Who Owned Baseball, 2020 – THE FINAL TALLY


The regular season is over. Let’s see who owned baseball in 2020.

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MIKE TROUT led all American League hitters with a 5 1/2 WOB. Tim Anderson was second with 4/12 and Kyle Tucker and Luke Voit tied for third with 3.

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FERNANDO TATIS JR. had the highest WOB total for NL hitters with 3. A log jam of hitters finished second including Ronald Acuña Jr, Pete Alonso, Charlie Blackmon, Freddie Freeman, Bryce Harper and Marcell Ozuna.

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SHANE BIEBER topped all American League pitchers with a 5 1/2 WOB total. Lance Lynn finished second with 4 1/2. Bieber’s teammate Zach Plesac was third with 3 1/2.

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TREVOR BAUER topped National League pitchers with a total of 6. Yu Darvish was right behind him with 5 1/2 and Clayton Kershaw with 5.

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Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2020


Mike Trout – 5 1/2
Tim Anderson – 4 1/2
Kyle Tucker – 3
Luke Voit – 3
Jeimer Candelario – 2 1/2
José Ramírez – 2 1/2
José Abreu – 2
DJ LeMahieu – 2
Franmil Reyes – 2
Xander Bogaerts – 1 1/2
Willy Adames – 1 1/2
Matt Chapman – 1 1/2
Rafael Devers – 1 1/2
Hunter Dozier – 1 1/2
Maikel Franco – 1 1/2
Teoscar Hernández – 1 1/2
Yoán Moncada – 1 1/2
Miguel Sanó – 1 1/2
Marcus Semien – 1 1/2
Giancarlo Stanton – 1 1/2
Max Stassi – 1 1/2

Leaders for National League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2020

Fernando Tatis Jr. – 3
Ronald Acuña Jr. – 2 1/2
Pete Alonso – 2 1/2
Charlie Blackmon – 2 1/2
Freddie Freeman – 2 1/2
Bryce Harper – 2 1/2
Marcell Ozuna – 2 1/2
Javier Báez – 2
Mookie Betts – 2
Michael Conforto – 2
Alex Dickerson – 2
Adam Duvall – 2
Ke’Bryan Hayes – 2
Manny Machado – 2
Colin Moran – 2
Eugenio Suárez – 2
Brian Anderson – 1 1/2
Nicholas Castellanos – 1 1/2
Brandon Crawford – 1 1/2
Wilmer Flores – 1 1/2
Trent Grisham – 1 1/2
Brandon Nimmo – 1 1/2
Jean Segura – 1 1/2
Juan Soto – 1 1/2
Chris Taylor – 1 1/2
Mike Yastrzemski – 1 1/2

Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Shane Bieber – 5 1/2
Lance Lynn – 4 1/2
Zach Plesac – 3 1/2
Chris Bassitt – 3
Dylan Bundy – 3
Carlos Carrasco – 3
Yusei Kikuchi – 3
Kenta Maeda – 3
Frankie Montas – 3
Gerrit Cole – 2 1/2
Marco Gonzales – 2 1/2
J. A. Happ – 2 1/2
Dallas Keuchel – 2 1/2
Justin Dunn – 2
Mike Fiers – 2
Lucas Giolito – 2
Andrew Heaney – 2
Brad Keller – 2
Nick Margevicius – 2
Triston McKenzie – 2
Framber Valdéz – 2
Thomas Eshelman 1 1/2
Rich Hill – 1 1/2
Lance McCullers Jr. – 1 1/2
Martín Pérez – 1 1/2
Hyun-Jin Ryu – 1 1/2
Justus Sheffield – 1 1/2
José Urquidy – 1 1/2
Taijuan Walker – 1 1/2
Ryan Yarbrough – 1 1/2

Leaders for National League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Trevor Bauer – 6
Yu Darvish – 5 1/2
Clayton Kershaw – 5

