Who Owned Baseball May 5, 2018 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2018 #WOB
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Chad Bettis threw 7 shutout innings, allowing 6 hits as the Rockies blanked the sinking Mets, 2-0.
Trevor Cahill struck out 12 Orioles over 6 shutout innings setting up the A’s 2-0 extra inning win.
Alen Hanson doubled and homered in the Giants 11-2 thrashing of Atlanta.
Eddie Rosario got 4 hits, including a homer, driving in 5, as the Twins topped the White Sox, 8-4.
They all owned baseball on May 5, 2018
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Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Steven Matz allowed 1 run over 6 strong innings but took the hard luck 2-0 Mets loss to Colorado.
Kevin Gausman threw 9 shutout innings, striking out 6, but the Orioles never scored at all and the A’s walked it off in extra innings, 2-0.
Matt Kemp got three hits, including a homer, but the Dodgers were beaten by the Padres.
Tim Anderson homered twice and doubled but the White Sox fell to Minnesota, 8-4.
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, – 4 1/2
Javier Baez, – 2 1/2
Matt Adams, – 2
Brandon Belt, – 2
Asdrubal Cabrera, – 2
Ozzie Albies, – 1 1/2
Maikel Franco, – 1 1/2
Scooter Gennett, – 1 1/2
Nick Markakis, – 1 1/2
Jose Martinez, – 1 1/2
A. J. Pollock, – 1 1/2
Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2018
Leaders for National League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball for 2018
Trevor Williams, – 1 1/2
Players Who Owned Baseball For One Day in 2017 MLB
Ronald Acuña Jr., Chase Anderson, Tim Anderson, Jake Arrieta, Homer Bailey, Andrew Benintendi, Matthew Boyd, Walker Buehler, Trevor Cahill, Lorenzo Cain, Shane Carle, Nicholas Castellanos, Bartolo Colon, Danny Duffy, Adam Eaton, Todd Frazier, Greg Garcia, Jarlin Garcia, Kevin Gausman, Mychal Givens, Adrian Gonzalez, Dee Gordon, Mitch Haniger, Alen Hanson, J. A. Happ, Austin Hedges, Kyle Hendricks, Teoscar Hernandez, Aaron Hicks, Rhys Hoskins, Nick Hundley, Ian Kennedy, Clayton Kershaw, Nick Kingham, Francisco Lindor, Francisco Liriano, Reynaldo Lopez, Jed Lowrie, Tyler Mahle, Starling Marte, Carlos Martinez, Andrew McCutchen, Daniel Mengden, Yoan Moncada, Colin Moran, Mike Moustakas, Wil Myers, Sean Newcomb, Shohei Ohtani (As Hitter), Shohei Ohtani (As Pitcher), Daniel Palka, Joe Panik, David Peralta, Jose Peraza, Luis Perdomo, Gregory Polanco, Rick Porcello, Adam Putko, Jose Quintana, J. T. Realmuto, Josh Reddick, Garrett Richards, Tanner Roark, Eddie Rosario, Tyson Ross, CC Sabathia, Anibal Sanchez, Gary Sanchez, Corey Seager, Andrelton Simmons, Tyler Skaggs, Justin Smoak, Yangervis Solarte, Denard Span, Stephen Strasburg, Jameson Taillon, Julio Teheran, Chris Tillman, Nick Tropeano, Jose Urena, Vince Velasquez, Christian Villanueva, Zack Wheeler,
Players Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2017 MLB,
Nick Ahmed, Abraham Almonte, Nolan Arenado, Tyler Austin, Trevor Bauer, Matt Belisle, Josh Bell, Chad Bettis, Ty Blach, Charlie Blackmon, Justin Bour, Alex Bregman, Lewis Brinson, Kole Calhoun, Wellington Castillo, Francisco Cervelli, Yoenis Cespedes, Yonny Chirinos, Khris Davis, Nicky Delmonico, Derek Dietrich, Adam Duvall, Edwin Encarnacion, Jacob Faria, Mike Fiers, Wilmer Font, Freddie Freeman, Michael Fulmer, Tyler Glasnow, Carlos Gonzalez, Yasmani Grandal, Junior Guerra, Yuli Gurriel, Cole Hamels, Jason Hammel, Derek Holland, Chris Iannetta, Tommy Kahnle, Matt Kemp, Howie Kendrick, Max Kepler, Dallas Keuchel, Matt Koch, Juan Lagares, Joey Lucchesi, Seth Lugo, Dixon Machado, Matt Magill, Steven Matz, Mitch Moreland, Hernan Perez, Tommy Pham, Kevin Pillar, Buster Posey, Anthony Rendon, Clayton Richard, Trevor Richards, Anthony Rizzo, Sean Rodriguez, Austin Romine, Chris Sale, Yolmer Sanchez, Miguel Sano, Jonathan Schoop, Kyle Schwarber, George Springer, Noah Syndergaard, Justin Upton, Joey Votto, Luke Weaver, Alex Wood, Ryan Zimmerman, Jordan Zimmermann
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