Sunday, July 27th
MIke Jacobs
went 3 for 4 with 2 Runs, 2 HRs, and 5 RBI.  Geoff Blum hit a couple of HRs and had 4 RBI.  Ivan Rodriguez and Brad Ausmus went 4 for 4.  Fred Lewis also had 4 Hits.  Billy Butler and Shane Victorino each had 4 RBI.  Raul Ibanez, David Wright, Fernando Tatis, Scott Podsednik(2 SBs), Jeff Baker (3 Runs), Guillermo Quiroz (3 RBI), Ryan Braun, Alfonso Soriano (3 RBI), Gerald Laird, Kurt Suzuki (3 RBI), Mark Kotsay, Conor Jackson (3 Runs), David Ortiz, Jacoby Ellsbury, and Stephen Drew each had 3 Hits.  Garrett Atkins, Hank Blaylock, Martin Prado, Manny Ramirez, and Miguel Tejada each had 3 RBI.  Dan Uggla scored 3 Runs.

Johan Santana tossed a Complete Game giving up 1 Run on 6 Hits with 5 Ks to improve to 9-7 with a 2.93 ERA.  Jarrod Washburn gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits in 8 Innings to improve to 5-9.  Nick Blackburn (7 Innings, 1 Run, 4 Hits) and Jeremy Sowers (8 Innings, 2 Runs, 3 Hits go no-decisions.  Zach Miner gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings with 5 Ks to improve to 5-3 with a 3.65 ERA.  Ubalod Jimenez tossed 6 scoreless Innings to improve to 7-9 with a 3.80 ERA.  Garrett Olson gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings to improve to 7-5.  Jake Peavy gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits in 7 Innings with 10 Ks to improve to 8-6 with a 2.67 ERA.  Paul Maholm gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits in 7 Innings with 9 Ks, but got a no-decision.  Clayton Kershaw tossed 6 scoreless Innings allowing 4 Hits while striking out 5 for his first career Win.  Randy Johnson tossed 7 scoreless Innings to improve to 8-7.  It was his 292nd Win.  Jon Lester gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 9-3 with a 3.17 ERA.

Friday, July 18th
Garrett Anderson
went 4 for 4 with 2 Runs, a HR, and 5 RBI.  Ivan Rodriguez went 4 for 4 with 2 Runs, a HR, and 2 RBI.  Delmon Young also had 4 Hits.  Nomar Garciaparra went 3 for 5 with 2 Runs, 2 HRs, and 3 RBI.  Luke Scott hit a pair of HRs and had 3 RBI.  Raul Ibanez went 3 for 4 with 2 Runs, a Grand Slam, and 4 RBI.  Billy Butler had 4 RBI.  A-Rod, Miguel Tejada, Hunter Pence, Alexi Casilla, Jermaine Dye, Jody Gerut, Brian Giles, Albert Pujols, Rick Ankiel (3 RBI), Conor Jackson, Orlando Hudson, and Jamie Burke each had 3 Hits.  Robinson Cano, Ryan Ludwick, Jose Lopez, Prince Fielder, Mike Cameron, and Brian McCann each had 3 RBI.

C.C. Sabathia threw a Complete Game allowing 1 Run on 4 Hits with 10 Ks to improve to 3-0 with a 1.87 ERA with Milwaukee.  Overall, he’s 9-8 with a 3.51 ERA.  Glen Perkins tossed 6 scoreless three-hit Innings to improve to 7-2 with a 3.84 ERA.  James Shields gave up 1 Run on 4  Hits in 7 Innings to improve to 8-6 with a 3.69 ERA.  A.J. Burnett gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings with 6 Ks, but lost.  Mike Mussina gave up 1 Run in 6 Innings with 6 Ks to improve to 12-6 with a 3.49 ERA. Bronson Arroyo gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in 8 Innings to improve to 8-7.  Jamie Moyer gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in 6 Innings to improve to 9-6.  Brian Moehler (7 Innings, 1 Run, 4 Hits) and Ted Lilly (7 Innings, 1 Run, 6 Ks) each got no-decisions.  Felix Hernandez gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits with 8 Ks to improve to 7-6 with a 2.95 ERA.

Sunday, July 6th
Cody Ross
went 3 for 5 with a Double, a HR, and 5 RBI.  J.J. Hardy had 3 Hits, including 2 HRs, and 4 RBI.  Kevin Millar, Yunel Escobar, and Ivan Rodriguez each had 4 Hits.  Ty Wiggington had 3 Hits including a Grand Slam.  Chipper Jones went 3 for 4 with 3 Runs, a Triple, a HR, and 4 Walks.  Adam Dunn, Nate McLouth, Jeff Mathis, Aramis Ramirez, each had 3 RBI.  Carlos Pena, Ian Kinsler, Jose Reyes, Carlos Beltran, Ramon Vazquez, Andre Ethier, Emmanuel Burriss, Adam Jones, Bill Hall (3 RBI), Ryan Theriot, Derrick Lee, Ryan Braun, Mark Teixeira (3 RBI), David Murphy (3 RBI), Nick Markakis (3 RBI), and Hunter Pence each had 3 Hits.  Brian Roberts, Mike Jacobs, and Corey Hart each scored 3 Runs.

