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10/28/2010: Hideki Matsui, Koji Uehara, Ichiro Suzuki

by on Sep.28, 2010 @ 5:14 pm, under MLB

Games from the 27th:

Mariners 7 - Rangers 5
Ichiro Suzuki started in right and batted first.  He went 0-for-5: fly out to left, strikeout swinging, ground out to second, fly out to short, ground out to third.

Ichiro's 6-game hitting streak came to an end.

Angels 6 - Athletics 5
Hideki Matsui entered the game as a pinch-hitter in the 7th inning, with runners on first and second and two out and the Angels down 4-3, and hit a game-tying RBI single to center.  He did not return to the game after the at bat.

Orioles 4 - Rays 0
Koji Uehara entered the game in the 9th, with the Orioles up 4-0, and retired the side in order.  Final line: 1 IP, 3 BF, 0 H, 3 SO, 0 BB, 0 R, 0 ER.

Cubs 1 - Padres 0
Kosuke Fukudome started in right and batted first.  He went 0-for-4: foul out to the catcher, strikeout swinging, ground out to second, line out to right.

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Takashi Saito played some catch on the 25th and came away with some discomfort (not pain) in his right shoulder.  He hasn't thrown the ball since and likely won't throw again until he gets his armed checked out (and cleared) on the 28th.