Kyle Hendricks – 3 1/2
Aaron Nola – 3 1/2
Jacob deGrom – 3
Dinelson Lamet – 3
Brandon Woodruff – 3
Luis Castillo – 2 1/2
Jon Lester – 2 1/2
Zack Wheeler – 2 1/2<Steven Brault – 2
Tyler Chatwood – 2
Zac Gallen – 2
Alec Mills – 2
Sandy Alcantara – 1 1/2
Ian Anderson – 1 1/2
Tyler Anderson – 1 1/2
Taylor Clarke – 1 1/2
Johnny Cueto – 1 1/2
Zach Eflin – 1 1/2
Tony Gonsolin – 1 1/2
Jon Gray – 1 1/2
Sonny Gray – 1 1/2
Merrill Kelly – 1 1/2
Max Scherzer – 1 1/2
Antonio Senzatela – 1 1/2
Riley Smith – 1 1/2

Combined AL and NL WOB Total for Pitcher 2020 MLB

Mike Clevinger – 1 (1/2 AL, 1/2 NL)

Players Who Owned Baseball For One Day in 2019 MLB

Nick Ahmed, Jorge Alfaro, Kolby Allard, Orlando Arcia, Randy Arozarena, Luis Arraez, Cody Bellinger, Brandon Belt, Brandon Bielak, Alex Bregman, Walker Buehler, Madison Bumgarner, Corbin Burnes, Asdrúbal Cabrera, Mark Cahna, Kole Calhoun, Jason Castro, Michael Chavis, Ji-Man Choi, Aaron Civale, Willson Contreras,  Patrick Corbin, Nelson Cruz, Travis d’Arnaud, Anthony DeSclafani, Randy Dobnak, Josh Donaldson, Dane Dunning, Jack Flaherty, Todd Frazier, Max Fried, Leury García, Kyle Gibson, Erik González, Brian Goodwin, Phil Gosselin, Didi Gregorius, Lourdes Gurriel Jr., Kiké Hernández, Kyle Higashioka, Rhys Hoskins, Eric Hosmer, Tanner Houck, Adrian Houser, Dakota Hudson, Sam Huff, José Iglesias, Danny Jansen, Eloy Jiménez, Aaron Judge, Mitch Keller, Howie Kendrick, Max Kepler, Kwang-Hyun Kim, Alejandro Kirk, Adam Kolarek, Dean Kremer, Chad Kuhl, Francisco Lindor, Pablo López, Gavin Lux, Tyler Mahle,   José Marmolejos, German Márquez, Steven Matz, Dusitn May, James McCann, John Means, Mike Minor, Anthony Misiewicz, Dylan Moore, Mitch Moreland, Mike Moustakas, Daniel Murphy, Sean Murphy, Wil Myers, Tyler Naquin, Austin Nola, Renato Núñez, Matt Olson, Tyler O’Neill, James Paxton, Joc Pederson, Manny Piña, Stephen Piscotty, A. J. Pollock, Jurickson Profar, Albert Pujols, Wilson Ramos, J. T. Realmuto, Victor Reyes, Anthony Rizzo, Tanner Roark, Luis Robert, Miguel Rojas, Sixto Sánchez, Carlos Santana, Anthony Santander, Jonathan Schoop, Kyle Schwarber, Brady Singer, Tarik Skubal, Austin Slater, Burch Smith, Jorge Soler, George Springer, D. J. Stewart, Masahiro Tanaka, Rowdy Tellez, Touki Toussaint, Spencer Turnbull, Trea Turner, Christian Vázquez, Alex Verdugo, Jonathan Villar, Ryan Vogelbach, Adam Wainwright, Christian Walker, Kyle Wright,

