"I think the Angels this year. They have great pitching, and they added a big bat."
_ Gary Pochkar, East Worcester, treasurer.
"I'm going to go for the underdog and pick the Marlins. They added a few good players and have that new stadium."
_ Rodney Edge, Oneonta, retail.
"As a Yankees fan, I have to pick them. They have Granderson and Cano, who are two of the best players in the game."
_ Carl Gluck, Morris, retired.
"Even though they lost Pujols, the Cardinals are still the team to beat. So I'll pick them."
_ Larry Hatfield, Oneonta, retired.
"My husband likes the Yankees, so I'm going to take the Red Sox this year."
_ Amber Ladner, Franklin, nurse.
"I think the Phillies. They still have that great pitching staff."
_ Daniel Lemire, Delhi, student.