Who Owned Baseball – Updated for May 29, 2021

Earning Full WOBs on May 29, 2021

Jose Abreu went 3 for 4 with 3 RBI in the 7-4 White Sox win in the first game of a double header with the Orioles. In the second game, he added a 2 run home run as the White Sox swept the day with a 3-1 final.

Alex Cobb struck out 8 over 7 innings as the Angels blanked the A's, 4-0.

James McCann collected 4 hits, including a home run, to help the Mets pound the Braves, 13-2.

Freddy Peralta struck out 7 Nationals in 7 innings, earning the 4-1 win for Milwaukee.
Earning ½ WOBs on May 29, 2021

Carlos Correa reached base 4 times, including a home run, driving in 3, in the wild 11-8 Houston extra inning defeat by San Diego.

Mike Foltynewicz allowed 2 runs over 7 strong innings, holding the Mariners to 2 runs, but took the hard luck 3-2 decision for the Rangers.

Max Muncy homered and doubled but the Dodgers were pounded by San Francisco, 11-6.

Zack Wheeler struck out 14 Rays in 7 innings but the Phillies bullpen dropped the 5-3 final.

National League Hitter Fernando Tatís Jr. – 4 ½
Nick Castellanos – 2 ½
Kris Bryant –2 Adam Duvall- 2 Freddie Freeman – 2 Paul Goldschmidt – 2 Tyler Naquin – 2 Buster Posey – 2 David Peralta – 2
Austin Riley - 2
Jean Segura – 2 Jesse Winker - 2 Ronald Acuña Jr.– 1 ½ Nolan Arenado – 1 ½ Brandon Belt – 1 ½ Paul Dejong – 1 ½ Eduardo Escobar – 1 ½ Wilmer Flores – 1 ½ Avisail Garcia – 1 ½ Manny Machado – 1 ½ Tyler O’Neill – 1 ½ Gregory Polanco – 1 ½ J. T. Realmuto – 1 ½ Miguel Rojas – 1 ½ American League Hitters Vladimir Guerrero Jr. –  4
Bo Bichette – 3
Giancarlo Stanton – 3 Jared Walsh – 3
Joey Wendle – 3
Ramon Laureano – 2 ½ Marcus Semien – 2 ½
Jose Abreu - 2
Mitch Haniger – 2
Trey Mancini – 2
J. D. Martinez – 2
Austin Meadows - 2
Cedric Mullins – 2 Mike Trout – 2
Alex Bregman – 1 ½
Byron Buxton– 1 ½ Joey Gallo – 1 ½
Adolis García - 1 ½
Nate Lowe – 1 ½ Yermin Mercedes – 1 ½
Rob Refsnyder – 1 ½
Nick Solak – 1 ½ National League Pitchers Brandon Woodruff – 5 ½ Trevor Bauer–  4
Zack Wheeler – 4
Jacob deGrom – 3 ½
Aaron Nola – 3
Sandy Alcantara – 2 ½
Adbert Alzolay - 2 ½
Corbin Burnes – 2 ½ Yu Darvish – 2 ½ Kevin Gausman – 2 ½
Pablo Lopez – 2 ½
Joe Musgrove – 2 ½
Freddy Peralta  – 2 ½
Trevor Rogers  –  2 ½ Max Scherzer – 2 ½
Adam Wainwright – 2 ½
Madison Bumgarner – 2
Sonny Gray - 2
Clayton Kershaw – 2 Julio Urias – 2 Ian Anderson – 1 ½
Walker Buehler - 1 ½
Anthony DeSclafani – 1 ½
Charlie Morton - 1 ½
Huascar Ynoa – 1 ½ American League Pitchers Tyler Glasnow – 5 ½
Aaron Civale – 4
John Means – 4
Zach Plesac – 4
Gerrit Cole – 3 ½
Mike Foltynewicz - 2 ½
Lance Lynn –2 ½
Lance McCullers Jr. – 2 ½ Kyle Gibson – 2 Cole Irvin – 2 Corey Kluber - 2 Sean Manaea – 2
Carlos Rodon – 2
