Erik Seybold’s MLB Predictions

Erik Seybold's 2012 MLB Season Predictions

American League

AL East winner – New York Yankees

AL Central winner – Detroit Tigers

AL West winner – Texas Rangers

AL Wild Card Teams (2) – Los Angeles Angels, Tampa Bay Rays

 

AL MVP – Robinson Cano

AL Cy Young – Justin Verlander

AL Rookie of the Year – Matt Moore

AL Manager of the Year – Joe Maddon

 

National League

NL East winner – Philadelphia Phillies

NL Central winner – St. Louis Cardinals

NL West winner – Arizona Diamondbacks 

NL Wild Card Teams (2) – Washington Nationals, Milwaukee Brewers

 

NL MVP – Justin Upton

NL Cy Young – Cole Hamels

NL Rookie of the Year – Yonder Alonso

NL Manager of the Year – Davey Johnson

 

World Series matchup – Rays vs Phillies

World Series champion and # of games – Phillies in 6 games.

 

Phillies predictions

 

Total number of Phillies wins – 94

 

What date does Ryan Howard return to the Phillies lineup (if at all)? – June 6, 2012

What date does Chase Utley return to the Phillies lineup (if at all)? – May 26, 2012

 

Which Phillies ace has most wins and how many – Roy Halladay, 18.

To follow up "Good game, let's go eat," what will be Hunter Pence's next catchphrase? –

 "Let's Go Celebrate!"