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The Question: Who's poised for a second-half rebound?


A number of big-name players and pitchers, from Brian McCann, Ryan Zimmerman and Shane Victorino to Tim Lincecum, Dan Haren and Adam Wainwright, didn’t have the sort of first halves they were hoping for. There were explanations in many cases, like Zimmerman’s injury and Wainwright’s return from surgery, but still, it’s always surprising when top-caliber players don’t put up their usual numbers.

So we want to know, which star player who didn’t put up his usual numbers in the first half is most poised for a huge second half?