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Daily Archives: June 11, 2014

The Latest Odds To Win Each MLB Division In 2014

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AMERICAN LEAGUE

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AL EAST

Analysis: I fully expect the Baltimore Orioles to be involved in trade talks to land an ace pitcher, with using either Kevin Gausman or Dylan Bundy as bait. This year represents the teams best chance to win.

If the Yankees fall out of it, they will drop under the $189 MIL Luxury Tax Threshold, by jettisoning players, and will then sign everyone in the offseason with a fresh slate for a salary tax 1st time offense at only 17.5% – instead of a 50% clip now

The X factors are if Chris Davis can find his 2013 swing, and Ubaldo Jimenez remembers how to throw like his 2nd half 2013 self. Toronto has enough bashers to club their way to the Division Title, and their -133 is not a bad odd either to wager on.

1. TOR -133

2. NYY +320

3.  BOS +500

4.  BAL +650

5.  TB +5000

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – June 11, 2014

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Dan Epstein, the author of the book Stars and Strikes, returns as a guest for today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Today we talked about Reggie Jackson and his favorite baseball movie, The Bad News Bears.

Buy a copy of his book on Amazon by clicking HERE.

Anthony Rizzo, Collin CowgillA. J. Burnett ,Brandon Workman, Andrew McCutchen, Robinson CanoJake Odorizzi and Drew Pomeranz all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball

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Who Owned Baseball Yesterday (June.10) – Updated MLB Yearly ‘WOB’ Standings

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Anthony Rizzo went 3-4 with a homer and a pair of doubles, driving in 3 and scoring 3 as the Cubs took the game 7-3 in Pittsburgh.

Collin Cowgill went 3-6 including a 2 out, 2 strike walk off homer in the bottom of the 14th inning that gave the Angels a 2-1 triumph over the A’s.

A. J. Burnett went 7 1/3 innings letting up just 3 hits and 2 runs, earning the Phillies 5-2 victory over San Diego.

Brandon Workman retired the first 13 batters he faced and took a no hitter into the 6th. He finished with 6 2/3 innings of 1 hit shutout ball, winning the 1-0 game for the Red Sox in Baltimore.

They owned baseball on June 10, 2014.

To view the Yearly Leaders for Who Owned Baseball Standings, plus see who gained 1/2 WOB’s – Click the READ THE REST OF THIS ENTRY ICON OR SCROLL DOWN.

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