Three teams in the American League won at least 100 games this season, the first time that’s happened in Major League Baseball history.
The Boston Red Sox were one of those teams. And they’ll need to get through the other two to reach the World Series.
Such is the unique challenge facing the 2018 Red Sox, who won a major league-best (and franchise-best) 108 games this season yet enter the AL Championship Series as betting underdogs. That status may be warranted: After dispatching the 100-win New York Yankees in the AL Division Series, Boston faces a 103-win Houston Astros club that won the World Series last season and looks just as strong — if not stronger — than that championship squad.
If you’re wondering when the last time a 100-win team had to face two other 100-win teams in the postseason, the answer is, well, never.

Soi kèo ngoại hạng Anh West Ham vs Tottenham, 21:00 ngày 20/10 – Theo W88
Thursday October 18, 2018

Tỷ lệ kèo: 0.99*0.5*0.92 100% THƯỞNG CHÀO MỪNG Đặt cược cho trận này – W88 Tỷ lệ kèo Tỷ lệ kèo Châu Á West Ham vs Tottenham: -0.99*0.5*0.92 Tỷ lệ kèo Tài Xỉu West Ham vs Tottenham: 0.91*2.5-3*0.99 Tỷ lệ kèo Châu Âu West Ham vs Tottenham: 2.16*3.25*3.05 Bạn biết ai sẽ thắng?   Cược ngay […]

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The #RedSox are actually the only 100-win team to face multiple 100-win teams in postseason, as @GlennGeffner correctly points out, the 98-win #Padres faced 100-win teams in all 3 rounds (#Astros, #Braves and #Yankees) in 1998 .
— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) October 11, 2018

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Tuesday October 16, 2018

Nhận định Pháp vs Đức, 01h45 ngày 17/10, vòng bảng UEFA Nations League. Đức sẽ đối đầu đương kim vô địch thế giới trong trong 1 trạng thái tồi. Tâm điểm loạt trận UEFA Nations League đêm nay là màn thư hùng trên sân Stade France giữa chủ nhà Pháp, đương kim vô địch thế giới […]

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It’s not surprising this hasn’t happened before; 100-win teams often get the No. 1 seed in the playoffs, meaning they get to face a wild-card team that usually has a far worse record.
But it just so happened the AL East produced two clubs with 100-plus wins, with the Yankees becoming the first team since the 2001 Oakland Athletics to settle for a wild-card berth after winning 100 games.
Boston completed the first step of its historically tall task with relative ease, knocking New York out in four games. If the Red Sox can take out the defending champion Astros, an “easier” opponent awaits in the World Series: Neither the Milwaukee Brewers (96 wins) nor the Los Angeles Dodgers (92 wins) reached the century mark this season before advancing to the National League Championship Series.
While Houston presents a much greater obstacle for manager Alex Cora’s club, history is on Boston’s side: The only other time a (non-100-win) Red Sox team faced multiple 100-win opponents in the postseason was 2004.
We all remember how that October ended.
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