2013 MLB CBSSports.com expert predictions

For your entertainment purposes -- in addition to giving you the opportunity to spew venom in our direction -- here are our 2013 CBSSports.com baseball writing staff predictions.

Note: These were submitted via blind ballot, so the similarities are quite funny -- especially the order of the NL East.

World Series picks listed at bottom

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American League champion
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American League awards/miscellaneous
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MVP Trout Trout Trout Cano Longoria Bautista
Cy Young Verlander J. Johnson Verlander Price Darvish Weaver
Rookie Hicks Hicks Hicks Hicks Bundy Myers
Manager Showalter Leyland Gibbons Yost Washington Gibbons
Comeback V. Martinez Lackey V. Martinez Berkman M. Rivera V. Martinez
HR champ Mi. Cabrera Bautista Mi. Cabrera Fielder Pujols Bautista
Surprise Moreland Cespedes Kazmir J. Parker Joyce Kazmir
Bust Kinsler Swisher Victorino Buehrle Dempster Napoli
 
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National League Central
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National League wild card
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National League champion
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National League awards/miscellaneous
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MVP Harper Harper Posey Harper Votto J. Upton
Cy Young Kershaw Greinke Kershaw Strasburg Strasburg Strasburg
Rookie Teheran Teheran Gyorko Ryu S. Miller Wheeler
Manager Matheny Mattingly Johnson Mattingly Black Bochy
Comeback Tulowitzki R. Howard Tulowitzki Crawford Maybin W. Ramos
HR champ Stanton R. Howard Stanton Stanton Stanton Stanton
Surprise Freeman E. Gattis M. Estrada M. Carpenter Snider McCarthy
Bust Uggla Lincecum Halladay Revere Revere D. Young
 
World Series champion
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Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last six World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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