Let’s see who owned baseball on August 15, 2020.
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Earning Full WOBs:
Shane Bieber struck out 11 Tigers in 7 shutout innings to earn the 3-1 decision for Cleveland.
Mark Cahna got 3 hits including a 2 out, come from behind, 9th inning 3 run homer to put the A’s up for good, 7-6 against San Francisco.
Aaron Nola held the Mets scoreless over 7, collecting 8 strikeouts as the Phillies took the 6-2 final.
Tyler O’Neill reached base 3 times and scored in the Cardinals’ 5-1 win over the White Sox in the first game of the double header. Then in the night cap, doubled and homered as the Cardinals doubled up the White Sox, 6-3.
Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Daniel Castano held the Braves to 1 run over 6 innings but the Marlins bullpen dropped the 2-1 game.
Maikel Franco went 2 for 3 with a homer in the Royals 4-2 loss to the Twins.
Nick Margevicius threw 6 strong innings, allowing 4 hits, 2 runs and no walks, striking out 3 Astros. But the Mariners bats were dead and he took the hard luck 2-1 decision.
Fernando Tatís Jr. reached base 3 times, including a home run, scoreing 3 and driving in 3. But San Diego was edged by the Diamondbacks, 7-6.
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Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Tim Anderson – 1 1/2
Maikel Franco – 1 1/2
Teoscar Hernández – 1 1/2
Yoán Moncada – 1 1/2
Giancarlo Stanton – 1 1/2
Charlie Blackmon – 2 1/2
Fernando Tatís Jr. – 2
Ronald Acuña Jr. – 1 1/2
Nicholas Castellanos – 1 1/2
Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Shane Bieber – 4
Dylan Bundy – 3
Lance Lynn – 2 1/2
Chris Bassitt – 2
Frankie Montas – 2
Taijuan Walker – 1 1/2
Leaders for National League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Trevor Bauer – 2 1/2
Aaron Nola – 2 1/2
Yu Darvish – 2
Tyler Chatwood – 2
Kyle Hendricks – 2
Jon Lester – 2
Merrill Kelly – 1 1/2
Max Scherzer – 1 1/2
Players Who Owned Baseball For One Day in 2019 MLB
Willy Adames, Pete Alonso, Javier Báez, Cody Bellinger, Mookie Betts, Xander Bogaerts, Asdrúbal Cabrera, Mark Cahna, Carlos Carrasco, Jason Castro, Taylor Clarke, Gerrit Cole, Michael Conforto, Nelson Cruz, Johnny Cueto, Travis d’Arnaud, Anthony DeSclafani, Randy Dobnak, Josh Donaldson, Thomas Eshelman, Max Fried, Leury García, Erik González, Brian Goodwin, Phil Gosselin, Kiké Hernández, Eric Hosmer, Adrian Houser, Aaron Judge, Brad Keller, Howie Kendrick, Max Kepler, Clayton Kershaw, 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, Tyler O’Neill, 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, Daniel Castano, Matt Chapman, Mike Clevinger, Zach Davies, Alex Dickerson, Mauricio Dubon, Danny Duffy, Adam Eaton, Wilmer Flores, Zach Gallen, Kevin Gausman, Zack Godley, Brian Goodwin, Jon Gray, Didi Gregorius, Trent Grisham, Yuli Gurriel, Adam Haseley, JaCoby Jones, Yusei Kikuchi, Brady Lail, Francisco Lindor, Michael Lorenzen, Tyler Mahle, Nick Margevicius, Dusitn May, Connor Menez, Dylan Moore, Kevin Newman, Austin Nola, Josh Osich, James Paxton, Nate Pearson, Luis Perdomo, Martín Pérez, Kevin Plawecki, Zach Plesac, J. T. Realmuto, Eddie Rosario, Donovan Solano, Mike Soroka, Juan Soto, Josh Springer, Masahiro Tanaka, Framber Valdéz, Phillips Valdez, Austin Voth, Joey Votto, Zack Wheeler, Ryan Yarbrough