Congratulations goes to Don, who blew away the field and answered 9 of the 10 games correctly for July 3, plus got the tie-breaker question correct. Don, a signed photo is on the way to you.
And now for this week’s matchups!
Welcome to Beat the Blogger. Rules are below. Enter each week, pick the most games correctly and win a signed 8×10. That simple.
This week’s match-ups are posted below. It’s the last games before the All-Star break.
a reminder, contestants please post your e-mail address with your picks
to be able to get addresses when you win. For those unfamiliar with the
Beat the Blogger contest, the idea is simple. The Blogger posts 10
match-ups each week and then selects his choices for the winners of
those match-ups. Contestants enter the Beat the Blogger contest by
clicking on the “Comment” section below the post with the match-ups and
then select their own winners. Please fill out the tie-breaker question
at the end.
If you Beat The Blogger’s total and post the high
score for the week, you win. The regular weekly prize is a signed
8-by-10 photo of a professional athlete.
MLB (Sunday games: July 10, with Blogger’s pick in parenthesis)
Tampa Bay vs. NY Yankees (NYY)
Houston vs. Florida (Fla.)
Baltimore vs. Boston (Bos)
Atlanta vs. Philadelphia (Atl)
Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh (Pitt)
Minnesota vs. Chicago White Sox (Minn)
Cincinnati vs. Milwaukee (Cincy)
Oakland at Texas (Oak)
San Diego at LA Dodgers (LAD)
MY Mets at San Francisco (SF)
Who has more strikeouts, C.C. Sabathia or James Shields? (Shields)