Playoffs Fantasy Baseball Players of the Day – 10/5/08

Oct 6, 2008

Sunday, October 5th
Pat Burrell
went 3 for 4 with 2 HRs and 4 RBIs.  Jimmy Rollins went 2 for 4 with a HR.  Jayson Werth hit a solo HR.  Greg Dobbs went 2 for 3.  Ryan Bruan went 2 for 4 with an RBI.  Prince Fielder hit a solo HR.  J.J. Hardy went 2 for 4.  A.J. Pierzynski went 2 for 3 with a Double an RBI, and a Walk.  Jim Thome went 1 for 3 with a Run, a Double, and a Walk.  Ken Griffey, Jr. went 2 for 2 with a Run and a Walk.  Dewayne Wise went 1 for 2 with a Run, a Double, 2 RBI, and a Walk.  Akinori Iwamura went 2 for 5 with an RBI.  B.J. Upton went 2 for 5 with a HR and 2 RBI.  Carlos Pena went 2 for 5.  Dioner Navarro went 2 for 3 with a Run a Double, and a Walk.  Chone Figgins went 3 for 7 with a Run, a Double, and an SB.  Mark Teixeira went 2 for 6 with a Walk.  Vladimir Guerrero went 2 for 4 with a Run, a Double, 2 Walks, and a SB.  Torii Hunter wetn 2 for 6.  Mike Napoli went 3 for 5 with 3 Runs, 2 HRs, and 3 RBI.  Howie Kendrick went 2 for 5.  Jacoby Ellsbury went 2 for 5 with a Run, a Double, 3 RBI, and a Walk.  Kevin Youkilis went 2 for 5 with a Double, an RBI, and a Walk.  Coco Crisp, Jed Lowrie, Jason Varitek, Rocco Baldelli, Brian Anderson, Paul Konerko, Mike Cameron, Shane Victorino and Ryan Howard each scored a Run.  Juan Rivera, Alexei Ramirez and Juan Uribe each had an RBI. 

Joe Blanton gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 6 Innings with 7 Ks to earn the win and wrap up the series for the Phillies.  John Danks gave up 3 Runs in 6-2/3 Innings with 7 Ks to earn the win for the White Sox.  Jered Weaver threw 2 Innings of one-hit scoreless relief with 3 Ks to earn the Win for the Angels.  Yovani Gallardo threw 3 Innings of scoreless one-hit relief.  Chad Bradford threw 2 Innings of scoreless relief.  Manny Parra threw 1-2/3 scoreless Innings of relief with 3 Ks.  K-Rod, Hideki Okajima, Matt Thornton and Brad Lidge each threw 1 Inning of scoreless relief.  Jose Arredondo and Manny Delcarmen each threw 1-2/3 Innings of scoreless relief.  Scot Shields struck out 3 in 2-1/3 Innings of scoreless relief.  Justin Masterson threw 1-1/3 Inning of scoreless relief.  Jonathan Papelbon threw 2 Innings of scoreless relief with 3 Ks.  Bobby Jenks pitched a scoreless ninth to earn the Save for the White Sox.

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2 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. 3rdStoneFromTheSun
    October 6th, 2008 at 4:27 pm #

    I was hoping the Brew Crew would stretch the series out some

  2. LestersLegends
    October 6th, 2008 at 7:18 pm #

    yeah, they were a great story. at least they went for it and made it to the postseason

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