Playoffs Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 10/2/08
Thursday, October 2nd
Evan Longoria went 3 for 3 with 2 HRs, 3 RBI, a Walk, and a SB. Shane Victorino went 3 for 4 with a Run, 2 Doubles, a Grand Slam, a Walk, and 2 SBs. Jimmy Rollins went 2 for 4 with a Run, a Double, a Walk, and a SB. Jayson Werth went 2 for 4 with a Run, 2 Doubles, and a SB. Pedro Feliz went 1 for 4 with a Run, a Double, and an RBI. Brett Myers went 1 for 2 with a Run and a Walk. Dewayne Wise went 1 for 3 with a HR and 3 RBI. Paul Konerko went 2 for 4 with a solo HR. Akinori Iwamura went 2 for 2 with a Run, a Triple, an RBI, and a Walk. Willy Aybar went 1 for 2 with a Run and an RBI. Jason Bartlett wetn 2 for 4 with a Run. A.J. Pierzynski went 2 for 3 with a Run. Ryan Braun went 2 for 4 with a Double. J.J. Hardy wetn 1 for 3 with a Run, a Double, a RBI, and Walk. Craig Counsel had an RBI. Rafael Furcal went 3 for 6 with 2 Runs and 2 RBI. Russell Martin hit a Double and drove in 3 Runs. Matt Kemp hit a Double and had an RBI. Blake DeWitt scored a Run and had an RBI. Manny Ramirez did his going 2 for 4 with 2 Runs, a HR, 2 RBI, and a Walk. Casey Blake went 2 for 4 with 2 Runs and an RBI. Derrek Lee went 2 for 4 with a Run and a Double. Mark DeRosa went 2 for 4 with a Run, 2 Doubles, and 2 RBI. Jim Edmonds hit a Double and had an RBI. Aramis Ramirez, Juan Pierre, James Loney, Andre Ethier, Alexei Ramirez, B.J. Upton, and Ray Durham each scored a Run. Jermaine Dye and Dioner Navarro each hit Doubles.
James Shields gave up 3 Runs in 6-1/3 Innings with 4 Ks to earn the Win for Tampa. Brett Myers gave up 2 Runs on 2 Hits in 7 Innings with 4 Ks to earn the Win for Philly. Chad Billingsley gave up 1 RUn on 5 Hits in 6 Innings with 6 Ks to earn the Win for the Dodgers. Clayton Richard pitched 3-1/3 Innings of scoreles relief with 5 Ks. Seth McClung threw 2 scoreless Innings of relief. Cory Wade pitched 1-1/3 Innings of scoreless relief. Jonathan Broxton (2 Ks), Salomon Torres, Eric Gagne, and J.P. Howell (2 Ks) each pitched an Inning of scoreless relief. Grant Balfour struck out both batters he faced. Dan Wheeler earned a Save for Tampa. Brad Lidge pitched a perfect 9th to earn his second Save of the series.