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ALBERT CHEN
April 01, 2013
NL MVP
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April 01, 2013

Best Bets

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Adam Eaton, Diamondbacks

The 5'8" centerfielder and leadoff hitter will be out till May with an elbow injury. But when he returns, the league will see a star in the making who had a .456 OBP at Triple A and stole 38 bases.

BREAKOUT HITTER

Paul Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks

A year after hitting 20 homers, he'll clear 30 if some of his 43 doubles turn into round-trippers. But don't call Goldy the next Rob Deer: He also hit .286 with 18 steals.

BREAKOUT PITCHER

Kris Medlen, Braves

The Tommy John success story will be a full-time starter for the first time after dazzling in 12 starts last year (9--0 with a 0.97 ERA and 84 K's in 832/3 innings).

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