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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Wil Myers is listed (or ranked) 101 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Wil Myers Outfielder

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102
+ - 116 129
Mike Napoli is listed (or ranked) 102 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Mike Napoli Catcher, First baseman

103
+ - 76 77
Andrelton Simmons is listed (or ranked) 103 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Andrelton Simmons Infielder, Shortstop

104
+ - 42 41
Stephen Piscotty is listed (or ranked) 104 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Stephen Piscotty

105
+ - 25 31
Michael Conforto is listed (or ranked) 105 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Michael Conforto

106
+ - 149 282
CC Sabathia is listed (or ranked) 106 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
CC Sabathia Starting pitcher, Pitcher

107
+ - 113 142
Brian McCann is listed (or ranked) 107 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Brian McCann Catcher

108
+ - 71 63
Brett Gardner is listed (or ranked) 108 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Brett Gardner Left fielder, Center fielder

109
+ - 113 167
José Reyes is listed (or ranked) 109 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
José Reyes Catcher

110
+ - 107 135
Brandon Phillips is listed (or ranked) 110 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Brandon Phillips Second baseman

111
+ - 59 89
Matt Adams is listed (or ranked) 111 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Matt Adams First baseman

112
+ - 122 174
Chase Utley is listed (or ranked) 112 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Chase Utley Second baseman

113
+ - 82 107
Starlin Castro is listed (or ranked) 113 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Starlin Castro Shortstop

114
+ - 18 2
Cody Bellinger is listed (or ranked) 114 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Cody Bellinger

115
+ - 149 297
Tim Lincecum is listed (or ranked) 115 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Tim Lincecum Starting pitcher, Pitcher

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116
+ - 12 3
Adam Duvall is listed (or ranked) 116 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Adam Duvall

117
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Jered Weaver is listed (or ranked) 117 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jered Weaver Starting pitcher

118
+ - 45 58
Randal Grichuk is listed (or ranked) 118 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Randal Grichuk Outfielder

119
+ - 93 126
Jay Bruce is listed (or ranked) 119 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jay Bruce Right fielder, Outfielder

120
+ - 63 87
Jeff Samardzija is listed (or ranked) 120 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jeff Samardzija Relief pitcher, Pitcher

121
+ - 41 47
Carlos Carrasco is listed (or ranked) 121 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Carlos Carrasco Pitcher

122
+ - 123 275
Cliff Lee is listed (or ranked) 122 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Cliff Lee Starting pitcher

123
+ - 139 234
Matt Cain is listed (or ranked) 123 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Matt Cain Starting pitcher, Pitcher

124
+ - 122 227
R. A. Dickey is listed (or ranked) 124 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
R. A. Dickey Relief pitcher, Starting pitcher, Pitcher

125
+ - 10 3
Andrew Benintendi is listed (or ranked) 125 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Andrew Benintendi

126
+ - 99 153
Mark Teixeira is listed (or ranked) 126 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Mark Teixeira First baseman

127
+ - 41 53
Corey Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 127 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players

128
+ - 89 105
Shin-Soo Choo is listed (or ranked) 128 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Shin-Soo Choo Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

129
+ - 49 22
Brandon Crawford is listed (or ranked) 129 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Brandon Crawford Shortstop

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130
+ - 105 150
James Shields is listed (or ranked) 130 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
James Shields Pitcher

131
+ - 58 81
Anthony Rendon is listed (or ranked) 131 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Anthony Rendon Third baseman

132
+ - 23 24
Neil Walker is listed (or ranked) 132 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Neil Walker Second baseman, Third baseman

133
+ - 42 19
Lorenzo Cain is listed (or ranked) 133 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Lorenzo Cain Center fielder

134
+ - 48 73
Francisco Liriano is listed (or ranked) 134 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Francisco Liriano Starting pitcher, Pitcher

135
+ - 13 3
Marcell Ozuna is listed (or ranked) 135 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Marcell Ozuna Right fielder

136
+ - 70 94
Mark Trumbo is listed (or ranked) 136 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Mark Trumbo Designated hitter, Right fielder, Outfielder

137
+ - 42 70
Travis d'Arnaud is listed (or ranked) 137 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Travis d'Arnaud Catcher

138
+ - 118 175
Pablo Sandoval is listed (or ranked) 138 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Pablo Sandoval First baseman, Third baseman

139
+ - 11 2
Gary Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 139 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Gary Sánchez Catcher

140
+ - 10 2
A.J. Pollock is listed (or ranked) 140 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
A.J. Pollock Outfielder, Center fielder

141
+ - 42 48
Kevin Kiermaier is listed (or ranked) 141 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Kevin Kiermaier Tampa Bay Rays Outfielder

142
+ - 47 79
Lucas Duda is listed (or ranked) 142 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Lucas Duda Right fielder, Outfielder, First baseman

143
+ - 86 130
Jimmy Rollins is listed (or ranked) 143 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jimmy Rollins Shortstop

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+ - 103 153
Gio Gonzalez is listed (or ranked) 144 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Gio Gonzalez Pitcher

145
+ - 40 15
Addison Russell is listed (or ranked) 145 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players

146
+ - 21 41
Ervin Santana is listed (or ranked) 146 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Ervin Santana Starting pitcher, Pitcher

147
+ - 20 41
Yan Gomes is listed (or ranked) 147 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Yan Gomes Infielder, Catcher, Third baseman

148
+ - 8 2
Mike Moustakas is listed (or ranked) 148 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Mike Moustakas Third baseman

149
+ - 79 130
Andre Ethier is listed (or ranked) 149 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Andre Ethier Right fielder, Outfielder

150
+ - 43 78
Jhonny Peralta is listed (or ranked) 150 on the list The Top Current Baseball Players
Jhonny Peralta Infielder, Shortstop, Third baseman