A 5-2 road trip has left us with some excellent BotW nominees.
Ryan Braun was on base 15 times this week with ten hits and five walks, and six of his hits went for extra bases. He has an extra base hit in each of his last four games. He hit .370/.469/.741 and was worth +.300 WPA this week.
Mike Fiers made two starts this week and pitched a combined 14 innings, allowing four runs on nine hits with 16 strikeouts. His ten strikeouts on Friday tied a career high. He was worth +.367 WPA.
Yovani Gallardo pitched seven innings and allowed one run on three hits against the Cubs on Tuesday, pitching at least seven innings for the sixth straight start and striking out nine or more for the third straight. He was worth +.326 WPA this week.
Jonathan Lucroy had eight hits over five starts this week, including a grand slam Thursday. He tied the Brewer record with 7 RBI in that game. He hit .400/.478/.600 this week and was worth +.208 WPA.
Aramis Ramirez had ten hits in five starts this week and drove in ten runs. Six of his hits went for extra bases and three were home runs. He hit .385/.385/.846 and was worth +.558 WPA.