Ranking the 15 Biggest Overachievers in MLB

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Ranking the 15 Biggest Overachievers in MLB
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Regression (n.) - a trend or shift toward a lower or less perfect state.

A lot of guys have started the 2013 season on fire, but many of them will inevitably fizzle out.

Using advanced metrics like BABIP, xFIP, wRC+ and common sense, here is a list of the 15 players most likely to experience a significant decline in the upcoming weeks.

Don't worry if you don't know what any of those acronyms mean, as I've included a brief description of many a baseball statistic on the next slide.

*All stats and stat definitions in this piece are courtesy of FanGraphs.com and are accurate as of the start of play on Tuesday, April 23.

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