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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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Ian Kinsler is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Ian Kinsler Second baseman

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Jose Abreu is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jose Abreu

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Dallas Keuchel is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Dallas Keuchel Pitcher

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Carlos Correa is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players

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Eric Hosmer is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Eric Hosmer Designated hitter, First baseman

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David Wright is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
David Wright Third baseman

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Craig Kimbrel is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Craig Kimbrel Relief pitcher, Pitcher

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Matt Holliday is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Matt Holliday Outfielder, Left fielder

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Alex Gordon is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Alex Gordon Left fielder, Third baseman

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Matt Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Matt Carpenter First baseman, 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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Ben Zobrist is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Ben Zobrist Right fielder

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Gerrit Cole is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Gerrit Cole Pitcher

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Jason Heyward is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jason Heyward Right fielder, Outfielder

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Xander Bogaerts is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players

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Brian Dozier is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Brian Dozier Shortstop

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Matt Kemp is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Matt Kemp Right fielder, Center fielder

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Kyle Seager is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Kyle Seager Infielder, Third baseman

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Freddie Freeman is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Freddie Freeman First baseman

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Yasiel Puig is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Yasiel Puig Right fielder

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Ryan Braun is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Ryan Braun Left fielder

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Cole Hamels is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Cole Hamels Pitcher

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Hunter Pence is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Hunter Pence Right fielder, Outfielder

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Daniel Murphy is listed (or ranked) 74 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Daniel Murphy Outfielder, Left fielder, Infielder

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Joe Mauer is listed (or ranked) 75 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Joe Mauer Outfielder, Catcher, First baseman

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Hanley Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Hanley Ramírez Shortstop, Third baseman

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Ichiro Suzuki is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Ichiro Suzuki Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

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Justin Upton is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Justin Upton Right fielder, Left fielder

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Sonny Gray is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Sonny Gray Pitcher

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Jordan Zimmermann is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jordan Zimmermann Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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Jacoby Ellsbury is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jacoby Ellsbury Center fielder

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

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J. D. Martinez is listed (or ranked) 83 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
J. D. Martinez Outfielder, Left fielder

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Chris Archer is listed (or ranked) 84 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Chris Archer Pitcher

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Curtis Granderson is listed (or ranked) 85 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Curtis Granderson Center fielder

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

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Jason Kipnis is listed (or ranked) 87 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jason Kipnis Second baseman

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Carlos Beltrán is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Carlos Beltrán Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

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Carlos Gómez is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Carlos Gómez Center fielder

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Víctor Martínez is listed (or ranked) 90 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Víctor Martínez Designated hitter, Catcher, First baseman

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Josh Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 91 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Josh Hamilton Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder

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Michael Brantley is listed (or ranked) 92 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Michael Brantley Outfielder, Center fielder

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Mike Napoli is listed (or ranked) 93 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Mike Napoli Catcher, First baseman

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Christian Yelich is listed (or ranked) 94 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players

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Brandon Crawford is listed (or ranked) 95 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Brandon Crawford Shortstop

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Brian McCann is listed (or ranked) 96 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Brian McCann Catcher

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Lorenzo Cain is listed (or ranked) 97 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Lorenzo Cain Center fielder

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Russell Martin is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Russell Martin Catcher, Third baseman

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Tim Lincecum is listed (or ranked) 99 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Tim Lincecum Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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Chase Utley is listed (or ranked) 100 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Chase Utley Second baseman