Saturday, June 23, 2018

Am I Getting Better at World Cup Predictions? 😉

MLB

Friday's Wrapup
Batting Average:  0.625
  1. Athletics at White Sox - game one
  2. Phillies at Nationals
  3. Diamondbacks at Pirates
  4. Mariners at Red Sox
  5. Tigers at Indians
  6. Cubs at Reds
  7. Dodgers at Mets
  8. Yankees at Rays
  9. Orioles at Braves
  10. Cardinals at Brewers
  11. Rangers at Twins
  12. Royals at Houston
  13. Athletics at White Sox - game two
  14. Marlins at Rockies
  15. Blue Jays at Angels
  16. Padres at Giants
Saturday's Matchup

  1. Oakland vs. ChiSox
  2. Texas vs. Minnesota
  3. Miami vs. Colorado
  4. Philadelphia vs. Washington
  5. Arizona vs. Pittsburgh
  6. San Diego vs. San Francisco
  7. St. Louis vs. Milwaukee
  8. Baltimore vs. Atlanta
  9. ChiCubs vs. Cincinnati
  10. NY Yankees vs. Tampa Bay
  11. Detroit vs. Cleveland
  12. Seattle vs. Boston
  13. Kansas City vs. Houston
  14. LA Dodgers vs. NY Mets - Kershaw returns!
  15. Toronto vs. LA Angels
 
World Cup Soccer 2018

Friday's Matches
  • Brazil vs. Costa Rica
  • Nigeria vs. Iceland
  • Serbia vs. Switzerland
Saturday's Matches
  • Belgium vs. Tunisia
  • South Korea vs. Mexico
  • Germany vs. Sweden

Lady Grid out.

Friday, June 22, 2018

Latest and Greatest!

MLB
Thursday's Wrap-up
Batting Average: 0.667
  1. Seattle vs. NY Yankees
  2. Boston vs. Minnesota
  3. NY Mets vs. Colorado
  4. Baltimore vs. Washington
  5. Arizona vs. Pittsburgh
  6. ChiCubs vs. Cincinnati
  7. Oakland vs. ChiSox - postponed
  8. St. Louis vs. Milwaukee
  9. Toronto vs. LA Angels
  10. San Diego vs. San Francisco
Friday's Line-up
  1. Athletics at White Sox - game one
  2. Phillies at Nationals
  3. Diamondbacks at Pirates
  4. Mariners at Red Sox
  5. Tigers at Indians
  6. Cubs at Reds
  7. Dodgers at Mets
  8. Yankees at Rays
  9. Orioles at Braves
  10. Cardinals at Brewers
  11. Rangers at Twins
  12. Royals at Houston
  13. Athletics at White Sox - game two
  14. Marlins at Rockies
  15. Blue Jays at Angels
  16. Padres at Giants
World Cup Soccer 2018

Thursday's Matches
  • Denmark vs. Australia - draw at press time
  • France vs. Peru
  • Argentina vs. Croatia
Friday's Matches
  • Brazil vs. Costa Rica
  • Nigeria vs. Iceland
  • Serbia vs. Switzerland
Lady Grid out.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Lucky Number Thirteen? Yeah, Right!

MLB
Wednesday's Lineup
Batting Average: 0.462 (Out of the 13 games played)
  1. Tigers at Reds - why I did not pick, I do not know.
  2. Braves at Blue Jays - why I did not pick, I do not know.
  3. Cardinals at Phillies 
  4. White Sox at Indians
  5. Dodgers at Cubs
  6. Athletics at Padres
  7. Marlins at Giants 
  8. Mariners at Yankees
  9. Orioles at Nationals
  10. Brewers at Pirates - postponed
  11. Red Sox at Twins
  12. Rays at Astros
  13. Rangers at Royals 
  14. Mets at Rockies 
Thursday's Lineup
  1. Seattle vs. NY Yankees
  2. Boston vs. Minnesota
  3. NY Mets vs. Colorado
  4. Baltimore vs. Washington
  5. Arizona vs. Pittsburgh
  6. ChiCubs vs. Cincinnati
  7. Oakland vs. ChiSox
  8. St. Louis vs. Milwaukee
  9. Toronto vs. LA Angels
  10. San Diego vs. San Francisco

