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7/15/2011: Ichiro Suzuki, Tsuyoshi Nishioka, Kosuke Fukudome

by on Jul.15, 2011 @ 6:56 pm, under MLB

Games from the 14th:

Texas Rangers 5 - Seattle Mariners 0
Ichiro Suzuki started in right and batted first.  He went 0-for-4: ground out to the catcher, ground out to second, ground out to third, line out to center.

Minnesota Twins 8 - Kansas City Royals 4
Tsuyoshi Nishioka started the game at short and batted ninth.  He went 2-for-3: pops out to the catcher in foul territory, single to right, single to left, walk (run scored).  Nishioka also committed a catching error in the 1st inning.

Florida Marlins 6 - Chicago Cubs 3
Kosuke Fukudome started in right and batted first.  He went 0-for-5: ground out to short, fly out to center, foul out to third, ground out to first, strikeout looking.


Ryota Igarashi will be taking Francisco Rodriguez's spot on the roster on Friday.  As mentioned in a number of places, like a tweet by Newsday's David Lennon, at MLB.com, the NY times, and ESPN.