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9/18/2011: Ichiro Suzuki, Hideki Matsui, Kosuke Fukudome

by on Sep.18, 2011 @ 2:09 pm, under MLB

Games from the 17th:

Texas Rangers 7 - Seattle Mariners 6
Ichiro Suzuki started in right and batted first.  He went 2-for-4: single to right, 2-run infield single, strikeout swinging, strikeout swinging.  Ichiro now needs 28 more hits in 11 games for 200.  He also became the 5th Mariner to top 600 RBI (he currently has 601).

Oakland A's 5 - Detroit Tigers 3
Hideki Matsui was the starting DH and batted third.  He went 0-for-4: reaches on a fielding error (E3), fly out to center, GIDP, fly out to right.

Cleveland Indians 10 - Minnesota Twins 4
Kosuke Fukudome started in right and batted first.  He went 0-for-4: fly out to right, walk (run scored), fly out to center, ground out to first, ground out to short.