Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 7/7/08

Jul 8, 2008

Monday, July 7th
Torii Hunter
went 3 for 5 with 2 Runs, 3 HRs, and 3 RBI.  Ian Kinsler and Adrian Beltre each banged out 4 Hits.  David Wright had 4 RBI.  David DeJesus, Mike Aviles, Eric Hinske, Endy Chavez, Damion Easley, Fernando Tatis, Vladimir Guerrero, Blake DeWitt, and Alfredo Amezaga each had 3 Hits.  John Buck, Carlos Lee, David Murphy, and Richie Sexson each  had 3 RBI.

Hiroki Kuroda threw a Complete Game one-hit Shutout with 6 Ks to improve to 5-6 with a 3.39 ERA.  He lost his Perfect Game bid in the 8th on a Mark Teixeira Double.  Ubaldo Jimenez allowed 3 Hits in 7 scoreless Innings with 7 Ks to improve to 4-8.  Daisuke Matsuzaka (7-1/3 scoreless Innings) and Scott Baker (7 scoreless Innings, 7 Ks) got no-decisons in their pitchers’ duel.  Chad Paronto tossed four Innings of scoreless relief (after the Runelvys Hernandez gave up 10 Runs in 4 Innings).  Dustin Nippert gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits in 7 Innings of relief (after Luis Mendoza got shelled for 8 Runs in 1-1/3 Innings.  Ricky Nolasco gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 8 Innings with 7 Ks to improve to 10-4 with a 3.74 ERA.  Greg Maddux gave up 1 Earned Run in 6 Innings, but took the Loss.

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2 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. Chuck
    July 8th, 2008 at 8:51 am #

    What a game last night between the Twins and the Red Sox. The Twins had their chances. It’s a shame Baker couldn’t have got a win to show for his strong performance.

  2. LestersLegends
    July 8th, 2008 at 8:57 am #

    The same can be said for Dice K.

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