Danny Duffy – 1 ½ Nathan Eovaldi – 1 1/2 J. A. Happ – 1 ½ Yusei Kikuchi – 1 ½ Casey Mize -  1 ½ Michael Pineda – 1 ½ Nick Pivetta – 1 ½ American League Combined WOB (Hitter and Pitcher) Shohei Ohtani – 1 ½  (1 Hitter, ½ Pitcher) 1 WOB Ozzie Albies, Willy Adames, Kohei Arihara, Randy Arozarena, Javier Baez, Chris Bassitt, Shane Beiber, Jose Berrios, Xander Bogaerts, Alec Bohm, Michael Brantley, Lorenzo Cain, Starlin Castro, Alex Cobb, Patrick Corbin, Charlie Culberson, Alex Dickerson, Corey Dickerson, Josh Donaldson, Dane Dunning, Tommy Edman, Zach Eflin, Kent Emanuel, Erick Fedde, Josh Fleming, Ty France,  Max Fried, Josh Fuentes, Freddy Galvis, John Gant, Domingo German, Lucas Giolito, Yan Gomes, Chi Chi Gonzalez , Jon Gray, Zack Greinke, Yuli Gurriel, Billy Hamilton, Ian Happ, Andrew Heaney, Guillermo Heredia, Teoscar Hernandez, Kyle Higashioka, Rich Hill, Rhys Hoskins, Eric Hosmer, Cristian Javier, Jakob Junis, Jarred Kelenic, Merrill Kelly, Dean Kremer, DJ LeMahieu, Nick Madrigal, Tyler Mahle , Sean Manaea, German Marquez, Ketel Marte, Steven Matz, Dustin May, James McCann, Triston McKenzie, Wade Miley, Mike Minor, Jordan Montgomery, Mike Moustakas,  Wil Myers, Shohei Ohtani (As Hitter), Matt Olson, Marcel Ozuna, Chris Paddack, Joe Panik, Joc Pederson, Tommy Pham, Jose Ramirez, Robbie Ray, Franmil Reyes, Garrett Richards, Darrin Ruf, Miguel Sano, Corey Seager, Pavin Smith, Drew Smyly, Trevor Story, Jose Suarez, Tyrone Taylor, Kyle Tucker, Spencer Turnbull, Justin Turner, Trea Turner, Jose Urena, Vince Velasquez, Joey Votto, Michael Wacha, Taylor Ward, Ryan Weathers, Trevor Williams, Alex Wood, Bruce Zimmerman ½ WOB Jesus Aguilar, Logan Allen, Pete Alonso, Tim Anderson, Tyler Anderson, Jake Arrieta, Akil Baddoo, Jaime Barria, Josh Bell, Matthew Boyd, Lewis Brinson, JT Brubaker, Mark Cahna, Willie Calhoun, Harold Castro, Kole Calhoun, Willie Calhoun, Griffin Canning, Jazz Chisholm, William Contreras, Carlos Correa, Nelson Cruz, Rafael Devers, Hunter Dozier, Matt Duffy, Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Mike Fiers, Michael Fulmer, Zac Gallen, Andres Gimenez, Austin Gomber, Marco Gonzales, Robbie Grossman, Deolis Guerra, Josh Harrison, Jonathan India, Aaron Judge, Tony Kemp, Max Kepler, Dallas Keuchel, Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Michael King, Francisco Lindor, Brandon Lowe, Luis Madero, Jose Marmolejos, Carlos Martinez, J. D. Martinez, Nick Maton, Ryan McMahon,  Brad Miller, Colin Moran, Max Muncy, Omar Navarez, Josh Naylor, Rougned Odor, Shohei Ohtani (As Pitcher), David Peterson, Salvador Perez, Josh Reddick, Amed Rosario, Gary Sanchez, Patrick Sandoval, Carlos Santana, Anthony Santander, Antonio Senzatela, Tarek Skubal, Burch Smith, Jorge Soler, Juan Soto, Stephen Strasburg, Drew Steckenrider, Myles Straw, Eugenio Suarez, Dansby Swanson, Chris Taylor, Rowdy Tellez, Trent Thornton, Luis Torrens,  Taylor Widener, Ryan Yarbrough

Who Owned Baseball – Updated for May 28, 2021

Earning Full WOBs on May 28, 2021

Adbert Alzolay pitched shutout ball into the 6th, finishing with 5 2/3 innings, striking out 6 Reds as the Cubs held onto a 1-0 final.

