Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 4/28
Monday, April 28th
Carlos Quentin went 3 f0r 4 with a Double and a Solo Home Run before the Baltimore-Chicago game was suspended because of rain. Adam Jones hit a Double and a Triple for Baltimore. Edwin Encarnacion had 2 Doubles and 2 RBI. Rick Ankiel hit a Double and a HR. Mark Ellis and Frank Thomas (Double & Triple) each had three hits for Oakland. Daric Barton and Emil Brown each drove in three runs. Aaron Rowand went 2 for 3 with a couple of RBI. Dan Ortmeier had a pair of Doubles for the Giants.
Javier Vazquez went 8 innings allowing 1 run on 4 hits with 7 Ks, but his bullpen cost him a win. Daniel Cabrera went 6-1/3 allowing 2 runs on 4 hits. He survived his 7 walks. Mike Mussina allowed 2 runs in 5 innings for his 253rd career victory (his third on the year). Bronson Arroyo pitched 6 innings allowing 3 runs with 6 Ks for a Quality Start and his first win of the year. Dan Haren went 7-2/3 innings allowing 3 runs on 5 hits with 5 Ks for his fourth win of the year. Chad Gaudin pitched 6 innings allowing 1 earned run with 4 Ks to improve to 3-1 with a 3.00 ERA. Matt Cain went 5-1/3 scoreless innings for his first win of the year.