Let’s see who owned baseball on August 12, 2020.
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Earning Full WOBs:
Pete Alonso reached base 4 times, homered and drove in 3 as the Mets took the 11-6 slugfest from Washington.
Tim Anderson got 4 hits, including a homer, and scored 3 times to help the White Sox come from behind and top Detroit, 7-5.
Kyle Hendricks threw 6 strong innings, allowing 1 run and walking no Cleveland batters to earn the 7-2 decision for the Cubs.
Brad Keller did not allow a run over 6 innings, striking out 3 Reds. The Royals would hang on to win, 5-4.
Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Bo Bichette reached base an eye popping 6 times, including a home run, scoring 3, but the Blue Jays fell short to Miami in a wild extra inning 14-11 game in Buffalo.
Zach Davies threw 7 strong innings, allowing only 2 runs. But he took the hard luck decision as the Dodgers blanked the Padres, 6-0.
Juan Soto hit two massive home runs and added another hit but it was not enough as the Nationals dropped the 11-6 final to the Mets.
Taijuan Walker dominated the Rangers over 6 innings, allowing a single unearned run along the way. The Mariners bullpen collapsed for the 7-4 loss.
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Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Tim Anderson – 1 1/2
Yoán Moncada – 1 1/2
Giancarlo Stanton – 1 1/2
Charlie Blackmon – 2 1/2
Ronald Acuña Jr. – 1 1/2
Fernando Tatís Jr., – 1 1/2
Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Shane Bieber – 3
Dylan Bundy – 3
Chris Bassitt – 2
Frankie Montas – 2
Lance Lynn – 1 1/2
Taijuan Walker – 1 1/2
Leaders for National League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Trevor Bauer – 2 1/2
Tyler Chatwood – 2
Kyle Hendricks – 2
Jon Lester – 2
Merrill Kelly – 1 1/2
Aaron Nola – 1 1/2
Max Scherzer – 1 1/2
Players Who Owned Baseball For One Day in 2019 MLB
Pete Alonso, Javier Báez, Xander Bogaerts, Asdrúbal Cabrera, Carlos Carrasco, Nicholas Castellanos, Jason Castro, 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, Kiké Hernández, Eric Hosmer, Adrian Houser, Aaron Judge, Brad Keller, Howie Kendrick, Max Kepler, Dallas Keuchel, Adam Kolarek, Dinelson Lamet, DJ LeMahieu, Kenta Maeda, German Márquez, Steven Matz, Lance McCullers Jr., Alec Mills, Colin Moran, Mitch Moreland, Daniel Murphy, Matt Olson, Joc Pederson, Manny Piña, Stephen Piscotty, Jurickson Profar, José Ramírez, Tanner Roark, Luis Robert, Miguel Rojas, Austin Slater, Burch Smith, Jorge Soler, Touki Toussaint, Kyle Tucker, Spencer Turnbull, Christian Vázquez, Alex Verdugo, Jonathan Villar, Mike Yastrzemski,
Players Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2020 MLB
José Altuve, Tyler Anderson, Tyler Alexander, Matt Andriese, Josh Bell, Bo Bichette, Brandon Bielak, Colten Brewer, Jay Bruce, Byron Buxton, Nicholas Castellanos, Matt Chapman, Mike Clevinger, Johnny Cueto, Zach Davies, Alex Dickerson, Mauricio Dubon, Danny Duffy, Adam Eaton, Zach Gallen, Kevin Gausman, Zack Godley, Brian Goodwin, Jon Gray, Didi Gregorius, Trent Grisham, Yuli Gurriel, Adam Haseley, Teoscar Hernández, JaCoby Jones, Yusei Kikuchi, Francisco Lindor, Tyler Mahle, Dusitn May, Connor Menez, Dylan Moore, Kevin Newman, Austin Nola, James Paxton, Nate Pearson, Luis Perdomo, Martín Pérez, Zach Plesac, Eddie Rosario, Donovan Solano, Mike Soroka, Juan Soto, Josh Springer, Masahiro Tanaka, Framber Valdéz, Phillips Valdez, Austin Voth, Joey Votto, Zack Wheeler, Ryan Yarbrough