Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 9/24/08
Wednesday, September 24th
Clint Barmes went 4 for 5 with 4 Runs, a Double, a HR, 4 RBI, a Walk, and 2 SBs. Michael Young went 4 for 4 with 2 Runs, 2 Doubles, 2 RBI, and a Walk. Hank Blaylock went 2 for 4 with 2 Runs and 4 RBI. Carlos Delgado went 2 for 4 with 2 Runs, a Double, a Grand Slam, and 4 RBI. Bobby Abreu also hit a Grand Slam. Mark Teixeira went 4 for 5 with a Double, and a HR. John Bowker (3 Runs), Nick Markakis, Jeff Larish, Ryan Theriot, Martin Prado, Brian McCann, Cameron Maybin, Hanley Ramirez, Jeremy Hermida, Gaby Sanchez, Delmon Young, Stephen Drew, Conor Jackson, Mike Napoli, Yuniesky Betancourt, Eugenio Velez, Nate Schierholtz, and Matt Kemp each had 3 Hits. Akinori Iwamura, Mitch Maier, Placido Polanco, Mark DeRosa, Chipper Jones, Matt Holliday, Garrett Atkins, and Luke Scott each had 3 RBI. Jeff Baker scored 3 Runs.
Brian Bannister threw 6 scoreless Innings to improve to 9-16. Randy Wolf threw 6-2/3 scoreless Innings with 7 Ks to improve to 12-12. C.C. Sabathia gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits in 7 Innings with 11 Ks to improve to 10-2 with a 1.78 ERA with the Brewers (16-10, 2.80 overall). Matt Harrison gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings with 7 Ks to improve to 9-3. Josh Johnson gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innigns to improve to 7-1 wtih a 3.61 ERA. Adam Wainwright gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings to improve to 11-3 with a 3.20 ERA. A.J. Burnett (8 Innings, 1 Earned Run, 11 Ks) and Phil Hughes (8 Innings, 2 Runs, 5 Hits, 6 Ks) each got no-decisions. Bryan Bullington pitched 5 Innings of scoreless relief.