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7/5/2011: Ichiro Suzuki, Hideki Matsui, Tsuyoshi Nishioka

by on Jul.05, 2011 @ 2:07 pm, under MLB

Games from July 4th:

Seattle Mariners 2 - Oakland A's 1
Ichiro Suzuki started in right and batted first.  He went 2-for-4: ground out to short, single to left, strikeout looking, single to right.

Hideki Matsui was the starting DH and batted fourth.  He went 1-for-4: single to right (run scored), fly out to left, ground out to first, strikeout swinging.

Minnesota Twins 7 - Tampa Bay Rays 0
Tsuyoshi Nishioka started at short and batted ninth.  He went 1-for-3: 2-run double to right, strikeout looking, ground out to short.

Washington Nationals 5 - Chicago Cubs 4
Kosuke Fukudome started in right and batted first.  He went 0-for-4: fly out to left, ground out to second, fly out to right, ground out to short.  Fukudome was removed from the game in the bottom of the 7th on defense (3 batters in).