Games from the 3rd:
Ichiro has hit safely in 5 straight games.
Count down to 200: 27 games remaining, 26 more hits needed.
Ryota Igarashi entered the game in the 8th, with two out and the Mets down 7-6, and gave up a double to the one batter he faced. Final line: 0.0 IP, 1 BF, 1 H, 0 SO, 0 BB, 0 R, 0 ER.
Marlins - Braves
Kenshin Kawakami started the game Final line: 3 IP, 18 BF, 5 H, 2 SO, 4 BB, 5 R, 5 ER.
Kazuo Matsui went 3-for-4 with a double, a walk, and 2 runs scored against the triple-A Sacramento River Cats on the 3rd. Matsui started at second and batted first.
Ryohei Tanaka started a game against the double-A Richmond Flying Squirrels on the 3rd and got the win with 5-shutout innings of work. Tanaka is now 8-12 on the year. Final line: 18 BF, 5 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 SO, 0 HR.