Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 5/15
Thursday, May 15th
Stephen Drew went 4 for 5 with 2 Runs, 2 Doubles, a Triple, , and an RBI. Gary Bennett had 4 RBI. Ben Francisco, Chris Gomez (3 Runs), Doug Mientkiewicz (3 Runs), Troy Glaus, Brian Giles, Aramis Ramirez, Carlos Lee, Mark Loretta, Omar Vizquel, Randy Winn, Kazuo Matsui, and A.J. Pierzynski each had 3 Hits. Johnny Peralta scored 3 Runs. Jason Bay Lance Berkman, Darin Erstad, John Bowker, and Jose Guillen each had 3 RBI.
Cole Hamels pitched a Complete Game Shutout allowing 4 Hits with 6 Ks to improve to 5-3 with a 2.89 ERA. Ryan Dempster struck out 12 in 8 scoreless Innings to improve to 5-1 with a 2.35 ERA. Jason Bergman allowed 3 Hits in 7 scoreless Innings with 9 Ks for his first Win of the year. He beat Mike Pelfrey, who allowed just 1 Run on 3 Hits in 7 Innings. Aaron Laffey gave up 1 unearned Run in 7 innings with 6 Ks to improve to 2-2 with a 1.35 ERA. Chad Billingsley gave up 1 Run in 7 Innings to improve to 3-5. Glen Perkins gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings with 6 Ks in a no-decision. Gil Meche gave up 3 Runs in 7 Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 3-5. Tim Lincecum gave up 3 Runs in 6 Innings with 10 Ks in a no-decision. Scott Kazmir pitched 6 scoreless Innings to improve to 2-1 with a 1.69 ERA. Brandon Webb gave up 3 Runs in 7 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 9-0 with a 2.56 ERA. Javier Vazquez allowed 2 Earned Runs in 6 Innings with 6 Ks in a no-decision.