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Thread: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

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    2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    Ok, time for Gonelong's 8th annual Reds Win prediction thread.

    1. Give a number of Ws you project.
    2. Make the prediction as honestly as you can. It's a prediction, not a hope.

    Once I return from the game I'll compute the average.

    Hopefully the Sundeck will organize a thread and take up a friendly challenge from the ORG group. Last year ORG was a bit closer that the Sundeck.

    My prediction for the Reds is that they will win 78 games.

    Go Reds!

    GL


    Average of ~7 wins too optimistic as a group.

    Code:
     
    Old Red Guard
    YR RZ  Act Ptgh
    08 81.6, 74,  72 (+ 7.6)
    07 81.4, 72,  75 (+ 9.2)
    06 76.7, 80,  76 (-  3.3)
    05 84.7, 73,  75 (+ 11.7)
    04 76.8, 76,  67 (+  0.8)
    03 87.9, 69,  63 (+ 18.9)
    02 79.7, 75,  75 (+  4.7)       
    
    Sundeck
    YR RZ  Act Ptgh
    08 85.1, 74, 72 (+11.1)
    


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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    83 wins.

    This thread is always one of my favorites.

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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    90 Wins

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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    Ok, my ACTUAL prediction...

    87 wins
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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    I've been looking forward to this thread!

    I'll say 77 wins...

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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    80 wins, come just short of .500.
    This is the ol Left Hander rounding third and heading for home.

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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    80 wins.
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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    78 wins

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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    79 wins
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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    83

    Tempered optimism.

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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    I said 76 last year and was "optimistic" by two wins.

    I'm upping the ante this year: 80 wins.
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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    84 Ws

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    Eighty-Two Double-'U's

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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    84 wins.

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    Re: 2009 - Gonelong's 8th annual Season Ws prediction thread ..

    82 Ws
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