Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 5/20

May 21, 2008
Tuesday, May 20th
Edgar Rentieria went 4 for 4 with 2 Runs, a Triple, a HR, and 5 RBI.  Adam Jones went 4 for 5 with a Run, a Double, and 4 RBI.  Hunter Pence went 3 for 4 with a Run, a Double, a Grand Slam, and 4 RBI.  Alex Gordon, Mark Teixeira, Ichiro Suzuki, Miguel Cabrera, Mike Cameron, Derrick Lee, Joe Mauer, Bengie Molina, Rich Aurilia, each had 3 Hits.  Brian McCann (1st Game), Adrian Beltre, Curtis Granderson, and Kevin Kouzmanoff each had 3 RBI.  Kevin Millar and Luke Scott each scored 3 Runs. 

Cole Hamels pitched 7 scoreless Innings allowing 4 Hits while stiking out 11 in a no-decision.  Chad Billingsley fired 7 scoreless Innings allowing 4 Hits with 7 Ks to improve to 4-5.  Jorge Campillo threw 6 scoreless Innings allowing 3 Hits while striking out 7 for his first career Win.  Justin Masterson didn’t throw a no-hitter like Jon Lester, but he did win his first career game allowing 1 Run on 3 Hits in 6-1/3 Innings.  He outdueled Gil Meche, who gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings with 8 Ks.  Tom Glavine gave up 1 Run on 3 Hits in 6 Innings to improve to 2-1.  Justin Verlander gave up 1 Run in 6 Innings with 7 Ks.  Daniel Cabrera went 7 Innings allowing 2 Runs to improve to 5-1 with a 3.48 ERA.  Manny Parra pitched 5-2/3 scoreless Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 2-2.  John Lackey allowed just 1 Run in 7 Innings with 6 Ks for his first Win of the year.  He outdueled Dustin McGowan who allowed just 2 Runs in 6 Innings.  Mark Hendrickson (5 Innings, 1 Run, 7 Ks) outdueled Micah Owings (7 Innings, 3 Runs, 10 Ks).  Chris Sampson gave up 2 Runs in 6-2/3 Innings to even his record at 3-3.  Glen Perkins gave up 2 Earned Runs in 6-1/3 Innings for his first career Win.  Jose Contreras (6 Innings, 1 Run) got the better of C.C. Sabathia (7 Innings, 2 Runs, 8 Ks).  Scott Kazmir allowed 1 Run on 4 Hits in 7 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 3-1 with a 1.57 ERA.  He topped Greg Smith who allowed 2 unearned Runs in 7 innings.

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