Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 7/22/08
Tuesday, July 22nd
Adam Lind went 4 for 5 with 2 Runs, a Double, a HR, and 3 RBI. Melvin Mora went 4 for 5 with a Run, a Double, a HR and 5 RBI. Alexei Ramirez hit a Grand Slam. Jack Hannahan and John McDonald each had 4 RBI. Jeff Baker had 4 Hits. Ian Stewart went 3 for 3 with 4 RBI. Bengie Molina hit a pair of HRs and had 3 RBI. Kurt Suzuki, Endy Chavez, Edgar Gonzalez, Jay Bruce, Freddy Sanchez (3 Runs), Chris Davis, Jermaine Dye, Brad Hawpe, Mark Grudzielanek, Magglio Ordonez, and Conor Jackson (3 RBI) each had 3 Hits. Bobby Abreu, Ryan Doumit, Nick Swisher, and Mike Jacobs each had 3 RBI. Nick Markakis and Placido Polanco each scored 3 Runs.
Ubaldo Jimenez pitched a Complete Game four-hitter giving up 1 Run to improve to 6-9 witha 3.98 ERA. Paul Maholm gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 8 Innings to improve to 7-6 with a 3.92 ERA. Rick VandenHurk tossed 5 no-hit scoreless Innings. He did walk 5 though to go along with his 7 Ks to improve to 1-1. Johan Santana gave up 2 Runs in 8 Innings, but got a no-decision. He left with 105 pitches. He should have pitched a Complete Game as his bullpen gave up 6 Runs in the 9th. Johnny Cueto gave up 3 Runs in 6 Innings with 10 Ks, but got a no-decision. Mark Buehrle gave up 1 Run in 7-1/3 Innings to improve to 8-8 with a 3.56 ERA. Barry Zito gave up 3 Runs in 6 Innings to improve to 5-12. Daisuke Matsuzaka gave up 2 Runs in 7-1/3 Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 11-1 with a 2.63 ERA. Kenny Rogers gave up 1 Run in 6 Innings to improve to 9-+.