Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 4/15/09
Ian Kinsler went 6 for 6 en route to the Cycle with 5 Runs, 4 RBI, anda SB. Marlon Byrd went 5 for 6 with 3 RBI. Nelson Cruz hit a Grand Slam and had 6 RBI. Ichiro hit a Grand Slam. Andruw Jones and Elvis Andrus scored 4 Runs. Mike Cameron went 3 for 3 with 3 Runs, a Double, 2 HRs, 3 RBI, and a Walk. Aaron Hill went 4 for 5 with a HR and 3 RBI. Placido Polanco, Ryan Ludwick, Dan Uggla, Carlos Lee, Adam Jones, Aaron Rowand, James Loney, and J.D. Drew had 3 RBI. Miguel Cabrera, Yadier Molina, Chris Duncan, Miguel Tejada, Torii Hunter, Yuniesky Betancourt, Orlando Hudson, and Derrek Lee had 3 Hits.
Tim Wakefield gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in a Complete Game victory. Mike Hampton gave up 4 Hits with 8 Ks in 6 scoreless Innings for the Win. Armando Galarraga gave up 4 Hits in 6-1/3 Innings with 5 Ks to improve to 2-0 with a 0.67 ERA. Jason Marquis gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 7 Innings to improve to 2-0 with a 1.93 ERA. Oliver Perez gave up 1 Run on 3 Hits in a six-Innings Win. Scott Richmond gave up 1 Earned Run on 4 Hits in 6-1/3 Innings for the W. Jarrod Washburn gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in 6 Innings to improve to 2-0 with a 1.29 ERA. Clayton Kershaw gave up 1 Run on 1 Hit with 13 Ks, but got a no-decision. Matt Cain gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings, but got a no-decions Sidney Ponson gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings, but got a no-decision. Brett Anderson gave up 2 Runs on 5 Hits with 5 Ks in 7 Innings, but lost.