Found March 13, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
PLAYERS: Mike Trout
TEAMS: Los Angeles Angels
Welcome to our annual series of ‘best player by position’ per division across all of Major League Baseball. Our goal in this set of articles was to set forth the player from each position that is the best in the division right now. No weight was given to a player’s glorious or dubious past. These are our opinions as to who is most likely to represent the division in top-tier form in 2013. As such, we welcome all feedback, criticism, and (gasp!) praise in the comments section below. Enjoy! Infield Catcher – AJ Pierzynski, Texas Rangers – The signing of Pierzynski was perhaps the least hyped major move of the offseason across all of baseball. Pierzynski put together a career year in 2012, his final season as a longstanding member of the White Sox. He clubbed a career-high 27 homers and 77 RBI’s and should put up big power numbers again in the hot Texas summer. Elvis Andrus 1B – Albert Pujols, Los Angeles Angels – Pujols was an early season storyline for his inability to hit the long b...
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