Sean Manaea struck out 8 Angels in 6 2/3 innings, giving up 1 run and earned the 3-1 decision for Oakland.

Joe Panik went 4 for 4 with a home run and 3 RBI in the Blue Jays 11-2 blowout of the Indians.

Tommy Pham reached base 4 times, homered and drove in 2 as the Padres won a dramatic 10-3 extra inning slugfest with the Astros.
Earning ½ WOBs on May 28, 2021

Walker Buehler held the Giants to 1 earned run and 1 unearned run in 6 innings. The Dodgers bullpen gave up rallies in the 8th and 10th for the 8-5 loss.

Gerrit Cole wiggled out of trouble, allowing 1 run over 6 innings. The Tigers wound up walking off, 3-2.

Rougned Odor collected 4 hits including a home run but the Yankees dropped the 3-2 extra inning game in Detroit.

Josh Reddick went 3 for 5 with a run scored and an RBI but the Diamondbacks lost again, 8-6 to St. Louis.

National League Hitter Fernando Tatís Jr. – 4 ½
Nick Castellanos – 2 ½
Kris Bryant –2 Adam Duvall- 2 Freddie Freeman – 2 Paul Goldschmidt – 2 Tyler Naquin – 2 Buster Posey – 2 David Peralta – 2
Austin Riley - 2
Jean Segura – 2 Jesse Winker - 2 Ronald Acuña Jr.– 1 ½ Nolan Arenado – 1 ½ Brandon Belt – 1 ½ Paul Dejong – 1 ½ Eduardo Escobar – 1 ½ Wilmer Flores – 1 ½ Avisail Garcia – 1 ½ Manny Machado – 1 ½ Tyler O’Neill – 1 ½ Gregory Polanco – 1 ½ J. T. Realmuto – 1 ½ Miguel Rojas – 1 ½ American League Hitters Vladimir Guerrero Jr. –  4
Bo Bichette – 3
Giancarlo Stanton – 3 Jared Walsh – 3
Joey Wendle – 3
Ramon Laureano – 2 ½ Marcus Semien – 2 ½ Mitch Haniger – 2
Trey Mancini – 2
J. D. Martinez – 2
Austin Meadows - 2
Cedric Mullins – 2 Mike Trout – 2
Alex Bregman – 1 ½
Byron Buxton– 1 ½ Joey Gallo – 1 ½
Adolis García - 1 ½
Nate Lowe – 1 ½ Yermin Mercedes – 1 ½
Rob Refsnyder – 1 ½
Nick Solak – 1 ½ National League Pitchers Brandon Woodruff – 5 ½ Trevor Bauer–  4
Zack Wheeler – 4
Jacob deGrom – 3 ½
Aaron Nola – 3
Sandy Alcantara – 2 ½
Adbert Alzolay - 2 ½
Corbin Burnes – 2 ½ Yu Darvish – 2 ½ Kevin Gausman – 2 ½
Pablo Lopez – 2 ½
Joe Musgrove – 2 ½ Trevor Rogers  –  2 ½ Max Scherzer – 2 ½
Adam Wainwright – 2 ½
Madison Bumgarner – 2
Sonny Gray - 2
Clayton Kershaw – 2 Julio Urias – 2 Ian Anderson – 1 ½
Walker Buehler - 1 ½
Anthony DeSclafani – 1 ½
Charlie Morton - 1 ½
Freddy Peralta  – 1 ½ Huascar Ynoa – 1 ½ American League Pitchers Tyler Glasnow – 5 ½
Aaron Civale – 4
John Means – 4
Zach Plesac – 4
Gerrit Cole – 3 ½
Lance Lynn –2 ½
Lance McCullers Jr. – 2 ½
Mike Foltynewicz - 2
Kyle Gibson – 2 Cole Irvin – 2 Corey Kluber - 2 Sean Manaea – 2
Carlos Rodon – 2
