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Outfielder Shin-Soo Choo has been one of the most underrated players in baseball ever since he broke into the league in 2006.   He owns a stellar .289/.389/.466 career slash line (batting average/on-base percentage/slugging percentage). Most remarkable is his career .389 OBP.   That’s higher than Buster Posey’s .379 career OBP and Aubrey Huff’s .385 2010 OBP.   As you know, Posey has been an on-base machine since his arrival in the big leagues, and Huff’s 2010 season, in which he frequently got on base, led the Giants to their first World Series title in San Francisco history.   The great news for San Francisco Giants fans is that Choo is a free agent after the 2013 season. He’s quietly having a huge year for the Cincinnati Reds, slashing .291/.425/.472. That’s right. Choo has gotten on base in 42.5 percent of his plate appearances this season. Talk about value.   Although Choo is considered a below-average outfielder, he has a strong arm and the Reds have been using him in center f...
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