Speed never slumps. A great team or star player can go through a slump and not be able to hit or pitch very well for an extended period of time, but speed is something that remains with a player no matter what. It can turn an out into a single, a single into a double and can steal a run from the opponent.
There are a handful of guys that can come off the bench and swipe a bag in a key situation, but we're looking at everyday players who use their speed as a part of their game. Also, only players with some MLB service under their belt, so we can fairly assess their talents in the field and on the basepaths.
Here are the top 10 everyday speedsters in the game today.