PROGRAMMING NOTE: Due to Friday's day game, the Mug will be off today. It will return on Monday. - KL
Here are this week's BotW nominees:
Norichika Aoki had a hit in all six games this week, including two on Monday and three on Wednesday. He also walked twice and was hit by a pitch for a .429/.500/.429 batting line and +.216 WPA.
Yovani Gallardo pitched seven innings against the Pirates on Tuesday and allowed two runs on five hits, walking three and striking out six. He was worth +.198 WPA in that game.
Jonathan Lucroy had seven hits over six starts this week, including two doubles, and drove in seven runs. He hit .292/.370/.375 this week and was worth +.018 WPA.
Wily Peralta made two starts this week and pitched a pair of quality starts, holding the Angels to three runs over six innings on Friday and the Pirates to three runs over six innings on Wednesday. He was worth +.028 WPA this week.
Jean Segura had seven hits over his five appearances this week, walking once and stealing a base. He hit .333/.364/.381 this week and was worth +.320 WPA.
Honorable mentions: Kyle Lohse, Juan Francisco, Scooter Gennett