Today’s recommended picks
Matt Kemp, OF, Dodgers
10-for-21 (.476 AVG) lifetime vs. Rockies starter Ubaldo Jimenez
Jason Bartlett, SS, Rays
Hit safely in 11 of 12 G in June
Vladimir Guerrero, OF, Angels
12-for-26 (.462 AVG) since ’04 vs. Rangers starter Vicente Padilla
With recently featured contestant FROD having fallen from the top of the pack, j.harv8 took over as the BTS top dog and extended his streak to 33 games with Michael Young’s 1-for-3 performance yesterday.
bbennett71032 got just enough from Ichiro Suzuki (1-for-5) to become only the second BTS player to own a hit streak of at least 30 games. Braves10, who picked Ryan Braun (1-for-3), and CheckMark, who went with Joe Mauer (2-for-5), are tied for third place at 28 games.
Yesterday’s Top 5 most selected players
1. David Wright (NYM): 9.9%, 0-for-3
2. Joe Mauer (MIN): 8.2%, 2-for-5
3. Ryan Braun (MIL): 7.7%, 1-for-3
4. Ichiro Suzuki (SEA): 7.3%, 1-for-5
5. Albert Pujols (STL): 7.2%, 1-for-3