Alumni In The Pros: Sunday Action

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September 29, 2013 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.309) went 2-for-4 with an RBI single, a walk, and a strikeout.
  • LHP Bruce Chen got the win as the Royals beat the White Sox 4-1.  His line: (W,9-4) 6.2 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 4 SO, 1 HR (81 pitches/56 strikes).
  • Pirates’ RHP Brandon Cumpton turned in five shutout innings to earn a win as the Pirates topped the Reds 4-2.  His line: (W,2-1) 5 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 3 SO (65 pitches/44 strikes).  Cumpton also contributed a walk and a pair of sacrifice bunts in three trips to the plate.

Brandon Cumpton

Brandon Cumpton

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.317) went 2-for-4 including a solo home run — his career-high 18th of the year.

Matt Murton

Matt Murton

 

Alumni In The Pros: Saturday Action

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September 28, 2013 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ RF Charlie Blackmon (.306) went 1-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • Pirates’ RF Marlon Byrd (.291) was 3-for-4 with a two-run homer (24).
  • Orioles’ C Matt Wieters (.235) went 2-for-3 with an RBI single and a walk.

Marlon Byrd

Marlon Byrd

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.315) went 1-for-5 including a strikeout.

 

Alumni In The Pros: Friday Action

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September 27, 2013 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.307) went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
  • Pirates’ RF Marlon Byrd (.288) was 3-for-4 with a two-run single and a double.
  • Orioles’ C Matt Wieters (.233) went 0-for-4.

Marlon Byrd

Marlon Byrd

Alumni In The Pros: Thursday Action

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September 26, 2013 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

Matt Wieters

Matt Wieters

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.316) went 0-for-4.

 

Alumni In The Pros: Wednesday Action

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September 25, 2013 action

Charlie Blackmon

Charlie Blackmon

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.312) extended his hitting streak to 10 games by going 1-for-5.
  • Marlon Byrd (.284) struck out as a pinch-hitter for the Pirates.

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.319) extended his hitting streak to seven games while going 2-for-4 with a walk and a strikeout.

 

Alumni In The Pros: Tuesday Action

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September 24, 2013 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.314) extended his hitting streak to nine games by going 2-for-4 with first-inning leadoff home run (6), a walk, and a stolen base (7).
  • Pirates’ RF Marlon Byrd (.285) was 2-for-4 with a walk as the Pirates clinched a spot in the NL playoffs.
  • Royals’ LHP Bruce Chen took the loss as Seattle blanked Kansas City 4-0.  His line: (L,8-4) 5 IP, 7 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 3 BB, 5 SO, 1 HR (97 pitches/61 strikes).
  • Orioles’ C Matt Wieters (.233) went 2-for-5 with two strikeouts.

Charlie Blackmon

Charlie Blackmon

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.317) extended his hitting streak to six games while going 3-for-5 with an RBI single.

 

Alumni In The Pros: Monday Action

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September 23, 2013 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Pirates’ RF Marlon Byrd (.283) was 0-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • Orioles’ C Matt Wieters (.232) went 2-for-4 with a double.

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.315) went 1-for-4 with an RBI single and a strikeout.

 

Alumni In The Pros: Sunday Action

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September 22, 2013 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.311) extended his hitting streak to eight games by going 3-for-6 with an RBI single and a strikeout.
  • Pirates’ RF Marlon Byrd (.285) was 0-for-4.
  • Pirates’ RHP Brandon Cumpton worked three shutout innings in relief.   His line: 3 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 SO.
  • Orioles’ C Matt Wieters (.230) went 1-for-4 with an RBI double.

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.315) went 3-for-5 with an RBI single and a strikeout.  In the process, Murton set a new Hanshin Tigers franchise record with his fourth straight modasho (three or more hits in one game), one shy of matching the NPB record of five straight games.

Matt Murton

Matt Murton

Alumni In The Pros: Saturday Action

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September 21, 2013 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ RF Charlie Blackmon (.306) extended his hitting streak to seven games while going 3-for-5 with a double.
  • Pirates’ RF Marlon Byrd (.288) was 1-for-3 with a sacrifice fly.

Marlon Byrd

Marlon Byrd

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.312) went 3-for-4 with a double and a walk.

Alumni In The Pros: Friday Action

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September 20, 2013 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ RF Charlie Blackmon (.299) extended his hitting streak to six games by going 2-for-5 with a solo home run (5) and a strikeout.
  • Pirates’ RF Marlon Byrd (.287) was 1-for-2 with two walks.
  • Orioles’ C Matt Wieters (.230) went 2-for-7 with a double, a walk, and a strikeout in an 18-inning marathon.

Charlie Blackmon

Charlie Blackmon