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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. boteman asks Where's My Ring? 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 Posted: October 24, 2013 at 08:16 AM (#4582053)
Man, the Nats and Jays really disappointed this year. Ouch.


Stupid Canada.

I kid.
   8. JE (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.

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