Baseball Players To Watch This Season
- 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.
- Zack Wheeler Could Become Mets' Ace For 2014 Season The Mets may have this season's ace in Zack Wheeler if he can overcome control issues.
- Can The Nationals' Anthony Rendon Overcome Growing Pains? Anthony Rendon has settled in at second base for the Nationals. But his job isn't safe yet.
- Braves Hope Julio Teheran Lives Up To Big New Contract The Braves rewarded Julio Teheran for a strong 2013 season. Can he be their No. 3 starter?