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8/17/2010: Hisanori Takahashi, Kosuke Fukudome, Koji Uehara

by on Aug.17, 2010 @ 2:40 pm, under MLB

Games from the 16th:

Orioles 5 - Mariners 4
Ichiro Suzuki started in right and batted first.  He went 1-for-6: ground out to second, ground out to the catcher, single to left, line out to first, strikeout swinging.

Koji Uehara entered the game in the 7th with one out and retired the first two batters he faced on strikeouts.  He faced four batters in the 8th (double, bunt hit, and two strikeouts) before getting replaced by a new pitcher.  Final line: 1.1 IP, 6 BF, 2 H, 4 SO, 0 BB, 0 R, 0 ER.

Padres 9 - Cubs 5
Kosuke Fukudome started in right and batted first.  He went 3-for-5: single to left, single to left, ground out to short, 2-run double to right, strikeout looking.

Mets 3 - Astros 1
Hisanori Takahashi entered the game in the 9th and tossed a perfect inning (ground out to third, strikeout, fly out to right) in relief for his first MLB save of his career.  Final line: 1 IP, 3 BF, 0 H, 1 SO, 0 BB, 0 R, 0 ER.


Kazuo Matsui entered a tripled-A game against the Memphis Redbirds on the 16th as a defensive replacement (at second base) in the bottom of the 12th.  Matsui flew out to left in his only at bat of the game.


Kento Tsujimoto tossed a shutout inning (7th inning) in relief against the Yuma Scorpions on the 15th.  Final line: 5 BF, 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO.