Games from the 8th:
Ichiro has hit safely in 10 straight games.
Count down to 200: 22 games remaining, 17 more hits needed. He also needs only 9 more hits for 3,500 NPB + MLB hits.
Angels 4 - Indians 3
Hideki Matsui almost got into the game as a pinch-hitter in the 8th, but was called back to the dugout when the Indians brought in a lefty from the pen.
Okajime has not allowed a run in 6 straight appearances.
Yankees 3 - Orioles 2
Koji Uehara entered the game in the 9th, with the Orioles up 2-1, and surrendered a 1-out 2-run homer for his first loss and blown save of the season. Uehara is now 1-1 on the year. Final line: 0.1 IP, 3 BF, 2 H, 0 SO, 0 BB, 2 R, 2 ER.
Takahashi has not allowed a run in 10 straight appearances.