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3. Matt Wieters hushes his haters

Before the season, Baseball Prospectus called Wieters one of the biggest busts in baseball history, as if the young catcher had labeled himself "Mauer with Power" or "Switch-hitting Jesus" before he arrived in the majors. But Wieters has busted out in a big way and was invited to his first All-Star Game after becoming one of the best backstops in baseball. He has also been clutch at the plate, something in short supply here.The Baltimore Sun