Henderson Alvarez missed the last month of Mike Redmond’s tenure as Miami Marlins manager, returning only to see Redmond be shown the door minutes after Alvarez’s lackluster performance.
With a record of 18-20, the Orioles start a three-game series on Friday with the Marlins in Miami.
Scott gives his predictions for each division in the American League and National League.
The Baltimore-Washington corridor is experiencing a golden age for baseball, with both the Nationals and Orioles clinching their respective divisions on Tuesday night.
Thanks to five runs combined in the seventh and eighth inning the Birds won 7-3 over the National League East’s best team.
As the post-All-Star Game portion of the season is about to begin, let’s see how I’m doing up to this point.
Prior to last season, I picked the Washington Nationals to win the NL pennant. The Nats finished 86-76 and out of the playoffs. Will they redeem themselves in ’14? Let’s find out.
On Friday, I made my predictions for the upcoming American League baseball season. Now, it’s time for the National League picks.
After finishing the American League it’s now time for me to make my way to the National League, and what better way to start than the NL East.