Free agency can be a wonderful time for fans, but it can also be a horrible experience for others.
Followers of the Phillies rejoiced when Cliff Lee came to town, but Cavaliers' faithful were enraged when LeBron James departed Cleveland. Simply put, free agency brings about a variety of feelings and can change the landscape of a league.
Shortstops aren't the most well-known players in the MLB, but a few big names are on the open market this offseason, causing fans to plead for their return.
Baseball is a business, so here are the top five shortstops available in Major League Baseball's 2012 episode of free agency.