Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 4/9/09
Grady Sizemore hit 2 HR and had 4 RBI. Joey Votto went 3 for 5 with 2 Runs, a HR, and 4 RBI. Robinson Cano went 3 for 4 with 4 Runs, a HR, 2 RBI, and a Walk. Nick Swisher went 3 for 5 with 3 Runs, a Double, a HR, and 5 RBI. Marlon Byrd hit a HR and had 5 RBI. Ian Kinsler went 3 for 5 with 2 Runs, a HR, and 3 RBI. Bengie Molina had 4 RBI. Adam Lind, Evan Longoria, Andruw Jones, Fred Lewis, and Kevin Youkilis had 3 Hits.
Jarrod Washburn gave up five Hits in eight scoreless Innings to earn the W. Chris Carpenter gave up 1 Unearned Run on 1 Hit with 7 Ks in 7 scoreless Innings to get the Win for the Cardinals. Matt Garza gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits with 5 Ks in a seven-Inning Win. Matt Cain gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits with 5 Ks in a seven-Inning Win. Ricky Romero gave up 2 Runs with 5 Ks in a six-Inning Win. A.J. Burnett gave up 2 Runs with 6 Ks in 5-1/3 Innings for his first Win with the Yankees. Kyle Davies (7 scoreless Innings, 3 Hits, 8 Ks) and John Danks (6 scoreless Innings, 3 Hits, 5 Ks) battled to no-decisions. Glen Perkins gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 8 Innings, but took the Loss. Ross Ohlendorf gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings, but lost.