The Royals are on the verge of returning to relevancy
Led by rookie Bobby Witt Jr. and several unheralded contributors like Nicky López, the Royals are slowly, but surely crawling back to respectability
The Tigers are hungry for success
With some exciting additions and impressive, potentially game-changing prospects, Detroit is on the right track even if they are not favored to make the playoffs
AL Central Predictions
Projections give the White Sox a comfortable advantage, but the offseason is far from over.
The New York Mets are building a championship-caliber team
With several high-profile acquisitions such as Max Scherzer, Chris Bassitt, Starling Marte, Mark Canha, Eduardo Escobar, and Adam Ottavino; New York is serious about winning it all
NL East Predictions
Can Atlanta run it back or will the Mets overcome their chronic Metsness? Do the Phillies or Marlins have a shot?
The Yankees are now the underdogs in the AL East
Although the Bronx Bombers remain a playoff-caliber team, they have a lot of competition in their division and need to make post-lockout moves to improve their chances
AL East Predictions
BtBS staff predicts the winner of the most hotly contested division in Major League Baseball
MLB is slowly killing its own sport
Baseball is losing a considerable number of fans thanks to the ongoing lockout and the owners’ unwillingness to come close to players’ demands
Fans and players should prepare for games being lost
Despite some late advances in the amateur draft lottery, CBA negotiations went nowhere this week. Losing regular-season games is a likely scenario.
The Yankees’ 2022 first base situation remains a mystery
No one, not even the Yankees, know who will play first base for them at this stage. They could get busy after the lockout