Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (Aug 09) – Updated Yearly 2014 #WOB Standings

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James Shields threw a complete game 4 hit shutout of the Giants, earning the 5-0 decision and helping the Royals inch closer to first place.

Mike Trout reached base 4 times in the 19 inning marathon game, including a game tying homer in the 8th inning, helping the Angels survive 5-4.

Mike Fiers pitched 8 dominating innings, letting up just 3 hits and 1 run, while beating the Dodgers, 4-1 in Milwaukee.

David Peralta doubled and crushed a grand slam, leading a dynamic attack as the Diamondbacks blew out the Rockies 14-4.

They owned baseball on Aug 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.

Max Scherzer pitched 8 innings, allowing just 4 hits, 1 run, striking out 11 against no walks. But once again, the Tigers bullpen failed and the Blue Jays walked off 2-1 winners in 10.

Shin-Soo Choo collected 4 hits in the Rangers 8-3 loss to Houston.

Aaron Harang gave the Braves 7 strong innings, allowing just 1 run in a critical divisional match up. The Nationals were up to the challenge and took the game, 4-1, in 11 innings.

Freddie Freeman reached base 4 times, including a double. But he was never driven in and the Braves lost 4-1 to Washington.

 

So Let’s factor in yesterday’s heroics into the year long WOB standings

2014 WOB Leaders for the National League Hitter,

Andrew McCutchen, 8,

Freddie Freeman, 7,

Paul Goldschmidt, 6,

Dee Gordon,  5,

Daniel Murphy,  5,

Troy Tulowitzki,  5,

Hunter Pence, 4 1/2,

Justin Upton,  4 1/2,

Starlin Castro,  4,

Jonathan Lucroy, 4,

David Peralta, 3 1/2,

Seth Smith, 3,

Pedro Alvarez, 2 1/2,

Scooter Gennett, 2 1/2,

Carlos Gomez,  2 1/2,

Josh Harrison, 2 1/2,

Aramis Ramirez 2 1/2,

Giancarlo Stanton, 2 1/2,

David Wright, 2 1/2,

Christian Yelich, 2 1/2,

Charlie Blackmon, 2,

Ryan Braun,  2,

Marlon Byrd,  2,

Allen Craig, 2,

Todd Frazier, 2,

Adrian Gonzalez, 2,

Curtis Granderson, 2,

Billy Hamilton, 2,

Matt Holliday,  2,

Matt Kemp, 2,

Adam LaRoche, 2,

Casey McGehee, 2,

Michael Morse, 2,

Brayan Peña2,

A.J. Pollock, 2,

Hanley Ramirez, 2,

Ben Revere, 2,

Mark Reynolds, 2,

Anthony Rizzo, 2,

Chase Utley, 2,

Scott Van Slyke, 2,

Nolan Arenado, 1 1/2,

Cody Asche, 1 1/2,

Brandon Belt,  1 1/2,

Emilio Bonifacio,  1 1/2,

Corey Dickerson, 1 1/2,

Evan Gattis, 1 1/2,

Jason Heyward, 1 1/2,

Ryan Ludwick, 1 1/2,

Starling Marte,   1 1/2,

Miguel Montero, 1 1/2,

Marcell Ozuna, 1 1/2,

Angel Pagan,  1 1/2,

Gerardo Parra, 1 1/2,

Yasiel Puig, 1 1/2,

Anthony Rendon, 1 1/2,

Jimmy Rollins, 1 1/2,

Juan Uribe, 1 1/2,

Joey Votto,  1 1/2,

Neil Walker, 1 1/2,

Ryan Zimmerman, 1 1/2,

 

