MLB Sluggers on the Hot Seat Entering Spring Training

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MLB Sluggers on the Hot Seat Entering Spring Training
Delmon Young will be off the Philadelphia Phillies—or at least out of their lineup—if he doesn't get in shape. Patrick McDermott/Getty Images

MLB sluggers with guaranteed contracts aren't promised everyday roles. These 10 offensive-minded position players enter spring training on the hot seat with a lot to prove.

Overcrowding at certain spots sometimes pressures veterans to produce in exhibitions. Those coming off surgeries in the past six months—like Todd Helton and Delmon Young—need to prove they're healthy and fit enough to be fielders in the National League.

All of the following have been considered relatively powerful hitters at some point during their major league careers. 

Continue reading to find out which one finds himself in the most uncomfortable situation.

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