Found March 05, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
What else can baseball fans do in January but dream of October? In You May Say I'm a Dreamer, the Outside Corner staff will imagine the route to a World Series in 2013 title for all 30 teams. The streak is over, and not only are the Pirates a winning team, they are the champions of baseball. Their championship run was truly a team effort, but if you could point to one player that was responsible for Pittsburgh's miraculous season, look no further than center fielder and NL MVP Andrew McCutchen. He somehow improved on his 2012 career year, bashing 35 homers and stealing 27 bases while posting a .981 OPS for the Pirates.. It wasn't a one man effort in Pittsburgh though, as Neil Walker gave McCutchen some help in the Pirates lineup. Walker hit 17 homers and stole 12 bases for Pittsburgh with a .779 OPS, giving him a statline that made him one of the more valuable second basemen in all of baseball. Also on offense for the Pirates, Pedro Alvarez smashed 37 homers, fin...
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