No offense, but there is none.
The New York Mets will most likely be entering 2013 as the fourth best team in the NL East, a familiar place for the organization.
General manager Sandy Alderson has failed to upgrade the bullpen and lineup—so far— which were both among the worst in the NL.
While bullpens tend to be cyclical, even with the same cast of characters, lineups do not magically produce more runs.
Here are five potential lineups for 2013 judging by different variables that may or may not happen prior to Opening Day.