Who Owned Baseball July 29, 2018 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVP’s) + 2018 #WOB
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Sean Newcomb came within one strike of throwing the first Braves no hitter since 1994. He allowed a 2 out , 2 strike single and had to settle for 8 2/3 innings of 1 hit ball and a 4-1 victory over Los Angeles.
Buster Posey collected 4 hits including a 3 run come from behind double that set up the Giants 8-5 win over the Brewers.
Nathan Eovaldi made a memorable Red Sox debut, throwing 7 shutout innings, allowing 4 hits and striking out 5 Twins en route to a 3-0 decision.
Chris Davis hit a pair of 2 run homers and also walked as the Orioles clobbered the Rays, 11-5.
They all owned baseball on July 29, 2018
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Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Joe Musgrove threw 7 strong innings, allowing 1 run and 5 hits, striking out a pair of Mets. The Pirates did not score for him and he was saddled with a hard luck 1-0 decision.
Gregory Polanco got 3 hits and stole a pair of bases but could not be driven in as the Pirates were blanked by the Mets, 1-0.
Carlos Rodon pitched into the 8th, allowing 5 hits and 2 runs over 7 2/3 innings while striking out 6 Blue Jays. The White Sox bullpen would blow the game, 7-4.
Omar Navarez was a double short of the cycle, driving in 2 runs while going 3 for 4 in the White Sox 7-4 loss to Toronto.
Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2018
Didi Gregorius, – 2
Hanley Ramirez, – 2
Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2018
Leaders for National League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball for 2018
Players Who Owned Baseball For One Day in 2017 MLB
Ehire Adrianza, Jesus Aguilar, Nick Ahmed, Greg Allen, Brian Anderson, Homer Bailey, Greg Bird, Ryan Boruki, Matthew Boyd, Johan Camargo, Andrew Cashner, Welington Castillo, Francisco Cervelli, Wei-Yin Chen, Steve Chisek, Willson Contreras, Dylan Covey, Chris Davis, Rafael Devers, Yandy Diaz, Derek Dietrich, Adam Eaton, Zach Eflin, Edwin Encarnacion, Adam Engel, Marco Estrada, Heath Fillmyer, Doug Fister, Freddy Galvis, John Gant, Avisail Garcia, Greg Garcia, Jarlin Garcia, Mychal Givens, Tyler Glasnow, Austin Gomber, Adrian Gonzalez, Niko Goodrum, Dee Gordon, Sonny Gray, Randal Grichuk, Lourdes Gurriel Jr., J. A. Happ, Josh Harrison, Austin Hedges, Jeremy Hellickson, Felix Hernandez, Teoscar Hernandez, David Hess, Jason Heyward, Eric Hosmer, Nick Hundley, Travis Jankowski, Areil Jurado, Clayton Kershaw, Chad Kuhl, Wade LeBlanc, Pablo Lopez, Seth Lugo, Jordan Luplow, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Tyler Mahle, Luke Maile, German Marquez, Carlos Martinez, Joe Mauer, Whit Merrifield, Mike Minor, Frankie Montas, Kendrys Morales, Colin Moran, Yairo Munoz, Omar Navarez, Rougned Odor, Jake Odorizzi, Shohei Ohtani (As Hitter), Shohei Ohtani (As Pitcher), Matt Olson, Marcell Ozuna, Joe Panik, Joc Pederson, Luis Perdomo, Tommy Pham, Nick Pivetta, Jurickson Profar, Yasiel Puig, Albert Pujols, Adam Putko, Wilson Ramos, Trevor Richards, Joey Rickard, Fernando Romero, CC Sabathia, Kyle Schwarber, Corey Seager, Kyle Seager, Antonio Senzatela, Travis Shaw, Andrelton Simmons, Caleb Smith, Jorge Soler, Michael Soroka, Marcus Stroman, Noah Syndergaard, Chris Tillman, Gleyber Torres, Blake Treinen, Nick Tropeano, Justin Turner, Trea Turner, Luis Valbuena, Joey Votto, Nick Williams
Players Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2017 MLB,
Abraham Almonte, Albert Almora Jr., Tyler Austin, Harrison Bader, Jaime Barria, Chris Bassitt, Jose Bautista, Matt Belisle, Christian Bergman, Chad Bettis, Shane Bieber, Charlie Blackmon, Justin Bour, Michael Brantley, Lewis Brinson, Kole Calhoun, Jeimer Candelario, Yoenis Cespedes, Yonny Chirinos, Alex Cobb, Michael Conforto, Elias Diaz, Nicky Delmonico, Odrisamer Despaigne, Brian Dozier, Lucas Duda, Jacob Faria, Johnny Field, Wilmer Font, Michael Fulmer, Joey Gallo, Jaime Garcia, Evan Gattis, Sam Gaviglio, Zack Godley, Carlos Gomez, Daniel Gossett, Robbie Grossman, Robert Gsellman, Jason Hammel, Ian Happ, Cesar Hernandez, David Hernandez, John Hicks, Jonathan Holder, Derek Holland, Jared Hughes, Chris Iannetta, Jon Jay, Brian Johnson, Aaron Judge, Tommy Kahnle, Brad Keller, Howie Kendrick, Ian Kennedy, Max Kepler, Scott Kingery, Matt Koch, Juan Lagares, Joey Lucchesi, Dixon Machado, Matt Magill, Trey Mancini, Ketel Marte, T. J. McFarland, Austin Meadows, Wade Miley, Kendrys Morales, Mitch Moreland, Logan Morrison, John Ryan Murphy, Hunter Pence, Hernan Perez, Martin Perez, Salvador Perez, Kevin Pillar, Daniel Poncedeleon, Austin Pruitt, Robbie Ray, Sean Rodriguez, Miguel Rojas, Austin Romine, Yolmer Sanchez, Miguel Sano, Hector Santiago, Jean Segura, Marcus Semien, J. B. Shuck, Max Stassi, Jackson Stephens, Ross Stripling, Eric Thames, Mark Trumbo, Sam Tuivailala, Justin Upton, José Váldez, Danny Valencia, Jesse Winkler, Alex Wood, Ryan Yarbrough, Ryan Zimmerman,
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