Who Owned Baseball May 2, 2016 (Daily MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2016 #WOB Standings

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Bartolo Colon gave the Mets 8 shutout innings, striking out 7 Braves and getting the 4-1 victory.

Brandon Crawford went 2 for 5, knocking in 4 and hitting a come from behind homer that propelled the Giants past the Reds, 9-6.

A.J. Griffin struck out 9 Blue Jays in 6 innings and allowed only 1 run, earning the 2-1 decision for the Rangers.

Robinson Cano got 3 hits, including a double, and scored a pair in Seattle’s 4-3 win in Oakland.

They all owned baseball on May 2, 2016.

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Earning 1/2 WOBs in losing efforts.

Jon Gray struck out 11 Padres in 6 innings, allowing just 2 runs along the way. But he would out dueled and the Rockies fell, 2-1.

Jordy Mercer reached base 4 times, scoring a run, in Pittsburgh’s 7-2 defeat to the Cubs.

Edinson Volquez pitched into the 8th, finishing with 7 2/3 innings, letting up just 2 runs along the way. He would be on the wrong end of a 2-0 Royals loss to the Nationals.

Mike Trout went 4 for 5 with a homer, 3 RBI and a pair of runs scored but the Angels fell short in Milwaukee, 8-5.

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

2016 WOB Leaders for the National League Hitter,

Nolan Arenado, 3,

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,

Francisco Liriano, 2,

Joe Ross, 2,

Stephen Strasburg, 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,

Edinson Volquez, 1 1/2,

Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day In 2016 MLB,

Jose Altuve, Jackie Bradley., Justin BourTrevor BrownJay Bruce, Kris BryantMadison Bumgarner, Miguel CabreraCarlos Carrasco, Chris CarterNick Castellanos, Tyler Chatwood, Bartolo Colon, Brandon Crawford, Johnny CuetoChris Davis,  Jacob deGrom, Jerad Eickhoff, Nathan Eovaldi, Freddie FreemanJaime GarciaMychal Givens, Ryan GoinsCurtis GrandersonSonny Gray, A. J. Griffin, Brandon GuyerCole Hamels, Enrique HernandezOdubel HerreraDerek HollandBrock Holt,  Eric Hosmer, Matt Kemp, Ian KennedyDallas Keuchel, John LackeyMat Latos, Brett Lawrie, DJ LeMahieu, Jed Lowrie, Manny Machado,   Kenta Maeda,  Carlos Martinez, Victor MartinezAndrew McCutchen,  Collin McHugh, Wade MileyCharlie Morton, Eduardo Nunez, Dustin PedroiaDavid Phelps, Trevor PlouffeGregory Polanco, Drew Pomeranz,  David Price, Jose QuintanaWilson Ramos, Anthony Rizzo, Alex Rodriguez,  Danny Salazar,  Jeff SamardzijaAaron SanchezErvin Santana, Hector SantiagoMichael Saunders,  Jonathan Schoop, Jean Segura,  Andrelton Simmons, Drew SmylyMark Teixeira, Chris TillmanMark Trumbo, Troy TulowitzkiJustin Upton, Melvin Upton Jr.Vincent Velasquez, Yordano VenturaMichael Wacha, Neil WalkerTyler White, David Wright, Jordan Zimmermann, )

Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2016 MLB,

( Pedro AlvarezErick Aybar, Darwin BarneyJose Bautista, Brandon Belt, Carlos Beltran, Matt BoydRyan Braun, Welington CastilloFrancisco CervelliWei-Yin ChenCarlos Correa, Ivan De Jesus,  Ian Desmond, Brandon DruryLucas Duda, Jarrod DysonEdwin EncarnacionMarco Estrada, Scott FeldmanBrandon FinneganAdonis Garcia, Dee Gordon, Jon Gray, Zack Greinke, Billy HamiltonBryce HarperPhil HughesKevin Kiermaier, Jon LesterEvan Longoria,  Kris Medlen, Jordy Mercer, Brad MillerMatt MooreJimmy NelsonJake Odorizzi, Angel PaganDavid Peralta, Stephen PiscottyHanley Ramirez, Mark ReynoldsCarlos Rodon, Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Aaron Sanchez, Marcus Semien, Travis Shaw, James ShieldsMatt ShoemakerRoss Stripling, Julio Teheran, Mike Trout, Justin Verlander, Jonathan VillarMatt Wisler, Alex Wood )

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WOB Stands For ‘Who Owned Baseball’ It is based on a Daily Look at the best players from the baseball games the day before. It is a great way to look at a League’s Daily MVP.

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