Let’s see who owned baseball on August 31, 2020.
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Earning Full WOBs:
Ji-Man Choi reached base 5 times, including 2 homers, as the first place Rays beat the Yankees again, 5-3.
Marco Gonzales threw a complete game for the Mariners, striking out 8 Angels, in the 2-1 final.
Rhys Hoskins doubled and homered in the Phillies 8-6 win over Washington.
Dakota Hudson went 7 innings, allowing 1 earned run and 1 unearned run, striking out 7 Reds, to earn the 7-5 decision for the Cardinals.
Earning 1/2 WOBs:
Shane Bieber allowed 1 hit and no runs over 6 innings, fanning 9 Royals along the way. But the Indians bullpen broke down in the 8th and dropped the 2-1 game.
Jacob deGrom struck out 9 Marlins in 6 innings, allowing 1 earned run. But the Mets defense betrayed him in the 5-3 defeat.
Miguel Sanó homered, singled and walked but the Twins came up short against the White Sox, 8-5.
Juan Soto homered twice and he added a walk but the Nationals dropped the 8-6 slugfest to Philadelphia.
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