Fantasy Baseball Box Score Breakouts – 4/9/10

Apr 10, 2010

Happy Birthday Lynn!

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

Miguel Tejada, Baltimore Orioles
Tejada went 3 for 5 with a HR and 4 RBIs.

Clint Barmes, Colorado Rockies
Barmes went 1 for 4 with a 3-run HR.

Jorge de la Rosa, Colorado Rockies
Jorge picked up where he left last year tossing seven scoreless innings. He gave up 1 hit, 1 walk, and struck out 9.

Martin Prado, Atlanta Braves
Prado is red-hot. He went 3 for 4 with 2 runs and 3 walks  to raise his average to .625.

Edger Renteria, San Francisco Giants
Renteria is as hot as they get as well. He went 3 for 5 with 2 runs, a HR, and 2 RBIs. He’s hitting .688.

Mark Fontenot, Chicago Cubs
Fontenot went 3 for 5 to raise his average to .364.

Drew Stubbs, Cincinnati Reds
Stubbs had a big game. He went 2 for 4 with 2 runs, a triple, a HR, and 4 RBIs. He’s hitting .333.

Jeff Francoeur, New York Mets
Francoeur hit a pair of HRs and had 3 RBIs. He’s hitting .429 on the year.

Rod Barajas, New York Mets
Barajas also smacked a pair of HRs. He’s hitting .313.

Rafael Furcal, Los Angeles Dodgers
Furcal went 3 for 4 with a run and a SB (his 3rd) to raise his average to .375.

Placido Polanco, Philadelphia Phillies
Polanco continues to shine with the Phils. He went 4 for 5 with 2 runs and 2 RBIs to raise his average to .579.

Jason Keppinger, Houston Astros
Keppinger went 3 for 4 to improve his average to .545.

J.A. Happ, Philadelphia Phillies 
Happ just keeps on producing. He went five scoreless innings with 5 Ks to win his first start of the year.

Mike Cameron, Boston Red Sox
Cameron went 2 for 3 to raise his average to .385.

Rick Ankiel, Kansas City Royals
Ankiel went 4 for 4 with a HR , 3 RBIs, and a SB.

Tim Wakefield, Boston Red Sox
Wake got a no-decision, but he gave up just 2 runs in 7 innings with 6 Ks.

Chris Young, Arizona Diamondbacks
Young went 3 for 5 with a Grand Slam and 5 RBIs. He’s hitting .400 on the year.

Rajai Davis, Oakland A’s
Davis continued his hot start going 3 for 5 with 2 runs and 2 RBIs. He’s hitting .375. More steals would be nice though.

Daric Barton, Oakland A’s
Barton also had 3 hits going 3 for 4 with 2 runs and 2 RBIs. He’s hitting .438.

Gio Gonzalez, Oakland A’s 
Gonzalez gave up 2 runs in 6 innings for the win over the Angels. He had six Ks.

Potent Middle Relievers:
Kevin Gregg, Toronto Blue Jays:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks, Save
Jim Johnson, Baltimore Orioles:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks
Mark Hendrickson, Baltimore Orioles:  2-1/3 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks 
Rafael Betancourt, San Diego Padres:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks
Peter Moylan, Atlanta Braves:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks
Doug Mathis, Texas Rangers:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks
Jose Contreras, Philadelphia Phillies:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks 
LaTroy Hawkins, Milwaukee Brewers:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks 
Bob Howry, Arizona Diamondbacks:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks 
Craig Breslow, Oakland A’s:  2/3 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks

Trouble Watch:
Mike Gonzalez:  2/3 IP, 2 Runs, Blown Save

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