Tagged: Post Season Awards

(Not So) Bold Predictions!

Okay. okay. I know. Every blogger out there makes their predictions of the upcoming season starting with every free agent signing, but I decided to wait as close to Opening Day as I could. So here it goes. Let’s see how good I can be.

National League

NL East.

  1. Phillies
  2. Braves
  3. Marlins
  4. Nationals
  5. Mets

NL Central

  1. Cardinals
  2. Cubs
  3. Brewers
  4. Reds
  5. Astros
  6. Pirates

NL West

  1. Dbacks
  2. Giants
  3. Rockies
  4. Dodgers
  5. Padres

American League

AL East

  1. Red Sox
  2. Yankees
  3. Rays
  4. Orioles
  5. Blue Jays

AL Central

  1. Twins
  2. White Sox
  3. Tigers
  4. Royals
  5. Indians

AL West

  1. Mariners
  2. Rangers
  3. Athletics
  4. Angels



  • Phillies over Diamondbacks in 4
  • Cardinals over Braves in 4


  • Red Sox over Twins in 4
  • Mariners over Yankees in 5


  • Phillies over Cardinals in 6
  • Red Sox over Mariners in 6


  • Phillies over Red Sox in 7 (Roy Halladay named WS MVP)

Post Season Awards

  • NL Rookie of the Year: Jason Heyward (Atl)
  • AL Rookie of the Year: Desmond Jennings (TB)
  • NL Manager of the Year: A.J. Hinch (Arz)
  • AL Manager of the Year: Don Wakamatsu (Sea)
  • NL Cy Young: Roy Halladay (Phi)
  • AL Cy Young: Felix Hernandez (Sea)
  • NL MVP: Chase Utley (Phi)
  • AL MVP: Alex Rodriguez (NYY)

And as a Tie Breaker from everyone else

  • AL Comeback Player of the Year: Carlos Pena (TB)
  • NL Comeback Player of the Year: Brad Lidge (Phi)