Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 6/15/08
Father’s Day Edition. I want to start by saying that putt by Tiger was amazing. On to baseball.
Sunday, June 15th
David DeJesus had 2 Runs, a Double, a Grand Slam, and 5 RBI. Ramon Vazquez (Game 1) had 3 Hits, 2 Runs, a HR, and 4 RBI. Coco Crisp and Ryan Howard each had 4 RBI. A-Rod had 3 Runs and 3 RBI. Ben Francisco, Derrick Lee, Ian Kinsler (Game 1), Mike Jacobs, Wes Helms, Jorge Posada, Kory Casto, and Robinson Cano each had 3 RBI. Carlos Guillen, Gerald Laird, Jacoby Ellsbury, Jason Kendall, Johnny Damon, Eric Chavez, Mark Grudzielanek, David Wright (Game 2), and Lastings Milledge each had 3 Hits. Jason Bay and Jimmy Rollins each scored 3 Runs.
Josh Beckett gave up 6 Hits in 7 scoreless Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 7-4 with a 3.87 ERA. Joe Saunders threw 7-1/3 scoreless Innings to improve to 10-3 with a 3.06 ERA. Ricky Nolasco gave up 2 Earned Runs in 8-2/3 Innings with 12 Ks to improve to 7-4. C.C. Sabathia gave up 3 Runs in 8 Innings with 10 Ks to improve to 5-8. Nate Robinson pitched 6 scoreless Innings giving up 4 Hits to improve to 5-6. Ted Lilly gave up 1 Hit in 6-1/3 scoreless Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 7-5. Kevin Millwood gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings with 5 Ks to improve to 5-3. Paul Maholm gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in 6 Innings, but took a no-decision. Seth McClung gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in 6 Innings to improve to 4-3 with a 3.94 ERA. Dana Eveland gave up 1 Run in 6-2/3 Innings with 5 Ks to improve to 5-5 with a 3.56 ERA. Tim Redding (6 Innings, 1 Earned Run) and Jarrod Washburn (6 innings, 2 Runs) battled to no-decisions. Gil Meched gave up 3 Runs on 4 Hits in 7-1/3 Innings with 10 Ks to improve to 4-8. Pedro Martinez gave up 1 Earned Run in 6 Innings to improve to 2-0. Jorge Campillo gave up 2 Runs with 7 Ks in a Complete Game Loss.