The St. Louis Cardinals were, by most any measurement, highly successful in 2013. The offense contributed significantly throughout the season, producing near historical results with runners in scoring position. The offense relied heavily on a well-rounded and at times dominant pitching staff.
The youth of the organization arrived in the big leagues in 2013 and sent notice to the rest of the league. It gave the Cardinals flexibility throughout the season and well into the postseason. They were untouchable at times, and found their way through rough outings at others.
Here is a look at each pitcher who figures to be a part of the 2014 St. Louis Cardinals pitching staff, along with some unexpected predictions.
Statistics from the following slides can be found on Baseball-Reference.com.
Contract information can be found at Cot's Baseball Contracts.