World Cup Soccer 2018

Wednesday's Matches
  • Portugal vs. Morocco - in progress but who I'd pick anyway.
  • Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia
  • Iran vs. Spain
Thursday's Matches
  • Denmark vs. Australia - draw at press time
  • France vs. Peru
  • Argentina vs. Croatia - Messi! Messi!

College World Series - Omaha, NE
  • Arkansas vs. Texas Tech
  • Oregon State vs. UNC 
  • Thursday Elimination Game at 7:00 P.M. CDT - Florida vs. Texas Tech
Lady Grid out.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

The "500 Club" Has Its Newest Member 🤣

MLB

Tuesday's Wrapup
Batting Average:0.500
  1. Dodgers at Cubs - game one of a doubleheader
  2. Baltimore vs. Washington
  3. Milwaukee vs. Pittsburgh
  4. Seattle vs. NY Yankees
  5. St. Louis vs. Philadelphia
  6. Atlanta vs. Toronto
  7. ChiSox vs. Cleveland
  8. Detroit vs. Cincinnati
  9. LA Dodgers vs. ChiCubs - game two of a day-night doubleheader
  10. Boston vs. Minnesota
  11. Tampa Bay vs. Houston - their twelve game winning streak was snapped in grand fashion
  12. Texas vs. Kansas City
  13. NY Mets vs. Colorado
  14. Arizona vs. LA Angels
  15. Oakland vs. San Diego
  16. Miami vs. San Francisco - Rodriguez should have been tossed along with Straily and Mattingly, in my humble opinion. Chippiness abounded. 
Wednesday's Lineup
  1. Tigers at Reds
  2. Braves at Blue Jays
  3. Cardinals at Phillies - I am not a fan of the redbirds, but I like Marcell Ozuna.
  4. White Sox at Indians
  5. Dodgers at Cubs
  6. Athletics at Padres
  7. Marlins at Giants - no plonking today, please.
  8. Mariners at Yankees
  9. Orioles at Nationals
  10. Brewers at Pirates
  11. Red Sox at Twins
  12. Rays at Astros
  13. Rangers at Royals 
  14. Mets at Rockies - Todd Frazier just *has* to save the day. C'mon, Mets!
World Cup Soccer 2018

Tuesday's Matches
  • Colombia vs. Japan
  • Poland vs. Senegal
  • Russia vs. Egypt
Wednesday's Matches
  • Portugal vs. Morocco - in progress but who I'd pick anyway.
  • Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia
  • Iran vs. Spain
College World Series - Omaha, NE
  • Arkansas vs. Texas Tech - my son is a student, and my sister is a fan.
  • Oregon State vs. UNC

Lady Grid out.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

A Day to Celebrate (P.S. I had 90 percent right on Monday!!)

MLB

Monday's Wrapup
Batting Average:0.900
  1. Yankees at Nationals
  2. Cardinals at Phillies -Woohoo for Yadier Molina tied the record for the most games caught with one team. 
  3. Brewers at Pirates
  4. White Sox at Indians
  5. Dodgers at Cubs - delayed. It's the first game below on my predictions for today.
  6. Rays at Astros
  7. Rangers at Royals - Woohoo for Big Sexy! Another win.
  8. Mets at Rockies
  9. Diamondbacks at Angels
  10. Marlins at Giants
Tuesday's Lineup
  1. Dodgers at Cubs
  2. Baltimore vs. Washington
  3. Milwaukee vs. Pittsburgh
  4. Seattle vs. NY Yankees
  5. St. Louis vs. Philadelphia
  6. Atlanta vs. Toronto
  7. ChiSox vs. Cleveland
  8. Detroit vs. Cincinnati
  9. LA Dodgers vs. ChiCubs
  10. Boston vs. Minnesota
  11. Tampa Bay vs. Houston
  12. Texas vs. Kansas City
  13. NY Mets vs. Colorado
  14. Arizona vs. LA Angels
  15. Oakland vs. San Diego
  16. Miami vs. San Francisco

