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6/2/2012: Daisuke Matsuzaka, Hideki Matsui, Ichiro Suzuki

by on Jun.02, 2012 @ 2:58 pm, under MLB

Games from June 1:

Chicago White Sox 7 - Seattle Mariners 4
Ichiro Suzuki (SEA) started in right and batted first.  He went 1-for-5: ground out to second, fly out to right, ground out to second, single to center (stole second, run scored), fly out to left. [Nikkan Sports, Daily Sports, Sponichi, Sponichi]

Tampa Bay Rays 5 - Baltimore Orioles 0
Hideki Matsui (TBR) started in left and batted seventh.  Matsui was replaced in left in the top of the 7th inning.  He went 1-for-3: two-run homer (2) to right, GIDP, fly out to left. [Nikkan Sports, Nikkan Sports, Nikkan Sports, Sponichi]

Wei-Ying Chen (BAL) started the game and allowed five runs on five hits over 5.2 innings of work.  Final line: 5.2 IP, 94-59 NP-S, 25 BF, 5 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 4 BB, 5 SO, 1 HR, 1 WP. [Nikkan Sports]

LA Angels 4 - Texas Rangers 2
Koji Uehara (TEX) entered the game in the bottom of the 8th, with the Rangers down 4-2, and tossed a shutout inning in relief.  Final line: 1 IP, 14-10 NP-S, 4 BF, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO, 0 HR. [Nikkan Sports, Sponichi]

Pittsburgh Pirates 8 - Milwaukee Brewers 2
Norichika Aoki (MIL) entered the game as a defensive replacement in left.  He had one at bat in the bottom of the 8th and popped out to third. [Nikkan Sports, Sponichi]

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Takashi Saito's (ARI) workouts on Friday included running.  He is scheduled to pitch in a minor league practice game on Saturday.  Source: Daily Sports 6/2/2012

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Daisuke Matsuzaka (BOS) will get another rehab start at Triple-A Pawtucket on June 5.  Source: Nikkan Sports 6/2/2012

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Kosuke Fukudome (CWS) worked out at first during pre-game practice on Friday.  Source: Nikkan Sports 6/2/2012