We'd have to look into a crystal ball to find out which MLB team will emerge from the 2013 season with the ultimate victory. And we don't yet know who among the St. Louis Cardinals will prove themselves and who will fall short of expectations. These are questions that we've waited a long offseason to answer.
But with Opening Day just four days away, we can finally analyze spring training to its fullest.
The Cardinals' time at Roger Dean Stadium will, of course, be reflected in their regular season. Roster moves were made, contracts were signed, and players were both released and sent down to the minors.
So let's take a look at the team's biggest winners and losers this preseason.