* – indicates new to team
1. Chicago Cubs
They are easily the favorites to repeat this year and could be for many more seasons.
2. St. Louis Cardinals
While they aren’t the flashiest team, they have plenty of depth to plug up any holes.
3. Pittsburgh Pirates
The Pirates could be in a transitional year with rumors swirling about trading McCutchen.
4. Milwaukee Brewers
They’re still a year or two away from being potential contenders.
5. Cincinnati Reds
The rebuilding project has begun with the offseason trade of Brandon Phillips. Continue reading “National League Central”