Batting 9th, Sam Fuld was 2-4 with 1 HR (his 3rd), 2 RBIs, and 1 run scored against the Indians. Also made this nice catch in left.
Batting leadoff, Ian Kinsler was 1-4 with 2 BBs, 1 HBP, 1 HR (his 6th), 1 RBI, and 2 runs scored against the Royals. The solo shot was Kinsler's 1st HR since April 22. His BB/K ratio is 28/22.
Batting 3rd, Ryan Braun was 1-3 with 1 BB, 1 double (his 9th), 1 run scored, and 1 SB (his 11th) against the Giants. Braun has swiped 8 bags this month. That's the most he's ever had in a month. Braun is also drawing more walks than he ever has before. His career walk rate is 7.6%. Coming into tonight's game, his walk rate in 2011 was 12.5%.
Batting cleanup, Kevin Youkilis was 1-4 with 1 double (his 14th), 2 RBIs, and 1 run scored against the Tigers.
Batting 8th, Danny Valencia was 2-3 with 1 BB and 1 run scored against the Angels.
John Grabow pitched 1 scoreless inning on 1 hit and 1 K against the Pirates.