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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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200 110
Francisco Lindor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Cleveland Indians
2
195 109
Javier Báez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Chicago Cubs
3
163 113
Carlos Correa is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Houston Astros
4
133 102
Corey Seager is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Corey Seager Los Angeles Dodgers
5
119 94
Andrelton Simmons is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Los Angeles Angels
6
103 81
Alex Bregman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Houston Astros
7
104 83
Trevor Story is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Trevor Story Colorado Rockies
8
102 82
Trea Turner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Washington Nationals
9
118 98
Xander Bogaerts is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Boston Red Sox
10
99 81
Didi Gregorius is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
New York Yankees
11
104 89
Manny Machado is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
PaulA1 added Los Angeles Dodgers
12
89 75
Brandon Crawford is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
San Francisco Giants
13
79 66
Paul DeJong is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Paul DeJong St. Louis Cardinals
14
88 79
Jean Segura is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Seattle Mariners
15
46 40
Tim Anderson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Chicago White Sox
16
63 60
Dansby Swanson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Dansby Swanson Atlanta Braves
17
68 68
Gleyber Torres is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Gleyber Torres New York Yankees
18
62 64
Elvis Andrus is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Texas Rangers
19
49 57
Orlando Arcia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Orlando Arcia Milwaukee Brewers
20
33 39
Eduardo Escobar is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Arizona Diamondbacks
21
56 69
Addison Russell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Chicago Cubs
22
38 46
Troy Tulowitzki is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Toronto Blue Jays
23
36 44
Zack Cozart is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Los Angeles Angels
24
42 52
Chris Taylor is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Los Angeles Dodgers
25
24 30
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