Who Owned Baseball Aug.27, 2014 (Daily AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2014 #WOB Standings

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Sam Fuld got 3 hits including a double and a 2 run 9th inning go ahead homer that completed Oakland’s 5-4 comeback in Houston.

Drew Smyly threw 7 strong innings, allowing just 2 hits and a run on a solo homer, earning Tampa Bay’s 3-1 victory in Baltimore.

Buster Posey threw out a runner, collected a go ahead RBI single and then launched a 2 out, bottom of the 9th walk off homer, as the Giants topped Colorado 4-2.

Clayton Kershaw was his usual brilliant self, pitching 8 dominant innings, allowing 1 unearned run, striking out 10 Diamondbacks and walking just 2 and winning his 16th decision for the Dodgers, 3-1.

They owned baseball on Aug 27, 2014.

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Earning 1/2 WOBs in losing efforts.

Chris Carter continued his torrid pace against the A’s with another 9th inning homer. The Astros would not win this one, however, 5-4.

Phil Hughes pitched 7 shutout innings but could not keep the Royals off the board in the 8th. He finished with 7 2/3 innings but was the hard luck loser in the Twins 6-1 defeat in Kansas City.

Denard Span went 3-4 with a double, a homer and 3 runs scored in Washington’s 8-4 loss to Philadelphia.

Zack Wheeler gave the Mets 7 innings of 4 hit ball, allowing only 2 earned runs. But he would be saddled with the loss to the Braves, 3-2.

 

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 1/2,

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,

Pedro Alvarez, 3 1/2,

Josh Harrison, 3 1/2,

David Peralta, 3 1/2,

Buster Posey, 3 1/2,

Giancarlo Stanton, 3 1/2,

Michael Morse, 3,

Seth Smith, 3,

Chase Utley, 3,

Cody Asche, 2 1/2,

Todd Frazier, 2 1/2,

Scooter Gennett, 2 1/2,

Carlos Gomez,  2 1/2,

Billy Hamilton, 2 1/2,

Jason Heyward, 2 1/2,

Matt Holliday,  2 1/2,

Aramis Ramirez 2 1/2,

David Wright, 2 1/2,

Christian Yelich, 2 1/2,

Nolan Arenado, 2,

Charlie Blackmon, 2,

Ryan Braun,  2,

Marlon Byrd,  2,

Allen Craig, 2,

Carl Crawford, 2,

Lucas Duda, 2,

Adrian Gonzalez, 2,

Curtis Granderson, 2,

Jedd Gyorko, 2,

Adeiny Hechavarria, 2,

Matt Kemp, 2,

Adam LaRoche, 2,

Ryan Ludwick, 2,

Starling Marte,   2,

Casey McGehee, 2,

Brayan Peña2,

A.J. Pollock, 2,

Yasiel Puig, 2,

Hanley Ramirez, 2,

Ben Revere, 2,

Mark Reynolds, 2,

Anthony Rizzo, 2,

Scott Van Slyke, 2,

Brandon Belt,  1 1/2,

Emilio Bonifacio,  1 1/2,

Corey Dickerson, 1 1/2,

Evan Gattis, 1 1/2,

Miguel Montero, 1 1/2,

Marcell Ozuna, 1 1/2,

Angel Pagan,  1 1/2,

Gerardo Parra, 1 1/2,

Gregory Polanco, 1 1/2,

Anthony Rendon, 1 1/2,

Jimmy Rollins, 1 1/2,

Justin Ruggiano, 1 1/2

Denard Span, 1 1/2,

Juan Uribe, 1 1/2,

Luis Valbuena, 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,   12 1/2,

Johnny Cueto,  9,

Madison Bumgarner, 8 1/2,

Zack Greinke, 5 1/2,

Cole Hamels, 5 1/2,

Stephen Strasburg,  5 1/2,

Homer Bailey,  5,

Mike Leake,  5,

Tim Hudson,  4 1/2,

Tim Lincecum, 4 1/2,

Adam Wainwright, 4 1/2,

Henderson Alvarez, 4,

Bartolo Colon, 4,

Jacob deGrom, 4,

Yovani Gallardo, 4,

Lance Lynn, 4,

A.J. Burnett, 3 1/2,

Nathan Eovaldi, 3 1/2,

Matt Garza, 3 1/2,

Justin Masterson,  3 1/2 ( 1 in NL, 2 1/2 in AL)