Players Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2020 MLB
Jesús Aguilar, Tyler Alexander, José Altuve,  Matt Andriese, Nolan Arenado, Jaime Barria, Josh Bell, José Berríos, Bo Bichette, Brandon Bielak, Alec Bohm, Jackie Bradley Jr., Colten Brewer, Jay Bruce, Byron Buxton, Miguel Cabrera, Daz Cameron, Griffin Canning, Matt Carpenter, Daniel Castano, Ryan Castellani, Willi Castro, Dylan Cease, Jazz Chisholm, Mike Clevinger (AL Only), Mike Clevinger (NL Only), Zach Davies, Yandy Díaz, Mauricio Dubon, Danny Duffy, Adam Eaton, Clint Frazier, Kyle Freeland, Josh Fuentes, Kevin Gausman,  Zack Godley, Yan Gomes, Brian Goodwin, Alex Gordon, Robbie Grossman, Yuli Gurriel, Ronald Guzmán, Adam Haseley, Kyle Hendricks, Elieser Hernández, Christian Javier, JaCoby Jones, Brady Lail, Michael Lorenzen, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Sean Manaea, Andrew McCutchen, Connor Menez, Whit Merrifield, Brad Miller, Casey Mize, Yadier Molina, Ryan Mountcastle, Yairo Muñoz, Joe Musgrove, Kevin Newman, Josh Osich, Nate Pearson, Luis Perdomo, Salvador Perez, Kevin Pillar, Kevin Plawecki, Rick Porcello, Cody Reed, Trevor Rogers, Eddie Rosario, Corey Seager, Justin Smoak, Drew Smyly, Blake Snell, Nick Solak, Donovan Solano, Mike Soroka, Andrew Suarez, Raimel Tapia, Leody Taveras, Anderson Tejada, Yoshi Tsutsugo, Justin Turner, Julio Urías, César Valdez, Phillips Valdez, Austin Voth, Joey Votto, Luke Weaver, Evan White, Bruce Zimmerman

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Who Owned Baseball – September 5, 2020

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Let’s see who owned baseball on September 5, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Sandy Alcantara threw 6 innings, allowing 3 hits and 1 run while striking out 8 Rays to earn the 7-3 decision for the Marlins.

Kenta Maeda struck out 8 Tigers in 6 innings, allowing 2 hits to set up the Twins 4-3 walk off win.

Eugenio Suárez homered 3 times as the Reds powered past the Reds, 6-2.

Mike Trout hit the Angels franchise record 300th home run in the 7-6 first game over the Astros. Combined in the two games, he reached base 7 times as the Angels swept the double headers.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Tony Gonsolin allowed 1 earned run and 1 unearned run, striking out 8 Rockies in 6 innings. The Dodgers bullpen dropped the 5-2 final.

Ian Happ homered twice in the Cubs 4-2 loss to the Cardinals.

Tarik Skubal held the Twins to 2 hits and 1 run in 6 innings. The Tigers lost the 4-3 game.

George Springer hit 2 home runs in the 7-6 Astros loss to the Angels. He also tripled in the opening 10-9 loss.

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Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2020


Mike Trout – 5 1/2
Tim Anderson – 3 1/2
Kyle Tucker – 3
Franmil Reyes – 2
Willy Adames – 1 1/2
Matt Chapman – 1 1/2
Maikel Franco – 1 1/2
Teoscar Hernández – 1 1/2
Yoán Moncada – 1 1/2
Miguel Sanó – 1 1/2
Giancarlo Stanton – 1 1/2
Luke Voit – 1 1/2

Leaders for National League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2020

Fernando Tatis Jr. – 3
Ronald Acuña Jr. – 2 1/2
Charlie Blackmon – 2 1/2
Javier Báez – 2
Mookie Betts – 2
Michael Conforto – 2
Manny Machado – 2
Eugenio Suárez – 2
Nicholas Castellanos – 1 1/2
Alex Dickerson – 1 1/2
Wilmer Flores – 1 1/2
Trent Grisham – 1 1/2
Juan Soto – 1 1/2
Mike Yastrzemski – 1 1/2

Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Shane Bieber – 4 1/2,
Lance Lynn – 3 1/2
Dylan Bundy – 3
Kenta Maeda – 3
Yusei Kikuchi – 2 1/2
Chris Bassitt – 2
Justin Dunn – 2
Mike Fiers – 2
Lucas Giolito – 2
Andrew Heaney – 2
Dallas Keuchel – 2
Triston McKenzie – 2
Frankie Montas – 2
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Gerrit Cole – 1 1/2
Marco Gonzales – 1 1/2
Martín Pérez – 1 1/2
Zach Plesac – 1 1/2
Taijuan Walker – 1 1/2

