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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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1
30 12
Troy Tulowitzki is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Rockies
2
20 9
Andrelton Simmons is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Braves
3
21 10
Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Yankees
4
20 13
Hanley Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop, Third baseman
Dodgers
5
15 12
José Reyes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Catcher
Blue Jays
6
11 8
Jhonny Peralta is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Infielder, Shortstop, Third baseman
Cardinals
7
10 8
Alexei Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Infielder, Second baseman, Shortstop
White Sox
8
13 12
Elvis Andrus is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Rangers
9
11 10
Starlin Castro is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Cubs
10
10 9
Alcides Escobar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Infielder, Shortstop
Royals
11
8 7
Dee Gordon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Dodgers
12
8 7
Ben Zobrist is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Right fielder
Rays
13
4 3
Rickie Weeks is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Cardinals4eva added Second baseman

Brewers

14
12 12
Jean Segura is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Brewers
15
11 11
Asdrúbal Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Indians
16
11 11
Ian Desmond is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Nationals
17
10 10
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Shortstop
Giants
18
7 7
Jimmy Rollins is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Phillies
19
10 11
J. J. Hardy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Orioles
20
10 11
Xander Bogaerts is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Red Sox
21
6 7
Yunel Escobar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Rays
22
5 6
Erick Aybar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Angels
23
4 5
Jonathan Villar is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Astros
24
3 4
Mike Avilés is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Second baseman, Shortstop, Third baseman
Indians
25
6 8
Zack Cozart is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best MLB Shortstops of 2014
Shortstop
Reds