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Whit quietly with a great season

Jay Binkley
September 25, 2018 - 1:12 pm

-Whit Merrifield is having a great season:  He currently leads the American League with stolen bases with 39.  He led the league with (34) last season.  

-He currently leads the American League with hits with 185.  He is second and 2 hits behind Freddie Freeman for the overall hit lead in Major League Baseball.

-Not to mention his hit streaks he has 4 12 or more game hit streaks this year the most ever by a Kansas City Royal:

-His defense has been great despite the fact he has been splitting time mostly in center field (29 games) and 2nd base (108 games):

-Whit is the only player in Major Leage Baseball this year with 40 + doubles and 35 + stolen bases & 1 of 3 Royals all time: (stat courtesy of David Holtzman)


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