Who Owned Baseball – July 6, 2019

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Let’s see owned baseball on July 6, 2019

Earning Full WOBs:

Shane Bieber threw 8 innings, allowing 4 hits and 2 runs while fanning 8 Reds to give the Indians a 7-2 victory.

Kevin Newman went 4 for 5 with a homer and 3 RBI to help the Pirates clobber the Brewers, 12-2.

Roberto Perez collected 4 hits, including a home run, driving in 2 as the Indians topped the Reds, 7-2.

Max Scherzer struck out 11 in 7 shutout innings, allowing 4 hits and even stole a base as the Nationals blanked the Royals, 6-0.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Jeimer Candelario homered twice, driving in 3, but the Tigers multiple comeback bids against Boston came up short in the 10-6 final.

Kenta Maeda pitched into the 8th, finishing with 7 2/3 innings, 4 hits and 3 runs, striking out 6 Padres. He would take the hard luck 3-1 decision for the Dodgers.

Yasiel Puig went 3 for 4 with a homer in the Reds 7-2 loss to the Indians.

CC Sabathia struck out 5 Rays in 7 solid innings. He would not factor into the decision as the Yankees dropped the 4-3 game in the 9th.

For an explanation of how WOB works, click here.

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The Summer Score – Updated for July 7, 2019

 

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The Nationals wore Expos uniforms and it worked. The Phillies lost to the Mets and dropped out for a day.

It is time to update The Summer Score. For an explanation of The Summer Score, click HERE.

We are now in July. So this month, each day a team is in a playoff position is worth TWO POINTS on their Summer Score.

The Yankees, Astros, Twins, Rays and Indians are from the American League today.

The Dodgers, Braves, Brewers, Nationals and Cubs are from the National League.

SUMMER SCORE RANKINGS FOR JULY 7, 2019

AMERICAN LEAGUE

HOUSTON ASTROS – 48 (May 28 – July 7)
MINNESOTA TWINS – 48 (May 28 – July 7)
NEW YORK YANKEES – 48 (May 28 – July 7)
TAMPA BAY RAYS – 48 (May 28 – July 7)
TEXAS RANGERS – 27 (June 1 – June 19, June 26 – July 2)
BOSTON RED SOX – 17 (May 28 – June 1, June 5 – June 8, June 17 – June 23, June 26)
CLEVELAND INDIANS – 15 (June 23 – June 27, July 3 – July 7)
OAKLAND ATHLETICS  – 7 (May 28 – June 1, July 3)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

ATLANTA BRAVES – 48 (May 28 – July 7)
CHICAGO CUBS – 48 (May 28 – July 7)
LOS ANGELES DODGERS – 48 (May 28 – July 7)
MILWAUKEE BREWERS – 48 (May 28 – July 7)
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – 38 (May 28 – June 20, June 26 – June 29, July 1 – July 4, July 6)
COLORADO ROCKIES – 14 (June 20 – July 2)
WASHINGTON NATIONALS – 6 (July 4 – July 5, July 8)
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – 2 (June 23 – June 24)
SAN DIEGO PADRES – 1 (June 1)

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