Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 8/14/08
Thursday, August 14th
Mark Kotsay went 5 for 5 as he hit for the Cycle and had 2 RBI. Cliff Floyd had 4 Walks and scored 4 Runs. Jim Thome, Big Papi, Aramis Ramirez, Ryan Ludwick, and Lance Berkman each had 3 RBI. Jeff Francoeur (3 RBI), Paul Konerko, Bobby Crosby, Dustin Pedroia, Jed Lowrie, Chris Dickerson, Freddy Sanchez, Melvin Mora, Kevin Millar (3 RBI), and Lou Montanez each had 3 Hits.
Todd Wellemeyer gave up 3 Hits in 7-2/3 scoreless Innings to improve to 10-4 with a 3.79 ERA. Dice-K tossed 7 scoreless Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 14-2 with a 2.74 ERA. Hiroki Kuroda gave up 1 Run on 2 Hits with 7 Ks to improve to 7-8 with a 3.88 ERA. Jake Peavy gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits in 7 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 9-8 with a 2.61 ERA. Armando Galarraga gave up 1 Run on 6 Hits in 8 Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 11-4 with a 3.10 ERA. Dan Haren gave up 2 Runs in 8 Innings with 9 Ks to improve to 13-6 with a 2.96 ERA. Jesse Litsch gave up 4 Hits in 7 scoreless Innings, but got a no-decision. Ian Snell gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings, but lost.