Today’s recommended picks
Brian McCann, C, Braves
.478 AVG (11-for-23) lifetime vs. Mets starter Mike Pelfrey
Denard Span, OF, Twins
.500 AVG (10-for-20) lifetime vs. White Sox starter Mark Buehrle
Clint Barmes, 2B, Rockies
.583 AVG (7-for-12) lifetime vs. Padres starter Tim Stauffer
The good times continued for GBaby, who pushed his BTS-leading streak to 40 games thanks to a 2-for-4 night from Albert Pujols. It marked the ninth time this season a contestant reached that plateau.
Behind GBaby in the standings, larrythemailman1 moved up to 35 games on the strength of Joey Votto’s 3-for-4 performance, while stikid610 and struck00 both went with Pujols to wind up at 33 games.
Chone Figgins came through with a 3-for-5 night to bump andy0816’s streak up to 29 games, and hacklfam kept pace with a 1-for-3 effort from Ryan Braun.
Yesterday’s Top 5 most selected players
1. Derek Jeter (NYY): 15.5%, 1-for-4
2. Ichiro Suzuki (SEA): 8.8%, 1-for-4
3. Albert Pujols (STL): 6.4%, 2-for-4
4. Joey Votto (CIN): 4.1%, 3-for-4
5. Joe Mauer (MIN): 3.1%, 1-for-3