In 2021 the Texas Rangers finished with the third-fewest wins in baseball. Texas won just 24 of their 57 road games as the starting pitching struggled. While they are still rebuilding, there is some excitement surrounding the Rangers 2022 campaign.
Although the Rockies did chip away at some movement on the open market this offseason, it remains very hard to envision Colorado competing with the Giants, Dodgers, or Padres in a star-studded National League West.
The Miami Marlins were the second-worst team in the National League East last season at 67-95. In the offseason, they made a couple of key free-agent signings and trades with General Manager Kim Ng at the helm for her second year.
The White Sox are the class of the AL Central and they made moves this offseason to improve. While the division is likely to be a little tougher than last year, the South Siders are the most complete team of the bunch.
The Philadelphia Phillies came close to taking the National League East last season. On the bright side, though, last season was the first time in the last decade they have finished over .500, albeit at 82-80.