MLB Watch: A look at what the pros wear on the field.words_Nick Engvall

This week for MLB Watch we take a look at some of the impact players from around the league that will be leading their respective teams into the MLB Playoffs. From the Yankees and Derek Jeter, looking for World Series title number 28, to the Cincinnati Reds who are returning to the post-season after a 15-year hiatus, this year’s Major League Baseball Playoff match-ups are looking like they could be some of the most competitive we’ve seen in a while. Another matchup to watch will be the top rookies in the National League facing off: Buster Posey of the San Francisco Giants and Jason Heyward of the Atlanta Braves.

Stay tuned to the Eastbay Blog, as we’ll be sure to keep you updated on the latest happenings throughout the post-season.

Derek Jeter wearing the Jordan Jeter ThrowbackDerek Jeter wearing the Jordan Jeter Throwback.

Mark Lowe Returned from the DL just in time for the post-season.Mark Lowe brought his Mizuno glove back from the DL just in time for the post-season.

Matt Garza will look to continue his success against the Rangers.Matt Garza will look to continue his success against the Rangers.

Jonathan Sanchez helped the Giants make the playoffs.Jonathan Sanchez helped the Giants make the playoffs wearing the Rawlings Mark of a Pro glove.

Joba Chamberlain of the YankeesJoba Chamberlain of the Yankees wears the adidas Diamond King.

Edinson Volquez will wear the Under Armour Heater II to lead the Reds in Game 1Edinson Volquez will wear the Under Armour Heater II to lead the Reds in Game 1.

Jayson Werth wears the adidas Diamond King.Jayson Werth wears the adidas Diamond King.

Roy Halladay is one of many who will make their post-season debut.Roy Halladay is one of many who will make their post-season debut.

A-Rod prepares his Nike batting gloves for battle.A-Rod prepares his Nike batting gloves for battle.

Joe Mauer will look to lead the Twins in his Nike Air Huarache LWP90 Player Exclusives.Joe Mauer will look to lead the Twins in his Nike Air Huarache LWP90 Player Exclusives.

Jason Heyward  shows the perfect form that makes him a top Rookie of the Year candidateJason Heyward  shows the perfect form that makes him a top Rookie of the Year candidate.

Tim Hudson will look to continue his impressive season for the Braves.Tim Hudson will look to continue his impressive season for the Braves Under Armour cleats and Rawlings glove.

Another ROY candidate, Buster Posey will go head-to-head in the first round against Heyward.Another ROY candidate, Buster Posey will go head-to-head in the first round against Heyward.

Legendary skipper Bobby Cox will lead the Braves into the playoffs one last time.Legendary skipper Bobby Cox will lead the Braves into the playoffs one last time.

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