Who Owned Baseball – August 5, 2020

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

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Earning Full WOBs:

Randy Dobnak held the Pirates scoreless in his 6 innings as the red hot Twins won 5-2.

Adrian Houser blanked the White Sox over 7 innings, striking out 5 to earn the 1-0 victory for Milwaukee.

Matt Olson launched a pair of homers to help the A’s top the Rangers, 6-4.

Joc Pederson homered twice and walked to help the Dodgers edge the Padres, 7-6.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Josh Bell went 3 for 4 with a homer in the Pirates 5-2 defeat by Minnesota.

Dallas Keuchel threw 7 strong innings, allowing 1 run and struck out 8 Brewers but the White Sox were blanked, 1-0.

Aaron Nola struck out 12 Yankees in 6 innings, walking none, but did not fare in the decision as the Phillies lost, 3-1.

Mike Trout homered twice in the Angels 7-6 loss in Seattle.

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Who Owned Baseball March 28, 2019

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Let’s see owned baseball on March 28, 2019

Earning Full WOBs:

Tim Beckham continued his torrid start, homering twice off of Sale, driving in 3, and making a sparkling defensive play as the Mariners pounded the defending champion Red Sox, 12-4.

José Berríos out dueled Kluber, taking a shutout into the 8th and finishing with 7 2/3 scoreless frames, striking out 10 Indians, giving the Twins a 2-0 opening day victory.

Jacob deGrom struck out 10 Nationals over 6 shutout innings, walking 1 while earning the 2-0 decision for the Mets.

Joc Pederson homered twice and doubled, driving in 4 to help the Dodgers bomb the Diamondbacks, 12-5.

 

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Elvis Andrus went 3 for 4 with a homer and 2 RBI but the Rangers were clobbered by the Cubs, 12-4.

Max Scherzer pitched brilliantly into the 8th, striking out 12 Mets in 7 2/3 innings. But he took the hard luck 2-0 loss for the Nationals.

Marcus Stroman shutout the Tigers over 7 strong innings, allowing 2 hits and striking out 7. He would not factor in the decision as the Blue Jays dropped the 2-0 final in 10 innings.

Kolten Wong homered twice in the Cardinals 5-4 defeat by the Brewers.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – August 9, 2015

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It is time for the Sunday Request!

You bet. The numbers are on his side. As are many other arguments.

Plus I praise Jeff Banister for managing for the situation rather than the book.

Not all is what it seems on this episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Stephen Strasburg, Andrew McCutchen, Ubaldo Jimenez, Abraham Almonte, Tyson Ross, Curtis Granderson and David Ortiz  all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball



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