Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole put up impressive stats late last year. Can he hold up the whole season?
Kolten Wong struggled at the plate for the Cardinals in 2013. Consistent at-bats might be the answer.
Hard-hitting Jose Abreu, a recent Cuban defector, becomes the new White Sox first baseman.
Oswaldo Arcia was a bright spot for the Twins in 2013. Can he hold down a corner outfield spot this season?
The Royals are hoping Yordano Ventura, their young fireballer, can transition from thrower to pitcher.
The Indians’ Danny Salazar doesn’t get much hype. But 2014 could be his breakout season.
Drew Smyly, a strong setup man in the Tigers’ bullpen, moves back into the starting rotation.
The Marlins look to the 22-year-old Christian Yelich to lead off and start in left field.
Darin Ruf is too good of a hitter not to play. The Phillies just need a place for him in the lineup.
The Mets may have this season’s ace in Zack Wheeler if he can overcome control issues.
Anthony Rendon has settled in at second base for the Nationals. But his job isn’t safe yet.
The Braves rewarded Julio Teheran for a strong 2013 season. Can he be their No. 3 starter?