GARY SHEFFIELD (LAN) -- AL Batter of the Block
Los Angeles outfielder Gary Sheffield was on fire in block 7. He batted .391 with an OBP of .506. Of his 25 hits, 15 were for extra bases including an AL leading 9 home runs. He slugged an impressive .938 for the period.
BRIAN GILES (PIN) -- NL Batter of the Block
Pittsburgh outfielder Brian Giles led the NL in numerous offensive categories in the block. He led with his 8 Home Runs and .418 batting average. He also drove in 25 (2nd) and had an OBP of .568.
MIKE MUSSINA (LAN) -- AL Pitcher of the Block
Joining teammate Gary Sheffield was starting pitcher Mike Mussina. He had an impressive block, going 4-0 in 4 starts including 2 complete games and 1 shutout. In 34 innings he allowed only 22 hits and 5 walks. ERA was 1.85 for the block.
JASON DAVIS (NYA) -- NL Pitcher of the Block
New York starter Jason Davis won all 3 of his starts in the block. In 20 innings of work he allowed only 16 hits and an ERA of 2.25.