These three MLB teams could be the biggest playoff surprises of 2017

Baseball analysts and fans have more data at their disposal than ever before. That information has made people more confident about their predictions prior to the start of a season. Before the first pitch is thrown, there’s usually a consensus regarding the handful of teams that will compete for a playoff spot.

He continued to find success out of the bullpen in 2013, lowering his ERA to 2.64, but his walk rate actually increased back up to 5.0. However, his strikeout rate also increased to 14.1 per nine innings, a career high.

His 2013 performance officially put him on the map and his stellar 2014 campaign made him a highly sought-after commodity at the trade deadline. Miller pitched 50 terrific innings for Boston before being shipped off to Baltimore in July. His final 2014 Cheap Jerseys Authentic pitching line was magnificent, as he pitched to a 5-5 record with a 2.02 ERA and 103 strikeouts and just 17 walks in 62.1 innings pitched.

Miller had arrived and officially became of the baseball’s most lethal weapons out of the bullpen. His rise to dominance allowed him to sign a rich (at the time) four-year, $36 million deal with the Yankees before the 2015 season, and the rest is history.

Miller pitched wonderfully as the Yankees closer in 2015 before carving out a niche as a set-up man in 2016, due to the arrival of Aroldis Chapman in the Bronx. With the Yankees out of contention, the club dealt Miller to the Indians for a massive haul and he helped the Tribe reach Cheap Jerseys Cn the World Series.

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