Whether it is the previous season's success, the offseason's activities or a combination of the two, teams enter spring training with varying levels of confidence regarding the upcoming season.
From the reigning pennant winners in the Tigers and Giants, to the free-spending West Coast Angels and Dodgers and a handful of others in between, I see eight teams who enter the season with a supreme level of confidence.
So, here is my take on the most confident MLB teams entering spring training, ranked from No. 8 to No. 1 in terms of most confident.