2018 Sports 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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Nolan Arenado is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Nolan Arenado Colorado Rockies

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Manny Machado is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Manny Machado Baltimore Orioles

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Kris Bryant is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Kris Bryant Chicago Cubs

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Josh Donaldson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Josh Donaldson Toronto Blue Jays

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Alex Bregman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Alex Bregman Houston Astros

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Jose Ramirez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Jose Ramirez Cleveland Indians

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Freddie Freeman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Freddie Freeman Atlanta Braves

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Justin Turner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Justin Turner Los Angeles Dodgers

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Anthony Rendon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Anthony Rendon Washington Nationals

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Miguel Andujar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Miguel Andujar New York Yankees

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Miguel Sano is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Miguel Sano Minnesota Twins

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Travis Shaw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Travis Shaw Milwaukee Brewers

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Mike Moustakas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Mike Moustakas Kansas City Royals

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Nick Castellanos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Nick Castellanos Detroit Tigers

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Adrian Beltre is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Adrian Beltre Texas Rangers

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Evan Longoria is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Evan Longoria San Francisco Giants

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Matt Chapman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Matt Chapman Oakland Athletics

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Matt Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Matt Carpenter St. Louis Cardinals

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Eugenio Suarez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Eugenio Suarez Cincinnati Reds

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Jake Lamb is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Jake Lamb Arizona Diamondbacks

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Scooter Gennett is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Scooter Gennett Cincinnati Reds

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Maikel Franco is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Maikel Franco Philadelphia Phillies

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Kyle Seager is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Kyle Seager Seattle Mariners

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Todd Frazier is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Todd Frazier New York Mets

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Josh Harrison is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Josh Harrison Pittsburgh Pirates

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Asdrúbal Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Asdrúbal Cabrera New York Mets

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Eduardo Núñez is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Eduardo Núñez Boston Red Sox

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Joey Gallo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Joey Gallo Texas Rangers

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Marwin González is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Marwin González Houston Astros

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Jedd Gyorko is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Jedd Gyorko St. Louis Cardinals

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Logan Forsythe is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Logan Forsythe Los Angeles Dodgers

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Rafael Devers is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Rafael Devers Boston Red Sox

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José Reyes is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
José Reyes New York Mets

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Eduardo Escobar is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Eduardo Escobar Minnesota Twins

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Matt Duffy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Matt Duffy Tampa Bay Rays

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Matt Davidson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Matt Davidson Chicago White Sox

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Brandon Phillips is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Brandon Phillips Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds

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Wilmer Flores is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Wilmer Flores New York Mets

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Martín Prado is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Martín Prado Miami Marlins

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Chase Headley is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Chase Headley San Diego Padres

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Ryon Healy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Ryon Healy Seattle Mariners

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Hernan Perez is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Hernan Perez Milwaukee Brewers

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Jeimer Candelario is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Jeimer Candelario Detroit Tigers

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Yolmer Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Yolmer Sanchez Chicago White Sox

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J. P. Crawford is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
J. P. Crawford Philadelphia Phillies

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Cory Spangenberg is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Cory Spangenberg San Diego Padres

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Russell Martin is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Russell Martin Toronto Blue Jays

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Nick Senzel is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Nick Senzel Cincinnati Reds

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Yangervis Solarte is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Yangervis Solarte Toronto Blue Jays

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Yandy Diaz is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Yandy Diaz Cleveland Indians