With the start of the 2009 spring training just days away, and predictions coming out in full force, it is time for some of the bolder predictions.
Although these predictions aren't necessarily surprising, they're predictions that people may be afraid of making or not even bother making.
The 2009 season is going to be a great season, especially within the National League. This list is meant to highlight five bold predictions that you may not expect to happen. They are ranked in no order of confidence, just the way I decided to write them.