MLB playoff preview: will the Dodgers finally hold their nerve?

The Boston Red Sox didnt make the postseason, meaning were guaranteed a new World Series champion. We break down the final eight contenders The wildcard games have been decided and the business end of the season is now upon us. Nothing is guaranteed in the postseason but weve ranked the teams in rough order of strength as the battle hots up. 8) Atlanta Braves (regular season record: 97-65) Current form: The Braves built on an upstart 2018 playoff berth with an outstanding 2019 season. Their 97 wins were the most for the team since 2003. How they can win: This is a more balanced unit than the team that entered the 2018 postseason. Ronald Acua Jr hit 40 homers and …