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Projected MLB lineups by team

NL East

1. New York Mets

Lineup

RF Curtis Granderson

3B David Wright

CF Yoenis Cespedes

1B Lucas Duda

2B Neil Walker

LF Michael Conforto

C Travis d’Arnaud

SS Asdrubal Cabrera

Starters/Stopper

RHP Matt Harvey

RHP Jacob DeGrom

RHP Noah Syndergaard

LHP Steven Matz

RHP (expected return July 1)- Zack Wheeler

Closer RHP Jeurys Familia

2015: 90-72 (Won NL East)

Payroll: $128.4 million (15th overall)

2. Washington Nationals

Lineup

CF Ben Revere

LF Jayson Werth

RF Bryce Harper

1B Ryan Zimmerman

2B Daniel Murphy

3B Anthony Rendon

C Wilson Ramos

SS Danny Espinosa

Starters/Stopper

RHP Max Scherzer

RHP Stephen Strasburg

LHP Gio Gonzalez

RHP Tanner Roark

RHP Joe Ross

Closer RHP Jonathan Papelbon

2015: 83-79 (2nd in NL East)

Payroll: $142.5 million (11th overall)

3. Miami Marlins

Lineup

2B Dee Gordon

CF Marcell Ozuna

LF Christian Yelich

RF Giancarlo Stanton

1B Justin Bour

3B Martin Prado

C J.T. Realmuto

SS Adeiny Hechavarria

Starters/Stopper

LHP Wei-Yin Chen

RHP Jose Fernandez

RHP Tom Koehler

LHP Adam Conley

RHP Jarred Cosart

Closer RHP A.J. Ramos

2015: 71-91 (3rd in NL East)

Payroll: $64 million (28th overall)

4. Atlanta Braves

Lineup

CF Ender Inciarte

SS Erick Aybar

1B Freddie Freeman

RF Nick Markakis

LF Hector Olivera

3B Adonis Garcia

C A.J. Pierzynski

2B Jace Peterson

Starters/Stopper

RHP Julio Teheran

RHP Bud Norris

RHP Matt Wisler

RHP Jhoulys Chacin

RHP Mike Foltynewicz

Closer RHP Arodys Vizcaino

2015: 67-95 (4th in NL East)

Payroll: $77 million (27th overall)

5. Philadelphia Phillies

Lineup

LF Peter Bourjos

2B Cesar Hernandez

CF Odubel Herrera

3B Maikel Franco

1B Ryan Howard

C Cameron Rupp

RF Cedric Hunter

SS Freddy Galvis

Starters/Stopper

RHP Jeremy Hellickson

RHP Aaron Nola

RHP Charlie Morton

RHP Jerad Eickhoff

RHP Vince Velasquez

Closer RHP David Hernandez

2015: 63-99 (Last in NL East)

Payroll: $91.6 million (22nd overall)

NL Central

1. Chicago Cubs

Lineup

CF Dexter Fowler

RF Jason Heyward

2B Ben Zobrist

1B Anthony Rizzo

3B Kris Bryant

LF Kyle Schwarber

C Miguel Montero

SS Addison Russell

Starters/Stopper

RHP Jake Arrieta

LHP Jon Lester

RHP John Lackey

RHP Jason Hammel

RHP Kyle Hendricks

Closer RHP Hector Rondon

2015: 97-65 (Wild Card, 3rd in NL Central)

Payroll: $163.8 million (6th overall)

2. St. Louis Cardinals

Lineup

3B Matt Carpenter

RF Stephen Piscotty

LF Matt Holliday

1B Matt Adams

CF Randal Grichuk

C Yadier Molina

2B Kolten Wong

SS Ruben Tejada

Starters/Stopper

RHP Adam Wainwright

LHP Jaime Garcia

RHP Michael Wacha

RHP Mike Leake

RHP Carlos Martinez

Closer RHP Trevor Rosenthal

2015: 100-62 (Won NL Central)

Payroll: $143.5 million (10th overall)

3. Pittsburgh Pirates

Lineup

1B John Jaso

CF Andrew McCutchen

3B David Freese

LF Starling Marte

C Francisco Cervelli

RF Gregory Polanco

2B Josh Harrison

SS Jordy Mercer

Starters/Stopper

RHP Gerrit Cole

LHP Francisco Liriano

LHP Jonathon Niese

LHP Jeff Locke

RHP Ryan Vogelsong

Closer RHP Mark Melancon

2015: 98-64 (Wild Card, 2nd in NL Central)

