American League 1. New York Yankees 2. Minnesota Twins 3. Oakland Athletics 4. Tampa Bay Rays 5.Cleveland Indians American League Wild Card Game Cleveland Indians vs. Tampa Bay Rays For the second straight year the Rays find a way to get it done in the wild card game. American League Divisional Series Tampa Bay Rays [...]
X-New York Yankees 95-67 The last three years have been very interesting for the New York Yankees. The Yankees have made the playoffs in each of the last three years, but there they could not overcome the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox who respectively were each too much for them. In 2018, the Red [...]
X-Oakland Athletics 90-73 In each of the last two years the Oakland Athletics were able to win 97 games, but they were unable to win the American League West as they couldn't overcome the Houston Astros. And for the second consecutive year, the Athletics were relegated to the A.L. Wild Card Game. But unfortunately for [...]
X-St. Louis Cardinals 91-71 After missing the playoffs in each of the previous three seasons, the St. Louis Cardinals entered the 2019 Major League Baseball campaign by flying under the radar as in recent years they've been surpassed in the division by the Chicago Cubs and Milwaukee Brewers. But whereas it was the Brewers and [...]
X-Los Angeles Dodgers 99-63 During the 2010's, the Los Angeles Dodgers stated their case in regards of being the team to beat in the National League West. During the decade the Dodgers only finished with a losing record once, while they won the last seven division titles. However the Dodgers success in the regular season [...]
X-Minnesota Twins 94-68 In 2019, the Minnesota Twins took advantage of playing in Major League Baseball's weakest division. Both the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals each lost at least 100 games, and the Twins were able to take advantage of that as 50 of their 101 wins came within the American League Central. But [...]
X-Atlanta Braves 96-66 The National League East was Major League Baseball's toughest division in 2019 as the Miami Marlins were the only team to finish the season with a losing record. But as the teams in the N.L. East would beat up on each other last season, it was the Braves who emerged from the [...]
The New York Yankees are upset at the Houston Astros, but where was the outrage in 1996 with Jeffrey Maier?
Pitchers and catchers are set to report in a few days for spring training around Major League Baseball as all 30 teams have their sights set on claiming the World Series Title for 2020. But in reality we know that only a few teams are the ones that have a legitimate shot to be standing [...]
As a Major League Baseball manager, Dusty Baker has led four different teams to the postseason. Will the Houston Astros be the fifth?