Games from the 1st:
Matsui is now 3 hits away from 2,500 NPB + MLB hits.
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.