Astros-Cubs race should be epic

Boston and Houston might not win their respective divisions, but they will be the two teams left standing.

Updated: April 7, 2004, 9:41 AM ET
By Jim Baker | MLB Insider
Better late than never: my 2004 picks

The only thing more foolish than making predictions is printing them a couple of days into the season. The only thing more foolish than that is going beyond stating where each team will finish in the standings and predicting the number of wins they will have.

Well, call me fool because I'm doing all three of those things here today.

Jim Baker is an author at Baseball Prospectus and a frequent contributor to Page 2. You can e-mail Jim at bottlebat@gmail.com.

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