Ten MLB Hitters Who Should Rebound from Poor Starts

Daniel SaltusCorrespondent IMay 22, 2009

Ten MLB Hitters Who Should Rebound from Poor Starts

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    NEW YORK - MAY 06:  Jimmy Rollins #11 of the Philadelphia Phillies at bat against the New York Mets at Citi Field on May 6, 2009 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

1. Carlos Quentin

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    CHICAGO - APRIL 29:  Carlos Quentin #20 of the Chicago White Sox bats against the Seattle Mariners during the game on April 29, 2009 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

2. Dan Uggla

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    NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 28:  Dan Uggla #6 of the Florida Marlins throws to first for an eigth inning out against the New York Mets during the last regular season baseball game ever played in Shea Stadium on September 28, 2008 in the Flushing neighborhood of

3. Jay Bruce

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    PHOENIX - MAY 12:  Jay Bruce #32 of the Cincinnati Reds bats against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the major league baseball game at Chase Field on May 12, 2009 in Phoenix, Arizona.  The Reds defeated the Diamondbacks 3-1.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/

4. Mark Teixeira

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    NEW YORK - MAY 17:  Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees bats against the Minnesota Twins on May 17, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. The Yankees defeated the Twins 3-2 in ten innings.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

5. Jimmy Rollins

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    PHILADELPHIA - APRIL 08:  Jimmy Rollins #11 of the Philadelphia Phillies looks at his World Series ring during a ceremony prior to the game against the Atlanta Braves at Citizens Bank Park on April 8, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Nick La

6. B.J. Upton

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    PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 27:  B.J. Upton #2 of the Tampa Bay Rays scores on a RBI single by Carlos Pena  in the top of the sixth inning against Carlos Ruiz #51 of the Philadelphia Phillies during game five of the 2008 MLB World Series on October 27, 2008 at

7. Lance Berkman

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    CHICAGO - AUGUST 06: Lance Berkman #17 of the Houston Astros bats during the game against the Chicago Cubs on August 6, 2008 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Cubs defeated the Astros 11-4. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

8. Jose Lopez

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    SEATTLE - APRIL 19:  Jose Lopez #4 of the Seattle Mariners bats against the Detroit Tigers during the game on April 19, 2009 at Safeco Field in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

9. Garrett Atkins

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    DENVER - MAY 10:  Garrett Atkins #27 of the Colorado Rockies takes an at bat against the Florida Marlins during MLB action at Coors Field on May 10, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. Atkins was one of many players using pink bats in Major League Baseball today as

10. Alexei Ramirez

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    CHICAGO - APRIL 7: Alexei Ramirez #10 of the Chicago White Sox tags out Billy Butler #16 of the Kansas City Royals during the Opening Day game on April 7, 2009 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox defeated the Royals 4-2. (Photo by J

Others Due to Improve

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    NEW YORK - APRIL 15:  Brian Giles of the San Diego Padres bats against the New York Mets on April 15, 2009 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
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