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…

Hot Stove Week in Review Nov 14-20

AWARDS NL Rookie of the Year: Corey Seager (Dodgers) AL Rookie of the Year: Michael Fulmer (Tigers) NL Manager of the Year: Dave Roberts (Dodgers) AL Manager of the Year: Terry Francona (Indians) NL Cy Young: Max Scherzer (Nationals) AL Cy Young: Rick Porcello (Red Sox) NL MVP: Kris Bryant (Cubs) ALMVP: Mike Trout (Angels)…

April Surprises

By: Mike Carter Let’s start this one off by noting one thing none of us are surprised about: that Pablo Sandoval’s belt could not restrain his formidable girth last week as it snapped in one of his last at bats before hitting the disabled list with a bad shoulder. Could be some pork loin stuck…

2016 Playoff Predictions (Josh)

By Josh: I’ve been thinking quite a bit (probably too much) about who I was going to pick this season to make the playoffs, win MVPs, Cy Youngs and more. I have to admit this season’s picks came much harder to me than the past couple years and I think the reason is simply because…

NLDS/ALDS Predictions

NLDS: New York Mets (90-72) at Los Angeles Dodgers (92-70) Dodgers win!!! That’s all that needs to be said. I bleed blue!!!   NLDS: Chicago Cubs (97-65) at St. Louis Cardinals (100-62) How the Cardinals won 100 games with all the injuries they had this season is amazing. You can’t ever count them out. Even…