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The Most Famous Baseball Players of the 2000s: An All-Fame Lineup

LOS ANGELES - JANUARY 28:  MLB player Barry Bonds arrives at the premiere of Universal's 'Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins' at the Chinese Theater on January 28, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Arne ChristensenContributor IIJanuary 13, 2017

The past decade has seen impressive growth in major league baseball's popularity. It's hard to believe now that the institution was wobbling quite a bit after the mid-90s strike.

To commemorate a decade in which the Internet and ESPN brought extraordinary amounts of attention on the biggest baseball stars, I'm presenting a lineup of the 12 most famous/notorious stars of the 2000s.

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