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Date Player
5/3/2016 Joey Votto, Cin, 1B
Votto had a three-run dinger during the Reds' loss Monday.

Analysis: Votto has been a fantasy flop with a .668 OPS.
5/3/2016 Kelby Tomlinson, SF, 2B
Tomlinson went 2 for 5 on Monday.

Analysis: Tomlinson is hitting .194.
5/3/2016 Brandon Crawford, SF, SS
Crawford went 2 for 5 with a three-run jack and four RBIs on Monday.

Analysis: Crawford ended his homer drought at 21 games with a bomb against the Reds.
5/3/2016 Brandon Belt, SF, 1B
Belt went 3 for 4 on Monday.

Analysis: He's been solid with a .948 OPS.
5/2/2016 Ángel Pagán, SF, CF
The San Francisco Giants called up outfielder Mac Williamson from Triple-A Sacramento before the start of their three-game series against the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night, a move prompted by Pagan's injury.

Analysis: Pagan has a mildly strained left hamstring. The Giants are hoping he can recover without having to go on the disabled list, and they called up Williamson to help while he's sidelined. Manager Bruce Bochy said Pagan had an MRI on Monday that detected a mild strain. He's expected to miss at least four or five games.
5/2/2016 Mac Williamson, SF, RF
The San Francisco Giants called up Williamson from Triple-A Sacramento before the start of their three-game series against the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night, a move prompted by Angel Pagan's injury.

Analysis: Williamson went 0 for 3 in three games with the Giants this season. He batted .355 with four homers and 18 RBIs in 15 games with Sacramento.
5/2/2016 Zack Cozart, Cin, SS
Cozart was out of the lineup Monday night against the San Francisco Giants because his surgically rebuilt right knee was sore. Cozart had surgery last June to repair two torn ligaments and a tendon.

Analysis: This could be a huge blow for the Reds.
5/2/2016 Josh Ravin, LAD, P
Ravin has been suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball for using a performance-enhancing substance.

Analysis: The 28-year-old pitcher tested positive for Growth Hormone Releasing Peptide 2, the commissioner's office said Monday. Ravin made nine relief appearances for the Dodgers last season, going 2-1 with a 6.75 ERA.
5/2/2016 Joe Mauer, Min, 1B
Mauer went 3 for 4 with an RBI double in Sunday's loss to Detroit.

Analysis: The Twins' franchise face has been one of the very few bright spots during the team's dismal start. Mauer is hitting .337 but with only eight RBIs, as he's often been at the plate with no teammates in scoring position.
5/2/2016 Nick Castellanos, Det, 3B
Castellanos homered and drove in four runs in Sunday's win at Minnesota.

Analysis: The AL's current leader with a .361 average, Castellanos is 8 for 14 with two homers and seven RBIs over his last four games.
5/2/2016 Justin Upton, Det, LF
Upton went 3 for 4 with two runs scored in Sunday's win at Minnesota.

Analysis: Upton has finally got it going after a slow start to his debut season in Detroit. He also had three hits on Friday and socked a three-run homer in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Twins.
5/2/2016 Víctor Martínez, Det, DH
A red-hot Martinez finished 3 for 4 with two runs scored in Sunday's win at Minnesota.

Analysis: The veteran slugger torched Twins pitching over the weekend, going 9 for 13 with five extra-base hits and six runs scored in the three-game series. Martinez is hitting a torrid .516 with three homers and nine RBIs over his last eight games.
5/2/2016 Danny Salazar, Cle, P
Salazar again pitched well in a hard-luck 2-1 loss Sunday at Philadelphia.

Analysis: The Cleveland right-hander allowed just three hits and struck out eight in seven innings, but committed a costly balk in the third brought in the eventual winning run. Salazar draws another tough matchup when the Indians host Kansas City on Friday.
5/2/2016 Danny Salazar, Cle, P
Salazar again pitched well in a hard-luck 2-1 loss Sunday at Philadelphia.

Analysis: The Cleveland right-hander allowed just three hits and struck out eight in seven innings, but committed a costly balk tha
5/2/2016 Yasiel Puig, LAD, RF
Puig stunk yet again Sunday.

Analysis: Puig was 0 for 4 to cap a homestand in which he went 2 for 24 in an inept display of batting.
5/2/2016 Adrián González, LAD, 1B
Gonzalez stunk yet again Sunday.

Analysis: Gonzalez was 0 for 3 to cap a homestand in which he went 0 for 20 with eight strikeouts in a brutal display of batting.
5/2/2016 Vince Velásquez, Phi, P
Velasquez was outstanding once again, tossing six scoreless innings to lead the Phillies to a 2-1 win over Cleveland on Sunday.

Analysis: The impressive right-hander yielded two hits and fanned six to improve to 4-1 in five starts. Velasquez is sporting a 1.44 ERA and has struck out 39 in 31 1/3 innings.
5/2/2016 Drew Pomeranz, SD, P
Pomeranz was a tough-luck loser Sunday.

Analysis: Pomeranz gave up one run and seven innings in seven innings opposite fantasy superstar Clayton Kershaw.
5/2/2016 Clayton Kershaw, LAD, P
Kershaw pitched a three-hitter, struck out 14 and also singled home the only run, leading the Dodgers over the San Diego Padres 1-0 on Sunday.

Analysis: Kershaw next faces a potent Toronto lineup in Canada. He's 10-4 in interleague play.
5/2/2016 John Lackey, ChC, P
Lackey was solid Sunday.

Analysis: Lackey allowed three runs in eight innings and nearly got into a brouhaha with Atlanta catcher Tyler Flowers to liven up a dull afternoon at Wrigley Field.
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