11 MLB Players Who Need Big Comebacks In 2012

It’s hard to believe, but Major League Baseball’s Opening Day is now only three weeks away, and fans are starting to get pumped. Last week we took a look at some of the game’s aging stars who should just forget forget about one more comeback and retire already. So today we take a look at the other side of the coin: players who desperately need and are capable of big comebacks this year.

Now, some of the guys on this list need a comeback from injury. Others need a comeback from a year-long funk. But whatever the reason, each one of them needs to prove that they still got it—for their sake, and for the sake of their teams.

Let’s get started.

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