If you hit 30 home runs for a playoff team, everyone in baseball knows who you are.  If you win 20 games for a team that clinched a playoff berth a month ago, there will be no shortage of accolades.

But what if you are an above average hitter and play standout defense for a mediocre team?  What if your pitching is leaps and bounds ahead of your appallingly bad staff?  What if you got off to a slow start but were on fire in the second half?

Or, what if you are third -year player having a breakout season on a team full of over-paid and under-achieving superstars?

Then, in all likelihood, you will be unheralded.

Here is a list of the 20 most unheralded players in baseball.

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