Top 10 Hitting Middle Infielders in MLB Today

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Top 10 Hitting Middle Infielders in MLB Today
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In years past in the MLB, second baseman and shortstops, or middle infielders, were not expected to be great hitters. However, there has seen a shift away from this way of thinking and now a number of middle infielders are some of the top hitters in the game.

When compiling these rankings, I looked primarily at batting average, extra base hits and home runs for this season as well as their career numbers. I also looked at RBI totals but did not put as much weight on them because the majority of middle infielders hit near the top of the lineup and run opportunities will be limited.

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