Baseball The Best Current MLB Second Basemen  

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Whether you're working on your fantasy baseball roster or simply staying updated with the 2018 MLB rankings, this list of the best MLB second basemen currently playing will prove to be quite useful. Baseball fans, cast your votes for the players best at covering second base, executing double plays, and specializing in defense. Who are the best current second basemen in major league baseball today?

2017 AL MVP and World Series champion José Altuve of the Houston Astros definitely ranks in the top 10 second basemen, along with Baltimore Oriole's Jonathan Schoop and Minnesota Twins's Brian Dozier. Other good MLB second basemen right now include Robinson Cano, Daniel Murphy, Ian Kinsler, Anthony Rizzo, and Dee Gordon. 

Vote for who you think are the best MLB second basemen currently playing in the league today, and feel free to add any players who are missing from the list. 

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Jose Altuve is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Jose Altuve Houston Astros

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Jose Ramirez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Jose Ramirez Cleveland Indians

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Javier Báez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Javier Báez Chicago Cubs

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Brian Dozier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Brian Dozier Minnesota Twins

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Jonathan Schoop is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Jonathan Schoop Baltimore Orioles

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Dee Gordon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Dee Gordon Seattle Mariners

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Robinson Cano is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Robinson Cano Seattle Mariners

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Daniel Murphy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Daniel Murphy Washington Nationals

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Anthony Rizzo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Anthony Rizzo Chicago Cubs

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Chris Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Chris Taylor Los Angeles Dodgers

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Josh Harrison is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Josh Harrison Pittsburgh Pirates

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Ozzie Albies is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Ozzie Albies Atlanta Braves

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Ian Happ is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Ian Happ Chicago Cubs

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Jonathan Villar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Jonathan Villar Milwaukee Brewers

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Matt Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Matt Carpenter St. Louis Cardinals

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D. J. LeMahieu is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
D. J. LeMahieu Colorado Rockies

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Starlin Castro is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Starlin Castro Miami Marlins

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Scooter Gennett is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Scooter Gennett Cincinnati Reds

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Marwin González is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Marwin González Houston Astros

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Cesar Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Cesar Hernandez Philadelphia Phillies

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Dustin Pedroia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Dustin Pedroia Boston Red Sox

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Brandon Phillips is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Brandon Phillips Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds

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Joe Panik is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Joe Panik San Francisco Giants

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Asdrúbal Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Asdrúbal Cabrera New York Mets

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Jose Peraza is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Jose Peraza Cincinnati Reds

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Franklin Barreto is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Franklin Barreto Oakland Athletics

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Chris Owings is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Chris Owings Arizona Diamondbacks

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Matt Duffy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Matt Duffy Tampa Bay Rays

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Rougned Odor is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Rougned Odor Texas Rangers

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Ian Kinsler is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Ian Kinsler Los Angeles Angels

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Hernan Perez is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Hernan Perez Milwaukee Brewers

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PaulA1 added Ozzie Albies Atlanta Braves

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Gleyber Torres is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
PaulA1 added Gleyber Torres New York Yankees

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Devon Travis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
PaulA1 added Devon Travis Toronto Bluejays

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Whit Merrifield is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Whit Merrifield Kansas City Royals

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Jason Kipnis is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Jason Kipnis Cleveland Indians

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Paul DeJong is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Paul DeJong St. Louis Cardinals

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Austin Barnes is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Austin Barnes Los Angeles Dodgers

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Neil Walker is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Neil Walker New York Yankees

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Jed Lowrie is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Jed Lowrie Oakland Athletics

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Kolten Wong is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Kolten Wong St. Louis Cardinals

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Yoan Moncada is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Yoan Moncada Chicago White Sox

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Ben Zobrist is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Ben Zobrist Chicago Cubs

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Tim Beckham is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Tim Beckham Baltimore Orioles

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José Reyes is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
José Reyes New York Mets

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Whitley David Merrifield is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
PaulA1 added Whit Merrifield Kansas City Royals

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Eduardo Núñez is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Eduardo Núñez Boston Red Sox

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Logan Forsythe is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Logan Forsythe Los Angeles Dodgers

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Scott Kingery is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Scott Kingery Philadelphia Phillies

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Devon Travis is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Devon Travis Toronto Blue Jays