Monthly Archives: April, 2017

2017 MLB Forecast – National League

EAST
1.  Washington

The Nationals have the most complete lineup in the NL, thanks to the acquisitions of centerfielder Adam Eaton and catcher Matt Wieters.  Expect a bounce-back year from Bryce Harper and continued progression from Trea Turner and Anthony Rendon.  The pitching is a bit more of a concern.  The rotation is fine, led by Max Scherzer, but without the health of Stephen Strasburg it falls a notch below the other NL contenders.  The bullpen could be a real issue, and it may require prospects to come up and save the day. Continue reading →

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