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The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014  

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List Rules Vote up the best MLB pinch hitters from the 2014 season

Who is the best MLB pinch hitter of the 2014 season? This list includes pinch hitters form such teams in both the American and National League. Pinch hitters need to a have strong bat. They are solely responsible for hitting and driving in runs in clutch situations. This list has been ranked by baseball fans with the best major league pinch hitters of 2014.

Major League Baseball is America’s pastime and from its pastoral beginnings, through to its professional urban setting today, it has always captured the imaginations and hearts of fans. Baseball is a game many Americans played as kids, and for that reason it always holds a special place in the American zeitgeist. Opening day each spring is something many baseball fans count down to all year long.

The best pinch hitters of 2014 on this list include players such as Tony Abreu, Dustin Ackley, and Ehire Adrianza. The best pinch hitters in Major League Baseball are all supremely talented with the bat and can come off the bench whenever they are needed. Through 162 games these best pinch hitters will help their teams jockey for post-season position.

Vote up the best pinch hitter of the 2014 Major League season or add the pinch hitter you would rely on if he isn't already on the list.

list ordered by
1
Norichika Aoki is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Right fielder, Left fielder
Royals
2
Dustin Ackley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Second baseman
Mariners
3
Brandon Belt is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Left fielder, First baseman
Giants
4
José Altuve is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Second baseman
Astros
5
Pedro Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Third baseman
Pirates
6
Matt Adams is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
First baseman
Cardinals
7
Elvis Andrus is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Shortstop
Rangers
8
Gregor Blanco is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder
Giants
9
Yonder Alonso is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Outfielder, Left fielder, Infielder
Padres
10
Nolan Arenado is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Third baseman
Rockies
11
Rick Ankiel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Outfielder, Center fielder, Starting pitcher
Cardinals
12
Robert Andino is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Shortstop
Pittsburgh
13
José Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Pitcher
Angels
14
Bronson Arroyo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Starting pitcher, Pitcher
Diamondbacks
15
Alexi Amarista is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Infielder, Second baseman
Padres
16
Cody Asche is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Cody Asche
Philllies
17
Clint Barmes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Second baseman, Shortstop
Pirates
18
Jeff Baker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
First baseman, Second baseman, Third baseman
Marlins
19
J. P. Arencibia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Catcher
Rangers
20
Alex Avila is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Catcher, Third baseman
Tigers
21
Jake Arrieta is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Pitcher
Cubs
22
Tony Abreu is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Infielder, Second baseman, Third baseman
Giants
23
Henderson Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Pitcher
Marlins
24
David Adams is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
David Adams Second baseman
Orioles
25
Jim Adduci is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best MLB Pinch Hitters of 2014
Outfielder, First baseman
Cardinals