Who Owned Baseball – September 4, 2019

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Jeff Roberson, AP

Let’s see owned baseball on September 3, 2019

Earning Full WOBs:

 
Mookie Betts homered twice, driving in 5, and added 2 other hits to power Boston past Minnesota, 6-2.

Zac Gallen allowed 1 hit over 7 shutout innings, striking out 8 Padres, to give the Diamondbacks a 4-1 victory.

Kevin Pillar got 4 hits, including a go ahead homer, giving the Giants a wild 9-8 win in St. Louis.

Tanner Roark pitched shutout ball into the 7th, striking out 6 over 6 2/3 innings as the A’s blanked the Angels, 4-0.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

 
Tim Anderson went 3 for 5 with a homer and 2 RBI but the White Sox comeback against Cleveland fell short, 8-6.

Trevor Cahill threw 3 innings of shutout ball without letting up a hit from the pen. The Angels were shutout themselves in Oakland, 4-0.

Paul Goldschmidt reached base 3 times with 4 RBI in the Cardinals 9-8 loss to San Francisco.

Chris Paddack struck out 8 Diamondbacks over 5 1/3 shutout innings. He did not get a decision as the Padres fell, 4-1.
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The Summer Score – Updated for September 5, 2019

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Joshua Gunter, cleveland.com

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

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

The Twins, Astros, Yankees, Rays, Athletics and Indians are from the American League.
The Dodgers, Cardinals, Braves, Nationals and Cubs are from the National League.

SUMMER SCORE RANKINGS FOR SEPTEMBER 5, 2019

AMERICAN LEAGUE

HOUSTON ASTROS – 205 (May 28 – September 5)
MINNESOTA TWINS – 205 (May 28 – September 5)
NEW YORK YANKEES – 205 (May 28 – September 5)
TAMPA BAY RAYS – 171 (May 28 – July 19, July 27, August 2 – August 27, September 1 – September 5)
CLEVELAND INDIANS – 165 (June 23 – June 27, July 3 – July 13, July 16 – August 22, August 24 – September 5)
OAKLAND ATHLETICS  – 80 (May 28 – June 1, July 3, July 14 – July 26, July 28 – July 31, August 21 – August 24, August 27 – September 1, September 4 – September 5)
TEXAS RANGERS – 27 (June 1 – June 19, June 26 – July 2)
BOSTON RED SOX – 19 (May 28 – June 1, June 5 – June 8, June 17 – June 23, June 26, July 27)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

ATLANTA BRAVES – 205 (May 28 – September 5)
CHICAGO CUBS – 205 (May 28 – September 5)
LOS ANGELES DODGERS – 205 (May 28 – September 5)
WASHINGTON NATIONALS – 167 (July 4 – July 5, July 8 – September 5)
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – 114 (June 23 – June 24, July 16, July 20, July 23 – August 5, August 12 – September 5)
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – 77 (May 28 – June 20, June 26 – June 29, July 1 – July 4, July 6, July 13, July 15 – July 17, July 20, July 31, August 2, August 4 – August 8, August 17)
MILWAUKEE BREWERS – 72 (May 28 – July 7, July 14, July 18 – July 19, July 21 – July 22, July 27, August 8 – August 11)
COLORADO ROCKIES – 14 (June 20 – July 2)
SAN DIEGO PADRES – 1 (June 1)

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