Jon Garland tossed a Complete Game allowing 1 Run to improve to 8-5 with a 3.76 ERA.  Oliver Perez gave up 4 Hits with 6 Ks in a 7 Inning no-decision.   Nate Robinson gave up 1 Run on 4 Hits in a 9 Inning no-decision.  James Shields gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in 7 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 7-5 with a 3.64 ERA.  John Danks gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in 6-1/3 Innings with 9 Ks to improve to 6-4 with a 2.52 ERA.  Sean Marshall gave up 1 Run in 6 Innings to win his first game of the year.  Cesar Jimenez pitched four Innings of scoreless relief.  Randy Johnson gave up 1 Run on 3 Hits in 6-1/3 Innings with 10 Ks to improve to 5-7.  Kyle Kendrick gave up 1 Run in a 6 Inning no-decision.

I am going out of town today so I won’t be able to post the July 5th and 6th editions of the FBPoD.  Enjoy the holiday everyone!

Thursday, July 3rd
Aubrey Huff
cracked 2 HRs and drove in 3 Runs.  J.J. Hardy, Matt Joyce, and Mark Grudzielanek each had 4 Hits.  Jeff Baker had 4 RBI.  Corey Hart, Ichiro Suzuki, Jose Lopez, Pedro Feliz, Brandon Phillips (3 RBI), and Cody Ross each had 3 Hits.  Chad Tracy, Jose Reyes, Carlos Delgado, Ivan Rodriguez, and Jose Guillen each had 3 RBI.

Jon Lester threw a five-hit Complete Game Shutout to improve to 7-3 with a 3.21 ERA.  Cole Hamels gave up 1 Run on 5 Hits in 8-2/3 Innigs with 7 Ks to improve to 9-5 with a 3.22 ERA.  Manny Parra tossed 6 scoreless Innings, but took a no-decision.  Johnny Cueto gave up 3 Runs in 7 Innings with 8 Ks to improve to 7-8.  Chad Billingsley gave up 2 unearned Runs in 8 Innings to improve to 8-7 with a 3.12 ERA.  Mark Redman gave up 2 Runs in a 6 Inning no-decision.  Justin Duchscherer gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings to improve to 9-5 with a 1.96 ERA.  Javier Vazquez pitched a Complete Game giving up 3 Runs on 4 Hits with 10 Ks, but took the Loss.  Mike Pelfrey gave up 1 Run in Inniings to improve to 6-6.  Justin Verlander gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings to improve to 5-9.

Monday, June 16th
Ryan Howard
went 3 for 5 with 2 Runs, a Triple, 2 HRs, and 4 RBI.  Marcus Thames hit 2 HRs and drove in 3 Runs.  Carlos Beltran hit a pair of solo HRs.  Fred Lewis had 3 RBI.  Jimmy Rollins (3 RBI), Dustin Pedroia, Macier Izturis, John Bowker (3 RBI), and Ivan Rodriguez each had 3 Hits.

Jair Jurrjens tossed 7-2/3 scoreless Innings with 7 Ks to improve to 7-3 with a 3.43 ERA.  Cole Hamels gave up 2 Runs in 7 Innings to improve to 7-4 with a 3.23 ERA.  Andrew Miller gave up 1 Run on 6 Hits in 7 Innings to improve to 5-5.  Justin Verlander gave up 1 Earned Runs with 7 Ks in a 6 Inning no-decision.

Saturday, June 14th
Mike Aviles went 4 for 5 with 4 Runs, 2 Doubles, a HR, and 2 RBI.  Kevin Kouzmanoff hit a 10th Inning Grand Slam.  Andre Ethier had 4 RBI.  Reed Johnson, Jose Bastista, John Buck, Jesus Flores, and Mark Teixeira each had 3 RBI.  Derrick Lee, James Loney, Delwyn Young, Ivan Rodriguez, Kevin Youkilis, Brian Roberts, Adam Jones, Jody Gerut, Delmon Young, Johnny Damon, Carlos Lee (3 RBI), Brian Buscher (3 RBI), Orlando Hudson, Kurt Suzuki and Brandon Jones each had 3 Hits.  Magglio Ordonez and A-Rod each scored 3 Runs.

Rich Harden gave up 1 Hit with 9 Ks in 6 scoreless Innings to improve to 4-0 with a 2.53 ERA. Jason Marquis gave up 1 Run in 7 Innings to improve to 5-3.  Tim Wakefield gave up 2 Runs in a 7 Inning no-decision.  Edison Volquez gave up 2 Earned Runs with 9 Ks in a 7 Inning no-decision.  His ERA sits at 1.64.  Kyle Lohse gave up 2 Runs on 4 Hits in 8 Innings to improve to 8-2 with a 3.77 ERA.  Another ex-Twin, Matt Garza gave up 1 Run on 3 Hits in 7 Innings to improve to 5-3.  Jorge de la Rosa struck out 8 in 5 scoreless Innings.  John Danks struck out 6 in 6 scoreless Innings.  Cliff Lee gave up 2 Runs with 6 Ks in a 6-1/3 Inning no-decision.  Jeff Suppan gave up 2 Runs with 5 Ks in a 7 Inning no-decision.  Luke Hovechar gave up 2 Earned Runs in 7 Innings to improve to 4-5.  Matt Cain struck out 11 while allowing 3 Runs in 7 Innings.  Tyler Clippard gave up 2 Runs in 6 Innings for his first Win of the year.  Erik Bedard gave up 2 Runs with 9 Ks in a 6 Inning no-decision.


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