The biggest MLB stories of this winter will surround Robinson Cano and other blockbuster names. However, not every team needs to make that type of move. Some teams need complementary pieces that might seem insignificant, but when added together, make a significant difference.
Here are five players that can make a difference in the right situation. You might not want them to play every day, but if you evaluate how they perform in a platoon role, they can assist in the creation of a formidable lineup.