The Great Shortstop Boom of the 2010s

Elite shortstops have long been one of the rarest and most valuable commodities in baseball. During the mid-90s, the game saw an exciting influx of high quality shortstops. Between 1994 and 1997, Alex Rodriguez, Derek Jeter, Nomar Garciaparra, and Miguel Tejada each made his Major League debut. Today, the only remaining vestige of that spike…