Miguel Cabrera and the word "underrated" are not very synonymous, especially after a season in which he hit .344 and took home the AL batting crown.
However, even though he has put together some spectacular seasons wearing the Old English "D," an argument could be made that Cabrera is one of the surprisingly underrated players in the league.
Everyone has their own reason. He needs to be faster. He needs to stop striking out. He needs to get his affairs in order and put his sordid past in the rear view mirror. All of these are logical arguments.
Here are five reasons why Cabrera truly is an underrated player. What do you think?