Payroll: $95.8 million (19th overall)

4. Cincinnati Reds

Lineup

CF Billy Hamilton

3B Eugenio Suarez

1B Joey Votto

2B Brandon Phillips

RF Jay Bruce

C Devin Mesoraco

LF Adam Duvall

SS Zack Cozart

Starters/Stopper

RHP Raisel Iglesias

LHP Brandon Finnegan

RHP Alfredo Simon

RHP Anthony DeSclafani

RHP (expected back May 1) Homer Bailey

Closer RHP J.J. Hoover

2015: 64-98 (Last in NL Central)

Payroll: $80.9 million (25th overall)

5. Milwaukee Brewers

Lineup

2B Scooter Gennett

C Jonathan Lucroy

LF Ryan Braun

1B Chris Carter

RF Domingo Santana

3B Aaron Hill

SS Jonathan Villar

CF Kirk Nieuwenhuis

Starters/Stopper

RHP Wily Peralta

RHP Jimmy Nelson

RHP Matt Garza

RHP Taylor Jungmann

RHP Chase Anderson

Closer RHP Jeremy Jeffress

2015: 68-94 (4th in NL Central)

Payroll: $51.2 million (Last overall)

NL West

1. San Francisco Giants

Lineup

CF Denard Span

2B Joe Panik

3B Matt Duffy

C Buster Posey

RF Hunter Pence

SS Brandon Crawford

1B Brandon Belt

LF Angel Pagan

Starters/Stopper

LHP Madison Bumgarner

RHP Johnny Cueto

RHP Jeff Samardzija

RHP Jake Peavy

RHP Matt Cain

Closer RHP Santiago Casilla

2015: 84-78 (2nd in NL West)

Payroll: $166.7 million (5th overall)

2. Los Angeles Dodgers

Lineup

LF Carl Crawford

RF Yasiel Puig

3B Justin Turner

1B Adrian Gonzalez

2B Howie Kendrick

SS Corey Seager

C Yasmani Grandal

CF Joc Pederson

Starters/Stopper

LHP Clayton Kershaw

RHP Kenta Maeda

LHP Scott Kazmir

LHP Alex Wood

LHP (expected back May 1) Hyun-Jin Ryu

Closer RHP Kenley Jansen

2015: 92-70 (Won NL West)

Payroll: $248.3 million (1st overall)

3. Arizona Diamondbacks

Lineup

SS Jean Segura

CF A.J. Pollock

1B Paul Goldschmidt

RF David Peralta

C Welington Castillo

3B Jake Lamb

LF Yasmany Tomas

2B Nick Ahmed

Starters/Stopper

RHP Zack Greinke

RHP Shelby Miller

LHP Patrick Corbin

LHP Rubby De La Rosa

LHP Robbie Ray

Closer RHP Brad Ziegler

2015: 79-83 (3rd in NL West)

Payroll: $91.4 million (23rd overall)

4. San Diego Padres

Lineup

CF Jon Jay

2B Cory Spangenberg

RF Matt Kemp

1B Wil Myers

3B Yangervis Solarte

C Derek Norris

SS Alexei Ramirez

CF Melvin Upton, Jr.

Starters/Stopper

RHP Tyson Ross

RHP James Shields

RHP Andrew Cashner

RHP Colin Rea

LHP Robbie Erlin

Closer RHP Fernando Rodney

2015: 74-88 (4th in NL West)

Payroll: $94.1 million (20th overall)

5. Colorado Rockies

Lineup

CF Charlie Blackmon

SS Trevor Story

RF Carlos Gonzalez

3B Nolan Arenado

LF Gerardo Parra

1B Ben Paulsen

C Nick Hundley

2B DJ LeMahieu

Starters/Stopper

LHP Jorge De La Rosa

RHP Chad Bettis

RHP Tyler Chatwood

RHP Jordan Lyles

RHP (expected back by May)- Jon Gray

Closer RHP Jason Motte

2015: 68-94 (Last in NL West)

Payroll: $103.6 million (17th overall)

