The 2012 MLB season has seen a pair of young stars take the league by storm, as Bryce Harper and Mike Trout have not only stepped into a significant role at an extremely young age but have been fantastic.
Their careers are only beginning, but they have the potential to be among the greatest ever to play the game as their careers progress.
Legendary players have come and gone since the MLB began, and each year at the Hall of Fame induction ceremony we get a chance to see some true living legends who helped shape the history of the game.
So here is a look at the 50 greatest living MLB players, retired or active. As with any list like this, there will undoubtedly be some snubs, and I encourage you to comment on who you feel deserved a spot but was left off the list.