Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 7/30/08
Wednesday, July 30th
Kelly Shoppach went 5 for 5 with 4 Runs, 3 Doubles, 2 HRs, 3 RBI, and a Walk. Curtis Granderson went 5 for 7 with 3 Runs, and 2 RBI. Bobby Abreu went 3 for 4 with 4 Runs, a Double,2 HRs, 3 RBI, and a Walk. Garrett Anderson went 4 for 5 with a Run, a Double, a HR, and 4 RBI. Shane Victorino went 3 for 5 with 3 Runs, a HR, and 3 RBI. Carlos Quentin went 3 for 5 with a Run, a Double, a HR, and 4 RBI. Adam Dunn went 3 for 5 with a pair of solo HRs. Ben Franciso went 4 for 7 with a pair of solo HRs. Miguel Cabrera went 3 for 5 with a Double, a HR, and 4 RBI. Gary Sheffield and Asdrubal Cabrera each had 4 Hits. Joe Inglett, Mike Aviles, Omar Infante, Chone Figgins, Joey Votto, Troy Tulowitzki, Jose Bautista, Willie Harris, Marlon Anderson, Alfonso Soriano, Reed Johnson, Ryan Theriot (3 RBI), Ichiro Suzuki, each had 3 Hits. Alex Gordon had 5 Walks. Torii Hunter and Brandon Inge each scored 3 Runs. Chris Iannetta, Alexei Ramirez, Grady Sizemore, Ken Griffey Jr., Placido Polanco, and Damion Easley each had 3 RBI.
Chad Billingsley tossed a Complete Game five-hit Shutout with 8 Ks to improve to 11-9 with a 3.05 ERA. Ryan Dempster gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 7 Innings with 9 Ks to improve to 12-4 with a 2.90 ERA. Joba Chamberlain gave up 1 Earned Run on 5 Hits in 6 Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 4-3 with a 2.24 ERA. Joe Saunders gave up 2 Runs on 5 Hits in 6 Innings to improve to 14-5 with a 3.09 ERA. Gavin Floyd allowed 1 Run on 4 Hits in 7-2/3 Innings to improve to 11-6 with a 3.43 ERA.