In The Majors:
CF Marlon Byrd (.282) went 0-for-3 with a walk. PHNomar Garciaparra (.263) was 0-for-1. 1B MarkTeixeira (.286) went 1-for-3 with a walk and an RBI. C JasonVaritek (.223) was 1-for-2 with a walk and a strikeout.
In The Minors:
DH Charlie Blackmon (.305) went 1-for-5. 2B Michael Fisher (.241) was 2-for-6 with an RBI and a walk.SS Tyler Greene (.289) went 2-for-7 with a double and twostrikeouts. 3B Wes Hodges (.269) was 2-for-4 with a double. RHPAndrew Kown was the winning pitcher as Syracuse blankedToledo 5-0 in the opening game of a doubleheader. His line: (W,4-0)5.2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO. 1B Luke Murton (.267) went 2-for-5 with a stolen base. 2BDavid Newhan (.278) was 0-for-1. DH/CF Eric Patterson (.328) went 0-for-4 with a walk and twostrikeouts. LF Danny Payne (.244) was 1-for-3 with a double, a walk andtwo strikeouts. 1B Whit Robbins (.279) went 0-for-3 with a strikeout. RHPBrad Rulon got the win in relief as Tampa beat Daytona 8-3.His line: (W,3-0) 2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO. RHP Zach Von Tersch worked in relief. His line: 3 IP, 4 H, 3 R,3 ER, 6 BB, 4 SO, 1 HR, 2 WP.
Previously: Monday In Professional Baseball (August 10 action).