Daily Trends: May 9th
Friday's report highlights some matchups that you might consider going with or against in your daily lineup.
Friday is the time to reflect. That is until Friday night when it is time to forget. Here are some of the more intriguing batter versus pitcher matchups for Friday the 9th of May.
Miguel Cabrera is elite. Miggy is finally hitting. He could explode Friday against Phil Hughes (who doesn't?). The numbers are astounding: .536 average, five homers and 12 RBIs in 28 at-bats. Makes the work that Torii Hunter has done pale in comparison (.471 in 17 ABs). Victor Martinez is also batting .333 over 21 at-bats in the matchup. No homers against Hughes though he does have three in his last four games.
Mark Ellis rips up Francisco Liriano to the tun of a homer, four RBIs an a .571 batting average in 14 at-bats. Teammate Jhonny Peralta also has success against the hard throwing lefty as he's batting .325 over the course of 40...