Originally posted on SportsNetCanada | Last updated 8/13/17 Toronto Blue Jays' Ryan Goins talks about his teams win over the Pittsburgh Pirates and the choice by everyone not to wear the red jerseys which have been bad luck for them this season. TEAMS:Toronto Blue Jays, Pittsburgh Pirates
For Joey Votto and Giancarlo Stanton, Tuesday night was one of joy and continued success. For Aaron Judge it was one of extended failure.Votto may have gone zero for two, but he walked three times in the Cincinnati Reds' 2-1 win over the Chicago Cubs.
We're in the dog days of the 2017 MLB season, and that means our focus is mostly on the various and sundry playoff races. Obviously, a glance at the standings page will give you an idea of where things stand when it comes to those coveted 10 postseason berths, but to peer a bit more deeply into these vital matters, we'll turn to our compadres over at SportsLine (@SportsLine on Twitter). Over there, they cook up projections and playoff percentages for each team and tell you what each team's chances of winning the pennant and World Series are. It's partly based on results to date, of course, but how each team projects the rest of the way at the roster level also plays a big role. So below you'll