Catcher Fantasy Baseball Rankings for 2018

RotoAce provides detailed catcher fantasy baseball rankings, broken into tiers, along with 2018 projections for all of the major statistical categories.

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2018 CATCHER RANKINGS AND PROJECTIONS

TIER 1 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
1. Gary Sanchez, NYY 25 539 .274 83 32 94 3 .344 .526 .870 8.6 21.4
2. Buster Posey, SF 31 579 .305 69 16 75 4 .383 .463 .846 10.8 11.4
3. Willson Contreras, ChC 25 551 .278 73 22 82 5 .359 .474 .833 10.3 20.7
TIER 2 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
4. Evan Gattis, Hou 31 512 .256 67 26 79 0 .309 .483 .792 6.5 19.7
5. J.T. Realmuto, Mia 27 554 .281 64 15 64 7 .331 .437 .768 6.2 17.5
6. Salvador Perez, KC 27 544 .266 65 24 75 1 .301 .463 .764 4.0 19.1
7. Mike Zunino, Sea 27 501 .232 66 26 75 0 .313 .461 .774 8.9 32.7
8. Yadier Molina, SL 35 534 .277 55 12 60 5 .323 .415 .738 6.0 13.2
TIER 3 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
9. Wilson Ramos, TB 30 458 .263 51 18 60 0 .303 .434 .737 5.9 17.5
10. Welington Castillo, ChW 30 431 .255 48 18 59 0 .311 .433 .744 7.5 26.7
11. Brian McCann, Hou 34 436 .239 55 19 60 0 .321 .429 .750 9.5 18.1
12. Jonathan Lucroy, Oak 31 458 .273 52 11 54 1 .347 .415 .762 9.6 13.6
13. Robinson Chirinos, Tex 32 412 .232 52 18 53 1 .315 .432 .747 9.2 25.9
14. Russell Martin, Tor 35 462 .232 55 16 55 2 .338 .408 .746 12.2 23.5
15. Chris Iannetta, Col 34 375 .255 46 16 50 0 .353 .455 .808 12.1 25.2
16. Yasmani Grandal, LAD 29 372 .235 46 17 51 0 .325 .447 .772 11.5 25.2
TIER 4 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
17. Tyler Flowers, Atl 32 398 .262 42 12 48 0 .346 .409 .755 8.6 24.5
18. Christian Vazquez, Bos 27 427 .277 51 7 48 6 .328 .399 .727 6.2 18.6
19. Austin Hedges, SD 25 416 .231 40 16 51 3 .277 .405 .682 5.3 24.8
20. Alex Avila, Ari 30 386 .243 47 13 50 0 .368 .421 .789 15.7 32.5
21. James McCann, Det 26 445 .249 44 12 50 0 .303 .396 .699 6.2 24.0
22. Austin Barnes, LAD 28 337 .258 37 7 37 5 .343 .398 .741 10.6 17.1
23. Tucker Barnhart, Cin 27 438 .262 40 7 44 3 .338 .380 .718 9.8 16.4
24. Jorge Alfaro, Phi 24 389 .241 41 13 46 1 .288 .407 .695 4.4 30.1
25. Jason Castro, Min 29 417 .232 47 12 49 0 .315 .388 .703 10.3 27.9
TIER 5 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
26. Travis d’Arnaud, NYM 29 300 .257 33 10 38 0 .317 .428 .745 7.5 17.2
27. Francisco Cervelli, Pit 32 372 .262 36 5 35 1 .352 .369 .721 10.9 20.2
28. Matt Wieters, Was 31 357 .241 35 10 38 0 .299 .383 .682 7.3 20.2
29. Manny Pina, Mil 30 329 .251 34 8 38 1 .306 .388 .694 6.5 20.5
30. Kevin Plawecki, NYM 27 324 .250 30 8 35 0 .321 .385 .706 8.3 18.1
