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What else can baseball fans do in January but dream of October? In You May Say I'm a Dreamer, the Outside Corner staff will imagine the route to a World Series in 2013 title for all 30 teams. Jeffrey Loria's master plan has worked: the Miami Marlins are World Champions for the third time in 21 seasons despite shedding nearly $60 million from their 2012 payroll. Baseball purists around the country are sick to their stomach about what this will mean in the future for teams looking to rebuild, but you can't deny that Miami's approach in 2013 was successful. Despite Loria demanding all of the praise for the success of the Marlins, he didn't win the World Series - the team on the field did. And that team was led by right fielder Giancarlo Stanton, who hit 48 home runs and posted a .991 OPS en route to winning the NL MVP award. Stanton solidified his status as one of the best players in baseball after his 2013 season, and has set himself up for a massive payday...
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