Alumni In The Majors
CF Marlon Byrd struck out in his only at-bat. 1BMark Teixeira (.220) went 0-for-1 before leaving the gamedue to a foot injury. Jason Varitek came into the game tocatch the top of the ninth inning. C Matt Wieters (.246) was 0-for-3 with a walk and astrikeout. RHP Blake Wood struck out one batter in a 1-2-3 inning ofrelief.
Alumni In Japan
CF/LF Matt Murton (.344) went 0-for-4.
Alumni In The Minors
CF Brandon Boggs (.267) was 0-for-3 with a walk while endinghis hitting streak at seven games. LHP David Duncan took the loss as West Virginia beat Lexington7-3. His line: (L,3-1) 6 IP, 6 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 1 BB, 6 SO, 2 HR, 1HBP. 2B Michael Fisher (.333) went 2-for-3. SS Tyler Greene (.311) was 1-for-4 with a walk and astrikeout. 1B Wes Hodges (.284) went 0-for-3 with a walk and a stolenbase (2). 1B Luke Murton (.301) was 0-for-3. CF Danny Payne (.301) went 0-for-4 including two strikeouts.RF Jay Payton (.315) was 1-for-2. RHP Brad Rulon faced four batters in relief. His line: 1 IP, 1H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO, 1 HR.
Previously: Monday In Professional Baseball (May 31 action)