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Opening Day!

(I can’t thank everyone enough for their kind comments the other day. It’s an honor to be a small part of the community of online card collectors.)

It’s opening day and needless to say, this Braves fan is highly optimistic coming into the season. Here’s how I see MLB shaping up this year. (Yes, I am a homer. So?)

NL East
1. Atlanta Braves 
2. Philadelphia Phillies
3. Florida Marlins
4. Washington Nationals
5. NY Mets

NL Central
1. Cincinatti Reds
2. Chicago Cubs

3. Milwaukee Brewers
4. St Louis Cardinals
5. Houston Astros
6. Pittsburgh Pirates

NL West
1. SF Giants
2. Colorado Rockies
3. LA Dodgers
4. SD Padres
5. Arizona Diamondbacks

AL East
1. Boston Red Sox
2. Tampa Bay Rays
3. NY Yankees
4. Toronto Blue Jays
5. Baltimore Orioles

AL Central
1. Chicago White Sox
2. Minnesota Twins
3. Detroit Tigers
4. Kansas City Royals
5. Cleveland Indians

AL West
1. LA Angels
2. Texas Rangers
3. Seattle Mariners
4. Oakland A’s

Post-Season Predictions
NLDS: Atlanta Braves over Cincinatti Reds in 5
NLDS: SF Giants over Philadelphia Phillies in 5
NLCS: Atlanta Braves over SF Giants in 6

ALDS: Boston Red Sox over LA Angels in 3
ALDS: Chicago White Sox over Tampa Bay Rays in 5
ALCS: Boston Red Sox over Chicago White Sox in 4

WS: Atlanta Braves over Boston Red Sox in 7