It’s Opening Day. Major League Baseball is finally upon us. This marks a day of celebration for baseball fans and non-baseball fans alike, as we can all breathe a sigh of relief that springtime is finally upon us.
More or less, the initial projections on 2014 can be broken down as follows. The National League is not deep, but the good teams are really good. The American League, on the other hand, does not have a team that stands out above the rest but it has a bunch of teams that will have a chance to make the playoffs.
As far as national stories go, the names are familiar: Yasiel Puig, Bryce Harper, Mike Trout, Miguel Cabrera. The hyped teams are also familiar, and with that as a way of introduction, here is LightlyBuzzed.com’s look at four teams to watch this season.