Who Owned Baseball – September 8, 2020


Let’s see who owned baseball on September 8, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Jeimer Candelario homered and singled as the surging Tigers topped the Brewers, 8-3.

Gavin Lux reached base 4 times, homered twice including a 2 run shot in the 10th to lead Los Angeles to a 10-9 slug fest come from behind win in Arizona.

Lance Lynn fanned 6 Angels over 7 innings to earn the 7-1 decision for the Rangers.

Sixto Sánchez threw 6 shutout frames, striking out 6 as the Marlins blanked the Braves, 8-0.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Nolan Arenado doubled and homered but the Rockies were pounded by the Padres, 14-5.

Rafael Devers homered twice and doubled in the Red Sox 6-5 loss to the Phillies in the first game of a double headers. He added a single in the nightcap victory.

J. A. Happ pitched into the 7th, striking out 10 Blue Jays in 6 1/3 innings. He would be saddled with the 2-1 Yankee loss.

Tyler Mahle allowed just 4 hits and 1 walk while striking out 10 Cubs in 7 Innings. He would take the hard luck 3-0 decision for the Reds.

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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
Luke Voit – 2
Xander Bogaerts – 1 1/2
Willy Adames – 1 1/2
Jeimer Candelario – 1 1/2
Matt Chapman – 1 1/2
Rafael Devers – 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

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
Pete Alonso – 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 – 4 1/2
Dylan Bundy – 3
Kenta Maeda – 3
Yusei Kikuchi – 2 1/2
Zach Plesac – 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
Carlos Carrasco,
Gerrit Cole – 1 1/2
Marco Gonzales – 1 1/2
J. A. Happ – 1 1/2
Martín Pérez – 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
Jacob deGrom – 2 1/2
Tyler Chatwood – 2
Zac Gallen – 2
Kyle Hendricks – 2
Dinelson Lamet – 2
Jon Lester – 2
Zack Wheeler – 2
Tyler Anderson – 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

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, Orlando Arcia, Randy Arozarena, Cody Bellinger, Brandon Belt, Brandon Bielak, 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, 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,  Kiké Hernández, Rhys Hoskins, Eric Hosmer, Adrian Houser, Dakota Hudson, Aaron Judge, Brad Keller, Howie Kendrick, Max Kepler, Adam Kolarek, Dean Kremer, DJ LeMahieu, Pablo López, Gavin Lux, Tyler Mahle,   Nick Margevicius, José Marmolejos, German Márquez, Steven Matz, Dusitn May, Lance McCullers Jr., Alec Mills, Anthony Misiewicz, Colin Moran, Mitch Moreland, Daniel Murphy, Sean 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, Sixto Sánchez, Anthony Santander, Jonathan Schoop, Kyle Schwarber, Jean Segura, 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, Nolan Arenado, Jaime Barria, Josh Bell, Bo Bichette, Brandon Bielak, Colten Brewer, Jay Bruce, Byron Buxton, 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, Kyle Freeland, Kevin Gausman,  Zack Godley, Yan Gomes, Brian Goodwin, Alex Gordon, Yuli Gurriel, Ronald Guzmán, Adam Haseley, Ke’Bryan Hayes, Kyle Hendricks, Elieser Hernández, Rich Hill, Christian Javier, JaCoby Jones, Kwang-Hyun Kim,  Brady Lail, Francisco Lindor, Michael Lorenzen, Lance Lynn, 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, Trevor Rogers, Eddie Rosario, Corey Seager, 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


Who Owned Baseball – August 29, 2020


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Let’s see who owned baseball on August 29, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Zach Eflin struck out 8 Braves in 7 innings to lead the Phillies to a 4-1 victory.

J. A. Happ pitched shutout ball into the 8th, finishing with 7 1/3 innings, 3 hits and struck out 5 Mets. He did not get the decision but helped the Yankees snap their losing streak with a 2-1 final.

Anthony Rizzo homered twice as the Cubs blanked Cincinnati 3-0 in the first game of a double header. He added a double in the nightcap 6-5 loss.

 Mike Trout reached base 4 times, driving in 6, including a 2 run homer, as the Angels pounded Seattle, 16-3.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Ronald Guzmán reached base 4 times, scoring 3 runs including a solo homer in the Rangers 7-4 loss to the Dodgers.

Pablo López threw 7 strong innings, allowing 2 runs and walking no Tampa Bay batters. But the Marlins were shutout, 4-0.

Lance Lynn allowed 3 earned runs in 6 innings, striking out 6 Dodgers along the way. His defense betrayed him as the Rangers were defeated, 7-4.

Trea Turner collected 5 hits but the Nationals came up short against the Red Sox, 5-3.


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Who Owned Baseball – August 24, 2020


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Let’s see who owned baseball on August 24, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Javier Báez homered twice and added a single to lead the Cubs past the Tigers, 9-3.

Jack Flaherty allowed 1 hit and no runs over 5 innings to earn the 9-3 decision for St. Louis over the Royals.

Lance Lynn struck out 8 Oakland batters in 6 strong innings and the Rangers hung on to a 3-2 victory.

Kyle Tucker reached base 4 times, including a homer and a double, as the Astros pounded the Angels, 11-4.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Trevor Bauer pitched into the 7th, striking out 8 Brewers in 6 1/3 innings. But he was on the wrong end of a 6-4 decision for Cincinnati.

Blake Snell fanned 9 Blue Jays in 5 2/3 innings but the Rays bullpen dropped the 6-4 final.

Juan Soto went 4 for 5 with 2 doubles but the Nationals lost an 11-8 slugfest with Miami.

Yoshi Tsutsugo got on base 4 times, including a home run, scoring a pair of runs but the Rays fell short to Toronto, 6-4.


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