Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 7/24/08
Thursday, July 24th
Ryan Braun went 4 for 4 with a HR and 2 RBI. Eric Brunlett, Marco Scutaro, Adam Lind, Jorge Cantu, J.J. Hardy, and Jason Barlett each had 3 Hits. Nate McLouth had 3 RBI.
Matt Cain threw a four-hit Complete Game Shutout to improve to 6-8 with a 3.82 ERA. Tim Redding gave up 1 Run in 8 Innings with 5 Ks, but took the Loss. Roy Halladay gave up 1 Run in 7 Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 12-7 with a 2.82 ERA. Oliver Perez struck out 12 while allowing 1 Run in a 7-2/3 Inning no-decision. Jamie Moyer (7 Innings, 1 Run, 2 Hits, 6 Ks) also got a no-decision. A.J. Burnett gave up 1 Run in 5 Innings with 7 Ks to improve to 11-9. Yoslan Herrera tossed 6 scoreless Innings for his first career Win. Carlos Zambrano gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 11-4 with a 2.96 ERA. Gil Meche pitched 7 scoreless Innings allowing 5 Hits to improve to 8-9.