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Top 6 'Unsung Heroes' Who Will Be Crucial to MLB Postseason Series
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Typical previews of the 2012 MLB playoffs irresponsibly focus on a few big-name players, which I see as a reflection of laziness and naivety.

Meanwhile, unsung heroes on division winners will be deciding factors in the postseason series.

The following six players play second fiddle to prominent teammates, but are bound to influence the outcomes of the fast-approaching ALDS and NLDS matchups.

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