Here we are just over a month away from the highly anticipated commencement of the 2011 regular season.
Looking back, 2010 finally laid to rest the notion that power hitting parallels championships—when in fact it could be the exact opposite.
A season in which pitching prevailed over forceful hitting, 2010 granted us the sentiment that maintaining brilliant, emphatic pitching can equate to championships.
Some say it's good for baseball; others disagree. Either way, the game proceeds.
As we look towards a season that could become a duplicate of recent past, let's inspect the prospects of 10 potential eye-opening pitchers who could become X-factors in pennant races coming down the stretch.
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