MLB Free Agents: 6 Teams That Could Still Use a Hitter Like Hideki Matsui

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MLB Free Agents: 6 Teams That Could Still Use a Hitter Like Hideki Matsui
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The 2012 MLB season has entered its infancy, and some teams are quickly realizing they may need some additional help to compete. Luckily for these teams, there is a veteran on the market that can still hit with the best of them.

Hideki Matsui, better known as “Godzilla,” is still a free agent and appears to be biding his time before some team comes calling in need of his services.

It’s true that Matsui is getting old as he approaches the age of 38, but it’s hard to overlook a career .285 batter with 753 RBI's and a World Series MVP title under his belt.

Matsui doesn’t play the outfield as well as seasons past and has a reputation of being injury prone. With that being said, he could be a major contributor as a designated hitter for clubs in need of some extra firepower.

Here are six teams that could still use a hitter like Hideki Matsui.

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