Top 10 positive stat surprises from '09

Mauer's power, Reynolds' speed, Broxton's wins … who saw these things coming?

Updated: July 27, 2009, 2:46 PM ET
By Eric Karabell | ESPN.com

Dwelling for months on a bad trade you've made is never healthy, even when you realize the deal might have cost you a chance to win a fantasy championship. Back on draft day in my oldest league, I decided all logical evidence pointed against Minnesota Twins catcher Joe Mauer having a big season. Sure, I was aware of his potential and the batting titles and the scarce position he plays, but c'mon, a back injury and DL stint for a catcher who already wasn't hitting for power? Time to move on!

Then ...

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