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9 MLB Players Who Could Shed the 'Bust' Label in 2020

The 2020 Major League Baseball season won't be long, yet there might be just enough time for a few players to improve their reputations.

Heck, some might even go from busts to stars.

For this, we applied a loose definition of the term "bust" and went looking for players who matched one of two descriptions: veterans who have been underperforming their presumed potential for several years, and younger players who have yet to live up to lofty expectations.

In all, nine rebound/breakout candidates caught our eye. Let's start with four veterans and go from there.