MLB The Best Current MLB Shortstops  

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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 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? 

Fresh off a World Series win, Carlos Correa from the Houston Astros definitely ranks in the top 10 shortstops, along with Washington Nationals's Trea Turner and Cleveland Indians's Francisco Lindor. Other good MLB shortstops right now include Corey Seager, Manny Machado, Andrelton Simmons, and Didi Gregorius. 

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.

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1
43 21
Francisco Lindor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Cleveland Indians

2
37 18
Javier Báez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Chicago Cubs

3
42 23
Carlos Correa is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Houston Astros

4
27 16
Jean Segura is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Seattle Mariners

5
29 18
Trea Turner is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Washington Nationals

6
29 18
Alex Bregman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Houston Astros

7
30 19
Corey Seager is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Corey Seager Los Angeles Dodgers

8
26 16
Andrelton Simmons is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Los Angeles Angels

9
28 18
Xander Bogaerts is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Boston Red Sox

10
24 15
Trevor Story is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Trevor Story Colorado Rockies

11
24 15
Brandon Crawford is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
San Francisco Giants

12
27 19
Didi Gregorius is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
New York Yankees

13
15 8
Manny Machado is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
PaulA1 added Los Angeles Dodgers

14
20 14
Gleyber Torres is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Gleyber Torres New York Yankees

15
20 15
Paul DeJong is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Paul DeJong St. Louis Cardinals

16
19 14
Chris Taylor is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Los Angeles Dodgers

17
24 20
Elvis Andrus is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Texas Rangers

18
14 11
Ketel Marte is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Ketel Marte Arizona Diamondbacks

19
13 11
Asdrubal Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Asdrubal Cabrera Philadelphia Phillies

20
15 14
Jose Peraza is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Jose Peraza Cincinnati Reds

21
13 12
José Iglesias is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Detroit Tigers

22
10 10
Eduardo Escobar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Arizona Diamondbacks

23
7 7
Jurickson Profar is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
PaulA1 added Texas Rangers

24
13 14
Zack Cozart is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Los Angeles Angels

25
17 19
Addison Russell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Chicago Cubs

26
15 17
Tim Beckham is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Tim Beckham Baltimore Orioles

27
14 16
Marwin Gonzalez is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Marwin Gonzalez Houston Astros

28
12 14
Orlando Arcia is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Orlando Arcia Milwaukee Brewers

29
12 14
Freddy Galvis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
San Diego Padres

30
11 13
Dansby Swanson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Dansby Swanson Atlanta Braves

31
13 17
Marcus Semien is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Oakland Athletics

32
7 10
Johan Camargo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Johan Camargo Atlanta Braves

33
11 15
Troy Tulowitzki is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Toronto Blue Jays

34
8 12
Adeiny Hechavarria is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Pittsburgh Pirates

35
8 12
Matt Duffy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Matt Duffy Tampa Bay Rays

36
8 12
Chad Pinder is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Chad Pinder Oakland Athletics

37
12 17
Eduardo Núñez is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Boston Red Sox

38
7 11
Alcides Escobar is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Kansas City Royals

39
9 14
Aledmys Diaz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Aledmys Diaz Toronto Blue Jays

40
4 8
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PaulA1 added Adalberto Mondesi Kansas City Royals

41
10 16
Tim Anderson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Chicago White Sox

42
5 11
Franklin Barreto is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Franklin Barreto Oakland Athletics

43
7 14
Yangervis Solarte is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Toronto Blue Jays

44
5 12
J. P. Crawford is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
J. P. Crawford Philadelphia Phillies

45
8 16
Jorge Polanco is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Jorge Polanco Minnesota Twins

46
5 13
Chris Owings is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Arizona Diamondbacks

47
8 18
Amed Rosario is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Amed Rosario New York Mets

48
5 14
Willy Adames is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Willy Adames Tampa Bay Rays

49
5 16
José Reyes is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
New York Mets

50
5 17
Brendan Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Brendan Rodgers Colorado Rockies