Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (April.15) – Updated MLB Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings
Josh Donaldson got three hits including a tie breaking RBI in the 11th to give the A’s a dramatic 10-9 win in Anaheim.
Joey Votto got on base 5 times with 4 hits, a game tying RBI and scored in the key 7th inning rally as the Reds squeaked past the Pirates, 7-5..
Robbie Ross Jr. pitched shutout ball into the 8th inning, walking none and finishing with 7 2/3 innings and the 5-0 Rangers win over the Mariners.
Tom Koehler threw 7 innings of 1 hit shutout ball, leading the Marlins to an 11-2 blowout of the Nationals.
They owned baseball on April.15, 2014.
To view the Yearly Leaders for Who Owned Baseball Standings, plus see who gained 1/2 WOB’s – Click the READ THE REST OF THIS ENTRY ICON OR SCROLL DOWN.
Earning 1/2 WOBs in losing efforts.
Mike Trout went 3 for 6 including a dramatic bottom of the 9th inning homer to tie the game and send it into extra innings. The Angels would hall in 11, however, 10-9 to the A’s.
Juan Uribe homered and doubled and singled for the Dodgers. It wasn’t enough as they fell in extra innings, 3-2 in San Francisco.
So let’s update the tally taking into account their heroics last night.
Players with Multiple Votes:
Leaders for the National League Hitter
Justin Upton – 1 1/2
Leaders for the National League Pitcher
Tim Hudson – 2
Adam Wainwright, – 2
Hyun-Jin Ryu – 1 1/2
Leaders for American League Hitter
Leaders for American League Pitcher
Chris Archer – 2
Scott Feldman – 1 1/2
Jason Vargas – 1 1/2
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day:
Jose Abreu, Brandon Belt, Adrian Beltre, Charlie Blackmon, Xander Bogaerts, Emilio Bonifacio, Jackie Bradley Jr., Ryan Braun, Mark Buehrle, Miguel Cabrera, Gerrit Cole, Yu Darvish, Ike Davis, Chris Denorfia, Josh Donaldson, Roenis Elias, Jose Fernandez, Freddie Freeman, Alex Gonzalez, Dee Gordon, Billy Hamilton, Jason Hammel, Felix Hernandez, John Jaso, Scott Kazmir, Clayton Kershaw, Ian Kinsler, Tom Koehler, Mike Leake, Kyle Lohse, James Loney, Ryan Ludwick, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Victor Martinez, Justin Masterson, Joe Mauer, Brian McCann, Daniel Murphy, Bud Norris, Jake Odorizzi, Angel Pagan, Alexei Ramirez, Hanley Ramirez, Garrett Richards, Jimmy Rollins, Robbie Ross Jr., Chris Sale, Alfredo Simon, Grady Sizemore, Dan Straily, Stephen Strasburg, Mike Trout, Troy Tulowitzki, Dan Uggla, Scott Van Slyke, Joey Votto, Alex Wood, Delmon Young, Ben Zobrist
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB:
Jose Altuve (1/2), Mike Aviles(1/2), Carlos Beltran (1/2), Jay Bruce (1/2), Matt Cain (1/2) Starlin Castro (1/2) Jacoby Ellsbury (1/2), Tyler Flowers (1/2), Todd Frazier (1/2), Paul Goldschmidt (1/2), Raul Ibanez (1/2), Matt Joyce (1/2), Corey Kluber (1/2), Adam LaRoche (1/2) Jon Lester (1/2), Miguel Montero (1/2), Charlie Morton (1/2), David Murphy (1/2), Gerardo Parra (1/2) Brayan Peña (1/2), Salvador Perez (1/2), Albert Pujols (1/2) Colby Rasmus (1/2), Todd Redmond (1/2), Anthony Rendon (1/2), Hector Santiago (1/2) Max Scherzer (1/2), James Shields (1/2), Mark Trumbo (1/2), Alex Wood (1/2), Christian Yelich (1/2), Ryan Zimmerman (1/2)
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Posted on April 16, 2014, in 'SullyMetrics' and tagged Adam LaRoche (1/2) Jon Lester (1/2), adrian beltre, Albert Pujols (1/2) Colby Rasmus (1/2), alex gonzalez, alex wood, Alex Wood (1/2), alexei ramirez, alfredo simon, angel pagan, Anthony Rendon (1/2), ben zobrist, BIlly Hamilton, brandon belt, Brian McCann, bud norris, Carlos Beltran (1/2), charlie blackmon, Charlie Morton (1/2), chris denorfia, chris sale, Christian Yelich (1/2), clayton kershaw, Corey Kluber (1/2), dan straily, dan uggla, daniel murphy, David Murphy (1/2), dee gordon, delmon young, emilio bonifacio, felix hernandez, freddie freeman, garrett richards, Gerardo Parra (1/2) Brayan Peña (1/2), gerrit cole, grady sizemore, hanley ramirez, Hector Santiago (1/2) Max Scherzer (1/2), ian kinsler, ike davis, Jackie Bradley Jr., jake odorizzi, james loney, James Shields (1/2), jason hammel, Jay Bruce (1/2), jimmy rollins, joe mauer, joey votto, john jaso, jordan lyles, jose abreu, Jose Altuve (1/2), jose fernandez, josh donaldson, justin masterson, kyle lohse, lance lynn, mark buehrle, Mark Trumbo (1/2), Matt Cain (1/2) Starlin Castro (1/2) Jacoby Ellsbury (1/2), Matt Joyce (1/2), miguel cabrera, Miguel Montero (1/2), Mike Aviles(1/2), Mike Leake, Mike Trout (1/2), Paul Goldschmidt (1/2), Raul Ibanez (1/2), robbie ross, Roenis Elias, ryan braun, ryan ludwick, Ryan Zimmerman (1/2), Salvador Perez (1/2), scott kazmir, scott van slyke, stephen strasburg, Todd Frazier (1/2), Todd Redmond (1/2), tom koehler, troy tulowitzki, Tyler Flowers (1/2), victor martinez, xander bogaerts, yu darvish. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.