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pythons007

01-07-2010, 02:01 PM

I'm getting itchy for the baseball season to start since the football season was a complete disaster, so I came up with a little game. I gave an estimate number for each category and all you have to do is say over or under and give a number.

How many games will the Sox win? Over/Under 87

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75

JermaineDye05

01-07-2010, 02:04 PM

Over/Under 87: Over

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185: Inconclusive

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60: Under

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14: Over, way over.

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193: Way over

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5: Under

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42: Over

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26: Over

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18: It's a stretch cause I think that's about where he'll be at. Over.

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20: Over. My gut says 25-30.

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75: Under

How many games will the Sox win? Over 87

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Under 185 right now, unless they add someone.

What will be the team ERA? Over 3.60

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over 14

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over 193

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Under .5

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Under 42

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over 26

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over 18

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over 20

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Under 75

everafan

01-07-2010, 03:02 PM

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185 - under (unless they sign Thome - then over)

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60 - Over - that's crazy low

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14 - Over 16-18

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193 - Over - we play the Tigers 19 times, right?

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5 Under

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42 - Under - Beckham batting behind him will facilitate more hit and runs then straight steals.

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26 - Under- but just a little

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18 - Under - but just a little

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20 - Under

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75- Under - late inning defense all the way

russ99

01-07-2010, 03:03 PM

How many games will the Sox win? 87 Over

How many homers will the team hit collectively? 185 Under

What will be the team ERA? 3.60 Under

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? 14 Over

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? 193 Over

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? .5 Under

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? 42 Over

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? 26 Over

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? 18 Over

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? 20 Under

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? 75 Under

This is a great idea! Though I totally suck at these things lol. Here it goes:

How many games will the Sox win? Over/Under 87 Over - 95

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185 Under - 162

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60 Over - 3.84

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14 Over - 18

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193 Under - 175

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5 Under - 0

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42 Under - 37

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26 Under - 23

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18 Over - 20

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20 Over - 22

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75 Over - 80

m getting itchy for the baseball season to start since the football season was a complete disaster, so I came up with a little game. I gave an estimate number for each category and all you have to do is say over or under and give a number.

How many games will the Sox win? Over/Under 87

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75

GregO23

01-07-2010, 06:57 PM

This is a great idea! Though I totally suck at these things lol. Here it goes:

How many games will the Sox win? Over/Under 87 Over - 95

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185 Under - 162

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60 Over - 3.84

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14 Over - 18

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193 Under - 175

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5 Under - 0

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42 Under - 37

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26 Under - 23

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18 Over - 20

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20 Over - 22

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75 Over - 80

:scratch:If all this happens Sox will not be getting 95 wins, not even 87...Besides Peavy's 18 wins

GregO23

01-07-2010, 07:13 PM

White Sox winners? Over/Under 87: Over, 90

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185: Under, 175

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60 Under, 3.50

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14 Over, 16

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193 Over, 210

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5 Under

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42 Over, 50

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26 Over, 30

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18 Over, 24

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20 Over, 24

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75 Under, 35

:scratch:If all this happens Sox will not be getting 95 wins, not even 87...Besides Peavy's 18 wins

You can tell that by this little of information? You're good!

Zisk77

01-07-2010, 07:27 PM

I'm getting itchy for the baseball season to start since the football season was a complete disaster, so I came up with a little game. I gave an estimate number for each category and all you have to do is say over or under and give a number.

How many games will the Sox win? Over/Under 87

Over

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185

Over

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60

Over

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14

Over

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193

Over

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5

Under

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42

Over

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26

Under

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18

Over

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20

Over

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75

UNDER

My anwers in Blue

GregO23

01-07-2010, 08:19 PM

You can tell that by this little of information? You're good!

Look at his predictions, theres no way we win 95 games if we hit the amount of homeruns he says we will, with the ERA he predicts we will get. No way no how.

everafan

01-07-2010, 10:07 PM

Look at his predictions, theres no way we win 95 games if we hit the amount of homeruns he says we will, with the ERA he predicts we will get. No way no how.

Do you realize that there was only one team in AL with an ERA under 4? A team ERA of 3.84 would probably be the best pitching in the AL in 2010.

GregO23

01-08-2010, 12:31 AM

Do you realize that there was only one team in AL with an ERA under 4? A team ERA of 3.84 would probably be the best pitching in the AL in 2010.

No I didnt, but look where that went for the Mariners, only 85 wins, with 160 HRs. Not to mention their defense is galaxies better than our defense. No way we win 95 games with what he mentioned for the over/under.

Look at his predictions, theres no way we win 95 games if we hit the amount of homeruns he says we will, with the ERA he predicts we will get. No way no how.

You can score runs without the homerun, and this offense is going to have to do it if it wants to win. Plus that's a team ERA, which means the rotation could be very good with some bullpen blow ups.

No I didnt, but look where that went for the Mariners, only 85 wins, with 160 HRs. Not to mention their defense is galaxies better than our defense. No way we win 95 games with what he mentioned for the over/under.

Uh...no, the M's defense was awful. I bet our defense in 2010 is much better than the 2009 Mariners.

How many games will the Sox win? Over/Under 87 - Under

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185 - Under

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60 - Over

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14 - Over

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193 - Over

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5 - Under

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42 - Under

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26 - Under

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18 - Under

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20 - Under

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75 - Under

WhiteSoxJunkie

01-13-2010, 09:05 PM

How many games will the Sox win? Over/Under 87 Under

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185 Over

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60 Over

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14 Over

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193 Over

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5 Haha Under

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42 Under

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26 Over

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18 Over

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20 Under

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75 Under

SOXfnNlansing

01-13-2010, 10:31 PM

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75

Boondock Saint

01-13-2010, 11:30 PM

How many games will the Sox win? Over/Under 87 over

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185 under

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60 over

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14 over

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193 over

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5 under, everyone knows Burls takes a year off between no-no's. :redneck

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42 over

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26 under

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18 over

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20 over

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75 under

NLaloosh

01-14-2010, 01:05 PM

I'm getting itchy for the baseball season to start since the football season was a complete disaster, so I came up with a little game. I gave an estimate number for each category and all you have to do is say over or under and give a number.

How many games will the Sox win? Over/Under 87

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75

Over 87 wins

Over 185 home runs

Under 3.60 team ERA

Over 14 wins for Peavy

Over 193 K's for Peavy

Over 5 no hitters for Buehrle, maybe 32

Over 42 steals for Pierre

Over 26 homers for Paulie

Over 18 homers for Rios

Over 20 steals for Rios

Under 75 starts for Omar, under 40

NLaloosh

01-14-2010, 01:10 PM

How many games will the Sox win? Over/Under 87 - Under

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185 - Under

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60 - Over

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14 - Over

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193 - Over

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5 - Under

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42 - Under

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26 - Under

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18 - Under

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20 - Under

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75 - Under

Just for kicks, care to make a wager that most of these predictions(atleast 6 of 11) will be wrong?

We can meet at Grandstand after the season and settle up on a Sox hat of choice or something. Ok ?

twinslayer

01-16-2010, 10:58 AM

How many games will the Sox win? Over/Under 87 (90)

How many homers will the team hit collectively? Over/Under 185 (170)

What will be the team ERA? Over/Under 3.60 (3.83)

How many wins will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 14 (CY YOUNG BABY)

How many strikeouts will Jake Peavy have? Over/Under 193 (Need I explain again?)

How many no hitters will Mark Buehrle throw? Over/Under .5 (Not this year)

How many stolen bases will Juan Pierre have? Over/Under 42 (40)

How many homers will Paul Konerko hit? Over/Under 26 (31)

How many homers will Alex Rios hit? Over/Under 18 (15)

How many stolen bases will Alex Rios have? Over/Under 20 (25)

How many games does Omar Vizquel start? Over/Under 75 (60)

tstrike2000

01-16-2010, 11:48 AM

how many games will the sox win? 87 over

how many homers will the team hit collectively? 185 under

what will be the team era? 3.60 under

how many wins will jake peavy have? 14 over

how many strikeouts will jake peavy have? 193 over

how many no hitters will mark buehrle throw? .5 under

how many stolen bases will juan pierre have? 42 over

how many homers will paul konerko hit? 26 over

how many homers will alex rios hit? 18 over

how many stolen bases will alex rios have? 20 under

how many games does omar vizquel start? 75 under

+1 except I think team ERA will be a little higher than 3.60.

pythons007

07-13-2010, 09:41 AM

Since it's the All-Star break, I thought I would revive this thread and see where we pegged all the players and their over/unders this far into the season.

UofCSoxFan

07-13-2010, 11:35 AM

Well, back in April in Vegas I locked in the White Sox at over 82.5 wins....so I put my money where my mouth is. I had given up on that bet around mid May but now it's looking pretty solid. My bet for the Sox to win the divsion at 13/2 doesn't look too shabby either. Only one I'm regretting not pulling the trigger on was Paulie on over 27 home runs...ugh, what could have been.

Mods...I didn't see anything in the Code of Conduct that precludes me from reference a legal sports bet, but if this is an issue, I apologize and feel free to delete.

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