The Top Current Baseball Players

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List Criteria: Best athletes in the MLB right now

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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    Outfielder, Left fielder, Infielder

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    Right fielder, Outfielder

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    Left fielder, Third baseman

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

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    Jose Abreu

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    Pitcher

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    Second baseman

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  8. 58
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    - 236


    Outfielder, Left fielder

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    - 32


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  10. 60
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    Relief pitcher, Pitcher

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    Designated hitter, First baseman

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  12. 62
    + 110
    - 86

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    First baseman, Third baseman

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  13. 63
    + 168
    - 310

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    Left fielder

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  14. 64
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    Right fielder, Center fielder

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  15. 65
    + 194
    - 282

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    Outfielder, Catcher, First baseman

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  16. 66
    + 212
    - 186

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    Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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  17. 67
    + 152
    - 90

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    Right fielder

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  18. 68
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    - 173


    Right fielder

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  19. 69
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    Pitcher

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    Shortstop, Third baseman

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    - 63

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    Shortstop

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    - 71

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    Pitcher

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    Right fielder, Outfielder

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    - 221


    Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

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    - 58

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    Infielder, Third baseman

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    + 73
    - 23

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  27. 77
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    Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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    Right fielder, Left fielder

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    - 102

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    First baseman

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  30. 80
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    - 206


    Center fielder

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    + 86
    - 56

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    Outfielder, Left fielder, Infielder

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  32. 82
    + 113
    - 134


    Center fielder

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  33. 83
    + 174
    - 320

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    Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder

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    Outfielder, Left fielder

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    Pitcher

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    Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

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    - 105

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    Center fielder

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    - 92


    Designated hitter, Catcher, First baseman

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    - 68


    Outfielder, Center fielder

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    + 142
    - 256

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    Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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    + 67
    - 38

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    Catcher

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    + 53
    - 36

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    Second baseman

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  44. 94
    + 118
    - 243


    Starting pitcher

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    - 234


    Starting pitcher

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  46. 96
    + 66
    - 65


    Catcher, Third baseman

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  47. 97
    + 99
    - 140


    Catcher

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  48. 98
    + 114
    - 199


    Relief pitcher, Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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  49. 99
    + 56
    - 63

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    Relief pitcher, Pitcher

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  50. 100
    + 126
    - 258

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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