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Rotation: RH Jair Jurrjens (13-6, 2.96 - 1-3, 5.88 in second half), RH Tommy Hanson (11-7, 3.60, 142 Ks in 130 IP), RH Brandon Beachy (7-3, 3.68, 169 Ks in 141.2 IP), LH Mike Minor (5-3, 4.14 in 15 starts), RH Tim Hudson (16-10, 3.22 - will miss first month of season recovering from back surgery), RH Randall Delgado (1-1, 2.83 in 7 starts).

Key relievers: RH Craig Kimbrel (4-3, 2.10, 46/54 saves, 127 Ks in 77 IP, unanimous choice for NL Rookie of the Year), LH Jonny Venters (6-2, 1.84, 5 saves, 35 holds), LH Eric O’Flaherty (2-4, 0.98), RH Kris Medlen (0-0, 0.00 in 2 games - missed most of season recovering from elbow surgery).

New York Mets

2011: 77-85, 4th place.

Manager: Terry Collins (2nd season).

He’s here: CF Andres Torres, RHP Frank Francisco, RHP Ramon Ramirez, RHP Jon Rauch, INF Ronny Cedeno, C Rob Johnson.

He’s outta there: SS Jose Reyes, CF Angel Pagan, LHP Chris Capuano, C Ronny Paulino, RHP Jason Isringhausen, OF Willie Harris, 1B-OF Nick Evans, RHP Chris Young.

Projected lineup: CF Andres Torres (.221, 4, 19, 19 SB, .312 OBP in 112 games with Giants), 2B Daniel Murphy (.320, 6, 49, 28 doubles in 109 games), 3B David Wright (.254, 14, 61, 19 errors in 102 games), 1B Ike Davis (.302, 7, 25 in 36 games), LF Jason Bay (.245, 12, 57 in 123 games), RF Lucas Duda (.292, 10, 50, 21 doubles, .370 OBP in 100 games), C Josh Thole (.268, 3, 40), SS Ruben Tejada (.284, 0, 36, .360 OBP in 96 games).

Rotation: LH Johan Santana (missed last season following September 2010 shoulder surgery; 11-9, 2.98, 199 IP, 4 CGs, 2 shutouts, 29 starts in 2010), RH R.A. Dickey (8-13, 3.28, 208 2-3 IP), LH Jon Niese (11-11, 4.40), RH Mike Pelfrey (7-13, 4.74, 193 2-3 IP, 220 hits, 105 Ks, 65 BBs), RH Dillon Gee (13-6, 4.43).

Key relievers: RH Frank Francisco (1-4, 3.55, 17/21 saves with Toronto), RH Ramon Ramirez (3-3, 2.62, 4 saves, 66 Ks, 3 HRs, 68.2 IP in 66 appearances with Giants), RH Jon Rauch (5-4, 4.85, 11/16 saves with Toronto), RH Manny Acosta (4-1, 3.45, 4 saves), RH Bobby Parnell (4-6, 3.64, 6 saves), RH Pedro Beato (2-1, 4.30), LH Tim Byrdak (2-1, 3.82, 1 save, 72 appearances, 37.2 IP), RH D.J. Carrasco (1-3, 6.02).

Miami Marlins

2011: 72-90, 5th place.

Manager: Ozzie Guillen (1st season).

He’s here: SS Jose Reyes, LHP Mark Buehrle, RHP Carlos Zambrano, RHP Heath Bell, LHP Wade LeBlanc, RHP Chad Gaudin, OF Aaron Rowand, OF Austin Kearns.

He’s outta there: RHP Chris Volstad, RHP Clay Hensley, RHP Brian Sanches, RHP Burke Badenhop, C John Baker.

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