Posts Tagged ‘ MLB Division Series ’

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week

New York Giants v Carolina Panthers
Another wacky Sunday in the National Football League. Photo from SI.com

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. ALDS GM3 (HOU 2-0): Astros @ Indians, 12:30 pm/TBS
3. NLDS GM4 (LAD 2-1): Dodgers @ Braves, 3:30 pm/FS1
4. ALDS GM3 (Series Tied 1-1): Red Sox @ Yankees, 6:40 pm/TBS

Second Quarter: College Football

1. Will Notre Dame and Texas get into the playoffs?
2. Getting closer to the first CFP rankings
3. 4Q teams of the week: Utah Utes
4. Best game this week?

Third Quarter: NFL

1. NFL scoreboard
2. Does Drew Brees break the record tonight?
3. No ties gain this week
4. ESPN Monday Night Football: R_______ @ Saints, 7:20 pm

Fourth Quarter: Monday Links

1. Oklahoma loses to Texas and another Stoops
2. More history for Acuna
3. Andy Staples on taking the SEC east seriously
4. 2019 NBA MVP odds and NHL scoreboard

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2018 Posts: 195

2015 MLB Predictions Sure to go Wrong

Tonight the 2015 baseball season begins on the northside of Chicago with the Cubs hosting the Cardinals at half finished Wrigley Field. As goes the opening night/day it’s time to offer my predictions that will surely go wrong.


The season may start tonight but tomorrow is the true opening day across the country. Here’s my 2015 predictions sure to go wrong.

American League:

AL East – 1. Orioles 2. Blue Jays 3. Red Sox 4. Rays 5. Yankees
AL Central – 1. Indians 2. Royals 3. White Sox 4. Tigers 5. Twins
AL West – 1. Mariners 2. Athletics 3. Angels 4. Astros 5. Rangers

AL Wildcards – Royals and Athletics

ALDS – Mariners over A’s, Orioles over Indians
ALCS – Mariners over Orioles

National League:

NL East – 1. Nationals 2. Marlins 3. Mets 4. Phillies, 5. Braves
NL Central – 1. Cardinals 2. Pirates 3. Cubs 4. Reds 5. Brewers
NL West – 1. Dodgers 2. Padres 3. Giants 4. Rockies 5. Diamondbacks

NL Wildcards – Marlins and Pirates

NLDS – Nationals over Pirates, Dodgers over Cardinals
NLCS – Nationals over Dodgers

2015 World Series – Nationals over Mariners

2015 Posts: 67

4Quarters 2013 MLB Postseason Results: League Championship Series

The World Series begins tonight so here’s how we got to the Red Sox and Cardinals

St. Louis and Boston meet for the fourth time in the World Series, including nine years ago won by the Red Sox

Wildcard –

National League (Oct. 1): Cincinnati Reds 2 @ Pittsburgh Pirates 6 – Pirates advance to NLDS v. STL
American League (Oct. 2): Tampa Bay Rays 4 @ Cleveland Indians 0 – Rays advance to ALDS v. BOS

Division Series –

American League

ALDS: Tampa Bay Rays v. Boston Red Sox
Game 1 (Oct. 4): Rays 2 @ Red Sox 12, BOS 1-0
Game 2 (Oct. 5): Rays 4 @ Red Sox 7, BOS 2-0
Game 3 (Oct. 7): Red Sox 4 @ Rays 5, BOS 2-1
Game 4 (Oct. 8): Red Sox 3 @ Rays 1, BOS wins series 3-1 advances to ALCS

ALDS: Detroit Tigers v. Oakland Athletics
Game 1 (Oct. 4): Tigers 3 @ Athletics 2, DET 1-0
Game 2 (Oct. 5): Tigers 0 @ Athletics 1, Series Tied 1-1
Game 3 (Oct. 7): Athletics 6 @ Tigers 3, OAK 2-1
Game 4 (Oct. 8): Athletics 6 @ Tigers 8, Series Tied 2-2
Game 5 (Oct. 10): Tigers 3 @ Athletics 0, DET wins series 3-2 advances to ALCS

