Prince Fielder primed for a big year

Slugger could be with right team and ideal ballpark to put up huge numbers

Originally Published: February 12, 2014
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Prince Fielder's 2013 season ended with a thud. Actually, more like a belly flop.

Fielder's baserunning blunder in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series defined his postseason, in a sense. With the Detroit Tigers leading 2-1 and threatening for more in the sixth inning, Fielder got caught between third base and home, and when he tried to lunge back to third to avoid the tag, fell down and was tagged out for a double play that killed the momentum. The Boston ...

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