Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 6/28/08
Saturday, June 28th
Derrek Lee had 5 Hits and 3 RBI. Gregor Blanco, Adam Jones (3 Runs), Dustin Pedroia, and Mike Lowell (3 RBI) each colleted 4 Hits. Vernon Wells (3 RBI), Casey Blake, Willy Taveras, Chase Utley, Ian Kinsler, Michael Young, Carlos Lee (3 RBI), Chris Ianetta, Kurt Suzuki, Adrian Beltre, and Edgar Renteria each had 3 Hits. Paul Bako Kevin Youkilis, Lance Berkman, Mark Loretta, and Chris Young each had 3 RBI. Ryan Raburn hit a Grand Slam.
Jeff Weaver and Jose Arredondon combined for a no-hitter, but an unearned Run cost them the game. Chad Billingsley gave up 3 Hits in 7 scoreless Innings with 7 Ks to earn the improbable victory and improve to 7-7 with a 3.37 ERA. Tim Linceum gave up 5 Hits in 7 scoreless Innings to improve to 9-1 with a2.38 ERA. Manny Parra gave up 2 Hits in 7 scoreless Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 8-2 with a 3.95 ERA. Johnny Cueto gave up 5 Hits in 6-1/3 scoreless Innings to improve to 6-8. John Parrish gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits in 6 Innings for his first win of the year. Andy Pettitte gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings to improv to 9-5 with a 3.98 ERA. Mitchell Boggs gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits in 6 Innings to improve to 3-0. Brandon Webb gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 12-4 (he gets a decision every time out, huh?) with a 3.21 ERA. Ty Taubenheim gave up 2 Runs in a 6 Inning no-decision. Garrett Olson gave up 1 Run in 5 Innings to improve to 6-3. Justin Duchscherer gave up 1 Run on 2 Hits in 8 Innings, but took a Loss. Carlos Silva gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings to improve to 4-9.