2012 MLB PREDICTIONS FROM VCU MEN'S BASEBALL: PLAYERS EDITION

RICHMOND, Va. – The MLB season got underway just a few weeks ago, so we decided to check in with the VCU baseball program to see what their predictions were for this upcoming year in “The Show.”



Nick Abrahamson

Josh
Alford


Zac
Bellinger


Joey
Cujas


Bill
Cullen


Ryan
Farrar


Michael
Graham
AL East Winner
Yankees
Yankees
Yankees
Yankees Yankees
Red Sox
Yankees
AL Central Winner
Tigers Tigers
Tigers
Tigers
Tigers
Tigers
Tigers
AL West Winner
Angels Rangers Angels Angels Angels Rangers Angels
AL Wild Card #1
Rangers
 Red Sox
 Rays Red Sox
 Rays  Angels  Rangers
AL Wild Card #2  Red Sox
 Angels
 Red Sox
Rays
 Rangers  Rays Rays
               
NL East Winner
Phillies Phillies Phillies
Phillies
Phillies Phillies Phillies
NL Central Winner
Brewers Reds Cardinals Reds Cardinals Cardinals Reds
NL West Winner Giants Diamondbacks
Diamondbacks Giants Diamondbacks Diamondbacks Diamondbacks
NL Wild Card #1
Diamondbacks Braves Reds Braves Giants Braves Giants
NL Wild Card #2 Marlins Giants Dodgers Diamondbacks Marlins Giants Nationals
               
AL Cy Young Winner
Justin Verlander
Justin Verlander
C.C. Sabathia David Price
Justin Verlander
Justin Verlander
Justin Verlander
AL MVP  Robinson Cano
Josh Hamilton
 Robinson Cano
Evan Longoria
 Albert Pujols
Robinson Cano
Albert Pujols
AL Rookie of the Year
Jesus Montero
Mark Montgomery
Jesus Motero
Yoenis Cespedes
Jesus Montero
Jesus Montero
Matt Moore
               
NL Cy Young Winner Tim Lincecum
Roy Halladay
Ian Kennedy
Jair Jurrjens
Roy Halladay
Clayton Kershaw
Roy Halladay
NL MVP Matt Kemp
Joey Votto
  Carlos Gonzalez
Troy Tulowitzki
Matt Kemp
Joey Votto
NL Rookie of the Year Devin Mesoraco
Juilo Teaheren
Bryce Harper
Tyler Pastornicky
Bryce Harper
Bryce Harper
Bryce Harper
               
American League
Championship Series
Yankees vs. Tigers
Yankees vs. Tigers
Yankees vs. Angels
Red Sox vs. Yankees
Yankees vs. Angles
Red Sox vs. Tigers
Angels vs. Tigers
National League
Championship Series
Giants vs. Phillies
Reds vs. Braves
Phillies vs. Diamondbacks
Braves vs. Giants
Diamondbacks vs. Phillies
Phillies vs. Diamondbacks
Phillies vs. Reds
               
World Series
Giants vs. Tigers Tigers vs. Reds
Yankees vs. Phillies
Red Sox vs. Braves
Yankees vs. Diamondbacks
Tigers vs. Phillies
Angels vs. Phillies
Word Series Winner
Giants Reds Yankees Braves Yankees Phillies Angels


Blake
Hauser


Kyle
Haynes


Brennan
Huelse


Ryan
Klem


Matt
Lees


Vimael
Machin


Robert
Malan
AL East Winner
Red Sox
Yankees
Yankees
Yankees
Yankees
Yankees
Yankees
AL Central Winner
Tigers Tigers
Tigers
Tigers
Tigers
Tigers
Tigers
AL West Winner
Rangers Angels Angels Rangers Angels Angels Angels
AL West Wild Card #1
 Royals Red Sox
 Red Sox
 Angels Rangers
 Red Sox
 Rangers
AL West Wild Card #2  Athletics  Rangers  Rays  Red Sox
 Rays  Rays  Rays
               
NL East Winner
Phillies Phillies Braves Phillies Phillies Phillies Phillies
NL Central Winner
Cardinals Reds Cardinals Cardinals Brewers Cardinals Cardinals
NL West Winner Giants Diamondbacks Giants Diamondbacks Giants Diamondbacks Diamondbacks
NL West Wild Card #1
Braves Nationals Diamondbacks Brewers Diamondbacks
Braves Nationals
NL West Wild Card #2 Diamondbacks Marlins Phillies Giants Mets Giants Giants
               
