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…

Norm’s Playoff Predictions

It’s playoff time! Here are my picks for the 2017 postseason NL Wildcard  Diamondbacks over the Rockies Rockies had a great season. But, it ends here AL Wildcard  Yankees over the Twins Both teams surprised us by getting here NLDS Diamondbacks over the Dodgers in 5 Diamondbacks took it to the Dodgers in the last…

Postseason Thoughts and Predictions

By: Mike Carter We have lived six months of the baseball season.  One hundred and sixty-two games up, and one hundred and sixty-two down.  And the excitement is just beginning for many of us as the second season is set to begin this week. It’s been a strange season full of interesting stories, as usual. …

The Push for the Postseason

By: William Robinson As we head into September it’s time to take a look at the baseball races that are starting to take shape. Let’s start in the AL East in which there are basically two teams that have a chance of winning that division. The Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees, of…

World Series Thoughts

By Josh: The clash of teams that haven’t won a World Series title in not only my lifetime but my father’s lifetime, is set to begin on Tuesday in Cleveland. A battle of Midwest team vs Midwest team will excite all of the East coast bias media outlets (don’t even try to deny it ESPN)…