The last four months have been a roller coaster for the St. Louis Cardinals.
After winning their 11th World Series, the team is now without legendary manager Tony La Russa and superstar Albert Pujols.
It is a mystery how St. Louis will do in the 2012 campaign without the long-time faces of the franchise.
There is no question it will take a total team effort if the club wants to return to the Promised Land.
Pujols was undoubtedly under the most pressure heading into 2011 with an expiring contract.
Whose turn is it this year?
Here are the 10 Cardinals under the most pressure in 2012.