World Cup Soccer 2018

Tuesday's Matches
  • Colombia vs. Japan
  • Poland vs. Senegal
  • Russia vs. Egypt
Lady Grid out.

Monday, June 18, 2018

Well, That Could Have Gone Better. . .

MLB

Sunday's Wrapup
Batting Average: 0.400
  1. Miami vs. Baltimore
  2. Washington vs. Toronto
  3. Minnesota vs. Cleveland
  4. San Diego vs. Atlanta
  5. Cincinnati vs. Pittsburgh
  6. Tampa Bay vs. NY Yankees
  7. Detroit vs. ChiSox
  8. Philadelphia vs. Milwaukee
  9. Houston vs. Kansas City
  10. Colorado vs. Texas - So glad I got this one wrong!
  11. LA Angels vs. Oakland
  12. Boston vs. Seattle
  13. San Francisco vs. LA Dodgers
  14. NY Mets vs. Arizona
  15. ChiCubs vs. St. Louis
Monday's Matchups
  1. Yankees at Nationals
  2. Cardinals at Phillies
  3. Brewers at Pirates
  4. White Sox at Indians
  5. Dodgers at Cubs
  6. Rays at Astros
  7. Rangers at Royals
  8. Mets at Rockies
  9. Diamondbacks at Angels
  10. Marlins at Giants

World Cup Soccer

I attended a CPR class this morning and did not post my predictions for today's matches in time. C'est la vie.

Sunday's Results:
  • Costa Rica vs. Serbia
  • Germany vs. Mexico - Upset City!
  • Brazil vs. Switzerland - Draw
Tuesday's Matches
  • Colombia vs. Japan
  • Poland vs. Senegal
  • Russia vs. Egypt
Lady Grid out.

Sunday, June 17, 2018

A Win, A Draw, and Two Losses - (Or World Cup Soccer Isn't My Thing)

World Cup Soccer
Saturday's Matches
  • France vs. Australia
  • Argentina vs. Iceland - DRAW
  • Peru vs. Denmark
  • Croatia vs. Nigeria
Sunday's Matches
  • Costa Rica vs. Serbia
  • Germany vs. Mexico
  • Brazil vs. Switzerland
MLB
Saturday's Wrapup
Batting Average:0.733
  1. Rays at Yankees
  2. Tigers at White Sox
  3. Astros at Royals
  4. Marlins at Orioles
  5. Angels at Athletics
  6. Rockies at Rangers
  7. Reds at Pirates
  8. Nationals at Blue Jays
  9. Twins at Indians
  10. Phillies at Brewers
  11. Padres at Braves
  12. Red Sox at Mariners
  13. Giants at Dodgers
  14. Cubs at Cardinals
  15. Mets at Diamondbacks
Sunday's Lineup
  1. Miami vs. Baltimore
  2. Washington vs. Toronto
  3. Minnesota vs. Cleveland
  4. San Diego vs. Atlanta
  5. Cincinnati vs. Pittsburgh
  6. Tampa Bay vs. NY Yankees
  7. Detroit vs. ChiSox
  8. Philadelphia vs. Milwaukee
  9. Houston vs. Kansas City
  10. Colorado vs. Texas
  11. LA Angels vs. Oakland
  12. Boston vs. Seattle
  13. San Francisco vs. LA Dodgers
  14. NY Mets vs. Arizona
  15. ChiCubs vs. St. Louis

Lady Grid out.