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Bring Baseball to Britain: The 8 hottest baseball players

Here in the UK, we definitely don't struggle in the department of fit male athletes (hello Owen Farrell and Jordan Henderson).

However, our cousins across the pond have some treats on the baseball diamond that could give our rugby players and footballers a run for their money. As brighter days of summer and ball games approach, check out a few of the finest products of America's favourite pastime.

Kris Bryant

The 26-year-old Chicago Cubs third baseman is 6'5", and has blue eyes we could drown in. He's number 17 on the field, but number 1 in our hearts.

Paul Goldschmidt

The Arizona Diamondbacks first-baseman has stolen 117 bases in his major league career, as well as all of our hearts.

Bryce Harper

The Washington Nationals outfielder not only has the blue eyes of an angel, but he has recorded 150 major league career home runs.

Kevin Kiermaier

The 6'1" Tampa Bay Rays centre-fielder is definitely at the centre of our attention.

James McCann

Standing at 6'2" with 57 stolen bases in the 2017 season, it's difficult not to catch feels for this Detroit Tigers catcher.

Trevor Plouffe

At 32 years old, the 6'2" Texas Rangers third-baseman may be nearing the end of his major league baseball career, but that doesn't mean we love him any less.

Anthony Recker

The 34-year-old catcher was just signed on a minor league deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks, but he's still a major league beauty to us.

Anthony Rizzo
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So proud to call @arizz_44 a Cub.

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The left-handed Chicago Cubs first-baseman isn't just a beauty, but he's a philanthropist as well. Check out the Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation here.

 

All statistical information obtained from baseball-reference.com.

 

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