Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 7/29/08
Tuesday, July 29th
Aubrey Huff went 4 for 5 with 2 Runs, a Double, a HR, and 4 RBI. Ramon Vazquez went 4 for 5 with 4 RBI. Gregor Blanco and Aramis Ramirez also had 4 Hits. Marlon Byrd went 3 for 4 with 2 Runs, a Double, a HR, and 4 RBI. Carlos Lee hit a Grand Slam. Albert Pujols scored 3 Runs. Yadier Molina, Bobby Abreu, Jason Giambi, Jose Reyes, Brad Hawpe, Luis Rivas (3 RBI), Jose Lopez (3 Runs), Bryan LaHair (3 Runs), Josh Hamilton, Milton Bradley, Gerald Laird, and Orlando Hudson each had 3 Hits. Justin Morneau, John Buck, and Brandon Inge each had 3 RBI.
Matt Garza threw a Complete Game Shutout allowing 5 Hits with 5 Ks to improve to 9-6 with a 3.56 ERA. Carlos Zambrano gave up 5 Hits in 8 scoreless Innings with 9 Ks to improve to 12-4 with a 2.80 ERA. John Lackey tossed a Complete Game allowing 2 Runs to improve to 9-2 with a 2.93 ERA. Jorge Campillo (7 Innings, 2 Runs, 5 Ks) and Todd Wellemeyer (6 Innings, 2 Runs, 5 Ks) got no-decisions. Brett Myers gave up 1 unearned Run on 4 Hits to improve to 4-9. Collin Balester gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings, but took the Loss. Oliver Perez gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 6 Innings with 5 Ks to improve to 7-6. Brian Moehler gave up 2 Runs in 8-2/3 Innings to improve to 6-4. Gil Meche gave up 2 Runs on 5 Hits in 7 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 7-7. Doug Davis gave up 2 Hits in 7-2/3 scoreless Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 4-5 with a 3.86 ERA. Chris Young gave up 2 Hits in 5 scoreless Inning with 8 Ks, but got a no-decision. Jason Johnson gave up 5 Hits in 6 scoreless Innings for his first Win of the Year. Matt Cain gave up 1 Earned Run in 7 Innings with 8 Ks, but took the Loss.