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Here's a rundown of all 30 MLB teams and where they stand in relation from zhangzk's blog

The 2018 MLB regular season has come to an end so let’s see how all 30 MLB teams did in reference to their preseason win total.How did your bets do?MLB Win Total TrackerMLB Opening Win TotalsHouston Astros: 97.5 | Los Angeles Dodgers: 95.5 | New York Yankees: 94.5Cleveland Indians: 94.5 | Chicago Cubs: 93.5 | Washington Nationals: 93.5Boston Red Sox: 92 | St. Louis Cardinals: 86 | Arizona Diamondbacks: 85Los Angeles Angels: 84.5 | Milwaukee Brewers: 83.5 | Minnesota Twins: 83New York Mets: 82.5 | Seattle Mariners: 81.5 | Colorado Rockies: 81.5Toronto Blue Jays: 81.5 | San Francisco Giants: 79.5 | Philadelphia Phillies: 78.5Oakland Athletics: 75.5 | Atlanta Braves: 75 | Texas Rangers: 75Tampa Bay Rays: 74 | Pittsburgh Pirates: 74 | Cincinnati Reds: 74Chicago White Sox: 72.5 | San Diego Padres: 72.5 | Baltimore Orioles: 72.5Kansas City Royals: 70 | Detroit Tigers: 67 | Miami Marlins: 63.5Odds and EndsThe 2010 San Diego Padres eclipsed their preseason win total of 71.5 in the 119th game of the year , the quickest to cash in the past decade. The Padres won 90 games that year for the first time since 1998, but failed to make the playoffs.In the past five seasons, seven different teams have had their preseason win total decided on the final day of the regular season, including the Los Angeles Angels and St. Louis Cardinals last season.No team entered the 2018 MLB regular season with more than two consecutive seasons going over their preseason win total. Seven different teams were at two straight. On the contrary Jose Ramirez Jersey , the Chicago White Sox and Cincinnati Reds entered 2018 with the longest streak of consecutive years finishing below their preseason win total 鈥?a total of five seasons, since 2013.If you are going to win it all, you’d better go over your preseason win total. Since 2004, only two of the 28 eventual World Series participants went under their preseason win total. The 2012 Detroit Tigers were one. They got swept by the San Francisco Giants after winning 88 games Ronald Acuna Jr. Jersey , 4.5 games below their preseason win total (92.5). The other was the 2006 St. Louis Cardinals, who defeated the Tigers in five games after winning just 83 games in a weak NL Central, 11 games below their preseason win total (94). The Baltimore Orioles finished the 2018 season with a 47-115 record and 61 games standing between them and first place in the American League East. It didn't take them long to make personnel changes after such a disastrous showing.According to Jon Heyman of MLB Network, the Orioles parted ways with general manager Dan Duquette on Wednesday.His report comes after Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic suggested the team was "expected" to let Duquette go while noting it fired manager Buck Showalter. ESPN.comnoted Duquette's contract only runs through the end of October Sean Newcomb Jersey , so he simply will not be re-signed.Duquette, 60, has enjoyed an extensivecareerin the major league ranks. He worked in scouting and player development with the Milwaukee Brewers, served as the assistant general manager and then general manager of the Montreal Expos Preston Tucker Jersey , was the general manager of the Boston Red Sox and was the director of baseball operations for the Israel Baseball League before the Orioles hired him prior to the 2012 campaign.Baltimore made the playoffs in three of seven seasons under Duquette, advancing as far as the 2014 American League Championship Series. However, the team finished in last place in the AL East in each of the last two seasons.R.J. Andersonof CBS Sports pointed out Duquette was "known for having an analytical bent" but added, "whether or not Duquette still has the ey s up for debate."Despite the struggles of the past two seasons Zack Greinke Jersey , Duquette at least put the Orioles in position for future success with a number of trades, including deals that sent out Manny Machado, Zach Britton and Kevin Gausman.Jonathan Mayoof ranked teams that improved their farm systems the most at the non-waiver trade deadline on July 31 and had the Orioles atop the list.Duquette just won't be there to see the farm system eventually ascend to the major league level.

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