While the prominent 2012 MLB free-agent class begins and ends with Albert Pujols, there's no doubting that former Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Prince Fielder is the hottest property up for grabs this winter.
Speculation regarding which teams have the "best shot" at signing the youngster have come at no shortage. The Washington Nationals, Chicago Cubs and Texas Rangers have propagated the most noteworthy headlines up to this point.
However, what other teams could be in the mix for the 27-year-old slugger? Here are five teams that could come out of nowhere to nab Fielder this offseason.