Who Owned Baseball May 1, 2016 (Daily MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2016 #WOB Standings
Clayton Kershaw threw a complete game 3 hit shutout, striking out 14 Padres along the way in the Dodgers razor thin 1-0 victory.
Nolan Arenado singled, homered, drove in three and showed some solid defense in the Rockies 6-3 victory over the Diamondbacks.
Marcus Stroman pitched 8 innings, allowing 3 hits, 1 run and 9 strikeouts. He would earn the 5-1 decision for the Blue Jays over Tampa Bay.
Brett Lawrie went 3 for 3 with a homer to lead the White Sox past Baltimore, 7-1.
They all owned baseball on May 1, 2016.
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Earning 1/2 WOBs in losing efforts.
Drew Pomeranz gave the Padres 7 strong innings, allowing 1 run and 3 hits but got a hard luck loss, 1-0, to the Dodgers.
Brandon Drury went 3 for 5 with a homer and a pair of runs scored but his Diamondbacks fell short of Colorado, 6-3.
Danny Salazar struck out 8 Phillies over 7 innings, allowing just 2 runs. He got the tough luck loss for the Indians, 2-1.
Alex Rodriguez hit a go ahead double and a go ahead homer but the Yankees blew both leads and the Red Sox completed the sweep, 8-7.
So Let’s factor in yesterday’s heroics into the year long WOB standings
2016 WOB Leaders for the National League Hitter,
Brandon Belt, 2 1/2,
Nick Markakis, 2,
Starling Marte, 2,
Marcus Stroman, 2,
Michael Conforto, 1 1/2,
Paul Goldschmidt, 1 1/2,
Jeremy Hazelbaker, 1 1/2,
Trevor Story, 1 1/2,
2016 WOB Leaders for the National League Pitcher,
Jake Arrieta, 2,
Clayton Kershaw, 2,
Joe Ross, 2,
Adam Conley, 1 1/2,
Jerad Eickhoff, 1 1/2,
Jeremy Hellickson, 1 1/2,
Jeff Locke, 1 1/2,
Aaron Nola, 1 1/2,
Tanner Roark, 1 1/2,
Noah Syndergaard, 1 1/2,
2016 WOB Leaders for American League Hitter,
Mookie Betts, 2 1/2,
Robinson Cano, 2,
Steven Souza Jr., 2,
Ian Kinsler, 1 1/2,
Colby Rasmus, 1 1/2,
2016 WOB Leaders for American League Pitcher,
Felix Hernandez, 2,
Rich Hill, 2,
Corey Kluber, 2,
Chris Sale, 2,
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day In 2016 MLB,
( Jose Altuve, Jackie Bradley., Justin Bour, Trevor Brown, Jay Bruce, Kris Bryant, Madison Bumgarner, Miguel Cabrera, Carlos Carrasco, Chris Carter, Nick Castellanos, Tyler Chatwood, Johnny Cueto, Chris Davis, Jacob deGrom, Jerad Eickhoff, Nathan Eovaldi, Freddie Freeman, Jaime Garcia, Mychal Givens, Ryan Goins, Curtis Granderson, Sonny Gray, Brandon Guyer, Cole Hamels, Enrique Hernandez, Odubel Herrera, Derek Holland, Brock Holt, Eric Hosmer, Matt Kemp, Ian Kennedy, Dallas Keuchel, John Lackey, Mat Latos, Brett Lawrie, DJ LeMahieu, Jed Lowrie, Manny Machado, Kenta Maeda, Carlos Martinez, Victor Martinez, Andrew McCutchen, Collin McHugh, Wade Miley, Charlie Morton, Eduardo Nunez, Dustin Pedroia, David Phelps, Trevor Plouffe, Gregory Polanco, Drew Pomeranz, David Price, Jose Quintana, Wilson Ramos, Anthony Rizzo, Alex Rodriguez, Danny Salazar, Jeff Samardzija, Aaron Sanchez, Ervin Santana, Hector Santiago, Michael Saunders, Jonathan Schoop, Jean Segura, Andrelton Simmons, Drew Smyly, Mark Teixeira, Chris Tillman, Mark Trumbo, Troy Tulowitzki, Justin Upton, Melvin Upton Jr., Vincent Velasquez, Yordano Ventura, Edinson Volquez, Michael Wacha, Neil Walker, Tyler White, David Wright, Jordan Zimmermann, )
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2016 MLB,
( Pedro Alvarez, Erick Aybar, Darwin Barney, Jose Bautista, Brandon Belt, Carlos Beltran, Matt Boyd, Ryan Braun, Welington Castillo, Francisco Cervelli, Wei-Yin Chen, Carlos Correa, Ivan De Jesus, Ian Desmond, Brandon Drury, Lucas Duda, Jarrod Dyson, Edwin Encarnacion, Marco Estrada, Scott Feldman, Brandon Finnegan, Adonis Garcia, Dee Gordon, Zack Greinke, Billy Hamilton, Bryce Harper, Phil Hughes, Kevin Kiermaier, Jon Lester, Evan Longoria, Kris Medlen, Brad Miller, Matt Moore, Jimmy Nelson, Jake Odorizzi, Angel Pagan, David Peralta, Stephen Piscotty, Hanley Ramirez, Mark Reynolds, Carlos Rodon, Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Aaron Sanchez, Marcus Semien, Travis Shaw, James Shields, Matt Shoemaker, Ross Stripling, Julio Teheran, Justin Verlander, Jonathan Villar, Matt Wisler, Alex Wood )
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