a strikeout. The home run was Murton’s first since June10. 3B Thomas Nichols (.274) went 2-for-4 with a walk, an RBIsingle, his first career stolen base and a strikeout. CFDanny Payne (.265) was 1-for-4. 1B Tony Plagman (.266) went 0-for-4 including two strikeouts.CF Jeff Rowland (.266) extended his hitting streak to 11 gameswhile going 1-for-4 with a walk.
Previously: Saturday In Professional Baseball (August 14 action)