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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37 6
Jose Altuve is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Jose Altuve Houston Astros

2
29 8
Jose Ramirez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Jose Ramirez Cleveland Indians

3
26 12
Javier Báez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Chicago Cubs

4
25 12
Robinson Cano is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Robinson Cano Seattle Mariners

5
23 12
Brian Dozier is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Minnesota Twins

6
20 10
Dee Gordon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Seattle Mariners

7
18 10
Ozzie Albies is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Ozzie Albies Atlanta Braves

8
19 11
Jonathan Schoop is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Baltimore Orioles

9
19 12
Daniel Murphy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Washington Nationals

10
16 12
D. J. LeMahieu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Colorado Rockies

11
17 14
Chris Taylor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Los Angeles Dodgers

12
16 13
Rougned Odor is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Texas Rangers

13
14 11
Ian Kinsler is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Los Angeles Angels

14
13 10
Starlin Castro is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Miami Marlins

15
12 9
Scooter Gennett is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Cincinnati Reds

16
9 6
Asdrúbal Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
New York Mets

17
16 14
Ian Happ is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Ian Happ Chicago Cubs

18
10 8
Brandon Phillips is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds

19
9 7
Jose Peraza is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Jose Peraza Cincinnati Reds

20
8 6
Jed Lowrie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Oakland Athletics

21
4 2
Gleyber Torres is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
PaulA1 added Gleyber Torres New York Yankees

22
16 15
Matt Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
St. Louis Cardinals

23
12 11
Whit Merrifield is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Whit Merrifield Kansas City Royals

24
11 10
Dustin Pedroia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Boston Red Sox

25
10 9
Marwin González is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Houston Astros

26
7 6
Chris Owings is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Arizona Diamondbacks

27
17 17
Anthony Rizzo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Chicago Cubs

28
11 11
Jonathan Villar is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Milwaukee Brewers

29
10 10
Cesar Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Cesar Hernandez Philadelphia Phillies

30
10 10
Josh Harrison is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Pittsburgh Pirates

31
9 10
Eduardo Núñez is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Boston Red Sox

32
9 10
Paul DeJong is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Paul DeJong St. Louis Cardinals

33
8 9
Ben Zobrist is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Chicago Cubs

34
8 9
Joe Panik is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
San Francisco Giants

35
6 7
Franklin Barreto is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Franklin Barreto Oakland Athletics

36
9 11
Jason Kipnis is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Cleveland Indians

37
6 8
Hernan Perez is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Hernan Perez Milwaukee Brewers

38
2 4
Chase Utley is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Los Angeles Dodgers

39
7 10
Neil Walker is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
New York Yankees

40
7 11
Yoan Moncada is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Yoan Moncada Chicago White Sox

41
5 9
Tim Beckham is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Tim Beckham Baltimore Orioles

42
4 8
José Reyes is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
New York Mets

43
1 5
Devon Travis is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
PaulA1 added Devon Travis Toronto Bluejays

44
4 9
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Minnesota Twins

45
3 9
Kolten Wong is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
St. Louis Cardinals

46
2 9
Devon Travis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Devon Travis Toronto Blue Jays

47
2 9
Brad Miller is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Tampa Bay Rays

48
1 10
Yangervis Solarte is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Current MLB Second Basemen
Toronto Blue Jays