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8/20/2010: Hideki Matsui, Ryota Igarashi, Koji Uehara

by on Aug.20, 2010 @ 3:20 pm, under MLB

Games from the 19th:

Angels 7 - Red Sox 2
Hideki Matsui was the starting DH and batted fifth.  He went 1-for-4: fly out to left, strikeout swinging, 3-run homer, RBI walk, strikeout swinging.

Orioles 4 - Rangers 0
Koji Uehara entered the game in the 9th with the Orioles up 4-0 and tossed a shutout inning in relief.  Final line: 1 IP, 15 BF, 2 H, 0 SO, 0 BB, 0 R, 0 ER.

Padres 5 - Cubs 3
Kosuke Fukudome started in right and batted first.  He went 1-for-3: fly out to center, walk, single to left, strikeout swinging.

Astros 3 - Mets 2
Ryota Igarashi entered the game in the 8th with 1 out and the Mets down 3-2 and retired the two batters he faced on two strikeouts.  Final line: .2 IP, 2 BF, 0 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 0 R, 0 ER.


Kazuo Matsui played in both games of a double-header against the Nashville Sounds on the 19th.  Matsui started at short and batted first in game 1.  He went  1-for-3 with a double, two runs scored, and a walk.  In game 2, Matsui started at second and batted first.  He went 0-for-3 with a walk and a run scored.