Fantasy Baseball Box Score Breakouts – 7/15/10

Jul 16, 2010

 

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

 

Tommy Hunter, Texas Rangers
Hunter has been untouchable at home (5-0, 2.25 ERA). This time he took his show on the road holding Boston to 2 runs on 5 hits in 6-2/3 innings to improve to 6-0 with a 2.39 ERA.

 


Jair Jurrjens, Atlanta Braves (pictured)
Jurrjens gave up 1 run on 5 hits in 6-2/3 innings to improve to 2-3 with a 4.75 ERA. He’s 2-0 with a 2.55 ERA since coming off the DL.

 

Dave Bush, Milwaukee Brewers
Bush took the loss despite giving up 2 runs in 6 innings with 5 Ks. He’s 4-7 with a 4.07 ERA.

 

R.A. Dickey, New York Mets
Dickey threw a gem, but Tim Lincecum was just better. R.A. gave up 1 run on 5 hits in 7 innings. He fell to 6-3 with a 2.63 ERA. He’s 0-2 in his last three outings despite giving up 1 or fewer runs in two of those starts.

 

Joel Pineiro, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Pineiro gave up 3 runs on 6 hits in 7 innings to improve to 10-6 with a 3.95 ERA. He’s 7-0 in his last eight starts with a 2.51 ERA.

 

Potent Middle Relievers
Darren Oliver, TEX: 1-1/3 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (45 Ks, 41 IP)
Alexi Ogando, TEX:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks (14 Ks, 16-2/3 IP)
Mitchell Boggs, STL:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (29 Ks, 40 IP)
Sean Marshall, CHC:  2/3 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (51 Ks, 45 IP)
Jesse Crain, MIN:  2 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (31 Ks, 36-1/3 IP)

 

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