MLB second-half bold predictions: Big trades, 30/30 for Julio Rodríguez, all of AL East over .500, more

The All-Star Game is in the back of us, and baseball's 2nd 1/2 is right here; permit's get ambitious

The 2022 MLB All-Star Game is within the books and the second one half of the ordinary season is upon us.

The alternate closing date is thirteen days away and over the subsequent 12 weeks pennants races and awards races may be determined.

Some teams will make a wonder run to the postseason and others will crumble, and have to watch October from home.

A smart man as soon as stated you can not are expecting baseball, however I'm going to attempt anyway.

Here are 5 formidable predictions for the second half of the 2022 ordinary season 1. The AL East will have five winning teams

The Orioles are in the end -- ultimately! -- now not a entire pushover. After a rebuild that took some distance long,

the O's are on the road returned to being a contender, with their recent 10-sport triumphing streak setting them over .

500 this late in a season for primary time due the fact 2017 The Baltimore faithful have waited term they're loving it.

When the Orioles beat the Cubs final Wednesday to improve to 45-forty four, it marked the primary time all 5 groups

in a department had been over .500 that late within the season for the reason that AL East did it on July 15, 2012.

The 2005 NL East and 2000 AL West more properly Those most effective instances team department being over .