Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 7/3/08
I am going out of town today so I won’t be able to post the July 5th and 6th editions of the FBPoD. Enjoy the holiday everyone!
Thursday, July 3rd
Aubrey Huff cracked 2 HRs and drove in 3 Runs. J.J. Hardy, Matt Joyce, and Mark Grudzielanek each had 4 Hits. Jeff Baker had 4 RBI. Corey Hart, Ichiro Suzuki, Jose Lopez, Pedro Feliz, Brandon Phillips (3 RBI), and Cody Ross each had 3 Hits. Chad Tracy, Jose Reyes, Carlos Delgado, Ivan Rodriguez, and Jose Guillen each had 3 RBI.
Jon Lester threw a five-hit Complete Game Shutout to improve to 7-3 with a 3.21 ERA. Cole Hamels gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 8-2/3 Innigs with 7 Ks to improve to 9-5 with a 3.22 ERA. Manny Parra tossed 6 scoreless Innings, but took a no-decision. Johnny Cueto gave up 3 Runs in 7 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 7-8. Chad Billingsley gave up 2 unearned Runs in 8 Innings to improve to 8-7 with a 3.12 ERA. Mark Redman gave up 2 Runs in a 6 Inning no-decision. Justin Duchscherer gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings to improve to 9-5 with a 1.96 ERA. Javier Vazquez pitched a Complete Game giving up 3 Runs on 4 Hits with 10 Ks, but took the Loss. Mike Pelfrey gave up 1 Run in Inniings to improve to 6-6. Justin Verlander gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings to improve to 5-9.