However, the 2012 season has been anything but superstar-like for Upton and Lincecum. And they are not alone in failing to meet expectations.
At the other end of the spectrum are players like Edwin Encarnacion and Kyle Lohse, who have surprised many with their superlative performances this year and helped fantasy owners get to the top of their leagues.
Here's a look at one player from each team who has surprised many (positively or negatively) with his fantasy production.
Note: All average fantasy draft-position stats are gathered from ESPN.com.