Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

2013 World Series: ESPN’s expert predictions - ESPN

I should have posted these earlier today. Still, the post is good for reference.

Jim Furtado Posted: October 23, 2013 at 07:52 PM | 12 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: cardinals, predictions, red sox, world series

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. SouthSideRyan Posted: October 23, 2013 at 08:25 PM (#4581424)
Preseason Predictions

-10 out of 26 had Cardinals in the playoffs.
-5 out of 26 had Cardinals winning the divison.
-3 out of 26 had the Red Sox in the playoffs.
-0 out of 26 had them winning the division.
-0 out of 52 on World Series teams.


(Glanville and Tony Lee made WS predictions but were not a part of the preseason picks.)
   2. Cooper Nielson Posted: October 23, 2013 at 10:42 PM (#4581881)
Looks like every single one of the ESPN Experts predicted a 6- or 7-game series. So I'm gonna go ahead and say Cardinals (or Red Sox) in 4.

[Oh, wait. Michael Knisley has Cardinals in 5.]
   3. ellsbury my heart at wounded knee Posted: October 23, 2013 at 10:51 PM (#4581918)
Was there a BBTF preseason prediction thread? I can't seem to find one.
   4. Bote Man makes baseball fun again Posted: October 23, 2013 at 11:34 PM (#4582008)
I'll post my predictions next Thursday.
   5. Ivan Grushenko of Hong Kong Posted: October 24, 2013 at 02:33 AM (#4582035)
Is that a prediction?
   6. ellsbury my heart at wounded knee Posted: October 24, 2013 at 03:35 AM (#4582038)
I guess this is it? Looks like no one here got it even remotely right, either.

Man, the Nats and Jays really disappointed this year. Ouch.
   7. Bitter Mouse, Space Tyrant Posted: October 24, 2013 at 08:16 AM (#4582053)
Man, the Nats and Jays really disappointed this year. Ouch.


Stupid Canada.

I kid.
   8. JEe (Jason) Posted: October 24, 2013 at 09:13 AM (#4582072)
At the last minute, I chickened out on the Pirates nabbing one of the wildcard spots.
   9. Yeaarrgghhhh Posted: October 24, 2013 at 11:10 AM (#4582243)
9. Esoteric is back in black Posted: March 29, 2013 at 02:53 PM (#4399249)

I fully expect the Nationals to fail to even make the postseason at this point, given the way they're the odds-on favorite to not just go to the World Series, but to win it.


Give that man a cigar.
   10. Crispix reaches boiling point with lackluster play Posted: October 24, 2013 at 11:22 AM (#4582257)
Man, the Nats and Jays really disappointed this year. Ouch.

Yet somehow Angels fans are infinitely more unhappy with their team.
   11. Randomly Fluctuating Defensive Metric Posted: October 24, 2013 at 06:24 PM (#4582560)
I picked Pujols to win the MVP. Bounce back year, baby. Like a brick off cement. Geeze. Anyone want any hot investment tips?
   12. Davo's Favorite Tacos Are Moose Tacos Posted: October 24, 2013 at 06:30 PM (#4582561)
Was there a BBTF preseason prediction thread? I can't seem to find one.[/quote
I had Angels over Nationals in 7.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Adam S
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogSan Diego Gay Men’s Chorus Humiliated in Homophobic ‘Nightmare’ at Padres Game
(206 - 1:40pm, May 24)
Last: Lassus

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 5-23-2016
(26 - 1:36pm, May 24)
Last: Hysterical & Useless

NewsblogMarlins Sue Season Ticketholders, Vendors Bankrupted by Small Crowds
(13 - 1:36pm, May 24)
Last: AROM

NewsblogNYP: Bartolo Colon told Nationals: ‘Throw it down the middle, [I’m] not swinging’
(4 - 1:32pm, May 24)
Last: Batman

NewsblogOMNICHATTER 5-24-16
(22 - 1:32pm, May 24)
Last: dr. scott

NewsblogFull Count » Red Sox reliever Carson Smith will have Tommy John surgery Tuesday
(8 - 1:31pm, May 24)
Last: Golfing Great Mitch Cumstein

NewsblogOTP 2016 May 23: Baseball owners hear from Democratic, Republican strategists
(284 - 1:30pm, May 24)
Last: ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick

NewsblogWhat's behind Jeff Samardzija's turnaround in 2016? | FOX Sports
(5 - 1:23pm, May 24)
Last: dr. scott

Sox TherapyHow Fun Is That?
(58 - 1:08pm, May 24)
Last: Jose Remains The Most Absurd Thing on the Site

NewsblogBraves trade minor leaguers for draft pick (and Matusz)
(8 - 12:56pm, May 24)
Last: Charles S. storms out of Wrigley before walk-off

NewsblogAtlanta Braves prospect Dansby Swanson stays focused in Double-A debut with Mississippi | MiLB.com
(2 - 12:27pm, May 24)
Last: RoyalsRetro (AG#1F)

NewsblogPlease don't take away our glorious intentional walks
(47 - 12:24pm, May 24)
Last: Betts, Bogaerts, and D Price(GGC)

NewsblogRed Sox must turn to Christian Vazquez to help struggling pitchers - Boston Red Sox Blog- ESPN
(105 - 12:11pm, May 24)
Last: Joe Bivens, Minor Genius

NewsblogOT Gaming: October 2015
(448 - 12:07pm, May 24)
Last: Fancy Pants with a clinging marmoset on his Handle

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 5-24-2016
(15 - 12:02pm, May 24)
Last: BDC

Page rendered in 0.1460 seconds
47 querie(s) executed