We have reached the midway point of the 2011 MLB season. Needless to say, there have been many surprises through the first 81 games.
Derek Jeter can't hit even when healthy, Jose Bautista has proven that his 2010 performance was no fluke and many players have reached levels no one thought they could or would ever again.
The question is, which ones are for real?
Jose Bautista? I am now a believer. Adrian Gonzalez? Every baseball-minded individual knew he would rake at Fenway Park.
There are many players off to fast starts to the 2011 MLB season, but there are a handful who are playing so out of their minds that they are bound to see a drastic drop-off in performance over the remainder of the season.
This is not to say they are not good players—they are just playing at a level above their own.
Here are seven players who will cool off during the season's second half.