Leaders for National League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Trevor Bauer – 4
Yu Darvish – 4
Clayton Kershaw – 4
Aaron Nola – 3 1/2
Tyler Chatwood – 2
Zac Gallen – 2
Kyle Hendricks – 2
Jon Lester – 2
Zack Wheeler – 2
Tyler Anderson – 1 1/2
Taylor Clarke – 1 1/2
Jacob deGrom – 1 1/2
Tony Gonsolin – 1 1/2
Jon Gray – 1 1/2
Merrill Kelly – 1 1/2
Max Scherzer – 1 1/2

Combined AL and NL WOB Total for Hitters 2020 MLB

Combined AL and NL WOB Total for Pitcher 2020 MLB

Mike Clevinger – 1 (1/2 AL, 1/2 NL)

Players Who Owned Baseball For One Day in 2019 MLB

José Abreu, Nick Ahmed, Sandy Alcantara, Kolby Allard, Pete Alonso, Orlando Arcia, Cody Bellinger, Brandon Belt, Brandon Bielak, Xander Bogaerts, Walker Buehler, Corbin Burnes, Asdrúbal Cabrera, Mark Cahna, Jason Castro, Ji-Man Choi, Aaron Civale,  Patrick Corbin, Brandon Crawford, Nelson Cruz, Johnny Cueto, Travis d’Arnaud, Anthony DeSclafani, Rafael Devers, Randy Dobnak, Josh Donaldson, Adam Duvall, Zach Eflin, Thomas Eshelman, Jack Flaherty, Todd Frazier, Freddie Freeman, Max Fried, Leury García, Erik González, Brian Goodwin, Phil Gosselin, Sonny Gray, Didi Gregorius,  J. A. Happ, Kiké Hernández, Rhys Hoskins, Eric Hosmer, Adrian Houser, Dakota Hudson, Aaron Judge, Brad Keller, Howie Kendrick, Max Kepler, Adam Kolarek, Dinelson Lamet, DJ LeMahieu, Pablo López, Nick Margevicius, José Marmolejos, German Márquez, Steven Matz, Dusitn May, Lance McCullers Jr., Alec Mills, Anthony Misiewicz, Colin Moran, Mitch Moreland, Daniel Murphy, Tyler Naquin, Austin Nola, Matt Olson, Tyler O’Neill, Marcell Ozuna, James Paxton, Joc Pederson, Manny Piña, Stephen Piscotty, Jurickson Profar, José Ramírez, Victor Reyes, Tanner Roark, Luis Robert, Miguel Rojas, Anthony Santander, Jonathan Schoop, Kyle Schwarber, Marcus Semien, Austin Slater, Burch Smith, Jorge Soler, George Springer, Masahiro Tanaka, Rowdy Tellez, Touki Toussaint, Spencer Turnbull, Trea Turner, Framber Valdéz, Christian Vázquez, Alex Verdugo, Jonathan Villar, Adam Wainwright, Christian Walker, Brandon Woodruff, Ryan Yarbrough,

