MLB’s Top Hitting Second Basemen

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MLB’s Best Hitting Second Basemen (sorted by OPS)
G PA AVG OBP SLUG OPS K% BB% HR% BABIP
Robinson Cano (NYY) 129 554 .304 .384 .501 .886 13.2% 11.0% 4.8% .316
Matt Carpenter (STL) 124 568 .311 .382 .476 .858 13.0% 9.5% 2.0% .345
Jason Kipnis (CLE) 117 522 .285 .366 .470 .836 21.8% 11.5% 3.6% .343
Chase Utley (PHI) 100 411 .272 .345 .486 .832 15.6% 9.2% 4.4% .288
Ben Zobrist (TB) 122 540 .273 .353 .413 .766 14.1% 10.2% 2.1% .304
Dustin Pedroia (BOS) 130 588 .296 .372 .410 .783 11.1% 10.7% 1.5% .323
Howie Kendrick (LAA) 108 451 .301 .341 .437 .778 17.1% 5.1% 2.6% .344
Omar Infante (DET) 87 353 .319 .346 .439 .784 9.6% 4.2% 1.8% .339
Ian Kinsler (TEX) 102 459 .271 .344 .415 .759 9.2% 8.9% 2.7% .275
Neil Walker (PIT) 103 428 .255 .350 .395 .744 15.9% 9.6% 2.2% .291

  • Rafe Anderson

    Cano is so impressive.

  • Rafe Anderson

    Some data visualization that highlights why RHPs don’t like seeing Cano at the plate:

  • PhillyCooke

    Something is wrong with the sort or the numbers. After Utley, several people are in the wrong place.