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10/2/2010: Hideki Matsui, Ichiro Suzuki, Koji Uehara

by on Oct.02, 2010 @ 5:15 pm, under MLB

Games from the 1st:

Angels 5 - Rangers 4
Hideki Matsui was the starting DH and batted fifth.  He went 1-for-4: ground out to second, ground out to first, fly out to right, single to right.

Matsui is now 3 hits away from 2,500 NPB + MLB hits.

Athletics 9 - Mariners 0
Ichiro Suzuki started in right and batted first.  He went 1-for-3: walk, ground out to first, ground out to second, single to right.

Orioles 2 - Tigers 1
Koji Uehara entered the game in the 9th and gave up a run (solo homer after getting two outs) over an inning of relief and picked up his 12th save of the year.  Final line: 1 IP, 5 BF, 2 SO, 20 BB, 1 R, 1 ER.

Mets 2 - Nationals 1
Hisanori Takahashi entered the game in the 9th, with the score tied 1-1, and tossed two shutout innings in relief for his 10th win of the year.  Takahashi is now 10-6 with 8 saves on the year.  Final line: 2 IP, 7 BF, 0 H, 4 SO, 1 BB, 0 R, 0 ER.