Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 8/18/08
Monday, August 18th
Jason Bay went 3 for 5 with 2 Runs, 2 HRs, and 4 RBI. Alexei Ramirez and Curtis Granderson each had 4 RBI. Aubrey Huff and Nick Swisher each had 3 RBI. Willy Aybar, Darin Erstad, Ray Durham (3 RBI), Corey Hart, Joe Mauer, Ichiro Suzuki, Raul Ibanez, Jeff Clement, Gary Sheffield, and Chris Davis each had 3 Hits. Jason Kendall scored 3 Runs.
Barry Zito tossed 7 scoreless Innings allowing 5 Hits to improve to 7-15. Jon Lester gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits with 5 Ks to improve to 12-4 with a 3.17 ERA. C.C. Sabathia pitched a Complete Game allowing 2 Eraned Runs with 9 Ks to improve to 8-0 with a 1.60 ERA with Milwaukee (14-8, 3.34 overall). Paul Maholm gave up 2 Runs on 5 Hits in 7 Innings, but got a no-decision. Jeremy Guthrie gave up 2 Runs on 7 Innings, but lost.