The 10 Most Underrated Players in the MLB: Positional Players

Zach AmburgeyCorrespondent IMay 28, 2009

The 10 Most Underrated Players in the MLB: Positional Players

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    ST. PETERSBURG, FL - APRIL 19: Infielder Akinori Iwamura #1 of the Tampa Bay Rays throws to first base for a double play against the Chicago White Sox April 19, 2009 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

10. Marco Scutaro (SS/Toronto Blue Jays)

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    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 09:  Marco Scutaro #19 of the Toronto Blue Jays bats against the Oakland Athletics on May 9, 2009 at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

9. Jason Bartlett (SS/Tampa Bay Rays)

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    ST. PETERSBURG, FL - APRIL 15: Shortstop Jason Bartlett #8 of the Tampa Bay Rays bats against the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field on April 15, 2009 in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

8. Jason Kubel (OF/Minnesota Twins)

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    NEW YORK - MAY 17:  Jason Kubel #16 of the Minnesota Twins bats against the New York Yankees 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)

7. Brandon Inge (3B/Detroit Tigers)

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    SEATTLE - APRIL 19:  Brandon Inge #15 of the Detroit Tigers bats against the Seattle Mariners during the game on April 19, 2009 at Safeco Field in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

6. Asdrubal Cabrera (2B/Cleveland Indians)

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    NEW YORK - APRIL 18: Asdrubal Cabrera #13 of the Cleveland Indians is congratulated in the dugout after hitting a second inning grand slam home run against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on April 18, 2009 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Ph

5. Melky Cabrera (OF/New York Yankees)

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    NEW YORK - MAY 05:  Melky Cabrera #53 of the New York Yankees runs the bases against the Boston Red Sox on May 5, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. The Red Sox defeated the Yankees 7-3.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

4. Michael Cuddyer (OF/Minnesota Twins)

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    NEW YORK - MAY 17:  Michael Cuddyer #5 of the Minnesota Twins bats against the New York Yankees 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

3. Akinori Iwamura (2B/Tampa Bay Rays)

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    PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 26:  Akinori Iwamura #1 of the Tampa Bay Rays runs the bases against the Philadelphia Phillies during game four of the 2008 MLB World Series on October 26, 2008 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Elsa/Ge

2. Aaron Hill (2B/Toronto Blue Jays)

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    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 09:  Aaron Hill #2 of the Toronto Blue Jays bats against the Oakland Athletics on May 9, 2009 at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

1. Ian Kinsler (2B/Texas Rangers)

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    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 07:  Ian Kinsler #5 of the Texas Rangers bats against the Oakland Athletics during a Major League Baseball game on May 7, 2009 at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

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    BOSTON - AUGUST 14:  Tim Wakefield #49 of the Boston Red Sox jokes with comedian Bill Cosby after Cosby threw out the first pitch before the game against the Texas Rangers on August 14, 2008 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty I