Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (May 21st) – Updated Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings
Max Scherzer pitched 8 strong against the first place Indians, striking out 7 and walking 1 as the Tigers pulled a game closer, winning 5-1.
Gregor Blanco stole a base and scored the first and then hit the 2 out, 2 strike bottom of the 9th game tying triple that set up the dramatic 4-2 Giants win over the Nationals.
Adam Wainwright pitched 7 1/3 innings, letting up only 4 hits and one walk as the Cardinals manhandled the Padres, 10-2.
And while it was a hard decision, I guess Mike Trout had an OK day. He went 4-5 with a single, a double, a triple and a homer, and that would be the cycle. He also drove in 5 runs and stole a base. I guess that is a good enough day to own baseball.
They all owned baseball on May 21st, 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 – today 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 – 3
Justin Upton – 3
Brandon Belt – 2
Zack Cozart – 2
Carlos Gonzalez – 2
Brandon Phillips – 2
Buster Posey – 2
Wilin Rosario – 2
Troy Tulowitzki – 2
Leaders for the National League Pitcher
Adam Wainwright – 5
Clayton Kershaw – 4
Matt Harvey –3
Shelby Miller – 3
A.J. Burnett – 2
Patrick Corbin – 2
Jaime Garcia– 2
Gio Gonzalez – 2
Cliff Lee – 2
Travis Wood – 2
Barry Zito – 2
Leaders for American League Hitter
Miguel Cabrera – 3
Prince Fielder – 2
Travis Hafner – 2
Austin Jackson – 2
Justin Maxwell – 2
Leaders for American League Pitcher
Clay Buchholz – 4
Matt Moore– 4
Yu Darvish – 3
Jon Lester -3
Alex Cobb– 2
R.A. Dickey – 2
Felix Hernandez – 2
Derek Holland – 2
Justin Masterson – 2
Chris Sale – 2
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day:
Alexi Amarista, Brett Anderson, J. P. Arencibia, Bronson Arroyo, Homer Bailey, Jose Bautista, Carlos Beltran, Adrian Beltre, Gregor Blanco, Domonic Brown, Mark Buehrle, Madison Bumgarner, Lorenzo Cain, Robinson Cano, Yoenis Cespedes, Bartolo Colon, Carlos Corporan, Chris Davis, Wade Davis, Jorge De La Rosa, Scott Diamond, Stephen Drew, Jacoby Ellsbury, Edwin Encarnacion, Scott Feldman, Jose Fernandez, Yan Gomes, Adrian Gonzalez, Alex Gordon, Zack Greinke, A.J. Griffin, Jeremy Guthrie, Dan Haren, Adeiny Hechavarria, Aaron Hicks, Raul Ibanez, Adam Jones, Matt Joyce, Scott Kazmir, Howie Kendrick, Jason Kipnis, Hiroki Kuroda, James Loney, Evan Longoria, Jed Lowrie, Lance Lynn, Manny Machado, Paul Maholm, Joe Mauer, Brian McCann, Brandon McCarthy, Andrew McCutchen, Michael McKenry, Will Middlebrooks, Mike Minor, Justin Morneau, Brandon Moss, Mike Napoli, Daniel Nava, Ricky Nolasco, Bud Norris, Lyle Overbay, Angel Pagan, Gerardo Parra, Andy Pettitte, David Phelps, A. J. Pierzynski, Albert Pujols, Wandy Rodriguez, Sergio Romo, Adam Rosales, CC Sabathia, Anibal Sanchez, Gaby Sanchez, Ervin Santana, Max Scherzer, Marco Scutaro, James Shields, Andrelton Simmons, Drew Smyly, Travis Snider, Giancarlo Stanton, Stephen Strasburg, Drew Stubbs, Jose Tabata, Nick Tepesch, Chris Tillman, Mike Trout, Matt Tuiasosopo, Jordany Valdespin, Jason Vargas, Will Venable, Edinson Volquez, Joey Votto, Neil Walker, Rickie Weeks, Matt Wieters, Jake Westbrook, Matt Wieters, Ryan Zimmerman
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