After a lopsided win in Game 7 of the NLCS, the Giants will take on the Detroit Tigers in the World Series beginning on Wednesday night. Trailing the St. Louis Cardinals, 3-1, in the series, the Giants rallied to win three consecutive games to advance to the Fall Classic for the second time in three years.
With the Cardinals elimination, we unfortunately say goodbye to a few highly impressive and exciting rookies in Shelby Miller, Trevor Rosenthal, Joe Kelly and Pete Kozma. However, many of them—including the Tigers’ talented rookies—have seemingly warranted a spot on the 2013 Opening-Day roster.
Here’s a look at four outstanding rookies from the League Champion Series who should become well-known names in 2013.