Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (April.21) – Updated MLB Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings
Cliff Lee pitched 8 dominating innings against the Dodgers. No runs, no walks, 4 hits and 10 strikeouts as the Phillies rolled, 7-0.
Andrew McCutchen got on base 5 times, crushed a game tying homer in the 8th and drew a walk in the game winning 9th inning rally as the Pirates came from behind to beat the Reds, 6-5.
Garrett Richards let up just 1 hit and 1 run, striking out 6 over 6 innings. He was lifted for a pinch hitter and did not get the decision. But the Angels would top the Nationals, 4-2.
They owned baseball on April.21, 2014.
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Earning 1/2 WOBs in losing efforts.
Tanner Roark pitched shutout ball into the 7th, walking just 2 along the way. The Nationals bullpen would blow the game to the Angels, 4-2.
Todd Frazier went 3 for 3 with a pair of walks, a run scored and an RBI in the Reds 6-5 loss in Pittsburgh.
Dustin Pedroia got on base 4 times including a pair of doubles and an RBI. The Red Sox would fall just short, losing to Baltimore 7-6.
So Lets Update The Yearly Totals When We Factor In Yesterday’s Heroics:
Players with Multiple Votes:
Leaders for the National League Hitter
Ryan Braun – 2
Troy Tulowitzki – 1 1/2
Justin Upton – 1 1/2
Leaders for the National League Pitcher
Tim Hudson – 2 1/2
Andrew Cashner – 2
Adam Wainwright, – 2
Gerrit Cole – 1 1/2
Cliff Lee – 1 1/2
Hyun-Jin Ryu – 1 1/2
Alex Wood – 1 1/2
Leaders for American League Hitter
Josh Donaldson – 2
Leaders for American League Pitcher
Chris Archer – 2
Mark Buehrle – 2
Garrett Richards – 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, Homer Bailey, Brandon Belt, Adrian Beltre, Charlie Blackmon, Xander Bogaerts, Emilio Bonifacio, Jackie Bradley Jr., Miguel Cabrera, Matt Cain, Yu Darvish, Ike Davis, Chris Denorfia, Matt Dominguez, Roenis Elias, Jacoby Ellsbury, Jose Fernandez,Todd Frazier, Freddie Freeman, Alex Gonzalez, Dee Gordon, Billy Hamilton, Jason Hammel, Aaron Harang, Ryan Howard, 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, Andrew McCutchen, Daniel Murphy, Wil Myers, Bud Norris, Jake Odorizzi, Angel Pagan, Martin Perez, Rick Porcello, Alexei Ramirez, Aramis Ramirez, Hanley Ramirez, Jimmy Rollins, Robbie Ross Jr., Alfredo Simon, Yangervis Solarte, Grady Sizemore Dan Straily, Giancarlo Stanton, Stephen Strasburg, Masahiro Tanaka, Julio Teheran, Mike Trout, Dan Uggla, Scott Van Slyke, Joey Votto, Delmon Young, Ben Zobrist
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB:
Jose Altuve,, Mike Aviles, Carlos Beltran, Michael Brantley, Jay Bruce, Jason Castro, Starlin Castro , Tyler Flowers, Paul Goldschmidt, Raul Ibanez, Adam Jones, Matt Joyce, Corey Kluber, Adam LaRoche, Russell Martin, Miguel Montero, Justin Morneau, Charlie Morton, David Murphy, Gerardo Parra, Dustin Pedroia, Brayan Peña,,Hunter Pence, Salvador Perez, Albert Pujols, Colby Rasmus, Todd Redmond, Anthony Rendon, Tanner Roark, Hector Santiago, Max Scherzer, James Shields, Kurt Suzuki, Mark Trumbo, David Wright, Christian Yelich, Ryan Zimmerman,
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Posted on April 22, 2014, in 'SullyMetrics' and tagged aaron harang, adam jones, adam laroche, adrian beltre, albert pujols, alex gonzalez, alexei ramirez, alfredo simon, Andrew McCutchen, angel pagan, anthony rendon, aramis ramirez, ben zobrist, BIlly Hamilton, brandon belt, brayan pena, Brian McCann, bud norris, carlos beltran, charlie blackmon, charlie morton, chris denorfia, christian yelich, clayton kershaw, cliff lee, colby rasmus, Corey Kluber, dan uggla, daniel murphy, david murphy, david wright, dee gordon, delmon young, dustin pedroia, emilio bonifacio, freddie freeman, garrett richards, gerardo parra, giancarlo stanton, Grady Sizemore Dan Straily, hanley ramirez, hector santiago, henderson alvarez, homer bailey, howie kendrick, hunter pence, ian kinsler, ike davis, Jackie Bradley Jr., jacoby ellsbury, jake odorizzi, james loney, james shields, jason castro, jason hammel, jay bruce, jimmy rollins, joe mauer, joey votto, john jaso, jordan lyles, jose abreu, jose altuve, jose fernandez, julio teheran, justin morneau, kurt suzuki, kyle lohse, lance lynn, leonys martin, mark trumbo, martin perez, masahiro tanaka, matt cain, matt dominguez, matt joyce, max scherzer, michael brantley, miguel cabrera, miguel montero, mike aviles, Mike Leake, Mike Trout, paul goldschmidt, pedro alvarez, raul ibanez, rick porcello, Robbie Ross Jr., Roenis Elias, russell martin, ryan howard, ryan ludwick, ryan zimmerman, salvador perez, scott kazmir, scott van slyke, starlin castro, stephen strasburg, Tanner Roark, todd frazier, todd redmond, tom koehler, Tyler Flowers, victor martinez, wil myers, xander bogaerts, Yangervis Solarte, yu darvish. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.