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6/11/2010: Ichiro Suzuki, Hideki Matsui, Kosuke Fukudome

by on Jun.11, 2010 @ 2:13 pm, under MLB

Games from the 10th:

Athletics 6 - Angels 1
Hideki Matsui was the starting DH and batted fifth.  He went 1-for-4: double to center, strikeout swinging, fly out to right, fly out to third.

Rangers 12 - Mariners 3
Ichiro Suzuki was the starting DH and batted first.  He went 0-for-4: strikeout swinging, strikeout looking, ground out to third, strikeout swinging.  For Ichiro, this was his first three strikeout game of the year.

Ichiro currently has 83 hits in 60 games and is on pace for 224 hits.

Brewers 5 - Cubs 4
Kosuke Fukudome started in right and batted first.  He went 0-for-5: ground out to short, ground out to second, ground out to first, line out to left, ground out to the catcher.

Nationals 4 - Pirates 2
Akinori Iwamura entered the game as a pinch-hitter for the third baseman in the top of the 9th and flied out to left.

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Kazuo Matsui started at second and batted second in a triple-A game against the Las Vegas 51s on the 10th.  He went 2-for-5 with and RBI and two strikeouts.