Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 5/16

May 17, 2008
Friday, May 16th
Jayson Werth
went 3 for 4 with 3 Runs, 3 HRs, and 8 RBI.  Josh Hamilton went 5 for 5 with 4 Runs, a Triple, 2 HRs, 5 RBI and a walk.  Alfonso Soriano hit a pair of HRs and drove in 4 Runs.  Brian Giles went 4 for 5 with a Run, 2 Doubles, and 2 RBI.  Ryan Zimmerman, Jose Guillen, Dan Uggla (3 Runs), Bobby Crosby, Brian McCann, David Murphy  (3 RBI), Akinori Iwamura, Delmon Young, Clint Barmes, Magglio Ordonez, Tadahito Iguchi, an Ray Durham pounded out 3 Hits each.  Michael Young scored 3 Runs and picked up 3 RBI.
Andy Sonnanstine allowed 1 Run in 8 Innings to improve to 6-1.  Sean Gallagher gave up 1 Run in 6 Innings for his first career Win.  Johnny Cueto gave up 3 Runs in 6 Innings with 7 Ks in a no-decision.  Brett Tomko gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings to improve to 2-4.  Jair Jurrjens gave up 2 unearned Runs in 5 Innings to lower his ERA to 2.82 in his no-decision.  Nick Blackburn gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings with 5 Ks to improve to 4-2 with a 3.77 ERA.  Joe Saunders gave up 2 Runs in 7-1/3 Innings to improve to 7-1 with a .48 ERA.  Gavin Floyd tossed 6 scoreless Innings to improve to 4-2 with a 2.92 ERA.  Jonathan Sanchez took the loss despite allowing 2 Runs in 6-2/3 Innings with 6 Ks.

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