Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 7/10/08
Thursday, July 10th
Justin Morneau went 5 for 5 with 2 Runs, 2 Doubles, a Walk, and an 11th Inning Game-winning HR. Hanley Ramirez went 5 for 6 with 2 Runs, a Double, a HR, and an RBI. Ryan Howard smacked two more HRs with 3 RBI. Fernando Tatis went 3 for 5 with a Run, 2 Doubles, a HR, and 4 RBI. Denard Span and Michael Young each banged out 4 Hits. Ken Griffey, Jr. went 2 for 5 with 2 Runs, a Double, a HR, and RBI. David Ross went 3 for 4 with 2 Runs, 2 HRs, and 2 RBI. Ben Francisco went 3 for 5 with 2 Runs, a HR, and 4 RBI. Howie Kendrick went 3 for 5 with 3 Runs, a Double, 2 HRs, 3 RBI, and a Walk. Nick Punto. Marcus Thames, Jeff Larish, Gabe Kapler, Jeff Keppinger, Joey Votto, Willie Bloomquist, Aaron Lind, Stephen Drew, Chad Tracy, Conor Jackson, Cristian Guzman, Juan Rivera, Ramon Vazquez, Jorge Cantu, and Chris Davis each had 3 Hits. Ryan Braun, David Dellucci, Austin Kearns, and Casey Blake each had 3 RBI. Mike Fontenot scored 3 Runs.
Dave Bush pitched a gem allowing 1 Run on 4 Hits in 8 Innings with 13 Ks to improve to 5-8. Jamie Moyer threw 7 strong Innings allowing 1 Run to improve to 8-6 with a 3.95 ERA. R.A. Dickey (7 scoreless Innings, 4 Hits) and Greg Smith (6 scoreless Innings, 4 Hits) each got no-decisions. Aaron Laffey gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in 6 Innings to even his record at 5-5 with a 3.45 ERA. Paul Maholm gave up 2 Runs in 8 Innings to improve to 6-5 with a 3.93 ERA. Mike Mussina gave up 2 Runs in a 6 Inning no-decision. Jeremy Guthrie gave up 1 Earned Run on 4 Hits in a 7 Inning no-decision. Dan Haren (8 Innings, 1 Earned Run, 3 Hits, 9 Ks) and Jason Bergmann (7 Innings, 2 Runs) each earned no-decision. Zack Greinke gave up 1 Run with 8 Ks in a 7 Inning no-decision. Mark Buehrle gave up 2 unearned Run in 7 Innings with 8 Ks, but took a Loss.