Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 6/2/08
Monday, June 2nd
Casey Blake took top honors going 3 for 5 with 2 Runs, 2 HRs, and 7 RBI. Adrian Gonzalez went 3 for 4 with 2 Runs, a HR, 4 RBI, and a Walk. Yunel Escobar (3 RBI), Derek Jeter, A-Rod, Michael Cuddyer (3 Runs), Delmon Young (3 RBI), Chase Utley (21st HR), Prince Fielder, Johnny Peralta, Casey Kotchman, Todd Helton, Matt Kemp (3 Runs), Bobby Crosby, Carlos Zambrano (seriously), Ryan Theriot, Bengie Molina, and Ray Durham each had three Hits. Jason Michael hit a pinch-hit Grand Slam. Marlon Byrd also Grand Slammed. Adam Jones, Ben Francisco, Ian Kinsler, Michael Young, and Brian Horwitz each had 3 RBI.
Derek Lowe gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 8 Innings of work to improve to 3-5. Ervin Santana gave up 2 Runs in 7-2/3 Innings to improve to 8-2 with a 3.02 ERA. Jeremy Guthrie (6-1/3 Innings, 2 Runs), 5 Ks) and Tim Wakefield (7 Innings, 2 Runs) took no-decisions. Kenny Rogers (7 Innings, 2 Runs) and Rich Harden (6-2/3 Innings, 2 Runs, 8 Ks) battled to no-decisions. Jonathan Sanchez gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 4-3.