Publications such as Baseball America and Sporting News put out their predictions for what the 2012 lineups will be for MLB teams. I thought it'd be interesting to see the different opinions from this site as to who will start where, why, and who will be traded. If this has already been done recently, then I apologize.
C- Tony Sanchez
1B- Garrett Jones
2B- Andy LaRoche
SS- Chase d'Arnaud
3B- Pedro Alvarez
LF- Lastings Milledge
CF- Andrew McCutchen
RF- Jose Tabata
Bench: C- Luke Carlin, IF- Delwyn Young, Brian Friday. OF- Brandon Jones/Gorkys Hernandez
SP- Maholm, Morton, Ohlendorf, Lincoln, Alderson
Traded: Duke and Doumit. Also don't think Clement will hit enough to stick around.