Banished to the Pen logo - spring training 2018Spring 2018 marks the sixth set of the Effectively Wild podcast’s team-by-team previews, which will be based on FanGraphs’ preliminary season projections.

This also marks our fourth year of written companion pieces, and we’ll alternate with the best and worst teams, meeting in the middle. You can look back on how we did compared to some other predictors.

Below is our schedule of posted and upcoming entries:

  • Feb 4 – Astros (1) – Khurram Kalim
  • Feb 5 – White Sox (30) – Rob Mains
  • Feb 8 – Dodgers (2) – Mike Carlucci
  • Feb 9 – Marlins (29) – Jacob Meyer
  • Feb 12 – Indians (3) – Nick Koss
  • Feb 13 – Royals (28) – Darius Austin
  • Feb 15 – Cubs (4) – Seth Moland-Kovash
  • Feb 16 – Padres (27) – Daniel R Epstein
  • Feb 19 – Nationals (5) – Brandon Lee
  • TBA – Tigers (26)
  • Feb 22 – Yankees (6)
  • Feb 23 – Orioles (25)
  • Feb 26 – Red Sox (7)
  • Feb 27 – Reds (24)