National League

NLDS: Pittsburgh Pirates v. St. Louis Cardinals
Game 1 (Oct. 3): Pirates 1 @ Cardinals 9, STL 1-0
Game 2 (Oct. 4): Pirates 7 @ Cardinals 1, Series Tied 1-1
Game 3 (Oct. 6): Cardinals 3 @ Pirates 5, PIT 2-1
Game 4 (Oct. 7): Cardinals 2 @ Pirates 1, Series Tied 2-2
Game 5 (Oct. 9): Pirates 1 @ Cardinals 6, STL wins series 3-2advances to NLCS

NLDS: Los Angeles Dodgers v. Atlanta Braves
Game 1 (Oct. 3): Dodgers 6 @ Braves 1, LAD 1-0
Game 2 (Oct. 4): Dodgers 3 @ Braves 4, Series Tied 1-1
Game 3 (Oct. 6): Braves 6 @ Dodgers 13, LAD 2-1
Game 4 (Oct. 7): Braves 3 @ Dodgers 4, LAD wins series 3-1 advance to NLCS

* = if necessary

League Championship Series –

American League

ALCS: Detroit Tigers v. Boston Red Sox
Game 1 (Oct. 12): Tigers 1 @ Red Sox 0, DET 1-0
Game 2 (Oct. 13): Tigers 5 @ Red Sox 6, Series Tied 1-1
Game 3 (Oct. 15: Red Sox 1 @ Tigers 0, BOS 2-1
Game 4 (Oct. 16): Red Sox 3 @ Tigers 7, Series Tied 2-2
Game 5 (Oct. 17): Red Sox 4 @ Tigers 3, BOS 3-2
Game 6 (Oct. 19): Tigers 2 @ Red Sox 5, BOS wins series 4-2 advances to 13th World Series

National League

NLCS: Los Angeles Dodgers v. St. Louis Cardinals
Game 1 (Oct. 11): Dodgers 2 @ Cardinals 3 F/13, STL 1-0
Game 2 (Oct. 12): Dodgers 0 @ Cardinals 1, STL 2-0
Game 3 (Oct. 14): Cardinals 0 @ Dodgers 3, STL 2-1
Game 4 (Oct. 15): Cardinals 4 @ Dodgers 2, STL 3-1
Game 5 (Oct. 16): Cardinals 4 @ Dodgers 6, STL 3-2
Game 6 (Oct. 18): Dodgers 0 @ Cardinals 9, STL wins series 4-2 advances to 19th World Series

World Series

St. Louis Cardinals v. Boston Red Sox
Game 1 (Oct. 23): St. Louis Cardinals @ Boston Red Sox, 7:07 pm/FOX
Game 2 (Oct. 24): St. Louis Cardinals @ Boston Red Sox, 7:07 pm/FOX
Game 3 (Oct. 26): Boston Red Sox @ St. Louis Cardinals, 7:07 pm/FOX
Game 4 (Oct. 27): Boston Red Sox @ St. Louis Cardinals, 7:15 pm/FOX
Game 5* (Oct. 28): Boston Red Sox @ St. Louis Cardinals, 7:07 pm/FOX
Game 6* (Oct. 30): St. Louis Cardinals @ Boston Red Sox, 7:07 pm/FOX
Game 7* (Oct. 31): St. Louis Cardinals @ Boston Red Sox, 7:07 pm/FOX

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2013 Posts: 247

4Quarters 2013 MLB Postseason Results: Division Series

Tonight the League Championship Series begins but here’s what’s happened so far.


NLCS will kick off the League Championship Series tonight in St. Louis.

Wildcard –

National League (Oct. 1): Cincinnati Reds 2 @ Pittsburgh Pirates 6 – Pirates advance to NLDS v. STL
American League (Oct. 2): Tampa Bay Rays 4 @ Cleveland Indians 0 – Rays advance to ALDS v. BOS

Division Series –

American League

ALDS: Tampa Bay Rays v. Boston Red Sox
Game 1 (Oct. 4): Rays 2 @ Red Sox 12, BOS 1-0
Game 2 (Oct. 5): Rays 4 @ Red Sox 7, BOS 2-0
Game 3 (Oct. 7): Red Sox 4 @ Rays 5, BOS 2-1
Game 4 (Oct. 8): Red Sox 3 @ Rays 1, BOS wins series 3-1 advances to ALCS

ALDS: Detroit Tigers v. Oakland Athletics
Game 1 (Oct. 4): Tigers 3 @ Athletics 2, DET 1-0
Game 2 (Oct. 5): Tigers 0 @ Athletics 1, Series Tied 1-1
Game 3 (Oct. 7): Athletics 6 @ Tigers 3, OAK 2-1
Game 4 (Oct. 8): Athletics 6 @ Tigers 8, Series Tied 2-2
Game 5 (Oct. 10): Tigers 3 @ Athletics 0, DET wins series 3-2 advances to ALCS

National League

NLDS: Pittsburgh Pirates v. St. Louis Cardinals
Game 1 (Oct. 3): Pirates 1 @ Cardinals 9, STL 1-0
Game 2 (Oct. 4): Pirates 7 @ Cardinals 1, Series Tied 1-1
Game 3 (Oct. 6): Cardinals 3 @ Pirates 5, PIT 2-1
Game 4 (Oct. 7): Cardinals 2 @ Pirates 1, Series Tied 2-2
Game 5 (Oct. 9): Pirates 1 @ Cardinals 6, STL wins series 3-2advances to NLCS

NLDS: Los Angeles Dodgers v. Atlanta Braves
Game 1 (Oct. 3): Dodgers 6 @ Braves 1, LAD 1-0
Game 2 (Oct. 4): Dodgers 3 @ Braves 4, Series Tied 1-1
Game 3 (Oct. 6): Braves 6 @ Dodgers 13, LAD 2-1
Game 4 (Oct. 7): Braves 3 @ Dodgers 4, LAD wins series 3-1 advance to NLCS

* = if necessary

League Championship Series –

American League

ALCS: Detroit Tigers v. Boston Red Sox
Game 1 (Oct. 12): Tigers @ Red Sox, 7 pm/FOX
Game 2 (Oct. 13): Tigers @ Red Sox, 7 pm/FOX
Game 3 (Oct. 15: Red Sox @ Tigers, 3 pm/FOX
Game 4 (Oct. 16): Red Sox @ Tigers, 7 pm/FOX
Game 5* (Oct. 17): Red Sox @ Tigers, 7 pm/FOX
Game 6 * (Oct. 19): Tigers @ Red Sox, 3:30 pm/FOX
Game 7* (Oct. 20): Tigers @ Red Sox , 7 pm/FOX

National League

NLCS: Los Angeles Dodgers v. St. Louis Cardinals
Game 1 (Oct. 11): Dodgers @ Cardinals, 7:30 pm/TBS
Game 2 (Oct. 12): Dodgers @ Cardinals, 3 pm/TBS
Game 3 (Oct. 14): Cardinals @ Dodgers, 7 pm/TBS
Game 4 (Oct. 15): Cardinals @ Dodgers, 7 pm/TBS
Game 5* (Oct. 16): Cardinals @ Dodgers, 3 pm/TBS
Game 6* (Oct. 18): Dodgers @ Cardinals, 7:30 pm/TBS
Game 7* (Oct. 19): Dodgers @ Cardinals, 7:30 pm/TBS

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2013 Posts: 239

4Quarters 2013 MLB Postseason Results: Wildcard


Division Series begin today in St. Louis.

Today the division series begins and during the postseason I’ll be keeping you updated on what’s happening (if you care).

Thanks,

Mike

Wildcard –

National League (Oct. 1): Cincinnati Reds 2 @ Pittsburgh Pirates 6 – Pirates advance to NLDS v. STL
American League (Oct. 2): Tampa Bay Rays 4 @ Cleveland Indians 0 – Rays advance to ALDS v. BOS

Division Series –

American League

ALDS: Tampa Bay Rays v. Boston Red Sox
Game 1 (Oct. 4): Rays @ Red Sox, 2 pm/TBS
Game 2 (Oct. 5): Rays @ Red Sox, 4:30 pm/TBS
Game 3 (Oct. 7): Red Sox @ Rays, TBA/TBS or MLBN
Game 4* (Oct. 8): Red Sox @ Rays, TBA/TBS
Game 5* (Oct. 10): Rays @ Red Sox, TBA/TBS

ALDS: Detroit Tigers v. Oakland Athletics
Game 1 (Oct. 4): Tigers @ Athletics, 8:30 pm/TBS
Game 2 (Oct. 5): Tigers @ Athletics, 8 pm/TBS
Game 3 (Oct. 7): Athletics @ Tigers, TBA/TBS or MLBN
Game 4* (Oct. 8): Athletics @ Tigers, TBA/TBS
Game 5* (Oct. 10): Tigers @ Athletics, TBA/TBS

National League

NLDS: Pittsburgh Pirates v. St. Louis Cardinals
Game 1 (Oct. 3): Pirates @ Cardinals, 4 pm/TBS
Game 2 (Oct. 4): Pirates @ Cardinals, Noon/MLBN
Game 3 (Oct. 6): Cardinals @ Pirates, TBA/TBS
Game 4* (Oct. 7): Cardinals @ Pirates, TBA/TBS or MLBN
Game 5* (Oct. 9): Pirates @ Cardinals, TBA/TBS

NLDS: Los Angeles Dodgers v. Atlanta Braves
Game 1 (Oct. 3): Dodgers @ Braves, 7:30 pm/TBS
Game 2 (Oct. 4): Dodgers @ Braves, 5 pm/TBS
Game 3 (Oct. 6): Braves @ Dodgers, TBA/TBS
Game 4* (Oct. 7): Braves @ Dodgers, TBA/MLBN
Game 5* (Oct. 9): Dodgers @ Braves, TBA/TBS

* = if necessary

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2013 Posts: 232

4Quarters 2013 MLB Postseason Predictions Sure to go Wrong

For those keeping score I had a pretty rough time with my MLB predictions this season which you can see HERE. Undeterred here are my predictions for the postseason starting with the wildcard games that begin tonight.


The postseason begins tonight on the journey to the World Series.

AL/NL Wild Card –

National League 10/01/13: Cincinnati Reds @ Pittsburgh Pirates/The Pick – Pittsburgh Pirates
American League 10/02/13: Tampa Bay Rays @ Cleveland Indians/The Pick – Tampa Bay Rays

Divisional Series –

ALDS: Tampa Bay Rays v. Boston Red Sox (AL East Champion)/The Pick – Boston in Four Games
ALDS: Detroit Tigers (AL Central Champion) v. Oakland Athletics (AL West Champion)/The Pick – Oakland in Five Games

NLDS: Pittsburgh Pirates v. St. Louis Cardinals (NL Central Champion)/The Pick – St. Louis in Four Games
NLDS: Los Angeles Dodgers (NL West Champion) v. Atlanta Braves (NL East Champion)/The Pick – Los Angeles in Five Games

League Championship Series –

ALCS: Oakland Athletics v. Boston Red Sox/The Pick – Boston in Six Games
NLCS: Los Angeles Dodgers v. St. Louis Cardinals/The Pick – St. Louis in Five Games

2013 World Series –

St. Louis Cardinals v. Boston Red Sox/The Pick – Red Sox in Six

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2013 Posts: 228

2012 MLB Postseason Results: Post World Series

After each round of the Major League Baseball playoffs I’ll update the results

San Francisco Giants players celebrate after defeating the Detroit Tigers to win the MLB World Series baseball championship in Detroit
The San Francisco Giants won their 7th World Series title after sweeping the Detroit Tigers. Photo by Rebecca Cook/Reuters

Wildcard Friday – 10/05/12

National League: St. Louis Cardinals 6 @ Atlanta Braves 3 – Turner Field
American League: Baltimore Orioles 5 @ Texas Rangers 1 – Rangers Ballpark in Arlington

Divisional Series –

American League

Baltimore Orioles v. New York Yankees
Game 1 (October 7): New York Yankees 7 @ Baltimore Orioles 2 (NYY 1-0) – Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Game 2 (October 8): New York Yankees 2 @ Baltimore Orioles 3 (Series Tied 1-1) – Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Game 3 (October 10): Baltimore Orioles 2 @ New York Yankees 3 F/12 (NYY 2-1) – Yankee Stadium
Game 4 (October 11): Baltimore Orioles 2 @ New York Yankees 1 F/13 (Series Tied 2-2) – Yankee Stadium
Game 5 (October 12): Balrimore Orioles 3 @ New York Yankees 1 (New York Wins Series 3-2) – Yankee Stadium

Detroit Tigers v. Oakland Athletics
Game 1 (October 6): Oakland Athletics 1 @ Detroit Tigers 3 (DET 1-0) – Comerica Park
Game 2 (October 7): Oakland Athletics 4 @ Detroit Tigers 5 (DET 2-0) – Comerica Park
Game 3 (October 9): Detroit Tigers 0 @ Oakland Athletics 2 (DET 2-1) – Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Game 4 (October 10): Detroit Tigers 3 @ Oakland Athletics 4 (Series Tied 2-2) – Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Game 5 (October 11): Detroit Tigers 6 @ Oakland Athletics 0 (Detroit Wins Series 3-2) – Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum

National League

St. Louis Cardinals v. Washington Nationals
Game 1 (October 7): Washington Nationals 3 @ St. Louis Cardinals 2 (WSH 1-0) – Busch Stadium
Game 2 (October 8): Washington Nationals 4 @ St. Louis Cardinals 12 (Series Tied 1-1) – Busch Stadium
Game 3 (October 10): St. Louis Cardinals 8 @ Washington Nationals 0 (STL 2-1) – Nationals Park
Game 4 (October 11): St. Louis Cardinals 1 @ Washington Nationals 2 (Series Tied 2-2 – Nationals Park
Game 5 (October 12): St. Louis Cardinals 9 @ Washington Nationals 7 (St. Louis Wins Series 3-2) – Nationals Park

San Francisco Giants v. Cincinnati Reds
Game 1 (October 6): Cincinnati Reds 5 @ San Francisco Giants 2 (CIN 1-0) – AT&T Park
Game 2 (October 7): Cincinnati Reds 9 @ San Francisco Giants 0 (CIN 2-0) – AT&T Park
Game 3 (October 9): San Francisco Giants 2 @ Cincinnati Reds 1 F/10 (CIN 2-1) – Great American Ballpark
Game 4 (October 10): San Francisco Giants 8 @ Cincinnati Reds 3 (Series Tied 2-2) – Great American Ballpark
Game 5 (October 11): San Francisco Giants 6@ Cincinnati Reds 4 (San Francisco Wins Series 3-2) – Great American Ballpark

League Championship Series –

American League

Detroit Tigers v. New York Yankees
Game 1 (October 13): Detroit Tigers 6 @ New York Yankees 4 F/12 (DET 1-0) – Yankee Stadium
Game 2 (October 14): Detroit Tigers 3 @ New York Yankees 0 (DET 2-0) – Yankee Stadium
Game 3 (October 16): New York Yankees 1 @ Detroit Tigers 2 (DET 3-0) – Comerica Park
Game 4 (October 17): New York Yankees 1 @ Detroit Tigers 8 (Detroit Wins Series 4-0) – Comerica Park

National League

St. Louis Cardinals v. San Francisco Giants
Game 1 (October 14): St. Louis Cardinals 6 @ San Francisco Giants 4 (STL 1-0) – AT&T Park
Game 2 (October 15): St. Louis Cardinals 1 @ San Francisco Giants 7 (Series Tied 1-1) – AT&T Park
Game 3 (October 17): San Francisco Giants 1 @ St. Louis Cardinals 3 (STL 2-1) – Busch Stadium
Game 4 (October 18): San Francisco Giants 3 @ St. Louis Cardinals 8 (STL 3-1) – Busch Stadium
Game 5 (October 19): San Francisco Giants 5 @ St. Louis Cardinals 0 (STL 3-2) – Busch Stadium
Game 6 (October 21): St. Louis Cardinals 1 @ San Francisco Giants 5 (Series Tied 3-3) – AT&T Park
Game 7 (October 22): St. Louis Cardinals 0 @ San Francisco Giants 9 (San Francisco Wins Series 4-3) – AT&T Park

World Series –

Detroit Tigers v. San Francisco Giants
Game 1 (October 24): Detroit Tigers 3 @ San Francisco Giants 8 (SF 1-0) – AT&T Park
Game 2 (October 25): Detroit Tigers 0 @ San Francisco Giants 2 (SF 2-0) – AT&T Park
Game 3 (October 27): San Francisco Giants 2 @ Detroit Tigers 0 (SF 3-0) – Comerica Park
Game 4 (October 28): San Francisco Giants 4 @ Detroit Tigers 3 F/10 (San Francisco Giants Wins World Series 4-0) – Comerica Park

San Francisco Giants win seventh World Series title in franchise history (1905, ’21, ’22, ’33, ’54, 2010, ’12)
Second World Series title in three seasons for San Francisco (won in 2010)
World Series MVP: Pablo Sandoval, San Francisco Giants

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