Daily Archives: August 29, 2019

Blown Saves, Home Runs and Spider-Man: Locked on MLB – August 29, 2019

A754B383-3DF4-46AB-85C2-C812FEDA7A59The Dodgers can not keep handing the ball to Kenley Jansen. The Cubs have to worry about Cole Hamels and Jon Lester. Meanwhile home runs will continue to pile up. Why? Because people like Spider-Man.

This is the Locked On MLB Podcast. I am your host Paul Francis Sullivan. Please call me Sully.

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Who Owned Baseball – August 28, 2019 (Daily #MLB AL/NL Pitcher + Hitter MVPs) + 2019


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Let’s see owned baseball on August 28, 2019

Earning Full WOBs:

Xander Bogaerts finished with 10 total bases, including 2 homers, to power the Red Sox to a 7-4 final in Colorado.

Aaron Civale threw 7 innings, walking none while holding Detroit to 2 runs as he earned the 4-2 decision for Cleveland.

Anthony DeSclafani compiled 8 strikeouts against 2 hits and 1 walk over 7 shutout innings as the Reds blanked the Marlins, 5-0.

J. T. Realmuto went 3 for 5 including a homer, as the Phillies clobbered the Pirates, 12-3.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Ji-Man Choi reached base 3 times with a home run but the Rays dropped the dramatic 8-6 potential playoff preview with Houston.

Jack Flaherty struck out 7 Brewers over 6 innings but St. Louis came up short, 4-1.

Jeff McNeil got 3 hits, with a homer, but the Mets could not survive an early Cubs rally and lost, 10-7.

Patrick Sandoval allowed 1 hit and struck out 9 Rangers in 5 shutout innings. The Angels bullpen would give up 3 runs in the 3-0 defeat.

For an explanation of how WOB works, click here.

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