Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 8/3/08

Aug 4, 2008

Sunday, August 3rd
Xavier Nady
went 4 for 5 with a Run, a Double, a HR, and 6 RBI.  Manny Ramirez went 4 for 5 with 2 Runs, a Double, a HR, and 3 RBI.  Gerald Laird hit a pair of HRs and had 4 RBI.  Mike Aviles went 4 for 4 with 3 RBIs.  Chone Figgins went 4 for 5 with 3 Runs. Mark Teixeira hit a Grand Slam.  Bobby Abreu (3 Runs), Joey Votto, Austin Kearns, Placido Polanco, Carlos Delgado, Billy Butler, Mitch Maier, Alfonso Soriano, Matt Kemp (3 Runs), Stephen Drew, each had 3 Hits.  Erick Aybar, Raul Ibanez, and Miguel Olivo each had 3 RBI.  A-Rod, Alex Gordon, and Jose Guillen each scored 3 Runs.

Jorge Campillo tossed 7 scoreless Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 6-4 with a 2.58 ERA.  Francisco Liriano tossed 6 scoreless Innings giving up 3 Hits while striking out 5 for his first Win of the year.  Dice-K gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in 6 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 12-2 with a 3.04 ERA.  Randy Wolf tossed 5 scoreless Innings with 7 Ks to improve to 7-10.  Zack Greinke gave up 2 Runs in 6-1/3 Innings with 6 Ksd to improve to 9-7 with a 3.93 ERA.  Greg Maddux gave up 1 Run on 2 Hits in 6 Innings to improve to 5-8.  Scott Olsen (1 Hit in 6 scoreless Inning), Armando Galarraga (7 Innings, 1 Run, 4 Hits), James Shields (6-1/3 Innings, 2 Runs), Brett Myers (6 Innings, 2 Runs, 4 Hits), and Todd Wellemeyer (6 Innings, 1 Run, 4 Hits) but got no-decisions.  Kevin Correia gave up 2 Runs on 3 Hits in 6-1/3 Innings, but lost.

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