Who Owned Baseball April 23, 2017 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2017 #WOB Standings
Nelson Cruz got on base 3 times, homered and drove in 5 as Seattle bombarded Oakland, 11-1.
Gerardo Parra drove in 3 runs with a single and a homer to help the Rockies pound the reeling Giants, 8-0.
Marcus Stroman overcame early trouble to threw a complete game, allowing 7 hits, 1 earned run and 1 unearned run to give the Blue Jays a 6-2 victory over the Angels.
Ivan Nova pitched 7 solid innings against his former team, striking out 7 Yankees and getting the 2-1 win for Pittsburgh.
They all owned baseball on April 23, 2017
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Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Jacoby Ellsbury went 2 for 4 with a homer in the Yankees 2-1 loss in Pittsburgh.
Michael Conforto got 3 hits, including a homer, driving in 4 but the Mets could not hold off the Nationals early attack in the 6-3 final.
Mike Foltynewicz struck out 9 Phillies in 7 innings, allowing 1 run. He did not factor in the decision as the Braves bullpen lost the 5-2 final.
Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Trey Mancini, – 2,
Mookie Betts, – 1 1/2,
Jacoby Ellsbury, – 1 1/2,
Joey Gallo, – 1 1/2,
Ronald Torreyes, – 1 1/2,
Leaders for National League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Bryce Harper, – 3,
Nolan Arenado, – 2,
Gerardo Parra, – 2,
Freddie Freeman, – 1 1/2,
Manuel Margot, – 1 1/2,
Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Dallas Keuchel, – 2 1/2,
Chris Sale – 2 1/2,
Marcus Stroman, – 2 1/2,
Ervin Santana, – 2,
Jason Vargas, – 2,
Ian Kennedy, – 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,
Ivan Nova, – 1 1/2,
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day In 2017 MLB,
Chris Archer, Matthew Boyd, Robinson Cano, Carlos Carrasco, Yoenis Cespedes, Tyler Chatwood, Wei-Yin Chen, Robinson Chirinos, Bartolo Colon, Wilton Contreras, Nelson Cruz, Travis d’Arnaud, Khris Davis, Aledmys Diaz, Brandon Finnegan, Mike Foltynewicz, 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, Jeremy Hellickson, Aaron Hicks, Derek Holland, Hisashi Iwakuma, Aaron Judge, Ian Kinsler, Corey Kluber, Francisco Lindor, Lance Lynn, Starling Marte, Carlos Martinez, Nomar Mazara, Brad Miller, Matt Moore, Logan Morrison, Wil Myers, Jimmy Nelson, Michael Pineda, Stephen Piscotty, Yasiel Puig, Jose Ramirez, Robbie Ray, Tyler Skaggs, Geovany Soto, Steven Souza Jr., Dan Straily, Giancarlo Stanton, Stephen Strasburg, Julio Teheran, Christian Vazquez, Justin Verlander, Matt Wieters
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2017 MLB,
Chase Anderson, Alec Asher, Brandon Belt, Archie Bradley, Michael Brantley, Ryan Braun, Kris Bryant, Matt Carpenter, Jesse Chavez, Shin-Soo Choo, Michael Conforto, Adam Conley, Carlos Correa, Rajai Davis, Jacob deGrom, Danny Duffy, Jerad Eickhoff, Marco Estrada, Scott Feldman, Mike Fiers, 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, Rougned Odor, Marcell Ozuna, James Paxton, Salvador Perez, Rick Porcello, J.T. Realmuto, Carlos Sanchez, Ryan Schimpf, Corey Seager, Luis Severino, Travis Shaw, Eugenio Suarez, Jameson Taillon, Troy Tulowitzki, Justin Upton, Joey Votto, Jered Weaver, Nick Wittgren
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