Ranking the American League East: Who has the best second baseman?
How does the AL East -- likely the deepest in baseball -- stack up from position to position? This spring we're giving you an opportunity to vote for who has the edge at each spot.
Today, a look at the second basemen.
If you missed our previous polls, check them out here:
-- David Selig
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Boston Red Sox - Dustin Pedroia( Steve Mitchell, USA TODAY Sports / March 7, 2013 )
The 2008 AL MVP had declines in each major category in 2012 (.290, 15 HRs, 65 RBIs, 20 SB in 141 games). Is that the start of a trend or just a down year that can partly be attributed to Boston's disastrous season?
If the Red Sox are to turn it back around, they'll undoubtedly lean on their diminutive field general.