Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (May.09) – Updated MLB Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings

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Yu Darvish got to within one out of a no hitter. He would “settle” for 8 2/3 of 1 hit, 2 walk, 12 strikeout dominance of the Red Sox as the Rangers rolled, 8-0.

Johnny Cueto threw a marvelous, hitting streak busting, 8 innings, 2 run ball, striking out 8 Rockies and walking just one. The bullpen once again blew his lead, but the Reds walked off a 4-3 winner.

Jose Abreu went 3-4 with another homer, pushing the White Sox past the Diamondbacks, 9-3.

Jedd Gyorko homered twice off of Fernandez, driving in 6 as the Padres stunned Miami, 10-1.

They owned baseball on May.09, 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.

Justin Verlander pitched 7 strong innings, letting up just 2 runs. He would take the hardluck loss as the Tigers lost to Minnesota, 2-1.

Jason Hammel would hold the Braves to 2 runs over 7 innings. But the Cubs would lose the game in 10, 3-2.

David DeJesus went 4-5 from the lead off spot, scoring 1 and driving in 2 with a trio of doubles. It wasn’t enough as the Indians took the Rays, 6-3.

Allen Craig went 2-4 including a three run homer that put the Cardinals ahead. The Pirates would later answer with a three run shot of their own and hold on, 6-4.

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,

Troy Tulowitzki 2 1/2,

Justin Upton,  2 1/2,

Ryan Braun,  2,

Andrew McCutchen, 2,

Nolan Arenado, 1 1/2,

Brandon Belt1 1/2,

Starlin Castro,  1 1/2

Allen Craig, 1 1/2,

Matt Holliday,  1 1/2,

Daniel Murphy,  1 1/2,

Joey Votto 1 1/2,

 

WOB Leaders for the National League Pitcher,

Johnny Cueto,  4 1/2

Tim Hudson,  4,

Jose Fernandez,  3,

Henderson Alvarez, 2,

Andrew Cashner, 2,

Tom Koehler,  2,

Cliff Lee2,

Stephen Strasburg,  2,

Adam Wainwright, 2,

Alex Wood 2,

Gerrit Cole 1 1/2

Jason Hammel  1 1/2,

Mike Leake,  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,

Jose Abreu,   3,

Josh Donaldson,  3,

Mike Trout, 3,

Joe Mauer 2,

Kyle Seager 2,

Grady Sizemore, 2,

Dayan Viciedo, 2,

Jacoby Ellsbury, 1 1/2,

Edwin Encarnacion, 1 1/2,

Adam Jones, 1 1/2,

Dustin Pedroia,  1 1/2,

Albert Pujols  1 1/2

Alexei Ramirez, 1 1/2,

 

WOB Leaders for American League Pitcher,

Mark Buehrle,   3,

Jon Lester,  2 1/2,

Chris Archer  2,

Yu Darvish, 2,

Roenis Elias 2,

Corey Kluber, 2,

Martin Perez  2,

Garrett Richards 2,

Scott Feldman 1 1/2,

Sonny Gray1 1/2,

Felix Hernandez,  1 1/2,

Justin Masterson, 1 1/2,

Chris Sale 1 1/2,

Jason Vargas, 1 1/2

Justin Verlander,  1 1/2,

 

Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day In 2014 MLB,

Pedro AlvarezHomer Bailey,  Adrian Beltre, Charlie BlackmonXander Bogaerts, Emilio Bonifacio, Jackie Bradley Jr., Miguel Cabrera, Matt Cain, Jesse ChavezBartolo Colon, Hank Conger, Brandon CrawfordIke Davis,  Chris Denorfia, Matt Dominguez, Nathan EovaldiYunel EscobarTodd FrazierFreddie Freeman, Yovani GallardoDillon GeeAlex Gonzalez, Carlos GonzalezZack Greinke, Jedd GyorkoBilly Hamilton, Aaron Harang, Roberto HernandezRyan Howard,Phil HughesJohn Jaso, Ubaldo JimenezScott Kazmir, Howie KendrickClayton Kershaw, Dallas KeuchelIan Kinsler, Hiroki KurodaJohn LackeyKyle LohseJames LoneyRyan Ludwick, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Starling MarteLeonys MartinVictor Martinez, Brian McCann, Collin McHughWil Myers, Juan NicasioBud Norris,  Jake Odorizzi, Lyle OverbayAngel Pagan,  Wily PeraltaA.J. PierzynskiRick Porecllo, David Price, Aramis Ramirez,  Hanley Ramirez, Anthony RizzoJimmy Rollins, Stefan RomeroRobbie Ross Jr., Carlos Ruiz, Jeff SamardzijaHector Sanchez, Carlos Santana,  Alfredo Simon, Yangervis Solarte, Dan Straily, Giancarlo Stanton,  Masahiro Tanaka,  Dan Uggla, Juan UribeScott Van Slyke, Yordano Ventura, Ryan VolgelsongJered Weaver, Delmon Young, Ben ZobristMike Zunino,

Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB,

Jose Altuve, Cody AscheMike Aviles, Josh Beckett, Carlos Beltran,  Michael BrantleyJay Bruce, Matt CarpenterJason Castro, Jarred Cosart. Brandon Cumpton, David DeJesusTyler FlowersPaul Goldschmidt, Adrian Gonzalez, Gio GonzalezJeremy Guthrie, Eric HosmerRaul Ibanez, Omar InfanteDesmond Jennings, Matt Joyce, Ian KennedyGeorge KottarasJason KubelAdam LaRoche, Jonathan LuCroyRussell Martin, Yadier Molina,  Miguel Montero, Justin MorneauCharlie Morton, Brandon MossDavid Murphy, Ricky NolascoGerardo ParraBrayan Peña,,Hunter Pence, Jhonny Peralta,  Salvador Perez, A.J. PollockColby Rasmus, Todd Redmond, Anthony Rendon, Danny Salazar, Gaby SanchezHector SantiagoMax ScherzerJames Shields, George SpringerKurt Suzuki,  Mark Trumbo, Jonathan Villar, C. J. WilsonDavid WrightChristian Yelich, Ryan Zimmerman,

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