Who Owned Baseball – Updated for July 20, 2021

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EARNING FULL WOB’s

Jose Abreu was a single shy of the cycle, driving in 4 runs and sparking the White Sox to a come from behind 9-5 victory over Minnesota.

Luis Garcia threw 6 shutout innings, striking out 8 Cleveland batters, as the Astros rolled to a 9-3 final.

Chris Taylor reached base 4 times, including 2 home runs, to spark the Dodgers wild comeback in their 8-6 walk off win against San Francisco.

Touki Toussaint pitched into the 7th, allowing 3 hits and 1 run over 6 2/3 innings, striking out 5 Padres earning the 2-1 decision for Atlanta.

EARNING 1/2 WOB’s

Max Kepler singled, homered and stole a base but the Twins fell short against the White Sox, 9-5.

John Nogowski got on base 3 times, with a home run, but the Pirates collapsed to Arizona in an 11-6 final.

Johan Oviedo threw 5 strong iinings, striking out 5 Cubs, but the Cardinals bullpen had a meltdown, dropping the 7-6 game.

Cesar Valdez threw 2 strong shutout innings out of the bullpen but the Orioles could not rally in the 9-3 loss.

National League Hitter Fernando Tatís Jr. – 5 ½ Manny Machado – 4 ½ Adam Duvall- 4 Nick Castellanos – 3 ½ Tyler Naquin – 3 ½ Pete Alonso – 3 Buster Posey – 3 Kyle Schwarber – 3 Jesse Winker – 3 Nolan Arenado – 2 ½ Eduardo Escobar – 2 ½ Rhys Hoskins – 2 ½ Max Muncy – 2 ½   Joc Pederson – 2 ½ Justin Turner – 2 ½ Trea Turner – 2 ½ Ronald Acuña Jr.– 2 Javier Baez – 2 Charlie Blackmon – 2 Kris Bryant –2 Freddie Freeman – 2 Paul Goldschmidt – 2 Ketel Marte – 2 Omar Narvaez – 2 David Peralta – 2 Tommy Pham – 2 J. T. Realmuto – 2 Austin Riley – 2 Jean Segura – 2 Juan Soto – 2 Trevor Story – 2 Joey Votto – 2 Willy Adames – 1 ½ – Brandon Belt – 1 ½ Paul Dejong – 1 ½ Wilmer Flores – 1 ½ Ben Gamel – 1 ½ Avisail Garcia – 1 ½ Starling Marte – 1 ½ Ryan McMahon – 1 ½  Omar Navarez – 1 ½ Tyler O’Neill – 1 ½ Gregory Polanco – 1 ½ AJ Pollack – 1 ½ Josh Reddick – 1 ½ Miguel Rojas – 1 ½ Dansby Swanson – 1 ½ Chris Taylor – 1 ½



American League Hitters  Vladimir Guerrero Jr. –  6 Shohei Ohtani – 5 Jared Walsh – 5 Bo Bichette – 4 ½ Cedric Mullins – 4 ½ Mitch Haniger – 4 Giancarlo Stanton – 4 Jose Abreu – 3 ½ David Fletcher – 3 ½ Ramon Laureano – 3 ½ Trey Mancini – 3 Marcus Semien – 3 Joey Wendle – 3 Adolis García – 2 ½ Nate Lowe – 2 ½ Austin Meadows – 2 ½ Salvador Perez –  2 ½ Franmil Reyes – 2 ½ Jose Altuve – 2 Randy Arozarena – 2 Michael Brantley – 2 Nelson Cruz – 2 Josh Donaldson – 2 Ty France – 2 Joey Gallo – 2 Eric Haase – 2 Max Kepler – 2 DJ LeMahieu – 2 J. D. Martinez – 2 Matt Olson – 2 Jose Ramirez – 2 Mike Trout – 2 Alex Bregman – 1 ½ Byron Buxton– 1 ½ Rafael Devers – 1 ½ Corey Dickerson – 1 ½ Hunter Dozier – 1 ½ Aaron Judge – 1 ½ Yermin Mercedes – 1 ½ Brad Miller – 1 ½ Sean Murphy – 1 ½ Rob Refsnyder – 1 ½ Jonathan Schoop – 1 ½ Nick Solak – 1 ½

National League Pitchers  Jacob deGrom – 7 Brandon Woodruff – 7 Zack Wheeler – 6 ½ Corbin Burnes – 6 Freddy Peralta  – 5 ½ German Marquez – 5 Trevor Bauer–  4 Yu Darvish – 4 Charlie Morton – 4 Adam Wainwright – 4 Sandy Alcantara – 3 ½ Pablo Lopez – 3 ½ Max Scherzer – 3 ½ Aaron Nola – 3 ½ Adbert Alzolay – 3 Walker Buehler – 3 Luis Castillo – 3 Kevin Gausman – 3 Jon Gray – 3 Clayton Kershaw – 3 Joe Musgrove – 3 Julio Urias – 3 Madison Bumgarner – 2 1/2 Anthony DeSclafani – 2 ½ Austin Gomber – 2 ½ Tyler Mahle – 2 ½ Trevor Rogers  –  2 ½ Erick Fedde – 2 Max Fried – 2 Sonny Gray – 2 Wade Miley – 2 Marcus Stroman – 2 Taijuan Walker – 2 Ryan Weathers – 2 Ian Anderson – 1 ½ Johnny Cueto – 1 ½ Chi Chi Gonzalez – 1 ½ Caleb Smith – 1 ½ Joe Ross – 1 ½ Antonio Senzatela – 1 ½ Huascar Ynoa – 1 ½

American League Pitchers  Gerrit Cole – 6 Tyler Glasnow – 6 Aaron Civale – 5 ½ Sean Manaea – 4 ½ Shohei Ohtani – 4, Carlos Rodon – 4 ½ Cole Irvin – 4 Yusei Kikuchi – 4 Lance McCullers Jr. – 4 John Means – 4 Zach Plesac – 4 Chris Bassitt – 3 ½ Nathan Eovaldi – 3 ½ Mike Foltynewicz – 3 ½ Kyle Gibson – 3 ½ Lucas Giolito – 3 ½ Nick Pivetta – 3 ½ Zack Greinke – 3 Lance Lynn –3 Mike Minor – 2 ½ Robbie Ray – 2 ½ Framber Valdez – 2 ½ Tyler Anderson – 2 Jose Berrios – 2 Alex Cobb – 2 Zach Eflin – 2 Luis Garcia – 2 James Kaprielian – 2 Corey Kluber – 2 Triston McKenzie – 2 Casey Mize –  2 Jose Suarez – 2 Jose Urquidy – 2 Michael Wacha – 2 Ryan Yarbrough – 2 Danny Duffy – 1 ½ J. A. Happ – 1 ½ Michael King – 1 1/2 Dean Kremer – 1 1/2 Alek Manoah – 1 1/2 Jordan Montgomery – 1 ½ Michael Pineda – 1 ½ Patrick Sandoval – 1 ½ Bruce Zimmerman – 1 ½

American League Combined WOB (Hitter and Pitcher) Shohei Ohtani – 9  (5 Hitter, 4 Pitcher)

1 WOB Ozzie Albies, Willy Adames, Jesus Aguilar, Yordan Alvarez, Kohei Arihara, Luis Arraez, Akil Baddoo, Shane Beiber, Cody Bellinger, Xander Bogaerts, Alec Bohm, JT Brubaker, Dylan Bundy, Lorenzo Cain, Curt Casali, Starlin Castro, Dylan Cease, Matt Chapman, Jazz Chisholm Jr., Michael Conforto, Garrett Cooper, Patrick Corbin, Brandon Crawford, Jake Cronenworth, Charlie Culberson, Bobby Dalbec, Zach Davies, Alex Dickerson, Dane Dunning, Tommy Edman, Kent Emanuel, Thairo Estrada, Josh Fleming, Chris Flexen, Josh Fuentes, Freddy Galvis, Ben Gamel, John Gant, Domingo German, Logan Gilbert, Yan Gomes, Yasmani Grandal, Randal Grichuk, Yuli Gurriel, Billy Hamilton, Ian Happ, Bryce Harper, Andrew Heaney, Guillermo Heredia, Cesar Hernandez, Enrique Hernandez, Teoscar Hernandez, Odubel Herrera, Kyle Higashioka, Rich Hill, Jordan Holloway, Eric Hosmer, Jonathan India, Cristian Javier, Jakob Junis, Jarred Kelenic, Merrill Kelly, Kwang Hyun Kim, Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Chad Kuhl, Jon Lester, Nick Madrigal, Sean Manaea, Carlos Martinez, Steven Matz, Dustin May, James McCann, Chas McCormick, Reese McGuire, Oscar Mercado, Frankie Montas, Ryan Mountcastle, Mike Moustakas, Wil Myers, Josh Naylor, Jake Odorizzi, Marcel Ozuna, Chris Paddack, Joe Panik, Wily Peralta, Bryan Reynolds, Garrett Richards, Josh Rojas, Darrin Ruf, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Miguel Sano, Corey Seager, Brady Singer, Pavin Smith, Drew Smyly, Max Stassi, Eugenio Suarez, Chris Taylor, Tyrone Taylor, Touki Toussaint, Kyle Tucker, Spencer Turnbull, Jose Urena, Gio Urshela, Vince Velasquez, Jonathan Villar, Taylor Ward, Trevor Williams, Alex Wood, Mike Zunino

½ WOB Nick Ahmed, Logan Allen, Brett Anderson, Tim Anderson, Jake Arrieta, Jaime Barria, Josh Bell, Andrew Benintendi, Matthew Boyd, Bobby Bradley, Lewis Brinson, Mark Cahna, Willie Calhoun, Dylan Carlson, Harold Castro, Kole Calhoun, Willie Calhoun, Griffin Canning, William Contreras, Carlos Correa, J. D. Davis, Wade Davis, Enyel de los Santos, Ross Detwiler, Matt Duffy, Alcides Escobar, Paolo Espino, Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Bailey Falter, Mike Fiers, Jack Flaherty, Wander Franco, Freddie Freeman, Michael Fulmer, Zac Gallen, Mitch Garver, Kyle Gibson, Andres Gimenez, Marco Gonzales, Robbie Grossman, Deolis Guerra, Lourdes Gurriel Jr., Ryne Harper, Josh Harrison, Carlos Hernandez, Kike Hernandez, Kyle Hendricks, Luke Jackson, Travis Jankowski, Ryan Jeffers, Brad Keller, Carson Kelly, Tony Kemp, Dallas Keuchel, Eric Lauer, Justin Lawrence, Francisco Lindor, Jorge Lopez, Brandon Lowe, Luis Madero, Matt Manning, Jose Marmolejos, J. D. Martinez, Nick Maton, Phil Maton, Shane McClanahan, Whit Merrifield, Colin Moran, Sean Murphy, John Nogowski, Rougned Odor, Josh Osich, Johan Oviedo, David Peterson, Webster Rivas, Jake Rogers, Amed Rosario, Gary Sanchez, Carlos Santana, Anthony Santander, Tarek Skubal, Burch Smith, Dominic Smith, Will Smith, Jorge Soler, Stephen Strasburg, Drew Steckenrider, Myles Straw, Ross Stripling, Cole Sulser, Jameson Taillon, Raimel Tapia, Rowdy Tellez, Trent Thornton, Luis Torrens,  Cesar Valdez, Alex Vesia, Taylor Widener, Justin Williams, Kolten Wong

Who Owned Baseball – September 19, 2020

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Let’s see who owned baseball on September 18, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Tim Anderson homered twice as the White Sox blanked the Reds, 5-0.

J. A. Happ threw 8 shutout innings, striking out 9 Red Sox, to earn the 8-0 decision for the Yankees.

Clayton Kershaw allowed 1 run in 7 Coors Field innings to win the 6-1 game for L.A. over Colorado.

Chris Taylor reached base 3 times, including a home run, as the Dodgers topped the Rockies, 6-1.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Ke’Bryan Hayes homered and doubled in the Pirates 5-4 loss to the Cardinals.

Mitch Keller threw 6 no hit innings, striking out 6 Cardinals. St. Louis unloaded on the Pirates relievers in their 5-4 win.

Hyun-Jin Ryu struck out 8 Phillies in 6 innings but took the hard luck 3-1 Toronto defeat.

Leody Taveras went 2 for 4 with a home run and a stolen base but the Rangers were edged by the Angels, 5-4.

