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|5/28/2016||Adam Morgan, Phi, P|
|Morgan was crushed Friday.
Analysis: Morgan gave up six runs and eight hits and dropped his third straight start.
|5/28/2016||Ben Zobrist, ChC, 2B|
|Zobrist extended his hitting streak to 13 games with a double and single Friday.
Analysis: Zobrist is hitting .440 in his run.
|5/28/2016||Jorge Soler, ChC, LF|
|Soler drilled a dinger Friday.
Analysis: Soler is scuffling with a .214 average.
|5/28/2016||Kris Bryant, ChC, 3B|
|Bryant drilled a dinger Friday.
Analysis: Bryant has jacks in four of his last seven games as the Cubs look World Series bound.
|5/28/2016||Tyler Chatwood, Col, P|
|Chatwood became the sixth Rockies pitcher to go seven or more innings, allow no earned runs and walk none at Coors Field in Friday's win over the Giants.
Analysis: Chatwood threw seven masterful innings and is even finding success at Coors Field after being so dominant on the road. His home ERA is 5.10, while his road mark is a scant 0.53, which is tops in the league among starters.
|5/28/2016||John Lamb, Cin, P|
|Lamb was slaughtered Friday.
Analysis: Lamb was shelled for six runs and seven hits in 3 2/3 innings in losing his third straight start.
|5/28/2016||Jonathan Lucroy, Mil, C|
|Lucroy had a solo shot and drove in three runs Friday.
Analysis: Lucroy is solid with a .818 OPS.
|5/28/2016||Aaron Hill, Mil, 3B|
|Hill hit two solo homers as he had three hits, two runs and two RBIs Friday.
Analysis: Hill ended a pathetic RBI drought at 12 games.
|5/28/2016||Jonathan Villar, Mil, SS|
|Villar had three hits, two runs and two RBIs Friday.
Analysis: Villar has a .939 OPS this month.
|5/28/2016||Adam Duvall, Cin, LF|
|Duvall had a three-run dinger Friday.
Analysis: Duvall has hit jacks in three of his last five games.
|5/28/2016||Jonathon Niese, Pit, P|
|Niese outpitched Cole Hamels with six strong innings Friday.
Analysis: Niese threw five shutout innings before Adrian Beltre's leadoff homer in the sixth. The left-hander scattered seven hits with a walk and two strikeouts.
|5/28/2016||Cole Hamels, Tex, P|
|Hamels' win streak ended at 12 games Friday.
Analysis: Hamels gave up eight hits and six runs - five earned - in 4 2/3 innings, his shortest outing since the start before throwing a no-hitter in his final appearance for Philadelphia last July 25. He came to the Rangers in a trading deadline deal six days later.
|5/28/2016||Jung Ho Kang, Pit, 3B|
|Kang had two hits and three RBIs on Friday night.
Analysis: Kang needs more ABs with a 1.097 OPS.
|5/28/2016||David Freese, Pit, 3B|
|Freese was 3 for 5 on Friday night.
Analysis: Freese has crushed lefties for a .357 average.
|5/28/2016||Starling Marte, Pit, LF|
|Marte was 3 for 4 with a jack Friday night.
Analysis: Marte is 10 for 31 in a seven-game tear.
|5/28/2016||Christian Friedrich, SD, P|
|Friedrich threw seven shutout innings, allowing three hits with five strikeouts and a walk for San Diego on Friday night.
Analysis: The win was Friedrich's first since July 13, 2012, against Philadelphia." I didn't know that it had been four years," said Friedrich, who signed a minor-league deal with the Padres on March 3 after being designated for assignment by Colorado.
|5/28/2016||Derek Norris, SD, C|
|Norris was 2 for 3 with a jack and three RBIs Friday night.
Analysis: Norris is horrible with a .591 OPS.
|5/28/2016||Matt Kemp, SD, RF|
|Kemp was 3 for 5 with a jack Friday night.
Analysis: Kemp was in a 3-for-33 slump.
|5/28/2016||Yangervis Solarte, SD, 3B|
|Solarte homered from both sides of the plate Friday night.
Analysis: Solarte is glad to be off the couch. He also homered in the Padres' last game Wednesday in San Francisco. He only has been back in the lineup for a week after missing 38 games with a strained right hamstring. "I was definitely anxious watching the games," Solarte said through an interpreter.
|5/28/2016||Chasen Shreve, NYY, P|
|Shreve is on the DL with a shoulder injury.
Analysis: He is 1-1 with a 5.21 ERA in 19 relief appearances this season.
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