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The Best Current MLB Shortstops

Updated March 24, 2020 20.3k votes 1.9k voters 18.6k views51 items

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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  • Francisco Lindor1
    801
    462

    Francisco Lindor

    Cleveland Indians
  • Javier Báez2
    823
    487

    Javier Báez

    Chicago Cubs
  • Fernando Tatis Jr.3
    92
    18

    Fernando Tatis Jr.

    San Diego Padres
  • Trevor Story4
    457
    326

    Trevor Story

  • Trea Turner5
    419
    309

    Trea Turner

    Washington Nationals
  • Xander Bogaerts6
    516
    402

    Xander Bogaerts

    Boston Red Sox
  • Gleyber Torres7
    327
    255

    Gleyber Torres

  • Tim Anderson8
    291
    240

    Tim Anderson

    Chicago White Sox
  • Corey Seager9
    404
    358

    Corey Seager

  • Andrelton Simmons10
    393
    349

    Andrelton Simmons

    Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
  • Carlos Correa11
    527
    486

    Carlos Correa

    Houston Astros
  • Alex Bregman12
    390
    363

    Alex Bregman

    Houston Astros
  • Jorge Polanco13
    191
    174

    Jorge Polanco

    Minnesota Twins
  • Paul DeJong14
    276
    263

    Paul DeJong

  • Didi Gregorius15
    345
    336

    Didi Gregorius

    Philadelphia Phillies
  • Manny Machado16
    356
    347

    Manny Machado

    San Diego Padres
  • Ketel Marte17
    190
    175

    Ketel Marte

  • Dansby Swanson18
    256
    263

    Dansby Swanson

  • Marcus Semien19
    132
    127

    Marcus Semien

    Oakland Athletics
  • Brandon Crawford20
    247
    288

    Brandon Crawford

    San Francisco Giants
  • Elvis Andrus21
    201
    236

    Elvis Andrus

    Texas Rangers
  • Jean Segura22
    223
    270

    Jean Segura

    Philadelphia Phillies
  • Adalberto Mondesi23
    124
    155

    Adalberto Mondesi

  • Eduardo Escobar24
    121
    167

    Eduardo Escobar

    Arizona Diamondbacks
  • Amed Rosario25
    105
    157

    Amed Rosario