ESPN predicts the 2008 season

Originally Published: March 30, 2008
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2008 Team Predictions
  World Series American League National League Wild Cards
Jayson Stark,
ESPN.com
Braves over Tigers East: Red Sox
Central: Tigers
West: Mariners
East: Braves
Central: Cubs
West: Rockies
AL: Indians
NL: Mets
Peter Gammons,
ESPN/ESPN Insider
Indians over Braves East: Red Sox
Central: Tigers
West: Angels
East: Braves
Central: Cubs
West: D-backs
AL: Indians
NL: Mets
Jerry Crasnick,
ESPN.com
Tigers over Mets East: Red Sox
Central: Tigers
West: Angels
East: Mets
Central: Cubs
West: D-backs
AL: Indians
NL: Braves
Buster Olney,
ESPN The Magazine
Indians over Cubs East: Yankees
Central: Indians
West: Mariners
East: Braves
Central: Cubs
West: Rockies
AL: Red Sox
NL: Mets
Tim Kurkjian,
ESPN The Magazine
Red Sox over Mets East: Red Sox
Central: Indians
West: Angels
East: Mets
Central: Cubs
West: Dodgers
AL: Yankees
NL: Phillies
Rob Neyer,
ESPN Insider
Dodgers over Indians East: Yankees
Central: Indians
West: Angels
East: Mets
Central: Cubs
West: Dodgers
AL: Tigers
NL: Padres
Steve Phillips,
ESPN/ESPN Insider
Tigers over Mets East: Red Sox
Central: Tigers
West: Mariners
East: Mets
Central: Cubs
West: Dodgers
AL: Indians
NL: D-backs
Keith Law,
ESPN.com/Scouts Inc.
Indians over Mets East: Red Sox
Central: Indians
West: Angels
East: Mets
Central: Cubs
West: Dodgers
AL: Tigers
NL: Brewers
Eric Karabell,
ESPN Fantasy
Cubs over Red Sox East: Red Sox
Central: Indians
West: Mariners
East: Phillies
Central: Cubs
West: D-backs
AL: Tigers
NL: Braves
Jorge Arangure Jr.,
ESPN The Magazine
Tigers over Dodgers East: Red Sox
Central: Indians
West: Angels
East: Braves
Central: Cubs
West: Dodgers
AL: Tigers
NL: D-backs
Amy Nelson,
ESPN.com
Cubs over Indians East: Red Sox
Central: Indians
West: Mariners
East: Braves
Central: Cubs
West: D-backs
AL: Tigers
NL: Mets
Pedro Gomez,
ESPN
Angels over Dodgers East: Yankees
Central: Tigers
West: Angels
East: Braves
Central: Brewers
West: Dodgers
AL: White Sox
NL: Mets
Enrique Rojas,
ESPNdeportes.com
Mets over Tigers East: Red Sox
Central: Tigers
West: Mariners
East: Mets
Central: Cubs
West: Padres
AL: Yankees
NL: Phillies
Peter Pascarelli,
ESPN
Braves over Yankees East: Yankees
Central: Indians
West: Mariners
East: Braves
Central: Cubs
West: Dodgers
AL: Red Sox
NL: Brewers
Bob Klapisch,
ESPN.com contributor
Tigers over Mets East: Red Sox
Central: Tigers
West: Angels
East: Mets
Central: Cubs
West: D-backs
AL: Yankees
NL: Phillies
Jonah Keri,
ESPN.com contributor
Mets over Indians East: Yankees
Central: Indians
West: Angels
East: Mets
Central: Cubs
West: D-backs
AL: Red Sox
NL: Brewers
John Shea,
ESPN.com contributor
Tigers over D-backs East: Red Sox
Central: Tigers
West: Mariners
East: Mets
Central: Cubs
West: D-backs
AL: Angels
NL: Dodgers
Sean McAdam,
ESPN.com contributor
Red Sox over D-backs East: Red Sox
Central: Tigers
West: Angels
East: Phillies
Central: Cubs
West: D-backs
AL: Indians
NL: Braves
Nate Ravitz,
ESPN Fantasy
Tigers over D-backs East: Red Sox
Central: Tigers
West: Mariners
East: Mets
Central: Brewers
West: D-backs
AL: Indians
NL: Phillies

2008 Individual Predictions
  MVP Cy Young Rookie of the Year
Jayson Stark,
ESPN.com
AL: Miguel Cabrera
NL: Chase Utley
AL: Josh Beckett
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Evan Longoria
NL: Johnny Cueto
Peter Gammons,
ESPN/ESPN Insider
AL: Manny Ramirez
NL: David Wright
AL: Justin Verlander
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Evan Longoria
NL: Cameron Maybin
Jerry Crasnick,
ESPN.com
AL: Miguel Cabrera
NL: David Wright
AL: Justin Verlander
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Joba Chamberlain
NL: Chase Headley
Buster Olney,
ESPN The Magazine
AL: Miguel Cabrera
NL: Mark Teixeira
AL: Fausto Carmona
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Evan Longoria
NL: Johnny Cueto
Tim Kurkjian,
ESPN The Magazine
AL: Miguel Cabrera
NL: Chase Utley
AL: Justin Verlander
NL: Brandon Webb
AL: Evan Longoria
NL: Cameron Maybin
Keith Law,
ESPN.com/Scouts Inc.
