Again the poor man's experts, some 44 intrepid members of our noneditorial staff, have gone on record with their pennant-race predictions. The consensus:

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AMERICAN LEAGUE

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

New York

18

12

7

5

2

Chicago

14

11

14

5

Cleveland

11

15

10

6

2

Detroit

1

5

10

15

13

Baltimore

1

3

11

12

11

6

Kansas City

2

3

15

18

6

Boston

12

12

13

7

Washington

6

7

31

NATIONAL LEAGUE

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

San Francisco

24

14

6

Milwaukee

15

16

9

4

Los Angeles

5

13

15

7

3

1

Pittsburgh

8

11

15

8

2

Cincinnati

5

11

13

12

3

Chicago

1

1

6

10

12

8

6

St. Louis

4

3

9

24

4

Philadelphia

1

2

7

34

In my spring book it looks like this:

AMERICAN LEAGUE

1 Chicago
2 Detroit
3 New York
4 Cleveland
5 Boston
6 Baltimore
7 Kansas City
8 Washington

NATIONAL LEAGUE

1 San Francisco
2 Milwaukee
3 Pittsburgh
4 Los Angeles
5 St. Louis
6 Cincinnati
7 Philadelphia
8 Chicago

What's your guess?

AMERICAN LEAGUE

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NATIONAL LEAGUE

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7 ———
8 ———

Don't forget that next week's Annual Baseball Issue may make you want to change your mind. That's allowed—any time until Opening Day.