Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (May 7th) + Updated Yearly WOB Standings
Matt Harvey may not have pitched a perfect game, or a no hitter, or even get credit for the Mets 1-0 win over the White Sox. But any pitcher who throws 9 innings, no runs, no walks, 1 hit and 12 strikeouts is going to be honored here.
Shin-Soo Choo hit a pair of home runs including the walk off shot with 2 outs in the 9th as the Reds stunned the Braves, 5-4
Scott Diamond threw his fourth straight good start. He pitched 7 shutout innings against the Red Sox, surrendering only 3 hits and no walks as the Twins won 6-1.
Matt Wieters drove in 3 of Baltimore’s 4 runs including the 8th inning go ahead tally as the Orioles squeaked by the Royals, 4-3.
They all owned baseball on May 07, 2013
My explanation for “Who Owns Baseball” can be found here.
At the end of the year, we will tally up who owned baseball the most individual days and see how it compares to the final MVP and Cy Young vote.
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To View The List of just the nightly winners (WOB dedicated Page) starting from Mar.31/2013 – click here
So let’s update the tally taking into account their heroics last night.
Players with Multiple Votes:
Leaders for the National League Hitter
Bryce Harper – 4
Shin-Soo Choo – 2
Zack Cozart – 2
Buster Posey - 2
Wilin Rosario - 2
Justin Upton - 2
Troy Tulowitzki - 2
Leaders for the National League Pitcher
Clayton Kershaw – 3
Adam Wainwright – 3
A.J. Burnett – 2
Jaime Garcia- 2
Gio Gonzalez – 2
Matt Harvey -2
Cliff Lee – 2
Shelby Miller - 2
Barry Zito - 2
Leaders for American League Hitter
Miguel Cabrera - 2
Prince Fielder – 2
Travis Hafner - 2
Austin Jackson - 2
Justin Maxwell – 2
Leaders for American League Pitcher
Clay Buchholz – 4
Alex Cobb- 2
Yu Darvish – 2
Derek Holland – 2
Matt Moore- 2
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day:
Alexi Amarista, Brett Anderson, J. P. Arencibia, Bronson Arroyo, Homer Bailey, Brandon Belt, Carlos Beltran, Adrian Beltre, Domonic Brown, Madison Bumgarner, Lorenzo Cain, Robinson Cano, Yoenis Cespedes, Bartolo Colon, Carlos Corporan, Chris Davis, Wade Davis, Scott Diamond, R.A. Dickey, Stephen Drew, Jacoby Ellsbury, Edwin Encarnacion, Scott Feldman, Jose Fernandez, Adrian Gonzalez, Carlos Gonzalez, Alex Gordon, A.J. Griffin, Jeremy Guthrie, Dan Haren, Adeiny Hechavarria, Felix Hernandez, Adam Jones, Howie Kendrick, Hiroki Kuroda, Jon Lester, James Loney, Jed Lowrie, Lance Lynn, Manny Machado, Paul Maholm, Justin Masterson, Joe Mauer, Andrew McCutchen, Michael McKenry, Will Middlebrooks, Brandon Moss, Mike Napoli, Daniel Nava, Bud Norris, Angel Pagan, Gerardo Parra, Andy Pettitte, Brandon Phillips, A. J. Pierzynski, Buster Posey, Albert Pujols, Wandy Rodriguez, Sergio Romo, CC Sabathia, Anibal Sanchez, Gaby Sanchez, Ervin Santana, James Shields, Andrelton Simmons, Drew Smyly, Giancarlo Stanton, Drew Stubbs, Nick Tepesch, Chris Tillman, Matt Tuiasosopo, Jordany Valdespin, Jason Vargas, Will Venable, Edinson Volquez, Rickie Weeks, Matt Weiters, Jake Westbrook, Matt Wieters, Travis Wood, Ryan Zimmerman
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