Top Ten Shortstops, Catchers, and 2B

Shortstops, Catchers, and 2B are three defensive positions that typically have the worst hitters.  Here are the top ten for each position as of 4/30/2014.

Shortstops

Rank WAA BA OBP PA RBI R Name_Tm Pos
1 2.7 0.364 0.477 111 22 24 Troy_Tulowitzki_COL SS
2 1.4 0.351 0.375 121 19 17 Alexei_Ramirez_CHA SS
3 1.1 0.280 0.311 107 14 18 Erick_Aybar_ANA SS
4 0.6 0.232 0.269 119 16 14 Ian_Desmond_WAS SS
5 0.6 0.286 0.423 124 11 18 Jed_Lowrie_OAK SS
6 0.4 0.250 0.314 106 15 12 Jimmy_Rollins_PHI SS
7 0.2 0.200 0.250 48 5 7 Jose_Reyes_TOR SS
8 0.2 0.308 0.339 109 14 12 Starlin_Castro_CHN SS
9 0.2 0.276 0.355 110 11 14 Hanley_Ramirez_LAN SS
10 0.1 0.287 0.347 96 10 13 Alcides_Escobar_KCA SS

Catchers

Rank WAA BA OBP PA RBI R Name_Tm Pos
1 1.3 0.468 0.509 53 13 10 Devin_Mesoraco_CIN CR
2 0.9 0.386 0.444 63 12 8 Derek_Norris_OAK CR
3 0.8 0.302 0.390 78 19 6 Kurt_Suzuki_MIN CR
4 0.8 0.241 0.323 65 15 6 Ryan_Hanigan_TBA CR
5 0.6 0.350 0.377 106 15 12 Yadier_Molina_SLN CR
6 0.6 0.338 0.370 81 15 10 Matt_Wieters_BAL CR
7 0.6 0.297 0.416 89 7 18 Carlos_Ruiz_PHI CR
8 0.6 0.274 0.321 81 13 9 A.J._Pierzynski_BOS CR
9 0.5 0.278 0.378 119 16 11 Miguel_Montero_ARI CR
10 0.5 0.324 0.361 37 8 4 Hank_Conger_ANA CR

Second Basemen

Rank WAA BA OBP PA RBI R Name_Tm Pos
1 1.6 0.316 0.352 122 20 19 Anthony_Rendon_WAS 3B-2B
2 1.0 0.225 0.285 130 15 19 Marcus_Semien_CHA 2B-3B
3 0.9 0.261 0.382 56 10 10 Derek_Dietrich_MIA 2B
4 0.8 0.216 0.347 118 9 25 Brian_Dozier_MIN 2B
5 0.6 0.296 0.382 124 14 17 Howie_Kendrick_ANA 2B
6 0.6 0.291 0.347 95 10 14 DJ_LeMahieu_COL 2B
7 0.6 0.355 0.408 103 14 14 Chase_Utley_PHI 2B
8 0.5 0.277 0.337 106 19 10 Omar_Infante_KCA 2B
9 0.5 0.213 0.342 75 9 11 Brandon_Hicks_SFN 2B
10 0.4 0.283 0.314 105 14 16 Ian_Kinsler_DET 2B