In The Majors
LF Brandon Boggs (.257) went 1-for-2 with two walks. LFMatt Murton (.257) was 1-for-4. 2B David Newhan(.333) went 2-for-3. RHP Micah Owings missed his scheduled start due to a gluteusmuscle strain as well as a groin injury. PH Eric Patterson (.237) was 0-for-1. LF Jay Payton(.250) went 0-for-3. 1B Mark Teixeira (.273) was 1-for-3with a double, two walks and a strikeout. C Jason Varitek(.216) went 0-for-4 with a walk and three strikeouts. Varitek is0-for-16 with nine strikeouts over his last five games.
In The Minors
CF Charlie Blackmon (.286) went 2-for-5 with a double. DHNomar Garciaparra (.450) was 3-for-3 with an RBI. CFGarrett Groce (.276) went 1-for-4 with a walk and astrikeout. 3B Wes Hodges (.307) was 1-for-3 with two walks. LHPLee Hyde faced 10 batters in a starting role as hecontinued his rehab assignment with the Gulf Coast League Braves.His line: 2 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 4 SO. 2B Richard Lewis(.283) went 3-for-5 including a strikeout. C Mike Nickeas (.125) was 0-for-3 with a walk. RF Jason Perry (.311) went 0-for-3 with a walk and astrikeout. C Matt Wieters (.250) was 1-for-3 with a walk.
Previously: Tuesday In Professional Baseball (July 1 action)