Fearless Picks For 2011


Thursday, May 26th 2011, 1:35 pm
By: News On 6


Originally Published: Mar 30, 2011 10:35 PM CDT

Tomorrow is opening day.&#160; Hope for everyone.&#160; Even us Cubs fans.&#160; Just remember, any franchise can win the World Series once every hundred years.&#160; It takes epic futility to stink for over a century.&#160; And nobody does that like my Cubs.</P>&#160;</P>Here are my fearless picks for 2011:</P>&#160;</P>National League West:&#160; Rockies.&#160; Injuries held them back last season.</P>National League Central:&#160; Reds.&#160; Get a full season from Edinson Volquez.</P>National League East:&#160; Phillies.&#160; Even if Utley misses time, pitching too good.</P>National League Wildcard:&#160; Brewers.&#160; Nobody else has them.</P>&#160;</P>American League West:&#160; Angels.&#160; They got better and Rangers worse in offseason.</P>American League Central:&#160; White Sox.&#160; Powerful bats.</P>American League East:&#160; Red Sox.&#160; Carl Crawford will make them go.</P>American League Wildcard:&#160; Yankees.&#160; But pitching is average after CC and Hughes.</P>&#160;</P>Person most likely to get every pick wrong:&#160; Me</P>&#160;</P>See you in October.</P>&#160;</P>&#160;</P>&#160;</P><BR/>