Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (April.10) – Updated MLB Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings 2014
Jose Abreu launched a pair of homers and drove in 3 runs, leading the White Sox to a 7-3 victory over the Indians.
Daniel Murphy got on base 4 times with 3 hits (including a double) and a walk. He scored twice (including the go ahead run) and drove in 3 (including a key insurance run) as the Mets came from behind to top the Braves, 6-4.
Dan Straily pitched 7 strong innings, letting up just 3 hits and 1 run as the A’s cruised to a 6-1 victory in Minnesota.
Stephen Strasburg dominated the Marlins. He pitched into the 7th inning, letting up just 3 hits, 1 run and 1 walk while striking out an eye popping 12 batters. He got the 7-1 victory for the Nationals.
They owned baseball on April.10, 2014.
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Earning 1/2 WOBs in losing efforts.
Justin Upton went 3-4 with a pair of homers, the second one traveling 477 feet. It was not enough however as the Mets beat Atlanta, 6-4.
Colby Rasmus went 3-4 with a homer. But it was for naught as the Blue Jays lost to Houston, 6-4.
So let’s update the tally taking into account their heroics last night.
Players with Multiple Votes:
Leaders for the National League Hitter
Leaders for the National League Pitcher
Tim Hudson – 2
Hyun-Jin Ryu – 1 1/2
Leaders for American League Hitter
Leaders for American League Pitcher
Chris Archer – 2
Jason Vargas – 1 1/2
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day:
Jose Abreu, Brandon Belt, Adrian Beltre, Charlie Blackmon, Xander Bogaerts, Emilio Bonifacio, Jackie Bradley Jr., Ryan Braun, Mark Buehrle, Miguel Cabrera, Andrew Cashner, Gerrit Cole, Johnny Cueto, Ike Davis, Chris Denorfia, Scott Feldman, Jose Fernandez, Freddie Freeman, Alex Gonzalez, Dee Gordon, Billy Hamilton, Jason Hammel, Felix Hernandez, Clayton Kershaw, Ian Kinsler, Mike Leake, James Loney, Ryan Ludwick, Jordan Lyles, Victor Martinez, Justin Masterson, Joe Mauer, Daniel Murphy, Jake Odorizzi, Angel Pagan, Hanley Ramirez, Garrett Richards, Chris Sale, Alfredo Simon, Dan Straily, Stephen Strasburg, Troy Tulowitzki, Scott Van Slyke, Adam Wainwright, Alex Wood, Delmon Young
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB:
Jose Altuve (1/2), Carlos Beltran (1/2), Jay Bruce (1/2), Starlin Castro (1/2) Jacoby Ellsbury (1/2), Tyler Flowers (1/2), Todd Frazier (1/2), Paul Goldschmidt (1/2), Matt Joyce (1/2), Adam LaRoche (1/2) Jon Lester (1/2), David Murphy (1/2), Brayan Peña, Salvador Perez (1/2), Colby Rasmus (1/2), Max Scherzer (1/2), James Shields (1/2), Mike Trout (1/2), Mark Trumbo (1/2), Justin Upton (1/2), Alex Wood (1/2), Christian Yelich (1/2), Ben Zobrist (1/2)
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