At season’s end, two big-time sluggers appear set to hit the free agent market.
First basemen Albert Pujols of the St. Louis Cardinals and Prince Fielder of the Milwaukee Brewers will seek multi-year contracts worth well over $100 million.
Both should garner much attention—so much so that a contender may look to acquire one as they prepare for a postseason push. However, the Cardinals and Brewers hope their stars are the ones leading their teams into the postseason.
If you could take your pick, would you choose Pujols or Fielder?
Though Pujols seems to be the obvious choice, the decision would be a tougher one to come by considering the following six reasons.