Projecting who will end up in Cooperstown is a favorite hobby of baseball scholars, pundits, and fans alike. Who will stay healthy? Who will avoid the sophomore slump? And did I mention... who will stay healthy?
Players under the age of 30 likely have the bulk of their careers ahead of them. Who will go down as an All-Star, a former great or even an MVP Award winner, and be forever enshrined in the immortal halls of Cooperstown?
In no particular order, let's find out.
*This list only requires that players be under the age of 30 as of the last day of the 2011 regular season.