Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (May.15) – Updated MLB Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings

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The Enquirer/Cara Owsley

Johnny Cueto pitched his third complete game and second shutout of the season, dominating the Padres with a 5-0 three hitter for the Reds.

Phil Hughes pitched 6 solid innings against the Red Sox. He let up a single run, striking out 8 and not walking anyone. He did not get the decision but the Twins would win in extra innings, 4-3.

Michael Morse homered to get the Giants back into the game and then drove in another insurance run. He would finish 3-4 against the Marlins in the 6-4 victory.

Edwin Encarnacion hit a pair of homers and drove in 3 of the Blue Jays 4 runs as the beat Cleveland 4-2.

They owned baseball on May.15, 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.

Jacob deGrom was marvelous in his big league debut. He held the Yankees to 4 hits and 1 run over 7 innings. That was one run too many as the Mets fell, 1-0.

Yordano Ventura struckout 9 Orioles in 6 1/3 innings, walking just 1 and allowing only 2 runs. He would get a hard luck loss for the Royals, 2-1.

Starlin Castro went 3-4 with a homer, but the Cubs would lose in St. Louis, 5-3.

Brandon Guyer got a pair of hits and drove in 2. The Rays would drop the game in the bottom of the 9th in Anaheim, 6-5.

So Lets Update The Yearly Totals When We Factor In Yesterday’s Heroics:

Players with Multiple WOBS:

 

2014 WOB Leaders for the National League Hitter,

 

Carlos Gomez,  2 1/2,

Dee Gordon,  2 1/2,

Daniel Murphy,  2 1/2,

Troy Tulowitzki 2 1/2,

Justin Upton,  2 1/2,

Ryan Braun,  2,

Starlin Castro,  2,

Andrew McCutchen, 2,

Nolan Arenado, 1 1/2,

Brandon Belt1 1/2,

Emilio Bonifacio,  1 1/2,

Allen Craig, 1 1/2,

Matt Holliday,  1 1/2,

Hunter Pence, 1 1/2,

Joey Votto 1 1/2,

 

2014 WOB Leaders for the National League Pitcher,

Johnny Cueto,  5 1/2,

Tim Hudson,  4,

Jose Fernandez,  3,

Henderson Alvarez, 2,

Homer Bailey,  2,

Andrew Cashner, 2,

Tom Koehler,  2,

Mike Leake,  2,

Cliff Lee2,

Stephen Strasburg,  2,

Adam Wainwright, 2,

Alex Wood 2,

Gerrit Cole 1 1/2,

Jason Hammel,  1 1/2,

Clayton Kershaw,   1 1/2,

Tanner Roark,  1 1/2,

Hyun-Jin Ryu,  1 1/2,

Jeff Samardzija, 1 1/2,

Julio Teheran, 1 1/2,

 

2014 WOB Leaders for American League Hitter,

Jose Abreu,   3,

Josh Donaldson,  3,

Mike Trout, 3,

Edwin Encarnacion, 2 1/2,

Miguel Cabrera,  2,

John Jaso,  2,

Joe Mauer 2,

Kyle Seager 2,

Grady Sizemore, 2,

Dayan Viciedo, 2,

Jacoby Ellsbury, 1 1/2,

Adam Jones, 1 1/2,

David Murphy,  1 1/2,

Dustin Pedroia,  1 1/2,

Albert Pujols  1 1/2,

Alexei Ramirez, 1 1/2,

 

2014 WOB Leaders for American League Pitcher,

Mark Buehrle,   3,

Jon Lester,  2 1/2,

Chris Archer  2,

Jesse Chavez,  2,

Yu Darvish, 2,

Roenis Elias 2,

Phil Hughes,  2,

Corey Kluber, 2,

John Lackey,  2,

Martin Perez  2,

David Price,  2,

Garrett Richards 2,

Masahiro Tanaka2,

Scott Feldman 1 1/2,

Sonny Gray1 1/2,

Felix Hernandez,  1 1/2,

Ubaldo Jimenez,   1 1/2,

Justin Masterson, 1 1/2,

Bud Norris, 1 1/2,

Chris Sale 1 1/2,

Jason Vargas, 1 1/2

Yordano Ventura,  1 1/2,

Justin Verlander,  1 1/2,

 

Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day In 2014 MLB,

Jose AltuvePedro Alvarez, Bronson ArroyoJose Bautista, Adrian Beltre, Charlie BlackmonXander Bogaerts, Jackie Bradley Jr., Matt CainBartolo Colon, Hank Conger, Brandon CrawfordIke Davis,  Chris Denorfia, Corey DickersonMatt Dominguez, Nathan EovaldiYunel Escobar, Doug FisterTodd FrazierFreddie Freeman, Yovani GallardoDillon GeeAlex Gonzalez, Carlos Gonzalez, Curtis GrandersonZack Greinke, Jedd GyorkoBilly Hamilton, Aaron Harang, Roberto HernandezRyan HowardScott Kazmir, Howie KendrickDallas KeuchelIan Kinsler, Hiroki Kuroda, Tim LincecumKyle LohseJames LoneyRyan Ludwick, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Starling MarteLeonys MartinVictor Martinez, Brian McCann, Collin McHugh, Michael MorseWil Myers, Juan NicasioDerek Norris,  Jake Odorizzi, Lyle OverbayAngel Pagan,  Wily PeraltaA.J. PierzynskiRick Porecllo, Aramis Ramirez,  Hanley Ramirez, Anthony RizzoJimmy Rollins, Stefan RomeroRobbie Ross Jr., Carlos RuizHector Sanchez, Carlos Santana,  Alfredo Simon, Tyler Skaggs, Yangervis Solarte, Dan Straily, Giancarlo StantonDan Uggla, Juan UribeScott Van Slyke, Ryan VolgelsongJered WeaverDavid Wright Eric Young Jr. , Christian Yelich, Ben ZobristMike Zunino,

Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2014 MLB,

Dustin Ackley, Cody AscheMike Aviles, Jeff BakerJosh Beckett, Carlos Beltran,  Michael BrantleyJay Bruce, Matt CarpenterJason Castro, Jarred Cosart. Nelson Cruz, Brandon Cumpton, Jacob deGromDavid DeJesus, Sean Doolittle, Tyler Flowers, Brett Gardner,  Paul Goldschmidt, Adrian Gonzalez, Gio GonzalezJeremy Guthrie, Brandon Guyer,  Eric HosmerRaul Ibanez, Omar InfanteDesmond Jennings, Chris JohnsonMatt Joyce, Ian KennedyGeorge KottarasJason KubelAdam LaRoche, Jonathan LuCroyRussell Martin, Brandon McCarthyYadier Molina,  Miguel Montero, Justin MorneauCharlie Morton, Brandon Moss, Ricky Nolasco, David OrtizGerardo ParraBrayan Peña,, 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. Wilson, Ryan Zimmerman,

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