Originally written on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 3/7/12
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Michael Bourn (credits below) Annie: "Well, I should probably tell you that I'm taking the bus because I had my driver's license revoked." Jack: " What for?" Annie: "Speeding." No, that’s not it. "I feel the need, the need for speed." Yeah, that has a solid ring to it. Yet, Michael Bourn gets no love this year: his ADP at Mock Draft Central is in the 50s and he has gone as late as 79. Over the last three years, the top three base stealers are Bourn, Carl Crawford and Rajai Davis. Bourn has 174 steals, Crawford and Davis have 125. There are almost as many steals separating #1 and #2 on the list as separating numbers 2 and 22 (Bobby Abreu with 75). Bourn is also in the top 15 in runs scored and has a respectable .283 average during that span. While Bourn is somewhat a one-trick pony, no one else has his trick (Davis doesn’t have a starting job and Crawford is injured and, potentially, sucks). Just looking back one year, Bourn scored the 21st most runs and stole the most bases...
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