With the 2019 World Series in the books and the , it’s time to turn the page to the winter ahead – and the 2020 season.
There’s a number of marquee players set to hit free agency, including some of the in starting pitchers Gerrit Cole and Stephen Strasburg, as well as third baseman Anthony Rendon.
Any team that signs a player of this caliber is going to have increased expectations in 2020, but even as the hot stove gets preheated, here’s a way-too-early look at the teams that could make an October run next year.
The usual suspects
Houston Astros: They’ll probably , but the core is still very much in place and the seemingly never-ending prospect pipeline will graduate even more talent to the