Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (April.25) – Updated MLB Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings

Chris Sweda/ Chicago Tribune

Chris Sweda/ Chicago Tribune

Jose Abreu got three hits including a pair of homers. The second was a 2 out, bottom of the 9th, come from behind, walk off grand slam. Safe to say that was the highlight of the White Sox’s 9-6 win over the Rays.

Yordano Ventura pitched 8 shutout innings, striking out 8, and getting the 5-0 win for the Royals in Baltimore.

Carlos Gomez went 3-5 with a double, a stolen base and two runs scored, leading the Brewers to a 5-2 win over the Cubs.

Stephen Strasburg pitched seven dominating shutout innings. He struck out 11 Padres, walking just 2 and got the 11-1 victory for the Nationals.

They owned baseball on April.25, 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.

Jason Kubel went 3-4 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored. The Twins would fall to the Tigers, 10-6.

Joey Votto got on base three times, doubled and drove in a 2 out RBI. The Reds comeback would fall a run short, 5-4 in Atlanta.

Josh Beckett pitched 8 strong innings for the Dodgers. He let up just 4 hits and no walks and two runs on a pair of solo homers. The Rockies would win the game in extra innings, 5-4.

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

Andrew McCutchen – 1 1/2

Troy Tulowitzki – 1 1/2

Justin Upton1 1/2

Joey Votto - 1 1/2

 

Leaders for the National League Pitcher

Tim Hudson – 2 1/2

Andrew Cashner – 2

Johnny Cueto - 2

Jose Fernandez – 2

Stephen Strasburg, – 2

Adam Wainwright, – 2

Alex Wood – 2

Gerrit Cole – 1 1/2

Cliff Lee – 1 1/2

Hyun-Jin Ryu – 1 1/2

 

Leaders for American League Hitter

Josh Donaldson – 3

Jose Abreu – 2

Albert Pujols – 1 1/2

 

Leaders for American League Pitcher

Chris Archer – 2

Mark Buehrle – 2

Martin Perez – 2

Garrett Richards – 2

Scott Feldman – 1 1/2

Felix Hernandez – 1 1/2

Corey Kluber – 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:

Henderson Alvarez, Pedro AlvarezHomer BaileyBrandon Belt,  Adrian Beltre, Charlie BlackmonXander Bogaerts, Emilio Bonifacio, Jackie Bradley Jr., Miguel Cabrera, Matt Cain, Bartolo ColonYu DarvishIke Davis,  Chris Denorfia, Matt DominguezRoenis Elias, Jacoby Ellsbury,Todd FrazierFreddie FreemanCarlos GomezAlex Gonzalez, Dee Gordon, Zack GreinkeBilly Hamilton, Jason Hammel, Aaron Harang, Matt HollidayRyan HowardJohn JasoScott Kazmir, Howie KendrickClayton Kershaw, Ian Kinsler, Tom KoehlerMike Leake, Kyle LohseJames LoneyRyan Ludwick, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Leonys MartinVictor Martinez,  Joe Mauer, Brian McCannDaniel Murphy, Wil MyersBud Norris,  Jake OdorizziAngel Pagan, Rick Porecllo, David PriceAlexei Ramirez, Aramis Ramirez,  Hanley Ramirez, Jimmy Rollins, Robbie Ross Jr., Carlos RuizHector Sanchez, Kyle SeagerAlfredo Simon, Yangervis SolarteGrady Sizemore, Dan Straily, Giancarlo Stanton,  Masahiro Tanaka, Julio TeheranMike Trout,  Dan Uggla,  Scott Van Slyke, Yordano VenturaDayan Viciedo   Delmon Young, Ben Zobrist

Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB:

Jose Altuve, Mike Aviles, Josh Beckett, Carlos Beltran,  Michael BrantleyJay Bruce, Matt CarpenterJason Castro, Starlin Castro, Brandon CumptonTyler FlowersPaul Goldschmidt,Adrian GonzalezSonny GrayRaul Ibanez, Desmond JenningsAdam Jones, Matt Joyce, Jason KubelAdam LaRoche, Russell Martin,  Miguel Montero, Justin MorneauCharlie MortonDavid Murphy, Gerardo ParraDustin Pedroia, Brayan Peña,,Hunter PenceSalvador Perez, Colby Rasmus, Todd Redmond, Anthony Rendon, Tanner Roark, Jeff SamardzijaHector SantiagoMax ScherzerJames Shields, Kurt Suzuki,  Mark TrumboDavid WrightChristian Yelich, Ryan Zimmerman,

Sully baseball hosts a 20 Min Daily Podcast http://mlbreports.com/2013/04/27/sully-baseball-daily-podcast-april-27-2013/

‘Sully’ Baseball (Paul Francis Sullivan) hosts a 20 Minute Daily Podcast Every Day – 365 Days a Year – unless its a Leap Year – and then he is going to do another one.

check out Sully Baseball’s 20 Min Daily Podcast Right here

Don’t forget to Subscribe on iTunes HERE. RSS Feed here

Check Out Sully’s personal website with thousands of archived articles visit http://www.sullybaseball.wordpress.com here

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 Podcast Personality – Paul Francis Sullivan – (feel free to call him ‘Sully’), keeps a running total for the yearly leaders every day – and we will update the standings here every day.

Agree or Disagree with him on the players he selects – leave him a comment at info@sullybaseball.com.

Follow him on twitter.

About these ads

About Paul Francis Sullivan

Creator of Sully Baseball

Posted on April 26, 2014, in 'SullyMetrics', The Rest: Everything Baseball and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 19,694 other followers

%d bloggers like this: