Posts Tagged ‘ NL West ’

The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

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My 2019 MLB predictions sure to go wrong included in this edition

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Five games tonight
3. ESPN Wednesday DH GM1: Pacers @ Thunder, 7 pm
4. ESPN Wednesday DH GM2: Lakers @ Jazz, 9:30 pm

Second Quarter: College Basketball

1. NCAA men’s tournament scoreboard
2. NIT scoreboard
3. CBI scoreboard
4. CIT scoreboard

Third Quarter: NHL

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Four games this evening, non-NBCSN games: Maple Leafs @ Flyers, 6 pm; Stars @ Flames, 8:30 pm
3. NBCSN Wednesday Night Hockey DH GM1: Rangers @ Bruins, 6:30 pm
4. NBCSN Wednesday Night Hockey DH GM2: Golden Knights @ Avalanche, 9 pm

Fourth Quarter: MLB 2019 predictions sure to go wrong (season starts Thursday)

1. American League
AL East: Yankees, Red Sox (WC), Rays (WC), Blue Jays, Orioles
AL Central: Indians, Twins, White Sox, Royals, Tigers
AL West: Astros, Athletics, Angels, Mariners, Rangers
2. National League
NL East: Nationals, Phillies (WC), Braves (WC), Mets, Marlins
NL Central: Brewers, Cubs, Cardinals, Pirates, Reds
NL West: Rockies, Dodgers, Padres, Diamondbacks, Giants
3. MLB Playoffs
AL Wildcard: Red Sox over Rays; NL Wildcard: Braves over Phillies
ALDS: Yankees over Red Sox, Astros over Indians
NLDS: Brewers over Braves, Rockies over Nationals
ALCS: Astros over Yankees in seven
NLCS: Brewers over Rockies in five
4. World Series – Astros over Brewers in six

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2019 Posts: 63

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week

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That’s right Earl, one more day of the regular season with game 163 in Chicago and Los Angeles. Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. The NL Central and West will be settled today, as will the wildcard
3. GM163: Brewers @ Cubs, Noon/ESPN
4. GM163: Rockies @ Dodgers, 3 pm/ESPN

Second Quarter: College Football

1. Should Clemson drop in the rankings?
2. Getting closer to the first CFP rankings
3. 4Q teams of the week: Notre Dame Fighting Irish
4. Best game this week?

Third Quarter: NFL

1. NFL scoreboard
2. Ravens smacked around the Steelers on SNF
3. No ties this week (but three overtime games)
4. ESPN Monday Night Football: Chiefs (3-0) @ Broncos (2-1), 7:20 pm

Fourth Quarter: Monday Links

1. UMass suspends their football coach for insensitive comments
2. Four straight years of .247 average
3. Giving the bird to the Seahawks
4. Mike Scioscia leaving the Angels after 19 seasons in Anaheim

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2018 Posts: 188

The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

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Who wants to go Miami? This guy

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. NL Central/West and Wildcard are extremely tight this last week
3. ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball GM1: Brewers @ Cardinals, 6 pm
4. ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball GM2: Dodgers @ Diamondbacks, 8:30 pm

Second Quarter: College Football

1. ACC takes center stage this Thursday night
2. Should gameday of gone to South Bend this weekend?
3. Is Pawl Finebaum right calling Nebraska a disaster?
4. Alabama is nearly a 50 point favorite this weekend

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Thursday Night Football is a great match-up on paper
2. Best game?
3. Flipside, worst game?
4. Second week that the NFL has three games in the 3 pm window, why?

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1. Back peddling at the University of Maryland right?
2. Chelsea beats Liverpool in the League Cup
3. James Harrison says Le’Veon Bell should fake an injury
4. Jimmy wants to go to South Beach

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2018 Posts: 185

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week

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Brooks Koepka held off the field to win the PGA Championship on Sunday

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. ESPN Monday Night Baseball: Mets @ Yankees, 6 pm
3. Which west division match-up is better? AL or NL?
4. Wildcard races are also heating up in the senior and junior circuits

Second Quarter: College Football/NFL

CFB
1. Just a few more weeks until the season starts
2. Also that means predictions sure to go wrong will be back!
NFL
3. Was your favorite team stung by the injury bug week one of preseason?
4. What stood out to you this first full week of games?

Third Quarter: NBA/NHL

1. NBA free agent tracker
2. Schedule for the 2018-19 season is out
3. NHL free agent tracker
4. No worry in Vegas about a follow-up

Fourth Quarter: Monday Links

1. Incredible run of play by DC led from Wayne Rooney
2. Tiger stalked the field like old times, but Brooks Koepka was unbeatable
3. Another B1G east coach on paid leave, but doesn’t look for for Maryland or DJ Durkin
4. Robert Quinn on the why

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2018 Posts: 154

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you


Brad Hand will start the second half in a new city

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. One game tonight to start the second half, Cardinals @ Cubs, 6 pm/ESPN
3. AL East Standings: BOS, NYY -4.5 GM, TB -18, TOR -23.5, BAL -39.5
4. AL Central: CLE, MIN -7.5 GM, DET -12.5, CWS -19, KC -25
5. AL West: HOU, SEA -5 GM, OAK -8, LAA -14, TEX -22
6. AL Wildcard: NYY +5, SEA, OAK -3 GM, TB -8.5, LAA -9, MIN -12.5

Second Quarter: MLB Part II

1. NL East: PHI, ATL -0.5 GM, WSH -5.5, MIA/NYM -13.5
2. NL Central: CHC, MIL -2.5 GM, StL -7.5, PIT -9, CIN -13.5
3. NL West: LAD, ARI -0.5 GB, COL -2, SF -4, SD -14.5
4. NL Wildcard: MIL +1, ATL, ARI -0.5 GB, COL -2, StL/SF -4, WSH -5.5, PIT -5, CIN -10

Third Quarter: NBA/NHL

1. NBA free agency tracker
2. Next domino to fall?
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3. NHL free agency tracker 
4. Which team needs to make a move?

Fourth Quarter: Potpourri

1. The Open Leaderboard
2. Who wins the Open Championship?
3. Dolphins to punish those using their freedom of expression
4. Potential MLB expansion cities announced?

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2018 Posts: 140

2018 MLB Predictions Sure to go Wrong

Today the 2018 Major League Baseball season begins, so how about some predictions!

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MLB predictions for 2018 sure to go wrong

First Quarter: American League

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

Second Quarter: National League

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

Third Quarter: Postseason Part I

1. AL Wildcard Game: Red Sox over Angels
2. NL Wildcard Game: Rockies over Brewers
3. ALDS: Astros over Red Sox, Indians over Yankees
4. NLDS: Cubs over Rockies, Nationals over Dodgers

Fourth Quarter: League Championship and World Series

1. ALCS: Astros over Indians
2. NLCS: Cubs over Nationals
3. World Series: Astros over Cubs
4. In a battle of the last two World Series champions, Houston repeats

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

2017 Posts: 63

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

NBA: Milwaukee Bucks at Sacramento Kings
No Kidd(ing) the Bucks fired their head coach

First Quarter: MLB

1) Who voted for who on their Hall of Fame ballot
2) Another week, another Giants move
3) Is the NL West going to be the best?
4) These free agents still need somewhere to go

Second Quarter: NBA/NHL

NBA
1) NBA scoreboard
2) Milwaukee fires Kidd
NHL
3) NHL scoreboard
4) Avalanche warning for the NHL

Second Quarter: NFL

1) Arizona has decided on a new head coach
2) Cleveland’s new OC thinking must be “if you can beat them … then join them
3) Your New York football Giants have a new head coach
4) 6 to 1 = unhappiness

Fourth Quarter: Tuesday Links/Scoreboard

1) Yes, yes they should investigate
2) Pizza, pizza for all!
3) MBB scoreboard
4) WBB scoreboard

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2018 Posts: 17

The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

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New York beat Minnesota to move on in the AL postseason, led by Aaron Judge

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. NL Wildcard Game: Rockies @ Diamondbacks, 7 pm/TBS
3. Yankees win last night has them in going to Cleveland
4. Full predictions tomorrow

Second Quarter: NFL

1. Tomorrow Thursday night football is a AFC East v. NFC South battle
2. Are you watching?
3. Can one of the 0-4 teams make the playoffs?
4. Game you want to see this weekend?

Third Quarter: College Football

1. Fun Belt tonight!
2. Which match-up are you most looking forward to?
3. Team that needs a win this weekend
4. Who’ll have a Heisman moment next?

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1. C’mon Cam!
2. Katie Nolan worst kept secret of her going to Bristol made official
3. Disney World kicks out Alex Morgan and others
4. NHL season begins tonight so here are some expert predictions

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2017 Posts: 183

2017 MLB Predictions Sure to go Wrong

Today the 2017 Major League Baseball season begins, so how about some predictions!

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Did I jinx your team?

First Quarter: American League

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

Second Quarter: National League

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

Third Quarter: Postseason Part I

1. AL Wildcard Game: Royals over Rangers
2. NL Wildcard Game: Rockies over Mets
3. ALDS: Indians over Royals, Red Sox over Mariners
4. NLDS: Cubs over Rockies, Dodgers over Nationals

Fourth Quarter: League Championship and World Series

1. ALCS: Indians over Red Sox
2. NLCS: Cubs over Dodgers
3. World Series: Cubs over Indians
4. There you have it, the Cubs will win again

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

2017 Posts: 64

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