CUBS FANS: BE AFRAID
If I had to make a prediction for the NL Central right now, I would still pick the Cubs. But 2 teams scare me and one will be overlooked but I think much improved.
I look at the Brewers and the Reds and they make me nervous. And I think the Pirates will be a much better ballclub this year too. The Cardinals will always be the Cardinals–they will make some noise. The Astros are the lone team that I don’t think have a shot at the Central title. So here it is: