Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 6/3/08
Tuesday, June 3rd
David Murphy went 4 for 4 with 3 Runs, a Double, a HR, and 2 RBI. Kazuo Matsui went 4 for 4 with 2 Runs. Dan Uggla hit a pair of HRs and drove in 3 Runs. Milton Bradley hit a pair of solo shots. Chipper Jones, Carlos Pena, David Eckstein, Shin-Soo Choo, Eric Chavez, Alfonso Soriano, Maicer Izturis, and Travis Denker also had 3 RBI each. Johnny Damon, Jimmy Rollins (2 SBs), David DeJesus, A.J. Pierzynski, Alexei Ramirez, Yadier Molina, Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Ryan Garko, Adrian Gonzalez, Robb Quinlan, and Damion Easley (3 RBI) each had 3 Hits. Fred Lewis scored 3 Runs.
Jeff Francis pitched 7 scoreless Innings allowing 4 Hits while striking out 5 to improve to 2-5. Wandy Rodriguez gave up 5 Hits in 6 scoreless Innings to improve to 2-1 with a 2.38 ERA. Adam Eaton gave up 1 Run on 3 Hits in 6-2/3 Innings with 5 Ks to improve to 2-. Roy Halladay gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings to improve to 7-5 with a 2.94 ERA. Seth McClung gave up 1 Run in 6 Innings to improve to 3-2. Randy Johnson struck out 8 to move into second place on the all-time strikeout list. Gavin Floyd gave up 2 Earned Runs in 7 Innings to improve to 6-3 with a 3.15 ERA. Joe Saunders gave up 1 Earned Run in 7 Innings with 5 Ks to improve to 9-2 with a 2.63 ERA. R.A. Dickey pitched 5-2/3 Innings of scoreless relief allowing 3 Hits while striking out 6. Brad Penny gave up 2 Run in 6 Innings with 5 Ks, but took a Loss. Pedro Martinez gave up 3 Runs in 6 Innings for his first Win of the season.