Boston Red Sox and baseball's exciting young stars dominate MLB jersey sales

Which baseball player has the most popular jersey in MLB at the moment? The answer probably isn't too much of a surprise, neither are the stars near him on the list.

Major League Baseball on Thursday released its list of the top 20 most popular jerseys at the start of the 2014 season. The list measures jersey sales since the end of the World Series, as such both the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals are well represented.

The rest of the list includes a mixture of well-known veterans, MVPs past and current, plus exciting young stars such as Mike Trout, Bryce Harper, Manny Machado and Yasiel Puig.

View the slideshow above for the top 20 jersey list, countdown style, from 20 to 1.

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