Mariners insider Danny Ferguson brings us his AL West Predictions today for the 2012 season. If Yu Darvish, CJ Wilson, or Albert Pujols pan out, Seattle and Oakland could be left in the dust again…especially if Seattle doesn’t land Prince Fielder. The M’s will likely end in 3rd place, but not be as easy a win as in years past.
The top 5 teams in the nation according to the AP poll and their futures odds to win the NCAA tourney are Kentucky), Ohio State, Duke, Syracuse, and North Carolina. In the Northwest the Gonzaga Bulldogs are playing solid on both ends of the court and 7-foot senior center Robert Sacre leads the team in scoring.