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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

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   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 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. Mellow Mouse, Benevolent 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. Renegade (((JE))) 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.

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