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Gordon Edes' 10 Predictions For The Red Sox

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1. For first time since '02, AL wild card team won't come out of East

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Thin starting pitching and creeping age in the Bronx, blown-up bullpen in the Trop leaves Yanks, Rays vulnerable in an AL East that top to bottom is stronger than ever. By razor-thin margin, AL Central sneaks in a second team.