Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 5/3
Saturday, May 3rd
Three-way tie for top batter. Cristian Guzman went 4 for 5 with 2 Runs, a Double, a HR, and 6 RBI. Augie Ojeda went 3 for 4 with 2 Doubles and 6 RBI. James Loney went 2 for 5 with a Double, HR, and 6 RBI. Derek Jeter, Johnny Damon (3 Runs), Xavier Nady (3 RBI), Jose Bautista (3 RBI), Vernon Wells (3 RBI), Kosuke Fukudome, Yunel Escobar, Dustin Pedroia, David Ortiz, Mark Teahan, Bengie Molina, Joe Mauer, Adrian Gonzalez, Jeremy Hermida, Juan Pierre, Brad Hawpe (4 RBI) each had 3 Hits. Mike Fontenot drove in 4 Runs. Carlos Delgado, David Murphy and Jason Varitek each drove in 3 Runs.
Jon Garland gave up 1 Run on 3 Hits in 8 Innings for his 4th Win of the year. Mike Mussina allowed 1 Run in 6 Innings for his 254th Win (4th on the year). Jesse Litsch allowed 2 runs in 7-1/3 Innings to improve to 4-1. Luke Hochevar gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings with 6 Ks for his second Win. Matt Cain (7 Innings, 3 Hits, 2 Runs, 8 Ks) and Brett Myers (7 Innings, 2 Runs, 10 Ks) each took no-decisions in their matchup. Brian Bass pitched 4 scoreless Innings of relief for a Win. Jake Peavy gave up 2 Runs in 5-2/3 Innings with 8 Ks for his 4th win.
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