We are now just a week away from the 2014 MLB season kicking into full swing, as the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres get things started this coming Sunday night before the rest of the league gets going on Monday, Mar. 31.
With just a week of spring training to go, teams will put the final touches on their Opening Day rosters in the days ahead, and there will be some tough decisions to be made throughout the league.
Turning our attention to the upcoming season, though, here are 25 bold predictions for 2014. The following slides feature everything from potential trades to surprise performances to award contenders.
So here is a look at some of my best guesses regarding some unexpected events that could occur during what promises to be another great season of baseball.