Games from the 2nd:
Rangers 3 - Marines 1
Ichiro Suzuki started in right and batted first. He went 0-for-5: ground out to short, ground out to second, grount out to short DP, fly out to left, strikeout swinging. Ichiro does not have a hit in his last two games.
Cubs 10 - Diamondbacks 5
Kosuke Fukudome started in right and batted second. He went 1-for-5: ground out to first, ground out to second, single to left, fly out to left, ground out to the pitcher DP. Fukudome extends his hitting streak to 6 games.
Dodgers 9 - Pirates 3
Hiroki Kuroda started the game and held the Pirates to just 1 run of 8 innings of work. Final line: 8 IP, 29 BF, 5 H, 3 SO, 1 BB, 1 R, 1 ER. Kuroda topped out at 96mph (about 155km/h) and improves to 3-1.
Akinori Iwamura started at second and batted second. He went 0-for-3: fly out to second, walk, line out to center, ground out o second. All four of Iwamura's ABs came against Kuroda.
Takashi Saito entered the game in the 8th and tossed one shutout inning. Final line: 1 IP, 3 BF, 0 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 0 R, 0 ER.
Koji Uehara made an appearance in a AAA game on the 2nd. He entered the game in the 7th and got out of the inning in 8 pitches (ground out to third, single to center, fly out to second, fly out to short). Uehara is scheduled to pitch another inning on the 3rd.