Throughout the history of every MLB team, there have been players who have been synonymous with their particular clubs—Hank Aaron for the Milwaukee/Atlanta Braves, Willie Mays for the New York/San Francisco Giants and Babe Ruth for the New York Yankees, among others.
However, throughout each team’s history, there has always been a player who has been forgotten through the years, mainly due to the fact that they weren’t the primary stars. Often playing in the background and providing complementary help to their teams, many of their names have been forgotten through the years.
With this article, Bleacher Report will bring back to mind those players that often helped catapult their teams to greatness, through their consistent efforts each and every game while letting other stars take the spotlight for them.
Here then is our list of the forgotten great players in each MLB franchise.