Cubs Quick Hits – 01/18/2017: Best Cubs Baserunners According to the Numbers

When I think of the Cubs’ baserunning prowess, the first image that comes to mind is Kris Bryant scoring on a 200-foot Addison Russell pop-up in Game 7 of the World Series. It comes as no surprise, then, to see that Kris Bryant led the Cubs in BsR last year.

BsR, according to FanGraphs, can be defined as the following:

Here’s the full leaderboard:

Bryant: 7.3

Fowler: 6.2

Baez: 2.5

Heyward: 2.0

Zobrist: 1.7

Russell: 1.3

Ross: 0.9

Soler: 0.0

Szczur: -1.0

Contreras: -1.2

Montero: -2.4

Rizzo: -2.8

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