It's a pretty safe bet that any time the topic arises of who the best is in any sport, a spirited and lively debate will ensue.
For years, football fans have fought over whether Peyton Manning is better than Tom Brady. NBA fans will argue ad nauseam over Kobe Bryant and LeBron James.
In baseball, the talent pool is considerably larger, and you could find 10 different fans passionately discussing the merits of 10 different players.
The 2012 MLB regular season has now officially concluded, so let the debates begin!
Here is my list of the top 50 players this season.