It's never too early to look ahead, especially in Major League Baseball.
Rosters and lineups are constantly changing, and it's actually rare these days to see the same lineup year after year. It was a common occurrence in the days before free agency took hold in the mid-1970s.
The landscape of the game has changed, and lineups have changed along with it.
While teams are concentrating on the present, general managers already have goals in place for next season. Expiring contracts, performance and the development of young prospects are all major factors in deciding the future of each team's lineup.
With that in mind, here is an early look at what each MLB team's starting lineup could like in the 2014 season.