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Month: October 2018

Fantasy Football Musings #1

Fantasy Football Musings #1

Note: This blog was meant to be published last Friday, when the news discussed here just broke, but I had to trade away Hyde in my own league first, and then I simply forgot to publish it for a few days. But here it is anyways. I know. We’re all waiting for that next edition of the Stock Up Stock Down column. So am I (note the sarcasm). To be honest, that column takes a very long time to put…

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Alex Cora has Made the Red Sox Unstoppable

Alex Cora has Made the Red Sox Unstoppable

On Tuesday and Wednesday, the Red Sox won the first two games of the World Series against the Dodgers, by scores of 8-4 and then 4-2. The first game was a back-and-forth affair until Eduardo Nunez hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the seventh to make the score 8-4 and seal the win. In game 2, David Price stifled the Dodgers hitters for six innings before the bullpen locked it down. The Red Sox look unstoppable right now…

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Jeff and David’s NBA Predictions

Jeff and David’s NBA Predictions

The NBA season starts tomorrow! Jeff and I will also be writing about the NBA from now on, and we will give our predictions for the upcoming season here.   Playoff Picks: Jeff: Western Conference Golden State Warriors Houston Rockets Utah Jazz LA Lakers Oklahoma City Thunder New Orleans Pelicans Denver Nuggets Portland Trail Blazers Eastern Conference Boston Celtics Toronto Raptors Philadelphia 76ers Milwaukee Bucks Indiana Pacers Washington Wizards Miami Heat Detroit Pistons David: Western Conference Golden State Warriors Houston…

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2018 NL Playoff Preview

2018 NL Playoff Preview

After the chaos of the last few days of the season and the tiebreaker games, the NL side of the playoff bracket is finally set. The postseason begins with the Rockies against the Cubs in the wild card game at Wrigley Field, and the NLDS will begin Thursday.   Milwaukee Brewers NL Central Champions, 96-67 Introduction: The Brew Crew have won the division for the first time since 2011, beating the Cubbies yesterday 3-1 via a pair of go-ahead RBI…

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2018 MLB Playoff Predictions

2018 MLB Playoff Predictions

Ton, Jeff, Derek, and I give our full predictions for the MLB playoffs.   American League AL Wild Card David: Yankees over Athletics Ton: Yankees over Athletics Jeff: Athletics over Yankees Derek: Athletics over Yankees   ALDS Red Sox vs Wild Card David: Yankees over Red Sox 3-1 Ton: Red Sox over Yankees 3-2 Jeff: Athletics over Red Sox 3-2 Derek: Red Sox over Athletics 3-1   ALDS Astros vs Indians David: Astros over Indians 3-1 Ton: Indians over Astros…

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FANTASY FOOTBALL STOCK UP STOCK DOWN (WEEKS 1-4)

FANTASY FOOTBALL STOCK UP STOCK DOWN (WEEKS 1-4)

Hello folks, I am ecstatic to announce the launch of a brand new series for the Seattleite, hosted by one of our friends, Derek Zhang, who offers extensive knowledge in the fields of fantasy football, soccer, and many other sports topics. Enjoy! Welcome to the first ever and super long edition of The Seattleite’s Fantasy Football Stock Up Stock Down! Here’s how this is going to work: we’re going to take a look at some of the biggest overperformers and…

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