The 2012 MLB free agent season is going to be a wild one as always, especially starting at the winter meetings later in the offseason.
We are all familiar with the big names like David Ortiz, Jose Reyes, Prince Fielder, Albert Pujols, C.J. Wilson and others. They are the clear cream of the crop and sure to secure big-time contracts in the coming months.
But who are some of the under-the-radar talents that can become heroes of a contending team without the $20 million per year price tag? Answering that question correctly can make the difference between a second place finish and a deep playoff run.
Here are 10 such players that you had better hope your teams are making a strong run at this offseason: