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#1 BSLChrisStoner

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Posted 09 March 2018 - 08:48 AM

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Posted 09 March 2018 - 09:01 AM

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Posted 12 March 2018 - 01:18 PM

Been waiting on this, but it seems like a good time with a few days until March Madness gets going. 

 

Arizona 85.5 

Atlanta 75.5 

Baltimore 72.5

Boston 92

Chicago Cubs 93.5

Chicago White Sox 70.5

Cincinnati 73.5

Cleveland 94.5

Colorado 82

Detroit 67.5

Houston 97.5

Kansas City 68.5

LA Angels 85

LA Dodgers 95.5 

Miami 64.5

Milwaukee 83.5

Minnesota 83.5

New York Mets 81.5

New York Yankees 94.5

Oakland 75.5

Philadelphia- OFF (It'll update by tomorrow I'm sure)

Pittsburgh 73.5

San Diego 72.5

San Francisco 82.5

Seattle 82

St Louis 86.5

Tampa Bay 75

Texas 76.5

Toronto 81.5

Washington 93.5

 

 

A few standouts to me personally:

Oakland-OVER

Texas-UNDER 

Miami-UNDER

Seattle-UNDER

Tampa Bay-UNDER

Colorado-OVER

 

 


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#4 BSLMikeRandall

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Posted 12 March 2018 - 02:24 PM

I think I would take Houston and Cleveland under. They are one key injury away from hitting 90 wins instead of say 95, or 98 in Houston's case. 


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Posted 12 March 2018 - 03:19 PM

Baltimore sounds just right.



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Posted 12 March 2018 - 05:12 PM

I lean OVER on the Orioles, I don't think Toronto is that much better than us, but a healthy Aaron Sanchez would go a long way for them,


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Posted 17 March 2018 - 06:33 PM

CBS Sports: Jonah Keri's over/under bet picks for 2018: Buy low on Phillies, sell high on Royals
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Posted 17 March 2018 - 09:59 PM

CBS Sports: Jonah Keri's over/under bet picks for 2018: Buy low on Phillies, sell high on Royals
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Another vote for "my beloved A's"!!


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Posted 23 March 2018 - 02:45 PM

An annual thread, let's get some picks people and laugh at ourselves come October:

 

AL East:

New York

Boston (WC)

Baltimore

Toronto

Tampa Bay

 

AL Central:

Minnesota

Cleveland (WC)

Chicago White Sox

Kansas City

Detroit

 

AL West:

Houston

LA Angels

Oakland

Seattle

Texas

 

ALCS: New York over Houston

 

AL MVP: Carlos Correa

CY Young: Chris Sale

 

 

NL East:

Washington

New York Mets

Philadelphia

Atlanta

Miami

 

NL Central:

Chicago Cubs

Milwaukee 

St Louis

Pittsburgh

Cincinnati

 

NL West:

Colorado

LA Dodgers (WC)

Arizona (WC)

San Francisco

San Diego

 

NLCS: Washington over Chicago Cubs

WS: Washington over New York Yankees

 

NL MVP: Nolan Arenado

NY Cy Young: Stephen Strasburg


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Posted 23 March 2018 - 02:50 PM

Yankees, Red Sox, BJs, Indians and Stros.

MVP: Trout
CY: Kluber

Nats, Cubs, Dodgers, Rockies and Cardinals

MVP: Harper
Cy: Kershaw

Yankees over Cubs
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Posted 23 March 2018 - 03:32 PM

*Wild Card

AL East

-Yankees
-Red Sox *
-Orioles
-Blue Jays
-Rays

AL Central
-Indians
-Twins
-White Sox
-Royals
-Tigers

AL West
-Astros
-Mariners *
-Angels
-Rangers
-As

NL East
-Nationals
-Phillies
-Mets
-Braves
-Marlins

NL Central
-Cubs
-Brewers *
-Cardinals *
-Reds
-Pirates

NL West
-Dodgers
-DBacks
-Giants
-Rockies
-Padres

AL Wild Card: Mariners over Red Sox
NL Wild Card: Brewers over Cardinals

ALDS: Astros over Mariners; Indians over Yankees
NLDS: Nationals over Brewers; Cubs over Dodgers

ALCS: Indians over Astros
NLCS: Nationals over Cubs

World Series: Nationals over Indians in 7

AL MVP: Mike Trout
NL MVP: Corey Seager

AL Cy Young: Chris Sale
NL Cy Young: Clayton Kershaw

AL MOY: Scott Servais
NL MOY: Craig Counsell

AL ROY: Shohei Ohtani
NL ROY: Ronald Acuna

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Posted 23 March 2018 - 03:33 PM

Beaner and I both have Washington winning the WS.  Bet accordingly. 


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Posted 24 March 2018 - 10:38 AM

Beaner and I both have Washington winning the WS.  Bet accordingly. 

amen.

an 33rd straight year picking Strasburg to break through and win the Cy Young. 


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