Who Owned Baseball April 9, 2017 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2017 #WOB Standings
Starling Marte went 4 for 5 including a 2 run bottom of the 10th, come from behind, walk off home run to push the Pirates past the Braves, 6-5.
Joey Gallo singled and hit a 3 run homer, driving in 5 altogether, leading the Rangers to an 8-1 thrashing of Oakland.
Jake Arrieta struck out 10 Brewers in 7 innings, allowing only 3 hits and 2 walks and earned the 7-4 victory for the Cubs.
Ervin Santana pitched 6 innings of 2 hit shutout ball as the Twins continued their hot start with a 4-1 win over the White Sox.
They all owned baseball on April 9, 2017
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Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Freddie Freeman got 4 hits, 2 of them homers, and stole a base but the Braves fell to the Pirates in extra innings, 6-5.
Robinson Cano doubled and homered, driving in 5. But the Mariners had an epic meltdown in the 9th and lost 10-9 to the Angels.
Julio Teheran allowed no earned runs and 2 unearned runs over 7 innings, striking out 7 Pirates. He would get a no decision as the Braves dropped the game in the 10th, 6-5.
Hisashi Iwakuma held the Angels to 2 hits and 1 run over 6 strong innings. The Mariners bullpen totally collapsed and gave the 10-9 game away in the bottom of the 9th.
Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Dallas Keuchel, – 1 1/2,
Leaders for National League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Jake Arrieta, – 2
Madison Bumgarner (1/2 WOB as hitter), – 1 1/2
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day In 2017 MLB,
Chris Archer, Jhoulys Chacin, Khris Davis, Aledmys Diaz, Brandon Finnegan, Michael Fulmer, Joey Gallo, Avisail Garcia, Amir Garrett, Yasmani Grandal, Kendall Graveman, Randal Grichuk, Matt Harvey, Hisashi Iwakuma, Clayton Kershaw, Ian Kinsler, Francisco Lindor, Manuel Margot, Starling Marte, Carlos Martinez, Nomar Mazara, Logan Morrison, Gerardo Parra, Yasiel Puig, Chris Sale, Ervin Santana, Geovany Soto, Marcus Stroman, Julio Teheran, Justin Verlander, Matt Wieters
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2017 MLB,
Brandon Belt, Archie Bradley, Ryan Braun, Robinson Cano, Rajai Davis, Danny Duffy, Jacoby Ellsbury, Mike Fiers, Freddie Freeman, Gio Gonzalez, Chase Headley, Mike Leake, Daniel Nava, Rougned Odor, James Paxton, Salvador Perez, J.T. Realmuto, Ryan Schimpf, Eugenio Suarez, Jameson Taillon, Ronald Torreyes, Troy Tulowitzki
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