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-Houston Astros 99-63 In 2018, the Houston Astros appeared to be well on their way to repeating as World Series Champions until they ran into a team of destiny. The Astros won a franchise best 103 games during the regular season before steamrolling the Cleveland Indians in the American League Divisional Series. Houston would then [...]
The 2001 Major League Baseball season saw the Seattle Mariners win 116 games which tied the 1906 Chicago Cubs for the most wins in a single-season. Those Cubs would go on to lose the World Series, while the 2001 Mariners would come up short in the American League Championship Series versus the New York Yankees. [...]
Are the Seattle Mariners poised to end Major League Baseball's longest current playoff drought?
Are the Seattle Mariners ready to end Major League Baseball's longest current playoff drought?
X-Houston Astros 97-65 What a difference that four years made for the Houston Astros. In 2013, the Astros were the worst team in Major League Baseball. That year the Astros lost 111 games and it also marked their third consecutive campaign in which they lost at least 100 games. The Astros were in the midst [...]
The 2017 Major League Baseball season came to an end earlier this month with the Houston Astros crowned as World Series Champions. The Astros along with the Los Angeles Dodgers were the two participants in this year's Fall Classic as they each one 100 games. But the modern version of MLB's Playoff format is different [...]
X-Texas Rangers 90-72 Since 2009, the Texas Rangers have been one of the better teams in Major League Baseball as they have seven winning seasons and a pair of American League Pennants to their credit. But as good as the Rangers have been, the one thing that they've been unable to put on their resume [...]
From 1995-2003, the Seattle Mariners were one of the best teams in Major League Baseball. The Mariners made the only four playoff appearances in franchise history over that stretch which included them tying a single-season MLB record for wins in 2001 with 116. During this span, the M's had future Hall of Famers in Randy [...]
It's safe to say that the first two years for second baseman Robinson Cano as a member of the Seattle Mariners were not been easy. After nine years as a member of the New York Yankees, Cano became a free agent and he was lured to Seattle by a 10-year, $240 million contract. In nine [...]