Baseball Players To Watch This Season
- Pirates Have Future Ace In Gerrit Cole Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole put up impressive stats late last year. Can he hold up the whole season?
- Cardinals Give Kolten Wong Another Shot At Second Kolten Wong struggled at the plate for the Cardinals in 2013. Consistent at-bats might be the answer.
- Can Cuban Slugger Jose Abreu Turn Around The White Sox? Hard-hitting Jose Abreu, a recent Cuban defector, becomes the new White Sox first baseman.
- Twins’ Oswaldo Arcia Should Develop With Experience Oswaldo Arcia was a bright spot for the Twins in 2013. Can he hold down a corner outfield spot this season?
- Royals' Yordano Ventura Looks To Harness Blazing Fastball The Royals are hoping Yordano Ventura, their young fireballer, can transition from thrower to pitcher.
- Indians' Young Righty Danny Salazar Flies Under The Radar The Indians' Danny Salazar doesn't get much hype. But 2014 could be his breakout season.
- Drew Smyly Cements Tigers’ Rotation As Lone Lefty Drew Smyly, a strong setup man in the Tigers' bullpen, moves back into the starting rotation.
- Christian Yelich Gives Marlins Power And Speed Atop Lineup The Marlins look to the 22-year-old Christian Yelich to lead off and start in left field.
- Phillies Hope To Find Room For Darin Ruf's Powerful Bat Darin Ruf is too good of a hitter not to play. The Phillies just need a place for him in the lineup.