Julio Teheran, 3 1/2,

Jose Fernandez,  3,

Tom Koehler,  3,

Kyle Lohse, 3,

Tyson Ross, 3,

Hyun-Jin Ryu,  3,

Ryan Volgelsong3,

Alex Wood,  3,

Jake Arrieta, 2 1/2,

Jarred Cosart, 2 1/2 (1 in NL and 1 1/2 in AL),

Doug Fister, 2 1/2,

Charlie Morton, 2 1/2,

Tanner Roark,  2 1/2,

Matt Cain, 2,

Andrew Cashner2,

Jorge De La Rosa, 2,

Aaron Harang, 2,

Roberto Hernandez, 2,

Ian Kennedy, 2,

Cliff Lee, 2,

Jeff Locke, 2,

Wade Miley,  2,

Mike Minor, 2,

Wily Peralta, 2,

Jeff Samardzija, 2,

Zack Wheeler, 2,

Travis Wood, 2,

Josh Beckett, 1 1/2,

Gerrit Cole,  1 1/2,

Jesse Hahn, 1 1/2,

Jason Hammel,  1 1/2,

Mat Latos, 1 1/2,

Shelby Miller, 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 1/2,

Edwin Encarnacion, 6 1/2,

Josh Donaldson,  6,

Michael Brantley, 4 1/2,

Miguel Cabrera,  4 1/2,

Carlos Santana, 4 1/2,

Kyle Seager,  4 1/2,

Adam Jones, 4,

Brandon Moss,  4,

Ben Zobrist, 4,

Jose Bautista, 3 1/2,

Adrian Beltre, 3 1/2,

Jacoby Ellsbury, 3 1/2,

Joe Mauer 3 1/2,

David Murphy,  3 1/2,

David Ortiz, 3 1/2,

Jose Altuve, 3,

Carlos Beltran, 3,

Yoenis Cespedes, 3,

Nelson Cruz, 3,

Salvador Perez, 3,

Melky Cabrera, 2 1/2,

Desmond Jennings,  2 1/2,

Derek Jeter, 2 1/2,

Dustin Pedroia,  2 1/2,

Jose Reyes, 2 1/2,

Lonnie Chisenhall, 2,

Chris Davis, 2,

Brian Dozier, 2,

Brock Holt, 2,

Alex Gordon, 2,

Omar Infante,   2,

John Jaso,  2,

Ian Kinsler, 2,

Nick Markakis,  2,

Victor Martinez, 2,

Brian McCann, 2,

Derek Norris, 2,

Steve Pearce, 2,

Albert Pujols  2,

Josh Reddick, 2,

Grady Sizemore, 2,

Dayan Viciedo, 2,

Dustin Ackley, 1 1/2,

Xander Bogaerts, 1 1/2,

Billy Butler, 1 1/2,

Asdrubal Cabrera, 1 1/2,

Kole Calhoun, 1 1/2,

Robinson Cano, 1 1/2,

Chris Carter,  1 1/2,

Jason Castro, 1 1/2,

Rajai Davis, 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,

A.J. Pierzynski, 1 1/2,

Alexei Ramirez, 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,  8,

Corey Kluber, 7 1/2,

David Price,  7 1/2, (6 with Tampa Bay, 1 1/2 with Detroit.)

Hisashi Iwakuma, 6 1/2,

Max Scherzer, 5 1/2,

Phil Hughes,  5,

Yu Darvish, 4 1/2,

Dallas Keuchel,  4 1/2,

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

Rick Porecllo 4 1/2,

Masahiro Tanaka,  4 1/2,

Chris Tillman, 4 1/2,

Chris Archer,    4,

Mark Buehrle,   4,

John Lackey,  4,

Scott Kazmir, 3 1/2,

Bud Norris, 3 1/2,

Jake Odorizzi, 3 1/2,

Garrett Richards,  3 1/2,

Drew Smyly,  3 1/2 (1 1/2 with Tigers, 2 with Rays)

