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The MLB Postseason Will Be Lacking Star Power

Oakland Athletics players, from left, Eric Sogard, Jed Lowrie, Seth Smith  and Nate Freiman celebrate as they walk off the fi
Oakland Athletics players, from left, Eric Sogard, Jed Lowrie, Seth Smith and Nate Freiman celebrate as they walk off the field after a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Sunday, July 7, 2013, in Kansas City, Mo. The A's won 10-4. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Heading into the final weekend of the MLB regular season, one thing has become apparent: The 2013 MLB postseason is going to be devoid of many of baseball’s most popular stars. No Yankees. No Strasburg. No Harper. No Trout. Thankfully, the Dodgers went on midseason tear to become the World Series favorites, because they’re a team littered with stars.

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