Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (May 30th) – Updated Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings
Dillon Gee pitched 7 1/3 innings, letting up one run, 4 hits no walks and 12 strikeouts as the Mets beat the Yankees 3-1 and completed the season sweep of the Subway Series.
Luis Valbuena went 3-4, a triple shy of the cycle, scoring three runs as the Cubs swept the White Sox with an 8-3 win.
Jacoby Ellsbury went on a franchise record setting stolen base binge, swiping 5 bags against the Phillies while getting on base 4 times including 3 hits as the Red Sox beat the Phillies, 9-2.
And Freddy Garcia pitched 8 shutout innings, letting up only 3 hits and no walks as the Orioles topped the Nats 2-0.
They all owned baseball on May 30th, 2013.
My explanation for “Who Owns Baseball” can be found here.
At the end of the year, we will tally up who owned baseball the most individual days and see how it compares to the final MVP and Cy Young vote.
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So let’s update the tally taking into account their heroics last night.
Players with Multiple Votes:
Leaders for the National League Hitter
Bryce Harper – 4
Shin-Soo Choo – 3
Carlos Gonzalez – 3
Justin Upton – 3
Brandon Belt – 2
Zack Cozart – 2
Andrew McCutchen – 2
Angel Pagan – 2
Brandon Phillips – 2
Buster Posey – 2
Wilin Rosario – 2
Troy Tulowitzki – 2
Leaders for the National League Pitcher
Adam Wainwright – 5
Clayton Kershaw – 4
Matt Harvey –3
Shelby Miller – 3
A.J. Burnett – 2
Patrick Corbin – 2
Jaime Garcia– 2
Gio Gonzalez – 2
Cliff Lee – 2
Mike Minor – 2
Travis Wood – 2
Barry Zito – 2
Leaders for American League Hitter
Miguel Cabrera – 4
Jose Bautista – 2
Chris Davis – 2
Jacoby Ellsbury – 2
Prince Fielder – 2
Travis Hafner – 2
Austin Jackson – 2
Justin Maxwell – 2
Leaders for American League Pitcher
Clay Buchholz – 4
Matt Moore– 4
Alex Cobb– 3
Yu Darvish – 3
Jon Lester -3
R.A. Dickey – 2
Felix Hernandez – 2
Derek Holland – 2
Justin Masterson – 2
Chris Sale – 2
Anibal Sanchez – 2
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day:
Alexi Amarista, Brett Anderson, J. P. Arencibia, Bronson Arroyo, Homer Bailey, Scott Barnes, Carlos Beltran, Adrian Beltre, Gregor Blanco, Domonic Brown, Mark Buehrle, Madison Bumgarner, Lorenzo Cain, Robinson Cano, Yoenis Cespedes, Bartolo Colon, Carlos Corporan, Michael Cuddyer, Wade Davis, Sam Deduno, Jorge De La Rosa, Scott Diamond, Josh Donaldson, Stephen Drew, Edwin Encarnacion, Scott Feldman, Jose Fernandez, Freddy Garcia, Dillon Gee, Yan Gomes, Adrian Gonzalez, Alex Gordon, Zack Greinke, A.J. Griffin, Jason Grilli, Jeremy Guthrie, Aaron Harang, Dan Haren, Adeiny Hechavarria, Aaron Hicks, Raul Ibanez, Desmond Jennings, Kelly Johnson, Adam Jones, Matt Joyce, Scott Kazmir, Howie Kendrick, Jason Kipnis, Pete Kozma, Hiroki Kuroda, Francisco Liriano, James Loney, Evan Longoria, Jed Lowrie, Lance Lynn, Manny Machado, Paul Maholm, Joe Mauer, Brian McCann, Brandon McCarthy, Michael McKenry, Will Middlebrooks, Justin Morneau, Brandon Moss, Mike Napoli, Daniel Nava, Dioner Navarro, Ricky Nolasco, Bud Norris, Lyle Overbay, Jarrod Parker, Gerardo Parra, Jake Peavy, Andy Pettitte, David Phelps, A. J. Pierzynski, Albert Pujols, Wandy Rodriguez, Sergio Romo, Adam Rosales, Hyun-Jin Ryu, CC Sabathia, Jeff Samardzija, Gaby Sanchez, Ervin Santana, Max Scherzer, Marco Scutaro, Jean Segura, James Shields, J. B. Shuck, Andrelton Simmons, Drew Smyly, Travis Snider, Giancarlo Stanton, Drew Stubbs, Eric Stults, Jose Tabata, Nick Tepesch, Chris Tillman, Mike Trout, Matt Tuiasosopo, Luis Valbuena, Jordany Valdespin, Jason Vargas, Will Venable, Edinson Volquez, Joey Votto, Neil Walker, Rickie Weeks, Jake Westbrook, Matt Wieters, C. J. Wilson, David Wright, Chris Young, Ryan Zimmerman
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