Every year, everybody thinks they know where an MLB player is going to sign. Last year, many figured Cliff Lee would sign long-term with the Rangers, then he ended up signing with the Phillies out of nowhere.
This year, Joe Nathan did the same, signing with the Rangers instead of sticking with the Twins or joining a club that did not already have an established closer. Nathan is just one of many who surprises both fans and sportswriters, year in and year out, with where they sign.
Here are 20 players (aside from Nathan) who could end up surprising everyone.