Chicago White Sox
Chris Sale will make a serious case for the American League Cy Young and Addison Reed will be one of the best young relievers in the MLB.
After loading up in the offseason, the Indians will play the Tigers tight through July in the American League Central and eventually fall off. Trevor Bauer will develop into the ace of the team, while Scott Kazmir makes a case for Comeback Player of the Year.
22-year old closer, Bruce Rondon, will make a name for himself in the baseball world and saves 35+ games for the American League Central winners.
Kansas City Royals
James Shields continues his success away from the Rays, and is runner up to Chris Sale in the American League Cy Young voting.
While the Astros occupy the spot for the worst team in the American League, the Twins fall right behind them. When it comes to making an optimistic prediction though, look for Mike Pelfrey to bounce back and have a half-decent season.