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Kyle Seager hit a first inning grand slam and added a solo shot as the Mariners smashed the Blue Jays, 9-3.
Freddie Freeman went 5 for 5 with a homer and a pair of runs batted in to help the Braves clobber the Marlins, 9-2.
Eduardo Rodriguez stymied the Yankees batters with 5 innings of 1 hit shutout baseball, striking out 8. A rain delay cut his start short and did not get the decision in Boston’s 5-4 win.
Tanner Roark went 7 strong innings, allowing 1 run and striking out 4 Diamondbacks, setting up the Nationals 2-1 extra inning victory.
They all owned baseball on May 10, 2018
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It is time for the Sunday Request.
WOB is not about being fair. It is about how the season unfolds day to day.
Unfairness is part of baseball. Just ask the Cubs and the Pirates, one of whom will be a forgotten Wild Card Team.
Meanwhile I celebrate my wedding anniversary on Episode 1,077 of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.
Max Scherzer, Corey Kluber, Christian Yelich, Colby Rasmus, Noah Syndergaard, Paul Goldschmidt, Marco Estrada and Josh Hamilton all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball
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I attempt to expand my appreciation of WAR by trying to understand why Jason Heyward is ranked so highly.
I wound up being more impressed by Heyward than I thought I was going to be.
Plus, I encourage the Diamondbacks to make a change for the sake of a change.
It is a mind expanding episode of of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.
Jason Heyward, Nick Markakis, Jason Vargas, Jerome Williams, Brandon Workman, Oswaldo Arcia, Starling Marte and Vidal Nuno all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball?