Philadelphia Phillies (84.5 Wins)
There’s reason to think this season, their luck will change, although the Phillies fell far short of postseason glory in 2018. For starters, Philadelphia has included a serious star power together with the acquisitions of All-Star shortstop Jean Segura from the Mariners, and NL MVP Andrew McCutchen in the Yankees. Both players are hitters who add Philly’s lineup and plenty of pop.
By signing free agent reliever David Robertson into a deal Direction also strengthened the team’s bullpen. The former World Series champ was 8-3 with a 3.23 ERA last year with the Yankees, also held opponents to a minuscule .183 batting average. He must work wonders for a club which ranked last season in bullpen ERA.
The team is not done wheeling and dealing yet, although These three signings have made Philadelphia’s offseason a success. Philly is also still in the thick of Bryce Harper and their Manny Machado sweepstakes. The franchise has gobs of cash and player may easily account for an wins. Get the Phillies at 84.5 wins now while you still can, until they land their man and oddsmakers increase their projected total.
Pick: Over 84.5