April 7, 2009

Predictions: The Hardball Times

One last set of predictions, from The Hardball Times. Here is a quick summary of the East teams and how the 26 writers picked them to finish:
             1st  2nd  3rd  4th  5th
Red Sox 15 8 3 0 0
Yankees 10 7 9 0 0
Rays 1 11 14 0 0
Blue Jays 0 0 0 13 13
Orioles 0 0 0 13 13
World Series
Red Sox      10
Yankees 5
Cubs 4
Rays 4
Mets 2
Atlanta 1
Angels 1
AL Pennant (25 of 26 from the ALE!)
Red Sox      13
Yankees 9
Rays 3
Angels 1
NL Pennant
Cubs         14
Mets 5
Diamondbacks 2
Dodgers 2
Giants 2
Atlanta 1
Marlins 1
AL MVP
Grady Sizemore    15
Mark Teixeira 6
B.J. Upton 2
Kevin Youkilis 1
Josh Hamilton 1
Nick Markakis 1
Alex Rodriguez 1
AL Cy Young
Roy Halladay      11
C.C. Sabathia 6
Josh Beckett 3
Zack Greinke 3
Daisuke Matsuzaka 1
Francisco Liriano 1
John Lackey 1
James Shields 1

2 comments:

Ish said...

Notice nobody seems to think Pedroia will win MVP again.

seawolvesfan said...

"Notice nobody seems to think Pedroia will win MVP again."

After his off-season workout program, he the possibilty to put up even huger #'s, the writers are in for a rude awakening, so are our opponents. And nobody picked Jon Lester for Cy Young.........