Let’s see who owned baseball on August 8, 2020.
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Earning Full WOBs:
Anthony DeSclafani fanned 6 Brewers over 6 shutout innings to earn the 4-1 decision for the Reds.
Frankie Montas threw 7 shutout frames, allowing 2 hits and struck out 5 Astros as the red hot A’s took the 3-1 final.
Austin Slater homered twice to lead San Francisco past the Dodgers, 5-4.
Jorge Soler hit a pair of home runs, driving in 4, to help slug the Royals past Minnesota, 9-6.
Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Byron Buxton homered and added another single but the Twins fell to Kansas City, 9-6.
Fernando Tatís Jr. went 3 for 4 with 2 homers but the rest of the Padres bats were dead in the 3-2 loss to Arizona.
Framber Valdéz was strong through 7 innings, allowing 1 earned run and 1 unearned run while striking out 9 Oakland batters. The Astros bats remained dead as they lost, 3-1.
Austin Voth blanked the Orioles over 5 innings but the Nationals bullpen fell apart in the 5-3 final.
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Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Giancarlo Stanton – 1 1/2
Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Shane Bieber – 3
Chris Bassitt – 2
Dylan Bundy – 2
Frankie Montas – 2
Lance Lynn – 1 1/2
Leaders for National League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Trevor Bauer – 2 1/2
Tyler Chatwood – 2
Merrill Kelly – 1 1/2
Max Scherzer – 1 1/2
Players Who Owned Baseball For One Day in 2019 MLB
Ronald Acuña Jr., Javier Báez, Charlie Blackmon, Xander Bogaerts, Carlos Carrasco, Nicholas Castellanos, Taylor Clarke, Gerrit Cole, Michael Conforto, Nelson Cruz, Travis d’Arnaud, Yu Darvish, Anthony DeSclafani, Randy Dobnak, Josh Donaldson, Maikel Franco, Max Fried, Leury García, Erik González, Brian Goodwin, Phil Gosselin, Kyle Hendricks, Kiké Hernández, Eric Hosmer, Adrian Houser, Aaron Judge, Howie Kendrick, Max Kepler, Adam Kolarek, DJ LeMahieu, Jon Lester, Kenta Maeda, German Márquez, Steven Matz, Alec Mills, Colin Moran, Daniel Murphy, Matt Olson, Joc Pederson, Stephen Piscotty, Jurickson Profar, José Ramírez, Tanner Roark, Luis Robert, Miguel Rojas, Austin Slater, Burch Smith, Jorge Soler, Touki Toussaint, Mike Trout, Kyle Tucker, Christian Vázquez, Alex Verdugo, Jonathan Villar, Taijuan Walker, Mike Yastrzemski,
Players Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2020 MLB
José Altuve, Tyler Anderson, Tyler Alexander, Tim Anderson, Matt Andriese, Josh Bell, Brandon Bielak, Colten Brewer, Byron Buxton, Nicholas Castellanos, Mike Clevinger, Johnny Cueto, Alex Dickerson, Mauricio Dubon, Danny Duffy, Adam Eaton, Zack Godley, Brian Goodwin, Jon Gray, Didi Gregorius, Trent Grisham, Adam Haseley, Teoscar Hernández, JaCoby Jones, Yusei Kikuchi, Dallas Keuchel, Francisco Lindor, Tyler Mahle, Connor Menez, Dylan Moore, Kevin Newman, Aaron Nola, Austin Nola, Nate Pearson, Luis Perdomo, Zach Plesac, Donovan Solano, Mike Soroka, Josh Springer, Masahiro Tanaka, Framber Valdéz, Phillips Valdez, Austin Voth, Joey Votto, Zack Wheeler, Ryan Yarbrough