31. Martin Maldonado, LAA 31 376 .224 40 11 39 0 .293 .360 .653 6.7 24.8
32. Caleb Joseph, Bal 31 336 .237 35 9 36 0 .287 .384 .671 5.8 23.4
33. Devin Mesoraco, Cin 29 238 .229 25 10 29 1 .315 .418 .733 9.8 22.8
34. Kurt Suzuki, Atl 33 276 .257 27 8 32 0 .315 .409 .724 6.1 14.2
35. Chance Sisco, Bal 23 263 .256 26 5 24 1 .324 .386 .710 8.2 24.7
36. Stephen Vogt, Mil 33 206 .257 23 7 27 0 .317 .443 .760 7.7 18.5
37. Yan Gomes, Cle 30 252 .231 28 9 33 0 .286 .407 .693 5.9 26.0
38. Roberto Perez, Cle 29 269 .222 30 8 31 0 .314 .380 .694 11.3 27.3
39. Francisco Mejia, Cle 22 168 .264 19 4 20 2 .309 .413 .722 5.5 17.8
TIER 6 Age PA Avg. R HR RBI SB OBP SLG OPS BB% K%
40. Carson Kelly, SL 23 209 .252 21 5 23 0 .315 .377 .692 7.6 16.3
41. John Hicks, Det 28 205 .246 21 5 23 2 .287 .384 .671 5.0 25.6
42. Miguel Montero, Was 33 175 .231 18 5 21 0 .321 .374 .695 10.9 23.3
43. Andrew Knapp, Phi 25 222 .241 24 4 22 0 .313 .371 .684 9.7 27.9
44. Tom Murphy, Col 26 149 .238 16 5 20 0 .290 .428 .718 6.0 31.9
45. Bruce Maxwell, Oak 27 215 .246 22 4 21 0 .314 .363 .677 9.2 21.9
46. Cameron Rupp, FA 29 189 .224 18 6 22 0 .295 .401 .696 8.4 29.5
47. Mitch Garver, Min 27 181 .245 20 4 20 0 .329 .387 .716 10.4 24.8
48. Sandy Leon, Bos 29 209 .234 22 4 21 0 .301 .358 .659 8.1 24.1
49. Rene Rivera, LAA 34 169 .227 16 5 20 0 .283 .374 .657 6.2 28.1
50. Elias Diaz, Pit 27 171 .258 15 2 17 1 .301 .360 .661 5.5 18.0
51. Omar Narvaez, ChW 26 144 .254 14 2 11 0 .332 .338 .670 10.1 15.1
52. Mike Marjama, Sea 28 140 .240 16 3 15 0 .294 .383 .677 5.9 19.8
53. Tony Wolters, Col 25 143 .242 14 2 13 0 .321 .343 .664 9.7 22.9
54. Jesus Sucre, TB 29 142 .248 13 3 15 1 .286 .363 .649 4.1 18.9
55. A.J. Ellis, SD 36 145 .228 14 4 15 0 .316 .370 .686 9.8 18.9
56. Austin Romine, NYY 29 123 .241 13 3 14 0 .289 .369 .658 5.7 20.8
57. Juan Centeno, Tex 28 133 .256 13 2 12 0 .305 .347 .652 6.1 18.0
58. Francisco Pena, SL 28 98 .235 10 3 11 0 .275 .384 .659 4.8 19.4
59. Victor Caratini, ChC 24 100 .265 8 2 11 0 .328 .407 .735 7.9 18.9
60. Tomas Telis, Mia 26 102 .264 11 1 10 0 .305 .368 .673 4.9 12.6
61. Spencer Kieboom, Was 27 119 .241 11 2 11 0 .306 .358 .664 8.1 20.2
62. Nick Hundley, SF 34 109 .240 11 2 13 0 .285 .390 .675 5.8 25.0
63. Josh Phegley, Oak 30 86 .241 9 2 10 0 .294 .408 .702 6.0 18.9
64. Drew Butera, KC 34 132 .229 13 3 12 0 .286 .354 .640 6.8 24.2
65. Max Stassi, Hou 27 96 .213 11 3 11 0 .287 .369 .656 8.2 29.9
66. Luke Maile, Tor 27 112 .213 10 2 11 1 .264 .326 .590 5.6 22.6
67. Chris Gimenez, ChC 35 86 .214 9 2 9 0 .300 .354 .654 10.0 27.2
68. Chris Herrmann, FA 30 102 .218 13 2 12 1 .298 .367 .665 9.1 26.1
69. Jeff Mathis, Ari 35 195 .211 15 3 16 0 .266 .320 .586 6.2 29.8
70. Jett Bandy, Mil 27 80 .227 8 2 10 0 .289 .387 .676 6.1 22.0