Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (April.19) – Updated MLB Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings
Henderson Alvarez pitched a complete game 2 hit, no walk shutout, his first victory since his season ending no hitter last fall. This time won the game for the Marlins 7-0 over Seattle.
Ryan Braun went 3-5, scored 4 times and homered twice. His second homer was a 1 out, 2 run, come from behind 9th inning homer that gave the Brewers a dramatic 8-7 win in Pittsburgh.
Mark Buehrle pitched 7 shutout innings, letting up 4 hits as he earned his 4th win for the Blue Jays this year, 5-0 in Cleveland.
Wil Myers got on base 4 times and scored all 4 times. He clubbed a pair of homers, driving in 4 and helped lead the Rays to a 16-1 thrashing of the Yankees.
They owned baseball on April.19, 2014.
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Earning 1/2 WOBs in losing efforts.
Tim Hudson pitched 7 strong innings, giving up just 2 runs, walking none. He would get the loss as the Padres beat the Giants, 3-1.
David Wright got three hits including a double and drove in a pair. The Mets would lose to the Braves despite his efforts, 7-5.
Kurt Suzuki went 2-4 and drove in 3 of Minnesota’s 4 runs against the Royals. The Twins would fall short, 5-4.
Players with Multiple Votes:
Leaders for the National League Hitter
Ryan Braun – 2
Justin Upton – 1 1/2
Leaders for the National League Pitcher
Tim Hudson – 2 1/2
Adam Wainwright, – 2
Hyun-Jin Ryu – 1 1/2
Alex Wood – 1 1/2
Leaders for American League Hitter
Leaders for American League Pitcher
Chris Archer – 2
Mark Buehrle – 2
Scott Feldman – 1 1/2
Felix Hernandez – 1 1/2
Jon Lester – 1 1/2
Justin Masterson - 1 1/2
Chris Sale – 1 1/2
Jason Vargas – 1 1/2
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day:
Jose Abreu, Henderson Alvarez, Pedro Alvarez, Brandon Belt, Adrian Beltre, Charlie Blackmon, Xander Bogaerts, Emilio Bonifacio, Jackie Bradley Jr., Miguel Cabrera, Matt Cain, Gerrit Cole, Yu Darvish, Ike Davis, Chris Denorfia, Josh Donaldson, Roenis Elias, Jacoby Ellsbury, Jose Fernandez, Freddie Freeman, Alex Gonzalez, Dee Gordon, Billy Hamilton, Jason Hammel, Aaron Harang, John Jaso, Scott Kazmir, Howie Kendrick, Clayton Kershaw, Ian Kinsler, Tom Koehler, Mike Leake, Kyle Lohse, James Loney, Ryan Ludwick, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Leonys Martin, Victor Martinez, Joe Mauer, Brian McCann, Daniel Murphy, Wil Myers, Bud Norris, Jake Odorizzi, Angel Pagan, Martin Perez, Alexei Ramirez, Aramis Ramirez, Hanley Ramirez, Garrett Richards, Jimmy Rollins, Robbie Ross Jr., Alfredo Simon, Yangervis Solarte, Grady Sizemore Dan Straily, Giancarlo Stanton, Stephen Strasburg, Masahiro Tanaka, Julio Teheran, Mike Trout, Troy Tulowitzki, Dan Uggla, Scott Van Slyke, Joey Votto, Delmon Young, Ben Zobrist
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB:
Jose Altuve (1/2), Mike Aviles (1/2), Carlos Beltran (1/2), Michael Brantley (1/2), Jay Bruce (1/2), Jason Castro (1/2), Starlin Castro (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) Cliff Lee (1/2), Russell Martin (1/2), Miguel Montero (1/2), Justin Morneau (1/2), Charlie Morton (1/2), David Murphy (1/2), Gerardo Parra (1/2) Brayan Peña (1/2) ,Hunter Pence (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),Kurt Suzuki (1/2), Mark Trumbo (1/2), David Wright (1/2), Christian Yelich (1/2), Ryan Zimmerman (1/2)
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