When healthy, Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland has the ability to pencil in Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder in the 3-4 spots on a nightly basis, giving his lineup a fearsome presence hard to find anywhere else in the sport.
From the days of Manny Ramirez and David Ortiz to Alex Rodriguez and Gary Sheffield, there have been some dynamic 3-4 combos in recent baseball history. Of course, the original 3-4 combo, Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig, set the stage for all other combos to try emulating.
In 2013, five duos stand out among the best.
Where does the Tigers burly, powerful combo rank?
Let's take a look, baseball fans!
*All stats valid through July 25 and courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com.