Originally written on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 12/4/12
          Aaron Hill re-broke out with his 2012 performance for the Arizona Diamondbacks. After two very disappointing seasons, he really put it together, establishing himself once again as a top second baseman. He only hails to Brandon Phillips in all of the NL; but at this point, he should be ranked ahead of the likes of Dan Uggla, Neil Walker and Chase Utley. He had an equally impressive 2009 season with the Toronto Blue Jays, but it is safer to say he should maintain the numbers he put up this year.     Of course, there is no way to tell how a player will adjust year to year. After his 2009 season, at age 27, he went backwards hitting .205 in 2010 despite 26 HR and saw his HR numbers drop to 8 in his 2011 season split between the Blue Jays and D’Backs. There was also some concern with his OBP, which had dropped to under .300 both of those seasons. HIs 2012 numbers were impressive, hitting .302, 26, 85. Clearly his best season since his 2009 numbers of .286, 36, 108.      Playi...
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