Since 1981, there have been 199 players with an OPS+ under 80 with at least 1200 plate appearances (not counting pitchers.)
Of those, here are the guys with at least 3 seasons of 10 or more Fielding Runs:
|1||Rey Sanchez||6||1993||2004||25-36||Ind. Seasons|
|2||Ozzie Guillen||5||1986||1990||22-26||Ind. Seasons|
|3||Bob Boone||5||1979||1987||31-39||Ind. Seasons|
|4||Bill Russell||5||1970||1982||21-33||Ind. Seasons|
|5||Cesar Izturis||4||2003||2009||23-29||Ind. Seasons|
|6||Jack Wilson||4||2002||2009||24-31||Ind. Seasons|
|7||Neifi Perez||4||2000||2005||27-32||Ind. Seasons|
|8||Mark Lemke||4||1993||1997||27-31||Ind. Seasons|
|9||Clint Barmes||3||2006||2010||27-31||Ind. Seasons|
|10||Adam Everett||3||2004||2006||27-29||Ind. Seasons|
|11||Endy Chavez||3||2004||2008||26-30||Ind. Seasons|
|12||Pokey Reese||3||1999||2004||26-31||Ind. Seasons|
|13||Brad Ausmus||3||1997||2001||28-32||Ind. Seasons|
|14||Rey Ordonez||3||1996||1999||25-28||Ind. Seasons|
|15||Alex Gonzalez||3||1996||2001||23-28||Ind. Seasons|
|16||Royce Clayton||3||1994||1997||24-27||Ind. Seasons|
|17||Kirt Manwaring||3||1992||1996||26-30||Ind. Seasons|
|18||Dick Schofield||3||1986||1992||23-29||Ind. Seasons|
|19||Larry Bowa||3||1971||1978||25-32||Ind. Seasons|
This list reads as a Who's Who of great-field, poor-hit players from recent times.
Incidentally, it was Pokey Reese who motivated this particular post. He was a great defender, accumulating 6.8 in dWAR over his 8 seasons. He was also a good base stealer with 144 steals at an excellent 85% success rate. He took the extra base 57% of the time, which was way above the league average. He also scored once on base more often (35%) than league average (about 32%).
However, Reese just couldn't get on base. His career .307 OBP is bad. He didn't walk often and struck out a lot for a guy with so little power. If only he could have hit (or walked) a little bit more, he could have had a great career.
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