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8/5/2011: Kosuke Fukudome, Tsuyoshi Nishioka, Koji Uehara

by on Aug.05, 2011 @ 4:06 pm, under MLB

Games from the 4th:

Cleveland Indians 7 - Boston Red Sox 3
Kosuke Fukudome started in right and batted sixth.  He went 3-for-5: single to right (run scored), strikeout looking, pop out to second, single to center (steals second), RBI double to left.

LA Angels 7 - Minnesota Twins 1
Tsuyoshi Nishioka started at short and batted eighth.  He went 1-for-3: reaches on fielding error (E4), fly out to center, single to center.

Texas Rangers 5 - Detroit Tigers 2
Koji Uehara entered the game in the bottom of the 7th, with runners on first and second, 2 out, and the Rangers up 5-2.  Uehara needed just three pitches to get Magglio Ordonez to fly out to center for the final out of the inning.  Final line: 0.1 IP, 1 BF, 3-3 NP-S, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO, 0 HR.

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Portland Sea Dogs 3 - Bowie Baysox 2
Junichi Tazawa entered the game in the bottom of the 7th, with Portland down 2-0, and tossed 3 shutout innings for 3rd victory of the year (3-2).  Final line: 3 IP, 13 BF, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 5 SO, 0 HR.