AL: Miguel Cabrera
NL: Derrek Lee
AL: Fausto Carmona
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Evan Longoria
NL: Kosuke Fukudome
Rob Neyer,
ESPN Insider
AL: Grady Sizemore
NL: David Wright
AL: Justin Verlander
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Clay Buchholz
NL: Jay Bruce
Steve Phillips,
ESPN/ESPN Insider
AL: David Ortiz
NL: David Wright
AL: Justin Verlander
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Evan Longoria
NL: Jay Bruce
Eric Karabell,
ESPN Fantasy
AL: David Ortiz
NL: Chase Utley
AL: Justin Verlander
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Jacoby Ellsbury
NL: Geovany Soto
Jorge Arangure Jr.,
ESPN The Magazine
AL: Miguel Cabrera
NL: Mark Teixeira
AL: Roy Halladay
NL: Carlos Zambrano
AL: Evan Longoria
NL: Geovany Soto
Amy Nelson,
ESPN.com
AL: Miguel Cabreraz
NL: Prince Fielder
AL: Josh Beckett
NL: Brandon Webb
AL: Evan Longoria
NL: Johnny Cueto
Pedro Gomez,
ESPN
AL: Nick Swisher
NL: Prince Fielder
AL: Justin Verlander
NL: Carlos Zambrano
AL: Daric Barton
NL: Manny Parra
Enrique Rojas,
ESPNdeportes.com
AL: Miguel Cabrera
NL: David Wright
AL: Justin Verlander
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Clay Buchholz
NL: Jay Bruce
Phil Rogers,
ESPN.com contributor
AL: Miguel Cabrera
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Javier Vazquez
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Jacoby Ellsbury
NL: Kosuke Fukudome
Bob Klapisch,
ESPN.com contributor
AL: Alex Rodriguez
NL: David Wright
AL: Roy Halladay
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Evan Longoria
NL: Kosuke Fukudome
Jonah Keri,
ESPN.com contributor
AL: Alex Rodriguez
NL: David Wright
AL: Justin Verlander
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Clay Buchholz
NL: Kosuke Fukudome
John Shea,
ESPN.com contributor
AL: Torii Hunter
NL: Chase Utley
AL: Roy Halladay
NL: Johan Santana
AL: Daric Barton
NL: Geovany Soto
Sean McAdam,
ESPN.com contributor
AL: Miguel Cabrera
NL: David Wright
AL: Erik Bedard
NL: Carlos Zambrano
AL: Evan Longoria
NL: Johnny Cueto
Peter Pascarelli,
ESPN
AL: Manny Ramirez
NL: Chipper Jones
AL: Josh Beckett
NL: Carlos Zambrano
AL: Evan Longoria
NL: Johnny Cueto
Nate Ravitz,
ESPN Fantasy
AL: Miguel Cabrera
NL: David Wright
AL: C.C. Sabathia
NL: Jake Peavy
AL: Clay Buchholz
NL: Cameron Maybin