Who Owned Baseball April 16, 2018 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2018 #WOB
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Bryce Harper reached base 3 times and hit a highlight reel broken bat home run to help the Nationals stun the Mets, 8-6.
Didi Gregorius homered twice and walked as the Yankees demolished the Marlins, 12-1.
Hyun-Jin Ryu struck out 9 Padres and walked none over 6 innings, allowing 3 hits as the Dodgers won easily, 10-3.
Daniel Mengden threw 8 strong innings, allowing 6 hits and 1 run, striking out 6 White Sox and earned the 8-1 decision for Oakland.
They all owned baseball on April 16, 2018
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Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Asdrubal Cabrera got 4 hits, including a homer, driving in a pair in the Mets crushing 8-6 loss to Washington.
George Springer reached base 3 times including leading off the game with a homer, but the Astros were edged by Seattle, 2-1.
Jacob DeGrom pitched into the 8th, striking out 12 Nationals and allowing 3 runs while walking just 1. The Mets bullpen would have a total meltdown and give the 8-6 game away.
Dallas Keuchel allowed 2 runs over 8 innings, striking out 6 Mariners, but took the hard luck 2-1 decision for the Astros.
Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2018
Didi Gregorius, – 2
Hanley Ramirez, – 2
Leaders for National League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2018
Bryce Harper, – 3 1/2
Ozzie Albies, – 1 1/2
Asdrubal Cabrera, 1 1/2
Jose Martinez, – 1 1/2
Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2018
Leaders for National League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball for 2018
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day in 2017 MLB
Chase Anderson, Javier Baez, Homer Bailey, Brandon Belt, Andrew Benintendi, José Berríos, Mookie Betts, Xander Bogaerts, Matthew Boyd, Shane Carle, Carlos Carrasco, Bartolo Colon, Carlos Correa, Johnny Cueto, Matt Davidson, Adam Eaton, Maikel Franco, Todd Frazier, Greg Garcia, Kyle Gibson, Mychal Givens, Austin Hedges, Aaron Hicks, Adam Jones, Jakob Junis, Ian Kennedy, Clayton Kershaw, Jon Lester, Reynaldo Lopez, Manny Machado, Kenta Maeda, Tyler Mahle, Starling Marte, Carlos Martinez, Andrew McCutchen, Daniel Mengden, Colin Moran, Mike Moustakas, Shohei Ohtani (As Hitter), Shohei Ohtani (As Pitcher), Joe Panik, Luis Perdomo, Gregory Polanco, Rick Porcello, Garrett Richards, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Aaron Sanchez, Anibal Sanchez, Gary Sanchez, Justin Smoak, Denard Span, Stephen Strasburg, Chris Stratton, Jameson Taillon, Vince Velasquez, Christian Villanueva, Zack Wheeler, Trevor Williams
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2017 MLB,
Jose Abreu, Tim Anderson, Tyler Austin, Trevor Bauer, Josh Bell, Justin Bour, Alex Bregman, Kole Calhoun, Wellington Castillo, Yonny Chirinos, Khris Davis, Jacob DeGrom, Nicky Delmonico, Derek Dietrich, Danny Duffy, Adam Duvall, Edwin Encarnacion, Jacob Faria, Wilmer Font, Michael Fulmer, Jarlin Garcia, Scooter Gennett, Tyler Glasnow, Carlos Gonzalez, Yasmani Grandal, Zack Greinke, Yuli Gurriel, Kyle Hendricks, Derek Holland, Chris Iannetta, Tommy Kahnle, Matt Koch, Dallas Keuchel, Juan Lagares, Jed Lowrie, Joey Lucchesi, Dixon Machado, Leonys Martin, Hernan Perez, Tommy Pham, Buster Posey, Anthony Rendon, Clayton Richard, Trevor Richards, Tanner Roark, Sal Romano, Austin Romine, Yolmer Sanchez, Jonathan Schoop, Kyle Schwarber, George Springer, Justin Upton, Justin Verlander, Luke Weaver, Alex Wood
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WOB Stands For ‘Who Owned Baseball’ It is based on a Daily Look at the best players from the baseball games the day before. It is a great way to look at a League’s Daily MVP.
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Posted on April 17, 2018, in 'SullyMetrics', The Rest: Everything Baseball and tagged asdrubal cabrera, baseball, bryce harper, dallas keuchel, Daniel Mengden, didi gregorius, george springer, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Jacob DeGrom, mlb, Paul Francis Sullivan, Sully Baseball, who owned baseball, Who owns baseball?, WOB, yankees. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.