Red Sox
It's a virtual lock that the Sox will be in the playoffs, and even if they stumble down the stretch they'll still probably win the division unless the Yankees dominate the next two weeks. But what about October? Do you think the Red Sox are the team to beat in the playoffs? If you had to bet your life savings on it, would you pick them to win the World Series?
The bottom line
It's a virtual lock that the Sox will be in the playoffs, and even if they stumble down the stretch they'll still probably win the division unless the Yankees dominate the next two weeks. But what about October? Do you think the Red Sox are the team to beat in the playoffs? If you had to bet your life savings on it, would you pick them to win the World Series?
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