Who Owned Baseball May 7, 2018 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2018 #WOB
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George Springer matched an Astros record with a 6 hit game, including a homer and a double, and led the way in a 16-2 thrashing of the A’s.
Matt Adams reached base 3 times, including a pair of homers, driving in 5 to help the Nationals beat San Diego, 8-5.
Fernando Romero threw 6 shutout innings, striking out 9 as the Twins blanked the Cardinals, 6-0.
Zach Eflin pitched into the 7th, throwing 6 2/3 shutout innings, 4 hits and struck out 9 Giants in the Phillies 11-0 blanking.
They all owned baseball on May 7, 2018
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Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Leonys Martin went 2 for 4 with a walk and a homer but the Tigers bullpen lost the 7-6 game to the Rangers.
Scooter Gennett doubled and homered in the Reds 7-6 defeat by the Mets.
Jared Hughes retired all 6 batters he faced out of the bullpen, striking out 4 Mets but the Reds comeback fell just short, 7-6.
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
Matt Adams, – 2 1/2
Javier Baez, – 2 1/2
Brandon Belt, – 2
Asdrubal Cabrera, – 2
Scooter Gennett, – 2
Ozzie Albies, – 1 1/2
Maikel Franco, – 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, Homer Bailey, Andrew Benintendi, Matthew Boyd, Walker Buehler, Trevor Cahill, Lorenzo Cain, Shane Carle, Nicholas Castellanos, Bartolo Colon, Ian Desmond, Danny Duffy, Adam Eaton, Zach Eflin, Todd Frazier, Greg Garcia, Jarlin Garcia, Kevin Gausman, Domingo German, 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, Chad Kuhl, 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, Fernando Romero, 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,Joey Votto, 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, Mike Clevinger, Khris Davis, Nicky Delmonico, Derek Dietrich, Adam Duvall, Edwin Encarnacion, Jacob Faria, Mike Fiers, Wilmer Font, Freddie Freeman, Michael Fulmer, Tyler Glasnow, Carlos Gomez, Carlos Gonzalez, Yasmani Grandal, Junior Guerra, Yuli Gurriel, Cole Hamels, Jason Hammel, Derek Holland, Jared Hughes, 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, Noah Syndergaard, Justin Upton, Luke Weaver, Alex Wood, Ryan Zimmerman, Jordan Zimmermann
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