AL East

1. Toronto Blue Jays

Lineup

CF Kevin Pillar

3B Josh Donaldson

RF Jose Bautista

DH Edwin Encarnacion

SS Troy Tulowitzki

1B Chris Colabello

LF Michael Saunders

C Russell Martin

2B Ryan Goins

Starters/Stopper

RHP Marcus Stroman

RHP Marco Estrada

RHP R.A. Dickey

LHP J.A. Happ

RHP Aaron Sanchez

Closer RHP Roberto Osuna

2015: 93-69 (Won AL East)

Payroll: $131.9 million (14th overall)

2. Boston Red Sox

Lineup

RF Mookie Betts

2B Dustin Pedroia

SS Xander Bogaerts

DH David Ortiz

1B Hanley Ramirez

3B Pablo Sandoval

LF Brock Holt

C Blake Swihart

CF Jackie Bradley, Jr.

Starters/Stopper

LHP David Price

RHP Clay Buchholz

RHP Rick Porcello

RHP Joe Kelly

LHP (expected back by May)- Eduardo Rodriguez

Closer RHP Craig Kimbrel

2015: 78-84 (Last in AL East)

Payroll: $198.8 million (3rd overall)

3. New York Yankees

Lineup

CF Jacoby Ellsbury

LF Brett Gardner

DH Alex Rodriguez

1B Mark Teixeira

C Brian McCann

RF Carlos Beltran

3B Chase Headley

2B Starlin Castro

SS Didi Gregorius

Starters/Stopper

RHP Masahiro Tanaka

RHP Michael Pineda

RHP Nathan Eovaldi

RHP Luis Severino

LHP CC Sabathia

Closer (eligible May 9) LHP Aroldis Chapman

2015: 87-75 (Wild Card, 2nd in AL East)

Payroll: $221.5 (2nd overall)

4. Baltimore Orioles

Lineup

3B Manny Machado

CF Adam Jones

1B Chris Davis

RF Mark Trumbo

C Matt Wieters

DH Pedro Alvarez

SS J.J. Hardy

2B Jonathan Schoop

LF Joey Rickard

Starters/Stopper

RHP Chris Tillman

RHP Yovani Gallardo

RHP Miguel Gonzalez

RHP Ubaldo Jimenez

RHP Kevin Gausman

Closer LHP Zach Britton

2015: 81-81 (3rd in AL East)

Payroll: $145.5 million (9th overall)

5. Tampa Bay Rays

Lineup

2B Logan Forsythe

1B Logan Morrison

3B Evan Longoria

DH Corey Dickerson

LF Desmond Jennings

SS Brad Miller

RF Steven Souza, Jr.

CF Kevin Kiermaier

C Curt Casali

Starters/Stopper

RHP Chris Archer

LHP Drew Smyly

RHP Jake Odorizzi

LHP Matt Moore

RHP Erasmo Ramirez

Closer (expected back in May) RHP Brad Boxberger

2015: 80-82 (4th in AL East)

Payroll: $61.3 million (29th overall)

AL Central

1. Kansas City Royals

Lineup

SS Alcides Escobar

3B Mike Moustakas

CF Lorenzo Cain

1B Eric Hosmer

DH Kendrys Morales

LF Alex Gordon

C Salvador Perez

RF (expected back by May) Jarrod Dyson

2B Omar Infante

Starters/Stopper

RHP Edinson Volquez

RHP Ian Kennedy

RHP Yordano Ventura

RHP Chris Young

RHP Kris Medlen

Closer RHP Wade Davis

2015: 95-67 (Won AL Central, Won World Series)

Payroll: $136.5 million (13th overall)

2. Cleveland Indians

Lineup

2B Jason Kipnis

SS Francisco Lindor

LF (expected back by May) Michael Brantley

DH Carlos Santana

1B Mike Napoli

RF Marlon Byrd

C Yan Gomes

3B Juan Uribe

CF Tyler Naquin

Starters/Stopper

RHP Corey Kluber

RHP Carlos Carrasco

RHP Danny Salazar

RHP Cody Anderson

RHP Josh Tomlin

Closer RHP Cody Allen

2015: 81-80 (3rd in AL Central)

Payroll: $92.6 million (21st overall)

3. Detroit Tigers

Lineup

2B Ian Kinsler

LF Justin Upton

1B Miguel Cabrera

DH Victor Martinez

RF J.D. Martinez

3B Nick Castellanos

C James McCann

SS Jose Iglesias

CF Anthony Gose

Starters/Stopper

RHP Justin Verlander

RHP Jordan Zimmermann

RHP Anibal Sanchez

RHP Mike Pelfrey

RHP Shane Greene

Closer RHP Francisco Rodriguez

2015: 74-87 (last in AL Central)

