The 2011 MLB Postseason is nearly here. Get ready. October always brings excitement. It brings unexpected twists and turns. October is where champions are made. October separates the men from the boys. It’s go time. 

In 2010, no one expected that the World Series would be a battle between the Texas Rangers and the San Francisco Giants. It was supposed to be the New York Yankees vs. the Philadelphia Phillies (much like the predictions for the 2011 World Series).

But the unexpected will happen again. That is one thing that is for sure. With that in mind, here are five bold predictions for the 2011 MLB playoffs:

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