Here are the updated Baseball Daily Media Experts League standings through Week 5:
Highlights from Week 5:
- After impressive 15-9 week, Joe Posnanski opens up five game lead in East Division, now leads entire league in run differential at +114 (+53 from previous week).
- Division leaders: Posnanski (Salt Waaps), Joe Sheehan (Inwood Landfills), and Steve Gardner (Madison Square Gardners)
- HR Leader: Yoenis Cespedes (Leitch) – 37
- RBI Leader: Buster Posey (Gardner) – 91
- BA Leader: Buster Posey (Gardner) – .324
- Best Pitcher: Clayton Kershaw (Sheehan) – 14-6, 1.81 ERA, 0.94 WHIP
- Stuart Miller leads the league in team HR with 155
- Jack Curry leads the league in team BA at .263
- Joe Posnanski has the best team ERA at 3.07
- Charlie Blackmon hits a walk-off single in the bottom of the 13th inning to give Steve Gardner a 4-3 win over Stuart Miller.
- Marcell Ozuna blasts walk-off 3-run HR as Joe Lemire tops Jon Miller 5-2 in 13 innings.
- Walk-off single in B10 by Addison Russell gives Doug Glanville 7-6 win over Marc Stein.
- Hal Richman outlasts Joe Lemire 8-7 in epic 21-inning marathon. Game recap available here.
- Stuart Miller score 10 runs in an inning en route to 15-8 win over Joe Sheehan. Game recap available here.
- Chris Archer hurls CG shutout (12 K’s), Jack Curry beats Glanville 3-0 in divisional game.
- Will Leitch scores three runs in ninth inning off Aroldis Chapman (Chad Finn) to win 7-5.
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