Who Owned Baseball, 2020 – THE FINAL TALLY


The regular season is over. Let’s see who owned baseball in 2020.

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MIKE TROUT led all American League hitters with a 5 1/2 WOB. Tim Anderson was second with 4/12 and Kyle Tucker and Luke Voit tied for third with 3.

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FERNANDO TATIS JR. had the highest WOB total for NL hitters with 3. A log jam of hitters finished second including Ronald Acuña Jr, Pete Alonso, Charlie Blackmon, Freddie Freeman, Bryce Harper and Marcell Ozuna.

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SHANE BIEBER topped all American League pitchers with a 5 1/2 WOB total. Lance Lynn finished second with 4 1/2. Bieber’s teammate Zach Plesac was third with 3 1/2.

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TREVOR BAUER topped National League pitchers with a total of 6. Yu Darvish was right behind him with 5 1/2 and Clayton Kershaw with 5.

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Leaders for American League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2020


Mike Trout – 5 1/2
Tim Anderson – 4 1/2
Kyle Tucker – 3
Luke Voit – 3
Jeimer Candelario – 2 1/2
José Ramírez – 2 1/2
José Abreu – 2
DJ LeMahieu – 2
Franmil Reyes – 2
Xander Bogaerts – 1 1/2
Willy Adames – 1 1/2
Matt Chapman – 1 1/2
Rafael Devers – 1 1/2
Hunter Dozier – 1 1/2
Maikel Franco – 1 1/2
Teoscar Hernández – 1 1/2
Yoán Moncada – 1 1/2
Miguel Sanó – 1 1/2
Marcus Semien – 1 1/2
Giancarlo Stanton – 1 1/2
Max Stassi – 1 1/2

Leaders for National League Hitters in Who Owned Baseball for 2020

Fernando Tatis Jr. – 3
Ronald Acuña Jr. – 2 1/2
Pete Alonso – 2 1/2
Charlie Blackmon – 2 1/2
Freddie Freeman – 2 1/2
Bryce Harper – 2 1/2
Marcell Ozuna – 2 1/2
Javier Báez – 2
Mookie Betts – 2
Michael Conforto – 2
Alex Dickerson – 2
Adam Duvall – 2
Ke’Bryan Hayes – 2
Manny Machado – 2
Colin Moran – 2
Eugenio Suárez – 2
Brian Anderson – 1 1/2
Nicholas Castellanos – 1 1/2
Brandon Crawford – 1 1/2
Wilmer Flores – 1 1/2
Trent Grisham – 1 1/2
Brandon Nimmo – 1 1/2
Jean Segura – 1 1/2
Juan Soto – 1 1/2
Chris Taylor – 1 1/2
Mike Yastrzemski – 1 1/2

Leaders for American League Pitchers in Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Shane Bieber – 5 1/2
Lance Lynn – 4 1/2
Zach Plesac – 3 1/2
Chris Bassitt – 3
Dylan Bundy – 3
Carlos Carrasco – 3
Yusei Kikuchi – 3
Kenta Maeda – 3
Frankie Montas – 3
Gerrit Cole – 2 1/2
Marco Gonzales – 2 1/2
J. A. Happ – 2 1/2
Dallas Keuchel – 2 1/2
Justin Dunn – 2
Mike Fiers – 2
Lucas Giolito – 2
Andrew Heaney – 2
Brad Keller – 2
Nick Margevicius – 2
Triston McKenzie – 2
Framber Valdéz – 2
Thomas Eshelman 1 1/2
Rich Hill – 1 1/2
Lance McCullers Jr. – 1 1/2
Martín Pérez – 1 1/2
Hyun-Jin Ryu – 1 1/2
Justus Sheffield – 1 1/2
José Urquidy – 1 1/2
Taijuan Walker – 1 1/2
Ryan Yarbrough – 1 1/2

Leaders for National League Pitchers Who Owned Baseball for 2020
Trevor Bauer – 6
Yu Darvish – 5 1/2
Clayton Kershaw – 5

Kyle Hendricks – 3 1/2
Aaron Nola – 3 1/2
Jacob deGrom – 3
Dinelson Lamet – 3
Brandon Woodruff – 3
Luis Castillo – 2 1/2
Jon Lester – 2 1/2
Zack Wheeler – 2 1/2<Steven Brault – 2
Tyler Chatwood – 2
Zac Gallen – 2
Alec Mills – 2
Sandy Alcantara – 1 1/2
Ian Anderson – 1 1/2
Tyler Anderson – 1 1/2
Taylor Clarke – 1 1/2
Johnny Cueto – 1 1/2
Zach Eflin – 1 1/2
Tony Gonsolin – 1 1/2
Jon Gray – 1 1/2
Sonny Gray – 1 1/2
Merrill Kelly – 1 1/2
Max Scherzer – 1 1/2
Antonio Senzatela – 1 1/2
Riley Smith – 1 1/2

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

Nick Ahmed, Jorge Alfaro, Kolby Allard, Orlando Arcia, Randy Arozarena, Luis Arraez, Cody Bellinger, Brandon Belt, Brandon Bielak, Alex Bregman, Walker Buehler, Madison Bumgarner, Corbin Burnes, Asdrúbal Cabrera, Mark Cahna, Kole Calhoun, Jason Castro, Michael Chavis, Ji-Man Choi, Aaron Civale, Willson Contreras,  Patrick Corbin, Nelson Cruz, Travis d’Arnaud, Anthony DeSclafani, Randy Dobnak, Josh Donaldson, Dane Dunning, Jack Flaherty, Todd Frazier, Max Fried, Leury García, Kyle Gibson, Erik González, Brian Goodwin, Phil Gosselin, Didi Gregorius, Lourdes Gurriel Jr., Kiké Hernández, Kyle Higashioka, Rhys Hoskins, Eric Hosmer, Tanner Houck, Adrian Houser, Dakota Hudson, Sam Huff, José Iglesias, Danny Jansen, Eloy Jiménez, Aaron Judge, Mitch Keller, Howie Kendrick, Max Kepler, Kwang-Hyun Kim, Alejandro Kirk, Adam Kolarek, Dean Kremer, Chad Kuhl, Francisco Lindor, Pablo López, Gavin Lux, Tyler Mahle,   José Marmolejos, German Márquez, Steven Matz, Dusitn May, James McCann, John Means, Mike Minor, Anthony Misiewicz, Dylan Moore, Mitch Moreland, Mike Moustakas, Daniel Murphy, Sean Murphy, Wil Myers, Tyler Naquin, Austin Nola, Renato Núñez, Matt Olson, Tyler O’Neill, James Paxton, Joc Pederson, Manny Piña, Stephen Piscotty, A. J. Pollock, Jurickson Profar, Albert Pujols, Wilson Ramos, J. T. Realmuto, Victor Reyes, Anthony Rizzo, Tanner Roark, Luis Robert, Miguel Rojas, Sixto Sánchez, Carlos Santana, Anthony Santander, Jonathan Schoop, Kyle Schwarber, Brady Singer, Tarik Skubal, Austin Slater, Burch Smith, Jorge Soler, George Springer, D. J. Stewart, Masahiro Tanaka, Rowdy Tellez, Touki Toussaint, Spencer Turnbull, Trea Turner, Christian Vázquez, Alex Verdugo, Jonathan Villar, Ryan Vogelbach, Adam Wainwright, Christian Walker, Kyle Wright,

