Prediction time: Cubs and White Sox

Many expect Mark Buehrle's team to win its division. Not so much with Ryan Dempster's Cubs. US Presswire

It's prediction time at ESPN Chicago and ESPN.com, and while the White Sox drew more love from the expert prognosticators, the Cubs were not forgotten.

Three of 45 experts predicted the Cubs would win the NL Central, while 32 -- including ESPN Chicago's Doug Padilla -- tabbed the Sox as the AL Central champs.

Click here to check out ESPN.com's experts, and click here to see ESPN Chicago's predictions.