In The Majors:
CF Marlon Byrd (.281) grounded out in his only at-batbefore leaving the game due to injury. See story. Tyler Greene entered the game in the top of the eighthinning as a pinch-runner and stayed in to play shortstop.Matt Murton saw two innings of action in left field. LFEric Patterson (.295) was 3-for-3 with a walk. 1B MarkTeixeira (.295) went 2-for-4 with a solo home run (39). CMatt Wieters (.294) was 2-for-4.
Previously: Monday In Professional Baseball (September 28 action).