Who Owned Baseball May 15, 2016 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2016 #WOB Standings
Danny Valencia clocked 3 homers, including a go ahead 2 run blast in the 9th, driving in 3 altogether and leading Oakland to a 7-6 win in Tampa Bay.
Hector Santiago held Seattle hitless into the sixth and finished with 8 innings of 2 hit shutout ball to earn the 3-0 decision for the Angels.
Chris Carter singled, homered and drove in the go ahead run with a double to push Milwaukee past San Diego, 3-2.
Gerrit Cole salvaged the final game of the series with 8 shutout innings, allowing 3 hits, no walks and struck out 7 as the Pirates finally took a game against the Cubs, 2-1.
They all owned baseball on May 15, 2016.
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Earning 1/2 WOBs in losing efforts.
Brandon Guyer hit 2 homers and drove in 5 but Tampa Bay’s bullpen melted down and Oakland took the game, 7-6.
Felix Hernandez struck out 9 in 7 1/3 innings but allowed 3 runs which were the difference in the Mariners 3-0 loss to the Angels.
Maikel Franco went 3 for 5 with 3 RBI in the Phillies 9-4 defeat by the Reds.
Jon Lester recorded 9 strikeouts in 6 2/3 innings, giving up just 2 hits. But he would be the tough luck 2-1 loser as the Cubs fell to Pittsburgh.
2016 WOB Leaders for the National League Hitter,
Nolan Arenado, 3,
Chris Carter, 3,
Brandon Belt, 2 1/2,
Trevor Story, 2 1/2,
Nick Markakis, 2,
Starling Marte, 2,
Marcus Stroman, 2,
Melvin Upton Jr., 2,
Michael Conforto, 1 1/2,
Paul Goldschmidt, 1 1/2,
Jeremy Hazelbaker, 1 1/2,
Chris Herrmann, 1 1/2,
Andrew McCutchen, 1 1/2,
Daniel Murphy, 1 1/2,
Wilson Ramos, 1 1/2,
2016 WOB Leaders for the National League Pitcher,
Jake Arrieta, 3,
Clayton Kershaw, 3,
Jeremy Hellickson, 2 1/2,
Joe Ross, 2 1/2,
Noah Syndergaard, 2 1/2, (1 as hitter)
Bartolo Colon, 2,
Adam Conley, 1 1/2,
Jerad Eickhoff, 1 1/2,
John Lackey, 1 1 /2,
Jeff Locke, 1 1/2,
Kenta Maeda, 1 1/2,
Aaron Nola, 1 1/2,
Tanner Roark, 1 1/2,
Ross Stripling, 1 1/2,
Michael Wacha, 1 1/2,
Matt Wisler, 1 1/2,
2016 WOB Leaders for American League Hitter,
Robinson Cano, 3,
Mookie Betts, 2 1/2,
Jackie Bradley Jr., 2,
Ian Kinsler, 2,
Manny Machado, 2,
Steven Souza Jr., 2,
Jose Altuve, 1 1/2,
Carlos Correa, 1 1/2,
Edwin Encarnacion, 1 1/2,
Brandon Guyer, 1 1/2,
Colby Rasmus, 1 1/2,
2016 WOB Leaders for American League Pitcher,
Corey Kluber, 3,
Chris Sale, 3,
Felix Hernandez, 2 1/2,
Jose Quintana, 2 1/2,
Cole Hamels, 2,
Rich Hill, 2,
Ian Kennedy, 2,
David Price, 2,
Aaron Sanchez, 2,
Hector Santiago, 2,
Dallas Keuchel, 1 1/2,
Justin Verlander, 1 1/2,
Edinson Volquez, 1 1/2,
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day In 2016 MLB,
( Matt Andriese, Justin Bour, Trevor Brown, Jay Bruce, Kris Bryant, Madison Bumgarner, Miguel Cabrera, Matt Carpenter, Carlos Carrasco, Nick Castellanos, Tyler Chatwood, Gerrit Cole, Brandon Crawford, Johnny Cueto, Chris Davis, Jacob deGrom, Jerad Eickhoff, Nathan Eovaldi, Jose Fernandez, Maikel Franco, Todd Frazier, Freddie Freeman, Jaime Garcia, Kevin Gausman, Mychal Givens, Ryan Goins, Curtis Granderson, Jon Gray, Sonny Gray, A.J. Griffin, J.A. Happ, Bryce Harper, Chase Headley, Enrique Hernandez, Odubel Herrera, Aaron Hill, Derek Holland, Brock Holt, Eric Hosmer, Matt Kemp, Jake Lamb, Mat Latos, Brett Lawrie, DJ LeMahieu, Jon Lester, Colby Lewis, Jed Lowrie, Carlos Martinez, Victor Martinez, Steven Matz, Collin McHugh, Wade Miley, Charlie Morton, Jimmy Nelson, Eduardo Nunez, David Ortiz, Joe Panik, Dustin Pedroia, David Phelps, Trevor Plouffe, Gregory Polanco, Drew Pomeranz, Jose Ramirez, Colin Rea, Anthony Rizzo, Alex Rodriguez, Ryan Rua, Danny Salazar, Jeff Samardzija, Ervin Santana, Michael Saunders, Max Scherzer, Jonathan Schoop, Jean Segura, Marcus Semien, Andrelton Simmons, Drew Smyly, Justin Smoak, George Springer, Julio Teheran, Mark Teixeira, Chris Tillman, Mark Trumbo, Troy Tulowitzki, Justin Upton, Danny Valencia, Vincent Velasquez, Yordano Ventura, Neil Walker, Tyler White, David Wright, Steven Wright, Ben Zobrist, )
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2016 MLB,
( Pedro Alvarez, Erick Aybar, Darwin Barney, Jose Bautista, Gordon Beckham, Brandon Belt, Carlos Beltran, Matt Boyd, Ryan Braun, Lorenzo Cain, Matt Cain, Welington Castillo, Francisco Cervelli, Wei-Yin Chen, Khris Davis, Ivan De Jesus, Ian Desmond, Chris Devenski, Brandon Drury, Lucas Duda, Jarrod Dyson, Marco Estrada, Scott Feldman, Brandon Finnegan, Doug Fister, Mike Foltynewicz, Adonis Garcia, Oswaldo Garcia, Alex Gordon, Dee Gordon, Zack Greinke, Billy Hamilton, Phil Hughes, Kevin Kiermaier, Jason Kipnis, Mike Leake, Adam Lind, Evan Longoria, Kris Medlen, Jordy Mercer, Brad Miller, Matt Moore, Kirk Nieuwenhuis, Jake Odorizzi, Marcell Ozuna, Angel Pagan, Byung-ho Park, Gerardo Parra, David Peralta, Hernan Perez, Stephen Piscotty, Alex Presley, Hanley Ramirez, Josh Reddick, Mark Reynolds, Carlos Rodon, Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Aaron Sanchez, Danny Santana, Travis Shaw, James Shields, Matt Shoemaker, Masahiro Tanaka, Mike Trout, Cesar Vargas, Jonathan Villar, Alex Wood, Ryan Zimmerman )
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