By Matt Wilkes

Reds second basemen Brandon Phillips is still Gold Glove caliber. Let’s start with his defensive prowess. Among all Major League second basemen in 2014, Phillips was fifth in UZR (8.1) and sixth in DRS (6). Among NL Central second basemen, he finished in first in UZR and second in DRS behind Wong. On top of that, the four-time Gold Glover only committed two errors (though he was limited to 121 games).

Phillips shows no signs of slowing down and continues to be one of the great defensive second basemen in the game.

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