2009 MLB Experts Picks

MLB 2009 Preseason Predictions
SI.com's resident experts provide all of their picks for the 2009 season. For more details about these predictions, check out the Experts Picks Roundtable.

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American League
 
Tom Verducci East Central West Wild Card Champion

Angels
MVP: Kevin Youkilis, Red Sox; Cy Young: Jon Lester, Red Sox; ROY: Matt Wieters, Orioles
 
Jon Heyman East Central West Wild Card Champion

Red Sox
MVP: Mark Teixeira, Yankees; Cy Young: Jon Lester, Red Sox; ROY: David Price, Rays
 
Ted Keith East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Yankees
MVP: Josh Hamilton, Rangers; Cy Young: Roy Halladay, Blue Jays; ROY: Matt Wieters, Orioles
 
Joe Posnanski East Central West Wild Card Champion

Red Sox
MVP: Grady Sizemore, Indians; Cy Young: Zack Greinke, Royals; ROY: David Price, Rays
 
Gennaro Filice East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Red Sox
MVP: Evan Longoria, Rays; Cy Young: Roy Halladay, Blue Jays; ROY: Matt Wieters, Orioles
 
Cliff Corcoran East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Red Sox
MVP: Josh Hamilton, Rangers; Cy Young: CC Sabathia, Yankees; ROY: Matt Wieters, Orioles
 
Ben Reiter East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Red Sox
MVP: Ian Kinsler, Rangers; Cy Young: Roy Halladay, Blue Jays; ROY: David Price, Rays
 
David Sabino East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Rays
MVP: Josh Hamilton, Rangers; Cy Young: Jon Lester, Red Sox; ROY: David Price, Rays
 
Joe Lemire East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Red Sox
MVP: Grady Sizemore, Indians; Cy Young: Josh Beckett, Red Sox; ROY: Trevor Cahill, A's
 
Albert Chen East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Rays
MVP: Miguel Cabrera, Tigers; Cy Young: Francisco Liriano, Twins; ROY: David Price, Rays
 
Lee Jenkins East Central West Wild Card Champion

Twins
MVP: Justin Morneau, Twins; Cy Young: Roy Halladay, Blue Jays; ROY: Matt Wieters, Orioles
 
Melissa Segura East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Yankees
MVP: Mark Teixeira, Yankees; Cy Young: Felix Hernandez, Mariners; ROY: David Price, Rays
 
Jonah Freedman East Central West Wild Card Champion

Indians
MVP: Evan Longoria, Rays; Cy Young: Roy Halladay, Blue Jays; ROY: Matt Wieters, Orioles
 
 
 
National League
 
Tom Verducci East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Mets
MVP: David Wright, Mets; Cy Young: Johan Santana, Mets; ROY: Tommy Hanson, Braves
 
Jon Heyman East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Cubs
MVP: Ryan Howard, Phillies; Cy Young: Cole Hamels, Phillies; ROY: Cameron Maybin, Marlins
 
Ted Keith East Central West Wild Card Champion

Cubs
MVP: Albert Pujols, Cardinals; Cy Young: Johan Santana, Mets; ROY: Cameron Maybin, Marlins
 
Joe Posnanski East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Mets
MVP: Carlos Beltran, Mets; Cy Young: Johan Santana, Mets; ROY: Cameron Maybin, Marlins
 
Gennaro Filice East Central West Wild Card Champion

Diamondbacks
MVP: Hanley Ramirez, Marlins; Cy Young: Dan Haren, D-backs; ROY: Jordan Zimmermann, Nats
 
Cliff Corcoran East Central West Wild Card Champion

Phillies
MVP: David Wright, Mets; Cy Young: Cole Hamels, Phillies; ROY: Jason Motte, Cardinals
 
Ben Reiter East Central West Wild Card Champion

Cubs
MVP: Albert Pujols, Cards; Cy Young: Johan Santana, Mets; ROY: Kenshin Kawakami, Braves
 
David Sabino East Central West Wild Card Champion

Mets
MVP: Albert Pujols, Cardinals; Cy Young: Johan Santana, Mets; ROY: Chris Dickerson, Reds
 
Joe Lemire East Central West Wild Card Champion

Phillies
MVP: Albert Pujols, Cardinals; Cy Young: Cole Hamels, Phillies; ROY: Jordan Schafer, Braves
 
Albert Chen East Central West Wild Card Champion

Diamondbacks
MVP: David Wright, Mets; Cy Young: Johan Santana, Mets; ROY: Cameron Maybin, Marlins
 
Lee Jenkins East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Cubs
MVP: David Wright, Mets; Cy Young: Carlos Zambrano, Cubs; ROY: Cameron Maybin, Marlins
 
Melissa Segura East Central West Wild Card Champion

Mets
MVP: Manny Ramirez, Dodgers; Cy Young: Johan Santana, Mets; ROY: Cameron Maybin, Marlins
 
Jonah Freedman East Central West Wild Card **Champion

Cubs
MVP: Manny Ramirez, Dodgers; Cy Young: Brandon Webb, D-backs; ROY: C. Maybin, Marlins
 
 
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