This will be my first Daily Minyan and it will feature 11 players, not 10. I neglected the fact that Jose Bautista is playing 3B for the Blue Jays this year. As Jackie Gleason would say, “And away we go!!”
Brad Ausmus, C – Los Angeles Dodgers
Brad didn’t see any action in the Dodgers game against the Rockies.
Jose Bautista, 3B – Toronto Blue Jays
Jose didn’t see any action in the Blue Jays game against the A’s.
Ryan Braun, OF, 3B – Milwaukee Brewers
Ryan went 0-for-4, with two strike outs in the Brewers game against the Mets.
Craig Breslow, P – Minnesota Twins
Craig didn’t see any action in the Twins game game against the Angels.
Scott Feldman, P – Texas Rangers
Scott didn’t see any action in the Rangers game against the Royals.
John Grabow, P, Pittsburgh Pirates
John didn’t see any action in the Pirates game against the Braves.
Gabe Kapler, OF – Tampa Bay Rays
Gabe entered the game as a replacement for B.J. Upton, who left due to right quadriceps tightness. He went 2-for-3 with a double. His average is currently below the Mendoza line, at .174.
Ian Kinsler, 2B – Texas Rangers
Ian went 2-for-4, with a solo homer (4), 2 runs scored, a walk and 2 stolen bases (5,6). His batting average now stands at .460.
Jason Marquis, P – Colorado Rockies
Jason didn’t start in the Rockies game against the Dodgers.
Scott Schoeneweis, P – Arizona Diamondbacks
Scott faced one hitter, Pablo Sandoval, who singled. His ERA is now 4.50.
Kevin Youkilis, 1B, 3B – Boston Red Sox
Youk went 1-for-2 with a double and scored a run in the Red Sox game against the Orioles.
Macher (Big Shot) of the Day – Ian Kinsler