Chasing Misery: 4 MLB Teams Who Can Lose 100+ Games in 2018 - Pro Sports Fandom
Last night I was listening to the Braves broadcast and heard Jeff Francoeur (who is now calling Braves games) say that there are four teams that are on pace to lose 100 games or are very close to losing 100 games. After thinking about what he said, I had to look at the four teams and see if it would actually be a record to possibly see four teams losing 100 games in the same season. Believe it or not, it has happened. In 2002, the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Detroit Tigers, Kansas City Royals, and the Milwaukee Brewers all hit the century mark in losses. It also would end the run of years MLB hasn’t seen a team hit 100 losses since 2013 when the Houston Astros and the Miami Marlins both did it. So today we will look at the 4 teams who could match the Devil Rays, Tigers, Royals, and Brewers in 2002 in great futility and see how they ended up being in baseball’s basement, and what the prognosis looks like for this season and down the road. MIAMI MARLINS: Of the four teams, the Marlins are not technically on pace to lose 100 and have [...]