Early October is an exciting time for sports fans. The NFL is in full swing, the NBA and NHL training camps have started, and Major League Baseball (MLB) playoffs are exciting, for several reasons. Unfortunately for Arizona, baseball fans haven’t had many opportunities to cheer on their beloved Diamondbacks in the playoffs for the past few years. 2017 wasn’t supposed to be any different. The experts said they would miss the playoffs again. The experts were (wonderfully) wrong!