Fantasy Baseball Box Score Breakouts – 8/11/10

Aug 12, 2010

 

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

 

Skip Schumaker, St. Louis Cardinals
Schumaker went 3 for 4 with an RBI to raise his average to .263.

 

Maicer Izturis, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Izturis went 3 for 4 to raise his average .258. He is 12 for 23 (.522) in his last six games.

 

Mark Ellis & Dallas Braden, Oakland A’s
Ellis went 3 for 4 with a run (28) and 3 RBIs (30) to raise his average to .264. Braden threw a complete game allowing 1 run on 4 hits with 6 Ks to improve to 7-8 with a 3.56 ERA. He’s 3-1 in his last four starts with a 2.97 ERA.

 

Bill Hall, Boston Red Sox
Hall went 2 for 5 with a pair of HRs (14) and 4 RBIs (36) to raise his average to .247. He’s 7 for 16 with 3 HRs and 6 RBIs in his last four games.

 

Brad Bergesen, Baltimore Orioles
Bergesen threw a complete game allowing 1 run on 2 hits. He improved to 4-9 with a 5.84 ERA. Bergesen has allowed just 4 runs in his last three starts (23 innings).

 

Melvin Mora, Colorado Rockies
Mora went 2 for 4 with a Grand Slam. He’s hitting .281 with 3 HRs, and 25 RBIs.

 

Daniel Hudson, Arizona Diamondbacks
Hudson continues to thrive in the NL. He gave up 2 runs with 9 Ks in 7 innings to improve to 3-0 with a 1.59 ERA with the Diamondbacks. Overall he’s 4-1 with a 3.52 ERA.

 

Pat Burrell, San Francisco Giants
Burrell went 2 for 4 with a HR (8) and 3 RBIs (23) to raise his average to .293. He is 9 for 21 during a six-game hitting streak.

 

Miguel Tejada, San Diego Padres
Tejada went 2 for 4 with 3 runs to raise his average to .267. He has four multi-hit games in his last eight games.

 

Potent Middle Relievers
Takashi Saito, ATL: 1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (55 Ks, 44 IP)
Dustin Richardson, BOS:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (8 Ks, 10 IP) 
Clay Hensley, FLA:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (55 Ks, 50-2/3 IP)
Joel Peralta, WAS:  2 IP, 1 Run, 4 Ks (24 Ks, 27-1/3 IP)
Kenley Jansen, LAD:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (11 Ks, 7 IP)
Ryan Madson, PHI:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (32 Ks, 25-2/3 IP)
Matt Belisle, COL:  Win, 1 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks (73 Ks, 69-1/3 IP)
Rafael Betancourt, COL:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (57 Ks, 43 IP)
David Riske, MIL:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (15 Ks, 22-1/3 IP) 
Sergio Romo, SF:  Win, 1-2/3 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (49 Ks, 47 IP)
Daniel McCutchen, PIT:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks (22 Ks, 40-2/3 IP)

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