Danny Duffy – 1 ½ Nathan Eovaldi – 1 1/2 J. A. Happ – 1 ½ Yusei Kikuchi – 1 ½ Casey Mize -  1 ½ Michael Pineda – 1 ½ Nick Pivetta – 1 ½ American League Combined WOB (Hitter and Pitcher) Shohei Ohtani – 1 ½  (1 Hitter, ½ Pitcher) 1 WOB Jose Abreu,  Ozzie Albies, Willy Adames, Kohei Arihara, Randy Arozarena, Javier Baez, Chris Bassitt, Shane Beiber, Jose Berrios, Xander Bogaerts, Alec Bohm, Michael Brantley, Lorenzo Cain, Starlin Castro, Patrick Corbin, Charlie Culberson, Alex Dickerson, Corey Dickerson, Josh Donaldson, Dane Dunning, Tommy Edman, Zach Eflin, Kent Emanuel, Erick Fedde, Josh Fleming, Ty France,  Max Fried, Josh Fuentes, Freddy Galvis, John Gant, Domingo German, Lucas Giolito, Yan Gomes, Chi Chi Gonzalez , Jon Gray, Zack Greinke, Yuli Gurriel, Billy Hamilton, Ian Happ, Andrew Heaney, Guillermo Heredia, Teoscar Hernandez, Kyle Higashioka, Rich Hill, Rhys Hoskins, Eric Hosmer, Cristian Javier, Jakob Junis, Jarred Kelenic, Merrill Kelly, Dean Kremer, DJ LeMahieu, Nick Madrigal, Tyler Mahle , Sean Manaea, German Marquez, Ketel Marte, Steven Matz, Dustin May, Triston McKenzie, Wade Miley, Mike Minor, Jordan Montgomery, Mike Moustakas,  Wil Myers, Shohei Ohtani (As Hitter), Matt Olson, Marcel Ozuna, Chris Paddack, Joe Panik, Joc Pederson, Tommy Pham, Jose Ramirez, Robbie Ray, Franmil Reyes, Garrett Richards, Darrin Ruf, Miguel Sano, Corey Seager, Pavin Smith, Drew Smyly, Trevor Story, Jose Suarez, Tyrone Taylor, Kyle Tucker, Spencer Turnbull, Justin Turner, Trea Turner, Jose Urena, Vince Velasquez, Joey Votto, Michael Wacha, Taylor Ward, Ryan Weathers, Trevor Williams, Alex Wood, Bruce Zimmerman ½ WOB Jesus Aguilar, Logan Allen, Pete Alonso, Tim Anderson, Tyler Anderson, Jake Arrieta, Akil Baddoo, Jaime Barria, Josh Bell, Matthew Boyd, Lewis Brinson, JT Brubaker, Mark Cahna, Willie Calhoun, Harold Castro, Kole Calhoun, Willie Calhoun, Griffin Canning, Jazz Chisholm, William Contreras, Nelson Cruz, Rafael Devers, Hunter Dozier, Matt Duffy, Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Mike Fiers, Michael Fulmer, Zac Gallen, Andres Gimenez, Austin Gomber, Marco Gonzales, Robbie Grossman, Deolis Guerra, Josh Harrison, Jonathan India, Aaron Judge, Tony Kemp, Max Kepler, Dallas Keuchel, Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Michael King, Francisco Lindor, Brandon Lowe, Luis Madero, Jose Marmolejos, Carlos Martinez, J. D. Martinez, Nick Maton, Ryan McMahon,  Brad Miller, Colin Moran, Omar Navarez, Josh Naylor, Rougned Odor, Shohei Ohtani (As Pitcher), David Peterson, Salvador Perez, Josh Reddick, Amed Rosario, Gary Sanchez, Patrick Sandoval, Carlos Santana, Anthony Santander, Antonio Senzatela, Tarek Skubal, Burch Smith, Jorge Soler, Juan Soto, Stephen Strasburg, Drew Steckenrider, Myles Straw, Eugenio Suarez, Dansby Swanson, Chris Taylor, Rowdy Tellez, Trent Thornton, Luis Torrens,  Taylor Widener, Ryan Yarbrough

Who Owned Baseball – Updated for May 27, 2021

Photo: Paul Sullivan
Earning Full WOBs on May 27, 2021

Willy Adames helped out his new Milwaukee teammates with a 4 for 5 performance, homering and driving in 4 to beat San Diego, 6-5.