Jason Vargas3 1/2,

Roenis Elias,  3,

Sonny Gray, 3,

Jose Quintana, 3,

Yordano Ventura,  3,

Justin Verlander,  3,

Clay Buchholz, 2 1/2,

Danny Duffy, 2 1/2,

Scott Feldman 2 1/2,

Hiroki Kuroda, 2 1/2,

Ubaldo Jimenez2 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,

Jeremy Guthrie 2,

Drew Hutchison, 2,

Collin McHugh, 2,

Martin Perez,   2,

Matt Shoemaker,  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,

Brandon McCarthy, 1 1/2,

Brett Oberholtzer, 1 1/2,

C.J. Wilson, 1 1/2,

Brandon Workman, 1 1/2,

 

Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day In 2014 MLB,

Arismendy Alcantara, Nori AokiOswaldo Arcia,  Bronson ArroyoErick Aybar, Javier Baez, Jackie Bradley Jr., Jay BruceMatt CarpenterChris Carter,  Santiago CasillaNick Castellanos,  Shin-Soo ChooJosh CollmenterHank CongerKevin Correia,  Collin CowgillBrandon CrawfordCoco CrispMichael CuddyerTravis d’ArnaudKhris Davis, Ike DavisChris DenorfiaOdrisamer Despaigne, Matt DominguezAdam EatonEduardo Escobar,  Yunel EscobarAndre EthierMike FiersGavin FloydDexter Fowler, Sam FuldDillon GeeKyle GibsonAlex Gonzalez Carlos GonzalezGio GonzalezMiguel GonzalezDan HarenEric HosmerRyan HowardTorii HunterEdwin JacksonHowie KendrickJason KipnisColby Lewis,  Adam LindJames LoneyJordan LylesManny Machado,  John Mayberry Jr., Devin MesoracoJordy Mercer,  Tommy MilloneRafael Montero,  Kendrys MoralesJustin Morneau,  Donnie Murphy,  Wil MyersJuan Nicasio,  Hector NoesiRicky NolascoVidal Nuno,  Lyle OverbayChris OwingsBrad PeacockGlen PerkinsDavid PhelpsYohan PinoTrevor Plouffe,  Drew PomeranzMartin PradoRene RiveraBrian RobertsShane RobinsonStefen RomeroRobbie Ross Jr.,  Carlos RuizPablo SandovalAnibal Sanchez,  Hector SanchezErvin Santana,  Hector SantiagoJonathan SchoopAlfredo SimonJustin SmoakTravis SniderYangervis SolarteDenard SpanDan StrailyEugenio SuarezNick SwisherNick Tepesch, Josh TomlinDan UgglaKennys VargasEdinson VolquezMichael WachaTsuyoshi Wada, Jerome WilliamsDelmon YoungEric Young Jr.

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

Matt AdamsYonder AlonsoBrett AndersonJ.P. ArencibiaMike AvilesJeff BakerScott BakerGregor BlancoMike BolsingerPeter BourjosLorenzo CainAlberto CallaspoCarlos CarrascoFrancisco CervelliC.J. CronBrandon Cumpton,  David DeJesusDaniel DescalsoSean DoolittleRyan DoumitAdam DunnRyan FlahertyNate FreimanAvisail GarciaConor GillaspieJonny GomesYan GomesDidi GregoriusBrandon GuyerJ.A. HappBrad Hand,  Andrew HeaneyJeremy HellicksonRaul IbanezEnder InciarteChris JohnsonKevin KiermaierGeorge KottarasJason KubelFrancisco LirianoEvan LongoriaRussell MartinNate McClouthJordy MercerMiles MikolasYadier MolinaJuan Lagares, Jimmy Nelson, Jonathon NieseChris ParmeleeJake PeavyJhonny PeraltaJose RamirezColby RasmusTodd RedmondAlex RiosWilin RosarioDanny SalazarJarrod SaltalamacchiaGaby SanchezMichael SaundersSkip SchumakerJean SeguraEric StultsKurt SuzukiJustin TurnerMark TrumboDanny ValenciaJonathan Villar, Zach WaltersTony WatsonJayson WerthRyan Wheeler,  Josh Willingham,  Tom WilhelmsenChris Young, .

 

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