Roughly a quarter of the 2014 MLB season has passed with more than a few surprises.
Who would have thought, for example, that the Miami Marlins would spend time in first place, or that Tim Hudson would be the best starter for the San Francisco Giants? The answer, of course, is probably no one.
And while everyone knew Troy Tulowitzki was a special player, his performance to this point has been otherworldly. He has taken the baseball world by storm with his dominance at the dish.
There have been disappointments, too. Look no further than Curtis Granderson and the Arizona Diamondbacks for examples.
So what surprises does the season hold in store until it pauses for the All-Star Game?
Well, let’s get into it. Here are 25 predictions from the one-quarter mark to the All-Star break in no particular order.