Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 4/9

Apr 10, 2008

Wednesday, April 9th
Mark Ellis
went 4 for 5 with a run, a triple, an RBI, and 2 SBs.  Albert Pujols shared top honors going 3 for 4 with 2 runs, 2 HR, and 3 RBI.  Jason Kubel made it a three-way tie going 2 for 4 with 1 run, a Grand Slam, and 6 RBI.  Mike Napoli also hit a Grand Slam.  Johnny Peralta Augie Ojeda, Edger Renteria, Amaris Ramirez, Jason Bay, Bobby Crosby, Willy Aybar, Corey Patterson, Skip Schumaker, Brendan Harris, Brian McCann, Ryan Spilborghs (with 5 RBI), Willy Taveras, Yorvit Torrealba, and Eric Byrnes had three hits.  Mike Jacobs hit a pair of HRs.  He also drove in 4 runs. 

Zack Greinke went 8 shutout innings against the Yankees. His ERA after two starts is 0.60.  Ryan Dempster shared top honors with 7 shutout innings allowing 1 hit and striking out 5.  He beat Zach Duke who allowed 1 run in 7 innings while striking out 6.  Jarrod Washburn fired 7 innings for Seattle, allowing just 1 run.  Jonathan Sanchez threw 6 shutout innings, striking out 10 batters.  Justin Germano went 7 shutout innings allowing 4 hits and striking out 3.

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2 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. Big Denny
    April 10th, 2008 at 4:49 pm #

    The Twins needed Kubel to step up.

  2. Ryan Lester
    April 10th, 2008 at 9:19 pm #

    Yeah, with Cuddy out they need all the bats they can get.

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