Who Owns Baseball – August 22, 2020

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Let’s see who owned baseball on August 22, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

José Abreu hit 3 homers and reached base 2 more times as the white hot White Sox topped their cross town rival Cubs, 7-4.
Tyler Anderson threw a complete game, allowing 3 hits and 1 unearned run, striking out 4 Diamondbacks to earn the 5-1 decision for the Giants.

Trent Grisham homered three times, added another hit, collecting 6 RBI for the Padres in their 13-2 thrashing of Houston.

Triston McKenzie made his MLB debut a memorable one, striking out 10 Tigers in 6 innings, allowing 2 hits and 1 run to earn the 6-1 victory for Cleveland.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Yan Gomes collected a pair of hits, including a homer, but the Nationals came up short to the Marlins, 5-3.

Alex Gordon singled and homered in the Royals 7-4 loss to the Twins.

Martín Pérez threw 7 strong innings, allowing 1 run, but Boston’s bullpen let the Orioles walk off in the 5-4 final.

Zack Wheeler kept the Braves in check over 7 innings but did not fare in the decision as the Phillies fell, 6-5.
 

 

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Who Owned Baseball – August 11, 2020

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AP – Tony Dajek

Let’s see who owned baseball on August 11, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Dylan Bundy threw 7 shutout innings as the Angels blanked the A’s, 6-0.

Jason Castro doubled and homered to power the Angels past Oakland, 6-0.

Jon Lester held the Indians to 3 hits and 1 run over 6 innings to earn the 7-1 decision for the Cubs

Manny Piña homered twice in the Brewers 6-4 victory against the Twins.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Jay Bruce went 3 for 5 with a homer but the Phillies dropped the 10-9 slugfest to Baltimore.

Zac Gallen struck out 7 Rockies in 7 innings, holding the bats to 2 runs. But the Diamondbacks bullpen was torched in the 8-7 loss.

Martín Pérez pitched into the 6th, allowing 3 hits and 2 runs over 5 2/3 innings. He would take the hard luck decision as Boston fell to Tampa Bay, 8-2.

Eddie Rosario hit a pair of homers but the Twins came up short, 6-4, against Milwaukee.

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Who Owed Baseball – July 27, 2019

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Let’s see owned baseball on July 27, 2019

Earning Full WOBs:

Gerrit Cole struck out 7 Cardinals in 7 innings, allowing 1 run and earned the 8-2 decision for Houston.

Brandon Drury with 4 for 6 with 2 homers, the second one tied the game with 2 outs in the bottom of the 9th to help the Blue Jays pull off a wild 10-9 comeback win against Tampa Bay in 10 innings.

Steven Matz threw a complete game 5 hit shutout, striking out 7, as the Mets blanked the Pirates, 3-0.

Will “Louisville” Smith doubled twice and homered, driving in 6 runs to help the Dodgers crush Washington, 9-3.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Jon Lester threw 7 shutout innings, striking out 5 Brewers. But the Cubs bullpen blew the lead and eventually the game in extra innings, 5-3.

Martín Pérez threw 6 strong innings, holding the White Sox to 3 runs. But the Twins lost the 5-1 game.

Sean Rodríguez went 3 for 4 with a homers and 3 runs scored but the Phillies were hammered by Atlanta, 15-7.

Gio Urshela collected 4 hits, including a homer, in the Yankees 9-5 loss in Boston..

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