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Griffey's Defense

Courtesy ESPN.com stats

NAME GP GS INN TC PO A E DP FPCT RF ZR
Jeremy Reed, Sea 137 129 1150.2 393 383 7 3 1 .992 3.05 .943
Aaron Rowand, CWS 157 151 1368.2 394 388 3 3 1 .992 2.57 .939
David DeJesus, KC 119 118 1005.1 317 306 7 4 3 .987 2.80 .923
Vernon Wells, Tor 155 153 1358.0 363 351 12 0 4 1.000 2.41 .911
Luis Matos, Bal 120 110 990.0 310 298 7 5 2 .984 2.77 .909
Grady Sizemore, Cle 155 152 1370.0 379 373 3 3 1 .992 2.47 .908
Nook Logan, Det 123 93 874.1 291 282 3 6 2 .979 2.93 .904
Corey Patterson, ChC 122 111 987.2 250 239 6 5 2 .980 2.23 .900
Brady Clark, Mil 145 145 1275.1 406 399 5 2 4 .995 2.85 .892
Jim Edmonds, StL 139 132 1153.1 326 317 7 2 1 .994 2.53 .888
Carlos Beltran, NYM 150 149 1289.1 387 378 5 4 1 .990 2.67 .887
Juan Pierre, Fla 160 155 1383.0 343 332 7 4 3 .988 2.21 .882
Preston Wilson, Was/Col 124 122 1069.2 273 265 5 3 0 .989 2.27 .878
Dave Roberts, SD 109 101 901.2 241 235 4 2 0 .992 2.39 .875
Johnny Damon, Bos 147 144 1225.0 405 394 5 6 0 .985 2.93 .874
Andruw Jones, Atl 159 158 1366.1 378 365 11 2 1 .995 2.48 .873
Willy Taveras, Hou 148 144 1254.0 345 332 10 3 2 .991 2.45 .864
Bernie Williams, NYY 112 100 863.2 234 226 6 2 1 .991 2.42 .862
Mark Kotsay, Oak 137 137 1184.1 310 299 7 4 3 .987 2.33 .850
Ken Griffey Jr., Cin 124 124 1066.2 294 285 6 3 1 .990 2.46 .805

Ranks dead last in MLB Zone Rating.
Zone rating: The percentage of balls fielded by a player in his typical defensive "zone," as measured by STATS, Inc.

This is not the end all-be all of defensive stats but wow.  That's rough.

Its pretty clear that almost anyone could cover more ground than Griffey anymore.

Lets start the discussion.

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