"You can observe a lot by watching."
The legendary Yogi Berra made that claim decades ago, and although it is a typically baffling statement from the 10-time World Series champion, it is a lesson for baseball fans.
The game of baseball is never short on surprises. In fact, even the most thorough general managers find it difficult to quantify what makes a successful club.
By analyzing the game, however, you begin to notice trends which then can be used to predict future performance.
In this slideshow, I will attempt to predict the baseball season and highlight my 50 bold predictions for the 2013 campaign which is right around the corner.