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World Series Prediction

Posted by Lewigi , Oct 25 2010 · 44 views
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Rangers in five. I expect them to split the first two in AT&T Park, because the Rangers pitch the UNBEATABLE ONE against THE FREAK in game 1, and while Lincecum is terrific, Cliff Lee is better. As for game 2, there's no DH, so Sanchez will beat Wilson. Then the Rangers will have their DH back for the next three games, Colby Lewis will hold the form he had in the ALCS, and the Rangers offense will beat Matt Cain and win game 3. Game 4 will be won by the Rangers bullpen, like it did in the last Tommy Hunter start, while Bumgarner will still do well, but will not be able to hold off the Rangers in game 4. Game 5, you have THE UNBEATABLE ONE, Cliff Lee against THE FREAK, Tim Lincecum again, and Cliff will win it in front of the home fans for the Rangers first World Series ever.

And if I'm wrong, the Cubs will win the World Series next year.

That way, I can't lose. biggrin.gif


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The Giants Win The Pennant! The Giants Win The Pennant!

Posted by Lewigi , Oct 25 2010 · 39 views
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Sorry, no snazzy NL Champs image because I couldn't find one on SFGiants.com, but I doubt many of you Giants fans care, since you already know that they're the champs. The Giants pulled an improbable win over the previous champions of the National League of Professional Baseball Clubs, two years running, and now they face the other underdog out of the American League, the Texas Rangers. Also, enjoy it while you can, Iro and Nuju Metru. Because your team is never assured of another trip to the Fall Classic--the Giants could be the next team to go on a hundred-year drought, or it could go the same way for the Texas Rangers, just as it did for my Cubbies.

The World Series, to me, is the hardest sports final in all of sports to win, rather than the Stanley Cup Final, as the NHL often boasts, since it is so hard to get there. There is no salary cap, so if you're in a big market, and make smart signings, you can create a Yankee-like dynasty much easier than in other sports, where two years from now a last-place team may win the Cup. Also, unlike other sports, there are only two rounds of the playoffs, so it's more likely that you will face better teams than in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, where although you have to win sixteen games, they may be against the eighth-best team in your conference, rather than the second-best.

That is why the Commissioner's Trophy, the ultimate prize since the St. Louis Cardinals first won it a little less than sixty years ago, is the hardest trophy in all of sports to win, and now the Giants are just four wins away from it. And the man who helped them more than any other? Cody Ross. Ross proved to be a NLCS hero in game 1, when he hit two home runs off of Doc Halladay (granted, he had an injury that kept him from his best game, but he's still Doc Oc (Doctor October tongue.gif), the man who threw a no-hitter in his first MLB playoff game). Ross continued to come up with big hits in that series and became as much a offensive hero as likely Rookie of the Year, Buster Posey. Congratulations to Cody Ross, the NLCS MVP.

Now, sorry Giants fans, here comes the prediction, and you won't like it.


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The Texas Rangers Ride Again!

Posted by Lewigi , Oct 22 2010 · 37 views
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The Texas Rangers are now the champions of the American League of Professional Baseball Clubs, and will play in their first World Series in franchise history, and I'd say they are the favorites to win it. They have become what the Phillies were supposed to be--a pitching-heavy all-around champion, and they beat the two teams with the best regular season records in their league, and also toppled the 2009 World Series champions. Congratulations to the Texas Rangers, and their fans in the Lone Star State, the new holders of the Warren Harridge AL Champs Trophy.

Also, congratulations to Josh Hamilton, the ALCS MVP Award winner. He is da man. Even if he didn't win it, he would be da man. And his teammates are da men for: 1) Winning the ALCS, 2) Having a celebration with Ginger Ale instead of champagne for Josh Hamilton. Everybody on the Rangers is da man, but Josh Hamilton in particular is da man.

HI HO, HAMILTON--AWAY!


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B R C Mythology Topic

Posted by Lewigi , Oct 22 2010 · 17 views
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I just took over the Mythology topic that Adventurer handled before he stepped down, so I'd like for you folks to check it out. Link


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Pahrak-kal Attacks!

Posted by Lewigi , Oct 22 2010 · 8 views
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'nother new rank. Pahrak-Kal Attacks me, which makes me all that much closer to the awesome rank image with all the Bohrok-Kal destroyed.








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Bzpower Members' Teams

Here, the favorite teams of all the BZPower members I can find are listed. If you'd like me to add you, please comment in the Official Favorite MLB Teams Entry of the BaseBlog. I will try to add you as soon as possible.


National League

Central Division

Chicago Cubs: LewaLew, 55555, What?, Megan51, Makuta Jarvan

Cincinnati Reds: None

Pittsburgh Pirates: WERE DOING THIS

Milwaukee Brewers: Cherixon, Than the Moa

St. Louis Cardinals: Toa Onarax, Toaman25
 
 
West Division

San Francisco Giants: Nuju Metru, Iro, Great being Velika

Los Angeles Dodgers: None

Colorado Rockies: Shadix, Alpha123, xccj

Arizona Diamondbacks: Progenitus Worldsoul

San Diego Padres: thoron

 
East Division

Philadelphia Phillies: Akuna Toa of Sonics, Legolover-361, Sir Dr. Mr. Count Celu MD

New York Mets: Bambi

Atlanta Braves: None

Miami Marlins: None

Washington Nationals: None

 
 
 
American League

Central Division

Minnesota Twins: Zakitano, Takuma Nuva, Zerothemaster

Detroit Tigers: None

Cleveland Indians: Aho-Chan

Kansas City Royals: None

Chicago White Sox: terminallyCapricious

 
West Division

Texas Rangers: Rarity, tent163phantoka

Los Angeles Angels: thebeggarpie

Oakland Athletics: None

Seattle Mariners: Kakaru, Toa Kaithas, Swert
 
Houston Astros: Flaredrick: Forgotten One
 

East Division

New York Yankees: Captain Marvel, Kylus, Toa 11, Zarayna

Boston Red Sox: Chro, Iskandar

Toronto Blue Jays: Blade: Hero of Truth

Baltimore Orioles: Princess Grr (That's the Smeaginator, if he has another name change sometime again)

Tampa Bay Rays: Sumiki

 
 
2nd Favorites

Nuju Metru: New York Yankees

Iro: Oakland Athletics

WERE DOING THIS: New York Yankees

Zerothemaster: Colorado Rockies
 
Toa Onarax: Boston Red Sox
 
xccj: Seattle Mariners
 
Kakaru: Colorado Rockies
 
Flaredrick: Forgotten One: Texas Rangers
 
Great being Velika: Oakland Athletics
 

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I'm LewaLew, former BZPower RK, former Reporter, and former unofficial baseball blogger. Once, this blog served as the home of my primarily baseball-related musings. Now that I'm in college, I have little time for baseball and BZPower, so it sits here idle except for an occasional visit on my part. Please enjoy or cringe at what you read from my past, and if you'd like, go ahead and comment in the favorite baseball teams entry so that the next time a blue moon rolls around and I visit, I can add you to that content block.

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