SS - Carlos Correa, Houston Astros
Season Stats: .319/.397/.549 (159 OPS+), 17 HR, 58 RBIs, 4.3 WAR
I was tempted to select Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons, who is in the midst of a career season, but it’s simply too difficult to ignore Correa, who has returned to his dominant self after a mediocre (by his lofty standards) 2016. Still only 22 years old, Correa should easily break his career high of 22 home runs this year, but it isn’t his power that’s been most impressive. Correa has boosted his OBP to .397, a healthy increase from last season's .361.