Dennis Green, the ex-Vikings and Cardinals NFL football coach is perhaps most famous for uttering the line, ‘they are who we thought they were. As it regards the Minnesota Twins, who’ve been sniffing around a playoff spot for a…
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Cleveland Indians had a nine-game winning streak snapped in a 3-1 loss to the White Sox on Sunday. They are one of the hottest teams in baseball, but the wins have come against Toronto, Cincinnati, the Angels and the first two games against Chicago.
San Francisco Giants came into this this series with the Los Angeles Dodgers on a two-game winnings streak. For a team that’s 25 games under .500 they’ll take these small victories wherever they can find them.
A season once filled with promise has now gone by the wayside in Cincinnati. They have fallen 21 games below .500 after an atrocious start to their post All-Star game schedule.
The Chicago Cubs are doing a great job of putting a dismal first half behind them and announcing themselves as a threat to defend their World Series title.
The American League East is shaping up to be a three-team race between the two juggernauts -Boston and New York- and the upstart Tampa Bay Rays.
The Windy City showdown continues on Wednesday with the first night game of the series as the teams flips stadiums with the Chicago White Sox hosting the Chicago Cubs.
Pittsburgh Pirates has been one of the hotter teams in baseball ever since July 4th. They went 5-1 before the All-Star break and 7-1 in their first eight games after the break.
MLB Expert Picks: The Houston Astros Starts Three-Game Series with the Baltimore Orioles
Houston is a full 15.5 games ahead of Seattle in the American League West, so they can be forgiven for playing .500 ball since the All-Star break ended. This team is not only head and shoulders ahead in their division, they are also ten games up on the Red Sox for the best record in the American League.
Getting swept by the AL West cellar dwellers in Oakland is not the second half start envisioned by the Cleveland Indians. But the offense is still on holiday after being outscored 17-6 over the three-game series.