From Freddie Freeman to Michael Wacha to Jose Fernandez, there are tons of young players all across MLB who are on the verge of blossoming into superstars in 2014.
What follows is a look at nine of those players who are ready to make that jump in the upcoming months. Most of the standouts who crack the list are already well-established at the major league level. I've also included players who are short on experience, but who have displayed flashes of greatness in their limited big league action.
With those considerations in mind, here are nine MLB players who are primed to become superstars in 2014.
Note: All stats courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com.