Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 5/11
Mother’s Day Edition.
Sunday, May 11th
The Pink Bats were out in full effect. Craig Monroe went 2 for 4 with 2 Runs, 2 HRs, and 4 RBI. Dan Uggla went 2 for 3 with 3 Runs, 2 HRs, 2 RBI and a HBP. Ryan Braun hit a pair of solo shots. Orlando Cabrera collected 4 Hits. Jose Reyes, Aaron F’n Boone, Torii Hunter, Akinori Iwamura, Carl Crawford (3 RBI), B.J. Upton (3 Runs), J.J. Hardy, Mark Ellis, Ian Kinsler, Tadahito Iguchi, Ichiro Suzuki, Jose Lopez, Hunter Pence, Andre Ethier, Blake DeWitt, and Justin Morneau each had three hits. Emil Brown drove in 4 Runs. Carlos Beltran and Coco Crisp each drove in 3.
Brian Bannister allowed just 2 Hits in 8 scoreless Innings to improve to 4-4. Jeff Suppan allowed 1 Run in 7 Innings to improve to 2-2. Oliver Perez allowed 3 Runs in 6 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 3-3. Shawn Hill went 7 Innings allowing 2 Runs in a no-decision. J.P. Howell threw 3 scoreless Innings of relief for his second Win of the year. Chris Young allowed 1 Run in 6 Innings with 7 Ks to improve to 3-3. Shawn Chacon (6 Innings, 2 Runs) and Hiroki Kuroda (6-2/3 Innings, 1 Run) battled to no-decisions.