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    2013 MLB Predictions

    This is something my buddies and I used to do in college. Every year we would predict the winners of all 6 divisions, plus the wild card team from each league and then predict how the playoffs would go. I think it would be fun to do here, and then bump around playoff time and see how it worked out.

    *Note: it's a little different now with 2 wildcard teams making it from each league. The two wildcard teams play each other in a one game playoff before advancing to the divisional round as the 4 seed. ALSO, THE WILDCARD TEAM PLAYS THE NUMBER 1 SEED REGARDLESS OF DIVISIONAL ALIGNMENT NOW.*

    Ill start.

    AL WEST: Angels
    AL CENTRAL: Tigers
    AL EAST: Blue Jays

    NL WEST: Dodgers
    NL CENTRAL: Reds
    NL EAST: Braves

    AL WILDCARDS: Athletics and Yankees
    NL WILDCARDS: Nationals and Giants

    AL WC: Athletics
    NL WC: Nationals

    ALDS: Angels over Athletics
    NLDS: Braves over Nationals

    WORLD SERIES: Angels over Braves


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    Re: 2013 MLB Predictions

    You missed some playoff rounds.


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    Re: 2013 MLB Predictions

    Baseball hasn't even started yet....

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    Quote Originally Posted by GMackey32 View Post
    You missed some playoff rounds.
    I figured it wasn't necessary to include ALCS or NLCS round since you could determine matchup and winner by ALDS/NLDS results and World Series matchup.



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    Quote Originally Posted by theantiAIRBHG View Post
    I figured it wasn't necessary to include ALCS or NLCS round since you could determine matchup and winner by ALDS/NLDS results and World Series matchup.
    ah gotcha. I figured you just forgot them.


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    So frickin jealous of what they have in Ames. It's truly amazing what Fred has done coming in with 0 coaching experience.

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    Reds will win it all.

    Oh, ****, I forgot... Dusty. Never mind.


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    not because they are easy, but because they are hard ... because that challenge is one that we are willing to accept, one we are unwilling to postpone, and one which we intend to win....

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    Quote Originally Posted by GMackey32 View Post
    ah gotcha. I figured you just forgot them.
    I figured I would try to make it as streamline as possible since the Cubs or Royals aren't included.



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    Quote Originally Posted by theantiAIRBHG View Post
    I figured I would try to make it as streamline as possible since the Cubs or Royals aren't included.


    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    I agree. We didn't choose Iowa State because it is easy. We chose Iowa State because it is awesome.
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    Alright Mackey. Time to come clean. I'm 99% sure that I know your pops. I used to work with him at a particular establishment in CF. I know he's a big Raiders/Royals fan that has a kid who goes to ISU.



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    Quote Originally Posted by theantiAIRBHG View Post
    Alright Mackey. Time to come clean. I'm 99% sure that I know your pops. I used to work with him at a particular establishment in CF. I know he's a big Raiders/Royals fan that has a kid who goes to ISU.
    That's him.


    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
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    So frickin jealous of what they have in Ames. It's truly amazing what Fred has done coming in with 0 coaching experience.

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    Quote Originally Posted by theantiAIRBHG View Post
    This is something my buddies and I used to do in college. Every year we would predict the winners of all 6 divisions, plus the wild card team from each league and then predict how the playoffs would go. I think it would be fun to do here, and then bump around playoff time and see how it worked out.

    *Note: it's a little different now with 2 wildcard teams making it from each league. The two wildcard teams play each other in a one game playoff before advancing to the divisional round as the 4 seed. ALSO, THE WILDCARD TEAM PLAYS THE NUMBER 1 SEED REGARDLESS OF DIVISIONAL ALIGNMENT NOW.*

    Ill start.

    AL WEST: Angels
    AL CENTRAL: Tigers
    AL EAST: Blue Jays

    NL WEST: Dodgers
    NL CENTRAL: Reds
    NL EAST: Braves

    AL WILDCARDS: Athletics and Yankees
    NL WILDCARDS: Nationals and Giants

    AL WC: Athletics
    NL WC: Nationals

    ALDS: Angels over Athletics
    NLDS: Nationals over Braves

    WORLD SERIES: Angels over Braves
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    Re: 2013 MLB Predictions

    Braves lose in NLCS or WS....which is it? I take them to win it all.



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    Re: 2013 MLB Predictions

    Ooops. Edit. Sorry, that should say Braves over Nationals. I blame Busch Light.



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    Re: 2013 MLB Predictions

    Quote Originally Posted by theantiAIRBHG View Post
    I figured I would try to make it as streamline as possible since the Cubs or Royals aren't included.
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    Double




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    Quote Originally Posted by theantiAIRBHG View Post
    Ooops. Edit. Sorry, that should say Braves over Nationals. I blame Busch Light.
    Can you still get Busch Light 30 packs in the 'Loo? I'm ****** you can't in Ames.


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