Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (May.05) – Updated MLB Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings
Carlos Gomez launched a lead off homer, got on base 5 times, scored twice and drove in 3 as the Brewers won the 22nd game, 8-3 over Arizona.
Stefan Romero hit his first big league homer and scored another run for the Mariners, who topped the A’s, 4-2.
Nathan Eovaldi pitched 7 solid innings, striking out 10 and walking just 1. He left the game down 3-0 but the Marlins bats picked up up, walking off against the Mets, 4-3.
Jered Weaver kept the Yankees from a big rally with 8 terrific if not dominating innings. He let up 6 hits but walked just 1 and let up only 1 run over 8 innings, earning the 4-1 Angels victory.
They owned baseball on May.05, 2014.
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Earning 1/2 WOBs in losing efforts.
Jeff Samardzija pitched 9 innings, letting up just 3 hits, 2 walked an no earned runs. However the game would go into extra innings and the White Sox would beat the Cubs, 3-1.
Jarred Cosart held his own in a pitchers duel against the Tigers. He went 7 innings with only 4 hits and no earned runs. The unearned run he allowed would be the Astros downfall as they lost again, 2-0.
Eric Hosmer went 3-6 including a home run that briefly gave the Royals the lead. San Diego would win the extra inning thriller, 6-5.
Andrew McCutchen was a homer shy of the cycle, going 4-7 and scoring twice. The Pirates dropped the 13 inning slugfest to the Giants, 11-10.
So Lets Update The Yearly Totals When We Factor In Yesterday’s Heroics:
Players with Multiple WOBS:
WOB Leaders for the National League Hitter,
Carlos Gomez, 2 1/2,
Dee Gordon, 2 1/2,
Justin Upton, 2 1/2,
Ryan Braun, 2
Andrew McCutchen, 2,
Matt Holliday, 1 1/2,
Daniel Murphy, 1 1/2,
Joey Votto, 1 1/2,
WOB Leaders for the National League Pitcher,
Tim Hudson, 3 1/2,
Jose Fernandez, 3,
Andrew Cashner, 2,
Cliff Lee, 2,
Adam Wainwright, 2,
Alex Wood, 2,
Gerrit Cole, 1 1/2,
Tanner Roark, 1 1/2,
Hyun-Jin Ryu, 1 1/2,
Julio Teheran, 1 1/2,
WOB Leaders for American League Hitter,
Josh Donaldson, 3,
Joe Mauer, 2,
Kyle Seager, 2,
Dayan Viciedo, 2,
Jacoby Ellsbury, 1 1/2,
Dustin Pedroia, 1 1/2,
Albert Pujols, 1 1/2,
WOB Leaders for American League Pitcher,
Jon Lester, 2 1/2,
Mark Buehrle, 2,
Roenis Elias, 2,
Corey Kluber, 2,
Martin Perez, 2,
Garrett Richards, 2,
Scott Feldman, 1 1/2,
Sonny Gray, 1 1/2,
Felix Hernandez, 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 In 2014 MLB,
Henderson Alvarez, Pedro Alvarez, Homer Bailey, Brandon Belt, Adrian Beltre, Charlie Blackmon, Xander Bogaerts, Emilio Bonifacio, Jackie Bradley Jr., Miguel Cabrera, Matt Cain, Jesse Chavez, Bartolo Colon, Hank Conger, Allen Craig, Brandon Crawford, Yu Darvish, Ike Davis, Chris Denorfia, Matt Dominguez, Nathan Eovaldi, Yunel Escobar, Todd Frazier, Freddie Freeman, Yovani Gallardo, Dillon Gee, Alex Gonzalez, Zack Greinke, Billy Hamilton, Jason Hammel, Aaron Harang, Roberto Hernandez, Ryan Howard,Phil Hughes, John Jaso, Ubaldo Jimenez, Scott Kazmir, Howie Kendrick, Clayton Kershaw, Ian Kinsler, Tom Koehler, John Lackey, Mike Leake, Kyle Lohse, James Loney, Ryan Ludwick, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Starling Marte, Leonys Martin, Victor Martinez, Brian McCann, Collin McHugh, Wil Myers, Juan Nicasio, Bud Norris, Jake Odorizzi, Lyle Overbay, Angel Pagan, Wily Peralta, A.J. Pierzynski, Rick Porecllo, David Price, Alexei Ramirez, Aramis Ramirez, Hanley Ramirez, Jimmy Rollins, Stefan Romero, Robbie Ross Jr., Carlos Ruiz, Jeff Samardzija, Hector Sanchez, Carlos Santana, Alfredo Simon, Yangervis Solarte, Grady Sizemore, Dan Straily, Giancarlo Stanton, Masahiro Tanaka, Dan Uggla, Juan Uribe, Scott Van Slyke, Yordano Ventura, Justin Verlander, Jered Weaver, 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, Jarred Cosart. Brandon Cumpton, Edwin Encarnacion, Tyler Flowers, Paul Goldschmidt, Adrian Gonzalez, Gio Gonzalez, Jeremy Guthrie, Eric Hosmer, Raul Ibanez, Omar Infante, Desmond Jennings, Adam Jones, Matt Joyce, George Kottaras, Jason Kubel, Adam LaRoche, Jonathan LuCroy, Russell Martin, Yadier Molina, Miguel Montero, Justin Morneau, Charlie Morton, David Murphy, Ricky Nolasco, Gerardo Parra, Brayan Peña,,Hunter Pence, Jhonny Peralta, Salvador Perez, A.J. Pollock, Colby Rasmus, Todd Redmond, Anthony Rendon, Danny Salazar, Gaby Sanchez, Hector Santiago, Max Scherzer, James Shields, Kurt Suzuki, Mark Trumbo, Jonathan Villar, David Wright, Christian Yelich, Ryan Zimmerman,
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