In The Majors
LF Brandon Boggs (.237) went 0-for-3 with two strikeouts.
RF Marlon Byrd (.291) was 0-for-2 with a strikeout before leaving the game due to a hyperextended left elbow.
SS Nomar Garciaparra (.257) went 1-for-4 with a strikeout.
2B David Newhan (.209) was 0-for-2 with a walk.
LF Eric Patterson (.133) went 1-for-3 with a walk and a stolen base.
CF Jay Payton (.246) walked and scored in his only time at-bat.
1B Mark Teixeira (.370) extended his hitting streak to seven games by going 3-for-4 with an RBI single.
In The Minors
CF Charlie Blackmon (.341) extended his latest hitting streak to five games while going 1-for-3 along with another HBP.
RF Wally Crancer (.272) went 0-for-4 with a strikeout.
DH Michael Fisher (.248) was 1-for-4 with an RBI double and three strikeouts.
3B Wes Hodges (.280) went 0-for-4.
1B Jeff Kindel (.295) was 2-for-3 with a walk.
LF Matt Murton (.293) went 2-for-5.
C Mike Nickeas (.230) was 1-for-3 with a double and a strikeout.
RF Jason Perry (.256) went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts.
RF Jeremy Slayden (.292) extended his hitting streak to five games by going 1-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout.
DH Matt Wieters (.355) was 0-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout.
RHP Blake Wood took the loss as Midland shutout Northwest Arkansas 2-0. His line: (L,4-7) 6 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 4 SO, 1 WP.
Previously: Thursday In Professional Baseball (August 14 action)