Who Owned Baseball – August 18, 2020

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

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Earning Full WOBs:

Nick Ahmed got 3 hits, including a homer, driving in 5, to power Arizona to a 10-1 final over Oakland.

Tim Anderson went 4 for 5 with a homer, 3 runs scored and 3 RBI in the White Sox 10-4 beating of Detroit.

Tony Gonsolin held the Mariners scoreless in 6 strong innings, setting up the Dodgers 2-1 victory.

Kenta Maeda took a no hitter into the 9th, finishing with 8 plus innings, 1 hit and 12 strikeouts. Amazingly, the Brewers tied the game in the 9th but the Twins walked it off, 4-3, in extra innings.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Freddie Freeman reached base 3 times, including a home run, but the Braves lost to Washington, 8-5.

Marco Gonzales struck out 9 Dodgers in 7 innings, allowing 1 run and no walks. He would not fare in the decision as the Mariners were doubled up, 2-1.

Anthony Santander homered twice and added another hit but the Orioles were edged out by Toronto, 8-7.

Antonio Senzatela threw 8 innings of 3 hit shutout ball, striking out 6 Astros. The Rockies would drop the 2-1 final in extra innings.

 

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Who Owned Baseball – August 1, 2020

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Let’s see who owned baseball on August 1, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Ronald Acuña Jr. doubled and homered as the Braves pounded the Mets, 7-1.

Tyler Chatwood struck out 11 Pirates over 6 2/3 innings to earn the 4-3 decison for the Cubs.

Kenta Maeda gave up only 1 hit and 1 walk over 6 innings as the Twins blanked the Indians, 3-0.

Luis Robert collected 4 hits, including a homer, to slug the White Sox past the Royals, 11-5.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Yusei Kikuchi allowed one base runner through 5 and finished with 6 shutout innings, striking out 9 Oakland batters. The Mariners would drop the battle of the bullpen, 3-2 in 10.

Colin Moran homered in the Pirates 4-3 loss to the Cubs.

Luis Perdomo threw a pair of shutout innings to help stop the bleeding but it was too late as the Padres were blown out by the Rockies, 6-1.

George Springer drove in 3 runs including a 2 out, 9th inning go ahead 2 run home run that briefly put the Astros in position to win. Houston’s bullpen collapsed in the 9th and 10th to hand the Angels a 5-4 victory.

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Who Owned Baseball – March 30, 2019

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Let’s see owned baseball on March 30, 2019

Earning Full WOBs:

Trevor Bauer dominated the Twins 7 innings, allowing 1 hit, 1 walk and 1 run, striking out 9, setting up Cleveland’s 2-1 victory.

Cody Bellinger led the Dodger attack with 4 hits, including 2 homers, driving in 6 in the 18-5 mashing of Arizona.

Asdrubal Cabrera reached base 4 times, including a double and a homer, helping the Rangers come from behind to out slug the Cubs, 8-6.

Kenta Maeda pitched into the 7th, allowing 3 runs in 6 2/3 innings, fanning 6 Diamondbacks and earned the 18-5 decision for the Dodgers.

 

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Freddie Freeman singled twice and doubled twice, driving in a pair in Atlanta’s 8-6 loss in Philadelphia.

Jake Odorizzi struck out 11 Indians over 6 innings of 1 hit ball. He did not get the decision as the Twins bullpen dropped the 2-1 game in the 9th.

Yoán Moncada went 3 for 5 with a 2 run homer but the White Sox came up short against Kansas City, 8-6.

Jose Quintana came out of the bullpen to give the Cubs 4 innings, striking out 8 Rangers along the way. Texas would rally late and take the 8-6 final.

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