"I don't think we are going to miss a beat," said infielder-outfielder Steve Pearce, one of the most pleasant surprises on the 2014 team. "Obviously, it hurts to lose the guys that have left and the guys that are hurt. ... But we've got guys chomping at the bit, ready to get in there, guys that want to play and guys who can step up. So, as a whole, we know we still have a really good team."