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9/19/2011: Ichiro Suzuki, Koji Uehara, Kosuke Fukudome

by on Sep.19, 2011 @ 12:54 pm, under MLB

Games from the 18th:

Texas Rangers 3 - Seattle Mariners 0
Ichiro Suzuki started in right and batted first.  He went 1-for-4: reaches on missed catcher error (E3), ground out to second, strikeout (foul tip), infield single.  Ichiro now needs 27 hits in 10 games for 200.

Koji Uehara entered the game in the bottom of the 7th (bases loaded, 2 out and the Rangers up 3-0) and struck out the one batter he faced to get out of the inning.  Final line: 0.1 IP, 1 BF, 4-3 NP-S, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO, 0 HR.

Cleveland Indians 6 - Minnesota Twins 5
Kosuke Fukudome started in right and batted first.  He went 1-for-4: strikeout looking, ground out to second, single to left (steals second), walk (run scored), strikeout looking.  Fukudome has collected a career MLB high 130 hits.

LA Angels 11 - Baltimore Orioles 2
Hisanori Takahashi entered the game in the bottom of the 7th, with the Angels up 8-2, and retired the side in order.  Final line: 1 IP, 3 BF, 12-9 NP-S, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 SO, 0 HR.

Milwaukee Brewers 8 - Cincinnati Reds 1
Takashi Saito entered the game in the bottom of the 9th, with the Brewers up 8-1, and retired the side in order on 5 pitches.  Final line: 1 IP, 3 BF, 5-4 NP-S, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO, 0 HR.