Coming off a heartbreaking NL Division Series loss to the eventual World Series champion San Francisco Giants, the Cincinnati Reds are primed to make a run at their first World Series title since 1990.
It's been quite an offseason for a team that's lived through a decade of disappointment, but outside of Cleveland there isn't a much optimism about this revamped Tribe ballclub. Do the Indians have what it takes to contend in 2013?
The Texas Rangers were, once again, early favorites to contend for a World Series championship in 2012. Instead they left their fans disappointed and have had a very questionable offseason. What will the 2013 bring for this team and their fans?
Last season, the Phillies were shut out of the playoffs for the first time since 2007. With their aging core another year old and questions surrounding one of the best pitchers of the past decade, can the Phillies bounce back in 2013?