The Summer Score – Updated for September 11, 2021

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Well look at that… it is mid September and yet another team is making their first appearance on The Summer Score. Seattle, welcome to the party.

Every team in position for a playoff spot in September gets 4 points for each day. Each team that is within 1 game of a playoff spot will get 1 point.

The Rays, White Sox, Astros, Yankees and Red Sox all added to the Summer Score from the AL. The Blue Jays, A’s and Mariners get a point for being one game out.

The Braves, Brewers, Giants, Dodgers, Reds and Padres added from the NL.

For an explanation of The Summer Score, click HERE.

AMERICAN LEAGUE

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – 230 (May 31, 2021 – September 11, 2021)

TAMPA BAY RAYS – 230 (May 31, 2021 – September 11, 2021)

HOUSTON ASTROS – 229 (June 1, 2021 – September 11, 2021)

BOSTON RED SOX – 220 (May 31, 2021 – August 19, 2021, August 23, 2021 – September 11, 2021 )

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – 164 (May 31, 2021 – August 23, 2021) (One Game Out – September 1, 2021, September 11, 2011)

NEW YORK YANKEES – 85 (May 31, 2021, August 18, 2021 – September 11, 2021)

CLEVELAND INDIANS – 5 (May 31, 2021 – June 2, 2021, June 4, 2021, June 6, 2021)

TORONTO BLUE JAYS – 2 (One Game Out – September 10, 2021 – September 11, 2021)

SEATTLE MARINERS – 1 (One Game Out – September 11, 2011)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

LOS ANGELES DODGERS – 230 (May 31, 2021 – September 11, 2021)

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – 230 (May 31, 2021 – September 11, 2021)

MILWAUKEE BREWERS – 223 (June 6, 2021 – June 9, 2021, June 11, 2021 – June 18, 2021, June 20, 2021 – September 11, 2021)

SAN DIEGO PADRES – 188 (May 31, 2021 – June 12, 2021, June 18, 2021 – August 22, 2021, September 1, 2021, September 6, 2021 – September 11, 2021) (One Game Out – September 2, 2021 – September 5, 2021)

NEW YORK METS – 111 (May 31, 2021 – August 6, 2021)

ATLANTA BRAVES – 101 (August 12, 2021, August 14, 2021 – September 11, 2021)

CINCINNATI REDS – 64 (August 21, 2021 – September 5, 2021, September 8, 2021, September 11, 2021) (One Game Out – September 6, 2021- September 7, 2021, September 9, 2021 – September 10, 2021)

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – 27 (August 7, 2021 – August 15, 2021)

CHICAGO CUBS – 23 (May 31, 2021 – June 7, 2021, June 10, 2021 – June 23, 2021, June 25, 2021)

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – 1 (May 31, 2021)

Who Owned Baseball – April 12, 2019

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Let’s see owned baseball on April 12, 2019

Earning Full WOBs:

Willson Contreras hit a pair of homers and added another hit to lead the Cubs past the Angels, 5-1.

Cole Hamels threw 8 strong innings, allowing 4 hits, 1 run and no walks while striking out 5 Angels to earn the 5-1 decision for the Cubs.

Brad Keller struck out 10 Cleveland batters in 6 2/3 innings, allowing a single run as Kansas City rolled to an 8-1 final.

Austin Meadows reached base 4 times, including a pair of homers, as the red hot Rays out slugged the Blue Jays, 11-7.

 

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Elvis Andrus homered, singled and stole a base but the Rangers came up short against the A’s. 8-6.

Patrick Corbin went 7 innings, allowing 1 run on 4 hits while striking out 11 Pirates. The Nationals bullpen would blow the lead in the 8th and the 6-3 game in the 10th.

Sam Gaviglio came out of the bullpen in the 4th and gave the Blue Jays 3 innings where he kept the damage to a minimum, allowing 2 hits and 1 run. The Rays would homer off of the other relievers and pull away for the 11-7 win.

Anthony Rendon homered twice in the Nationals 6-3 loss to Pittsburgh.

For an explanation of how WOB works, click here.

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Big Wins and Listener Questions – @lockedonmlb for April 12, 2019

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The Red Sox, Mariners and Padres all had dramatic wins. In fact the Padres can think about their magic numbers. Then listener tweets are answered including questions about Chris Davis, Chris Sale and the Twins.

This is the LockedOn MLB Podcast with your host Paul Francis Sullivan. Please call him Sully.
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