Picks of the day
Bobby Abreu, OF, Yankees
- 8-for-16 (.500) vs. LAA RHP Jon Garland since ’03
- .338 AVG since Aug. 1
- 9-for-24 (.375) vs. LAA RHP Jon Garland since ’03
- Career .335 AVG at Angel Stadium
Bobby Abreu (NYY), 0-for-4
Top 5 current leaders
1. jtfluet5 (Ichiro Suzuki)
2. brian.gray (Derek Jeter)
3. driversmasher77 (Denard Span)
4. bubblegumga (Dustin Pedroia)
4. mwkegg (Mark Teixeira)
4. tu_papi_recive (Ichiro Suzuki)
With the entire Top 5 getting eliminated over the weekend, jtfluet5 emerged as the new BTS leader at 33 games, thanks to 1-for-4 performance from Ichiro Suzuki yesterday.
The leaderboard breakdown also left brian.gray in second place at 31 games after Derek Jeter went 2-for-3 against Seattle, including a solo home run. Third-place competitor driversmasher77 extended his streak to 29 games after a gutsy selection of rookie Denard Span, who went 2-for-4 vs. Detroit.
Moving into a tie for fourth place was bubblegumga, mwkegg and tu_papi_recive, thanks to the reliable bats of Dustin Pedroia (1-for-4), Mark Teixeira (2-for-5) and Ichiro, respectively.
Yesterday’s Top 5 most selected players:
1. Dustin Pedroia (BOS): 9.1%, 1-for-4
2. Bobby Abreu (NYY): 5.9%, 0-for-4
3. Derek Jeter (NYY): 5.9%, 2-for-3
4. Ichiro Suzuki (SEA): 4.6%, 1-for-4
5. Alex Rodriguez (NYY): 3.7%, 0-for-3