Payroll: $192.3 million (4th overall)

4. Minnesota Twins

Lineup

2B Brian Dozier

1B Joe Mauer

RF Miguel Sano

3B Trevor Plouffe

LF Eddie Rosario

DH Byung Ho Park

SS Eduardo Escobar

C Kurt Suzuki

CF Byron Buxton

Starters/Stopper

RHP Ervin Santana

RHP Kyle Gibson

RHP Phil Hughes

LHP Tommy Milone

RHP Ricky Nolasco

Closer LHP Glen Perkins

2015: 83-79 (4th in AL Central)

Payroll: $99.8 million (18th overall)

5. Chicago White Sox

Lineup

LF Adam Eaton

SS Jimmy Rollins

1B Jose Abreu

3B Todd Frazier

DH Melky Cabrera

RF Avisail Garcia

2B Brett Lawrie

CF Austin Jackson

C Alex Avila

Starters/Stopper

LHP Chris Sale

LHP Jose Quintana

LHP Carlos Rodon

RHP Mat Latos

LHP John Danks

Closer RHP David Robertson

2015: 76-86 (4th in AL Central)

Payroll: $113.4 million (16th overall)

AL West

1. Houston Astros

Lineup

2B Jose Altuve

RF George Springer

SS Carlos Correa

LF Colby Rasmus

CF Carlos Gomez

DH (expected back by May) Evan Gattis

3B Luis Valbuena

1B Tyler White

C Jason Castro

Starters/Stopper

LHP Dallas Keuchel

RHP Collin McHugh

RHP (expected back by May) Lance McCullers

RHP Doug Fister

RHP Scott Feldman

Closer RHP Ken Giles

2015: 86-76 (Wild Card, 2nd in AL Central)

Payroll: $89 million (24th overall)

2. Texas Rangers

Lineup

CF Delino DeShields

RF Shin-Soo Choo

DH Prince Fielder

3B Adrian Beltre

1B Mitch Moreland

LF Ian Desmond

2B Rougned Odor

SS Elvis Andrus

C Robinson Chirinos

Starters/Stopper

LHP Cole Hamels

LHP Martin Perez

RHP Colby Lewis

LHP Derek Holland

RHP (expected back in May) Yu Darvish

Closer RHP Shawn Tolleson

2015: 88-74 (Won AL West)

Payroll: $158.6 million (8th overall)

3. Los Angeles Angels

Lineup

3B Yunel Escobar

LF Daniel Nava

CF Mike Trout

DH Albert Pujols

RF Kole Calhoun

1B C.J. Cron

SS Andrelton Simmons

C Carlos Perez

2B Johnny Giavotella

Starters/Stopper

RHP Garrett Richards

LHP Andrew Heaney

RHP Jered Weaver

LHP Hector Santiago

RHP (expected back by May)- Tyler Skaggs

Closer RHP Huston Street

2015: 85-77 (3rd in AL West)

Payroll: $160.9 million (7th overall)

4. Seattle Mariners

Lineup

LF Nori Aoki

SS Ketel Marte

2B Robinson Cano

DH Nelson Cruz

3B Kyle Seager

1B Adam Lind

RF Seth Smith

C Chris Iannetta

CF Leonys Martin

Starters/Stopper

RHP Felix Hernandez

RHP Hisashi Iwakuma

LHP Wade Miley

RHP Taijuan Walker

RHP Nate Karns

Closer RHP Steve Cishek

2015: 76-86 (4th in AL West)

Payroll: $139.8 million (12th overall)

5. Oakland Athletics

Lineup

CF Billy Burns

2B Jed Lowrie

RF Josh Reddick

LF Khris Davis

C Stephen Vogt

3B Danny Valencia

DH Billy Butler

1B Yonder Alonso

SS Marcus Semien

Starters/Stopper

RHP Sonny Gray

LHP Rich Hill

RHP Chris Bassitt

RHP Kendall Graveman

LHP Felix Doubront

Closer LHP Sean Doolittle

2015: 68-94 (Last in AL West)

Payroll: $80.6 million (26th overall)

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