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2011 Team Previews

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Athlon Sports 24th annual pre-season MLB preview magazine is on newsstands – or order your favorite team’s cover here – so spring must be fast approaching.

Athlon has released its in-depth team previews from our national stable of writers.

National League

Fri., Feb.11th:Arizona Diamondbacks and Atlanta Braves
Sat., Feb. 12th:Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds
Sun., Feb. 13th:Colorado Rockies and Florida Marlins
Mon., Feb. 14th:Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers
Tues., Feb. 15th:Milwaukee Brewers and New York Mets
Wed., Feb. 16th: Pittsburgh Pirates and Philadelphia Phillies
Thurs., Feb. 17th:San Diego Padres and San Francisco Giants
Fri., Feb. 18th: St. Louis Cardinals and Washington Nationals

American League

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Mon., Feb. 21st:Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox
Tues., Feb. 22nd:Chicago White Sox and Cleveland Indians
Wed., Feb. 23rd:Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals
Thurs., Feb. 24th:Los Angeles Angels and Minnesota Twins
Fri., Feb. 25th:New York Yankees and Oakland Athletics
Sat., Feb. 26th:Seattle Mariners and Tampa Bay Rays
Sun., Feb. 27th:Texas Rangers and Toronto Blue Jays

Athlon's statistical look of the 2011 season by division:

NL East: Statistician | NL Central: Statistician | NL West : Statistician
AL East: Statistician | AL Central: Statistician | AL West: Statistician

Athlon singles out the key "Difference Makers" for each team in the majors:

AL East: Difference Makers | AL Central: Difference Makers | AL West: Difference Makers
NL East: Difference Makers | NL Central: Difference Makers | NL West: Difference Makers

For you fantasy junkies out there, here is a position-by-position breakdown for 2011:

C | 1B | 2B | 3B | SS | OF | SP | RP | MR

Along with a consensus Big Board