Dustin Pedroia, 2B Boston Red Sox
Pedroia was a one man wrecking crew against the Rays on Sunday night, providing just enough offense to power the ‘Sox past the Rays in 16 innings. Pedroia’s power numbers have also started to pick up, with two homers in the past week.
Matt Kemp, OF, Los Angeles Dodgers
Kemp has continued his MVP campaign with 2 more home runs last week. This guy simply hasn’t show any sign of slowing down all year.
Josh Beckett, SP, Boston Red Sox
Beckett Didn’t get the win in his last start, but still pitched 8 innings of 1 hit ball. Before that he had wins in his last two starts and has really started to pitch well lately.
Aramis Ramirez, 3B, Chicago Cubs
Ramirez name is starting to show up in trade speculations and he has done nothing but increase his stock lately. He now sits at a .300 batting average on the year with 16 home runs.
Hanley Ramirez, SS, Florida Marlins
Hanley has finally started to turn things around after being a huge disappointment for much of the first half. He hit .412 with a home run and 5 RBI’s in the shortened week last week.
Albert Pujols, 1B, St. Louis Cardinals
Pujols has rebounded nicely since coming off the DL, homering in 2 of his last 3 games.
Dan Uggla, 2B, Atlanta Braves
After a miserable first half, Uggla has hit fire, hitting 3 homeruns last week and adding two more Tuesday night. His average still sits at just .192 but he is currently in the midst of an 11 game hitting streak.
Jacoby Ellsbury, OF, Boston Red Sox
Ellsbury gave fantasy owners a little bit of everything last week, hitting .467 with two homers, 9 RBI’s and 2 stolen bases.
Asdrubal Cabrera, SS, Cleveland Indians
The Indians All-Star shortstop added 3 more homers last week.