Tigers ace Justin Verlander tops the list. (USA Today)The 2013 season opener is just hours away and not far behind will be our first full slate of action on Monday afternoon. Let's look ahead to some of those early pitching matchups in one form or another.
It’s an interesting group of 30 to be sure. They range in age from 24-38. We have six Cy Young winners in the group and another five or six who stand a better than decent chance to bring that trophy home in the future. Some are making debuts in a new uniform, others are cashing bigger checks in their original threads. Some can look forward to many future opening day starts, while others may struggle to crack another opening day rotation.
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We present a ranking of all 30 opening day starters based on where they currently stand heading into the 2013 season. Also, you can take note of when and where each team will be playing so you can plan your schedule accordingly.Read More »from Ranking all 30 opening day starters around Major League Baseball