(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 McCutchen – .272 AVG/.369 OBP/.475 SLG/2.8 WAR 1B Buster Posey – .297 AVG/.375 OBP/.459 SLG/4.5
Tag: 2018 Season Preview
(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 Cain .283 AVG/.344 OBP/.437 SLG, 2.8 WAR 3B Travis Shaw .249 AVG/.323 OBP/.454 SLG, 1.5
Photo: John Minchillo / Associated Press Cincinnati Reds by Cam Cain 2017 Record: 68-94 (5th NL Central) 2017 Payroll: $115,323,803 (24th) Projected 2018 Lineup: All player projections for 2018 from Steamer CF Billy Hamilton, .242 AVG/.303 OBP/.345 SLG, 1.2 WAR LF Jesse Winker, .275 AVG/.358 OBP/.422 SLG, 0.9 WAR 1B Joey Votto, .295 AVG/.429 OBP/.521
The Braves farm is extremely talented, but is the team ready for contention in 2018?
(Image Credit: Ryan Hatch | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com) New York Mets by Max Brill 2017 Record: 70-92 (4th NL East) 2017 Payroll: $154,829,658 (14th in MLB) All player projections for 2018 from Steamer Projected 2018 Opening Day Lineup: 2B Asdrubal Cabrera .260 AVG/.324 OBP/.428 SLG, 1.2 fWAR 3B Todd Frazier .227/.318/.436, 2.1 fWAR LF