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Five MLB players who should be on 'Dancing With the Stars'

Nick Swisher returns to the dugout after hitting

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There has never been a baseball player on "Dancing With the Stars." Here are five picks for the producers if they decide to finally pick an MLBer next season:

Paul O'Neill At first glance, the combustible O'Neill and “Dancing With the Stars” seem as made for each other as the Hatfields and the McCoys. But think about it: O'Neill was a very passionate guy. Just ask any water cooler...

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