It's that time of year again.
Baseball fans come out of hiding across the world as the sounds of bats and balls fill the Florida and Arizona sky. The hope of a winning season and the expectations of a long, sweet summer start to occupy all of our minds.
Yes, there is something poetic about pitchers and catchers reporting. But on this day, the focus is not about the actual tuneups for Opening Day. Instead the focus is on looking back, and trying to decide who is the best right-handed hitter of all-time.
There is a lot of debate about who should be included on this list. Would a pure power hitter make it over a singles hitter? What about those guys who had career averages around .270 but hit home runs? For this list I tried to find the best all-around hitters, those who could hit for power and average, although some hitters were hard to leave off the list.
So without further ado, here's the top 25 right-handed hitters of all-time.