Players Who Owned Earned 1/2 A WOB 2020 MLB
Jesús Aguilar, Tyler Alexander, José Altuve,  Matt Andriese, Nolan Arenado, Jaime Barria, Josh Bell, José Berríos, Bo Bichette, Brandon Bielak, Alec Bohm, Jackie Bradley Jr., Colten Brewer, Jay Bruce, Byron Buxton, Miguel Cabrera, Daz Cameron, Griffin Canning, Matt Carpenter, Daniel Castano, Ryan Castellani, Willi Castro, Dylan Cease, Jazz Chisholm, Mike Clevinger (AL Only), Mike Clevinger (NL Only), Zach Davies, Yandy Díaz, Mauricio Dubon, Danny Duffy, Adam Eaton, Clint Frazier, Kyle Freeland, Josh Fuentes, Kevin Gausman,  Zack Godley, Yan Gomes, Brian Goodwin, Alex Gordon, Robbie Grossman, Yuli Gurriel, Ronald Guzmán, Adam Haseley, Kyle Hendricks, Elieser Hernández, Christian Javier, JaCoby Jones, Brady Lail, Michael Lorenzen, Jordan Lyles, Lance Lynn, Sean Manaea, Andrew McCutchen, Connor Menez, Whit Merrifield, Brad Miller, Casey Mize, Yadier Molina, Ryan Mountcastle, Yairo Muñoz, Joe Musgrove, Kevin Newman, Josh Osich, Nate Pearson, Luis Perdomo, Salvador Perez, Kevin Pillar, Kevin Plawecki, Rick Porcello, Cody Reed, Trevor Rogers, Eddie Rosario, Corey Seager, Justin Smoak, Drew Smyly, Blake Snell, Nick Solak, Donovan Solano, Mike Soroka, Andrew Suarez, Raimel Tapia, Leody Taveras, Anderson Tejada, Yoshi Tsutsugo, Justin Turner, Julio Urías, César Valdez, Phillips Valdez, Austin Voth, Joey Votto, Luke Weaver, Evan White, Bruce Zimmerman

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Who Owned Baseball – August 19, 2020

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Let’s see who owned baseball on August 19, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Trevor Bauer threw 7 shutout innings, giving up 1 hit and struck out 9 as the Reds blanked Kansas City, 5-0.

Aaron Civale threw a complete game victory, allowing 1 run and striking out 6 Pirates earning the 6-1 decision for Cleveland.

Manny Machado got 2 hits, including a walk off, come from behind 10th inning grand slam to push the Padres past the Rangers, 6-3.

Kyle Tucker collected 11 total bases with 4 hits, including a homer as the Astros slugged their way past Colorado, 13-6.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Jeimer Candelario doubled and homered but the Tigers came up short against the White Sox, 5-3.

Gerrit Cole struck out 10 Rays in 6 2/3 innings, allowing 2 runs  but the Yankees bullpen dropped the 4-2 final.

Pablo López pitched into the 7th, allowing 2 runs in 6 1/3 innings. He did not factor in the decision as the Mets won the wild 5-3 game over the Marlins.

Raimel Tapia went 2 for 3 in the Rockies 13-6 loss to Houston.

 

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Who Owned Baseball – August 7, 2020

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Let’s see who owned baseball on August 7, 2020.

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Earning Full WOBs:

Chris Bassitt threw 7 strong innings, allowing 1 run and striking out 3 Astros. The A’s would walk off the 3-2 game in extra innings.

Trevor Bauer fanned 12 Brewers in 6 innings, allowing 1 run along the way, to earn the 8-3 decision for Cincinnati.

Nicholas Castellanos hit a 2 run home run, got another hit for 3 RBI total as the Reds topped the Brewers, 8-3.

Alex Verdugo homered twice and walked to power the Red Sox past Toronto, 5-3.

Earning 1/2 WOBs:

Taylor Clarke retired all 9 batters he faced in 3 perfect innings of relief, striking out 3 Padres in the 3-0 Diamondbacks loss.

Erik González drove in 6 runs, going 4 for 5 with a homer as the Pirates came up short in the 17-13 extra inning slug fest against Detroit.

Austin Nola doubled and homered, driving in 3, but the Rockies doubled up the Mariners, 8-4.

Masahiro Tanaka held the Rays to 1 hit and no runs over 5 strong innings but the Yankee bullpen dropped the 1-0 game.

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