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5/6/2011: Ichiro Suzuki, Hideki Matsui, Daisuke Matsuzaka

by on May.06, 2011 @ 2:31 pm, under MLB

From games on the 5th:

Seattle Mariners 3 - Texas Rangers 1
Ichiro Suzuki started in right and batted first.  He went 2-for-4: single to left, pop out to first, line out to left, RBI single to left.

Cleveland Indians 4 - Oakland A's 3
Hideki Matsui entered the game as a pinch-hitter in the bottom of the 12th and popped out to short to end the game.

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Daisuke Matsuzaka made his first MLB career relief appearance in a 13 inning game yesterday and took the loss.  His scheduled start on the 6th was also been pushed back to the 8th (vs Minnesota).