Brant Chesser
Adam Jones remains consistent, Jorge Polanco looks to repeat his strong second half, Jordan Montgomery offers mid-rotation skills, and Addison Reed takes his skills to the Minnesota bullpen.
Jeffrey Tomich
It was an up and down and back up season for Lance McCullers. Can the 24-year-old return to All-Star form? Plus, Alex Gordon, Rick Porcello, Tim Beckham and Jason Kipnis.
Stephen Nickrand
While it might take more than prayer to get a non-roster invitee to help you, here are a few non-prospects who have the ability to do so this season.
Doug Dennis
This column brushes over some NRIs, but mostly examines closers and their ADPs.
Stephen Nickrand
Michael Kopech is one of several high-upside young starting pitchers who has been invited to spring camp.
Brian Rudd
Willson Contreras shook off a slow start, and was on an absolute tear when he suffered an injury in August. What's in store for the 25-year-old backstop in 2018? Plus, Brandon Belt, Paul DeJong, Zach Davies, and Nick Pivetta.