The best — and not so best — playoff baseball players

Who is MLB’s ‘Mr. October?’ Try Randy Arozarena, not Mike Trout

This was updated on Dec. 1, 2020.

While the regular season positions the better teams, the playoffs are the stars’ time to shine, to show what they are really made of, to separate the pretenders from the real deals. And often times, the most unlikely candidates outshine the stars on the big stage.

So which of Major League Baseball’s current stars shines brightest when the lights are on full blast? Not Mike Trout. Try Rays…