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June 30, 2008
Who is the most underrated player in baseball?
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June 30, 2008

Si Players Mlb Poll

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Who is the most underrated player in baseball?

Placido Polanco, Tigers 2B 12%

Michael Young, Rangers SS 7%

Raul Iba´┐Żez, Mariners OF 6%

Chase Utley, Phillies 2B 5%

Hanley Ramirez, Marlins SS 4%

Players could not vote for a teammate.... Over the past three-plus seasons, through Sunday, Polanco, who went all of last season without making an error, has batted .319, seventh highest in baseball.... Reds starter Aaron Harang (sixth, 3.5%) was the only pitcher to receive more than 1% of the vote.... Young averaged 97 RBIs from 2004 through '07, most among current AL shortstops.

[Based on a survey of 495 MLB players] ? For more on the poll, and to comment on it, go to