Who Owned Baseball – Updated for May 11, 2022

DENIS POROY | Special to the Times

Who Owned Baseball for May 11, 2022

Full WOB

Sandy Alcantara pitched 7 strong innings, fanning 6 Diamondbacks, as the Marlins cruised to a 11-3 laugher.

Shane McClanahan struck out 11 Angels in 7 shutout innings to set up the 4-2 extra innings win for Tampa Bat

Whit Merrifield went 3 for 4 with a homer and scored 4 runs to power the Royals past the Rangers, 8-2.

Josh VanMeter tripled, homered and walked as the Pirates beat the Dodgers, 5-3.

1/2 WOB

Shohei Ohtani allowed 2 hits and 1 run in 6 innings, adding a single of his own. But the Angels fell, 4-2.

Caleb Smith struck out 6 in three scoreless innings of relief but the Marlins were clobbered by Arizona, 11-3.

Taylor Ward hit a game tying pinch hit homer but the Angels came up short, 4-2, to the Rays.

Christian Yelich hit for the cycle, driving in 3, but Milwaukee dropped the 14-11 slugfest to Cincinnati.

Who Owned Baseball Scores
National League Hitters
Mookie Betts – 2 1/2
Nolan Arenado – 2
C. J. Cron – 2
Ke’Bryan Hayes – 2
Francisco Lindor – 2
Manny Machado – 2
Jazz Chisholm Jr. – 1 1/2
David Peralta – 1 1/2
Tommy Pham – 1 1/2
Daulton Varsho – 1 1/2

American League Hitters
Ty France – 3 1/2
Yordan Alvarez – 3
Aaron Judge – 3
Anthony Rizzo – 2
Taylor Ward – 2
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. – 1 1/2
Brandon Lowe – 1 1/2
Ryan Mountcastle – 1 1/2
Salvador Perez – 1 1/2
Jose Ramirez – 1 1/2
George Springer – 1 1/2
Mike Trout – 1 1/2
Kyle Tucker – 1 1/2

National League Pitchers
Pablo Lopez – 3
Merrill Kelly – 2 1/2
Carlos Carrasco – 2
Tylor Megill – 2
Aaron Nola – 2
Freddy Peralta – 2
Carlos Rodon – 2
Adam Wainwright – 2

Sandy Alcantara – 1 1/2
Chris Bassitt – 1 1/2
Corbin Burnes – 1 1/2
Yu Darvish – 1 1/2
Zac Gallen – 1 1/2
Sean Manaea – 1 1/2
Marcus Stroman – 1 1/2
Julio Urias – 1 1/2


American League Pitchers
Frankie Montas – 3

Shohei Ohtani – 3
Gerrit Cole – 2 1/2
Nestor Cortes – 2 1/2
Brad Keller – 2 1/2
Alek Manoah – 2 1/2
Robbie Ray – 2
Joe Ryan – 2
Framber Valdez – 2
Dane Dunning – 1 1/2
Chris Flexen – 1 1/2
Kevin Gausman – 1 1/2
Daulton Jefferies – 1 1/2

Shane McClanahan – 1 1/2
Martin Perez – 1 1/2
Jared Walsh – 1 1/2

Combined Pitcher and Hitter WOB
Shohei Ohtani – 4

1 WOB
Willy Adames, Pete Alonso, Elvis Andrus, Randy Arozarena, Javier Baez, Seth Beer, Josh Bell, Shane Bieber, Alex Bregman, Walker Buehler,Byron Buxton, Johan Camargo, Dylan Cease, Michael Chavis, Zack Collins, Willson Contreras, Patrick Corbin, Reid Detmers, Aledmys Diaz, Maurcio Dubon, Thairo Estrada, Maikel Franco, Adam Frazier, Max Fried, Luis Garcia, Kyle Gibson, Marco Gonzales, Luis Gonzalez, MacKenzie Gore, Hunter Greene, Andrew Heaney, Kyle Hendricks, Jonah Heim, Yusei Kikuchi, Michael Kopech, Corey Kluber, Chad Kuhl, Steven Kwan, Eric Lauer, Michael Lorenzen, Starling Marte, Nick Martinez, Yadiel Martinez, Steven Matz, Andrew McCutchen, Jeff McNeil, Whit Merrifield, Sean Murphy, Joe Musgrove, Josh Naylor, Shohei Ohtani (AS HITTER), Edward Olivares, Marcell Ozuna, Joc Pederson, Hunter Renfroe, Austin Riley, Victor Robles, Eduardo Rodriguez, Josh Rogers, Patrick Sandoval, Kyle Schwarber, Luis Severino, Juan Soto, Rowdy Tellez, Gleyber Torres, Justin Turner, Josh VanMeter, Justin Verlander, Michael Wacha, Josh Winder, Kyle Wright, Brandon Woodruff,

½ WOB
Jesus Aguilar, Andrew Benintendi, Jon Berti, Bo Bichette, Kyle Bradish, Michael Brantley, Matt Brash, Miguel Cabrera, Mark Canha, Yonathan Daza, Rafael Devers, Brandon Drury, Nathan Eovaldi, Kyle Farmer, Wander Franco, Mitch Garver, Lucas Giolito, Tyler Gilbert, Randal Grichuk, Zack Greinke, Mitch Haniger, Bryce Harper, Austin Hays, Carlos Hernandez, Rich Hill, Daniel Hudson, Jose Iglesias, Chad Kuhl, Zach Logue, Jesus Luzardo, Trey Mancini, J. D. Martinez, Ryan McMahon, Miles Mikolas, Jordan Montgomery, Tyler Naquin, Sheldon Neuse, Matt Olson, David Peterson, Zach Plesac, A. J. Pollock, Jose Quintana, J. T. Realmuto, Jesus Sanchez, Reiver Sanmartin, Caleb Smith, Pavin Smith, Myles Straw, Ross Stripling, Trevor Story, Eugenio Suarez, Jose Suarez, Dansby Swanson, Jameson Taillon, Ramiel Tapia, Zach Thompson, Spencer Torkelson, Taylor Ward, Christian Vazquez, Alex Verdugo, Austin Voth, Juan Yepez, Zack Wheeler, Mike Yastrzemski, Christian Yelich





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Earning Full WOB

Kyle Freeland threw 7 innings, allowing 2 runs while striking out 10 Diamondbacks to earn the 5-2 decision for the Rockies.

Taylor Jones was a single shy of the cycle, driving in 4, as the Astros stomped Seattle, 15-1.

Triston McKenzie fanned 8 Angels in 7 innings, allowing 1 run to earn the 5-1 victory for Cleveland.

Christian Yelich homered twice, added another hit, stole a base and drove in 6 to power the Brewers past Washington 9-6.

Earning 1/2 WOB

Brandon Nimmo homered, doubled and singled, and added a stolen base but the falling Mets lost again, 4-3 to the Dodgers.

Aaron Nola was perfect through 6 innings finishing with 11 strikeouts and 2 hits over 8 2/3 innings. But the Padres came back in the 9th and beat the Phillies in the 10th, 4-3.

Wily Peralta threw 6 strong innings, allowing 2 runs and walking only 1. But the Tigers were blanked by Toronto, 3-0.

Anthony Santander hit a pair of home runs in the Orioles 5-4 loss to Atlanta.

National League HitterFernando Tatís Jr. – 6 ½ Manny Machado – 5 ½ Tyler Naquin – 4 ½ Adam Duvall- 4 Buster Posey – 4 Joey Votto – 4 Jesse Winker – 4 Nick Castellanos – 3 ½ Eduardo Escobar – 3 ½ Tyler O’Neill – 3 ½ Austin Riley – 3 ½ Dansby Swanson – 3 ½ Pete Alonso – 3 Charlie Blackmon – 3 Freddie Freeman – 3 Jonathan India – 3 J. T. Realmuto – 3 Kyle Schwarber – 3 Trevor Story – 3 Nolan Arenado – 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 Willy Adames – 2 Jesus Aguilar – 2 Javier Baez – 2 Lewis Brinson – 2 Kris Bryant –2 Paul Goldschmidt – 2 Eric Hosmer – 2 Ketel Marte – 2 Wil Myers – 2 Omar Narvaez – 2 David Peralta – 2 Tommy Pham – 2 Jean Segura – 2 Juan Soto – 2 Chris Taylor – 2 Brandon Belt – 1 ½ Dylan Carlson – 1 ½ Jazz Chisholm Jr. – 1½ Jake Cronenworth – 1 ½ Paul Dejong – 1 ½ Wilmer Flores – 1 ½ Ben Gamel – 1 ½ Avisail Garcia – 1 ½ Bryce Harper – 1 ½ Starling Marte – 1 ½ (NL ONLY) Ryan McMahon – 1 ½  Omar Navarez – 1 ½ Gregory Polanco – 1 ½ AJ Pollack – 1 ½ Josh Reddick – 1 ½ Bryan Reynolds – 1 ½ Josh Rojas – 1 ½ Miguel Rojas – 1 ½, Tyrone Taylor – 1 ½ ,

American League Hitters  Vladimir Guerrero Jr. –  6 ½ Cedric Mullins – 5 Shohei Ohtani – 5 Jared Walsh – 5 Bo Bichette – 4 ½ Jose Abreu – 4 Mitch Haniger – 4 Franmil Reyes – 4 Giancarlo Stanton – 4 Jose Altuve – 3 ½ David Fletcher – 3 ½ Ty France – 3½ Teoscar Hernandez – 3 ½ Ramon Laureano – 3 ½ Austin Meadows – 3 ½ Salvador Perez –  3 ½ Marcus Semien – 3 ½ Nelson Cruz – 3 Joey Gallo – 3 Trey Mancini – 3 Matt Olson – 3 Joey Wendle – 3 Rafael Devers – 2 ½ Adolis García – 2 ½ Nate Lowe – 2 ½ Jose Ramirez – 2 ½ Jorge Soler – 2 ½ Yordan Alvarez – 2 Randy Arozarena – 2 Michael Brantley – 2 Bobby Dalbec – 2 Josh Donaldson – 2 Yuli Gurriel – 2 Eloy Jimenez – 2 Aaron Judge – 2 Eric Haase – 2 Max Kepler – 2 DJ LeMahieu – 2 Brandon Lowe – 2 J. D. Martinez – 2 Miguel Sano – 2 Anthony Santander – 2 Mike Trout – 2 Tim Anderson – 1 ½ Akil Baddoo – 1 ½ Alex Bregman – 1 ½ Byron Buxton– 1 ½ Matt Chapman – 1 ½ Corey Dickerson – 1 ½ Hunter Dozier – 1 ½ Jarred Kelenic – 1 ½ Oscar Mercado – 1 ½ Yermin Mercedes – 1 ½ Brad Miller – 1 ½ Sean Murphy – 1 ½ Rob Refsnyder – 1 ½ Jonathan Schoop – 1 ½ Dominic Smith – 1 ½ Nick Solak – 1 ½



National League Pitchers  Zack Wheeler – 8 ½ Corbin Burnes – 7 Jacob deGrom – 7 Brandon Woodruff – 7 German Marquez – 6 Aaron Nola – 6 Charlie Morton – 5 ½ Joe Musgrove – 5 ½ Freddy Peralta  – 5 ½ Max Scherzer – 5 ½ Yu Darvish – 5 Adam Wainwright – 5 Sandy Alcantara – 4 ½ Walker Buehler – 4 ½ Trevor Bauer–  4 Madison Bumgarner – 4 Julio Urias – 4 Max Fried – 3 ½ Pablo Lopez – 3 ½ Adbert Alzolay – 3 Luis Castillo – 3 Kevin Gausman – 3 Jon Gray – 3 Clayton Kershaw – 3 Wade Miley – 3 Marcus Stroman – 3 Anthony DeSclafani – 2 ½ Kyle Freeland – 2 ½ Austin Gomber – 2 ½ Tyler Mahle – 2 ½ Trevor Rogers  –  2 ½ Taijuan Walker – 2 ½ Erick Fedde – 2 Braxton Garrett – 2 Sonny Gray – 2 Kwang Hyun Kim – 2 Joe Ross – 2 Ryan Weathers – 2 Brett Anderson – 1 ½ Ian Anderson – 1 ½ Johnny Cueto – 1 ½ Chi Chi Gonzalez – 1 ½ Kyle Hendricks – 1 ½ Merrill Kelly – 1 ½ Eric Lauer – 1 ½ Caleb Smith – 1 ½ Antonio Senzatela – 1 ½ Touki Toussaint – 1 1/2 Logan Webb – 1 ½ Trevor Williams – 1 ½ Huascar Ynoa – 1 ½

American League Pitchers  Shohei Ohtani – 7 Gerrit Cole – 7 Sean Manaea – 6 ½ Tyler Glasnow – 6 Aaron Civale – 5 ½ Lance McCullers Jr. – 5 ½ Nathan Eovaldi – 5 Lucas Giolito – 5 Yusei Kikuchi – 5 Chris Bassitt – 4 ½ Cole Irvin – 4 ½ Carlos Rodon – 4 ½ Zack Greinke – 4 Mike Foltynewicz – 4 Triston McKenzie – 4 John Means – 4 Nick Pivetta – 4 Zach Plesac – 4 Robbie Ray – 4 Kyle Gibson – 3 ½ Jose Berrios – 3 James Kaprielian – 3 Lance Lynn –3 Patrick Sandoval – 3 Dylan Cease – 2 ½ Mike Minor – 2 ½ Frankie Montas – 2 1/2 Framber Valdez – 2 ½ Tyler Anderson – 2 Dylan Bundy – 2 Alex Cobb – 2 Zach Eflin – 2 Chris Flexen – 2 Luis Garcia – 2 Marco Gonzales – 2 Corey Kluber – 2 Casey Mize –  2 Jordan Montgomery – 2 Jake Odorizzi – 2 Cal Quantrill – 2 Jose Suarez – 2 Jose Urquidy – 2 Michael Wacha – 2 Ryan Yarbrough – 2 Danny Duffy – 1 ½ Luis Garcia – 1 ½ Domingo German – 1 ½ J. A. Happ – 1 ½ (AL ONLY) Brad Keller – 1 ½ Michael King – 1 1/2 Dean Kremer – 1 1/2 Jorge Lopez – 1 ½ Matt Manning – 1 ½ Alek Manoah – 1 1/2 Michael Pineda – 1 ½ Bruce Zimmerman – 1 ½

American League Combined WOB (Hitter and Pitcher) Shohei Ohtani – 12  (5 Hitter, 7 Pitcher)

American League and National League Combined WOB (Hitter) Yan Gomes – 2 (1 AL 1 NL) Starling Marte – 2 (1 ½ NL ½ AL)

American League and National League Combined WOB (Pitcher) J. A. Happ 2 1/2 (1 1/2 AL 1 NL)

1 WOB Riley Adams, Ozzie Albies, Kohei Arihara, Luis Arraez, Shane Beiber, Josh Bell, Cody Bellinger, Mookie Betts, Xander Bogaerts, Alec Bohm, JT Brubaker, Lorenzo Cain, Curt Casali, Starlin Castro, Ji-Man Choi, Michael Conforto, Garrett Cooper, Patrick Corbin, Brandon Crawford, C. J. Cron, Will Crowe, Charlie Culberson, Zach Davies, Bryan De La Cruz, Elias Diaz, Yandy Diaz, Alex Dickerson, Dane Dunning, Tommy Edman, Kent Emanuel, Thairo Estrada, Kyle Farmer, Jack Flaherty,, Josh Fleming, Josh Fuentes, Freddy Galvis, Ben Gamel, John Gant, Logan Gilbert, Tyler Gilbert, Yan Gomes (AL Only), Yan Gomes (NL Only), Yasmani Grandal, Josiah Gray, Randal Grichuk, Billy Hamilton, Ian Happ, J. A. Happ (NL Only), Andrew Heaney, Jonah Heim, Guillermo Heredia, Carlos Hernandez, Cesar Hernandez, Enrique Hernandez, Odubel Herrera, Kyle Higashioka, Rich Hill, Jordan Holloway, Jose Iglesias, Cristian Javier, Ryan Jeffers, Taylor Jones, Jakob Junis, Dallas Keuchel, Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Chad Kuhl, Jon Lester, Jordan Lyles, Daniel Lynch, Nick Madrigal, Kenta Maeda, Alek Manoah, Brandon Marsh, Carlos Martinez, J. D. Martinez, Steven Matz, Dustin May, James McCann, Chas McCormick, Andrew McCutchen, Reese McGuire, Jake Meyers, Colin Moran, Eli Morgan, Ryan Mountcastle, Mike Moustakas, Kyle Muller, Josh Naylor, Rougned Odor, Marcel Ozuna, Chris Paddack, Joe Panik, Wily Peralta, Manny Pina, Jorge Polanco, Hunter Renfroe, Garrett Richards, Darrin Ruf, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Corey Seager, Brady Singer, Tarek Skubal, Pavin Smith, Drew Smyly, George Springer, Max Stassi, Eugenio Suarez, Chris Taylor, Kyle Tucker, Spencer Turnbull, Jose Urena, Luis Urias, Gio Urshela, Vince Velasquez, Jonathan Villar, Luke Voit, LaMonte Wade Jr., Taylor Ward, Alex Wood, Christian Yelich, Mike Zunino

