Playoffs Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 10/10/08
Friday, October 10th
Shane Victorino went 2 for 5 with a Triple and 4 RBI. He made a great catch too. Brett Myers hit better than he pitched going 3 fo3 3 with 2 Runs and 3 RBI. Greg Dobbs went 2 for 3 with 2 Runs and a Walk. Carlos Ruiz went 1 for 4 with 2 Runs, a Double, and an RBI. Jayson Werth hit a Double and scored a Run. Chase Utley walked 4 times. Manny Ramirez hit a 3-Run HR. James Loney went 2 for 4 with a Double, an RBI, and a Walk. Russell Martin scored 2 Runs. Kevin Youkilis went 3 for 4 with 2 Doubles and an RBI. Dustin Pedroia, Jimmy Rollins, Rafael Furcal, and Andre Ethier each scored a Run. Jed Lowrie had an RBI. Mark Kotsay had a Double.
Dice K threw 7 scoreless four-hit Innings with 9 Ks to earn the Win for Boston. Brett Myers did not pitch well, but he got the Win for the Phillies. Brad Lidge struck out 3 in the ninth to nail down his second save of the series for the Phillies. Jonathan Papelbon pitched a perfect ninth with 2 Ks to earn the Save for Boston. James McDonald threw 3-1/3 scoreless Innings with 5 Ks. Clayton Kershaw threw 1-2/3 Innings of scoreless relief. Ryan Madson and Grant Balfour each threw 1-1/3 Innings of scoreless relief. Chad Durbin threw a scoreless Inning of relief. James Shields gave up 2 Runs in 7-1/3 Innings with 6 Ks, but lost.