Ian Kinsler was 1-4 in the Rangers’ 4-3 loss to the A’s. But he did manage to steal his 27th base, leaving him three away from admission into the 30-30 club..
Craig Breslow retired the only batter he faced for the A’s.
Danny Valencia was 04- in the Twins’ 3-2 win over the Mariners.
Josh Satin grounded out as a pinch hitter and remained at the game at first base as the Mets overcame a four-run deficit to beat the cardinals, 8-6.
Sam Fuld saw his first action in quite awhile, getting in to the 15-8 Rays win over the Yankees as a defensive replacement.
DNP: No games for John Grabow and the Cubs, Ryan Lavarnway, Kevin Youkilis and the Red Sox; and Ryan Braun and the Brewers. With Jose Reyes going 1-4 in the Mets’ win, Ryan has a slim margin in the NL batting race.