Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 6/12/08

Jun 13, 2008

Thursday, June 12th
Ben Francisco
had 4 Hits and 3 RBI.  Jamey Carroll went 4 for 4.  MIke Lowell and Hideki Matsui each hit a Grand Slam.  Cristian Guzman (3 RBI), Darin Erstad, Kelly Johnson, Geovany Soto, John Bowker (3 Runs), Edgar Gonzalez, Justin Morneau, each had 3 Hits.  Ryan Doumit, German Duran, Corey Hart, Fred Lewis, Rich Aurilia, Garrett Atkins, Brian Giles, Shin-Soo Choo, and Brandon Phillips each had 3 RBI.

Jamie Moyer pitched 8 scorless Innings allowing 2 Hits to improve to 7-3.  Johan Santana pitched 7 scoreless Innings allowing 3 Runs while striking out 10.  His bullpen cost him the victory though.  Mark Buehlre (8 Innings, 1 Run, 6 Ks) and Kenny Rogers (8 Innings, 1 Run, 4 Hits) battled to no-decisions.  Dan Haren gave up 2 Runs in a 6 Inning no-decision.  Ben Sheets gave up 3 Runs in 7 Innings with 9 Ks to improve to 7-1 with a 2.72 ERA.  Carlos Zambrano (7 Innings, 2 Runs) and Tim Hudson (6-2/3 Innings, 1 Run, 5 Ks) battled to no-decisions.  Jake Peavy returned from the DL with 6 scoreless Innings allowing 3 Hits to improve to 5-3 with a 2.64 ERA.  Jon Lester gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings to improve to 5-3 with a 3.43 ERA.  Aaron Laffey gave up 1 Run on 5  Hits in 6 Innings to improve to 4-3 with a 2.83 ERA.  Bronson Arroyo tossed 6 scoreless Innings give up just 2 Hits in a no-decision.  Scott Olsen gave up 1 Earned Run in 7 Innings with 7 Ks, but took a Loss.  Andy Pettitte gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 8 Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 6-5.

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