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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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128 62
Francisco Lindor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Cleveland Indians

2
114 69
Carlos Correa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Houston Astros

3
99 67
Javier Báez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Chicago Cubs

4
92 62
Corey Seager is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Corey Seager Los Angeles Dodgers

5
75 50
Manny Machado is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
PaulA1 added Los Angeles Dodgers

6
76 51
Trea Turner is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Washington Nationals

7
78 53
Alex Bregman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Houston Astros

8
76 52
Andrelton Simmons is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Los Angeles Angels

9
73 50
Trevor Story is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Trevor Story Colorado Rockies

10
86 62
Xander Bogaerts is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Boston Red Sox

11
68 50
Jean Segura is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Seattle Mariners

12
52 35
Paul DeJong is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Paul DeJong St. Louis Cardinals

13
69 53
Didi Gregorius is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
New York Yankees

14
59 47
Brandon Crawford is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
San Francisco Giants

15
50 44
Gleyber Torres is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Gleyber Torres New York Yankees

16
49 43
Elvis Andrus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Texas Rangers

17
40 34
Dansby Swanson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Dansby Swanson Atlanta Braves

18
42 40
Addison Russell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Chicago Cubs

19
35 33
Orlando Arcia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Orlando Arcia Milwaukee Brewers

20
30 32
José Iglesias is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Detroit Tigers

21
30 32
Jose Peraza is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Jose Peraza Cincinnati Reds

22
23 24
Eduardo Escobar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Arizona Diamondbacks

23
32 35
Marwin Gonzalez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Marwin Gonzalez Houston Astros

24
33 37
Chris Taylor is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Los Angeles Dodgers

25
27 30
Zack Cozart is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current MLB Shortstops
Los Angeles Angels