The NL Central Division is not known for having the best players in the game, especially since the departure of Albert Pujols.
But there still is considerable talent among the six teams that play in the division.
Some of the top teams like the Cincinnati Reds, St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers benefit from the stellar play of past NL MVPs and Gold Glove winners.
The NL Central Division was considered to be the hardest division in baseball just three years ago with at least three teams within striking distance of first place.
This year, the Cardinals and Reds are the only two legitimate threats to take first in the Central.
These are the 10 most valuable players in the NL Central Division.