Chris Bassitt went the distance, throwing his first career complete game shutout, striking out 9 and allowing only 2 hits as the A's blanked the Angels 5-0 in a game I attended.

Sonny Gray threw 6 shutout innings, allowing 2 hits and walked 1 Washington batter as the Reds went on to take the 3-0 final.

Austin Meadows tripled and homered, driving in 4, to help the Rays get back to their winning ways in a 7-2 victory over the Royals.
Earning ½ WOBs on May 27, 2021

Bo Bichette homered in the Blue Jays 5-3 loss to the Yankees in the second game of a double header. He also homered in the 2-0 opening game victory.

German Marquez needed just 62 pitches to hold the Mets to 3 hits, 1 walk and 1 run while striking out 6 over 6 innings. But the Rockies were shutout, 1-0.

Patrick Sandoval held the A's scoreless over 5 innings, striking out 4. But the Angels bullpen and defense allowed 5 in the 6th which was all Oakland needed to win, 5-0.

Fernando Tatís Jr. reached base 4 times, scoring 2 and driving in 2 but San Diego came up short against Milwaukee, 6-5.

National League Hitter Fernando Tatís Jr. – 4 ½
Nick Castellanos – 2 ½
Kris Bryant –2 Adam Duvall- 2 Freddie Freeman – 2 Paul Goldschmidt – 2 Tyler Naquin – 2 Buster Posey – 2 David Peralta – 2
Austin Riley - 2
Jean Segura – 2 Jesse Winker - 2 Ronald Acuña Jr.– 1 ½ Nolan Arenado – 1 ½ Brandon Belt – 1 ½ Paul Dejong – 1 ½ Eduardo Escobar – 1 ½ Wilmer Flores – 1 ½ Avisail Garcia – 1 ½ Manny Machado – 1 ½ Tyler O’Neill – 1 ½ Gregory Polanco – 1 ½ J. T. Realmuto – 1 ½ Miguel Rojas – 1 ½ American League Hitters Vladimir Guerrero Jr. –  4
Bo Bichette – 3
Giancarlo Stanton – 3 Jared Walsh – 3
Joey Wendle – 3
Ramon Laureano – 2 ½ Marcus Semien – 2 ½ Mitch Haniger – 2
Trey Mancini – 2
J. D. Martinez – 2
Austin Meadows - 2
Cedric Mullins – 2 Mike Trout – 2
Alex Bregman – 1 ½
Byron Buxton– 1 ½ Joey Gallo – 1 ½
Adolis García - 1 ½
Nate Lowe – 1 ½ Yermin Mercedes – 1 ½
Rob Refsnyder – 1 ½
Nick Solak – 1 ½ National League Pitchers Brandon Woodruff – 5 ½ Trevor Bauer–  4
Zack Wheeler – 4
Jacob deGrom – 3 ½
Aaron Nola – 3
Sandy Alcantara – 2 ½
Corbin Burnes – 2 ½ Yu Darvish – 2 ½ Kevin Gausman – 2 ½
Pablo Lopez – 2 ½
Joe Musgrove – 2 ½ Trevor Rogers  –  2 ½ Max Scherzer – 2 ½
Adam Wainwright – 2 ½
Madison Bumgarner – 2
Sonny Gray - 2
Clayton Kershaw – 2 Julio Urias – 2
Adbert Alzolay - 1 ½
Ian Anderson – 1 ½ Anthony DeSclafani – 1 ½
Charlie Morton - 1 ½
Freddy Peralta  – 1 ½ Huascar Ynoa – 1 ½ American League Pitchers Tyler Glasnow – 5 ½
Aaron Civale – 4
John Means – 4
Zach Plesac – 4
Gerrit Cole – 3
Lance Lynn –2 ½
Lance McCullers Jr. – 2 ½
Mike Foltynewicz - 2
Kyle Gibson – 2 Cole Irvin – 2 Corey Kluber - 2 Sean Manaea – 2
Carlos Rodon – 2
