Games from the 5th:
Ichiro has hit safely in 7 straight games. He also tied his MLB career high of 77 strikeouts (first set in 2007).
Count down to 200: 25 games remaining, 22 more hits needed.
White Sox 7 - Red Sox 5
Hideki Okajima entered the game in the 8th, with the Red Sox up 4-3, and faced two batters: lead-off single and a fly out to left. Final line: 0.1 IP, 2 BF, 1 H, 0 SO, 0 BB, 0 R, 0 ER.
Giants 3 - Dodgers 0
Hiroki Kuroda started the game and gave up 3 runs (including a 2-run homer in the 7th) over 8 innings for the loss. Kuroda is now 10-12 on the year. Final line: 8 IP, 32 BF, 6 H, 8 SO, 3 BB, 3 R, 3 ER.
The Calgary Vipers played their final game of the regular season on the 5th.
Mac Suzuki's final stats: