With the regular season winding down, it’s time to think about the things that really matter in life: postseason awards. Today, we’ll be handicapping the Manager of the Year Award races.
The question in the National League is which West manager will receive the hardware.
Dave Roberts, Los Angeles Dodgers
Baseball is a game of failure. That’s a threadbare notion, but one that gets repeated all the time because, well, it’s true. Entering every season, each team can expect to win 60 and lose 60. The other 42 decisions determine the winners from the losers. So it’s notable, then, when a team like the 2017 Dodgers breaks that convention.