Road Winning in Baseball
May 23, 2008
The Boston Red Sox, in a close race in the AL East, are playing solid baseball lately. They are 9-6 in their last 15 games on the road against some pretty good teams. During those road games four of the five teams played have a winning record. The combined record of those five teams is 156-124.
The New York Yankees, playing for that top spot in the AL East, are playing impressive baseball lately. They have posted some positive numbers going 5-2 in their last six road games. One of the two teams has a winning record. The two teams have combined for a 62-52 this season. Winning on the road can be a key ingredient to success for that number one position.
The Detroit Tigers, in first place of the AL Central, are having more success on the road lately. They are 9-3 in their last 12 road games. Success breeds more success as this teams plays solid baseball on the road. Will the road success of the Tigers be a part of their roll for the top spot and can you use this to win with free MLB picks?
The Texas Rangers, in first place of the AL West, are playing solid baseball lately. The Ranger will be playing their fourth of nine consecutive road games. This will be a test for success on the road for this team. The Rangers are 10-6 in their last 16 road games where three of the five teams have a winning record.
The Saint Louis Cardinals, in first place of the NL Central, are winning at a small margin overall lately. However, the Cardinals have been solid playing in their last nine road games going 6-3. Will the Cardinals road success lately catch on and help this team increase their lead?
The Arizona Diamondbacks, in first place of the NL West, are playing solid baseball lately. The Diamondbacks are 7-3 in their last 10 road games. During those road games two of the three teams played have a winning record. The combined record of those three teams is 93-75. The road success lately from the Diamondbacks could very well help their confidence level?
You may have noticed a pattern of the teams that have been successful on the road lately. Five of the six teams are leading their division and the other team is in second place. Follow these team and how they are doing on the road.