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MLB The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014  

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Who is the best MLB shortstop of the 2014 season? This list includes starters and backup shortstops from both the American and National League. Shortstops are involved in a high number of plays throughout the game. They are responsible for turning the double play. This list has been ranked by baseball fans with the best major league shortstops of 2014.

Major League Baseball is America’s pastime and from its pastoral beginnings, through to its professional urban setting today, it has always captured the imaginations and hearts of fans. Baseball is a game many Americans played as kids, and for that reason it always holds a special place in the American zeitgeist. Opening day each spring is something many baseball fans count down to all year long.

The best MLB shortstops of 2014 on this list include players such as Hanley Ramirez, Jean Segura, Derek Jeter, and Brad Miller. The best shortstops in Major League Baseball are all talented with the glove and with the bat. Through 162 games these best shortstops will help their teams jockey for post-season position.

Vote up the best shortstops of the 2014 Major League season below or add the shortstop you think is the best if he isn't already on the list.

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29 11
Troy Tulowitzki is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Rockies

2
19 8
Andrelton Simmons is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Infielder, Shortstop - Braves

3
20 9
Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Yankees

4
20 12
Hanley Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop, Third baseman - Dodgers

5
15 11
José Reyes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Catcher - Blue Jays

6
11 7
Jhonny Peralta is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Infielder, Shortstop, Third baseman - Cardinals

7
10 7
Alexei Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Infielder, Second baseman, Shortstop - White Sox

8
13 11
Elvis Andrus is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Rangers

9
11 10
Asdrúbal Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Indians

10
8 7
Ben Zobrist is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Right fielder - Rays

11
8 7
Dee Gordon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Dodgers

12
4 3
Rickie Weeks is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
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Brewers

13
12 12
Jean Segura is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Infielder, Shortstop - Brewers

14
11 11
Ian Desmond is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Nationals

15
10 10
J. J. Hardy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Orioles

16
10 10
Starlin Castro is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Cubs

17
9 9
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Shortstop - Giants

18
9 9
Alcides Escobar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Infielder, Shortstop - Royals

19
7 7
Jimmy Rollins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Phillies

20
6 7
Yunel Escobar is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Rays

21
5 6
Erick Aybar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Angels

22
3 4
Mike Avilés is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Second baseman, Shortstop, Third baseman - Indians

23
9 11
Xander Bogaerts is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Red Sox

24
4 6
Jed Lowrie is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Infielder, Second baseman, Shortstop - Athletics

25
4 6
Eric Young, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Outfielder, Second baseman - Mets

26
3 5
Jonathan Villar is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Astros

27
3 5
Brad Miller is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Mariners

28
5 8
Zack Cozart is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Reds

29
3 6
Chris Owings is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Diamondbacks

30
2 5
Josh Rutledge is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Rockies

31
2 5
Rafael Furcal is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Second baseman, Shortstop - Marlins

32
2 5
Ramón Santiago is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Second baseman, Shortstop - Reds

33
1 4
Freddy Galvis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Second baseman - Phillies

34
1 4
Jordy Mercer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Second baseman, Shortstop - Pirates

35
1 4
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Second baseman - Rays

36
4 8
Everth Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Infielder, Second baseman, Shortstop - Padres

37
3 7
Javier Báez is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Cubs

38
2 6
Jeff Bianchi is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop, Starting pitcher, Pitcher - Brewers

39
1 5
Pedro Florimón is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Twins

40
3 8
Jurickson Profar is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Second baseman, Shortstop - Rangers

41
2 7
Stephen Drew is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop - Red Sox