Danny Duffy – 1 ½ Nathan Eovaldi – 1 1/2 J. A. Happ – 1 ½ Yusei Kikuchi – 1 ½ Casey Mize -  1 ½ Michael Pineda – 1 ½ Nick Pivetta – 1 ½ American League Combined WOB (Hitter and Pitcher) Shohei Ohtani – 1 ½  (1 Hitter, ½ Pitcher) 1 WOB Jose Abreu,  Ozzie Albies, Willy Adames, Kohei Arihara, Randy Arozarena, Javier Baez, Chris Bassitt, Shane Beiber, Jose Berrios, Xander Bogaerts, Alec Bohm, Michael Brantley, Walker Buehler, Lorenzo Cain, Starlin Castro, Patrick Corbin, Charlie Culberson, Alex Dickerson, Corey Dickerson, Josh Donaldson, Dane Dunning, Tommy Edman, Zach Eflin, Kent Emanuel, Erick Fedde, Josh Fleming, Ty France,  Max Fried, Josh Fuentes, Freddy Galvis, John Gant, Domingo German, Lucas Giolito, Yan Gomes, Chi Chi Gonzalez , Jon Gray, Zack Greinke, Yuli Gurriel, Billy Hamilton, Ian Happ, Andrew Heaney, Guillermo Heredia, Teoscar Hernandez, Kyle Higashioka, Rich Hill, Rhys Hoskins, Eric Hosmer, Cristian Javier, Jakob Junis, Jarred Kelenic, Merrill Kelly, Dean Kremer, DJ LeMahieu, Nick Madrigal, Tyler Mahle , German Marquez, Ketel Marte, Steven Matz, Dustin May, Triston McKenzie, Wade Miley, Mike Minor, Jordan Montgomery, Mike Moustakas,  Wil Myers, Shohei Ohtani (As Hitter), Matt Olson, Marcel Ozuna, Chris Paddack, Joc Pederson, Jose Ramirez, Robbie Ray, Franmil Reyes, Garrett Richards, Darrin Ruf, Miguel Sano, Corey Seager, Pavin Smith, Drew Smyly, Trevor Story, Jose Suarez, Tyrone Taylor, Kyle Tucker, Spencer Turnbull, Justin Turner, Trea Turner, Jose Urena, Vince Velasquez, Joey Votto, Michael Wacha, Taylor Ward, Ryan Weathers, Trevor Williams, Alex Wood, Bruce Zimmerman ½ WOB Jesus Aguilar, Logan Allen, Pete Alonso, Tim Anderson, Tyler Anderson, Jake Arrieta, Akil Baddoo, Jaime Barria, Josh Bell, Matthew Boyd, Lewis Brinson, JT Brubaker, Mark Cahna, Willie Calhoun, Harold Castro, Kole Calhoun, Willie Calhoun, Griffin Canning, Jazz Chisholm, William Contreras, Nelson Cruz, Rafael Devers, Hunter Dozier, Matt Duffy, Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Mike Fiers, Michael Fulmer, Zac Gallen, Andres Gimenez, Austin Gomber, Marco Gonzales, Robbie Grossman, Deolis Guerra, Josh Harrison, Jonathan India, Aaron Judge, Tony Kemp, Max Kepler, Dallas Keuchel, Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Michael King, Francisco Lindor, Brandon Lowe, Luis Madero, Jose Marmolejos, Carlos Martinez, J. D. Martinez, Nick Maton, Ryan McMahon,  Brad Miller, Colin Moran, Omar Navarez, Josh Naylor, Shohei Ohtani (As Pitcher), David Peterson, Salvador Perez, Amed Rosario, Gary Sanchez, Patrick Sandoval, Carlos Santana, Anthony Santander, Antonio Senzatela, Tarek Skubal, Burch Smith, Jorge Soler, Juan Soto, Stephen Strasburg, Drew Steckenrider, Myles Straw, Eugenio Suarez, Dansby Swanson, Chris Taylor, Rowdy Tellez, Trent Thornton, Luis Torrens,  Taylor Widener, Ryan Yarbrough