2014 WOB Leaders for the National League Pitcher,

Clayton Kershaw,   9,

Johnny Cueto,  8 1/2,

Madison Bumgarner, 7,

Zack Greinke, 5 1/2,

Cole Hamels, 5 1/2,

Homer Bailey,  5,

Tim Hudson,  4 1/2,

Tim Lincecum, 4 1/2,

Adam Wainwright, 4 1/2,

Henderson Alvarez, 4,

Jacob deGrom, 4,

Mike Leake,  4,

Lance Lynn, 4,

Nathan Eovaldi, 3 1/2,

Matt Garza, 3 1/2,

Stephen Strasburg,  3 1/2,

Julio Teheran, 3 1/2,

Bartolo Colon, 3,

Jose Fernandez,  3,

Tom Koehler,  3,

Kyle Lohse, 3,

Hyun-Jin Ryu,  3,

Ryan Volgelsong3,

A. J. Burnett, 2 1/2,

Doug Fister, 2 1/2

Charlie Morton, 2 1/2,

Tanner Roark,  2 1/2,

Tyson Ross, 2 1/2,

Matt Cain, 2,

Andrew Cashner2,

Yovani Gallardo, 2,

Aaron Harang, 2,

Roberto Hernandez, 2,

Ian Kennedy, 2,

Cliff Lee, 2,

Jeff Locke, 2,

Wade Miley,  2,

Wily Peralta, 2,

Jeff Samardzija, 2,

Alex Wood,  2,

Travis Wood, 2,

Josh Beckett, 1 1/2,

Gerrit Cole,  1 1/2,

Jesse Hahn, 1 1/2,

Jason Hammel,  1 1/2,

Shelby Miller, 1 1/2,

Zack Wheeler, 1 1/2,

Vance Worley, 1 1/2,

Jordan Zimmermann1 1/2,

 

2014 WOB Leaders for American League Hitter,

Mike Trout ,7 1/2,

Jose Abreu,   6,

Edwin Encarnacion, 6,

Josh Donaldson,  5,

Michael Brantley, 4 1/2,

Miguel Cabrera,  4 1/2,

Carlos Santana, 4 1/2,

Kyle Seager,  4 1/2,

Brandon Moss,  4,

Ben Zobrist, 4,

Jose Bautista, 3 1/2,

David Murphy,  3 1/2,

Carlos Beltran, 3,

Adrian Beltre, 3,

Yoenis Cespedes, 3,

Nelson Cruz, 3,

Jacoby Ellsbury, 3,

Adam Jones, 3,

Salvador Perez, 3,

Desmond Jennings,  2 1/2,

Derek Jeter, 2 1/2,

Joe Mauer 2 1/2,

Jose Reyes, 2 1/2,

Jose Altuve, 2,

Lonnie Chisenhall, 2,

Chris Davis, 2,

Brian Dozier, 2,

Brock Holt, 2,

John Jaso,  2,

Ian Kinsler, 2,

Brian McCann, 2,

Derek Norris, 2,

Steve Pearce, 2,

Albert Pujols  2,

Grady Sizemore2,

Dayan Viciedo, 2,

Dustin Ackley, 1 1/2,

Xander Bogaerts, 1 1/2,

Billy Butler, 1 1/2,

Asdrubal Cabrera, 1 1/2,

Melky Cabrera, 1 1/2,

Jason Castro, 1 1/2,

Tyler Flowers, 1 1/2,

Brett Gardner, 1 1/2,

Matt Joyce, 1 1/2,

Leonys Martin, 1 1/2,

Logan Morrison, 1 1/2,

Eduardo Nunez, 1 1/2,

Rougned Odor, 1 1/2,

David Ortiz, 1 1/2,

Dustin Pedroia,  1 1/2,

A.J. Pierzynski, 1 1/2,

Alexei Ramirez, 1 1/2,

Josh Reddick, 1 1/2,

George Springer,  1 1/2,

Mike Zunino, 1 1/2,

 

2014 WOB Leaders for American League Pitcher,

Felix Hernandez,  9 1/2,

Chris Sale,  7,

Corey Kluber, 6 1/2,

David Price,  6,

Hisashi Iwakuma, 5 1/2,

Yu Darvish, 4 1/2,

Dallas Keuchel,  4 1/2,

Jon Lester,  4 1/2 ( 3 1/2 with Boston. 1 with Oakland)