½ WOB Nick Ahmed, Kolby Allard, Logan Allen, Jake Arrieta, Harrison Bader, Jaime Barria, Andrew Benintendi, Matthew Boyd, Bobby Bradley, Steven Brault, Kris Bubic, Asdrubal Cabrera, Mark Cahna, Willie Calhoun, Harold Castro, Kole Calhoun, Willie Calhoun, Jeimer Candelario, Griffin Canning, Rodolfo Castro, Steve Cishek, Adam Climber, William Contreras, Willson 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, Wander Franco, Freddie Freeman, Michael Fulmer, Zac Gallen, Mitch Garver, Kyle Gibson, Luis Gil. Andres Gimenez, Ashton Goudeau , Didi Gregorius, Trent Grisham, Robbie Grossman, Deolis Guerra, Lourdes Gurriel Jr., Ryne Harper, Josh Harrison, Kike Hernandez, Jeff Hoffman, Adrian Houser, Andy Ibanez, Luke Jackson, Travis Jankowski, Carson Kelly, Tony Kemp, Reiss Knehr, Justin Lawrence, Francisco Lindor, Nicky Lopez, Reynaldo Lopez, Luis Madero, Martin Maldonado, Jose Marmolejos, Starling Marte (AL ONLY) Nick Maton, Phil Maton, Shane McClanahan, Whit Merrifield, Miles Mikolas, Alec Mills, Sean Murphy, John Nogowski, Bailey Ober, Rafael Ortega, Josh Osich, Johan Oviedo, David Peterson, David Price, Wilson Ramos, Webster Rivas, Jake Rogers, Andrew Romine, Brent Rooker, Amed Rosario, Gary Sanchez, Carlos Santana, Pedro Severino, Burch Smith, Will Smith, Stephen Strasburg, Drew Steckenrider, Myles Straw, Ross Stripling, Cole Sulser, Jameson Taillon, Raimel Tapia, Rowdy Tellez, Zach Thompson, Trent Thornton, Luis Torrens,  Ronald Torreyes, Cesar Valdez, Alex Vesia, Taylor Widener, Justin Williams, Patrick Wisdom, Kolten Wong, Seby Zavala, Bradley Zimmer

Who Owned Baseball 2019 – THE FINAL TALLY

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Dale Zanine – USA Today, Kelvin Kuo – AP, Fred Thornhill – Canadian Press AP, Tony Dejak – AP, Dylan Buell – Getty Images

The Regular Season is now over, and with it is the end of Who Owned Baseball. Before the post season begins and we keep track of who owned October, let’s see who had the highest WOB total.

American League Batter Who Owned Baseball:

Mike Trout led the league with 7 1/2
Nelson Cruz finished second with 7
Rafael Devers and Gleyber Torres tied for third with 5 1/2

National League Batter Who Owned Baseball:

Christian Yelich led the league with 8 1/2
Pete Alonso finished second with 7 1/2
Josh Bell finished third with 7

American League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball:

Shane Beiber and Justin Verlander tied for first with 12 1/2
Gerrit Cole finished third with 11 1/2

National League Pitcher Who Owned Baseball:

Jacob deGrom led the league with 14 1/2
Patrick Corbin and Hyun-Jin Ryu tied for first with 9 1/2

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

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