Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 8/28/08

Aug 29, 2008

Thursday, August 28th
Cristian Guzman
went 4 for 5 en route to the Cycle with 2 Runs and 3 RBI. Elijah Dukes went 2 for 3 with 3 Runs, a HR, 4 RBI, a Walk, and a SB.  Ty Wiggington hit a pair of solo HRs.  Aramis Ramirez hit a Grand Slam.  Derek Jeter, Ryan Zimmerman, Willy Aybar, Chase Utley, and Torii Hunter each had 3 Hits.  Jason Giambi, Milton Bradley, Juan Rivera, and Brian McCann each had 3 RBI.

Edwin Jackson gave up 1 Run in 7 Innings to improvet o 11-8 with a 3.81 ERA.  Brandon Backe gave up 2 Runs in 6-2/3 Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 9-12.  Charlie Morton gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits to improve to 4-8.   John “She Loves You” Lannan gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in 6 Innings to improve to 8-12 with a 3.92 ERA.  Brandon McCarthey (6 Innings, 1 Earned Run), Dana Eveland (7 Innings, 2 Runs, 5 Hits), Cole Hamels (7 Innings, 1 Run, 5 Hits, 6 Ks), Jon Lester (6-2/3 Innings, 1 Run on 5 Hits, 8 Ks) and Mike Mussina (7 Innings, 2 Runs on 5 Hits, 6 Ks) pitched well, but got no-decisions.  Aaron Harrang gave up 3 Runs in 7 Innings with 9 Ks, but lost.

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2 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. Stan "MadMan"
    August 29th, 2008 at 10:38 am #

    Just p/u Guzman last week. This is to me the worst week in baseball.. unless in a playoff race. So lackluster from several of the players.. but I still do enjoy the game

  2. LestersLegends
    August 29th, 2008 at 10:57 am #

    Stan – nice to to have Guzman.

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