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Yuniesky Betancourt (2003)

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A former star of Villa Clara, Betancourt was highly touted by MLB teams for his defense, speed and power. But his low walk rate places him at the bottom in OBP. He reached the 2011 NLCS with the Brewers and re-signed with the Royals for 2012.