Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (May 24th) – Updated Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings
Chris Young went 3-5 and launched a 3 run, 9th inning go ahead home run in front of his family as the A’s turned a 5-3 hole into a 6-5 victory over the Astros.
Jordan Zimmermann pitched 7 strong innings, letting up only 2 runs, as the Nationals kept the Phillies from gaining ground on them with the 5-2 victory.
Michael Cuddyer doubled home 2 runs in the first and then homered in the 6th as the Rockies beat the Giants in pitcher friendly AT&T Park, 5-0.
They all owned baseball on May 24th, 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
Carlos Gonzalez – 3
Justin Upton - 3
Brandon Belt - 2
Zack Cozart – 2
Andrew McCutchen - 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 - 4
Jose Bautista – 2
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
Anibal Sanchez – 2
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day:
Alexi Amarista, Brett Anderson, J. P. Arencibia, Bronson Arroyo, Homer Bailey, Scott Barnes, Carlos Beltran, Adrian Beltre, Gregor Blanco, Domonic Brown, Mark Buehrle, Madison Bumgarner, Lorenzo Cain, Robinson Cano, Yoenis Cespedes, Bartolo Colon, Carlos Corporan, Michael Cuddyer, 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, Jason Grilli, Jeremy Guthrie, Dan Haren, Adeiny Hechavarria, Aaron Hicks, Raul Ibanez, Adam Jones, Matt Joyce, Scott Kazmir, Howie Kendrick, Jason Kipnis, Hiroki Kuroda, Francisco Liriano, James Loney, Evan Longoria, Jed Lowrie, Lance Lynn, Manny Machado, Paul Maholm, Joe Mauer, Brian McCann, Brandon McCarthy, 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, 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, C. J. Wilson, Chris Young, Ryan Zimmerman
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WOB Stands For ‘Who Owned Baseball’ It is based on a Daily Look at the best players from the baseball games the day before. Our Lead Writer – Paul Francis Sullivan – (please call him ‘Sully’), keeps a running total for the yearly leaders every day – and we will update the standings here every day.
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