Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (April.29) – Updated MLB Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings
Jose Fernandez simply dominated the Atlanta Braves. He pitched 8 shutout 2 hit innings, striking out 8 and walking 2. He also made an amazing fake throw to draw off a runner from third and record an out at the plate. The best baseball show in Miami won the game, 9-0.
Lyle Overbay got two RBI singles, including one in the 11th inning that gave the Brewers a 5-4 lead they would not give up against the Cardinals.
John Lackey threw another solid game, going 8 innings, letting up 2 runs and walking just 1. He got the decision for Boston’s 7-4 win against Tampa Bay.
Mike Zunino collected 4 hits, driving in a run and scoring another, leading the Mariners to a 6-3 win against the Yankees.
They owned baseball on April.29, 2014.
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Earning 1/2 WOBs in losing efforts.
Carlos Santana went 2-4, driving in 3 including a 2 run homer for the Indians. The Angels would win, 6-4.
Yadier Molina got on base 3 times and crushed a 3 run homer that put the Cardinals up early. The Brewers would win 5-4 in 11 innings.
So Lets Update The Yearly Totals When We Factor In Yesterday’s Heroics:
Players with Multiple WOBS:
WOB Leaders for the National League Hitter,
Justin Upton, 2 1/2,
Ryan Braun, 2,
Dee Gordon, 1 1/2,
Matt Holliday, 1 1/2,
Andrew McCutchen, 1 1/2,
Joey Votto, 1 1/2,
WOB Leaders for the National League Pitcher,
Tim Hudson, 2 1/2,
Adam Wainwright, 2,
Alex Wood, 2,
Gerrit Cole, 1 1/2,
Cliff Lee – 1 1/2,
Tanner Roark – 1 1/2,
Hyun-Jin Ryu – 1 1/2,
WOB Leaders for American League Hitter,
Kyle Seager, 2,
Albert Pujols, 1 1/2,
WOB Leaders for American League Pitcher,
Scott Feldman, 1 1/2,
Sonny Gray, 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 Alvarez, Homer Bailey, Brandon Belt, Adrian Beltre, Charlie Blackmon, Xander Bogaerts, Emilio Bonifacio, Jackie Bradley Jr., Miguel Cabrera, Matt Cain, Bartolo Colon, Yu Darvish, Ike Davis, Chris Denorfia, Matt Dominguez, Roenis Elias, Jacoby Ellsbury,Todd Frazier, Freddie Freeman, Yovani Gallardo, Carlos Gomez, Alex Gonzalez, Zack Greinke, Billy Hamilton, Jason Hammel, Aaron Harang, Ryan Howard,Phil Hughes, John Jaso, Dillon Gee, Scott Kazmir, Howie Kendrick, Clayton Kershaw, Ian Kinsler, Tom Koehler, John Lackey, Mike Leake, Kyle Lohse, James Loney, Ryan Ludwick, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Leonys Martin, Victor Martinez, Joe Mauer, Brian McCann, Collin McHugh, Daniel Murphy, Wil Myers, Bud Norris, Jake Odorizzi, Lyle Overbay, Angel Pagan, A.J. Pierzynski, Rick Porecllo, David Price, Alexei Ramirez, Aramis Ramirez, Hanley Ramirez, Jimmy Rollins, Robbie Ross Jr., Carlos Ruiz, Hector Sanchez, Carlos Santana, Alfredo Simon, Yangervis Solarte, Grady Sizemore, Dan Straily, Giancarlo Stanton, Masahiro Tanaka, Julio Teheran, Dan Uggla, Scott Van Slyke, Yordano Ventura, Dayan Viciedo Delmon Young, Ben Zobrist, Mike Zunino ,
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB,
Jose Altuve, Mike Aviles,Josh Beckett, Carlos Beltran, Michael Brantley, Jay Bruce, Matt Carpenter, Jason Castro, Brandon Cumpton, Tyler Flowers, Paul Goldschmidt,Adrian Gonzalez, Jeremy Guthrie, Raul Ibanez, Desmond Jennings, Adam Jones, Matt Joyce, Jason Kubel, Adam LaRoche, Russell Martin, Yadier Molina, Miguel Montero, Justin Morneau, Charlie Morton, David Murphy, Gerardo Parra, Dustin Pedroia, Brayan Peña,,Hunter Pence, Salvador Perez, A.J. Pollock, Colby Rasmus, Todd Redmond, Anthony Rendon, Danny Salazar, Jeff Samardzija, Hector Santiago, Max Scherzer, James Shields, Kurt Suzuki, Mark Trumbo, David Wright, Christian Yelich, Ryan Zimmerman,
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