Players Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2020 MLB
Tyler Alexander, José Altuve,  Matt Andriese, Jaime Barria, Josh Bell, Bo Bichette, Brandon Bielak, Colten Brewer, Jay Bruce, Byron Buxton, Jeimer Candelario, Griffin Canning, Daniel Castano, Luis Castillo, Dylan Cease, Mike Clevinger (AL Only), Mike Clevinger (NL Only), Zach Davies, Yandy Díaz, Hunter Dozier, Mauricio Dubon, Danny Duffy, Adam Eaton, Clint Frazier, Kevin Gausman,  Zack Godley, Yan Gomes, Brian Goodwin, Alex Gordon, Yuli Gurriel, Ronald Guzmán, Adam Haseley, Ke’Bryan Hayes, Kyle Hendricks, Elieser Hernández, JaCoby Jones, Kwang-Hyun Kim,  Brady Lail, Francisco Lindor, Michael Lorenzen, Lance Lynn, Tyler Mahle,   Connor Menez, Whit Merrifield, Brad Miller, Dylan Moore, Yadier Molina, Ryan Mountcastle, Yairo Muñoz, Kevin Newman, Renato Núñez, Josh Osich, Nate Pearson, Luis Perdomo, Kevin Plawecki, Rick Porcello, J. T. Realmuto, Cody Reed, Anthony Rizzo, Eddie Rosario, Antonio Senzatela, Justus Sheffield, Tarik Skubal, Justin Smoak, Blake Snell, Nick Solak, Donovan Solano, Mike Soroka, Raimel Tapia, Yoshi Tsutsugo, Justin Turner, Phillips Valdez, Austin Voth, Joey Votto, Luke Weaver, Evan White

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Who Owned Baseball – September 2, 2020

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Let’s see who owned baseball on September 2, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Adam Duvall launched 3 homers, driving in 5, to lead the Braves past the Red Sox, 7-5.

Triston McKenzie threw 6 shutout innings, striking out 6 to help the Indians blank the Royals, 5-0.

Tyler Naquin homered twice and added a single in the Indians 5-0 victory over Kansas City.

Zack Wheeler pitched into the 7th, allowing no runs and striking out 6 Nationals in 6 2/3 innings to earn the 3-0 decision for the Phillies.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Kolby Allard threw 7 strong innings, allowing 2 hits and 2 runs, striking out 4 Astros, but took the hard luck 2-1 loss for the Rangers.

Zac Gallen held the mighty Dodgers to 1 hit and no runs over 7 innings. The Diamondbacks bullpen would drop the 3-2 final.

Mike Trout homered and singled but the Angels were thumped by San Diego, 11-4.

Mike Yastrzemski went 3 for 5 with a homer in the Giants 5-3 loss to Colorado.

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Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2020

Mike Trout – 3 1/2
Kyle Tucker – 3
Tim Anderson – 2 1/2
Franmil Reyes – 2
Willy Adames – 1 1/2
Matt Chapman – 1 1/2
Maikel Franco – 1 1/2
Teoscar Hernández – 1 1/2
Yoán Moncada – 1 1/2
Miguel Sanó – 1 1/2
Giancarlo Stanton – 1 1/2
Luke Voit – 1 1/2

Leaders for National League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2020

Fernando Tatís Jr. – 3
Charlie Blackmon – 2 1/2
Javier Báez – 2
Mookie Betts – 2
Michael Conforto – 2
Manny Machado – 2
Ronald Acuña Jr. – 1 1/2
Nicholas Castellanos – 1 1/2
Alex Dickerson – 1 1/2
Wilmer Flores – 1 1/2
Trent Grisham – 1 1/2
Juan Soto – 1 1/2
Mike Yastrzemski – 1 1/2

Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Shane Bieber – 4 1/2,
Lance Lynn – 3 1/2
Dylan Bundy – 3
Chris Bassitt – 2
Justin Dunn – 2
Mike Fiers – 2
Lucas Giolito – 2
Dallas Keuchel – 2
Kenta Maeda – 2
Triston McKenzie – 2
Frankie Montas – 2
Gerrit Cole – 1 1/2
Marco Gonzales – 1 1/2
Yusei Kikuchi – 1 1/2
Zach Plesac – 1 1/2
Taijuan Walker – 1 1/2

Leaders for National League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Trevor Bauer – 4
Aaron Nola – 3 1/2
Yu Darvish – 3
Clayton Kershaw – 3
Tyler Chatwood – 2
Zac Gallen – 2
Kyle Hendricks – 2
Jon Lester – 2
Zack Wheeler – 2
Tyler Anderson – 1 1/2
Taylor Clarke – 1 1/2
Jacob deGrom – 1 1/2
Jon Gray – 1 1/2
Merrill Kelly – 1 1/2
Max Scherzer – 1 1/2

