Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 9/16/08

Sep 17, 2008

Tuesday, September 16th
Ryan Howard “The Duck”
went 4 for 5 with 2 Runs, a Triple, a HR, and 3 RBI.  The Artist Formerly Known as Prince Fielder went 3 for 5 with 2 Runs, a Double, 2 HRs, and 3 RBI.  Victor “Victoria” Martinez went 3 for 5 with 3 Runs, a Double, a HR, 3 RBI, and a Walk.  Ryan Garko and Chris Iannetta each had 4 RBI.  Ryan Sweeney went 4 for 5 with 2 Runs, and an RBI.  Jayson “What’s It” Werth (3 Runs), Jeff “Shake and” Baker (3 RBI), Matt Tolbert, Franklin Gutierrez, Juan Uribe, Johnny Damon, ManRam, Casey Blake, Shane Victorino, Brian McCann, Aramis Ramirez, and Jose Lopez each had 3 Hits.  Carlos Gomez, Jorge Cantu, and Edwin Encarnacion each had 3 RBI. 

Dan “Red” Haren threw a Complete Game four-hit Shutout with 12 Ks to improve to 15-8 with a 3.24 ERA.  Chris “Muddy” Waters threw a Complete Game four-hit Shutout to improve to 3-3.  Odalis Perez gave up 4 Hits in 7-1/3 scoreless Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 7-10.  Gavin “Pink” Floyd gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings to improve to 16-7 with a 3.73 ERA.  Sean “Noel” Gallagher gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits in 7 Innings wtih 6 Ks to improve to 2-2.  Chris “That’s What” Volstad gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits in 8 Innigns to improve to 5-3 with a 3.07 ERA.  Derek “Swing” Lowe “Sweet Chariot” gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 7 Innings to improve to 14-11 with a 3.40 ERA.  Bronson “Arroz Con” Arroyo gave up 2 Runs on 5 Hits in 7 Innings to improve to 15-10.  Ryan Dempster “Diving” gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings with 9 Ks to improve to 16-6 with a 3.02 ERA.  Brandon “Daffy” Duckworth gave up 2 Runs on 5 Hits in 6 Innings to improve to 3-1.  Ubaldo Jimenez gave up 2 Runs on 3 Hits in 7 Innings with 9 Ks to improve to 11-12.  Zach “Coal” Miner (7-1/3 Innings, 2 Runs, 5  Hits), Josh Beckett (8 Innings, 1 Run, 3 Hits, 7 Ks), and Andy Sonnanstine “of a Preacher Man” (6 Innings, 1 unearned Run, 3 Hits, 5 Ks) pitched well, but got no-decisions.  Mike Pelfrey gave up 1 Run in 7 Innings, but lost.  Roy “Lee Harvey” Osawlt gave up 3 Earned Runs in 6 Innings with 10 Ks, but lost.  Matt “Sugar” Cain gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings with 7 Ks, but lost.

C.C. Sabathia took his first NL loss so we can know put the silly Cy Young/MVP talk to bed.

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One Response so far | Have Your Say!

  1. BDJP
    September 17th, 2008 at 6:24 am #

    funny names, man.

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