Who Owned Baseball April 20, 2017 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2017 #WOB Standings
Chris Sale struck out 13 Blue Jays in 8 shutout innings, allowing only 4 hits. The bullpen blew his lead but the Red Sox took the game in extra innings, 4-1.
Steven Souza Jr. missed the cycle by a single, driving in 3 and scoring 3 as the Rays clobbered the Tigers, 8-1.
Stephen Strasburg struck out 10 Braves in 7 innings, walking 2 and allowing only 2 runs, earning the 3-2 decision for the Nationals.
Maikel Franco reached base 3 times, homered and drove in 2 to lead the Phillies past the Mets, 6-4.
They all owned baseball on April 20, 2017
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Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Marco Estrada threw 6 shutout innings, striking out 7 Red Sox along the way. He did not get a decision as Toronto fell in extras, 4-1.
Kendrys Morales got two hits including a dramatic 9th inning game tying homer. In the end Toronto came up short against Boston, 4-1.
Scott Feldman pitched 7 strong innings allowing 1 run and no walks. He got no decision as the Reds bullpen dropped the 2-1 game to Baltimore.
Jedd Gyorko got on base 4 times and homered in the Cardinals 7-5 loss to Milwaukee.
Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Trey Mancini, – 2,
Mookie Betts, – 1 1/2,
Joey Gallo, – 1 1/2,
Leaders for National League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Nolan Arenado, – 2,
Bryce Harper, – 2,
Freddie Freeman, – 1 1/2,
Manuel Margot, – 1 1/2,
Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Chris Sale – 2 1/2,
Dallas Keuchel, – 2 1/2,
Ervin Santana, – 2,
Jason Vargas, – 2,
Marcus Stroman, – 1 1/2,
Leaders for National League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Jake Arrieta, – 2
Jhoulys Chacin, – 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, Matthew Boyd, Yoenis Cespedes, Tyler Chatwood, Wei-Yin Chen, Bartolo Colon, Travis d’Arnaud, Khris Davis, Aledmys Diaz, Brandon Finnegan, Maikel Franco, David Freese, Michael Fulmer, Avisail Garcia, Amir Garrett, Miguel Gonzalez, Yasmani Grandal, Kendall Graveman, Randal Grichuk, A. J. Griffin, Mitch Haniger, Matt Harvey, Chase Headley, Aaron Hicks, Derek Holland, Hisashi Iwakuma, Aaron Judge, Ian Kennedy, Ian Kinsler, Francisco Lindor, Lance Lynn, 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, Steven Souza Jr., Giancarlo Stanton, Stephen Strasburg, Julio Teheran, Christian Vazquez, Justin Verlander, Matt Wieters
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2017 MLB,
Alec Asher, Brandon Belt, Archie Bradley, Michael Brantley, Ryan Braun, Kris Bryant, Robinson Cano, Matt Carpenter, Jesse Chavez, Shin-Soo Choo, Carlos Correa, Rajai Davis, Jacob deGrom, Danny Duffy, Jerad Eickhoff, Jacoby Ellsbury, Marco Estrada, Scott Feldman, Mike Fiers, Mike Foltynewicz, Gio Gonzalez, Zack Greinke, Jedd Gyorko, Cole Hamels, Austin Hedges, Cesar Hernandez, John Lackey, Jon Lester, Francisco Liriano, Jonathan LuCroy, Whit Merrifield, Yadier Molina, Kendrys Morales, Taylor Motter, Daniel Nava, Ivan Nova, Rougned Odor, Marcell Ozuna, James Paxton, Salvador Perez, Rick Porcello, J.T. Realmuto, Carlos Sanchez, Ryan Schimpf, Luis Severino, Travis Shaw, Eugenio Suarez, Jameson Taillon, Ronald Torreyes, Troy Tulowitzki, Justin Upton, Jered Weaver, Nick Wittgren
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