So you're team is done for the year, eh? Yeah, join the club.
Unless you're a fan of one of the half-dozen teams or so that still have a playoff hope, your excitement around your favorite ball club has probably waned in the past few months. But regardless of where your team finishes, it's always entertaining to look ahead and think about next year.
In 2011, we saw the long and in some cases short-awaited emergence of MLB rookies like Michael Pineda, Freddie Freeman and Eric Hosmer.
For 2012, who can you expect to see gracing Major League baseball diamonds for the first time?