Who Owned Baseball April 27, 2017 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2017 #WOB Standings
Matt Carpenter hit a walk off grand slam and drove in 5 in the opening game and reached base twice and drove in another run in the night cap to help the Cardinals sweep a double header against Toronto, 8-4 and 6-4.
Francisco Lindor hit a come from behind 2 run homer that gave Cleveland a 4-3 lead over the Astros that they would hold.
Taijuan Walker struck out 11 Padres in 8 innings, allowing 4 hits and 2 runs, earning the 6-2 decision for Arizona.
Masahiro Tanaka threw a complete game 3 hit shutout against the Red Sox as the Yankees swept, 3-0.
They all owned baseball on April 27, 2017
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Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Neil Walker went 3 for 4 with a double, an RBI and 2 runs scored but the Mets 7-5 defeat by the Braves.
Tyler Collins reached base 4 times, including a double and a run scored, but the Mariners beat Detroit, 2-1.
Matt Moore allowed 2 hits and 1 run over 7 strong innings. The Giants bullpen lost the game to the Dodgers in extra innings, 5-1.
Justin Verlander threw 7 innings, allowing 2 earned runs and striking out 8. He would get a no decision as the Tigers fell to Seattle, 2-1.
Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Ian Kinsler, – 2,
Francisco Lindor, – 2,
Trey Mancini, – 2,
Mookie Betts, – 1 1/2,
Shin-Soo Choo, – 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,
Maikel Franco, – 2,
Gerardo Parra, – 2,
Matt Carpenter, – 1 1/2,
Freddie Freeman, – 1 1/2,
Manuel Margot, – 1 1/2,
Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Dallas Keuchel, – 3 1/2,
Chris Sale – 2 1/2,
Marcus Stroman, – 2 1/2,
Miguel Gonzalez, – 2,
Ervin Santana, – 2,
Jason Vargas, – 2,
Ian Kennedy, – 1 1/2,
James Paxton, – 1 1/2,
Justin Verlander, – 1 1/2,
Leaders for National League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2017
Clayton Kershaw, – 3,
Jake Arrieta, – 2
Jhoulys Chacin, – 2,
Julio Teheran, – 2,
Madison Bumgarner (1/2 WOB as hitter), – 1 1/2
Mike Leake, – 1 1/2,
Matt Moore, 1 1/2,
Ivan Nova, – 1 1/2,
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day In 2017 MLB,
Chris Archer, Matthew Boyd, Matt Cain, Robinson Cano, Carlos Carrasco, Yoenis Cespedes, Tyler Chatwood, Wei-Yin Chen, Robinson Chirinos, Bartolo Colon, Wilton Contreras, Nelson Cruz, Travis d’Arnaud, Matt Davidson, Khris Davis, Aledmys Diaz, Brandon Finnegan, Mike Foltynewicz, David Freese, Michael Fulmer, Avisail Garcia, Amir Garrett, 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, Corey Kluber, Lance Lynn, Starling Marte, Carlos Martinez, Nomar Mazara, Brad Miller, Logan Morrison, Wil Myers, Jimmy Nelson, Michael Pineda, Stephen Piscotty, Rick Porcello, Yasiel Puig, Jose Ramirez, Robbie Ray, Scott Schebler, Tyler Skaggs, Geovany Soto, Steven Souza Jr., Dan Straily, Giancarlo Stanton, Stephen Strasburg, Masahiro Tanaka, Eric Thames, Trea Turner, Christian Vazquez, Taijuan Walker, Matt Wieters
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2017 MLB,
Chase Anderson, Alec Asher, Tim Beckham, Brandon Belt, Charlie Blackmon, Archie Bradley, Michael Brantley, Ryan Braun, Kris Bryant, Jesse Chavez, Tyler Collins, Michael Conforto, Adam Conley, Carlos Correa, Rajai Davis, Jacob deGrom, Corey Dickerson, Danny Duffy, Jerad Eickhoff, Marco Estrada, Scott Feldman, Mike Fiers, Gio Gonzalez, Zack Greinke, Jedd Gyorko, Jesse Hahn, 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, Salvador Perez, J.T. Realmuto, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Carlos Sanchez, Ryan Schimpf, Corey Seager, Jean Segura, Luis Severino, Travis Shaw, Eugenio Suarez, Jameson Taillon, Troy Tulowitzki, Justin Upton, Joey Votto, Neil Walker, Jered Weaver, Nick Wittgren, Alex Wood
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