ALCS/NLCS Predictions

By: Kelly Byrnes ALCS: New York Yankees (91-71) at Houston Astros (101-61) I had the Astros advancing to the ALCS but had the Yanks losing to Cleveland. This is the first ever appearance for the Astros in the ALCS. Game 1 pitching matchup is Keuchel vs Tanaka and I give the edge to the Astros.…

ALDS/NLDS Predictions

By: Kelly Byrnes ALDS: Boston Red Sox (93-69) at Houston Astros (101-61) For the first two months of the season the Astros were the best team in baseball. They fell back to the pack a little bit but since added another ace in Justin Verlander. All he did in 5 starts with Houston was go…

AL/NL Wild Card Predictions

By: Kelly Byrnes AL Wild Card: Twins (Ervin Santana) at Yankees (Luis Severino) Minnesota is making their first playoff trip since 2010 and they haven’t won a playoff game since 2004. They are also the first team in MLB history to make the playoffs a year after losing 100 games. Ervin Santana takes the ball…

‘Tis the Baseball Season

By: Kelly Byrnes Most year’s I spend the second half of March thinking about my predictions for the upcoming season, you know division winners, playoffs teams, award winners and so on. This year was a little different. The WBC was going on, which kept me glued to the TV. Almost every game was an instant…

Mariners FanFest 2017 Recap

By: Kelly Another year and another Mariners FanFest for my family has gone by. January is a tough month for me especially with all the snow that we had this year. I spent most of January counting down the days to FanFest and trying to wait patiently to see what players would be attending. Usually…