I'm sure I am not alone when it comes to the excitement I have about the 2014 season and what it holds for the St. Louis Cardinals.
Coming off their second World Series appearance in three years, the Cardinals appear primed to make a deep run into October in 2014.
Their roster is pretty loaded, and they actually reduced payroll heading into next season. However, no matter how loaded a roster may be, there are always injuries, slumps and unforeseen circumstances.
Here is a look at some of the prospects from the Cardinals' pipeline that may have an impact in 2014.