Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 7/4/08
Friday, July 4th
Garrett Atkins went 5 for 6 with 3 Runs, a Double, a HR, and 5 RBI. Matt Holliday scored 3 Runs with 3 Hits (2 HRs) and 5 RBI. Ryan Spilborghs scored 4 Runs with 4 HIts (2 HRs) and 3 RBI. Cody Ross had 3 Hits and 5 RBI. Jorge Cantu scored 4 Runs and had 4 Hits. Delmon Young scored 3 Runs and had 3 Hits and 4 RBI. Nick Punton scored 3 Runs and had 4 RBI. Carlos Pena had 5 RBI. Mike Lowell and Chris Iannetta each had 4 RBI. J.J. Hardy and Mike Jacobs each had 4 Hits. Carl Crawford (3 Runs), Andre Ethier (3 RBI), Bill Hall (3 RBI), Jacoby Ellsbury, Aaron Rowand, Evan Longoria, Emil Brown, Wes Bankston, Kelly Shoppach, Geovany Soto, and Garrett Anderson each had 3 Hits. Randy Wynn scored 3 Runs. Milton Bradley, Matt Treanor, Howie Kendrick and Freddie Bynum each had 3 RBI.
Carlos Zambrano returned with 6 scoreless Innings to improve to 9-3 with a 2.96 ERA. Bronson Arroyo tossed six scoreless Innings to improve to 6-7. Edwin Jackson gave up 1 Earned Run on 4 Hits in 8 Innings to move to 5-6. Joe Blanton gave up 1 Run in 7 Innings to run his record to 5-11. Johan Santan gave up 2 Runs with 6 Ks in an 8 Inning no-decision. Tim Hudson gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits with 6 Ks to improve to 9-6 with a 3.19 ERA. Braden Looper gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings, but took the Loss. Jered Weaver gave up 2 Runs in 7-1/3 Innings to even his record at 8-8. Cha Seung Baek gave up 2 Hits in 6 scoreless Innings to improve to 2-3. Dan Haren gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings with 7 Ks, but took the Loss.