14 things to watch for in 2014, a season of change for baseball

Tuesday March 25th, 2014
Derek Jeter's last season in Yankees pinstripes will be one of the year's biggest stories.
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Mike Scioscia (left) could be in trouble as Angels manager if Albert Pujols (middle) and Josh Hamilton don't return to form.
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Jeter surely will not change his mind. One of the most amazing statistics in a boatload of amazing statistics about Jeter is that he has played in 2,602 games with the Yankees and only one of them was a meaningless game in which his team was mathematically eliminated. Will he go out in a meaningful game or, as Mariano Rivera did, in a rare meaningless one? The answer may be the biggest story of '14.

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