Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (May.19) – Updated MLB Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings

Chuck Crow - The Cleveland Plain Dealer

Chuck Crow – The Cleveland Plain Dealer

Michael Brantley got on base 4 times and launched a walk off, bottom of the 10th home run to give the Indians a 5-4 win over the Tigers.

Dallas Keuchel threw a shutout into the 9th before needing some help to finish the game. He ended up with 8 2/3 innings, 5 hits, 2 runs, 8 strikeouts and walked just one Angel, earning the 5-2 victory for the Astros.

Jason Heyward got on base 4 times, stole a pair and scored in two of the Braves rallies as they topped the Brewers 9-3.

Mike Leake pitched into the 7th inning, finishing with 6 2/3 innings of 1 run ball. He did not get the decision but helped set up the Reds’ extra inning 4-3 win over Washington.

They owned baseball on May.19, 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.

Khris Davis went 2-4 with a homer in the Brewers 9-3 loss in Atlanta.

Eric Hosmer got on base 3 times, doubled, scored and drove in 3 runs. It wasn’t enough for the Royals who dropped the game 7-6 to the White Sox.

Stephen Strasburg gave the Nationals 7 strong innings, letting up 2 runs and 6 hits and walking just 1. The Reds would win the game in extra innings, 4-3.

 

So Lets update the Up to date Standings when we factor in yesterday’s heroics

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,

Freddie Freeman, 2,

Andrew McCutchen, 2,

Christian Yelich, 2,

Nolan Arenado, 1 1/2,

Brandon Belt1 1/2,

Emilio Bonifacio,  1 1/2,

Allen Craig, 1 1/2,

Paul Goldschmidt, 1 1/2,

Matt Holliday,  1 1/2,

Starling Marte,   1 1/2,

Angel Pagan,  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,

Mike Leake,  3,

Tim Hudson,  4,

Jose Fernandez,  3,

Stephen Strasburg,  2 1/2,

Henderson Alvarez2,

Homer Bailey,  2,

Andrew Cashner2,

Tom Koehler,  2,

Cliff Lee2,

Ryan Volgelsong, 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,

Michael Brantley, 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

Brandon Moss,  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,

Yu Darvish, 2 1/2

Felix Hernandez,  2 1/2,

Jon Lester,  2 1/2,

Chris Archer  2,

Jesse Chavez,  2,

Roenis Elias 2,

Phil Hughes,  2,

Dallas Keuchel,  2,

Corey Kluber, 2,

John Lackey,  2,

Bud Norris, 2,

Martin Perez  2,

David Price,  2,

Garrett Richards 2,

Masahiro Tanaka2,

Scott Feldman 1 1/2,

Sonny Gray1 1/2,

Ubaldo Jimenez,   1 1/2,

Justin Masterson, 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, Jorge De La Rosa,  Chris Denorfia, Corey DickersonMatt DominguezDanny DuffyNathan EovaldiYunel Escobar, Doug FisterTodd Frazier, Yovani GallardoDillon Gee, Adrian Gonzalez, Alex Gonzalez Carlos Gonzalez, Alex GordonCurtis GrandersonZack Greinke, Jedd GyorkoBilly Hamilton, Aaron Harang, Roberto Hernandez, Jason Heyward, Eric HosmerRyan Howard, Edwin JacksonScott Kazmir, Howie KendrickIan Kinsler, Hiroki Kuroda, Tim LincecumKyle LohseJames LoneyRyan Ludwick, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Leonys MartinVictor Martinez, Brian McCann, Collin McHugh, Michael MorseWil Myers, Juan NicasioDerek Norris,  Jake Odorizzi, Lyle Overbay,  Wily PeraltaA.J. PierzynskiRick Porecllo, Aramis Ramirez,  Hanley Ramirez, Josh ReddickAnthony RizzoJimmy Rollins, Stefan RomeroRobbie Ross Jr., Carlos RuizHector Sanchez, Carlos Santana,  Alfredo Simon, Tyler Skaggs, Justin Smoak, Yangervis Solarte, Dan Straily, Giancarlo Stanton, Chris TillmanDan Uggla, Juan UribeScott Van Slyke, Jered WeaverDavid Wright Eric Young Jr. Ben ZobristMike Zunino,

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

Dustin Ackley, Cody AscheMike Aviles, Jeff BakerJosh Beckett, Carlos Beltran, Jay Bruce, Matt CarpenterJason Castro, Jarred Cosart. Nelson Cruz, Brandon Cumpton, Khris DavisJacob deGromDavid DeJesus, Sean Doolittle, Tyler Flowers, Brett Gardner, Gio GonzalezJeremy Guthrie, Brandon GuyerRaul Ibanez, Omar InfanteDesmond Jennings, Chris JohnsonMatt Joyce, Ian KennedyGeorge KottarasJason KubelAdam LaRoche, Jonathan LuCroyRussell Martin, Brandon McCarthyYadier Molina,  Miguel Montero, Justin MorneauCharlie Morton, Ricky Nolasco, David OrtizGerardo ParraBrayan Peña,, Jhonny Peralta,  Salvador Perez, A.J. PollockColby Rasmus, Todd Redmond, Anthony Rendon, Danny Salazar, Gaby SanchezHector Santiago, Michael Saunders,  Max ScherzerJames Shields, George SpringerKurt Suzuki,  Mark Trumbo, Jonathan Villar, C. J. Wilson, Ryan Zimmerman,

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