There are few players in Major League Baseball that posses the ability to make game-changing plays on defense on a consistent basis.
It's as if it has become the norm for them and we're surprised when they are unable to complete that magnificent play that only a handful of humans on the planet are able to pull off.
It also takes a while for these players to develop a reputation for being a star on defense because the recipe calls for consistency, as well as some flashy plays sprinkled in here and there. The exception here is, of course, Mike Trout; but he's the exception in a lot of things baseball-related because he's doing things that no 21-year-old should be capable of.
Here's a list ranking the 10 best game-changing defensive stars in baseball.