For the Braves, Kris Medlen seems like the logical choice. For other teams, however, the decision might not be so easy under baseball's new postseason format.
The Angels' rotation includes five experienced starters, but no ace. They look to offset the loss of John Lackey with three righties, two lefties and a brand-new clubhouse dynamic.
Because we live in a "what have you done for me lately" kind of world, the futures of Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and several managers might be determined in September and October.
Now that Greg Maddux has retired and John Smoltz has opted to leave Atlanta for the Boston Red Sox, the question remains: What's next on the agenda for Tom Glavine?
What is the Cubs' top priority? Will Jim Tracy stay with the Dodgers? Answers to these, and plenty more.