Whether you're working on your fantasy baseball roster or simply staying abreast of the MLB's finest, this list of the best MLB shortstops currently playing will prove to be quite useful. Also rather useful, the shortstop position, which on average receives the most baseballs coming their way, requiring a top notch player's focus and quick reflexes. Baseball fans, cast your votes for the players best at covering ground balls, protecting second base, and specializing in defense. Who are the best current shortstops in major league baseball today?
In only his third season with the Los Angeles Dodgers, 2016 National League Rookie of the Year Corey Seager quickly emerged as one of the best shortstops in the MLB. Other great baseball players adept at shortstop include Cleveland Indians' Francisco Lindor, Houston Astros' Carlos Correa, and San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford. Vote for who you think are the best MLB shortstops currently playing in the league today. Make sure to also vote for the best current outfielders in the MLB. Such a demanding position also demands some recognition.