Who Owned Baseball April 20, 2018 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2018 #WOB
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Tyson Ross made a bid for the first San Diego no hitter in history. He settled for 7 2/3 innings of 1 hit ball, allowing 1 run and striking out 10 Diamondbacks in the 4-1 final.
Javier Baez went 4 for 6 with a homer and 4 RBI as the Cubs thumped the Rockies, 16-5.
Jakob Junis threw 8 strong innings, allowing 4 hits and 2 runs, striking out 4 Tigers, and ending the Royals losing streak with a 3-2 decision.
Carlos Correa homered twice and added another hit, driving in 3 to help push the Astros back into first place with a 10-0 blanking of the White Sox.
They all owned baseball on April 20, 2018
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Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Ivan Nova allowed one run in 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and no walks. He would not have a decision in the Pirates 2-1 loss to the Phillies.
Nolan Arenado went 3 for 4 with a homer and 2 RBI in the Rockies 16-5 drubbing by the Cubs.
Jason Hammel threw 9 strong innings, allowing 2 runs and striking out 4 Tigers. But the game went into extra innings and Kansas City dropped the 3-2 final.
Jed Lowrie collected 4 hits, drove in a run and scored another but the A’s could not hold the red hot Red Sox and lost, 7-3.
Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2018
Mookie Betts, – 2
Didi Gregorius, – 2
Hanley Ramirez, – 2
Leaders for National League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2018
Bryce Harper, – 3 1/2
Javier Baez, – 2 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
Johnny Cueto, – 1 1/2
Guys Who Owned Baseball For One Day in 2017 MLB
Chase Anderson, Jake Arrieta, Homer Bailey, Brandon Belt, Andrew Benintendi, Xander Bogaerts, Matthew Boyd, Lorenzo Cain, Shane Carle, Bartolo Colon, Patrick Corbin, Matt Davidson, Danny Duffy, Adam Eaton, Maikel Franco, Todd Frazier, Greg Garcia, Kyle Gibson, Mychal Givens, Austin Hedges, Teoscar Hernandez, Aaron Hicks, Adam Jones, Ian Kennedy, Clayton Kershaw, Jon Lester, Reynaldo Lopez, Jed Lowrie, Kenta Maeda, Tyler Mahle, Starling Marte, Carlos Martinez, Lance McCullers Jr., Andrew McCutchen, Daniel Mengden, Yoan Moncada, Colin Moran, Mike Moustakas, Shohei Ohtani (As Hitter), Shohei Ohtani (As Pitcher), Joe Panik, Luis Perdomo, Gregory Polanco, Rick Porcello, J. T. Realmuto, Garrett Richards, Tanner Roark, Tyson Ross, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Aaron Sanchez, Anibal Sanchez, Gary Sanchez, Corey Seager, Justin Smoak, Denard Span, Stephen Strasburg, Jameson Taillon, Vince Velasquez, Christian Villanueva, Zack Wheeler, Trevor Williams
Guys Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2017 MLB,
Jose Abreu, Tim Anderson, Nolan Arenado, Tyler Austin, Trevor Bauer, Josh Bell, Ty Blach, Justin Bour, Alex Bregman, Lewis Brinson, Kole Calhoun, Wellington Castillo, Yonny Chirinos, Khris Davis, Jacob DeGrom, Nicky Delmonico, Derek Dietrich, Adam Duvall, Edwin Encarnacion, Jacob Faria, Wilmer Font, Michael Fulmer, Jarlin Garcia, Scooter Gennett, Tyler Glasnow, Carlos Gonzalez, Yasmani Grandal, Zack Greinke, Yuli Gurriel, Jason Hammel, Kyle Hendricks, Derek Holland, Chris Iannetta, Tommy Kahnle, Matt Koch, Dallas Keuchel, Juan Lagares, Joey Lucchesi, Dixon Machado, Ivan Nova, Hernan Perez, Tommy Pham, Buster Posey, Anthony Rendon, Clayton Richard, Trevor Richards, Sal Romano, Austin Romine, Yolmer Sanchez, Jonathan Schoop, Kyle Schwarber, George Springer, Justin Upton, Justin Verlander, Luke Weaver, Alex Wood, Ryan Zimmerman
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