2018 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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32 9
Nolan Arenado is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Colorado Rockies

2
31 11
Manny Machado is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Baltimore Orioles

3
30 11
Alex Bregman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Houston Astros

4
26 9
Justin Turner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Los Angeles Dodgers

5
33 15
Kris Bryant is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Kris Bryant Chicago Cubs

6
26 10
Anthony Rendon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Washington Nationals

7
28 13
Jose Ramirez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Jose Ramirez Cleveland Indians

8
29 14
Josh Donaldson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Toronto Blue Jays

9
17 6
Matt Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
St. Louis Cardinals

10
18 8
Travis Shaw is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Travis Shaw Milwaukee Brewers

11
15 6
Miguel Andujar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Miguel Andujar New York Yankees

12
18 9
Mike Moustakas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Kansas City Royals

13
17 9
Miguel Sano is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Miguel Sano Minnesota Twins

14
15 8
Nick Castellanos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Nick Castellanos Detroit Tigers

15
18 12
Adrian Beltre is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Adrian Beltre Texas Rangers

16
14 9
Marwin González is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Houston Astros

17
14 9
Eugenio Suarez is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Eugenio Suarez Cincinnati Reds

18
15 10
Kyle Seager is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Seattle Mariners

19
12 7
Matt Chapman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Oakland Athletics

20
12 7
Maikel Franco is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Maikel Franco Philadelphia Phillies

21
15 10
Evan Longoria is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
San Francisco Giants

22
13 8
Scooter Gennett is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Cincinnati Reds

23
13 10
Joey Gallo is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Texas Rangers

24
13 10
Jake Lamb is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
Jake Lamb Arizona Diamondbacks

25
12 11
Todd Frazier is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current MLB Third Basemen
New York Mets