Alumni In The Majors
CF Marlon Byrd (.315) went 1-for-4 with a walk.Tyler Greene played third base in the top of the ninthinning. RHP Micah Owings faced six batters in relief. His line: 0.2 IP,1 H , 4 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 1 SO, 1 HR. Eric Patterson entered the game in the 10th inning as apinch-runner and stayed in the contest to play center field. 1BMark Teixeira (.251) went 0-for-2 with two walks. RHPBlake Wood worked to five batters in relief. His line: 1IP, 2 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO, 1 HR.
Alumni In Japan
RF Matt Murton (.352) was 0-for-4.
Alumni In The Minors
CF Charlie Blackmon (.281) went 2-for-3 with a bases-loadedwalk, a stolen base and a strikeout. RF Brandon Boggs (.277) was 1-for-4 with a double, three walksand two strikeouts. DH Chase Burnette (.316) extended his hitting streak to fivegames while going 2-for-3 with a triple and a sacrifice fly. SSDerek Dietrich (.259) went 1-for-5 with an RBI double and astrikeout. LHP David Duncan struck out one batter in a 1-2-3 inning ofrelief. SS Michael Fisher (.320) was 1-for-5 with three strikeouts. 1BWes Hodges (.267) went 0-for-4 with a strikeout. 1BJeff Kindel (.268) went 1-for-3 including a double. CCole Leonida (.140) was 0-for-2 with two sacrifice buntsand a strikeout. 1B Luke Murton (.285) went 1-for-5 with two strikeouts. 3BThomas Nichols (.253) went 0-for-3 with a walk. CMike Nickeas (.302) was 1-for-2. RF Jay Payton(.322) went 1-for-4. RHP Zach Von Tersch took the loss in relief as the GCL Astrosdefeated the GCL Mets 7-4. His line: (L,0-1) 2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER,1 BB, 0 SO, 1 WP.
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