Baseball The Best Current MLB Third 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 third basemen currently playing will prove to be quite useful. Baseball fans, cast your votes for the players best at covering third base, having quick reflexes, and specializing in defense. Who are the best current third basemen in major league baseball today?

2017 Platinum Glove winner Nolan Arenado of the Colorado Rockies definitely ranks in the top 10 third basemen, along with Chicago Cubs's Kris Bryant and Toronto Blue Jays's Josh Donaldson. Other good MLB third basemen right now include Manny Machado, Freddie Freeman, Alex Bregman, Anthony Rendon, and Travis Shaw. 

Vote for who you think are the best MLB third basemen currently playing in the league today, and feel free to add any players who are missing from the list. 

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51 14
Nolan Arenado is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Colorado Rockies
2
49 25
Kris Bryant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Kris Bryant Chicago Cubs
3
43 21
Alex Bregman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Houston Astros
4
29 10
Matt Chapman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Oakland Athletics
5
44 24
Manny Machado is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Baltimore Orioles
6
41 23
Josh Donaldson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Toronto Blue Jays
7
42 24
Jose Ramirez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Jose Ramirez Cleveland Indians
8
37 20
Justin Turner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Los Angeles Dodgers
9
29 15
Matt Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
St. Louis Cardinals
10
35 21
Anthony Rendon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Washington Nationals
11
24 14
Joey Gallo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Texas Rangers
12
29 20
Adrian Beltre is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Adrian Beltre Texas Rangers
13
26 17
Mike Moustakas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Kansas City Royals
14
24 15
Eugenio Suarez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Eugenio Suarez Cincinnati Reds
15
23 15
Kyle Seager is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Seattle Mariners
16
25 18
Travis Shaw is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Travis Shaw Milwaukee Brewers
17
24 17
Miguel Sano is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Miguel Sano Minnesota Twins
18
22 15
Nick Castellanos is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Nick Castellanos Detroit Tigers
19
22 15
Miguel Andujar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Miguel Andujar New York Yankees
20
22 16
Evan Longoria is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
San Francisco Giants
21
19 15
Scooter Gennett is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Cincinnati Reds
22
19 17
Marwin González is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Houston Astros
23
18 16
Todd Frazier is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
New York Mets
24
17 15
Maikel Franco is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Maikel Franco Philadelphia Phillies
25
15 13
Eduardo Escobar is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Minnesota Twins