Who Owned Baseball April 16, 2017 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2017 #WOB Standings
Bryce Harper got 3 hits, 2 of them homers, the last one was a 2 out, 3 run, come from behind walk off homer in the 9th that gave Washington a thrilling 6-4 win over the Phillies.
Bartolo Colon let up an early solo homer and nothing else as he threw 7 innings of 1 hit, 1 run ball and earned the 9-2 decision for Atlanta over San Diego.
Trey Mancini homered twice and added another hit, driving in 4 as the Orioles clubbed Toronto, 11-4.
Ian Kennedy pitched 8 shutout innings, allowing 2 hits and striking out 10 Angels. He would not get the decision but set up the 1-0 Kansas City walk off win.
They all owned baseball on April 16, 2017
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Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Cesar Hernandez reached base 4 times, including a homer, scoring twice. The Phillies fell on a walk off homer in Washington, 6-4.
Jon Lester threw 7 shutout innings, allowing just 3 hits. The Cubs bullpen would not be effective and the Pirates took the 6-1 final.
Shin-Soo Choo homered, doubled and walked, driving in 5 runs, but the Rangers bullpen gave the 8-7 game to the Mariners.
Tyler Skaggs pitched 7 shutout innings and struck out 9 Royals. The Angels would drop the 1-0 game in the bottom of the 9th.
Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Trey Mancini, – 2,
Leaders for National League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Manuel Margot, – 1 1/2,
Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Dallas Keuchel, – 2 1/2,
Ervin Santana, – 2,
Chris Sale – 1 1/2,
Marcus Stroman, – 1 1/2,
Leaders for National League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Jake Arrieta, – 2
Clayton Kershaw, – 2,
Madison Bumgarner (1/2 WOB as hitter), – 1 1/2
Mike Leake, – 1 1/2,
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day In 2017 MLB,
Chris Archer, Nolan Arenado, Matthew Boyd, Yoenis Cespedes, Jhoulys Chacin, Tyler Chatwood, Bartolo Colon, Travis d’Arnaud, Khris Davis, Aledmys Diaz, Brandon Finnegan, David Freese, Michael Fulmer, Joey Gallo, Avisail Garcia, Amir Garrett, Yasmani Grandal, Kendall Graveman, Randal Grichuk, Bryce Harper, Matt Harvey, Chase Headley, Aaron Hicks, Derek Holland, Hisashi Iwakuma, Ian Kennedy, Ian Kinsler, Francisco Lindor, Starling Marte, Carlos Martinez, Nomar Mazara, Brad Miller, Matt Moore, Logan Morrison, Wil Myers, Jimmy Nelson, Gerardo Parra, Michael Pineda, Stephen Piscotty, Yasiel Puig, Jose Ramirez, Robbie Ray, Tyler Skaggs, Geovany Soto, Julio Teheran, Jason Vargas, Christian Vazquez, Justin Verlander, Matt Wieters
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2017 MLB,
Alec Asher, Brandon Belt, Mookie Betts, Archie Bradley, Michael Brantley, Ryan Braun, Kris Bryant, Robinson Cano, Matt Carpenter, Shin-Soo Choo, Carlos Correa, Rajai Davis, Jacob deGrom, Danny Duffy, Jerad Eickhoff, Jacoby Ellsbury, Mike Fiers, Freddie Freeman, Gio Gonzalez, Cole Hamels, Cesar Hernandez, John Lackey, Jon Lester, Francisco Liriano, Jonathan LuCroy, Yadier Molina, Taylor Motter, Daniel Nava, Rougned Odor, Marcell Ozuna, James Paxton, Salvador Perez, J.T. Realmuto, Ryan Schimpf, Giancarlo Stanton, Eugenio Suarez, Jameson Taillon, Ronald Torreyes, Troy Tulowitzki, Justin Upton, Jered Weaver, Nick Wittgren
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