With just a few days here until the Nationals commence their regular season, Sports Illustrated has started to roll out their 2014 MLB preview. Included in the issue are predictions for the new year, and once again the magazine expects big things for the Nationals.
Sports Illustrated is picking the Nats for the World Series, specifically that Washington will beat the Oakland Athletics for the championship.
Here is a picture of the cover including the prediction:
Sports Illustrated also picked the Nationals to win it last year and they didn't even make the playoffs. Will SI be proven right? We'll see.