Who is the best base runner in baseball?
Jose Reyes, Mets SS 22%
Juan Pierre, Dodgers CF 15%
Ichiro Suzuki, Mariners CF 10%
Jacoby Ellsbury, Red Sox OF 8%
Chone Figgins, Angels 3B 7%
Players couldn't vote for a teammate.... Rockies outfielder Willy Taveras, who
finished with a big-league-high 68 steals, was eighth in the poll (3.4%)....
Reyes was second in the majors with 56 steals; he was caught 15 times.... Among
the top 15 vote getters, all were outfielders or middle infielders, except
Figgins.... Ichiro has been caught stealing just 70 times in 385 career
[Based on a survey of 449 MLB players] • For more on
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