MLB The Top Current Baseball Players  

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List of the best current players in baseball in 2016-2017, ranked by fans, critics, and sports analysts. This list includes the best current MLB players in all positions, rookies to old pros. Vote for those you believe to be the best current baseball players in order to move them up the list, or click "rerank" to customize an order of your own.

The best MLB players are those who have consistently proven their talent on the field. From expert pitchers to top short stops, these great athletes have made a name for themselves by being better than the rest. Who is the best player in baseball? There's sure to be plenty of debate. But the only way to get your voice heard (and make sure your choice for the best player in MLB makes it to the top of the list) is to vote! Remember, the guys on this list have be current players to who play in the league today. Though they may soon be considered some of the best baseball players of all time, for now, we're ranking who is best on the field right now!

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Eric Hosmer is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Eric Hosmer Designated hitter, First baseman

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Xander Bogaerts is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players

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Todd Frazier is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Todd Frazier Outfielder, Left fielder, Infielder

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Ian Kinsler is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Ian Kinsler Second baseman

55
+ - 172 122
Jose Abreu is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jose Abreu

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Starling Marte is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Starling Marte Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder

57
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Matt Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Matt Carpenter First baseman, Third baseman

58
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Matt Harvey is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Matt Harvey Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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Matt Holliday is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Matt Holliday Outfielder, Left fielder

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David Wright is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
David Wright Third baseman

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Yu Darvish is listed (or ranked) 61 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Yu Darvish Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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Alex Gordon is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Alex Gordon Left fielder, Third baseman

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Freddie Freeman is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Freddie Freeman First baseman

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Brian Dozier is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Brian Dozier Shortstop

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Daniel Murphy is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Daniel Murphy Outfielder, Left fielder, Infielder

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Gerrit Cole is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Gerrit Cole Pitcher

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Ben Zobrist is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Ben Zobrist Right fielder

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Matt Kemp is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Matt Kemp Right fielder, Center fielder

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Kyle Seager is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Kyle Seager Infielder, Third baseman

70
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Jason Heyward is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jason Heyward Right fielder, Outfielder

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Yasiel Puig is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Yasiel Puig Right fielder

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Ichiro Suzuki is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Ichiro Suzuki Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

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Ryan Braun is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Ryan Braun Left fielder

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Cole Hamels is listed (or ranked) 74 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Cole Hamels Pitcher

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Hunter Pence is listed (or ranked) 75 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Hunter Pence Right fielder, Outfielder

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Miguel Sano is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Miguel Sano

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Joe Mauer is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Joe Mauer Outfielder, Catcher, First baseman

78
+ - 110 94
Sonny Gray is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Sonny Gray Pitcher

79
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Hanley Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Hanley Ramírez Shortstop, Third baseman

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Chris Archer is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Chris Archer Pitcher

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J. D. Martinez is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
J. D. Martinez Outfielder, Left fielder

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Jose Bautista is listed (or ranked) 82 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players

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Justin Upton is listed (or ranked) 83 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Justin Upton Right fielder, Left fielder

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Jason Kipnis is listed (or ranked) 84 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jason Kipnis Second baseman

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Jordan Zimmermann is listed (or ranked) 85 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jordan Zimmermann Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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Carlos Beltrán is listed (or ranked) 86 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Carlos Beltrán Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

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Curtis Granderson is listed (or ranked) 87 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Curtis Granderson Center fielder

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Jacoby Ellsbury is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jacoby Ellsbury Center fielder

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+ - 86 59
Jonathan Lucroy is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jonathan Lucroy Catcher

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+ - 99 129
Carlos Gómez is listed (or ranked) 90 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Carlos Gómez Center fielder

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Víctor Martínez is listed (or ranked) 91 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Víctor Martínez Designated hitter, Catcher, First baseman

92
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Corey Seager is listed (or ranked) 92 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Corey Seager

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Josh Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 93 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Josh Hamilton Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder

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Dexter Fowler is listed (or ranked) 94 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Dexter Fowler Center fielder

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+ - 78 91
Michael Brantley is listed (or ranked) 95 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Michael Brantley Outfielder, Center fielder

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Ryan Zimmerman is listed (or ranked) 96 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Ryan Zimmerman Third baseman

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Christian Yelich is listed (or ranked) 97 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players

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Michael Wacha is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players

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Wil Myers is listed (or ranked) 99 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Wil Myers Outfielder

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Russell Martin is listed (or ranked) 100 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Russell Martin Catcher, Third baseman