Take a look at the MLB.com article listing the top 3 fastest runners in each position based on Statcast metrics.
Interesting to note, but not surprising, the fastest runners are typically centerfielders, while the slowest are designated hitters and catchers.
We’ve consolidated the list to show the top player in each position. See below:
- CF: Billy Hamilton
- SS: Trea Turner
- LF: Delino DesShields
- 2B: Dee Gordon
- RF: Daniel Robertson/Ben Gamel
- 3B: Kris Bryant
- 1B: Wil Myers
- DH: Corey Dickerson
- C: J.T. Realmuto