Regardless of the outcome of the 2009 World Series, one thing is for sureùboth the Phillies and Yanks will be the favorites to return to the World Series in 2010. Both squads will be returning with essentially the same core of players, and the Phillies get the added bonus of an entire season with Cliff Lee.
The Phillies' main competition in the NL East next season will come from an improving Atlanta Braves team, which is going to do everything in its power to sign either Matt Holliday or Jason Bay and make one last run at a title in Bobby Cox's last year at the helm.
The Dodgers and Rockies will once again duke it out in the West, while the Central is anybodyÆs guess, with a lot depending on the offseason movesùor lack thereof, in some casesùby the Cardinals, Cubs, an ...
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