Who Owned Baseball – August 27, 2020


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Let’s see who owned baseball on August 27, 2020.

For an explanation of how WOB works, click here.

Earning Full WOBs:

Clayton Kershaw blanked the Giants over 6 innings, striking out 4 and earned the 7-0 decision for the Dodgers.

Yusei Kikuchi struck out 6 Padres in 5 innings to get the 8-3 victory for the Mariners.

Manny Machado went 3 for 4 with 2 homers in the Padres wild 10-7 come from behind walk off win. He added another homer in the second game.

José Marmolejos doubled and hit a grand slam in the Mariners 8-3 win over the Padres. He also had a home run in the 10-7 opener.


Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Kwang-Hyun Kim  held the Pirates to 1 run over 6 strong innings but the Cardinals bullpen dropped the 4-3 final.

Anthony Misiewicz retired all 4 batters he faced and was in line to earn the victory. But the Mariners bullpen imploded against the Padres, who walked off 10-7 winners.

Yadier Molina homered in the opener and singled in the night cap but the Cardinals were swept in the double header by Pittsburgh, 4-3 and 2-0.

Austin Nola reached base twice, driving in a run, but the Mariners blew the 10-7 game to the Padres.


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