Who Owned Baseball – August 26, 2020

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Let’s see who owned baseball on August 26, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Michael Conforto reached base 4 times, homered, scored 3 and stole a base to lead the Mets to a 5-4 victory over Miami.

Jacob deGrom dominated the Marlins with 7 innings of 2 hit, 1 run ball, striking out 14 in the process. The bullpen blew his lead but the Mets wound up taking the 5-4 final.

Mike Fiers held the Rangers to an unearned run over 6 frames as the A’s won again, 3-1.

Rowdy Tellez homered twice and added a single as the Blue Jays clobbered the Red Sox, 9-1.

 

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Patrick Corbin threw 6 innings, allowing 2 runs, but was not involved in the decision as the Phillies edged his Nationals 3-2.

Whit Merrifield went 3 for 5 with 2 RBI in the Royals 6-5 loss to St. Louis.

Masahiro Tanaka was brilliant through 5 innings, allowing 3 hits, no walks and no rins. But he was lifted and the Yankee bullpen allowed the Braves to come back, 2-1, and finish the double header sweep.

Christian Walker got 3 hits and drove in 4 runs but the Diamondbacks came up short against Colorado, 8-7.

 

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Who Owned Baseball – August 3, 2020

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Let’s see who owned baseball on August 3, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Michael Conforto went 3 for 5 with a stolen base in the 7-2 Mets victory over Atlanta.

Alec Mills threw 7 shutout innings as the Cubs blanked the Royals, 2-0.

Yoán Moncada compiled 7 total bases with 3 hits, including a home run, as the White Sox took the 6-4 game from Milwaukee.

Frankie Montas struck out 9 Mariners over 7 innings to help the A’s win an 11-1 laugher.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Johnny Cueto held the Rockies to just one homer and had the lead after 5 innings. The Giants bullpen blew the lead and the 7-6 final.

Alex Dickerson homered and added another hit in the Giants 7-6 loss in Colorado.

Danny Duffy held the Cubs to 1 run over 6 innings but the Royals were shutout, 2-0.

Francisco Lindor got 2 hits, including a homer, but the Indians got edged by the Reds, 3-2.

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Sully Baseball Podcast Rewind – July 24, 2015

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On July 24, 2015, I praised the Mets for promoting Michael Conforto.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – July 24, 2015