Will baseball's most crowded division produce a team capable of returning the World Series hardware to the National League? The NL representative in the World Series has come from the NL Central in three of the last five seasons. The other two seasons saw the Cubs win the division. Such is life on the north side of Chicago. But after adding Japanese star Kosuke Fukudome, are the Cubs the team to beat? Baseball is almost here, and it's time for SportsNation to sound off on the season ahead. What is the balance of power in the NL Central? Which team made the wisest offseason move? Vote: AL East | AL Central | AL West | NL East | NL Central | NL West
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