|Ichiro Suzuki||NYY||8/5||DET 4
|Entered the game as a pinch-runner for Carlos Beltran in the bottom of the 9th. Remained in the game as the designated hitter. SB (second base), F8. Nikkan Sports 8/6/2014|
|Norichika Aoki||KCR||8/5||KCR 12
|Batted lead-off. G4, BB-R, G4, HR9 four RBI[20,21,22,23]-R, G4. Nikkan Sports 8/6/2014, Sponichi 8/6/2014|
|Munenori Kawasaki||TOR||8/5||BAL 9
|Batted eighth. F3, 1B8. Replaced by a pinch-hitter in the bottom of the 6th. Nikkan Sports 8/6/2014, Sponichi 8/6/2014|
|Hiroyuki Nakajima||OAK||8/5||TUL 5
|Batted fifth. Ks, G5(DP), F8, 2B9, BB.|
|Batted seventh. Ks, F6, 1B9, Kl.|
|Batted seventh. G4, BB, Ks.|
|Hiroki Kuroda||NYY||8/5||DET 4
|Started the game. Left after seven full innings with the score tied at three. He did not factor into the final decision. Nikkan Sports 8/6/2014, Nikkan Sports 8/6/2014, Nikkan Sports 8/6/2014, Sponichi 8/6/2014|
|Junichi Tazawa||BOS||8/5||BOS 2
|Entered the game in the bottom of the 8th with the score tied at two. Allowed the tie-breaking run to score. Took the loss. (L, 1-3). Nikkan Sports 8/6/2014, Sponichi 8/6/2014|
The lastest on Kyuji Fujikawa, from MLB.com's Carrie Muskat:
Kyuji Fujikawa joined the Cubs at Coors Field, and he is expected to be activated this week, possibly as early as Wednesday.
... "He came in today and said he's ready to go, however I want to use him," manager Rick Renteria said. "We'll try to find a spot that suits him the best."
Source: MLB.com 8/6/2014
New York Yankees
Masahiro Tanaka does a little more throwing. From the Sports Xchange:
New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka threw again Tuesday with increased intensity from flat ground as he attempts to work his way back from a small ligament tear in his right elbow.
... A day earlier, Tanaka made 25 light tosses on flat ground. The 25-year-old will rest the arm Wednesday before throwing again Thursday.
Source: Sports Xchange 8/5/2014