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Sports Illustrated picks Dodgers over Indians in the World Series

On Tuesday, Zack Meisel of reported that Sports Illustrated has picked the Los Angeles Dodgers to defeat the Cleveland Indians in the World Series.

In 2015 Sports Illustrated picked the Cleveland Indians to win the World Series and defeat the Washington Nationals. Many Indians fans blamed Sports Illustrated during the 2015 season and said that the magazine jinxed the team or cursed them.

During the 2015 season, the Indians had a record of 81-80 and missed the playoffs that year.

According to, the Indians will have a piece in the 2017 Sports Illustrated MLB previews titled, “Indians: The New Cubs.”

Every Indians fan knows what happened in the 2016 season when the Cubs defeated the Indians in 7 games. If the Indians are the new Cubs, are the Indians the 2017 World Series Champions? Let’s wait and find out.

Lastly the Indians defeated the Dodgers in a Spring Training match-up on Monday with a final score of 14-5 , the day before Sports Illustrated picked their World Series Champion.

Payton Vince is either talking about sports or watching sports. He covers sports for Metro Networks and is also a writer for He grew up in Brooklyn Heights,Ohio for most of his life then around senior year of high school moved to Cleveland. A fan of the Cleveland Indians, Cavaliers, and a Pittsburgh Steelers, he graduated from Cuyahoga Heights High School (Class of 2014) and also graduated from the Ohio Center for Broadcasting in 2015. He bowled and played baseball in high school, and is a huge fan of independent wrestling and WWE, and can almost always find him at an independent show. Lastly, Payton is a backstage interviewer for Mega Championship Wrestling in Elyria, and is one of the three on ‘That Sports Show’ which airs daily from 2-4pm on

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