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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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    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.


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    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.


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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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    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 GMackey32 View Post
    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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