Alumni In The Majors
CF Marlon Byrd (.310) was 1-for-5 including astrikeout. 1B Mark Teixeira (.256) returned to the lineupand went 0-for-4 with a sacrifice fly. C Matt Wieters (.244) went 1-for-3 including a strikeout.
Alumni In Japan
CF/RF Matt Murton (.329) was 2-for-6 including a strikeout.
Alumni In The Minors
CF Charlie Blackmon (.274) went 1-for-3 with a sacrifice fly.LF Chase Burnette (.286) was 1-for-3 with a walk and astrikeout. 2B Michael Fisher (.233) extended his hitting streak to sixgames by going 1-for-4 with an RBI single and two strikeouts. DHWes Hodges (.271) went 1-for-6 including three strikeouts.1B Luke Murton (.278) walked twice. 3B Thomas Nichols (.278) extended his hitting streak to 11games while going 2-for-4 with a solo home run (7) and a strikeout.CF Danny Payne (.260) was 0-for-3 with a walk, a stolen base(32) and a strikeout. CF Jeff Rowland (.263) went 1-for-4 with a stolen base and astrikeout.
Previously: Wednesday In Professional Baseball (August 11 action)