[The following text appears on the cover. This is 1 of 3 covers.]

'14 PLAYOFF PREVIEW MLB

P. 36

WHY THE CARDINALS WILL WIN IT ALL

'14--15 SEASON PREVIEW NHL

P. 58

WHY THE BLACKHAWKS WILL WIN IT ALL

IT'S ON

ADAM JONES

AND THE ORIOLES: THE AL EAST TITLE ISN'T ENOUGH

&

ALEX OVECHKIN

AND THE CAPITALS: NEW COACH, NEW D, SAME DOMINANT OVI

PHOTO ILLUSTRATIONON THE COVER: JONATHAN BIELASKI FOR SI (ADAM JONES); SIMON BRUTY/SI (ALEXANDER OVECHKIN)TODD OLSZEWSKI FOR SI (LOCKERS); PHOTO ILLUSTRATIONS BY SI PREMEDIA (ST. LOUIS, BALTIMORE-WASHINGTON)