AL Cy Young Winner
Justin Verlander
C.C. Sabathia
Justin Verlander
Justin Verlander
Justin Verlander
Justin Verlander
Felix Hernandez
AL MVP  Justin Verlander
 Albert Pujols
 Albert Pujols
 Albert Pujols
 Albert Pujols
Robinson Cano
 Prince Fielder
AL Rookie of the Year
Jesus Montero
Jesus Montero
Matt Moore
Matt Moore
Matt Moore
Jesus Montero
Matt Moore
               
NL Cy Young Winner Tim Lincecum
Roy Halladay
Roy Halladay
Roy Halladay
Tim Lincecum
Clayton Kershaw
Tim Lincecum
NL MVP Justin Upton Joey Votto

Justin Upton
Joey Votto
Matt Kemp
Matt Kemp
NL Rookie of the Year Bryce Harper
Bryce Harper
Bryce Harper
Paul Goldschmidt
Brett Jackson
Bryce Harper
Bryce Harper
               
American League
Championship Series
Tigers vs. Royals
Yankees vs. Angels
Angels vs. Yankees
Yankees vs. Rangers
Angels vs. Yankees
Yankees vs. Tigers
Tigers vs. Rangers
National League
Championship Series
Braves vs. Cardinals
Phillies vs. Reds
Braves vs. Diamondbacks
Diamondbacks vs. Phillies
Phillies vs. Diamondbacks
Phillies vs. Diamondbacks
Phillies vs. Diamondbacks
               
World Series
Tigers vs. Cardinals
Angels vs. Phillies
Angels vs. Braves
Yankees vs. Diamondbacks
Yankees vs. Phillies
Yankees vs. Phillies
Rangers vs. Diamondbacks
Word Series Winner
Tigers Angels Braves Yankees
Yankees
Yankees Diamondbacks


Brent
Mikionis


Kyle
Pelchy


Taylor
Perkins


Landon
Prentiss


Chris
Shaklee


Jordan
Storey


Kyle Sutherland
AL East Winner
Yankees
Yankees
Red Sox
Yankees
Red Sox
Yankees
Rays
AL Central Winner
Tigers Tigers
Tigers
Tigers
Detriot
Tigers
Tigers
AL West Winner
Angels Angels Rangers Rangers Angels Angels Mariners
AL West Wild Card #1
Rangers
 Red Sox
 Angels  Rays  Yankees  Red Sox
Angels
AL West Wild Card #2 Red Sox
 Rays  Rays  Red Sox
 Rangers  Royals  Red Sox
               
NL East Winner
Phillies Phillies Phillies Phillies Braves Phillies Phillies
NL Central Winner
Brewers Brewers Cardinals Cardinals Cardinals Brewers Brewers
NL West Winner Rockies Diamondbacks Diamondbacks Diamondbacks Diamondbacks
Diamondbacks Giants
NL West Wild Card #1
Giants
Reds Braves Brewers Marlins Reds Braves
NL West Wild Card #2 Marlins Giants Giants Braves Giants Giants Diamondbacks
               
AL Cy Young Winner
Justin Verlander
Justin Verlander
Felix Hernandez
Justin Verlander
Justin Verlander
Justin Verlander
Felix Hernandez
AL MVP  Albert Pujols
 Albert Pujols
Miguel Cabrera
 Albert Pujols
 Albert Pujols
 Albert Pujols
 Albert Pujols
AL Rookie of the Year
Dustin Ackley
Matt Moore
Danny Hultzen
Yu Darvish
Yoenis Cespedes Jesus Montero
Jesus Montero
               
NL Cy Young Winner Roy Halladay
Roy Halladay
Ian Kennedy
Cliff Lee
Roy Halladay
Roy Halladay
Tim Lincecum
NL MVP Troy Tulowitzki
Matt Kemp Carlos Gonzalez
Justin Upton
Matt Kemp
Troy Tulowitzki
Matt Kemp
NL Rookie of the Year Trevor Bauer
Bryce Harper
Tyler Pastornicky
Trevor Bauer
Zack Cozart
Bryce Harper
Tyler Pastornicky
               
American League
Championship Series
Yankees vs. Angels
Tigers vs. Yankees
Rangers vs. Tigers
Yankees vs. Rangers
Tigers vs. Rangers
Tigers vs. Yankees
Angels vs. Rays
National League
Championship Series
Phillies vs. Brewers Phillies vs. Diamondbacks
Phillies vs. Diamondbacks
Phillies vs. Diamondbacks
Marlins vs. Diamondbacks
Phillies vs. Diamondbacks
Giants vs. Phillies
               
World Series
Yankees vs. Phillies Tigers vs. Phillies
Rangers vs. Phillies
Yankees vs. Phillies
Tigers vs. Diamondbacks
Tigers vs. Phillies
Giants vs. Angels
Word Series Winner
Phillies
Phillies Rangers Yankees
Tigers Phillies
Giants
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