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Players Who Owned Baseball For One Day in 2019 MLB

José Abreu, Nick Ahmed, Kolby Allard, Pete Alonso, Orlando Arcia, Cody Bellinger, Brandon Belt, Brandon Bielak, Xander Bogaerts, Walker Buehler, Corbin Burnes, Asdrúbal Cabrera, Mark Cahna, Carlos Carrasco, Jason Castro, Ji-Man Choi, Aaron Civale,  Patrick Corbin, Brandon Crawford, Nelson Cruz, Johnny Cueto, Travis d’Arnaud, Anthony DeSclafani, Rafael Devers, Randy Dobnak, Josh Donaldson, Adam Duvall, Zach Eflin, Thomas Eshelman, Jack Flaherty, Max Fried, Leury García, Tony Gonsolin, Erik González, Brian Goodwin, Phil Gosselin, Sonny Gray, Didi Gregorius,  J. A. Happ, Andrew Heaney, Kiké Hernández, Rhys Hoskins, Eric Hosmer, Adrian Houser, Dakota Hudson, Aaron Judge, Brad Keller, Howie Kendrick, Max Kepler, Adam Kolarek, Dinelson Lamet, DJ LeMahieu, Pablo López, Nick Margevicius, José Marmolejos, German Márquez, Steven Matz, Dusitn May, Lance McCullers Jr., Alec Mills, Anthony Misiewicz, Colin Moran, Mitch Moreland, Daniel Murphy, Tyler Naquin, Austin Nola, Matt Olson, Tyler O’Neill, Marcell Ozuna, James Paxton, Joc Pederson, Martín Pérez, Manny Piña, Stephen Piscotty, Jurickson Profar, José Ramírez, Victor Reyes, Tanner Roark, Luis Robert, Miguel Rojas, Anthony Santander, Jonathan Schoop, Kyle Schwarber, Marcus Semien, Austin Slater, Burch Smith, Jorge Soler, Eugenio Suárez, Masahiro Tanaka, Rowdy Tellez, Touki Toussaint, Spencer Turnbull, Framber Valdéz, Christian Vázquez, Alex Verdugo, Jonathan Villar, Adam Wainwright, Christian Walker, Brandon Woodruff, Ryan Yarbrough,

Players Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2020 MLB Tyler Alexander, José Altuve,  Matt Andriese, Jaime Barria, Josh Bell, Bo Bichette, Brandon Bielak, Colten Brewer, Jay Bruce, Byron Buxton, Jeimer Candelario, Griffin Canning, Daniel Castano, Luis Castillo, Dylan Cease, Mike Clevinger, Zach Davies, Yandy Díaz, Hunter Dozier, Mauricio Dubon, Danny Duffy, Adam Eaton, Clint Frazier, Freddie Freeman, Kevin Gausman,  Zack Godley, Yan Gomes, Brian Goodwin, Alex Gordon, Yuli Gurriel, Ronald Guzmán, Adam Haseley, Ke’Bryan Hayes, Kyle Hendricks, Elieser Hernández, JaCoby Jones, Kwang-Hyun Kim,  Brady Lail, Francisco Lindor, Michael Lorenzen, Lance Lynn, Tyler Mahle,   Connor Menez, Whit Merrifield, Brad Miller, Dylan Moore, Yadier Molina, Ryan Mountcastle, Kevin Newman, Renato Núñez, Josh Osich, Nate Pearson, Luis Perdomo, Kevin Plawecki, J. T. Realmuto, Cody Reed, Anthony Rizzo, Eddie Rosario, Antonio Senzatela, Justus Sheffield, Justin Smoak, Blake Snell, Donovan Solano, Mike Soroka, Josh Springer, Raimel Tapia, Yoshi Tsutsugo, Justin Turner, Trea Turner, Phillips Valdez, Austin Voth, Joey Votto, Luke Weaver, Evan White Locked-On-MLB-Podcast-BG