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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

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
Freddie Freeman – 2 1/2
Pete Alonso – 2
Javier Báez – 2
Mookie Betts – 2
Michael Conforto – 2
Adam Duvall – 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
Bryce Harper – 1 1/2
Brandon Nimmo – 1 1/2
Marcell Ozuna – 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
Dylan Bundy – 3
Kenta Maeda – 3
Gerrit Cole – 2 1/2
J. A. Happ – 2 1/2
Yusei Kikuchi – 2 1/2
Chris Bassitt – 2
Carlos Carrasco – 2
Justin Dunn – 2
Mike Fiers – 2
Lucas Giolito – 2
Andrew Heaney – 2
Brad Keller – 2
Dallas Keuchel – 2
Triston McKenzie – 2
Frankie Montas – 2
Marco Gonzales – 1 1/2
Martín Pérez – 1 1/2
Justus Sheffield – 1 1/2
José Urquidy – 1 1/2
Taijuan Walker – 1 1/2

Leaders for National League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Trevor Bauer – 5
Clayton Kershaw – 5

Yu Darvish – 4 1/2<
Aaron Nola – 3 1/2
Kyle Hendricks – 3
Dinelson Lamet – 3
Jacob deGrom – 2 1/2
Jon Lester – 2 1/2
Zack Wheeler – 2 1/2
Tyler Chatwood – 2
Zac Gallen – 2
Alec Mills – 2
Brandon Woodruff – 2
Sandy Alcantara – 1 1/2
Tyler Anderson – 1 1/2
Luis Castillo – 1 1/2
Taylor Clarke – 1 1/2
Tony Gonsolin – 1 1/2
Jon 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 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

Nick Ahmed, Jorge Alfaro, Kolby Allard, Brian Anderson, Ian Anderson, Orlando Arcia, Randy Arozarena, Cody Bellinger, Brandon Belt, Brandon Bielak, Steven Brault, Walker Buehler, Corbin Burnes, Asdrúbal Cabrera, Mark Cahna, Kole Calhoun, Jason Castro, Ji-Man Choi, Aaron Civale,  Patrick Corbin, Brandon Crawford, Nelson Cruz, Johnny Cueto, Travis d’Arnaud, Anthony DeSclafani, Randy Dobnak, Josh Donaldson, Dane Dunning, Zach Eflin, Thomas Eshelman, Jack Flaherty, Todd Frazier, Max Fried, Leury García, Kyle Gibson, Erik González, Brian Goodwin, Phil Gosselin, Sonny Gray, Didi Gregorius,  Ke’Bryan Hayes, Kiké Hernández, Kyle Higashioka, Rich Hill, Rhys Hoskins, Eric Hosmer, Adrian Houser, Dakota Hudson, José Iglesias, Aaron Judge, Howie Kendrick, Max Kepler, Kwang-Hyun Kim, Adam Kolarek, Dean Kremer, Francisco Lindor, Pablo López, Gavin Lux, Tyler Mahle,   Nick Margevicius, José Marmolejos, German Márquez, Steven Matz, Dusitn May, James McCann, Lance McCullers Jr., Mike Minor, Anthony Misiewicz, Colin Moran, Mitch Moreland, 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, Jurickson Profar, Albert Pujols, Wilson Ramos, J. T. Realmuto, Victor Reyes, Tanner Roark, Luis Robert, Miguel Rojas, Sixto Sánchez, 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, Framber Valdéz, Christian Vázquez, Alex Verdugo, Jonathan Villar, Adam Wainwright, Christian Walker, Ryan Yarbrough,

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, Colten Brewer, Jay Bruce, Byron Buxton, Griffin Canning, Matt Carpenter, Daniel Castano, Ryan Castellani, 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, Lourdes Gurriel Jr., Yuli Gurriel, Ronald Guzmán, Adam Haseley, Kyle Hendricks, Elieser Hernández, Christian Javier, JaCoby Jones, Mitch Keller, Brady Lail, Michael Lorenzen, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Sean Manaea, John Means, Connor Menez, Whit Merrifield, Brad Miller, Casey Mize, Dylan Moore, Yadier Molina, Ryan Mountcastle, Yairo Muñoz, Kevin Newman, Josh Osich, Nate Pearson, Luis Perdomo, Salvador Perez, Kevin Plawecki, Rick Porcello, Cody Reed, Anthony Rizzo, Trevor Rogers, Eddie Rosario, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Corey Seager, Justin Smoak, Drew Smyly, Blake Snell, Nick Solak, Donovan Solano, Mike Soroka, Max Stassi, 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

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