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Ding Dong Challenge 2021: Week 4

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Bryce Harper’s bat is waking up!

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Welcome to the Ding Dong Challenge, a game were we try and correctly predict who will hit the most home runs in a given week, keep score throughout the entire season, and win a free, awesome t-shirt.

Week 3 scorecard

Name Week 3 Total Elite Everyone Else 1 Everyone Else 2 Total Dongs
Name Week 3 Total Elite Everyone Else 1 Everyone Else 2 Total Dongs
Heath 6 Mike Trout (2) Rafael Devers (1) Bryce Harper (3) 11
Pete 6 Mike Trout (2) Rafael Devers (1) Bryce Harper (3) 11
Garrett 5 Mike Trout (2) Manny Machado (0) Bryce Harper (3) 14
Mark 5 Ryan McMahon (1) Phillip Evans (1) Bryce Harper (3) 7
Feslen 3 Mike Trout (2) Ty France (0) Trey Mancini (1) 6
Andres 0 -- -- -- 2

HEATH ARE YOU KIDDING ME! COPIED MY WHOLE FLOW! WORD FOR WORD! BAR FOR BAR! Now I gotta share this victory with him because of it. Unreal. I hope you’re happy Heath. I hope you’re proud of yourself. Well done Garrett staying atop the rankings.

DAMN YOU HEATH!

Dong leaders last week: Fernando Tatis Jr went yard five times last week because he is a God.

Onto Week 4!

Week 4 Elites

Name Team G PA HR ISO
Name Team G PA HR ISO
Ronald Acuna Jr. ATL 19 82 7 0.414
Mike Trout LAA 17 71 6 0.411
J.D. Martinez BOS 21 92 7 0.383
Shohei Ohtani LAA 20 81 7 0.377
Nelson Cruz MIN 19 69 7 0.371
Nick Castellanos CIN 19 83 7 0.342
Tyler Naquin CIN 18 66 6 0.333
Franmil Reyes CLE 19 75 5 0.329
Bryce Harper PHI 20 85 6 0.324
Yadier Molina STL 18 68 5 0.323
Matt Olson OAK 19 79 6 0.319
Ryan McMahon COL 21 83 7 0.313
Kris Bryant CHC 20 83 5 0.306
Eduardo Escobar ARI 21 93 7 0.301
Rhys Hoskins PHI 21 88 6 0.298
Wilson Ramos DET 20 78 6 0.292
Willson Contreras CHC 20 79 6 0.288
Jesse Winker CIN 16 69 4 0.286
Pete Alonso NYM 18 70 5 0.283
Justin Turner LAD 20 91 5 0.282
Rafael Devers BOS 21 90 6 0.282
Chris Taylor LAD 18 75 4 0.279
Jazz Chisholm MIA 20 74 4 0.270
Mitch Haniger SEA 22 97 5 0.270
Michael Brantley HOU 18 73 2 0.261

Anyone not on this list is an Everyone Else. Reminder: you pick one Elite and two Everyone Else each week so choose wisely! Leave your team in the comments if you want to play this week (and feel free to leave your twitter handle as we’ll give a shoutout each week to the previous week’s winner).