Today’s recommended picks
Freddy Sanchez, 2B, Giants
.459 AVG (17-for-37) lifetime vs. D-backs starter Doug Davis
Ryan Braun, OF, Brewers
.471 AVG (8-for-17) lifetime vs. Cubs starter Tom Gorzelanny
Alexei Ramirez, SS, White Sox
.438 AVG (7-for-16) lifetime vs. Twins starter Nick Blackburn
enronshorttrader’s bid to topple Joe D.’s record came up short over the weekend, ending his lengthy streak at 40 games, the eighth-longest mark of the season.
That left GBaby as the new No. 1 with his 38-game run. larrythemailman1 vaulted into second place, at 33 games, while stikid610 and struck00 took over joint possession of third with their 31-game streaks.
Yesterday’s Top 5 most selected players
1. Ichiro Suzuki (SEA): 9.2%, 0-for-3
2. Derek Jeter (NYY): 7.5%, 1-for-3
3. Ryan Ludwick (STL): 6.2%, 0-for-5
4. Brian Roberts (BAL): 4.3%, 1-for-5
5. Joe Mauer (MIN): 3.9%, 2-for-4