Fantasy Baseball Box Score Breakouts – 7/27/10

Jul 28, 2010

 

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

 

Fred Lewis, Toronto Blue Jays
Lewis went 3 for 5 with 3 runs and a SB (11) to raise his average to .284. He has 13 runs in his last 11 games.

 

Jeff Francoeur, New York Mets
Francoeur went 1 for 4 with a HR (9) and 3 RBIs (45) to raise his average to .248.

 

Jonathon Niese, New York Mets
Niese continued to sparkle allowing 1 run in 6 innings to improve to 7-4 with a 3.43 ERA.  He is 3-2 with a 2.09 ERA in his last six starts.

 

Joshua Tomlin, Cleveland Indians
Tomlin gave up 1 run on 3 hits in 7 innings to beat the Yankees in his MLB debut. Don’t run out and pick him up, but you can put him on your radar after that performance.

 

Orlando Cabrera, Cincinnati Reds
Cabrera went 3 for 6 with 2 runs and an RBI to raise his average to .259. He’s 11 for 28 (.393) with 6 runs in his last six games.

 

Danny Valencia, Minnesota Twins
Valencia is solving the Twins’ third base woes. Yesterday he went 4 for 5 with 3 RBIs to raise his average to.400. He’s 14 for 19 (.737) in his last four games with six runs and 8 RBIs.

 

Andruw Jones, Chicago White Sox
Jones went 1 for 3 with 2 runs, a HR (14) and 3 RBIs (33). He’s hitting just .205.

 

Gio Gonzalez, Oakland A’s
Gio took a no-decision despite giving up 1 run in 6 innings with 6 Ks. He’s 9-6 with a 3.64 ERA on the season.

 

Andres Torres, San Francisco Giants
Torres went 3 for 4 with 2 runs (55), 2 RBIs ( 39), and a SB (18) to raise his average to .279. He’s 8 for 23 (.348) with 5 runs and 4 RBIs in his last five games.

 

Neil Walker, Pittsburgh Pirates
Walker went 3 for 4 with a HR to raise his average to .310.

 

Potent Middle Relievers
Drew Storen, WAS: 1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (26 Ks, 29-2/3 IP)
Scott Downs, TOR: 1-1/3 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (35 Ks, 42-1/3 IP)
Trever Miller, STL: 1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (17 Ks, 23-1/3 IP)
Joaquin Benoit, TB: 1 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks (50 Ks, 34-1/3 IP)
Logan Ondrusek, CIN:  2 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks (21 Ks, 31 IP)
Jose Mirajes, MIN:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (16 Ks, 21 IP)
Matt Thornton, CHW:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks (54 Ks, 39-1/3 IP)
Ryan Madson, PHI:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (20 Ks, 17-1/3 IP)
Hong-Chih Kuo, LAD:  2 IP, 0 Runs, 5 Ks (45 Ks, 34-1/3 IP)
Edward Mujica, SD:  1 IP, o Runs, 2 Ks (47 Ks, 46-1/3 IP)

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