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|7/25/2014||Derek Norris, C (Oak)||Norris was 3 for 4 on Thursday.
Analysis: Norris has enjoyed a strong fantasy year with a .890 OPS that marks the best of his young career.
|7/25/2014||Jed Lowrie, SS (Oak)||Lowrie was 3 for 5 on Thursday.
Analysis: Lowrie is hitting .357 against the Astros.
|7/25/2014||Matt Garza, P (Mil)||Garza got back to the .500 mark Thursday, recording his seventh victory in a 9-1 win over the Mets.
Analysis: Gee, who gave up one run over eight innings, was much more impressive than in his previous start when he recorded just one out and gave up five runs against the Nationals.
|7/25/2014||Stephen Vogt, C (Oak)||Vogt was excellent Thursday.
Analysis: Vogt was 2 for 5 with three RBIs for the A's. He's hitting .357 in part-time duty.
|7/25/2014||Dillon Gee, P (NYM)||Gee lost his second straight start in Thursday's 9-1 loss at Milwaukee, surrendering six runs in five innings.
Analysis: Gee has allowed 10 runs over 10 innings in his back-to-back defeats.
|7/25/2014||Brandon Moss, 1B (Oak)||Moss hit a grand slam Thursday.
Analysis: Moss is up to three slams this year so he has been impressive.
|7/25/2014||Carlos Gomez, CF (Mil)||Gomez was 2 for 4 with his 52nd RBI in a 9-1 win over the Mets on Thursday.
Analysis: Gomez is 12 for 31 (.387) over his last eight games with eight runs scored.
|7/25/2014||Jonathan Lucroy, C (Mil)||Lucroy was 2 for 4 with his 12th homer of the season and third in three days in Thursday's 9-1 win over the Mets.
Analysis: Lucroy has gone 2 for 4 in three straight games after going 3 for 30 in his eight previous contests.
|7/25/2014||Seth Smith, LF (SD)||Smith was 3 for 4 and scored two runs in Thursday's 13-3 win over the Cubs.
Analysis: Smith owns a .388 batting average over his last 16 games.
|7/25/2014||Edwin Jackson, P (ChC)||Jackson continued to struggle in Thursday's 13-3 loss to San Diego, giving up five runs - four earned - and seven hits over five innings.
Analysis: After an encouraging start, Jackson continues to fade back to his 2013 form, going 2-8 over his last 12 starts with a 7.19 ERA.
|7/25/2014||Tyson Ross, P (SD)||Ross won his second straight start Thursday, giving up a run over six innings in a 13-3 road victory over the Cubs.
Analysis: Ross is 3-4 with a 1.47 ERA over his last seven starts.
|7/25/2014||Aaron Harang, P (Atl)||Harang was solid Thursday though he came away without a decision in a 3-2 loss to Miami, yielding two runs in seven innings.
Analysis: Harang is 4-0 with a 2.20 ERA over his last six starts.
|7/25/2014||Henderson Alvarez, P (Mia)||Alvarez earned his seventh win of the season in Thursday's 3-2 victory at Atlanta.
Analysis: Alvarez is 5-2 with a 1.89 ERA over his last 12 games.
|7/25/2014||Justin Upton, LF (Atl)||Upton was 3 for 4 with his 23rd double in Thursday's 3-2 loss to Miami.
Analysis: Upton is hitting .367 over his last 16 games with 11 runs scored and 10 driven in.
|7/25/2014||Cole Hamels, P (Phi)||Hamels won for the third time in four starts Thursday, limiting San Francisco to a run in eight innings in a 2-1 victory.
Analysis: Hamels owns a 1.88 ERA over his last four games, striking out 31 in 28 2-3 innings.
|7/25/2014||Tim Hudson, P (SF)||Hudson gave up two runs - both unearned - and eight hits over six innings in a 2-1 loss at Philadelphia on Thursday.
Analysis: Hudson has posted quality starts in three of his last four outings and owns a 2.65 ERA on the season.
|7/25/2014||Marlon Byrd, RF (Phi)||Byrd was 2 for 4 with his 59th RBI in a 2-1 win over San Francisco on Thursday.
Analysis: Byrd is 10 for 27 over his last six games.
|7/25/2014||Delmon Young, LF (Bal)||Young was 2 for 4 with his fourth homer of the season in Thursday's 4-0 win at Seattle.
Analysis: Young has plenty of pop, as shown by his .455 slugging percentage, but he simply doesn't play often enough to be a valuable asset in fantasy. Thursday marked his 46th game of the season.
|7/25/2014||Wei-Yin Chen, P (Bal)||Chen won his fourth straight start Thursday, yielding five hits over eight scoreless innings in a 4-0 victory at Seattle.
Analysis: Chen is 4-0 with a 2.92 ERA over his last four outings.
|7/25/2014||Chris Capuano, P (NYY)||Capuano has been put on the New York Yankees major league roster, a day after he was acquired from the Colorado Rockies.
Analysis: The 35-year-old Capuano was 1-1 with a 4.55 ERA in 28 relief appearances for Boston, which released him July 1. He was four starts at Triple-A and Double-A for the Rockies.
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