In The Majors:
3B Nomar Garciaparra (.217) walked in his only at-batbefore leaving the game after just one inning with tightness in hisright calf. 1B Mark Teixeira (.211) returned to the lineupand went 0-for-3 with a sacrifice fly and a walk. See story. C Jason Varitek (.200) was 0-for-4 with two walksand three strikeouts.
In The Minors:
CF Charlie Blackmon (.158) went 1-for-4. CF Brandon Boggs (.300) was 2-for-6 with a double, two RBI andthree strikeouts. RHP Kevin Cameron faced seven batterswhile picking up the win in relief as Sacramento beat Portland 4-2.His line: (W,1-1) 2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 3 SO. 2B Michael Fisher (.280) went 0-for-5 including a strikeout.SS Tyler Greene (.273) was 2-for-5 with an RBI and a stolenbase. 3B Wes Hodges (.333) went 3-for-5 with two doubles and an RBI.1B Jeff Kindel (.409) was 2-for-3 with a double, two walks andan RBI. RF Matt Murton (.316) went 0-for-3 with a walk. DH Eric Patterson (.421) turned in his fourth straight two-hitgame while going 2-for-4 with a double, a walk and a strikeout. RFDanny Payne (.313) went 2-for-4 with a triple and two RBI.1B Whit Robbins (.167) was 1-for-3 with a double and a walk. CMatt Wieters (.222) went 1-for-3 with a walk and astrikeout.
Previously: Monday In Professional Baseball (April 13 action).