If the baseball season is played this summer it will be much shorter than expected because of the Coronavirus. MLB officials are waiting to see when and if they can play. If they do we have found a couple of publications that have made their predictions, Sports Illustrated and Athlons. Here is what they say will happen this season:

SI: (RECORDS BASED ON FULL SEASON)

AMERCIAN LEAGUE EAST

  1. NY YANKEES 105-57

  2. TAMPA BAY 94-68

  3. BOSTON 81-81

  4. TORONTO 77-85

  5. BALTIMORE 53-109

AMERICAN LEAGUE CENTRAL

  1. MINNESOTA 93-69

  2. CHICAGO 91-71

  3. CLEVELAND 84-78

  4. KANSAS CITY 65-97

  5. DETROIT 54-108

AMERICAN LEAGUE WEST

  1. HOUSTON 93-69

  2. OAKLAND 92-70

  3. LOS ANGELES 90-72

  4. TEXAS 76-86

  5. SEATTLE 54-108

NATIONAL LEAGUE EAST

  1. ATLANTA 93-69

  2. WASHINGTON 92-70

  3. NY METS 87-75

  4. PHILADELPHIA 83-79

  5. MIAMI 67-95

NATIONAL LEAGUE CENTRAL

  1. CHICAGO 86-76

  2. CINCINNATI 85-77

  3. LOUIS 84-78

  4. MILWAUKEE 83-79

  5. PITTSBURGH 62-100

NATIONAL LEAGUE WEST

  1. LOS ANGELES 107-55

  2. ARIZONA 85-77

  3. SAN DIEGO 80-82

  4. SAN FRANCISCO 68-94

  5. COLORADO 66-96

POST SEASON: AMERICAN LEAGUE

WILD CARD: TAMPA BAY OVER OAKLAND

AL DIVISION SERIES: NEW YORK OVER TAMPA BAY, HOUSTON OVER MINNESOTA

AL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES: NEW YORK OVER HOUSTON

POST SEASON: NATIONAL LEAGUE

WILD CARD: NEW YORK OVER WASHINGTON

NL DIVISION SERIES: LOS ANGELES OVER NEW YORK, ATLANTA OVER CHICAGO

NL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES: LOS ANGELES OVER ATLANTA

WORLD SERIES: NEW YORK OVER LOS ANGELES

ATHLONS

AMERICAN LEAGUE EAST

  1. NEW YORK

  2. BOSTON

  3. TAMPA BAY

  4. TORONTO

  5. BALTIMORE

AMERICAN LEAGUE CENTRAL

  1. MINNESOTA

  2. CHICAGO

  3. CLEVELAND

  4. KANSAS CITY

  5. DETROIT

AMERICAN LEAGUE WEST

  1. HOUSTON

  2. OAKLAND

  3. TEXAS

  4. LOS ANGELES

  5. SEATTLE

AL WILD CARD: CHICAGO AND OAKLAND

ALCS: NEW YORK OVER HOUSTON

NATIONAL LEAGUE EAST

  1. ATLANTA

  2. WASHINGTON

  3. NEW YORK

  4. PHILADELPHIA

  5. MIAMI

NATIONAL LEAGUE CENTRAL

  1. St. LOUIS

  2. MILWAUKEE

  3. CHICAGO

  4. CINCINNATI

  5. PITTSBURGH

NATIONAL LEAGUE WEST

  1. LOS ANGELES

  2. ARIZONA

  3. SAN DIEGO

  4. COLORADO

  5. SAN FRANCISCO

NL WILD CARD: WASHINGTON AND MILWAUKEE

NLCS: LOS ANGELES OVER ATLANTA

WORLD SERIES: NEW YORK OVER LOS ANGELES