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There are many players that are disappointing teams this year (No, I'm not going to mention Josh Hamilton. I think his performance so far this year has been well documented). Fortunately, there is still more than half the MLB season left for these guys to get it together. Let's take a look at a pitcher and two hitters that need to rebound the second half of this year and start carrying their weight (and your team). Justin Morneau | MINAll I have to say about Morneau is 3HRs. Yikes. Morneau hasn't hit 30 HRs since 2009, so many owners may not rely on him to help them with home runs. He's just not having power issues this year, it's been going on for a while. He's hitting for average and has 42 RBI, so he isn't a total disappointment (btw, Morneau is only owned in 67% of ESPN leagues. If you need RBIs, he might be available). Keep an eye on Morneau, if he starts hitting dingers, he's going to be very valuable to somebody, maybe you.R.A. Dickey | TORThe fact that only 89% of ESPN fantasy leagues own Dickey should tell you enough about his season so far. He is a former Cy Young and 20 game winner from a year ago and probably went very high in your league's draft. However, there are some wise owners out there that know that when a pitcher switches from NL to AL, their numbers almost always head south. Prior to pitching with the Mets, Dickey never had an ERA below 4.6, all AL teams. Dickey might be able to help you with K's the 2nd half of this year, but I don't see his ERA or win total getting much better.B.J. Upton | ATLHoly smokes Upton is hitting .169. I don't know what to say about that except that he has never really hit for average. He did hit .300 for Tampa Bay in 2007, but hasn't hit over .250 since 2008. With such a minuscule batting average, it is really hurting him in some other categories as well. B.J. has stolen 30+ bases the last five years, but in order to steal a base, you have to get on base. If Upton can get his average up to .200 by the all star break, that means he as a chance to give you some second half RBIs, runs, and stolen bases. No matter what his average is, I see him finishing the year with at least 20 HRs. Recent Posts:Jurickson Profar to the OutfieldFantasy Trade Tips: Top 10 Trade PartnersGrade the Trade: Matt HarveyHeath GarrisonFollow Heath on Twitter @hgarrison643Player page links courtesy of Razzball
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