Rob Neyer's Game 1 instant analysis.
The Braves have several unknowns on their team while Cody McKay finds his way onto the Cardinals' roster.
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.
From the likes of Jeff Fassero and Jesse Orosco, it's odd that contending teams keep aging pitchers on their staffs.
Albert Pujols has few peers when looking at the numbers he's compiled over his first three big-league seasons.