Fantasy Baseball Box Score Breakouts – 4/15/10

Apr 16, 2010

Here’s a look at the unheralded players who played well yesterday.

David Huff, Cleveland Indians
Huff threw a complete game allowing just 2 runs on 4 hits. He improved to 1-1 with a 1.80 ERA.

Nick Punto, Minnesota Twins
Punto went 3 for 4 with 2 runs to raise his average to .269. He’s better known for his glove.

Jeff Keppinger, Houston Astros
Keppinger went 2 for 4 with a run an 3 RBIs. He’s hitting .391 on the year.

 

Bud Norris, Houston Astros
Norris went 5 innings for the win, allowing 1 unearned run while striking out 9. He’s 1-1 with a 3.52 ERA on the year.

Jim Edmonds, Milwaukee Brewers
Edmonds went 3 for 6 with 3 runs to raise his average to .269.

Casey McGehee, Milwaukee Brewers
McGehee went 1 for 3 with a HR and 3 RBIs. He’s hitting .333 with 3 HRs and 8 RBIs.

Ivan Rodriguez, Washington Nationals
I-Rod went 2 for 4 with a run and 2 RBIs to bring his average to .407.

Placido Polanco, Philadelphia Phillies
Another multi-hit game for Polanco. He went 2 for 5 with a run. He’s hitting .475.

Jeff Francoeur, New York Mets
Francoeur went 2 for 4 with a run. He’s now hitting .438.

 

Mike Pelfrey, New York Mets
Pelfrey threw seven scoreless innings for the win, allowing 5 hits with no walks and 6 Ks. He’s now 2-0 with a 1.38 ERA.

Martin Prado, Atlanta Braves
Prado went 2 for 5 with a HR. He’s hitting .459.

Alex Gonzalez, Toronto Blue Jays
Gonzalez is really feeling it. He went 4 for 5 with a run and 3 RBIs to bring his average to .349.

Cameron Maybin, Florida Marlins
What a difference a year makes. Maybin went 3 for 4 with 2 runs and a HR. He’s hitting .310.

Ben Sheets, Oakland A’s
Sheet threw 6 scoreless innings to pick up the win. He’s 1-0 with a 2.65 ERA.

Potent Middle Relievers:
Ron Mahay, Minnesota Twins:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (2 Ks in 2 IP)
Carlos Villanueva, Milwaukee Brewers:  2 IP, 0 runs, 4 Ks (10 Ks in 5 IP)
Jose Contreras, Philadelphia Phillies:  2/3 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (6 Ks in 3-2/3 IP)
Matt Palmer, Los Angeles Angels:  2 IP, 0 Runs, 4 Ks (7 Ks in 9 IP) 
David Robertson, New York Yankees:  1-2/3 IP, 3 Ks (6 Ks in 4 IP) 
Randy Williams, Chicago White Sox:  2 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks (4 Ks in 4-1/3 IP)
Sergio Santos, Chicago White Sox:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks (7 Ks in 4 IP)
J.J. Putz, Chicago White Sox:   1 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks (9 Ks in 4-1/3 IP)
Scott Linebrink, Chicago White Sox:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks (4 Ks in 4-1/3 IP) 
Micah Owings, Cincinnati Reds:  2 IP, 1 Run, 3 Ks (8 Ks in 7 IP)
Clay Hensley, Florida Marlins:  2 IP, 0 Runs, 4 Ks (6 Ks in 5-2/3 IP)

Trouble Watch:
Chad Qualls blew his second save for Arizona. He gave up 2 runs on 3 hits adn 2 walks in 1 inning of work. His ERA stands at 8.31.

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