Opening Day is tomorrow! With the season about to begin, M-SABR staff members take an early look at which players—from Yelich, to Greinke to Trout—will be taking home the individual hardware in 2018.
2018 Season Preview
2018 Season Preview: World Series Predictions
With Opening Day only two days away, M-SABR staff members share their Playoff and, most importantly, World Series predictions. We hope you like the Yankees!
2018 Season Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers
M-SABR Co-President Max Smith is high on the Dodgers in 2018, but will they be as good as they were in 2017?
2018 Season Preview: Arizona Diamondbacks
How will the Diamondbacks fare in an increasingly competitive NL West in 2018? Max Baer takes a look.
2018 Season Preview: Colorado Rockies
by Alex Fischer 2017 Record: 87-75 (3rd in NL West, NL Wild Card #2) 2017 Player Payroll: $130,963,571 (16th) Projected Lineup: All player projections for 2018 from Steamer Charlie Blackmon (CF), .331 AVG/.399 OBP/.601 SLG, 6.5 WAR DJ LeMahieu (2B),… Read More ›
2018 Season Preview: San Diego Padres
Looking at 2018 for the San Diego Padres!
2018 Season Preview: San Francisco Giants
(Wikimedia Commons) San Francisco Giants by Matthew Kikkert 2017 Record: 64-98 (5th in NL West) 2017 Payroll: $191,065,290 (6th) Projected 2018 Lineup: All player projections for 2018 from Steamer 2B Joe Panik – .280 AVG/.350 OBP/.416 SLG/2.6 WAR CF Andrew… Read More ›
2018 Season Preview: Chicago Cubs
by Duncan Wallis Chicago Cubs 2017 Record: 92-70 (1st in NL Central) 2017 Payroll: $182,400,336 Projected 2018 Lineup: All Projections for 2018 from Steamer CF Ian Happ .250/.321/.462, 1.6 WAR 3B Kris Bryant .285/.390/.535, 6.1 WAR 1B Anthony Rizzo .283/.394/.544,… Read More ›
2018 Season Preview: St. Louis Cardinals
(Photo: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images) by Patrick Barron St. Louis Cardinals 2017 Record: 83-79 (3rd in NL Central) 2017 Payroll: $142,821,766 (13th) All player projections from Steamer Projected 2018 Lineup: RF Dexter Fowler .259 AVG/.364 OBP/.429 SLG, 1.9 WAR CF Tommy Pham… Read More ›
2018 Season Preview: Milwaukee Brewers
(Image: Call to the Pen) by Ryan Castellano Milwaukee Brewers 2017 Record: 86-76 (2nd in NL Central) 2017 Payroll: $83,488,679 (30th) All player projections from Steamer Projected 2018 Lineup: LF Christian Yelich .296 AVG/.381 OBP/.491 SLG, 3.9 WAR CF Lorenzo… Read More ›