LAist's Postseason Baseball Preview
Your resident gay-bashing gay sports blogger here amped up for the start of the baseball postseason! And seeing how the regular season ended Monday night in the fabulous game that sent the Padres packing, this should be an exciting postseason.
What makes this year’s action exciting is only one of the eight teams were in last year’s playoffs: the New York Yankees.
This year there is a team that has only been to the playoffs one other time and spent most of the season in fourth place in their division: Colorado Rockies.
There is a team that was last in the playoffs 14 years ago, won their last World Series 27 years ago and didn’t take a lead in their division until after the 160th game of the season: Philadelphia Phillies.
There is a team that hasn’t won a World Series in 99 years and has a curse put on it thanks to a goat: Chicago Cubs.
So even though the Dodgers aren’t in it this season, it doesn’t make these series any less compelling. Here are my predictions on how this will play out. Please note that all of my preseason predictions were dead wrong.