If he remains healthy, the return of Mark Prior should provide the spark the Cubs need to win the NL Central.
The National Pastime seems like a conservative sport, but baseball has seen its share of radical changes.
Only in baseball can outfield vegetation or a catwalk high above the playing field determine a game's outcome.
Mark Prior has been dominant for two seasons in the majors. But he's far from a lock for the Hall of Fame.
While the Angels, among others, have made significant additions, the White Sox are among clubs to have lost talent.
Predicting how teams will finish in the standings not just in 2004, but for the next five years is totally absurd.
The Ultimate Standings say a lot about what fans want. But, in reality, winning is what's ultimately most important.
By adding Roger Clemens to an already solid offense, the Astros clearly are the best team in the NL Central.
With LaTroy Hawkins signing with the Cubs, the Twins missed out on getting the full potential out of the righty.