After shutting down the Texas Rangers, Eduardo Rodriguez is due to receive more "spot starts." (Boston Globe) Eduardo Rodriguez Dazzles in Red Sox Debut David Ortiz Connelly’s Top Ten: Red Sox Need DeflateGate Back (Photo by Mark Konezny/NFLPhotoLibrary/Getty Images) Willie McGinest gets voted into the Patriots Hall of Fame NFL: Houston Texans-Training Camp Houston Texans (And Some Former Patriots) to be Featured on HBO’s Hard Knocks

2013 MLB Playoffs Expert Picks: Wildcard Round Results

Tampa won two elimination games to get to the final eight, but now they have to deal with a patient and dangerous Red Sox squad. (getahugetank.com)

The wildcard elimination games are complete, and the best-of-five divisional round series are right on their heels. Perhaps no team is on a bigger roll than the Rays right now, winning two sudden death games in three days (at Texas and at Cleveland) to earn the right to face the Red Sox. Tampa’s stellar pitching carried them right through to this round, while Johnny Cueto simply couldn’t stand up to the pressure of a raucous Pittsburgh crowd.

Overall, our panel saw much of this coming. Tampa and Pittsburgh each got a majority of the selections, giving some a slight edge going to into the divisional round picks. Speaking of which, check back shortly for the next set of picks, and check below for the Wildcard results.

Name John KC Nick B Nick G
Indians vs
Rays
Winner Indians Rays Rays Rays
Pirates vs
Reds
Winner Pirates Pirates Pirates Reds
Total Points 2 4 4 2

Table Legend

  • Two-point picks are bolded.
  • Zero-point picks are crossed out.

Tags: , ,

Discussion

No comments for “2013 MLB Playoffs Expert Picks: Wildcard Round Results”

Post a comment