Do We Secretly Want to the Cubs to lose??

OK hear me out on this one.  The Cubs have been the most exciting team to watch in baseball over the last two years.  Last year they showed they were going to be a force for the next decade or so but ran into Daniel Murphy and the Mets magical run, being ousted in the NLCS.  This year they look even better, cruising to over 100 wins in the regular season and they didn’t face an elimination game in the first two rounds on their way to  claiming their first NL title in over 70 years.  Everyone is in love with Continue reading Do We Secretly Want to the Cubs to lose??

MLB Playoff Preview / Predictions

162 games per team are in the books and now the real action starts on the diamond.  Every summer you hear the phrase the “Dog Days of Summer” regarding the long baseball season but summer is over and October baseball is already in full force. In 2012 the MLB added in the second wild card creating a one game playoff.  Some hate the after 162 games it all comes down to one game for 4 teams but after its 5th year I think we can all say that this was the right move and creates Game 7 feels to kick Continue reading MLB Playoff Preview / Predictions

MLB Postseason Predictions

It took 163 games to see who will be fighting for the MLB World Series.  Tonight the Pirates will play their first playoff game in 21 years but are they really?  If they lose tonight they are done already.  I know baseball is trying to get more teams involved and add excitement for the fans but the Pirates deserve more than one game.  They control their own fate but it will be a huge let down for the MLB to see this team gone with only one game.  Here are the AVS predictions for this years’ Fall Classic race. Wild Continue reading MLB Postseason Predictions