To even be considered one of the greatest hitters in baseball history, one accomplishment must be attached to your resume; collecting over 3,000 career hits. Continue reading “The Greatest Hitter Of His Generation?”
NL MVP – 1B Paul Goldschmidt Arizona Diamondbacks
AL MVP – OF George Springer Houston Astros
NL Cy Young – Clayton Kershaw Los Angeles Dodgers
AL Cy Young – Justin Verlander Houston Astros
NL Rookie of the Year – OF Lewis Brinson Miami Marlins
AL Rookie of the Year – SS Willy Adames Tampa Bay Rays
NL Manager of the Year – Torey Lovullo Arizona Diamondbacks
AL Manager of the Year – Aaron Boone New York Yankees
NL Division Winners – Dodgers, Nationals, Cubs
NL Wild Card Winners – Diamondbacks, Cardinals
AL Division Winners – Astros, Yankees, Indians
AL Wild Card Winners – Red Sox, Angels
NLCS – Dodgers over Nationals
ALCS – Yankees over Astros
World Series – Dodgers over Yankees
* – indicates new to team
+ – indicates injury
1. Chicago Cubs
A few tweaks to the pitching staff has the ‘lovable losers’ looking to get back to the Fall Classic.
2. St. Louis Cardinals
A busy offseason for the Redbirds with a lot of expectations to get back to playing in October.
3. Milwaukee Brewers
They were the surprise in the Central last year, but they won’t be able to sneak up on anyone this year.
4. Pittsburgh Pirates
The face of the franchise was traded. Now they need to enact their plan to remain competitive for the next crop.
5. Cincinnati Reds
Their pitching staff is still a work in progress, but the future is looking a lot better. Continue reading “National League Central”
Would you be willing to say that the Green Bay Packers are no longer contenders after losing Aaron Rodgers to a broken collarbone? Continue reading “Week 6 Review of the NFL”
1. Seattle Seahawks
This could be the last time for the current group of veterans to win another Super Bowl together.
2. Arizona Cardinals
Father time is catching up with the Cards at the quarterback and wide receiver positions.
3. Los Angeles Rams
A lot of optimism with the new coaching staff and their plans for a more potent offensive scheme.
4. San Francisco 49ers
From top to bottom this franchise had to be dismantled and rebuilt. Continue reading “NFC West”