A couple of weeks ago, the question was posed on Twitter: What’s your all-time all-defensive infield? In response, Truly the GOATs assembled such a list with the help of the miraculous Baseball-Reference.com.
What would your all-time defensive infield look like? Catchers included. Pitchers don’t need to be.
1B: K. Hernandez
2B: B. Mazeroski
SS: H. Wagner
3B: Brooks Robinson
— BaseballHistoryNut (@nut_history) March 18, 2020
A further extension to include the outfield results in quite an interesting lineup, indeed.
Before scrolling down, take a guess. Some positions are filled by pretty much who you figure – the names in the 2B, SS, 3B and RF spots will shock no one, but if anyone guesses who’s on first for the GOAT defensive team, well, Truly the GOATs tips our collective cap to you.
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