Craig Breslow was traded to the Red Sox for Scott Podsednik and Matt Albers. Breslow briefly played for the Red Sox back in 2006.
Batting 9th, Sam Fuld was 3-4 with 1 run scored against the A's.
Batting 3rd, Ryan Braun was 1-2 with 2 BBs, 2 runs scored, and 1 SB (his 19th) against the Astros.
Batting 7th, Danny Valencia was 1-4 with 1 RBI against the White Sox.
Batting leadoff, Ian Kinsler was 0-4 against the Angels.
Batting 2nd, Kevin Youkilis was 0-4 against the Twins.
Batting cleanup, Ike Davis was 0-4 against the Giants.
Michael Schwimer pitched 1 scoreless inning and struck out the side against the Nationals.
Jason Marquis picked up his 10th loss of the season (6th with the Padres). He went 6 1/3 innings and gave up 7 runs on 8 hits, 2 BBs, and 5 Ks against the Reds. His groundball to flyball ratio was 13-6. At the plate, he was 2-3 with 1 double (his 2nd) and 1 run scored. He's hitting .273 on the year.