Max Scherzer, 4 1/2,

Masahiro Tanaka,  4 1/2,

Chris Tillman, 4 1/2,

Mark Buehrle,   4,

John Lackey,  4,

Phil Hughes,  3 1/2,

Scott Kazmir, 3 1/2,

Bud Norris, 3 1/2,

Jake Odorizzi, 3 1/2,

Rick Porecllo3 1/2,

Garrett Richards,  3 1/2,

Chris Archer,    3,

Roenis Elias,  3,

Jose Quintana, 3,

Yordano Ventura,  3,

Justin Verlander,  3,

Danny Duffy, 2 1/2,

Sonny Gray, 2 1/2,

Hiroki Kuroda, 2 1/2,

Ubaldo Jimenez, 2 1/2,

Justin Masterson, 2 1/2,

James Shields, 2 1/2,

Marcus Stroman, 2 1/2,

Jesse Chavez,  2,

Alex Cobb, 2,

John Danks,  2,

Scott Feldman 2,

Drew Hutchison, 2,

Collin McHugh, 2,

Martin Perez,   2,

Tyler Skaggs, 2,

Jered Weaver,  2,

Jarred Cosart, 1 1/2,

Rubby De La Rosa,  1 1/2,

R.A. Dickey, 1 1/2,

Jason Vargas1 1/2,

Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day In 2014 MLB,

Arismendy Alcantara, Nori AokiJake ArrietaBronson ArroyoErick Aybar, Javier Baez, Jackie Bradley Jr., Jay BruceClay BuchholzMatt CarpenterChris Carter,  Santiago CasillaNick Castellanos,  Shin-Soo ChooJosh CollmenterHank CongerKevin Correia,  Collin CowgillBrandon CrawfordCoco CrispTravis d’ArnaudKhris DavisIke DavisRajai DavisJorge De La RosaChris DenorfiaOdrisamer Despaigne, Matt DominguezAdam Eaton,  Yunel EscobarAndre Ethier, Mike FiersGavin FloydDexter FowlerDillon GeeKyle GibsonAlex Gonzalez Carlos GonzalezGio GonzalezMiguel GonzalezAlex GordonJeremy Guthrie Jedd GyorkoDan HarenAdeiny HechavarriaEric HosmerRyan HowardTorii HunterOmar Infante,   Edwin JacksonHowie KendrickJason KipnisMat LatosColby Lewis,  Adam LindJames LoneyJordan LylesManny MachadoVictor MartinezJohn Mayberry Jr.Devin MesoracoJordy Mercer,  Tommy MilloneMike MinorDonnie Murphy,  Wil MyersJuan NicasioBrett OberholtzerLyle OverbayChris OwingsBrad PeacockGlen PerkinsDavid PhelpsYohan PinoGregory PolancoDrew PomeranzMartin PradoRene RiveraBrian RobertsShane RobinsonStefan RomeroRobbie Ross Jr., Justin Ruggiano,  Carlos RuizPablo SandovalAnibal Sanchez,  Hector SanchezJonathan SchoopMatt Shoemaker,  Alfredo SimonJustin Smoak, Yangervis SolarteDenard SpanDan StrailyEugenio SuarezNick SwisherJosh TomlinDan UgglaLuis ValbuenaEdinson Volquez, Michael WachaC.J. WilsonBrandon WorkmanEric Young Jr.

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

Yonder Alonso, Brett Anderson,  J.P. ArencibiaMike AvilesJeff BakerScott BakerMike BolsingerPeter BourjosLorenzo CainKole CalhounRobinson CanoC. J. CronBrandon Cumpton David DeJesusDaniel DescalsoSean DoolittleRyan DoumitAdam DunnRyan FlahertyConor GillaspieJonny GomesYan GomesDidi GregoriusBrandon GuyerJ. A. HappBrad Hand,  Andrew HeaneyRaul IbanezChris JohnsonKevin KiermaierGeorge KottarasJason KubelEvan LongoriaNick MarkakisRussell MartinBrandon McCarthyNate McClouthJordy MercerMiles MikolasYadier MolinaRafael MonteroJustin MorneauJimmy NelsonJonathon Niese, Hector NoesiRicky NolascoVidal NunoChris ParmeleeJake PeavyJhonny PeraltaTrevor Plouffe, Buster PoseyJose RamirezColby RasmusTodd RedmondAlex RiosWilin RosarioDanny SalazarJarrod SaltalamacchiaGaby SanchezErvin SantanaHector SantiagoMichael Saunders,  Jean SeguraKurt SuzukiJustin TurnerMark TrumboDanny ValenciaJonathan VillarTony Watson, Jayson WerthRyan Wheeler,  Josh Willingham,  Tom WilhelmsenChris Young, .

 

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